UBTECH’s Alpha 2 and Jimu Robot Named CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honorees

Industry’s Most Nimble, Intelligent and STEM-Friendly Robots to Be
Featured as Part of CES 2017 Innovation Showcase

, the company that created the cutting-edge Alpha Series of
humanoid robots, today announced its Alpha 2 and Jimu Robot range have
been named CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honorees. The annual awards
celebrate outstanding product design and engineering in brand new
consumer technology products. The Alpha 2, the first humanoid robot for
the family designed for practical household service and companionship,
along with Jimu Robot, an interactive, STEM-friendly robotic building
block system that lets kids 8–14 build, program and share their robot
creations, were selected in the Tech for a Better World category
that honors products that share a common goal or ability to impact the
world in a positive way.

“The Alpha 2 and Jimu Robot range all exemplify Tech for a Better
as they combine intelligence, social interaction and learning
that turns a companion robot into a valued member of the family,” said
James Chow, CEO, UBTECH. “We’re excited to be named a CES Innovation
Award Honoree and look forward to showcasing our family-friendly robots
at CES in January.”

As a CES 2017 Innovation Award Honoree, the Alpha 2 and Jimu Robot
range, which includes Buzzbot and Muttbot, MeeBot, Inventor, Explorer,
and Animal Add-on Kits, will be featured as part of the CES 2017
Innovation showcase, one of the most popular destinations on the CES
show floor. Additionally, UBTECH will host its own CES booth at Sands
Expo, Hall A-D, booth #42151 to feature and demo its entire line of
innovative robots. CES takes place January 5-8, 2017 in Las Vegas,

Integrated with smartphone technology, the Alpha 2 is a programmable
humanoid device with a smart brain and nimble body than can interact,
help and serve people. Its abilities include managing calendars and
providing verbal updates, conducting home security monitoring and
alerts, and performing various entertainment functions. Jimu Robot
fosters innovation and creativity in kids and teens while providing
valuable STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) learning as they
build and code their robot. The Alpha 2 and Jimu Robot coincide with
UBTECH’s mission of putting a robot in every home and integrating robots
into people’s daily lives for a more intelligent and human-friendly way
of leisure life.

For more information on UBTECH and its complete line of robots, please
visit www.ubtrobot.com.

About UBTECH Robotics:

Established to provide cutting-edge technical solutions, UBTECH Robotics
is a highly innovative software house, systems integrator and technology
provider. The company is best known globally as the industry leader in
humanoid robotics like the Alpha 1S. With its world-class robots that
are interactive and enjoyable for the entire family, UBTECH Robotics
allows you step away from traditional play and into a world where robots
are our friends. For additional information about the company, follow
and at www.ubtrobot.com.


Donna Loughlin Michaels, 408-393-5575