Miele announces vacuuming robot with camera and gyroscope to ceiling




Miele has stepped into the market for vacuuming robots. The first result is the Scout RX1, which include seven infrared sensors, a gyroscope and a ceiling facing camera is equipped.

The Scout RX Miele uses the gyroscope for the registration of all rotational movements and changes of direction. The camera of unknown resolution scans several times per minute the ceiling. Miele combines these data for the Smart Navigation technology, which brings in card rooms in the house.

In addition, the robot has seven sensors to prevent collisions with furniture, for example, and there are three sensors on the bottom that prevent the Scout from the stairs or ramps falls. The robot can perform four feeding programs and the user can customize it yourself.

On a full lithium-ion battery, the RX Scout would be a surface of 150 square meters to 120 minutes of continuous cleaning and function. The retail price of the vacuum robot is about 700 euros.

With the Miele product competes with LG and iRobot to. The latter brought recently Roomba 800 line and Scooba floor washing robot in the Netherlands. Household robots are becoming more technology features and it is expected that, for example, they play in the growing market for home automation systems a role.

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