The R1, the pocket-size gadget from Rabbit that’s supposed to make use of your apps for you, has already bought out of its first batch. In a submit on X (previously Twitter), the startup Rabbit announced that it bought 10,000 models in simply sooner or later.
“After we began constructing r1, we stated internally that we’d be pleased if we bought 500 gadgets on launch day,” Rabbit writes. “In 24 hours, we already beat that by 20x!”
Rabbit launched the R1 throughout CES on Tuesday, which comes with a small 2.88-inch touchscreen that runs on the corporate’s personal Rabbit OS. It makes use of a “Massive Motion Mannequin” that works as a “kind of common controller for apps,” according to my colleague David Pierce, who obtained to check out the gadget in the course of the showcase. This enables it to do issues like play music, purchase groceries, and ship messages by way of a single interface with out having to make use of your cellphone. It additionally allows you to practice the gadget easy methods to work together with a sure app.
Though the primary batch is bought out, you may nonetheless preorder the R1 device from Rabbit’s web site. Rabbit says the anticipated supply date is between April and Might 2024. However in the event you managed to position an order earlier than the primary spherical of gadgets bought out, count on that to begin delivery in March.