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One Laptop per Child - XO Laptop

The XO is a learning tool designed and built especially for children in developing countries living in some of the most remote environments.

One Laptop per Child - XO Laptop

Primary Function: To provide each child with a rugged, low-cost, low-power, connected laptop with content and software designed for collaborative, joyful, self-empowered learning.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Children without access to computers/technology.

Need Addressed: Educational opportunities through technology.

Uniqueness: The XO has built-in wireless and a unique screen that is readable under direct sunlight for children who go to school outdoors. It is durable, functional, and energy-efficient.

Dimensions: 242mmx228mm x 32mm; 1.45KG with LiFeP battery; 1.58KG with NiMH battery.

User Requirements: Requires electricity (or alternate power-charging source, such as car battery) to recharge.

Resources: N/A

Approximate Cost: $199 to donate

One Laptop per Child - XO Laptop

Geographic Coverage: US, Mexico, Haiti, Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, South Africa, Mozambique, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Mali, Ghana, Nigeria, Italy, Lebanon, Palestine, Iraq, Afghanistan, India, Nepal, Mongolia, Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia, Oceania.

Distributor: One Laptop per Child

Primary Contacts: http://wiki.laptop.org/go/OLPC:Contact_us

Languages Spoken: English

Phone Number: 617.714.4589

Physical Address: 222 Third Street, Suite 0234, Cambridge, MA 02142-1158

Website: http://laptop.org/en/index.shtml

Other Information and Links: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpRRivQgpjc

One Laptop per Child - XO Laptop

The XO is a learning tool designed and built especially for children in developing countries living in some of the most remote environments.

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