Looking for a great techy Christmas gift for elderly? why don't you try this memo touch. Memo Touch Tablet PC was specially designed for elderly, it comes with software that provides memory-challenged aging users with virtual assistance to help them deal with everyday activities. Even many of the new tech products are targeting the young people but today there's an Increasing number of gadgets which aims for Older people.
This Memo Touch Tablet PC is based on a 10-inch Archos 101 tablet and comes with custom software that provides memory-challenged aging users with virtual assistance to help them deal with everyday activities and it allows caregivers to update content remotely. This memo touch tablet also didn't requires any computer experience. it makes them suitable for elderly. If you're looking for a tablet PC for your Children Christmas Gift then we suggest you to read this review of Nabi Tablet PC or Innotab Tablet PC for Kids. So how about the features of Memo Touch Tablet?
The tablet displays current day and time, as well as remotely managed information and reminders. Caregivers, or family members can log into a website at any time, where it's possible to post information, messages, or reminders for the Memo Touch's owner. These include a "crawl line" with personalized messages, calendar with ringtone alerts, to-do lists and a pillbox feature with names of medications and instructions for taking them. There's also a weather forecast, phone list with emergency and frequently-called numbers and a photo album with grouped view and text labels. In case of an emergency, the Help button automatically sends a text, e-mail or both to the caregiver.
These Cool Memo Touch Tablet running on Android OS, its creators say the Memo Touch doesn't require any computer experience and overrides other software on the tablet so the user "cannot accidentally get lost in a maze of applications, menus, or out in cyberspace." An internet connection is required though, to enable the remote manageability.
Memo Touch is not the only tablet solution for the elderly - Angela from Independa for example, provides some similar functionality. Memo Touch, however, is much more limited in terms of online access, as it is intended primarily for users with early-stage dementia and mild cognitive impairment.
The Memo Touch tablet can be purchased online for the price of US$299. It also requires an additional US$179 for a six-month subscription, or US$300 for a 12-month subscription, which allows use of the remote management website. The company's returns policy allows the unit to be returned within three months (if not damaged and the software is unchanged) and the subscription fee will be refunded for the remaining months.
It seems that this Memo Touch Tablet PC was really suitable for the Tech Christmas Gift for Elderly. What do you think?