Sphero Opens Pre-Orders to Ship in December
Get The YearÃ¢s Most Anticipated Robot Just In Time For the Holidays
Boulder, CO (PRWEB) November 02, 2011
Orbotix, the makers of Sphero, announced that the worldÃ¢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 NÃ¢ Drive. Sphero combines innovative robotics with groundbreaking software Ã¢“ technology that stands as a milestone in the world of mixed-reality gaming.
Ã¢Å“We were amazed by the enthusiastic support when we debuted Sphero earlier this year,Ã¢ said Paul Berberian, CEO of Orbotix. Ã¢Å“The Orbotix team has put everything they have into Sphero to make sure it was available for the holidays. We couldnÃ¢t be more excited to bring Sphero to market.Ã¢
Sphero retails at $129.99 and is available only in the U.S. in 2011. Purchase includes:
- Sphero Ã¢“ the worldÃ¢s first robotic ball
- Induction Charger Ã¢“ genius design with no cords to get tangled
- Sphero World Ã¢“ set up your Sphero to track achievements and play against others
- Free Apps Ã¢“ Sphero Draw NÃ¢ 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 whatÃ¢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 OrbotixÃ¢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.
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