First of all, Handle differs from similar devices in that it has wheels allowing to move in different directions and perform fancy maneuvers. It is fitted out with a suction arm, thanks to which the robot can perform a big array of tasks, primarily loading and unloading.
According to Boston Dynamics, the robot can handle weights up to 14 kilograms, but this potential may well increase in future. The video recently posted by the company demonstrates Handle’s capabilities. You can find the link below.
After two years of silence the Company has revisited its old development. Does that mean that the work is finally completed and Handle will very soon go on sale?