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Furby

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Furby is a furry toy robot resembling an owl—or is it a hamster? It can make different facial expressions, speak hundreds of words (in its own language, Furbish), and shriek incessantly.

Creator
Tiger Electronics and Hasbro
Country
United States 🇺🇸
Year
1998
Type
Consumer
Creator
Tiger Electronics and Hasbro
Country
United States 🇺🇸
Year
1998
Type
Consumer

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Specs

FEATURES
Capable of interacting with other Furbies nearby. Designed to develop a distinct personality based on how users treat them.
HEIGHT
20.3 cm | 8 in
LENGTH
N/A cm | N/A in
WIDTH
N/A cm | N/A in
WEIGHT
N/A kg | N/A lb
SPEED
N/A km/h | N/A mph

SENSORS
Light sensor (in the forehead), tilt sensor (inside body), touch sensors (belly and back), microphone.
ACTUATORS
N/A
POWER
Four 1.5-V AA batteries
COMPUTING
N/A
SOFTWARE
N/A
DEGREES OF FREEDOM (DOF)
N/A
MATERIALS
N/A
COST
$35 Original Furby, 1998 price | $60 New Furby
STATUS
Revived
HISTORY
N/A
WEBSITE
http://furby.com