New robot dog Aibo. AIBO is back. After more than ten years, Sony has decided to give a new life to his iconic robot dog. The aim is that the robot dog can form an emotional bond with members of the family and offer them love, affection and pleasure. Aibo can be ordered in the United States as of September 2018 for $2 899. Sony has also announced that this is a limited edition product, but has not said how many puppies they will produce exactly.
JustoCat is a robot cat, a social robot to improve life for people with dementia. JustoCat is specially adapted for healthcare environments.
Penbo is a special friend who listens and responds to you. Particularly suitable for young children. Each Penbo has a baby with a surprising color and a distinctive voice. When you play with the baby penguin, Penbo will respond with new dances and sounds! If you have a friend (in) with a Penbo, these will Penbo's talking and start dancing!
Pleo reacts to your behaviour, but is also independent. Just like a real pet, she sometimes loses her attention for you and eventually even walks to explore the space. Pleo is a dinosaur that you have to nurture from the moment you unpack it.
This small robot dog from Tekno Robotics looks just like a small space dog! The robot dog reacts to sound and hand movements. Teksta can learn to walk, sit, bark, make somersaults, wag and move his head. Infrared technology ensures that you can connect several Teksta puppies to each other. See how they react to each other! You can send and program the Teksta robot puppy using an app that you can install on your tablet or smartphone. This app also allows the dog to call its friends.
MiRo is a fully programmable autonomous robot for researchers, educators, developers and healthcare professionals. With six senses, eight degrees of freedom, an innovative brain-inspired operating system and a simulation software package, MiRo is a flexible platform suited for developing companion robots.
A robotic animal as a pet can be a solution for many families. Nice and cozy alternative for a cat or dog. There are also robotic animals that can been used as advanced hug.