Samsung is utilizing CES to announce its entry into the robotics enterprise and exhibit some prototypes, together with an exoskeleton that augments human muscle groups in addition to extra modest house gadgets. The Korean electronics big sees robots as a real evolution for each its equipment and cellular companies.
In an interview, Samsung consumer electronics CEO HS Kim informed Axios that the corporate had constructed the platform to energy its robots program however precise merchandise will take extra time. A house robotic, Kim stated, might morph into all method of home equipment, from vacuum to lawnmower to kitchen assistant, relying on what was hooked up. “You may think about any product so long as you’ve got a powerful platform.”
The exoskeleton is one in every of some forms of robots, Kim mentioned, that might assist the aged or others with restricted mobility. Dwelling robots might help with different duties, he suggested, reminiscent of taking drugs. Samsung confirmed off one such prototype, which it dubbed Samsung Bot Care that might additionally examine blood pressure and heart rate in addition to supply music remedy, remote monitoring, and fall detection.