There are some devices that we are yet not fully familiar with in everyday life, and one of them is a robotic vacuum. Not long ago for many robotic vacuum given by somebody as a gifted only used to acquire dust instead of cleaning the same that it is meant to do. Most of the times they lacked efficiency to clean the floor. But fortunately, a whole new range of robot vacuums have come to make our life easier with high-performance cleaning output.
Though these robotic versions are still not as much efficient as the fully fledged traditional vacuum cleaners, they really prove to be quite well equipped to clean the regular deposit of debris on the floor. This new range of robotic vacuum cleaners has evolved with more handier and smaller form factor. They have also come with a lot of high-end connectivity options and features. The best thing about this new breed of robotic vacuum cleaners is that they no longer cost an eye-popping $1,000.
Comparing a few of the latest ones we have picked here top 5 robot vacuums that outshine most others in the market in terms of features, performance and form factor.
1) iRobot Roomba 980
iRobot is one of the early entrants in the market of robot vacuums. It started producing robot vacuum cleaners from as early as 2000, and from then the brand went through a whole range of evolving products. The latest Roomba 980 upholds many features and performance attributes that talks of this evolution the brand passed through. Besides offering highly efficient cleaning for carpets as well as bare floors, it comes in a very handy and small size with just 3.6 inches in height. It is run on specially developed Roomba 880 predecessor which allows easy cleaning under the sofa and tables. The connected app also allows you scheduling the cleaning at your preferred time.
2) Neato Botvac Connected
It is not uncommon for many people to have completely bare floors in their home. The Neato Botvac can clean uncovered and uncarpeted floor quite efficiently without really slowing down it’s dirt suction I got mechanism. It also comes with a connected app that allows scheduling cleaning of the floor at your preferred time. Another important attribute of this robotic vacuum is that it is not fully round in shape as many of its competitors. This little-edged form factor allows it to reach the inaccessible corners and edges more easily compared to many others. The only downside that e can mention is the absence of a remote control to manoeuvre the robot vacuum.
3) Dyson 360 Eye
Dyson 360 Eye is a kind of robotic vacuum that gives big budget vacuum cleaners a run for the money. It is much smaller than many of its competitors, and it can navigate throughout the house on two tracks. There is a connected mobile app with useful features to control the cleaner remotely and for scheduling cleaning. This vacuum cleaner has taken its name from the 360-degree camera it is equipped with. This camera allows it viewing in all directions. In case the power goes off it returns to the charging dock and as soon as gets charged returns to the previous position for cleaning. It can access all areas of homes including top of stairs or behind doors without getting entangled in an awkward position. It means you don’t need need to watch it while letting it loose for its cleaning task.
4) Samsung Powerbot R7070
If two aspects make up the biggest priorities while buying robot vacuums, namely, cleaning performance and reliability in your absence, the new Samsung Powerbot R7070 just performs well on both counts. It comes well equipped with both a highly powerful suction system and a highly intelligent camera-based system to navigate around the floor of the home. Another important aspect of this robot cleaner is that it can effortlessly adjust the suction power depending on the type of floor it is cleaning. Compared to the top models which do not prove more efficient than this it comes with a fairly affordable price as well. While you can always operate it through Amazon Alexa, it also comes with the Smart Home app of Samsung.
5) Eufy RoboVac 11
Many of us just put off the idea of owning a robot vacuum simply because it doesn’t come as cheap. Often we need to shell out few hundreds of dollars to buy one. The Eufy RoboVac 11 frees us from this compulsion of buying robot vacuums at prices at an exorbitant price. Doing a fairly good job of cleaning both carpets and bare floor it is available now at just $250. It is capable of cleaning the debris under the furniture pieces as efficiently as good as others mentioned in this list.
In a Snapshot
Each of the robot vacuum cleaners mentioned above has little differences in terms of quality cleaning output and performance. The final consideration is obviously the price and availability which makes some of them better placed over the others.