Thymio II is an affordable educational robot (buy here). It provides three main features:

  • a large number of sensors and actuators,
  • an educative interactivity based on light and touch,
  • a programming environment featuring graphical and text programming.


  • July 2014 Aseba version 1.3.3 has been released.
  • June 2014: Many of you have ordered Thymios, we are temporarily out of stock but the production is on its way! New Thymios will be available in August!
  • December 2013: The new firmware version 7 (get and update) is available! Thymios can now communicate with each other!
  • December 3, 2013: Thymio is on sale at
  • August 2013: An impressive set of projects have been done during the Techykids Thymio Robotics Summer Camp and documented online.

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Thymio II has many sensors, several actuators and various human-robot interface modalities:


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Thymio II is an open hardware and open source project, with its design available under a creative commons license and its source code and programming environment available as LGPL.

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