There are plenty of coding robots that can teach kids and adults the fundamentals of programming and robotics. Many of them support basic drag & drop coding. These 7 iPhone compatible AI coding robots are made for more advanced users:
Raspblock: a Raspberry Pi 4B powered AI robot with app control and mecanum wheels. It has a 3DOF HD camera with 180-degree tilt and pan capability. It is ready for Python programming.
JetRacer: an AI racing robot for NVIDIA Jetson Nano. It supports the Donkey Car open source project. You can control it through the web on your phone.
PiCar-X: this robot kit uses the SunFounder RPi HAT as its driving module. It supports real-time video, face/color detection, line tracking, and automatic obstacle avoidance. It can be programmed with Blockly and Python.
Hiwonder ArmPi: a Raspberry Pi 4B powered robotic arm with machine vision and Python code. It has a drag & drop programming interface. It has 5 degrees of freedom and can detect colors and stack objects.
DJI RoboMaster S1: an advanced coding robot that supports Scratch and Python programming. It has 3 battle modes and teaches your kids through play. This robot has mecanum wheels, so it can effortlessly move in all directions.
iRobot Root rt0: comes with over 20 sensors to introduce kids with technology concepts. It pairs to the iRobot coding platform via Bluetooth. You can customize the robot with LEGO pieces. The rt0 can be programmed to drive, draw, and react to touch.
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