What is a Lego Mindstorms EV3?
Lego Mindstorms EV3 is the third generation robotics kit in Lego’s Mindstorms line. It is the successor to the second generationLego Mindstorms NXT 2.0 kit. The “EV” designation refers to the “evolution” of the Mindstorms product line. “3” refers to the fact that it is the third generation of computer modules – first was the RCX and the second is the NXT.
The LEGO MINDSTORMS Education is a programmable robotics construction Core Set that gives you the power to design and build programmable robots using high quality motors, sensors, gears, wheels, axles, and other technical components through which you can control your own LEGO robots. By using hands-on robotics, students will gain a better understanding of how technology works in real world applications. The new LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 set includes everything you need to create any of 17 robots and make them walk, talk, move and do whatever you can imagine