Elon Musk will soon introduce us to his AI and metal humanoid robot Optimus

It’s official, Elon Musk has just confirmed it orally: Tesla will present its first humanoid robot equipped with artificial intelligence during the Tesla AI Day scheduled for September 30. The richest man in the world spoke during the Qatar Economic Forum (Qatar Economic Forum), confirming his tweet from early June where he announced the postponement of the event because there might be a prototype by Optimus functional.

The boss of You’re here praised his team ” very talented and indicated that he believed the first working prototype would be ready in time for the end of September. Optimus is approximately 1.73 meters tall and weighs 56.7 kg. The robot can move at a speed of 8 km/h, lift 68 kilos and carry 20 kilos.

Any surprises planned for September 30?

The robot would contain an AI similar to car autopilot, with cameras in the head, a computer placed in the torso containing neural networks, and a screen in place of the face. Tesla had just put many job offers online in the spring related to the software development of Optimus. It would be intended to operate primarily in the factory to carry out physical work, as well as at home where it could develop a unique personality to match that of the owner.

the Tesla AI Day serve above all to show that the firm is not limited to the car manufacturing and that it would be a pioneer in AI, according to Elon Musk. The event could hold some surprises since he said that it would also be about ” other exciting things “.

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