Newgy Robo-Pong 1040
The Robo-Pong 1040 is a tennis robot machine with ball thrower and an oscillator that emulates a real tennis game play. The machine can be operated with the help of an analog controller.
Aspects and Features
The controller can be used to control the ball speed, frequency and oscillation. This suits beginners as well as intermediate players as the robot can throw balls at different speeds according to their proficiency. The frequency of the ball can be adjusted in such a way that a beginner will receive balls at slow speeds while a player who is experienced can receive faster balls. The machine can hold 200 balls which is sufficient for playing continuously for a few minutes.
There are various spins that are available in the settings of the machine. Included are left and right sidespins, topspin, backspin and combination spin. Shot selections include push, serve, chop, lob, counter and fast loop. The 1040 is easily portable and can be stored away without much space being required. It does not require any tools for set up and can also be easily dismantled quickly.
The dimensions are 26.2 x 15 x 13 inches and the weight is 6 pounds. When you purchase the machine it will also include a ball bucket with a control box, a transformer and connector cable, manual and 4 dozen 40mm Robo balls.
Newgy Robo-Pong 1050
The Robo-Pong 1050 is a table tennis robot with a ball thrower. The ball thrower has an oscillating mechanism which makes playing with it as close as possible to a tennis game.
Aspects and Features
The 1050 has a digital mechanism which helps control the speed and frequency of the balls as well as oscillation of the ball thrower. The spins include left and right sidespins, topspin, backspin and combination spin. Shot selections include push, serve, chop, lob, counter and fast loop. You can take the 1040 anywhere due to its portability and storage is also simple with less space required for it. The oscillation of the machine allows the player to move according to the angle at which the ball is thrown.
There are 64 pre-programmed drills that will offer you a variety when you play. You can even use the PC mode and create your own drill in order to customize it even more. No tools are necessary to assemble it and dismantling it is also easy and does not take much time. You can use 200 balls at a time with a ball bucket with an extender cage. The digital panel contains instructions is 6 different international languages and can be set to the language of your choice..
The dimensions of the tennis robot are 9 x 13 x 21 inches with a weight of 9 pounds. When you purchase it you will also get a set up DVD, manual and 4 dozen Robo balls.
What is the Difference Between the Robo-Pong 1040 and 1050?
Both machines are the same with the 1050 having improvements over the 1040. It has 64 pre-programmed drills that can be used for providing a wide variety of balls with different speeds and frequency. Besides you can also create your own drill and customize your game. The customization allows the machine to emulate a real game better than the 1040.