Omate Yumi is a small robot with Android OS, support voice assistant, Alexa, and a five-inch touch screen
Voice assistant Amazon Alexa got to robotics. The company Omate has introduced a small home robot Yumi, who is running Omate RAI 1.0 based on Android and features the support for Alexa.
As in the case of other devices with data, it allows the robot to sense voice commands and questions and respond appropriately. However, Yumi — robot is more in appearance than in essence.
He has no arms he can’t turn or tilt head of the robot, even there are no sensors to determine the end of the table or other surface to prevent a fall. So it’s more like an alternative version of the acoustic Echo system. However, there is a touchscreen display, with a diagonal of 5 inches. Its resolution is 1280 x 720 pixels. Also inside Yumi is hiding a Quad-core SoC, 1 GB RAM, 8 GB of flash memory, megapixel camera UltraPixel, and the battery capacity of 3500 mA•h in addition, the device features a speaker, microphone, touch pad for volume control, USB ports and HDMI and backlight. Robot height is 297 mm.
The cost Omate Yumi — $ 350. In selling the device should appear in March 2017, but until then launched a campaign to raise funds on the site Indiegogo.