May 15, 2021

Miko launches Hindi talking robots

MUMBAI: Mumbai-based Miko, that makes emotive robots for kids has launched Hindi talking baby companion robots.

Based on the corporate the product is designed to focus on the Hindi talking inhabitants which quantities to over 40% within the nation. The robotic, Miko 2 may converse in Spanish and Arabic.

“With the rising consciousness on the significance of wholistic parenting, individuals at the moment are extra acutely aware and acknowledge the gravity of this matter. Our goal is to handle this want and turn out to be essentially the most trusted model on the subject of know-how for a kid, studying and improvement,” Stated Sneh R Vaswani, Co-Founder, and CEO, Miko.

Miko 2, is the newest model of the sooner launched model of Miko which is a robotic that may see, hear, sense, categorical, speak, acknowledge faces, bear in mind names, determine moods, provoke a dialog, and study from its personal surroundings to develop a bond with a toddler.

After the corporate’s US growth, Miko it has now scaled its consumer base to greater than 90 international locations. The corporate stated that it noticed over 20% month-on-month development in engagement through the pandemic The corporate additionally stated that it noticed an instantaneous enhance in demand through the months after the pandemic started with mother and father trying to find a substitute for screens.

The corporate raised a pre-series B spherical of funding of Rs 23 crore led by Stride Ventures earlier in October this yr.