Next Generation Table Tennis Robot?

Many of you will be familiar with table tennis robots which are able to feed balls to a player with varying degrees of speed and spin but the video below show a new type of robot which will actually return your shots. The two robots in this video took four years to develop at the Zhejiang Unversity. Wu and Kong have dual cameras mounted like eyes in a humanoid head that grab 120 images per second, enough to track the ball in flight. There are 30 different motors being used to replicate the movement of their shoulder, elbow and wrist to keep the game going.

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