Tablet maker Fuhu launches new content subscription service

Tue Jun 9, 2015 9:07am EDT
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(Reuters) - Fuhu Inc, creator of kid-friendly computer tablets, said it will launch a new tablet that includes content from Walt Disney Co, Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc, Discovery Communications Inc and others.

The tablet, called nabi Pass Tab, has a $9.99 monthly fee for a two-year subscription, while a one-year subscription costs $14.99 a month.

Subscribers can access content from National Geographic Kids and learning apps and games developed by Cupcake Digital, which features characters such as DreamWorks Animation's "Kung Fu Panda", Fuhu said in a statement on Tuesday.

The nabi Pass Tab also includes access to Wings Learning System, which has educational courses for children in areas such as math, reading and writing.

A subscription also includes the tablet, Fuhu said.

Nabi Pass Tab will be available from June 16 and an early pre-sale period will start on June 9.

(Reporting by Devika Krishna Kumar in Bengaluru and Lisa Richwine in Los Angeles; Editing by Savio D'Souza)