Getting robot toys for your kids can help them improve their learning, get excited about STEM topics, and are simply fun. Gearbest has some great deals for the holiday season, so we picked out some of our favorites. Check them out!
Most kids dream about having their own personalized robot, and the Cute Sunlight DIY robot is even cooler because not only does it come in different shapes, but it’s also powered by the sun. This robot doesn’t come pre-built, you need to put it together. That’s why we recommend it, because it also fosters learning and a true hands-on experience.
Dinosaur, robot, drilling machine, and insect are all available with this toy. You can assemble it into different creative combinations.
- Solar powered
- Need to put together for learning
- 4 in 1 DIY toy
- Environmentally friendly
- Hands-on learning
This cool Makeblock robot also gives children the ability to use their hands to put together a cool toy. It can be arranged into a variety of shapes and sizes so your kids won’t get bored. You control the robot through your iPad, tablet or laptop. This programming is based on entry-level coding, giving your kids a true learning experience in the STEM world.
This little robot can also handle off-roading and can handle a wider variety of terrains.
- 3 in 1 STEM toy
- Can be turned into a robot tank, three-wheeled racing car, and a self-balance car
- Controllable via iPad, tablets or laptop
- Has Bluetooth 2.0 and 4.0
- Powered by 6 x 1.5V AA batteries (not included)
This Makeblock kit is for the truly passionate child in your life who loves robots and building things. This robot can be turned into 10 different robotic projects. It’s made out of aluminum, so it will hold up for years.
The wiring inside the Makeblock robot is easy to put together and there is no soldering required. Using Bluetooth, the Makeblock easy to control through your smartphone or tablet. The Makeblock comes with different types of sensors, programmable RGB LED light, and more to customize your experience.
- 10 different projects
- Great for learning
- Teaches robotics, electronics, and Arduino programming
- Easy wiring
- Connects through Bluetooth
This cute DIY robot offers a simple and can teach the basics of robotic building. While this robot has less of the fancy bells and whistles as the other robots, it shouldn’t be overlooked. This robot is built to enhance your child’s creativity and imagination. It’s a DIY robot kit and it does not include any electrical equipment.
- Creative and educational
- Easy-to-follow instructions
- Quick and simple
- All you need is your imagination
- Comes with 687 pieces
The Makeblock mBot Scratch 2.0 offers a unique robot experience. It’s based on Scratch 2.0, developed by MIT Media Lab. The Makeblock mBot is easy to use and the software is free with Mac and Windows compatibility. If your child has any passion in STEM, robotics, engineering, coding, or just has a creative imagination, this is a great choice.
The mBot robot supports standard Arduino boards (examples: Arduino Uno, Lenardo boards, Makeblock mCore, etc).
- Based on Scratch 2.0, developed by MIT Media Lab
- Perfect for every beginner to switch from graphical programming to text-based programming
- Low-cost and easy to run
- 45 pieces in total
- Uses Bluetooth