Wellbots has partnered up with 9to5 to run an exclusive deal today where you can win 3 smartphone-controlled Sphero BB-8 Star Wars Droid, one on each 9to5 platform: 9to5Mac, 9to5Google & 9to5Toys. This is your opportunity to own and operate your very own version of the latest BB-8 Star Wars Droid.
The Sphero BB-8 Star Wars Droid stands about 5-inches tall, has a max speed of 4.5 mph, and is controlled with your iPhone (or other smartphone) using a companion app from Sphero, or by using voice commands. Sphero’s BB-8 Star Wars Droid has an adaptive personality that changes as you play. The adaptive technology allows its reactions and noises to change based on the interactions it has with you. Based on your interactions, Sphero’s BB-8 Star Wars Droid will show a range of expressions and perk up when you give voice commands.While using your smartphone to navigate the droid set the Sphero’s BB-8 Star Wars Droid to patrol and watch the BB-8 Star Wars Droid explore autonomously. You can also make up your own adventure and guide the BB-8 Star Wars Droid yourself or create and view holographic recordings.
Main features of the Sphero’s BB-8 Star Wars Droid include:
- Max Speed 4.5 mph (7ft/s)
- Compatible with Android & iOS
- Free Sphero BB-8 App
- 30 m Range
- 60 minute Battery Life
- Approximately 5 inches tall
- Gyroscope & Accelerometer supported internal guidance system
- Holographic video recording
- Automated ‘Patrol Routes’
- Material: Durable Polycarbonate shell
How do you win?
The 9to5Rewards program rewards readers with free software, gadgets and gear weekly just for being part of the community. Each week, 9to5 will reward at least one comment, share, new subscription, or tip with a giveaway prize. They will read your insightful comments on their posts and on Twitter, Facebook and everywhere else that help inform what they cover. It is also encouraged to share their stories on Twitter, Facebook and other mediums.
Winners can be selected from their newsletter or YouTube signups, so make sure you’re onboard everywhere as well. Winners from the previous week’s giveaways will be announced on the 9to5 site and on their Twitter and Facebook accounts. For more information about the giveaway and 9to5 rewards click here.
Good Luck to all those trying to win the Sphero BB-8 Star Wars Droid!
Source: WellBots, Sphero’s BB-8 Star Wars Droid site, 9to5