Q. Do I need to know anything about robotics or programming?
A. Not at all! Robotics U is designed to be fun and educational for everyone. So relax and have fun!
Q. How old does my child need to be to enjoy Robotics U?
A. The recommended age range for Robotics U is 8-14, but it’s fun for just about everyone.
Q. What will my child learn?
A. Robotics U teaches kids the basic robotics and programming skills needed to better prepare them for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) careers and interests.
Q. What is the difference between the various kits?
A. Each kit focuses on teaching the fundamentals of different real world sciences, technologies and engineering. Kits also vary in scope and complexity.
Q. What comes with the kits?
A. A typical kit includes over 400 parts and components as well as the free app that contains hours of educational and entertaining content.
Q. Do I need to purchase any upgrades or accessories to enjoy the full experience?
A. Nope. Each Robotics U kit includes everything you need to complete all of the included builds and activities. The app is free, and there are no in-app purchases.
Q. What types of projects does the kit feature?
A. Each kit features a variety of engaging and fun activities, games, robotic builds and challenges. (And even helps you design your own projects.)
Q. Do any of the kits come with a camera?
A. No. At this time, none of the Robotics U kits include a camera.
Q. Are the instructions easy to follow?
A. With the Robotics U interactive app, instructions are not only easy, they’re also quite fun and entertaining.
Q. How long does it take to complete a typical project?
A. Projects vary in length but average time from start to finish is about an hour and a half.
Q. Will someone be able to help me if I get stuck?
A. Absolutely! Although the Robotics U app offers all kinds of help along the way, if you need us for any reason, we are always here and ready to lend a hand.
Q. Will there be upgrades or modules to get later?
A. Yes. At Abilix, we’re committed to delivering an ongoing learning experience, so you can expect a ton of new and interesting additions to each kit in the future.
Q. Privacy is important to me. What kind of safeguards does the app have?
A. We take your privacy very seriously. All of our products adhere to COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule) guidelines. We will never share or sell any personal information and content is never shared or posted anywhere unless you choose to do so.