You can control your BB-8 Astromech Droid from your Windows 10 tablet, desktop or phone

By Stephen Pate – Star Wars fans got a gift today in the release of the Windows 10 app for the Sphero BB-8 toy.

The Sphero BB-8 App-Enabled Droid is the #1 best seller in toy robotics this Christmas at Amazon.com and Best Buy.

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  • Authentic Movement: Guide your BB-8 with a smartphone or tablet
  • Listens & Responds: BB-8 recognizes and reacts to your voice
  • Holographic Messaging: Record and view virtual holographic videos with BB-8
  • Autonomous Behavior: BB-8 has a mind of its own – explore the Star Wars galaxy together
  • Adaptive Personality: Your BB-8’s unique attitude and actions evolve as you interact
  • Authentic Movement: Guide your BB-8 with a smartphone or tablet
  • Listens & Responds: BB-8 recognizes and reacts to your voice

Timing the release of the smartphone controlled toy couldn’t be better with Star Wars The Force Awakens released this week and Christmas next.

The app is free. The Sphero BB-8 App-Enabled Droid is available from Amazon.com, .ca, .co.uk and .de.