OLPC announces XO Tablet coming to select Walmart stores later in 2013

OLPC announces XO Tablet will be sold at Walmart, more retail stores to come

One Laptop Per Child still hasn’t revealed any pricing details about that US-bound XO Tablet, but today the company’s announcing some of the retail shelves we can expect its new child-friendly device to hit. For starters, the XO Tablet will be available at ‘select’ Walmart brick-and-mortar stores and website in the US this year, however OLPC wasn’t quite clear about when exactly that’s going to be — we tried asking the company ourselves, but we were told no information could be given at the time. Furthermore, OLPC said it has struck a deal with Sakar International, which gives the latter exclusives rights “to sell the XO Tablet to leading US retailers for both in-store and online sales.” Only time will tell how many retailers will join Wally on offering the learning device, but one of the world’s largest retailers certainly isn’t a bad place to start.

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By | 2013-01-08T22:00:08+00:00 January 8th, 2013|Android Related|0 Comments

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