Hubo 2 is a full-size humanoid that can walk, run, dance, and grasp objects. It uses a straight-leg walking gait that's an improvement over most bipedal robots, which keep their knees bent to balance.
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Hubo 2 has 40 motors and can walk around for two hours straight without a break.
Hubo is a humanoid robot series designed by Prof. Jun-Ho Oh at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in Seoul, South Korea. Prof. Oh built the first Hubo in 2004. It was one of the first advanced full-body humanoid robots developed outside Japan. In 2010 he unveiled Hubo 2, a major upgrade on the original version. Prof. Oh is also known for building two other Hubo robots: Albert Hubo, which had a Hubo body and an Albert Einstein animatronic head developed by Hanson Robotics, and DRC-Hubo, a "transformer" robot that won the DARPA Robotics Challenge.