Fisher Price iXL Learning System
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We all know and heard about Fisher Price, so it is now news that they have one of the hottest toys around, the Fisher Price iXL Learning System. The iXL Learning System is actually much more than a toy, like many of Fisher Price toys, the iXL is a “learning toy”. Fisher Price is known by this type of toys, at the end the kids do not even know they are actually learning something while playing around with their toys and friends. The iXL Learning System takes this concept to greater heights! The Fisher-Price iXL Learning System has 6 incredible main applications:
- Digital Reader: Like the e-readers from their parents, now kids will be able to read their favorite books without having to actually carry any book with them. The digital reader is preloaded with one animated tale. It has 15 pages and two methods of interaction: 1) the device reads to the kid or 2) device interacts with the kids. Your kids will be able to expand on reading comprehension and spelling.
- Game Player: As with many of the Fisher Price games, this one does not disappoint. The kids will be playing for hours while learning at the same time. The game player is preloaded with one classic arcade game. The game has 3 intensity levels and helps kids to count
- Notepad: This is a simple to use tool, they can start practicing their ABC’s by using the notepad. The kids will be able to practice writing letters, words and start playing with numbers.
- Art Studio: Kids will be able to color and to let their creativity roll. You will be pleased to see them entertained while developing the creative skills. You will find silly stampers, bucket fills, pen styles, colors erase button, and even has music as a background.
- MP3 Player: Let your kids play their favorite tunes, especially useful for long trips in the car or in the plane. Well, unless your kid decides to sing along! You can add your own songs and also create playlists. The MP3 player includes one song at the time of purchase. It is compatible with the following file formats: MP3 and WMA.
- Photo Viewer: Kids will be able to see the pictures they have taken and will be able to draw on them. It does not have a camera, but you can upload the pictures using the USB cable or the SD Card. The photo viewer has a preloaded album with 3 sample pictures.
Other applications also included in the Fisher Price iXL Learning System:
- Virtual Pet
- Flash Cards
- Monkey Play
- Tic Tac Toe
The main device has few items preloaded. Kids will be able to generate their login user name and with that personalize their play time. The Fisher Price iXL Learning System is compatible with PC’s and Mac’s. In the box you will find:
- USB cable to connect to your computer
- Media Management CD
While the Fisher Price iXL Learning System is considered an education toy, it mirrors everything parents do. Your kid will feel just like an adult, with their own computer or their own e-book reader. Other features of the iXL Learning Sytem include:
- Handheld device
- 3.5 inch color screen
- Action button
- Built-in speaker, Headphone jack
- SD memory card slot
- Tethered stylus
- Built-in memory
- No cartridges needed for this item.
Items you need to consider:
- The iXL uses 4 “AA” batteries that according to some of the customer’s reviews are drained quite frequently. You might want to acquire some rechargeable batteries or get the recharging station.
- Although the base unit comes with some applications, to get the full advantage of the unit, you might want to buy some additional software
- TheFisher Price iXL Learning System comes in three colors however only and
- To protect the unit, you might be interested in getting the storage case were available at the time of this review.
- Minimum System Requirements:
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP, Vista or Window 7, Macintosh OS X v10.4 or higher Hard Drive: 150 MB available Video Resolution 800x600 32 bit color Direct X9.0 Sound: 16-bit DirectX CD or DVD drive USB Port 1.1