Introducing Amazon Astro – Household Robot for Home Monitoring, with Alexa


Publication/Creation Date
September 28 2021
Creators/Contributors
Amazon, Inc. (creator)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Advertisement
Discursive Type
Inventions
Description
Astro is the new home robot from Amazon. It uses Alexa to play entertainment, deliver drinks, or help family members communicate remotely through video calls or reminders. It can follow users around, autonomously navigate rooms, and act as home security when users are away.

Early-access is currently by invitation only.
HCI Platform
Robotical
Relation to Body
Around
Marketing Keywords
Amazon, Amazon Astro, Amazon Alexa
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sj1t3msy8dc

Related Items
Amazon, Inc.
Related Collections
Humanoid Robots (2017-2021)
Date archived
October 4 2021
Last edited
November 5 2021
How to cite this entry
Amazon, Inc.. (September 28 2021). "Introducing Amazon Astro – Household Robot for Home Monitoring, with Alexa". Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/5467