A mechanical device that resembles a living animal and moves automatically by remote control.
A machine that can automatically do tasks normally controlled by humans and mostly is used to perform repetitive tasks on an assembly line.
So basically its an electronic machine that has been programmed to carry out some mechanical task.
A humanoid robot is a robot with its overall appearance based on that of the human body. In general humanoid robots have a torso with a head, two arms and two legs, although some forms of humanoid robots may model only part of the body, for example, from the waist up. Some humanoid robots may also have a 'face', with 'eyes' and 'mouth'. androids are humanoid robots built to resemble a male human, and gynoids are humanoid robots built to resemble a human female.
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Humanoid robots can adapt to changes in its environment or itself and continue to reach its goal. This the main difference between them and other robots.
Humanoid robots do things/jobs that we wouldn’t necessarily want to do.
Standing at 130 centimeters and weighing 52 kilograms, the robot resembles a small astronaut wearing a backpack and can walk on two feet at speeds up to 6 km/h. ASIMO was created at Honda's Research & Development Wako Fundamental Technical Research Center in Japan. It is the current model in a line of eleven that began in 1986 with EO.