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Autonomous Robot Landscaper Kobit 3-in-1

Autonomous Robot Landscaper

New York-based start-up The Kobi Company won the Pitchfire event at RoboBusiness 2016 with its Kobit 3-in-1, an autonomous robot landscaper that mows lawns, removes leaves and snow blows too. The robot landscaper comprises of a rear base unit with three modules connected to the base depending on the type of job required. It works at a speed of up to 2 mph and uses a combination of GPS positioning along with cameras and ultrasonic sensors to navigate the area. It connects through the user's wi-fi and is powered by lithium-ion batteries. Users can control the Kobi using an app too. Kobi is expected to retail for a price of $3,999.