This is a completed and painted, fixed-pose figure.
From the item's packaging:
A resourceful astromech droid, R2-D2 served Padme Amidala, Anakin Skywalker and Luke Skywalker in turn, showing great bravery in rescuing his masters and their friends from many perils. A skilled starship mechanic and fighter pilot's assistant, he formed an unlikely but enduring friendship with the fussy protocol droid, C-3PO.
Features 12 unique sounds, side to side movement, motorized head and flashing lights.
Requires 4 AA batteries (test batteries included).