Zenbo Is Asus’ Budget-Friendly Home Robot

During the Computex technology conference in Taipei, Asus revealed a slew of products that the Taiwan technology firm will be releasing in the future.

One piece of technology that stood out is the Zenbo, a smart home device that looks like a cross between BB-8 and Wall-E.

The Zenbo was created with accessibility in mind (especially for older folks) and share similarities with Amazon’s Echo device in that it is capable of controlling parts of the house and provide interaction via open commands.

It’s also capable of monitoring your home for emergencies (i.e. a fall, or debilitating injury) and can immediately contact family members on their smartphones.

Zenbo Robot

Zenbo differs from Amazon’s Echo in that the device is capable of mobility and has a touchpad interface as a face. The face can also serve as a monitor to allow for video calls, online shopping, and even stream video content.

Asus priced the Zenbo at $599 which is relatively cheap for a smart home device/robot. No word yet on when the release date will be.

Source: Asus

Related posts

Access PlayStation 4 Multiplayer This Week For Free With PlayStation Plus

Access PlayStation 4 Multiplayer This Week For Free With PlayStation Plus


Access PlayStation 4 Multiplayer This Week For Free With PlayStation Plus

Sony has announced that PlayStation Plus will be available to everyone this Wednesday. PlayStation Plus is for players who have multiplayer games to play online and being a PlayStation Plus subscribers does comes with exclusive benefits on PlayStation Store. In a few days time, players can...

Blizzard Confirms 4K Support for Overwatch On Xbox One X

Blizzard Confirms 4K Support for Overwatch On Xbox One X


Blizzard Confirms 4K Support for Overwatch On Xbox One X

Blizzard confirms that Overwatch is getting an upgrade for the Microsoft's new system Xbox One X. Overwatch is a fast-paced multiplayer shooter from Blizzard Entertainment, famous for franchises such as World of Warcraft and Diablo. With this upgrade, Overwatch will set to increase...

Electronic Arts Has The Most Downvotes In History For Star Wars Battlefront 2

Electronic Arts Has The Most Downvotes In History For Star Wars Battlefront 2


Electronic Arts Has The Most Downvotes In History For Star Wars Battlefront 2

Star Wars Battlefront 2 is about to launch in a week, however, it seems the game has achieve a milestone of negativity in regards of the pay-to-win controversy that continues to plague the highly awaited sequel. Electronic Arts was kept busy in clarifying its position over the issue and their...

Leave a comment