Fancy a pleasant sport of soccer together with your robotic pal? San Mateo, California-based Marvel Workshop’s new Cue robotic will likely be your personal private David Beckham.
The child-oriented Cue does bear a resemblance to Sphero’s BB-Eight, however LED lights on its face give the robotic extra character than the Star Wars droid.
It additionally has a extra sturdy character as customers can select one in every of 4 avatars, every with totally different character traits. You get one avatar out of the field then pay an additional $four.99 every so as to add the opposite three.
Powered by a synthetic intelligence engine, the extra you work together with Cue the extra it learns about you. It is a bit of like Anki’s Cozmo robotic that expresses feelings and modifications the way it responds based mostly in your earlier interactions.
See a demo of Cue in motion within the video above. Cue is on preorder now for $199.99 and can begin transport on Sept. 28.
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