COMPARE...Computer for Seniors vs. WOW Computer vs. Telikin vs. MyGait
A Plus Computers for Seniors
A Plus Computers are easy to see, easy to use, maintenance free, safe, secure and ready to go right out of the box. The A Plus does everything any other computer can do in a senior-friendly, maintenance free design that includes automatic lifetime virus protection to always keep you safe. It's foolproof design automatically resets itself if you ever have an issue. Powered by Windows so as you progress you'll have the option to add any program, game, printer or device you want. You’ll never outgrow your A Plus Computer!
PROS - The Telikin and the WOW! Computers are the same computers (WOW! is sold by a marketing company) and are Linux based computers that offers a basic computer experience for seniors with simple needs. Email, surf the web, Video Chat, and a basic word processor.
MyGait uses an overlay to add their own interface for seniors Only available in a 19.5" screen.
CONS - You cannot add your own games, programs or customize the Telikin or WOW computers the two-inch bar along the left side is stationary and takes up valuable screen space. Only works with a few select HP printers.
MyGait is not available in a touch screen. You cannot add your own games, programs or customize MyGait, web based software only. The track ball is harder to use than a standard mouse. Won't connect to other devices. Large portion of screen used for controls.
* Both the WOW Computer and the Telikin use the Linux operating system. You cannot add any programs
or change any of the features in either the My Gait, Telikin or The WOW computer. A Plus computers are fully customizable, add any program, printer or device.