Video review of forthcoming Tri-Bot

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Robert Oschler, of RobotsRule, has posted a hands-on video review of the forthcoming WowWee robot, the Robosapien Tri-Bot. The bot sports some cool new features such as omni-wheels and tilt-motion control via its remote. The Tri-Bot is expected to ship this summer and retail for USD $99.

RobotsRule also has a Tri-Bot page with an in-depth written review, photo gallery, and another video of Tri-Bot at CES.

4 thoughts on “Video review of forthcoming Tri-Bot

  1. Vrogy says:

    Looks like there’s a lot of control lag.

  2. Robotocist says:

    …they decided on a holonomic drive configuration; it is dreadfully inefficient.

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