Amazon Astro could be the first mainstream robot assistant

Published Sep 29 2021 at 1:53 AM GMT
  • Ever since Amazon introduced Alexa to the world and invested heavily in its personal assistant AI, it seemed we all knew where the company was eventually heading: personal robots.
  • The company today announced Astro, its oft-rumored home robot.
  • Although it's pricey at an initial cost of $999.99, it has the potential of being the first real mainstream home assistant robot (as opposed to, say, a robot vacuum).
  • Astro has a bit of a unique design, with two big wheels and a moving monitor that served as a 'head.' I'm not gonna lie, it's kind of…This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Amazon.



  • Published Sep 29, 2021 1:53 AM GMT