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RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory

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RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory

The RCA 7" Tablet is a simple and easy way to stay connected to the world while you are on the go. Watch movies or TV, surf the Internet, play games and much more with the Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) Operating System.
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Questions & Answers for RCA RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory

Question

does it have a camera? if so, how many megapixels?

asked 10 months ago
By
clay
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
2 answers
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answer 1
FRONT FACING CAMERA....0.3 MP
answered 8 months ago
By
Kissy451
answer 2
yes it has a front facing camera but it's low mega pix like 0.3mp it's not very good sadly but that's about the only bad thing there is about this tablet.
answered 10 months ago
By
Silverwolf509
Question

Does this have a camera not webcam

asked 8 months ago
By
babs
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
6 answers
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answer 1
The front facing camera is web cam.
answered 8 months ago
By
Looper80
answer 2
It does have a camera to take pics with. they don't come out the greatest. Well that could be the kids and the way they take them. there is not a flash on it either that might have something to do with it. my son did tell me you can set it up with a flash but doesn't know how. It does also work as a webcam.
answered 8 months ago
By
chickenface30
answer 3
It only has a front facing camera, and its only 0.3 MP. Not exactly high quality for taking photos.
answered 8 months ago
By
Draco8500
answer 4
Low resolution on the front only. I guess it is for things like Skype, not for taking pictures.
answered 8 months ago
By
alwweb
answer 5
you can web cam with skype and facebook (which is coupled with skype)
answered 8 months ago
By
Kissy451
answer 6
The tablet has a front facing camera.

You can visit the RCA Tablets Youtube channel for helpful video tutorials:
http://www.youtube.com/RCATablets.
For more information you can also visit the RCA website at www.RCAtablets.com.
answered 8 months ago
By
RCA Audio Video
Question

I need to know if this will play kids games. I will be purchasing 4 of them for children ages 7 to 11 and need to know if this will handle games.

asked 9 months ago
By
Wanda
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
6 answers
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answer 1
Yes it can.
answered 9 months ago
By
Butterflykitty2008
answer 2
Yes it will. I purchased three of them for my children 3-8 years old.
answered 9 months ago
By
Butterflykitty2008
answer 3
Yes. It is Android system. You can download games from Play Store.
answered 9 months ago
By
RCA Audio Video
answer 4
Hi Wanda - this has all of the games available in the Google App Store... go to the store online and see what game apps they have. They have a ton so I think this would be suitable for your children. Good luck! I hope that helps!

https://play.google.com/store/apps?hl=en
answered 9 months ago
By
TechSavvyMomOf3
answer 5
Absolutely. I even downloaded a Norton app that lets you set parental controls for this tablet. If there's any issue with space (Eight Gigs isn't an exceptionally large amount of memory, but it is pretty decent), you can pick up a cheap microSD card for each tablet for extra storage space. Honestly, though, it shouldn't be neccessary unless you plan on adding a TON of games to them :) I bought mine for my boyfriend's 12 year old son, and it's really worth the buy!
answered 9 months ago
By
PJC88
answer 6
Yes! Great children's apps in the play store.
answered 9 months ago
By
Raceytra
Question

Do you need to download a security..like Norton?

asked 8 months ago
By
DI
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
6 answers
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answer 1
Its recommended but not required. You can download AVG for free on Google Play and it serves the purpose of protecting the tablet from virus'.
answered 8 months ago
By
Draco8500
answer 2
No.

Antivirus programs are not needed and can't protect you from the bigger threat of theft of info. With Androids that's the issue. Look for a product that is called "Anti Theft" which Norton and McAfee are selling.

Take care to download apps from trusted creators with a lot of feedback at Google Play and Amazon.com App store. And when installing an app look at what you're authorizing access to on your tablet. It's best to do banking and financial data from one computer with good security.

