The 10 Best Robot Kits

This review has been updated 18 times since it was first published in May of 2017. With home automation taking over the mundanities of household management, self-driving cars roaming the streets, and smartphones guiding us through our daily routines, artificial intelligence is everywhere these days. Building and programming machines isn’t just for nerds anymore, and these robot kits make it easy and fun for tinkerers of all ages to hone their information-age DIY skills. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the review.

Editor's Choices
Top 10 Robot Kits

10. Smithsonian Robo Spider

9. Abilix RoboticsU

8. Meccano Meccanoid XL 2.0

7. 4M KidzLabs

6. Lego Boost

5. Dash and Dot by Wonder Workshop

4. Elegoo Mega 2560

3. Tenergy ODEV Tomo

2. Lego Mindstorms EV3

1. Ubtech Jimu Builderbots Series

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