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VEX IQ is a snap-together robotics system, making it fast and easy to build an endless variety of robots. Watch code come alive on a physical robot and apply key STEM skills.

  • Organized parts storage reduces classroom clutter
  • IQ Electronics are Simple, Flexible and Powerful
  • Students can build and change their robots fast
  • Parts, Electronics and Curriculum are integrated together
  • VEXcode software supports Block, Python and C++ (no installation required)

Ages 10-14

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ROBOT BUILDS

CLAWBOT IQ

A mobile lifting robot ideal for handling cubes. It can carry one cube and store a second on its back.

ARMBOT IQ

Robotic arm clawbot that moves on two axes: one axis moves the arm from side to side, and a second axis lift the arm up and down.

IKE

A cute mobile robot that can lift and carry various items.

FLEX

Using only 3 of the 4 motors in the Super Kit, Flex is a good starting point for students looking to add another mechanism to a robot. 

CLUTCH

Clutch has a lifting arm with a gripper that points down, making it perfect for picking up balls.

STRETCH

Originally designed for the Ringmaster VEX IQ Challenge game, Stretch can collect and lift a variety of different objects.

RISE

Hero Bot for the 2020-21 VEX IQ challenge game, Rise Above.

V-REX

An excellent example of how linkages can be used – V-Rex uses just one motor to move the legs, arms and mouth of the dinosaur.

ALLIE

Fun robotic alligator and code her to walk with motorized legs.

LINQ

Robotic forklift that can be coded to scoop, lift, and carry objects.

SLICK

Fun pusher robot with a plow extension that can collect and push objects.

KIWI DRIVE BOT

Omnidirectional moving robot that is designed to dazzle in the dark with six Touch LEDs that can be coded to light up with multiple colors.

Meet four of the VEX IQ robots you can build with the VEX IQ Super Kit!

Armbot IQ

Clawbot IQ

Ike and

V-Rex!

Armbot IQ, Clawbot IQ, Ike and V-Rex!

VEX IQ Education Kit Includes:

  • IQ Control System
  • 4 Smart Motors
  • 4 Sensors: Touch LED, Bumper Switch, Optical Sensor, Distance Sensor
  • 6 Wheels
  • 800+ Robot Parts
  • 2 Storage Bins

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Simple. Flexible. Powerful.

VEX IQ comes with all the electronics needed to power, remotely operate, and code your robot.

  • The Robot Brain connects your entire robot together, and includes a color screen for quick and easy control. Multiple international languages will be available.
  • The Robot Battery uses Lithium-ion technology to provide all-day classroom usage in most situations, and includes a button for quick battery charge indication.
  • The Controller enables wireless robot driving and wireless code download.
  • The Optical Sensor lets the robot see light, color and gestures, even in darker rooms.
  • The Distance Sensor (2nd generation) uses a safe laser to accurately detect distances without interference.
  • The Touch LED provides human touch input to the robot and color output to human eyes.
  • The Bumper allows the robot to feel when it hits a wall or another robot.
  • And the most important part of all, the Smart Motors make it all come to life with power and precision.

VEXcode

VEXcode is a coding environment for students of all ages and levels.
VEXcode is consistent across Blocks and Text, across VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5.

Drag. Drop. Drive.

VEXcode’s Block-based interface is the perfect platform for those new to coding. Students use a simple drag and drop interface to create functioning projects.

Accessible everywhere

VEXcode is supported on Chromebook, Windows, Mac, iPadOS and Android Tablets

In your language

VEXcode Blocks are availalbe in English, French, German and Dutch

C++ Text-Based Programming

For more advanced users, VEXcode IQ Text is a free C++ text-based programming environment which allows you to create more complex VEX IQ robot programs.
Advanced text editor features such as autocomplete, auto indent, syntax colouring, bracket matching, code-collapsing and more

Supported on Windows, Mac and Chromebook

Niels Puttemans - coach of the first Belgian VEX IQ Team

VEX IQ became a wonderful tool to invigorate the IT/Science lessons, but it also proved to be extremely useful in teaching math, teamwork and even language... Apart from being an extraordinary learning opportunity for all the kids and adults involved, it has lifted the teamwork and school spirit to a new level.

Niels Puttemans - coach of the first Belgian VEX IQ Team

VEX IQ became a wonderful tool to invigorate the IT/Science lessons, but it also proved to be extremely useful in teaching math, teamwork and even language... Apart from being an extraordinary learning opportunity for all the kids and adults involved, it has lifted the teamwork and school spirit to a new level.

Niels Puttemans - coach of the first Belgian VEX IQ Team

TEACHER RESOURCES

VEX IQ STEM Labs are 45+ minute lessons that can be tought in progression

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Building with VEX IQ and Coding with VEX IQ getting started guides 

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More than 60 articles on electronics, assembly, mechanics, VEXCode. 

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VEX Certified Educator program helps prepare you to successfully implement VEX Robotics in your classroom. 
Once certified, you also gain access to a growing community of education professionals and resources, to collaborate and share experiences, materials, and teaching strategies.

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VEX IQ Classroom Bundles

The driving concept behind 21st century classroom design is flexibility. VEX IQ Kits, storage, fields, and game objects work together to make the educator's job easier.

Classroom Bundles are the perfect solution for individual STEM classrooms. Bundles come in three sizes and include robot kits, extra parts, classroom charging, game field and game elements.

VEX IQ SPARE PARTS

Coloured structural parts

Personalise your robot designs with coloured plastic parts. Most VEX IQ structural and mechanical parts are available in red, green, blue, orange, pink, purple and yellow 

Robot IKE VEX IQ.  Educational robotics for secondary school

Coloured structural parts

Personalise your robot designs with coloured plastic parts. Most VEX IQ structural and mechanical parts are available in red, green, blue, orange, pink, purple and yellow 

Robot IKE VEX IQ. Educational Robotics in secondary school

CLASSROOM TO COMPETITION

VEX Challenge logo

In the VEX IQ Challenge teams of students are tasked with designing and building a robot to play with other teams in a game-based engineering challenge. Classroom STEM concepts are put to the test as students learn lifelong skills in teamwork, leadership, communications, and more.

VEX IQ Competition Super Kit. Competitive robotics for kids

VEX IQ Competition Kit

Ready to start a VEX IQ Competition team?

This kit contains everything you need to build and refine your competition robot. This kit is designed for one competition team. The four storage bins help keep all your parts organized.

VEX Has the STEM Solution for All Ages

Robot VEX 123. Educational robotics in preschool and primary school

VEX 123

Ages 4-7
Robot VEX GO. Educational robotics in primary school

VEX GO

Ages 8-11
Robot IKE VEX IQ. Educational robotics in secondary school

VEX IQ

Ages 11-14
Robot VEX V5. Educational robotics in high school

VEX V5

Ages 14+