Introducing the robotic gaming ball that you practically get to control with your iPhone. Whether you chose to touch, swing or tilt the ball, the gadget moves in the exact direction that the user wants.
It’s worth being mentioned because it delivers a unique mixed-reality experience and it’s available for both iOS and Android. If you draw a line on the smartphone’s screen, the ball will automatically follow the path. You could even use it when playing golf and Sphero will be the golf ball. Sphero Robotic Ball could be personalized with different colors and it could even glow in the dark. The accessory is available for $129.99 at ThinkGeek Shop.
- Robotic ball that you control with your smartphone or tablet
- Single and multi-player apps let you engage in the virtual world and play in the real one
- Compatible with Bluetooth-enabled smartphones and tablets, including iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and Android devices.
- Change Sphero’s color to suit your mood or to have it glow in the dark
- Package includes: Sphero robotic ball, inductive charging base, Quick Start card, user manual.
- Apps: Available through the iTunes App Store or Android Market / Google Play. Several apps are free.
- Construction: Opaque high-impact polycarbonite shell with an Orbotix Smart Robot inside
- Dimensions: approx. 3″ in diameter
- Connections: Wireless Bluetooth, driven by mobile apps
- LiPo Battery: 60 minutes of drive time after a 180 minute charge