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This Japanese Company Invents World's First Emotionally Intelligent Robot And It's Very Cheap!

Pepper is world's first "emotionally intelligent robot" and it has all human features, emotions and senses. This cute robot can entertain you, talk and follow your commands. He will be your new robotic companion. 

SoftBank Mobile in Japan has designed this incredible sci-fi companion bot and it can understand seventeen different languages and is completely human-friendly.

This Japanese Company Invents World's First Emotionally Intelligent Robot And It's Very Cheap!

This Japanese Company Invents World's First Emotionally Intelligent Robot And It's Very Cheap!

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Meet Pepper, your new robotic friend.

Meet Pepper, your new robotic friend.

This tiny robot looks like an adorable walking toy.

This tiny robot looks like an adorable walking toy.

Pepper can communicate with you through voice, touch and emotions, and it is completely autonomous. He is not a typical robot that just acts on your commands, but it will be with you as your friend.

Pepper is a cool companion. It can understand and adapt to your mood.

Pepper is a cool companion. It can understand and adapt to your mood.

He is capable to analyze your expressions and body language. If he senses you are sad, he finds the ways to make you happy and cheerful by playing your favourite songs and talking to you.

He will motivate you and cheer you up when you are feeling down.

He will motivate you and cheer you up when you are feeling down.

There is an array of cameras, touch sensors, accelerometers and other sensors attached with his body, that makes him more advanced than any other robots. These great technology works behind making him learn things according to your facial expressions and body language.

Pepper has his own feelings and emotions too.

Pepper has his own feelings and emotions too.

Pepper is totally influenced by the world around him. He is comfortable when he is surrounded by people he knows and happy when he gets praised. He even gets sad and scared when enters in a dark room. His prevailing emotions are displayed on the chest screen so that you are able to understand Pepper as well.

He is a child-like robot but is capable of learning everything.

He is a child-like robot but is capable of learning everything.

In his early stages, Pepper will make mistakes. As you interact with him, he will recognize you and learn about your tastes. With the passage of time, he will be able to correct his mistakes and learn things from his own personal experiences.

This buddy will keep you entertained and help you with your chores as well.

This buddy will keep you entertained and help you with your chores as well.

He can even help you out by connecting to the Internet for answers when required.

Pepper can also dance. Yeah, he can be your dance partner.

Pepper can also dance. Yeah, he can be your dance partner.

This little boy can also read books, play cards and do whatever you want him to.

You will never feel that you are talking to a robot. Pepper's voice is totally free from robotic tinges.

You will never feel that you are talking to a robot. Pepper's voice is totally free from robotic tinges.

Pepper can understand seventeen languages though he only speaks Japanese right now.

Pepper stands at just under four feet tall and weighs only 61 pounds.

Pepper stands at just under four feet tall and weighs only 61 pounds.

He moves around on three omnidirectional wheels in order to move freely and gracefully. Using an ultrasound system, Pepper can safely avoid obstacles coming his way. He can interact with surroundings and humans up to 10 feet away from him.

Click on the video to see Pepper in action.

Pepper went on sale with 1000 units for purchase in Japan. Each robot was priced at $1,600 USD with a monthly data and insurance charge of 24,600 Yen ($200 USD). They sold out entirely within one minute.

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