4-8 years. Learning game system. Only works with Leapster games. Play and learn on the go or take the fun online at Leap World. Choose and download games and rewards! See your child's play and learning exclusively on the Learning Path! 4 AA batteries required (not included). What's included: Leapster2 handheld; 1 game download of your choice; 1 creativity game; LeapFrog Connect CD; USB cable; parent guide. PC requirements: Internet connection (high-speed connection recommended). Pentium 4 or equivalent (1 GHz processor or faster recommended). Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7 operating system. Monitor resolution of 1024 x 768. Available USB port. 512 MB of RAM (1 GB recommended). 300 MB free disk space. Latest version of Adobe Flash Player. CD reader. Mac computer requirements: Internet connection (high-speed connection recommended). PowerPC G4 or Intel-based Apple computer (1 GHz processor or faster recommended). Mac OS X 10.4.11+ operating system software (10.5+ recommended). Monitor resolution of 1024 x 768. Available USB port. 512 MB of RAM (1 GB recommended). 300 MB free disk space. Latest version of Adobe Flash Player. CD reader. On-the-go fun that expands online! Expand the fun online with the best-selling educational handheld! (US Source: The NPD Group/Consumer Tracking Service; PS Electronic Learning Brands in Dollars, YTD '09 [Jan-Aug] Canada Source: The Nielsen Company, Market Track Closed Group, National Toy Market, YTD 2008 [48 Weeks Ending November 22, 2008].) Now kids can learn on the go, then connect online to preview games and access online rewards they earn. Parents can connect to the groundbreaking LeapFrog Learning Path for updates on their child's play and learning. Learn on the go! Play exciting games that teach a wide range of skills: reading, mathematics, science, creativity and more. Connect and play! Connect online to choose and download 1 of 4 starter games, preview new titles and access rewards. See the learning! See your child's play and learning through the LeapFrog Learning Path. More than 40 games feature characters kids love. The Leapster2 system works only with Leapster games. Leapster2 learning advantage. The right challenge. Multiple skill levels in each game keep kids engaged. Tailored tutorials. Built-in tutorials teach new concepts step by step. Practice for writing. Playing with the stylus helps develop motor skills for writing. See the learning. See your child's play and learning with the LeapFrog Learning Path. When you connect any LeapFrog gaming system, you can see the games your child plays most, how they are doing with different skills and more. Tailored tips help you support your child's learning and encourage their passions. The Leapster family of products has been distinguished with over 50 awards! Parents Best Toys. Toy of the Year Awards. Family Fun. (Awards given by parenting publications and toy industry associations between 2003 and 2008.) Requires 4 AA (called LR6 in some countries) alkaline batteries, not included. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8 years. This product conforms to safety requirements of ASTM F963, EN 71 and the Canadian Hazardous Products (Toys) Regulations. CE listed. FCC listed. RoHS. Made in China.