Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveils Tesla humanoid robot, may cost $20K

Musk told the audience late on friday that the humanoid robot is made for mass production in the "millions" of units.

Elon Musk with the robot

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has showcased a prototype of a humanoid robot that, for the first time, "walked without a tether on stage" during the company's AI Day 2022.

Named "Optimus", the robot has the same artificial intelligence (AI) software and sensors present in Tesla's advanced driver assistance system called 'Autopilot' and may cost around $20,000.