Which Personal Robot Is Right for You?
Jibo vs. Echo vs. Rosie
So if you’re in the market for a digital personal assistant (who isn’t?!), check out our handy comparison.
Jibo: Sounds like a grown-up Justin Bieber
Echo: Talks like a more realistic Siri
Rosie: Sympathetic beeps
Jibo: Great at reminding you to do things and buying movie tickets
Echo: Always knows the current forecast; answers questions via Wikipedia; can make you a music playlist in a jiffy
Rosie: Cleans her metal fingers to the bone; cries occasionally
Jibo: $600, shipping in April 2016; preorders currently on hold due to demand
Echo: $200 or $99 for Prime members; you need an invitation from Amazon to order; ship date not set
Rosie: Fictional robot; available only via Jetsons reruns