Sphero is a robotic ball that can be controlled entirely from you smartphone. This geektastic gadget is created by Orbotix and designed to work with both iOS and Android devices.

The Sphero smartphone app allows you to control the ball, change its colour and play a variety of mini-games using the real world Sphero ball.

“We combined proprietary internal robotics with specialized control software that allows for fluid directional control of a sphere from a smartphone. Our smartphone-based software not only acts as a powerful controller, it also provides users with a new type of gaming experience. We design our games and apps to push the boundaries of mixed-reality and fun.”

sphero robotic smartphone controlled ball

 

Check out the video below showing some of the technology behind this innovative gadget: