DJI Launches RoboMaster S1 Education Robot

DJI is one of the world’s leading technology companies. They specialize in the manufacturing of high-end drones and other innovative and creative techs.

Recently they announced the launch of their new product, Robomaster S1 education robot.  The game-changing educational robot uses innovative hands-on learning, this makes it fun and smart.

Furthermore, the new S1, which is a lot different from what DJI makes, is packed with a lot of features. This educational robot allows users to learn and understand science, math, physics, programming, and more.

DJI Robomaster S1

Although the official selling price of the S1 is $499, most resellers are expecting to sell it at a higher price.  Resellers will sell it at about $699, which is a big difference from the official price.

When CNX Software spoke to one of the resellers, they mentioned the reason for the high price, stating that “suppliers did not provide the RoboMaster S1’s cost” so far.

Features of RoboMaster S1

  • Scratch and Python Programming

With the S1 supporting the Scratch and Python programming languages, you can improve on your programming abilities. It does not matter if you are new to coding or are an expert already.

DJI Robomaster S1 Scratch
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  • 46 DIY Programmable Components

Six PWM ports allow for customized accessories, giving you the ability to explore the features of the S1.

  • RoboMaster app to aid multi-platform interactions of the S1.
  • In addition, the S1 can be operated using a computer or a mobile device via the touchscreen, gyro, and gamepad.
  • Flexible Programming & Sharing
  • Connection via Wi-Fi
  • FCC, 2.4GHz 140m, 5.8GHz 90m,
  • CE, 2.4GHz 140m, 5.8GHz 70m
  • SRRC, 2.4GHz 130m, 5.8GHz 130m
  • MIC, 2.4GHz 140m
  • Clapping Recognition
  • Gesture Recognition
  • S1 Robot Recognition
  • Vision Marker Recognition
  • Line Recognition

Bottom Line

You can now buy the DJI RoboMaster S1 Education Robot directly from the DJI website. Additionally, you can also pre-order it from Gearbest, AliExpress, or, B&H

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Keith Woodward
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Wow, kids have such cool things to play with these days. Pity that it’s so expensive, but hopefully cheaper ones come out soon. Thanks for the write up!

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Don’t know if they’re part of this kit, but DJI is also selling motors and controllers under the RobotMaster line:
https://www.seeedstudio.com/catalogsearch/result/?cat=&q=dji

Look nice, but aren’t cheap