Sex robot specialists RealDoll promises that their latest model will “stare into your soul”.
Even though 48% of men would like to get it on with a sexbot, Dr Kate Devlin, a Sex robot expert at King’s College London, says that despite the extravagant claims of the manufacturers, sex robots are still in their infancy.
43% can imagine themselves falling in love with one.
So far the hot dolls are standalone AI personality you can talk to” explains Dr Devlin, “which works through a phone app – and then she basically has the body of a sex doll. She’ll get to know you and store information about you, like a more sophisticated, sexy Alexa.”
They are a high-level artificial intelligence product, which can freely communicate dialogue, chat in Chinese and English language, and even has certain independent learning functions;
He warns “Even before full AI is achieved, it’s possible that sex robots could become a threat.”
Dr Nick Patterson said: “Hacking into many modern-day robots, including sexbots, would be a piece of cake compared to more sophisticated gadgets like cellphones and computers…
“Hackers can hack into a robot or a robotic device and have full control of the connections, arms, legs and other attached tools like in some cases knives or welding devices.”