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SoftBank to sell Pepper Robot to consumers from June 20 | Bloomberg

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19 June 2015



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SoftBank Corp. will start sales of its Pepper robot to consumers Saturday in a bid to spur adoption.
The humanoid robot will sell for 198,000 yen ($1,600), SoftBank said in Tokyo on Thursday. The company will also offer a service plan for 14,800 yen a month, which will give users access to cloud-based voice-recognition and an app store.




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