Vtech Innotab 3S Review

I received this product from VTech in exchange for my honest review. Opinions are my own.

My youngest son (he’s 9) had been asking for a tablet for a while before we received the VTech Innotab 3S for review. This fun educational tablet for kids ages 3-9 has many great features. When we first unpackaged it my son was so excited to check it out!

VTech Innotab 3S

The VTech Innotab 3S is the newest children’s tablet in the VTech Innotab line. Let me tell you about some of the great features it offers…

VTech Innotab 3S

The neatest thing about this tablet (in my opinion) is that it has Wi-Fi so my son can connect with us through our smartphones. My son can send us texts and photos right from his Innotab 3S using VTech Kid Connect. He can also browse kid-safe, parent approved websites through the tablet which makes me feel safe about him being online. He could also connect with others who have a VTech Innotab 3S anytime, anywhere.

The VTech Learning Lodge is like the app store for the tablet. There kids can download a variety of educational apps (it requires a password for paid apps). The password protected parental control feature on the Innotab 3S allows parents to set a daily usage limit, approve websites and monitor what their kids are looking at online. The Learning Lodge features more than 600 games, videos, e-books and music for your child to download and enjoy. There is also a Wishlist Maker on the tablet that allows kids to send their parents emails about the apps that they’d like to download. The paid apps are mostly inexpensive with the licensed apps being a bit more pricey. However, the tablet comes pre-loaded with 20 apps to give your kids a good start.

The Innotab 3S also features a rotating camera that allows kids to easily take photos of everything around them, including themselves. The 2.0 megapixel camera also takes videos and offers enhanced photo features for more fun.

You can also purchase cartridges for the VTech Innotab 3S featuring your child’s favorite characters such as the goofy monsters from Monsters, Inc. Each cartridge is made for different stages of your child’s learning.

The VTech Innotab 3S won’t go through a bunch of batteries because the battery pack is charged with the AC adaptor that is included with some of the tablets. The charger can also be purchased separately. The rechargeable battery pack lasts 9 whole hours on one charge and all of the charging is done inside the tablet.

VTech Innotab 3S

My son has had hours of fun with his VTech Innotab 3S and I think it would make a great holiday gift this season. Priced at around $100 it is a great value. Visit VTech online to learn more about the VTech Innotab 3S. This tablet is available in blue and white or pink and white so it’s perfect for both boys and girls.

Check out this video from the great folks at Time To Play to learn even more!

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  1. Megan says:

    I like the texting.

  2. Francine Anchondo says:

    I like the camera

  3. Rachel deHart says:

    I like the camera and wifi

  4. Barbara Montag says:

    I like the Movie Maker feature – thank you.

  5. Holly Storm-Burge says:

    My daughter would love the camera feature.

  6. Andrea v says:

    I love the wifi

  7. Sandy VanHoey says:

    I like the camera and the apps

  8. Christine Mondy says:

    I like the rotating camera feature.

  9. Sonya Morris says:

    I love that it comes with a rechargeable battery pack and AC adapter.

  10. Angela Y says:

    I love the camera and wifi capability!

  11. sara haaf says:

    safe web browser

  12. Wild Orchid says:

    I love the camera feature. My son would love this!!

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  13. Nicole Vosburgh says:

    I love that it has 4 gb of on-board memory.

  14. Stephen says:

    I like the rewards system on the innotab

  15. Rebecca Graham says:

    I like the camera.

  16. ellen beck says:

    I really like that VTech Kid Connect Basic is included and tere is nothing to buy or install to make it work.

  17. April Brenay says:

    its a tie between the wifi and the camera! both are awesome!

  18. Rebecca Parsons says:

    I like that kids can communicate with parents cell phone or other internet capable device through a downloadable app.

  19. Katherine says:

    I like that they have a camera they can use

  20. I like the kid safe browsing that it offers.
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  21. Courtney Renee says:

    it has a camera! awesome!

  22. Tarah says:

    I love that it has a rechargeable battery

  23. Jessica Wyatt says:

    I love that it has wifi and can connect to smart phones!

  24. Ann Fantom says:

    My favorite feature of the Vtech InnoTab 3S is the integrated 2.0 megapixel, 180° rotating camera. My daughter would have a lot of fun with it.

  25. Kellie Conklin says:

    There are so many great features! As an adult I love the rechargeable battery (so much more convenient than trying to locate batteries) and I know the kids will love the WonderCam with all the effects (they never stop taking pictures!). I also like that it comes with an e-reader :) Thanks!

  26. Cynthia C says:

    I like the Movie Maker feature

  27. nickie says:

    Wifi is my favortie

  28. Terra Heck says:

    I like that it has an app to play your own MP# Playlist where kids can listen to their favorite songs, import their own music, play their own playlist, and download albums from VTech’s Learning Lodge app store. Thanks.
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  29. Brooke Adametz says:

    I think the kid connect feature is really neat!

  30. Kim D. says:

    I like that it has a camera.

  31. April G says:

    The best part has to be the rechargeable battery pack for me!

  32. Chris deHart says:

    Wifi is my favortie

  33. D SCHMIDT says:

    I like the 180 rotating camera and video recorder.

  34. Tamar says:

    I like that it has a camera.

  35. Cassandra Eastman says:

    I love that you can exchange text and fun stickers between the InnoTab 3S and smart phones!

  36. Tabathia B says:

    the movie maker and the ereader

  37. kelly tillotson says:

    the camera and all the app/game options
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    kelly-tillotson@hotmail.com

  38. Heather says:

    My favorite feature is the ereader!

  39. rod jackson says:

    the camera option

  40. steve weber says:

    I like that it has a camera.

  41. Mary Casper says:

    has to be the camera

  42. latanya says:

    VTech Kid Connect Basic

  43. Natalie S says:

    I love the 1800 rotating camera and video recorder and the ereader!

  44. amy pugmire says:

    I love the camera and the e-reader

  45. Anne Lehnick says:

    I love that the edges are protected. We have both an iPad and a Kindle with broken screens because the kids are just too rough with those non-kid friendly devices.

  46. Margaret Smith says:

    The camera is my favorite feature.

  47. lindsay says:

    my favorite feature is the educational apps.

  48. Adrienne Gordon says:

    The movie maker app is cool

  49. Melissa M says:

    I like the camera but also love the apps

  50. DawnC says:

    The 2.0 megapixel camera. Then I could have my ipad back! lol The kids would fill this up with pictures instead.
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