SHARP Employs Music & Humming Recognition Services of ACRCloud on Its Mobile Robot RoBoHoN

[Tokyo/Beijing, December 15th, 2017] Japanese electronic product manufacturer SHARP employs Music & Humming recognition services of Beijing based music recognition service provider ACRCloud on its mobile robot – RoBoHoN.

RoBoHoN is one of the world’s first mobile robot that launched by SHARP in 2016. This humanoid robot can walk on two legs and is compact enough (approx. 19.5 cm tall) to be carried almost anywhere. RoBoHoN has many features such as camera, email, search, RoBoHoN can grow to accommodate more natural communication with the user by learning the user’s profile and usage situation.

With this partnership, RoBoHoN will be able to recognize the songs played in surrounding environment and read the song title and artist name. Users are also able to hum a song to get RoBoHoN recognize it. This partnership was made by SyncPower, ACRCloud’s agent in Japan.

About SHARP:
Sharp Corporation is a worldwide developer of innovative products and core technologies that play a key role in shaping the future of electronics. As a leader in LCDs and digital technologies, Sharp offers one of the world’s broadest and most advanced lines of consumer electronics, information products, and electronic components, while also creating new network businesses. Sharp Corporation employs 42,861 people around the world (as of June 30, 2017) and recorded consolidated annual sales of 2,050,639 million yen for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017. For more information, please visit: http://sharp-world.com/index.html

About ACRCloud:
ACRCloud is a Beijing based comprehensive automatic content recognition provider has indexed over 40m tracks in its music fingerprinting database, and for 2015 & 2016 was ranked #1 in audio fingerprinting technology by the prestigious Music Information Retrieval Evaluation eXchange (MIREX). ACRCloud serves the clients such as Alibaba, Cartoon Network, PURE, Xiaomi, KKBOX, AWA and Musixmatch etc.