February 11, 2010

Palro Runs on Atom Processor

Palro (pal + robot) is 15" tall, has 20º of freedom, an integrated camera and is Fuji Soft's latest entry into robotics. The autonomous bot can carry on conversations and is expected to hit the streets mid-March. Add to that an Atom processor and software with plenty of options and a hefty price tag of about $3,300.

Via FSI (translated)

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at February 11, 2010 8:55 AM
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Agreed. Especially when you consider the price. but you know these days everyone loves android
:)


Posted by: sheila at February 16, 2010 11:16 PM

Ok, so it runs on Intel's new Atom proc. What are the advantages of doing so over other processors? Is it price? Power? Size? Ease of engineering (hardware and/or software)? There has got to be some advantage, right? It seems there are a lot of walking biped bots out there now a days so whenever a company decides to make another one, there has got to be something more to it than just another walking two legged bot, right? Better AI? Cheaper Cost? Something.


Posted by: Jim Norcal at February 16, 2010 12:17 PM

Okay it walks and talks, I'm doubtful it could do much more.


Posted by: Jay at February 12, 2010 6:37 PM
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