ASIMO

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ASIMO (2011)

  • All-new ASIMO
  • Key Specifications
  • Advancements of Intelligence Capabilities
  • Advancements of Physical Capabilities
  • Improved Task Performing Capabilities
  • Color Variations

Evolution of ASIMO (2011)

Improved Task Performing Capabilities

Honda has developed a highly functional compact multi-fingered hand, which has a tactile sensor and a force sensor imbedded on the palm and in each finger, respectively, and which acts to control each finger independently. Combined with the object recognition technology based on visual and tactile senses, this multi-fingered hand enables the all-new ASIMO to perform tasks with dexterity, such as picking up a glass bottle and twisting off the cap, or holding a soft paper cup to pour a liquid without squishing it.

Moreover, ASIMO is now capable of making sign language expressions which require the complex movement of fingers.

Pouring the drink into a cup

Pouring the drink into a cup

Japanese sign language: FAMILY

Japanese sign language: FAMILY


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