Volkswagen Introduces iPad-Centric Robot at 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen Introduces iPad-Centric Robot at 2015 Detroit Auto Show

During the 2015 North American International Auto Show, an innovative change was observed at the Volkswagen display where traditional models were replaced by a robotic figure powered by an iPad, as noted by psfk.

This robotic assistant, gliding similarly to a Segway, featured an iPad for a face which interacted with the attendees.

Volkswagen Introduces iPad-Centric Robot at 2015 Detroit Auto Show

This autonomous droid navigated through the crowds near Volkswagen’s area, equipped with the capability to engage in visual and verbal interactions with the visitors.

The iPad served as an interactive tool, providing detailed information about Volkswagen’s vehicles to the attendees.

Experience the interaction between the Volkswagen droid and the intrigued visitors by watching the Vimeo video featured below.

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