The head of the Tesla Corporation, one of the richest people in the world Ilon Musk said that his company is working on the creation of a robotic android. The prototype of the robot, which will be named Tesla Bot, may appear already in 2022. Musk announced this at the "day of artificial intelligence", which was held by the company Tesla.
It is reported that the height of the robot will be about 173 cm, weight - 57 kg. It will have a screen instead of a person, and the android will be able to move at a speed of 8 km / h, that is faster than a human pedestrian.
According to Musk, the robot will be able to do "boring and dangerous" work, which "people like to do the least. According to the entrepreneur, the mass emergence of such robots will change the structure of the economy.
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The Tesla Bot will be linked to the new Dojo supercomputer and neural networks, which Musk says "recognize the world and understand how to navigate it."
Several companies in several countries are developing android robots, but they have not yet been mass-produced for household use.