Everybody knows the importance of learning some coding these days. In fact, getting your kids started with electronics and coding early is a very wise idea. These 7 iOS-compatible robot kits can teach your child a thing or two about robotics:
EZ Robot Six Hexapod: an educational robot with 6 legs and 13 EZ-bit connections for further add-ons. The robot has a camera and offers vision tracking. It can be controlled via WiFi.
Plen2: a robot kit with control boards, servo motors, and everything you need to build your own robot. The PLEN2 is Arduino-compatible.
EZ-Robot JD Humanoid Robot: a customizable robot with heavy-duty servo motors, legs, and gripper arms. It has a built-in camera, speech recognition, and WiFi. It is compatible with iOS/Android devices.
Codie: a robotic toy that teaches users the principles of computer coding. It comes with advanced code organized into blocks to allow children to easily arrange them to build programs.
HR-OS1 Endoskeleton Robot: an open source, 20-degree of freedom humanoid robot that can be customized using 3D printable shells. You can connect it to apps on your smartphone or tablet.
Roby 3D Robotic Kit: a 3D printed robot that teaches you about programming and DIY electronics. It supports WiFi and Bluetooth. You can add sensors to improve your robot.
mBot: a $49 educational robot for kids. It provides your child with hands-on experience about graphical programming, electronics, and robotics. It uses Scratch-style coding.
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