Today, Swipe Telecom announced a new smartphone device called Junior, and design especially for kids. Being a product developed for the children, we’ll get some parental control features. Apparently, Swipe Junior is meant to the kids in the age group of 5 – 15 years.


Beside the parental control features, this smartphone includes a customised UI, and geo-tracking in order to track a child’s location anytime. Also, we’ll get a SOS button on the device that is set to call a pre-defined contact in case of emergencies. Another thing included on this interesting smartphone, is the shock proof protective casing.


As for specs, we’re looking at a low-end phone with 4.5-inch IPS display, dual-core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz and 512 MB of RAM memory. There’s 4 GB space of internal storage, Android 4.4 KitKat operating system, 3G support and a 2-megapixel rear camera.

Swipe Junior packs a 1900 mAh battery that promises up to 8 hours of talk time, a 0.3-megapixel front-facing sensor, WiFi and microUSB v2.0 port. All these specs are packed in a $90 phone that might be the perfect gift for your kids this Holidays.