BB-8 droid Star Wars Sphero
BB-8 is the endearing robot from the new Star Wars movie 'The Force Awakens' can soon drive around your home. Sphero comes with a toy version that can be controlled per app for iOS or Android. BB-8 has something different from any other robot - an adaptive personality that changes as you play. Based on your interactions, BB-8 will show and even brighten up different expressions when you give voice commands. Put BB-8 on patrol and let your Droid go on an adventure on his own.
- The BB-8 works with the energy-efficient Bluetooth Smart.
- Has a battery life of 60 minutes.
- It can be charged wirelessly with a special docking station.
- In patrol mode, the BB-8 can move independently through your room, but it doesn't have a camera.
- BB-8 has a wireless range of 30 meters.
- The BB-8 is from Friday to pre-order on the site of Sphero for about 150 dollars.
Disney theme parks will also soon be hosting large versions of BB-8. Sphero says she works with Disney and Lucasfilm to add more features to the BB-8 later on.