Holiday Robots List

Robots For The Holidays

Robots as presents are especially fun to receive over the holidays.  Here we have listed some of our favorite ones for this year.  Some are stand alone and ready to go.  Others may require some tinkering or coding to get going. The Robot Ornament is the cheapest with Jibo being the most expensive.

Personalized Robot Ornament

Robot Ornament“Wired” for wonder, whimsy and holiday fun, this personalized robot ornament will arrive personalized for one lucky girl or boy.  Only $10.02.  Get your own Robot Ornament.



4M Doodling Robot

Doodling RobotThe 4M Doodling Robot Requires a Phillips head screwdriver, paper, 1 AA battery, and adult supervision ages 8 and up. Have fun watching the robot create designs on paper for you and make artwork. Only $11.85. Buy the 4m Doodling Robot.


Robot Unicorn

Robot UnicornRobot Unicorn comes from Do It Kits and starts at about $25.00 without a microcontroller. A micro:bits microcontroller can also be added to this fun kit.  Comes with horn in your choice of color and a shiny tail. Programming encouraged.  Check out Robot Unicorn.


Turtle Robot from DFRobot

Turtle RobotDFRobot Turtle Robot only $39.55 . A 2WD Mobile Robot Platform for Arduino is a small, low-cost mobile platform for use with a standard Arduino microcontroller.  Assembly and coding required. Great for learning coding and how robots work.      Get the Turtle Robot .


Tekno Newborns Pet Robot Dog

Tekno Robot DogNewborns by tekno only $39.00. Robot dog barks, plays and interacts like a real puppy. Walks, sits, begs, and jumps into your hand. Features light up eyes, wiggly ears and tail.  You can even teach your robot pet to sing! Check out Tekno Pet Robot Dog.


Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit

Droid Inventor KitKids can now create their own Droid and bring it to life using littleBits electronic blocks! Then they’ll take it on 16+ missions and give it new abilities in the free Droid Inventor app. Only $99, from littleBits. Buy Droid Inventors Kit.




Meet BB-8 the app-enabled Droid whose movements and personality are as authentic as they are advanced. Based on your interactions, BB-8 will show a range of expressions and perk up when you give voice commands. Watch your Droid explore autonomously, guide BB-8 yourself, or create and view holographic recordings. BB8 App Controlled Robot $125.99. Buy BB8.




Cozmo as of this writing $179.99. There are no parts to put together, and all you need is a compatible iOS or Android device and the free Cozmo app.

Cozmo box includes: 1 Cozmo robot, 1 charger, 3 interactive Power Cubes. Also, Cozmo is equipped with Code Lab, the perfect platform for new coders. Simply drag and drop a few blocks and you’ll see Cozmo act out your creation. Get Cozmo.


Cue RobotCue robot from wonder Workshop is $194.37.  Cue is a witty robot with attitude that is powered by breakthrough Emotive AI.  Program Cue with block or JavaScript. Build your skills with games and challenges and makes programming your own interactive experiences fun for any level. Cue is for ages 11+ and works with iOS, Android and Kindle Fire HD 8, 10). 2017 SILVER PARENTS CHOICE AWARD WINNER!  Buy Cue.


JiboJibo is designed to be a helpful, integrated part of your day-to-day life. Ask him where the nearest coffee shop is, what the forecast is for tomorrow, or if your flight is running on time.  Save $50 ($849) with code IFT50. Check out Jibo.