Fun with Sphero Robot Balls

If you are into cool and innovative toys and robots, then you should check out the Sphero Robot Balls. Sphero makes some of the best programmable robots and STEAM-based educational tools that provide both kids and adults a whole new experience when it comes to being creative and innovative. It helps through coding, science, music, and arts.

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Sphero Mini Activity Kit: App-Enabled Programmable Robot Ball with 55 Piece Construction Set - STEM Educational Toy for Kids Ages 5 & Up - Drive, Game & Code Play & Edu App
Sphero Mini (Blue) App-Enabled Programmable Robot Ball - STEM Educational Toy for Kids Ages 8 & Up - Drive, Game & Code with Sphero Play & Edu App, 1.57"
Sphero M001SRW Mini Soccer: App-Enabled Programmable Robot Ball - STEM Educational Toy for Kids Ages 8 & Up - Drive, Game & Code with Play & Edu App
Sphero BOLT: App-Enabled Robot Ball with Programmable Sensors + LED Matrix, Infrared & Compass - STEM Educational Toy for Kids - Learn JavaScript, Scratch & Swift
Sphero SPRK+: App-Enabled Robot Ball with Programmable Sensors + LED Lights - STEM Educational Toy for Kids - Learn JavaScript, Scratch & Swift
Sphero Ollie for Android and iOS App Controlled Robot - Cyber Green Ultra Tires - Exclusive Edition Ollie

 

Following are some unique Sphero Robot Balls:

1. Sphero Mini Activity Kit: App-Enabled Programmable Robot Ball

If you want your kids to get creative in programming and also enjoy while doing so, then this app-enabled programmable robot ball by Sphero is a great choice to go for. This innovative ball is ping pong sized and features a gyroscope, accelerometer, and LED lights that double the fun. The LED lights on this robotic ball glow in several colors, making everything more enjoyable for your kids.

Each robot ball by Sphero comes with three traffic cones and six bowling pins. Moreover, the package contains a 55-piece construction set. The fun part is that you won’t need to always put the ball on charging as it provides almost an hour of playtime.

2. Sphero Mini (Blue) App-Enabled Programmable Robot Ball 

Although Sphero Mini is a little robot, it packs a ton of fun in the size of a ping pong ball. It is equipped with an accelerometer, a gyroscope, and colorful LED lights. You can drive and play games with it as well as code it according to your desire using free apps.

With the Sphero Play app, you can control the ball just the way you like. For instance, you can drag and drive it with Joystick mode, pull back or release it with Slingshot mode. The robot boll comes with three traffic cones and six bowling pins. The app is compatible with different operating systems, including Android, iOS, Kindle, Mac, Windows & Chrome.

3. Sphero M001SRW Mini Soccer: App-Enabled Programmable Robot Ball

If you or your kid loves soccer, then you will find this soccer-themed programmable robot ball quite interesting. Just like the robot ball mentioned above, it can be controlled via the Sphero Play app. You can also drive, play games, and code using their free apps. Have limited playing space? No problem, because this robot ball doesn’t require much space. With this soccer-themed ball, you can shoot through space, speed through a tunnel, or smash a polygon of bricks and more without having a lot of space.

The best thing about Sphero M001SRW Mini Soccer is that you can program it the way you like with the SpheroEdu app.

4. Sphero BOLT: App-Enabled Robot Ball with Programmable Sensors

For all the technical geeks out there, this robot ball with programmable sensors is a godsend. It is more than just a simple robot ball – it is a programmable bot that you can drive and code the way you like. As you can code it according to your desire, it provides endless opportunities and customization. Another best thing about this educational robot is that you can learn to program and share your creations with the wide community.

Want to code Sphero Bolt? You can do so by drawing on your screen, using Scratch blocks, or writing JavaScript or Apple’s Swift programming language. Moreover, it is a transparent ball, which means you can see all its parts in action.

5. Sphero SPRK+: App-Enabled Robot Ball

This one is another transparent robot ball like Sphero Bolt. It is an educational robot ball that is scratch-resistant and waterproof. You can connect it via Bluetooth SMART and see all your given commands come to life. Moreover, its programmable sensors include a gyroscope, accelerometer, and motor encoders. One more thing that makes playing with this robot ball fun is its colorful LED lights.

If you ever like to customize your robot ball, you can easily do so with the help of the SpheroEdu application or JavaScript.

6. Sphero Ollie for Android and iOS App-Controlled Robot 

Unlike other robots that are all ball-shaped, this one is a cylindrical robot with two wheels. It is called Sphero Ollie and is compatible with both Android and iOS devices. You can perform exciting stunts and tricks with this app-controlled robot. Interestingly, it can connect to your device via Bluetooth LE and travel at the speed of up to 14 mph. The Bluetooth connection works flawlessly with a range of up to 100 feet.

The package contains Ollie with Drift Wheels, Green Nubby Tires, Prime Hubs, Quick Start Guide, and a USB Charging Cord. If you are not into ball-shaped robots by Sphero, then you can check out this one, master its tricks, and share those amazing combinations with your friends.

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