Sphero RVR+ Programmable Robot Car - 940-0601


RVR+ (1 robot) is Sphero’s revolutionary take on the programmable robot and supports 1-2 learners. It’s drivable right out of the box, packed with a diverse suite of sensors, and built for customization. RVR+ is expandable and made for novice to advanced learners in middle and high school.

Students learn coding skills and computer science basics with activities and programs in the free Sphero Edu app or advanced programmers can level up with the Public Sphero SDK to program with Python and connect third-party hardware.


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More info and updated documentation on Sphero product page (Sphero RVR+)


One RVR+ supports 1–2 learners. Looking for an option for the whole class? Check out the RVR+ Class Pack (6 -12 or 18 robot options).



PAIR PROGRAMMING WITH 2:1 RATIO: 1 RVR+ supports 1–2 learners, emphasizing pair programming and collaborative learning.

GO-ANYWHERE, DO-ANYTHING PROGRAMMABLE ROBOT: Drive RVR+ right out of the box – no assembly or complicated setup required.

ADVANCED SENSORS: Packed with on-board sensors including a color sensor allowing for accuracy in programming RVR+ to see colors in its environment, a light sensor, IR, accelerometer, and gyroscope.

ENHANCED GEARBOX: Enhanced gearbox to improve torque, payload capacity, and durability to take your inventions even further.

PROGRAM IT: Use the free Sphero Edu app for programming RVR+ with blocks or JavaScript. RVR+ can also be programmed using the Sphero Public SDK and API libraries for more advanced hackers and makers, making it the ultimate programming robot for coders of all levels.

EXPANDABLE PLATFORM: RVR+ features a 4-pin UART and an onboard power source, allowing students to connect and run third-party hardware like a Raspberry Pi, or BBC micro:bit.

SWAPPABLE & RECHARGEABLE BATTERY: Improved rechargeable and swappable battery to keep programs, inventions, and classroom projects running without downtime.


What's Included


  • 1 RVR+ programmable robot
  • 1 removable and rechargeable battery
  • 1 key to unlock battery compartment
  • 1 USB-a charging cable
  • 1 roll cage
  • 1 developer plate
  • 1 set of 5 color cards


Complete these activities to build strong foundations for programming RVR+.

Beginning Block

Intermediate Block



Tech Specs

Purple icon for Infrared Communication Infrared Communication   Circle with data line inside.Live Sensors   Icon of a circuit.Universal Expansion Port   Bluetooth IconBluetooth Communication   Battery Icon with 2 hours inside.2 Hr Playtime


RVR+ Educator Guide Portuguese

RVR+ Educator Guide Portuguese

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RVR+ Educator Guide English

RVR+ Educator Guide English

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