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Monday Madness: Enter to win an MG portable Wi-Fi Gaming System (in time for Christmas!)

(Last Updated On: January 9, 2013)

All I want for Christmas is my smart phone back.  Isn’t that how the song goes?

You know the routine: at the airport, on the road, in the carpool line, at the dentist, and your children somehow steal your phone to pass the time playing their favorite games.  I don’t know about you, but I want two things: I want my phone back AND happy kiddos.

Enter the MG, one of the newest offerings in the hand-held gaming system.  It’s the first Wi-Fi Android App gaming system made just for kids, the perfect size to slip in their pocket or backpack.  This ingenious little device uses Wi-Fi exclusively; your kids get all their online content, you avoid cell phone data packages and expensive gaming cartridges.

My family took the MG for a test drive over the past few weeks.  Here’s a run down of my kid’s favorite features (with some supporting mom comments to go along with it).

MG portable gaming system

The Pros and Cons of the MG Gaming System

  • Works just like mom’s phone (no learning curve on operating system, even 3-year-old knows how to navigate apps)
  • Has all my favorite games and movies (Utilizes Android’s Google Play Store and even comes preloaded with some awesome EA Sports & other premium apps)
  • Mom’s texting/facebook obsession doesn’t interrupt my game play!  (um, I plead the fifth!)
  • I don’t have to ask mom to buy an app, movie, or book (an innovative Family Collaboration System & included SpendSmart debit card give your child freedom to purchase, while keeping you completely in control and in the loop.)
  • Easier to hold than mom’s tablet (4″ screen is perfect size for gaming and portability.)
  • Battery runs out too quickly (properly managing apps and taking advantage of micro USB charging eliminates most problems, but the system does need frequent charging- conveniently, it is the same charger as most Android based smart phones.)

Bottom line from this mom: I have my phone back!  My kids are so happy with the MG for all of our travel and life-related waiting moments; I now only wish I had three.

Check out this video to see even more reasons your kids (and you) will love it.

The Steal: Enter to Win an MG portable Wi-Fi Gaming System

Details: One lucky winner will receive the brand new MG Portable Wi-Fi Gaming System, $10 of preloaded games, 8GB micro SD card,  and included SpendSmart debit card, valued at $169.99.

To enter, simply fill out the rafflecopter widget below:
a Rafflecopter giveaway

Rules and guidelines:

  • US Residents only
  • 18 years of age and older
  • Restrictions may apply.
  • Christmas delivery can only be guaranteed if winner responds back to the winning email by December 17th.

Deadline to enter: Sunday, December 16 , 2012 at 8:59PM PST- one week only!

What is Monday Madness?

Every Monday, Trekaroo announces on our blog, either a fantastic giveaway or an incredible deal.  It could be a green water bottle, a hotel stay on Maui or theme park tickets. Return every Monday to the Talking Trekaroo Blog for the details. Want a reminder? Become a Trekaroo member or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

Disclosure: The author received a complimentary MG for the purpose of this review.  She was not required to state any particular view; all opinions are her own.



15 Responses to Monday Madness: Enter to win an MG portable Wi-Fi Gaming System (in time for Christmas!)

  1. Tina December 10, 2012 at 6:47 am #

    Wow! I want one. Cool!!!

  2. Gina Doyle Cranford December 10, 2012 at 8:27 am #

    where is this rafflecopter widget?

  3. Katie Dillon December 10, 2012 at 9:13 pm #

    Sometimes it takes a bit to load. We just tested it and it’s there. Perhaps, try again?

  4. Hilda Coxe December 10, 2012 at 9:57 pm #

    I would love this!

  5. Jim December 11, 2012 at 5:05 am #

    Trekaroo name limproved

  6. Jim December 11, 2012 at 5:08 am #

    The Lola Ladybug is cute

  7. Carol Buchman December 11, 2012 at 4:06 pm #

    This looks like fun!! Thanks for the chance! 🙂

  8. Gerryann Ashworth December 12, 2012 at 5:24 am #

    Really looks like a fun thing!!

  9. JD Northwest December 12, 2012 at 12:00 pm #

    My kids love Archie Alien.

  10. The Fred™ (@downsouthtigger) December 13, 2012 at 8:51 am #

    Id have to say Travel Kool – Danger! something I think my son would dig,

  11. christina moore December 13, 2012 at 8:55 am #

    My granddaughter would love the Percy Penguin

  12. Lauren Anderson December 13, 2012 at 6:32 pm #


  13. djc319 December 14, 2012 at 8:39 am #

    My Grandson would love Archie Alien!He loves green as do I and Aliens are the coolest Thanks

  14. sherri steinert-brown December 15, 2012 at 4:37 am #

    Hope I win

  15. The Fred™ (@downsouthtigger) December 19, 2012 at 8:22 pm #

    Wow guys, thank you very much, cant believe I won!

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