1. KajeetKajeet provides you with several options as well as a number of plans that offer maximum parental control. Its mobile plans are perfect for kids who will use cell phones for the very first time. You can set time limits through an online account. This allows you to manage the time that your child’s phone can get calls and texts. It also gives you control on who the kid can contact and who pays for every call. Even the sites that your child visits can be controlled. Moreover, phones from Kajeet are GPS-enabled. And what’s so nice about them is that there are no contracts involved. There are a lot of basic phones that are designed for young people to use.
2. LG Migo
You can only get an LG Migo if you have a plan with Verizon. The phone may look funny, but it is very easy to use. Its appearance is the reason why it is called the “Shrek” phone. It also has a small size, making it perfect for the small hands of your kids. The phone holds 4 numbers that you can program. However, it doesn’t have voicemail features. It also cannot send and receive text messages. With its simplicity, the LG Migo has a standby battery life of more than 200 hours. Talk time is also impressive at three hours.
3. Firefly glowPhone
Kids who just need to get in touch with their parents will surely love the Firefly glowPhone. It’s a no-fuss mobile phone with an impressive standby battery life of 210 hours. It also has a built-in flashlight as well as dedicated keys that your child can use to dial your number or that of your husband or wife. Kids will like the phone as it has child-friendly games. You will also love it because you can monitor calls. It is important to note though that the phone can only receive text messages, but it cannot send them. At $50, this phone is definitely worth a try.