Sphero BOLT Coding Robot - K002ROW

  • Free App: Sphero Edu app compatible with iOS, Android, Kindle, Mac, Windows, and Chrome
  • Durable UV-coated clear plastic shell
  • Bluetooth Smart connection (100 foot range)
  • Inductive charging (6 hour charge for 2+ hours of play)
  • Height: 73mm / Width: 73mm / Weight 200g
  • Top speed: 7.24 km/h

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*Disclaimer: The images are merely illustrative.



Sphero BOLT’s eye-catching, programmable 8x8 light matrix opens up an endless array of coding and gaming capabilities. Use advanced sensors to track speed, acceleration, and direction, or drive BOLT without having to aim your robot thanks to the compass. BOLT also features infrared communication, allowing your robot to “talk” with other BOLTs. Equipped with Bluetooth SMART and a strong scratch-resistant shell, this robot’s brawn matches its brilliance.


  • Advanced Sensors

    Keep tabs on BOLT’s speed and direction with built-in sensors for programming.

  • LED Matrix

    Sphero BOLT was built to shine with 8x8 LED Matrix that animates and displays real-time data.

  • Infrared Communication

    BOLT to BOLT communication enables new games and advanced coding tactics.



Program BOLT with the Sphero Edu app from nearly any mobile or desktop device, discover awesome community-created activities, or just drive and play. Create and customize games and learn to code by drawing on your screen, using Scratch™ blocks, or writing JavaScript text.



Sphero Edu provides a toolset unbounded in its potential.


LED Matrix

Program 3 Ways

STEM Activities

Kindle Optimized

LED Matrix

Program the matrix to display characters and vector graphics, or play games on the matrix itself. We dare you to take your eyes off it.

Program 3 Ways

From draw and drive commands to Scratch blocks or even JavaScript text programming, Sphero Edu focuses on learner progression.

STEAM Activities

Foster creativity through discovery and play with BOLT and the Sphero Edu app, all while laying the foundation for computer science.

Kindle Compatible

In addition to iOS, Android, Mac, Windows, and Chrome, program BOLT from your Kindle with the Sphero Edu app.



Sphero Edu uses app-enabled robots to foster creativity through discovery and play, all while laying the foundation for computer science. Our program goes beyond code with collaborative STEAM activities, nurturing students’ imaginations in ways no other education program can. Cross-platform apps are approachable for all skill levels, allowing us to reach as many minds as possible.


What's in the box

  • Sphero BOLT
  • Inductive charging base with USB charging cable
  • Protractor with heading, directions, and clock
  • Quick Start guide to get you rolling
  • Sticker sheet
  • Sphero Play app available for download on iOS and Android
  • Swift Playgrounds app available for download on iOS. Works with the Sphero Arcade and Sphero Template playgrounds
  • Sphero Edu app available for download on iOS, Android, Kindle, Mac, Windows, and Chrome