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Kuri:This cute robo-companion might just change your life

Kuri, The Smart Home Robot

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  • Kuri at CES 2017
  • what does kuri robot do
  • Innovations behind kuri:How does it works
  • kuri video
  • Kuri Price and sale
  • Kuri robot release date

Kuri ,the home robot was one of the main attraction of CES (Consumer Electronics Show ) 2017 held at Las Vegas.Kuri is developed by robotic start-up Mayfield Robotics,which is backed by international technology conglomerate Bosch. Kuri is bit different from it's competitors Amazon Echo or Google Home robots. Rather than controlling internet-connected devices or answering questions , Kuri’s main functions  is to complete simple task around the house, like reading bedtime stories to your kids or following you around home or playing your favourite music. It can take videos while roaming around the home.In short ,Kuri is a perfect companion for Kids ,elders or some one sitting home alone. Mayfield robotics has also included a bit of artificial intelligence in this home companion.

What all things Kuri can do?

Kuri has got a wonderful personality.Kuri can make every day easier, brighter, and more connected.

Kuri Inspires

With emotive eyes and a friendly disposition, Kuri will always inspire and create connections in your home.

Kuri Moves

Kuri cruises around your home effortlessly, smartly avoiding obstacles. And rougher terrain, such as carpets and thresholds, won't hold him up

Kuri Learns

Kuri quickly learn your home's floor plan, where stairs are, and which room belongs to whom. Kuri learns the rhythm of your household, can wake you in time for work and greet you when you come home at night!

Kuri Sees

Kuri's eyes aren't just adorable, they're equipped with a camera that can capture photos and video. He can even recognize faces and monitor your home when you're not there.

Kuri Listens

A built-in microphone and sound-detection technology make Kuri an excellent listener. She will recognize your voice and respond to your commands. Plus, Kuri can detect unusually loud noises and even send an alert to your phone if anything is amiss

Kuri Speaks Robot

Kuri speaks robot and only robot. It's a purposeful language of friendly chirps and beeps that are fun to learn. The more you interact with him, the more you will understand.

Kuri Entertains

Kuri's audio capabilities lets you listen to your favorite songs, audiobooks and podcasts. You can even send her into your kids' room to tell a bedtime story. She can also connect to any entertainment hub you have in your home.

Kuri Connects

You'll always be connected with Kuri through the Kuri app. Use your favorite devices to set up and monitor tasks, review activity, or have him patrol your house when you're not home.

Innovation behind Kuri's personality

There's a lot of innovation behind Kuri's lovable personality.Every component in Kuri works dynamically to bring out a real sense of personality.

Touch sensors

Capacitive touch sensors let Kuri respond to human touch in a truly personal way.A gentle tap to the
head will make Kuri look uo at you and chirp affirmingly.

Kuri's eyes

Kuri's camera located behind his eyes.It can capture HD pictures and videos under different lighting conditions.Live streaming capabilities let Kuri be your eye around the house when you are not there.

Gestural mechanism

Intricate gestural mechanism makes Kuri's head and eye movements fluid and natural.She can blink her eye,look up,down and from side to side.

Listening equipments

Kuri is equiped with four microphone that help her locate sounds more precisely.Kuri can recognize different type of voices,can detect unusual sound and detect from which direction sound is coming.

Heart light

A soft warm light helps Kuri convey a sense of mood.With colours representing different emotion states ,you will always know kuri is happy, or if he's just thinking.

Speakers

Kuri'e powrful speakers are enought to fill  a room.So wheteher Kuri is playing music ,podcasts, or speaking robot, you will hear every detail

Mapping sensors

Mapping sensors enables Kuri to navigate autonomously.Sensor array helps Kuri learn and rememebers where everything is located, and also stay away
from cliffs and obstacles in his path.

Drive system

A set of small and sofisticated electric motors helps Kuri move effortlessly around your home.Wheels are capable of handling
wide range of flooring and carpets.

Processor

Her CPU handle everything from facial and speech recognition, to mapping and enetertaining.

Charging pad

The charging pad becomes Kuri's own little spot in your house.It's where Kuri automatically goes
for a power nap between activities and tasks.

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Kuri price and availability in the market

On mayfield robotics official site it says"Meet Kuri, the adorable home robot, just $799. Reserve yours with a $100 deposit'.A price hike will effect from March 1st 2018($899 after March 1st).

Robotic enthusiast are waiting for Kuri robot release date. Mayfield robotic booking page says 'Currently taking pre-orders for Spring 2018 shipment.'

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