Sphero BB-8 | Smart Star Wars Droid


If you’ve already seen the new Star Wars movie then we’re sure that you have a new favorite droid – the adorable BB-8. Little, rolling ball with an awesome sense of humor from your favorite franchise can now be your sidekick that you can control via an app on your smartphone. For all the Star Wars fans out there here comes the perfect gift – Sphero BB-8 – Ultimate Star Wars Droid.

Your new companion is guided and controlled with the app on your smartphone or tablet. You can give commands to your BB-8 by clicking on various options in your phone or you can use voice control for a more realistic experience. This droid is very advanced and his movement is completely authentic. Choose the “Patrol” option and watch how your droid explores the entire house all by himself. Even if you don’t pick an option right away, BB-8 will not stand still. It will start to get familiar with his surroundings all by himself so you’ll really feel like you have your own personal droid.

BB-8 captured from the front.

You can give orders to your BB-8 via an app on your phone or using voice control.

Like in the movie, this BB-8 droid will change and adapt his personality during your interaction with it. It will also respond to your voice and your reactions with his own wide span of expressions and emotions. One thing that sets this droid apart from all others is the option of creating and sending holographic messages and recordings that you can see while watching the BB-8 through your phone or tablet.

Droid photographed by the window.

This droid can send and receive holographic messages.

When it comes to other features, Sphero BB-8 – The Ultimate Star Wars Droid also has a Bluetooth Smart BLE connection with a 30-meter (100ft) range and its top speed is 4.5 mph (7ft/s). This droid has a 60-minute battery life and it possesses inductive charging. The app you need to control the BB-8 can be downloaded from Google Play and from App Store.

BB-8 watches the fish.

This droid has completely authentic movement and it has a mind of its own.

BB-8 is hiding behind the wall.

This droid can send and receive holographic messages.

You have to know that this Astromech droid from the most popular franchise of all time isn’t just a toy. Since it has its own personality, this BB-8 droid will be a perfect companion and a loyal friend to every Star Wars lover throughout the galaxy. Be good to this little fella, because your interaction with it will completely shape the personality of your BB-8. May the force be with you, young padawan.

Get it from Amazon here.

BB-8 exploring the outdoors.

Choose the “Patrol” option and watch how your BB-8 explores the surroundings on its own.

Check the Sphero BB-8 droid in action here. 

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