" An astromech droid, also referred to as an astro droid, was a type of droid that served as an automated mechanic, performing a variety of repair duties and often serving as an adjunct or substitute for a nav computer on smaller starships. Astromech droids could also use the mainframes of larger ships to their advantage. Many starfighters relied on astromech copilots. "
Astromech is a category of Upgrades in X-Wing.
Ships that can equip an Astromech are:
|Astromech||Introduced in||Squad Points||Restrictions|
|R5 Astromech||Wave 1||1||none|
|R2 Astromech||Wave 1||1||none|
|R7 Astromech||Wave 4||2||none|
|•BB-8||The Force Awakens Core Set||2||none|
|•R5-X3||The Force Awakens Core Set||1||none|