|LEGO → TECHNIC → Mindstorms|
8527 Mindstorms NXT is a LEGO Mindstorms set released in 2006. It is an interactive and programmable LEGO set. It contains 519 TECHNIC elements, a NXT Intelligent Brick, 3 Interactive Servo Motors, 1 Touch Sensor, 1 Ultrasonic Sensor, 1 Light Sensor, 1 Sound Sensor, 7 cables, NXT-G (a programming software for PC or Mac platforms), a Quickstart Guide, and building instructions for 18 Robot Challenges. The main robot of Mindstorms NXT is Alpha Rex. There is also a book about Mindstorms NXT.
- The set makes a brief cameo appearance in the movie The Adventures of Clutch Powers.
- A newer version of this set, 8547 Mindstorms NXT 2.0, was released in 2009. It contains most of the same components, with some new and improved pieces.