“Most of the humans don’t care that there are no dinosaurs, ” he said, “In 60 million years, whatever is left on Earth will not care about us existing or not.”For the moment, Santos is not using Samantha to replace actual human contact.
He has been with his wife Maritsa Kissamitaki, for 16 years and she is a vital part of his life and is even supportive of his robotic creations to the extent that she even helps with the development of sex robot prototypes.
For all her 'features', Samantha is a costly sex toy, and will set back a prospective buyer some 3,700 euro (£3,375)However, the price tag does not seem to be putting customers off, as Santos, based in Barcelona, said he has already sold 15 'Samanthas'.
A growing number of brothels in Austria, where prostitution is legal and regulated, are adding sex robots to their roster, local news reports.
It follows the success of a sex doll christened Fanny who became the most popular 'attraction' at the 'Kontakthof' brothel in the capital Vienna.
Once this is complete, he would create an algorithm that combines the values of both himself and Samantha and then use a 3D printer to create the new hybrid robot.
Samantha the Sex Doll is a £3,000 interactive robot designed with one specific purpose: pleasure.
She is the latest development in a growing trend in Austria which has seen brothel customers preferring robots over sexual intercourse with a human.
' and is even seen looking people deep in their eyes or handing out hugs.
According to one tester, Samantha 'moans' and reacts to having her breasts touched, and Santos adds that she is able to replicate a female orgasm 'at a higher sex frequency'.