The mythical Meccano toy company that has generated so much enthusiasm among children with its toys, now presents a new product that will delight the little ones and not so little ones. It is an open source robot called Meccanoid G15 KS. The firm has always tried to create creative toys to enhance the imagination of users and they have also wanted to transfer it to the essence of Meccanoid G15 KS.
The Meccanoid G15 KS robot may be the first of many from the Meccano company if it is successful in the market. And due to its characteristics, it seems to indicate that it has the ingredients for it. A "toy" with which to learn about this current field and encourage creativity while we enter this diy fashion so interesting.
Meccanoid G15 KS is a robot created from Meccano parts, so it can be modified, and also with its system Mecca Brain it can be programmed to your liking. It has functions of voice, speech, movement, etc. recognition. It can even be programmed with your smartphone or tablet (available for iOS and Android).
Next fall it will go on sale for a price of $ 399, although once the idea is launched, surely many others will start creating similar products and competition could drive prices down (in fact we already announced a similar LEGO product in this blog).