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Q: What is the XO Tablet?
A: The XO Tablet is a 7" tablet which offers a child-oriented learning environment as well as the traditional Android interface and Google Play Store for parents who wish to share the tablet with their children.
Q: Where can I purchase the XO Tablet?
A: You can now order the XO Tablet online at Amazon, Target and Walmart.com. The tablet also is available in a limited number of Walmart stores. We hope to be able to announce the availability of the tablet at other retailers and in additional countries in the near future.
If you are an educational or governmental institution that plans to order at least 100 XO Tablet units, please contact OLPC at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss potential discounts.
Q: How does purchasing a XO Tablet help OLPC's mission?
A: The XO Tablet is the first tablet featuring OLPC's XO Learning software environment. Proceeds from XO Tablet purchases will be used to further develop the XO Learning software and enhance it to address the needs of a larger population of children.
Q: Does the XO Tablet run the same programs as XO Laptops?
A: The XO Tablet currently does not run the same programs as the XO Laptop series. However we are working with Sugar Labs and other partners to build software which can be run on both platforms.
Q: Does OLPC provide tablet or other computer donations?
A: OLPC usually does not directly donate tablet or laptop computers, but instead works with other non-profit and governmental organizations to make our educational hardware and software available to children.
Q: What languages is the XO Tablet available in?
A: The XO Tablet currently supports English and Spanish. Support for other languages is planned. Not all content is available in all languages. Included languages and content may vary by store and the country of sale.
Q: How do I get support for my XO Tablet?
A: OLPC and its volunteers do not provide support for XO Tablets purchased online or from retail stores. Please contact Vivitar/Sakar at +1 (877) 236-0183 or visit www.xotablet.com if you need support with your XO Tablet.
Specifications subject to change without notice. The actual product sold may differ from the information provided above. "XO Tablet" is a registered trademark of One Laptop Per Child Association, Inc. All other trademarks shown are owned by their respective holders.
Last Updated: August 12, 2013