Gold Sponsors
Array Telepresence Logo   Human Productivity Lab Logo   Ashton Bentley Logo
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors
Telepresence Options Magazine

Latest Telepresence and Visual Collaboration News:
Full Article:

Temi is a telepresence robot with Harman Kardon speakers and an AI voice assistant

September 17, 2018 | Telepresence Options


Story and images by VentureBeat

Telepresence robots tend to be underwhelming. They're expensive, for one, and not exceptionally user-friendly. And most aren't intelligent, by any stretch of the imagination.

Temi is the rare exception.

At IFA 2018 in Berlin, Roboteam -- the Tel Aviv-based startup behind Temi -- formally introduced its home robot to the world. The 3-foot-tall, 4-wheeled bot sports a 10.1-inch QHD (2560 x1600) IPS LCD touchscreen connected to a motorized bracket; a hexa-core ARM processor that powers a skinned Android-based operating system; Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular connectivity; a battery that lasts eight hours on a charge; and myriad sensors, including a 360-degree lidar array, four omnidirectional microphones, two infrared depth cameras, two RGB cameras (one 13MP sensor and one 5MP wide-angle sensor), five proximity sensors, six time-of-flight linear sensors, and an inertial measurement unit.

Continue Reading...

Add New Comment

Telepresence Options welcomes your comments! You may comment using your name and email (which will not be displayed), or you may connect with your Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or DISQUS account.