The new Bluetooth version's claim to fame is that it doesn't take as much effort to 'pair' with another device. So there's a new threat. Make sure your tablets and phones are not communicating by sound or picture without your knowledge.
answered 8 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
answer 3
Not if you are wi-fi ing.
answered 8 months ago
By
Kissy451
answer 4
It would be a good idea to put antivirus on it. I do know that thru the Norton web site when you purchase it, it allows you to use you product key to download your antivirus on a certain number of other devices. If you already have a subscription to antivirus check to see if you can redownload your existing subscription to the tablet as well. They can get viruses and spy ware just like everything else.
answered 8 months ago
By
mouse4u2nv75
answer 5
Not really. In SETTINGS, you can set preferences for screen security, passwords, device administration and credential storage (see page EN-13 in the manual that came with the tablet).
answered 8 months ago
By
Lucie47
answer 6
Yes, the instructions are in the instructions for set up.
answered 8 months ago
By
slowtowes
Question

how do i contact RCA my tablet will not come on and have only had it for one month

asked 7 months ago
By
Carrie
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
6 answers
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answer 1
If you have only had for about a month I would contact Walmart.
answered 7 months ago
By
blessedwithmybabies
answer 2
RCA Tablets

For any questions or support concerning tablets, please contact:

Computing Tablets:

Phone: (800) 252- 6123
Web: http://rcatablets.com/help-desk/contact-support/

Mobile TV Tablets:

Phone: (866) 706-4367
answered 7 months ago
By
Nellay
answer 3
You can contact RCA at support@rcatablets.com.

Make sure you press and hold the power button for 4~5 seconds until the RCA logo appears. The tablet can only be charged through the DC jack, not the USB port.

You can visit the RCA Tablets Youtube channel for helpful video tutorials:
http://www.youtube.com/RCATablets.
For more information you can also visit the RCA website at www.RCAtablets.com.
answered 7 months ago
By
RCA Audio Video
answer 4
Good luck talking with someone...not the best customer service...actually, it's POOR. You can call them at 1-800-511-3180.
answered 7 months ago
By
TWright321
answer 5
Carrie,
Be sure it is charged. Then hold the on button down for about 60 seconds and see if it comes on then. It also has a reset button on it refer to manual that came with it for details. Or call RCA their number should be in the manual.
answered 7 months ago
By
xanman
answer 6
Their contact info is in the manual,I have used rcatablets.com but be warned,if it isn't a warranty problem they can sometimes be hard to deal with,I have had one bad experience out of 3 times contacting them. Your best bet since its been such a shirt time is deal with Walmart their customer service is the most top notch of any business I have ever dealt with in my 20 some years as a consumer.
answered 7 months ago
By
johnnylaw21
Question

Can you go on Facebook, Instagram, twitter, snap chat, or oovoo? Any social medias really.

asked 8 months ago
By
Tori
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
5 answers
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answer 1
Yes, there is a app for those.. I downloaded facebook to my tablet yesterday.
answered 8 months ago
By
iriseyesovermoon
answer 2
Yes you can. My kids use Facebook and twitter on there's :)
answered 8 months ago
By
Alicia31
answer 3
Yes
answered 8 months ago
By
Tisha111
answer 4
Not sure if you can go on all of those, but I do know you can go on Facebook, Twitter.
answered 8 months ago
By
supermom2296
answer 5
My daughter and i use the span of those apps between us, Oovoo seemed to slow her down a little but facebook, twitter instagram all run smoothly even when running simultaneously.
answered 8 months ago
By
MissieW
Question

My son need more memory. What should we get

asked 8 months ago
By
Mathgram
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
5 answers
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answer 1
I personally purchased a 16GB mini SD card for mine at Walmart for about $15, and it works perfectly!
answered 8 months ago
By
Draco8500
answer 2
I would look into getting
V7 8GB Micro SD (microSDHC) Memory Card with SD Adapter - 8 GB Class 4 Fast Speed
Model#: VAMSDH8GCL4R-1N
(292)
Storage Capacity: 8GB
Built-in security features
SD adapter
$6.76

