[Update: Pre-orders open] Sony's robotic puppy Aibo is coming to the US in $2,899 'First Litter Edition' bundle

Update 1: 2018/09/18 11:11am PDT

Whether you’ve got nasty allergies, a deep-seated affinity for robots, or just an excessive amount of disposable income lying around (you poor soul), Sony’s new Aibo is now available

Sony first introduced Aibo, its robotic puppy toy, in 1999. It was discontinued in 2006. Then, last November, Aibo made a comeback in Japan, updated with modern trimmings like Wi-Fi connectivity and location mapping. The new model cost 198,000 yen (about $1,800), plus an additional 90,000 yen (about $800) for a three-year subscription to a cloud service. Read More[Update: Pre-orders open] Sony’s robotic puppy Aibo is coming to the US in $2,899 ‘First Litter Edition’ bundle was written by the awesome team at Android Police.