You have been tired of remote controlled cars and helicopters? Check out Sphero, the innovative robotic ball controlled by smartphone should be able to let you fully enjoy the fun of remote control.
Sphero is an innovative remote controlled toy. According to the official description, Sphero is the world’s first robotic ball. Similar with Griffin’s RC helicopter, you can use your iPhone 4 as remote control to control the robotic ball, not only that, its Android app also allows you to enjoy the remote controlled ball with your Android phone. Of course, the two free apps for iOS and Android are respectively compatible with original iPad and iPad 2, and various Android tablets. And open API feature allows any developer create games and apps for Sphero in a free and open platform. In addition, the robotic ball features built-in LED lights that can created literally thousands of colors, and the accompanying docking station lets the cute ball charge and rest. After the break, check out the following demo video.
Sphero robotic ball controlled by smartphone is priced at $129.99 USD. At present, Orbotix has started accepting the pre-orders of Sphero. If you’re interested, jump to Amazon for mire details.