Amazon’s kid-friendly service for sensible audio system and tablets has lengthy passed by the title Amazon FreeTime. That’s not very descriptive, although, so Amazon’s working up a rebrand. Amazon FreeTime and FreeTime Limitless will quickly change to Amazon Children and Children+. And older children will get new content material too.
The title rollout is simply that, a brand new title that higher describes what the service accomplishes. You’ll get the identical free and paid tiers as earlier than, and Amazon Children and Children+ works on Alexa Good Audio system, Fireplace Tablets, and extra.
However older children are getting some new content material too, together with a brand new house display screen on Fireplace Tablets. Amazon designed the brand new house display screen to bridge the look between younger children and adults and offers the pill a extra “grownup-like” look.
Moreover, now you can activate bulletins for Amazon Children gadgets. Till now, “Freetime” audio system and tablets have been barred from bulletins. The change is opt-in, although, so you continue to have management.
Lastly, Amazon is including movies titles it hand-selected aimed on the six to 12-year-old vary. Together with the movies comes a brand new music possibility for Amazon Children—IHeartRadio Household. As with the earlier Limitless choices, Amazon Children is free to oldsters, and an Amazon Children+ subscription begins at $2.99 a month. The adjustments will roll out over the approaching months.