Takara Tomy - Hello!MiP - One of 2 robots from new entertainment robot series "OMNIBOT"

Takara Tomy introduced their new entertainment robot series OMNIBOT, and they are going to release the first 2 robots - Hello!MiP and Hello!Zoomer - on June 21.

In this article, we would like to talk about Hello!MiP.

Hello!MiP is a two-wheeled robot controlled with human hand gestures. You can control Hello!MiP just by using hand gestures without touching it - called Control Mode.

There are other modes through which you can enjoy the robot as well, such as Dance Mode that allows it to dance playing music from the speaker on its chest, Free Travel Mode that makes it possible for it to avoid obstacles on its own when running, and Learning Mode that enables it to memorize a maximum of 50 instructions. You can also let it hold something in its hands. It can recognize the weight of the object and maintain its balance well - Balance Mode.  

Hello!MiP features Bluetooth network so that you can control it with any iPhone/iPad or Android device that has the dedicated application installed.

  • Price: About ¥15,000
  • Size: 130 x 190 x 70mm
  • Weight: 530g without cells
  • Battery life: 1 hour with 4 size AAA alkaline batteries
  • Color: Black, White

Hello!MiP is available here.

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