OR
Dane Elec 32GB Micro SD Card with SD Adapter
Model#: DA-2IN1-32G-R
(153)
32GB Micro SD card
Tested under the most extreme conditions
Includes standard SD adapter
$25.29 (Walmart of course)
answered 8 months ago
By
Kissy451
answer 3
Buy SD Card
answered 8 months ago
By
alec937
answer 4
get more RAM. Internal memory is poor. Try Kindle for a little more $$
answered 8 months ago
By
wearedoomedinusa
answer 5
If he needs more memory to install programs and games then he's not going to be able to do that. Those types of files are usually limited to the 1GB of system memory and most Internet tablets under $150 are the same way.
answered 8 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
Question

Is the wifi on here really free? or do you have to be in a free wifi area or have wifi at home for it to work?

asked 8 months ago
By
stephk
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
5 answers
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answer 1
Your question does not really makes sense, so I am assuming you don't understand how wifi works. Wifi is something that an internet provider offers. The tablet has the ability to pick up wireless signals provided by those internet providers. McDonalds, coffee shops, bookstores usually offer free wifi for their customers. All you would do is take your device that is able to pick up wifi signals to one of these locations, select the wireless internet they offer and connect to it, then you would be able to use the internet on the tablet. (and yes, if you selected the option I explained, you would not have to pay for wifi. Wifi in your home is something you would personally have to pay a monthly bill for.) Hope this helps!
answered 8 months ago
By
Draco8500
answer 2
This tablet is "wi-fi" ready....you have wi-fi at home? and most places have "FREE" wi-fi like Mc Donalds most motels....you just have to look on the door or ask for the pass word. At home you have to have a router and computer access to wi-fi contact your cable carrier. Some cell providers can help you with wi-fi too, you have to ask.....
answered 8 months ago
By
Kissy451
answer 3
This tablet connects to WiFi. Yes you have have it already, like in your home or at the Library or at school. If there is no WiFi then this tablet can not connect to Internet.
answered 8 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
answer 4
wifi only, this is super slow too. Try Kindle
answered 8 months ago
By
wearedoomedinusa
answer 5
No you have to be in the area of wifi.
answered 8 months ago
By
tristaleila
Question

this tablet seems great on day1, but suddenly there is a padlock on the screen and I can't get the home screen back. What to do?

asked 8 months ago
By
Deb
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
5 answers
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answer 1
slide the padlock to the right and release.
answered 8 months ago
By
Looper80
answer 2
1-877-252-6873 RCA
answered 8 months ago
By
Kissy451
answer 3
Press the Reset button on the side. It restores back to factory settings. You know to slide it over to the side (the padlock)?!
answered 8 months ago
By
Jasenda
answer 4
You can touch and then slide the padlock to unlock.

You can visit the RCA Tablets Youtube channel for helpful video tutorials:
http://www.youtube.com/RCATablets.
For more information you can also visit the RCA website at www.RCAtablets.com.
answered 8 months ago
By
RCA Audio Video
answer 5
Hold the volume + key and the power key and you'll be able to reset the device.

Doing this will erase any data you had and will wipe the system memory.
answered 8 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
Question

Can you read books on this tablet?

asked 8 months ago
By
nella
on RCA 7" Tablet 8GB Memory
5 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes! Simply download the Amazon Kindle app, sign in to your amazon account, and start reading :) !
answered 7 months ago
By
Sparklesandpinklover01
answer 2
Yes, you can download the Kindle App (or your preferred reading app) from the Google Play Store.
answered 8 months ago
By
Draco8500
answer 3
chec out your google play store...there is kindle for sure...I have kindle
answered 8 months ago
By
Kissy451
answer 4
Sure, you can download the kindle app (or any other reader apps) from the play store.
answered 8 months ago
By
tamara2418
answer 5
You can install any of the book reader apps from Google Play. These apps can be downloaded from Google Play. The Google Play App in pre-installed on the Tablet. Once you set up an account you can search, download and install apps and games.

You can visit the RCA Tablets Youtube channel for helpful video tutorials:
http://www.youtube.com/RCATablets.
For more information you can also visit the RCA website at www.RCAtablets.com.
answered 8 months ago
By
RCA Audio Video
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