Toyota showed a humanoid robot remote control

Toyota показала человекоподобного робота на дистанционном управлении

The robot repeats all the movements of the person

The operator of the robot is in a special exoskeleton with virtual reality helmet on his head. This allows him to see things “through the eyes” of the robot.

Toyota has modified presented last year a humanoid robot T-HR3: now they can manage the networks of the fifth generation, in the experiments, the engineer was able to control the movements of the robot from a distance of 10 kilometers, according to Engadget.

T-HR3 — humanoid robot of the third generation. It was originally developed under remote human control. The operator of the robot is in a special exoskeleton with virtual reality helmet on his head. This allows him to see things “through the eyes” of the robot and the high accuracy to control all his movements.

“This time, with the aim of improving the use in practical environments T-HR3 successfully controlled wirelessly,” — said in a press release from Toyota.

At the same time, the robot thanks to a new method of communication had the opportunity to maintain the balance of body control and coordination to maintain it in a vertical position. Remotely control the device became available only after the advent of 5G and wider data channels.

The ultimate goal of the company is to use the robot to assist patients or others with limited mobility.

Recall that the experts from Ukraine, USA and Italy have created a semi-Autonomous robot-the sapper U Go First.
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