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AGV robot

Learn about Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) in this AGV dictionary article.

What is the differnce between AMRs and AGVs?

AGVs usually carry out a more limited set of tasks such as moving material from one location to another along a predetermined path. AMRs handle surprises along the way more intelligently and autonomously plans new paths according to the current situation. AMRs usually have more computing capacity and can communicate with other robots while AGVs are controlled from a centralized system. AMRs are commonly equipped with robotic arms that carry out finer tasks while an AGV does the heavy lifting that requires less sophistication.

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