Spykee is an advanced robot that does everything via a Wi-Fi connection. It has built in audio-visual surveillance and has the
ability to move, watch, speak, and hear and transmit the info to any
The Spykee robot was originally conceived in 2006 and began
shipping to the United States in late 2008.
robot has to be built from scratch using the 200 durable
plastic pieces. It is not only equipped with built-in Wi-Fi,
but it also has a video camera, a speaker system, lights,
fiber optics and even a microphone so you can monitor
It is a robot that you can
control via Wi-Fi from your computer.
Spykee moves, watches,
hears, speaks, takes pictures, records video and sound,
and can act as a surveillance device.
Drive the Spykee with a joy pad
or the arrows on your keyboard.
Spykee acts as a VOIP
phone and webcam.
Can monitor and protect a
room in surveillance mode.
Detects movement and can
send you a picture by email.
Built in speaker so you
can listen to mp3s from your computer.
Six pre-programmed sound
effects with the option to add more.
Eight different video
filters allow you to personalize your video.
When the battery is nearly
depleted, it will automatically find the recharging
You can build it in 3
different designs: Robot, Scorpion, or Lunar Vehicle.
Spykee parts are
compatible with all Erector parts so you can build
anything you can think of.
Can be used as a local ad
hoc Wi-Fi network or link it up to your current Wi-Fi
network to control Spykee.
When linked to a wireless
network, Spykee can be controlled within the boundary of
that network's wireless coverage.
Approximately 60 minutes
of battery life under optimal conditions.
The Spykee comes as a kit
and requires assembly.
PC/ Mac Compatible
200 MHz ARM9
Wi-Fi client 802.11b/g
8-bits VC to control the
dual DC motor and control the charge
4 LEDs and 1LED flash
CMOS with 15 images per second in local mode
(optimal conditions) / 4 to 15 images per second in
remote mode (optimal conditions)
Charge control for the
9.6V NiMH battery
Serial / port i2c port available
Loudspeaker 8 Ohm 2W
Audio sampler microphone
16bits / 16 kHz
Sampler speaker 16bits / 8
to 48 kHz
Open source software
Chassis Dimensions: 8
1/2”(W) X 4 1/2”(H) X
Assembled Robot Height
including Chassis: 13”
Assembled Robot Weight:
A/C Power Adapter:
Input: 100 – 240V –
Output: 13.5VDC 1000mA
Conforms to ANSI/UL
Certified to CAN/CSA
system requirement to run this amazing Erector Spykee Spy
Robot is that you must have a WiFi card, 512 MB Ram, an
available disk space of 100 MB on you Windows XP “Service
pack 2”, .net framework 2.0 or Windows Vista and if you
want to run it on Apple machine Mac OS 10.4 or higher with a
PowerPC G4, G5 or Intel processor is required.
Spykee robot is made by
is a YouTube video of the Spykee in action.
on display at the
South Florida Science Museum