Robotic Lawnmowers have been around for a while now and are becoming available from more and more manufacturers. One of these is Flymo who offer the Flymo 1200R robotic lawn mower.
Asda are currently offering the Flymo Robotic Lawnmower 1200R for only £799, they say this is a saving of £200. Homebase are offering the same machine at £849.99.
Flymo are owned by Swedish company Husqvarna who were pioneers in the development of robotic lawn mowers.
Powered by a 18 volt rechargeable lithium-ion battery this machine has a 17 inch cutting width and a variable cutting height. It keeps within its predetermined cutting area by means of a perimeter wire and features bump sensors to allow it to negotiate around solid objects in its path. It comes with an automatic charging station.
Below is a promotional video for the Flymo 1200R showing how it works.