The startup SuitX created the Phoenix exoskeleton to help paraplegics walk. It is the least expensive model on the market.
the ‘phoenix’ exoskeleton by suitX is one of the world’s lightest and most advanced wearable robotic uniforms designed to help people with mobility disorders to be upright and moving
The Phoenix, by SuitX, is the world’s lightest and most affordable exoskeleton.
SuitX, a company driven to lower the cost on bionic technology to help people walk, won a prestigious robotics competition that will help it fund a pediatric exoskeleton for children with neurological disorders.
On Saturday February 6th, suitx was awarded first place in the international division of the UAE AI Robotics for Good Competition! There were over 660 entries in the international category of the event.
With SuitX taking the initiative to create affordable exoskeletons paraplegics can now tread freely, without worrying about durability issues.
It takes just 26 pounds of hardware to get Steven Sanchez walking again. He lost the use of his legs more than a decade ago in a BMX biking accident. Now Sanchez serves as test pilot for an innovative, lightweight exoskeleton from SuitX called Phoenix.
Until now, references like the Six Million Dollar Man TV series and even Arnold's first Terminator movies are what we think of when the concept of blending man and machine is brought up. But SuitX's Phoenix exoskeleton is changing that conversation.