Gift Guide: Robotic Companion Gifts For Those Who Prefer Artificial Friends

Gift Guide: Robotic Companion Gifts For Those Who Prefer Artificial Friends

Maintaining human relationships can be such hard work sometimes. And if you know someone who’s decided to cut ties with their fellow man and completely avoid all that emotional drama, here are some robotic gift suggestions that guarantee they won’t be lonely as a result. After all, robots don’t really have birthdays to forget, do they?


Baxter Assembly Line Robot


$22,000

iRobot AVA 500




iRobot Roomba 880


$700

Romo App-Controlled Robotic Pet


$150

Lego Mindstorms EV3




My Keepon Interactive Robot


$60

Hexbug Aquabots


$10

Robugtix T8 Robotic Spider


$2950