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Sharp Corp. has introduced a new mobile phone combined with a humanoid robot.

The RoBoHoN robot phone, which stands 19 cm tall and weighs about 390 grams, will make its commercial debut in the first half of 2016, the Osaka-based firm said during a preview event Tuesday at CEATEC, Japan’s biggest IT and electronics trade show, that will kick off Wednesday at Makuhari Messe in the city of Chiba.

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