Sphero has introduced a new app-enabled droid to the Star Wars family that currently includes R2-D2, BB-8, and BB-9E. R2-Q5, an Imperial droid seen in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, is available for purchase at New York Comic-Con, and will be a retail exclusive for Best Buy. Find out more below:
R2-Q5™, an Astromech Droid in the Galactic Empire, is a skilled starship mechanic and intimidating Imperial spy with many features to interact with and explore. The specialized tech in R2-Q5 is unlike any other Astromech Droid, staying true to the villain trusted with Emperor Palpatine’s plans.
• Watch with me
View films from the Star Wars saga with R2-Q5 by your side.
• Authentic movement
Lets your child guide R2-Q5 around your home with a compatible Apple® iOS or Android smartphone or tablet.
• Integrated speaker
The beeps and boops come right from R2-Q5 itself.
• Authentic LEDs
R2-Q5’s signature front and rear lights are fully functional.
• Remote control
Add a wide range of remote-control functions to your machine.
• Designed for ages 8 and older
So your child can enjoy learning as they grow.
Not at NYCC? R2-Q5 retails for $199.99 and is now available for pre-order at BestBuy.com.