Electronic major Asus is all set to launch its new the ZenFone 3 series of smartphones and much awaited first household robot, Zenbo at Zenvolution event.
According to the Taiwanese consumer electronics giant, the new Zenbo will provide assistance, entertainment, and companionship to families. The company even went on to claim that the robot has the ability to move independently and understand spoken commands.
The new Zenbo is designed to address the needs of each family member, it has specific functionality for senior family members, helping safeguard their health and connect them to the digital world.
The Zenbo helps make video calls, use social media and shopping sites, and even watch streaming movies and TV shows, all using voice commands and guided help.
The robot also monitors the house for any emergency situation, such as a fall, and will notify specified family members in case of such an event. Those who respond to the notification will get the ability to control the Zenbo, making it move nearby the fallen member and use the camera to take a closer look.