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Sphero BOLT Robot

  • £149.95
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Sphero BOLT

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Young girl in motorcycle helmet slams visor shut

Young girl in motorcycle outfit is backlit by purple haze

Finger taps on Sphero EDU app on iPad

Finger taps on Sphero BOLT for activation

Finger taps on which Sphero BOLT it wants

App-Enabled Robotic Ball

Sphero BOLT is activated and shows a rainbow lightning bolt

Thumb slides drive joystick up in Sphero EDU app

Sphero BOLT drives down a neon lane

Dynamic Driving

Sphero BOLT stops and spins several times

Sphero BOLT turns and drives right in a neon lane

A hand holds Sphero BOLT

A finger draws a heart shape on the Sphero EDU app

A finger pushes start in the Sphero EDU app

BOLT displays the heart shape

Infrared Detection

Three Sphero BOLTS come together

The Sphero BOLT displays indicate infrared success

Three Sphero BOLTS drive down a neon lane together

Sphero BOLT drives quickly through a neon landscape

Sphero BOLT jumps off a ramp and lands in water in slow motion

Waterproof and Durable

A hand drags coding blocks around in the Sphero EDU app on an iPad

Easy Block Programming

Sphero BOLT drives to a corner with a green arrow and stops

The green arrow changes into an orange turn arrow

Sphero BOLT starts driving again in a neon lane

Sphero BOLT stops at a corner with a green arrow and stops

The green arrow changes into an orange turn arrow

Sphero BOLT speeds through a neon landscape

Sphero BOLT smashes through a matrix of colored cylinders in slow motion

A hand plays tic-tac-toe on the Sphero BOLT matrix

Sphero BOLT speeds through a neon landscape

Sphero BOLT crashes into neon buildings causing them to fall

Sphero BOLT displays a sad face on its matrix

BOLT logo turns on like a real neon sign

Sphero logo flies in on top of BOLT logo

  • Overview

    Sphero BOLT is an app-enabled robotic ball that helps you be creative and have fun while learning. Program with the Sphero Edu app from nearly any iPhone or iPad, discover awesome community-created activities or just drive and play. BOLT was built to shine with a brilliant 8x8 LED Matrix that animates and displays real-time data. Create and customise games and learn to code by drawing on your screen, using Scratch blocks or writing JavaScript text programs. For even more drive modes and games, connect BOLT to the Sphero Play app and keep the fun rolling.

    Use advanced sensors to keep tabs on BOLT’s speed, acceleration and direction, or orient and drive BOLT with the built-in magnetometer. BOLT also features infrared communication, allowing your robot to “communicate” with other BOLTs, enabling brand new games and advanced coding tactics. Equipped with Bluetooth SMART and a durable, waterproof shell, Sphero BOLT establishes a striking new way to learn and play.

    Highlights

    Approachable yet advanced — more features, power and fun

    Learn to code by drawing, using Scratch blocks or writing JavaScript text with the Sphero Edu app

    Colourful, easy-to-see LED matrix is fully programmable

    BOLT-to-BOLT infrared communication allows for new games and advanced movements like swarming

    An ambient light sensor allows you to program based on your room’s brightness

    Auto-aim BOLT with the built-in magnetometer

    Two or more hours of battery life per charge to handle your biggest projects

    Fun to take for a spin — simply drive BOLT and play games

    What’s in the Box

    Sphero BOLT Robot

    Inductive charging base

    USB to Micro USB charging cable

    Protractor with heading, directions and clock

    Sticker sheet

    Quick start guide

    Tech Specs

    Other Features: Waterproof

    Internet Access: Internet Access Required

    Bluetooth Compatibility: Bluetooth 4.0

    Batteries: Rechargable Lithium Ion

    Battery life: 2+ hours

    Charge Time: Approximately six hours

    Height: 7.3 cm/2.9 in.

    Width: 7.3 cm/2.9 in.

    Weight: 200 g/7.05 oz.

    System Requirements

    Operating System: iOS 9 or later

    Manufacturer Information

    Part Number

    Mfr. Part Number: K002APW

    UPC or EAN No.: 817961023166

    Warranty

    Note: Apple’s One-Year Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Non-Apple-branded products may have the benefit of a manufacturer’s warranty provided by the product manufacturer — please see your product box and literature for details. Benefits under the manufacturer’s warranty are in addition to rights provided by consumer law.

    Lithium-Based Battery Shipments

    Due to standalone lithium-based battery shipping restrictions, this product may only ship via ground and is subject to domestic and international shipping requirements. If the final ship-to address cannot be shipped to via ground, the order may be subject to cancellation.

  • iPhone Models

    iPad Models