Excerpt: Purchased for my 8 year old grandson to upgrade from the LeapPad. He was able to use the games he already had. Plus, with the LeapPad Ultra, we can choose from a much larger selection of games, books & music online. We take it on vacation and it keeps him occupied for hours.
Pros: Educational, Fun for Kids, Good for on-the-go play, Grows with child
Excerpt: My son broke the screen on his first leappad. Warranty replaced the Leappad. Now I find out that the pictures of his classmates, his progress on the learning apps, none of it is transferable to the new leappad. One can transfer paid apps nothing else. So they lie when they say "it grows with the child" yeah as long as it doesn't get broke, then then your child has to start all over. I would not recommend this product.
If it breaks, they WON'T help you! DO NOT BUY THIS!
M. McIntyre, Amazon
11 June 2014
Summary: We purchased TWO LeapPad ultra bundles from Amazon last November, for both our kids to receive from Santa this past Christmas. We purchased the LPU, the Leapfrog brand headphones, the protective skins, and the cases. It was NOT cheap, but I heard great things about the product. Right off the bat there were a few issues, but they were resolved once we downloaded the Connect program to use without computer. However, just a few days ago (it's now June..