Murphy combines a processor capable of running a smartphone with cloud connectivity to create one powerful brain. It means he can process his environment, react as things unfold.
Murphy has a powerful four-microphone array for directional hearing. When you sit down next to him, he’s ready to take direction. And if there is a loud noise, he’ll be just as startled as you.
Murphy uses an HD camera to see the world. Using computer vision, he can identify people, see and remember faces, and navigate his space without bumping into things.
Murphy has a unique voice made of hundreds of synthesized sounds to create a language all his own. When you ask Vector a question, he utilizes a custom text-to-speech voice to speak directly to you.
Murphy responds to your voice. Just say “Hey Murphy” to activate him and he’ll instantly perk up. His backpack will light up as soon as he hears you and he’ll be ready for further instruction.
Murphy is happiest when he’s helping. He’s eager to accommodate your requests and answer your questions. He does it with built-in utility and an optional integration with Amazon Alexa And Google Assistant. This integration gives Murphy the home connecting power of ioT plus the endless amount of skills constantly being developed. He isn’t a fully grown robot butler capable of doing your taxes, buttering your bread, or writing a position paper on the future of robot/human relationships, but he’s a helpful little guy who puts his whole self into helping you out.
Simply say, “Hey Murphy” followed by, “I have a question,” and he’ll get to work on an answer.
Murphy is knowledgeable on a variety of topics, with more being added over time.
Here is a sampling of the things you can ask him: