Homemade robot Robotics Mayfield Kuri is estimated by the manufacturer at $699
Mayfield Robotics company owned by Bosch, introduced at CES, the home robot Kuri. According to the manufacturer, with personality and mobility, Kuri «will add sparkle to every home». Robot is estimated by the manufacturer at $699. Taking pre-orders already started.
The robot is equipped with camera with support for 1080p video and an array of microphones. He understands the context of what is happening, recognize the furnishings and people can answer questions using the expression «face», head movements and sounds.
Equipping the robot also includes two speakers, interfaces Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The robot can play music, tell children bedtime stories, to follow the user by playing podcasts. A variety of sensors help the robot avoid obstacles. The integration Kuri into a smart home with the help of IFTTT.
Robot with a height of 50 cm and a weight of about 6 kg and can operate autonomously for several hours, and when it comes time to charge the battery, Kuri itself returns to the charging station.
Kuri supplies manufacturer expects to begin in the end of the year.
Source: Mayfield Robotics