The Orbotix team has put everything they have into Sphero to make sure it was available for the holidays. We couldn’t be more excited to bring Sphero to market.
Boulder, CO (PRWEB) November 02, 2011
Orbotix, the makers of Sphero, announced that the world’s first robotic ball is now available for pre-order direct from GoSphero.com and coming soon through Amazon.com. Thousands of customers who have already reserved a Sphero will have the first opportunity to order their own just in time for the holidays.
Sphero is the magically intuitive robotic ball you control with a tilt, touch, or swing on your smartphone. Download apps on both iOS and Android devices to explore a new world of mixed-reality entertainment. Play Sphero Golf with virtual clubs and real-world holes, or draw an image on your phone to watch Sphero trace the path right before you with Draw N’ Drive. Sphero combines innovative robotics with groundbreaking software – technology that stands as a milestone in the world of mixed-reality gaming.
“We were amazed by the enthusiastic support when we debuted Sphero earlier this year,” said Paul Berberian, CEO of Orbotix. “The Orbotix team has put everything they have into Sphero to make sure it was available for the holidays. We couldn’t be more excited to bring Sphero to market.”
Sphero retails at $129.99 and is available only in the U.S. in 2011. Purchase includes:
- Sphero – the world’s first robotic ball
- Induction Charger – genius design with no cords to get tangled
- Sphero World – set up your Sphero to track achievements and play against others
- Free Apps – Sphero Draw N’ Drive, SpheroCam, Sphero Blox and more
Pre-order your Sphero at GoSphero.com/store now and soon on Amazon.com. Check out descriptions of all available games and a preview of what’s to come at GoSphero.com.
Orbotix is focused on bringing a new concept of fun through robotics and phone-controlled devices. Their first product, Sphero, uses Orbotix’s API to create the first robotic ball controlled by your smartphone. Founded by passionate lifelong robotic engineers, Orbotix is working to bring the world of mixed-reality gaming to your smartphone. Based in Boulder, Colorado, the Orbotix team takes fun very seriously. For more information visit http://www.orbotix.com.