A robot is known to make your work easier. Sometimes when we feel tired and want to get relaxation, we start looking for human-alternatives that can work as efficiently as we do even when we are absent. I don’t think any other creature can perform such tasks except robots. Whether we take a look at their involvement in medical sciences or any other field, it is true that robotic technology has gifted us some finest hands to facilitate our lives. Let us check out the list of top 10 most popular robots to buy in 2015.
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10. Stair – The Stanford AI Robot
This robot is one of the best breakthroughs as it has come with so many functionality. True that this is somewhat an old invention, but when it comes to have an automatic dishwasher, nothing can compete Stair Robot. It is loaded with options that make your many kitchen works easier and faster.
9. Boston Dynamics BigDog
BigDog’s Boston Dynamics is a well versed robot of the era. It has come with a lot of features like home cleaning, blood pressure checking, and others. I must say this robot can act like your best friend who helps you in many works at home so that you can have enough spare moments after handing out most of tasks to this robot.
8. Asimo – Humanoid Robot
Yes, you read it right. This is a humanoid robot, presented by Honda. Asimo looks cute and attractive—just like any good-looking human being. This cool robot has been programmed to recognize different objects and sounds, and it also acts like the watchman of your house, not letting someone unknown enter the home/office without your permission.
7. Curiosity Rover
The Curiosity Rover is a car sized robot that has been developed for exploring the craters on Mars. This is one of the NASA’s creations and the mission this robot is a part of is named Mars Science Laboratory (MSL). This robotic project was initiated on November 26, 2011, and after completing its work, it landed to the earth in 2012.
6. Sphero Robot
The Sphero is one more exciting robot of the year. It may look like biased but trust me this robot has been programmed for multiple tasks like allowing you to use your mobile device in a way that is convenient and user-friendly. It clearly means that the robot can help you send messages in bulk or make calls even when you are busy in some other works and cannot do those things personally.
The WheeMe is one of the most fascinating body massaging robots in the world. Its size is not more than palm, and what it does is it does your body massage and lets you feel relaxed. So, have this robot and enjoy the experience of home-spa and you won’t need to spend extra bucks on an outdoor spa.
Program the PackBots to act like your personal bodyguard. This is a creation of iROBOT, and was developed in 2001. For the first time, this robot was used by USA military for Afghanistan operations during 2002. Later on, it became the part of many other military projects. The robot has unique propulsion system and runs at a speed of 15km/hr.
3. Da Vinci – The Robotic Surgeon
The Da Vinci is a wonderful robot, or in other words we can call it a personal surgeon. This is widely used in hospitals and professional medical centers for surgeries and minor operations. The robot is programmed to act like a digital doctor and executes laser surgery very easily.
2. Robot Fish
This is a robot fish—yes a digital fish with sparkling colors. It looks just like an original fish and has been the part of many artificial aquariums in the world. The robot has amazing sounds to captivate the attention of both children and adults. It is known for its graceful fins which are so beautiful to not be present in an original fish at all.
The Pleo is a creation of Caleb Chung. For the first time this robot was presented in 2006. This appealing robot looks like a pet dinosaur, so it won’t let you miss those extinct species. It doesn’t do any major works, just is used by universities and big research centers often for study purposes. But let me here tell you that this robot does have a virtual intelligence system that can make your learning interesting.
Isn’t this an amazing list?