Originally Posted by hajo
I still think Jones is a kind of observation-device, placed by some alien civilisation, i.e. Monolith 2.0
It was stated that she is no robot, but maybe our robots are just too primitive and limited to match her.
While I don't agree with your theory, that is a good point. She only knows robots as the sort she's seen on Earth, and she isn't much like them, so she says she isn't one.