The Internet of Things has been expanded to include toys, with a huge number of high-profile smart toys on the way. The toys feature internet-connected artificial systems allows them to chat with children. Hence, there is something most interesting for baby girls. Do you know what is it? Here is coming an iconic Barbie Doll that will talk with kids and will be their best friend forever. The upcoming kid’s Barbie doll will be known as “Hello Barbie”, that will be able to connect with WiFi to play with them. The Hello Barbie will have a two way communication. It will chat with kids to tell them stories and jokes as well.
The Toy maker company Mattel has partnered with US start-up ToyTalk to develop the “Hello Barbie” smart doll for kids. The smart Barbie will tell stories to kids and will play games with them. The doll will have the speech recognition program developed by ToyTalk Company. It will be a great fun for children when they will get their Smart Barbie with talking features. The Smart Barbie has got a microphone, speaker and LEDs built into her necklace and the rechargeable batteries in its legs can be connected to an external wall-mounted charger.
Said a Spokes Woman of Mattel!
An iconic Hello Barbie Doll
“The number one request we hear from girls around the world is that they want to have a conversation with Barbie. Now, for the first time ever, Barbie can have a two-way conversation”
The Smart Barbie will listen to the child’s conversation, she will remember what they have said and can mention it later. The children who have heard about this news are very excited to get it as soon as now. The Doll only requires a WiFi connection and it can provide an hour’s playtime with kids when fully charged.
With the interactions, it can also store the interaction and then creates the database of the child’s likes and dislikes. Moreover, it also offers numerous control options for parents. Therefore, parents can select the topics and can disable the topics they do not want their kids to discuss with the doll. The Doll is expected to sell for about USD 74.99.
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