American tech giant Tesla has unveiled a humanoid robot called the tesla bot.
The company CEO Elon Musk says the robot would eliminate dangerous repetitive and boring tasks now performed by humans. He said that it will most likely be launched by the next year. The five foot eight inches robot will weigh 125 pounds and will be built from lightweight materials.
It runs on the same artificial intelligence used by the electric automakers fleet of autonomous vehicles. The unexpected reveal came at the end of tesla’s a1 day presentation.