Posted by Adam on August 31, 2017 at 11:07 PM CST
BB-8 returns and we have details of the latest release of Sphero's app-enabled droid below!


BB-8™ App-Enabled Droid™

Orange and white. One of a kind. BB-8 is the loyal astromech droid of Resistance pilot Poe Dameron. The specially designed technology in this unique BB unit makes it invaluable to the Resistance. Control your BB-8™ App-Enabled Droid™ with your smart device or watch it patrol on its own. The tech within BB-8 allows it to roll and move his dome just like on-screen, and its strong exterior allows the Resistance droid to weather any battle.

A trusted keeper of valuable information and a valiant ally, this Droid is full of features and will stop at nothing to complete its mission. Keep BB-8 sharp with the augmented reality Droid Trainer and explore holographic simulations from the Star Wars™ galaxy. Watch BB-8 interact with other Star Wars App-enabled Droids by Sphero, and view films from the Star Wars saga with BB-8 reacting by your side. BB-8 is more than a Droid – it's a companion.

• Autonomous Behavior - Send BB-8 out to patrol on its own, or even watch him move while charging.
• Holographic Simulation - Explore the Star Wars galaxy with the app and the Droid Trainer.
• Droid-to-Droid Experience - Watch BB-8 interact with other Star Wars App-enabled Droids by Sphero.
• Watch With Me - View films from the Star Wars saga with BB-8 by your side.
• Authentic Movement - The tech within BB-8 allows it to roll and move his dome just like on-screen.
• App-Enabled - Connect BB-8 to your smart device and control it with Bluetooth Smart.

What's in the Box:
• BB-8 App-Enabled Droid
• USB Charging Cord
• Droid Trainer
• Legal Guide
• Charging Base
• Quick Start Guide

BB-8 Tech Specs
• iOS & Android compatible
• Top speed of 4.5 mph (7ft/s)
• Durable plastic shell
• LED Lights
• Bluetooth connection (100 foot range)
• Inductive charging (over 1 hour of play on a full charge)
• Free App: Star Wars App-Enabled Droids by Sphero app available through iTunes or Google Play
• Height: 11.4 cm / Width: 7.3 cm / Weight ~200 g


Get a closer look at BB-8 in the image gallery.
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