by admin | March 27, 2019 8:04 am
Traveling has become all the more convenient for many people. What most still have to deal with is the challenge of carrying their baggage along with the trip. Technology certainly has Travelers can actually appreciate a bit of assistance from special robots, such as what this Airwheel SR5 Suitcase offers.
The Airwheel SR5 Suitcase is not just an ordinary piece of luggage. It is actually a robot designed as a suitcase. Aside from the usual functions of a suitcase carrying a traveler’s essential things, it helps make moving around more convenient for the frequent traveler. This high tech suitcase features an auto-follow mode where it automatically follows its owner wearing the wrist band controller without the need to push the suitcase around all the time. It also features obstacle avoidance sensors and comes with an alarm in case the suitcase is beyond the owner’s set range. Even with those features, it is even more advanced than you think.
The Airwheel SR5 Suitcase also comes equipped with visual tracking sensor technology. It can follow its owner visually using cameras with real-time visual recognition and tracking algorithms. Aside from a camera, this smart suitcase also comes with radar. It also comes with an ultrasonic receiver that’s coupled with SLAM or simultaneous localization and mapping technology so that it can identify, secure the suitcase as well as follow the user. This allows travelers some hands-free convenience with their luggage as they walk around.
The Airwheel SR5 Suitcase also comes with Bluetooth technology that connects it to the user’s smartphone that acts to notify or send an alarm to the user in case the suitcase is misplaced. In order to do all these, the Airwheel SR5 Suitcase comes with a removable battery to power it and that can also be used to charge other gadgets. The Airwheel SR5 Suitcase was recently launched to the public but there’s no word yet on how much it will cost.
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