Patented in the USA

ABOUT
PlayTime Manager™

BENEFITS & FEATURES
of PlayTime Manager™

MEDICAL STUDIES
on Electronic
Entertainment
and Kids

MEDIA REPORTS
on Electronic
Enterainment
and Kids

HOW TO PURCHASE
PlayTime Manager™

 

BENEFITS OF PLAYTIME MANAGER™

  • Automatically shuts down electronic entertainment devices according to limits set by parents/guardians.

  • A hands-free way to stop children from watching television or playing electronic games at certain times of the day and after a total time limit has been reached.

  • Provides peace of mind by maintaining control of child entertainment 24 hours a day without direct supervision.

  • Can be used as a means of reward or punishment with the ability to provide continuous play or to suspend all play indefinitely.

  • Prevents stalling during homework, dinner and bed time.

  • Improves parent/child relationships by reducing arguments and pleading.

  • Teaches children the importance of managing time effectively.

  • Helps spur children’s imaginations and promotes more activity, better study habits and social development.

FEATURES OF PLAYTIME MANAGER™

  • Unit comes pre-programmed with comprehensive default settings

  • Custom settings are easy to make. Choose from All Days (one time schedule for the entire week) or Each Day (specific schedules for every weekday).

  • Three modes of operation:
    1)
    Auto: Follow programmed on/off times and total time usage
    2) Override Mode: Allows continuous play during special occasions, rainy days, for rewards, etc.
    3) Restrict Mode: Suspends play indefinitely. Can be used as a punishment for non-compliance.

  • Unit automatically switches to “Restrict” mode and flashes a “Tamper” message when the compartment lid is opened without authorization or when an invalid Passcode entry is made.

  • Countdown timer warns of scheduled power shut downs by flashing backlight and giving alert sounds.

  • Flash Memory ensures programming integrity during loss of power

  • Battery back up maintains accurate time and tamper circuitry during power outages and automatically charges when power is restored. Clock, Alarm and Day are maintained for up to 7 days during loss of power.

ACCESSORIES

  • 3-Plug Expansion Module provides additional plugs for a total of 4 controllable devices.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

110VAC 60HZ -- 10AMP with up to 20AMP in-rush protection. UL-approved components, wiring, construction and housing. Playtime Manager™ provides maintenance power (patent pending) to a controlled device even when the device is off. In the case of a TV, it will not be necessary to re-program stored data such as favorite channels, clock, video or audio settings. Playtime Manager™ senses the power needed by the controlled device when it is switched off (during programming) and automatically adjusts its circuit.

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