Android-powered LEGO Rubik’s Cube solver

Computers & Mobile Robotics
Android-powered LEGO Rubik’s Cube solver

We’ve featured LEGO Rubik’s Cube solvers before, but none controlled by an Android device. In this promotional video by maker David Gilday for ARM Ltd, the machine shows off it’s ability to autonomously solve a Rubik’s Cube in 25 minutesseconds or less.


2 thoughts on “Android-powered LEGO Rubik’s Cube solver

  1. Android Blog says:

    damn…this mindstorms stuff is just amazing…An application running on the phone analyses the pictures and using this information works out how to solve the puzzle. It then sends commands via Bluetooth to the LEGO Mindstorms NXT to control the motors to actually solve the cube.

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