CATEGORY : Robot Vacuum Cleaners

Roborock s4 VS. Roborock S5

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8.9
Winner:

Roborock s4

Reasons to buy Roborock s4:

  • button icon Intelligent home navigation system
  • button icon 2000Pa Strong Suction Power
  • button icon Ideal for Pet Hair
  • button icon Can be controlled via a mobile App
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8.7
Runners Up:

Roborock S5

Reasons to buy Roborock S5 :

  • button icon It sweeps and mops
  • button icon Multiple cleaning modes
  • button icon Great suction power - ideal for home with pets & carpets
  • button icon Long lasting 5,200 mAh battery provides you with 2.5 hours of cleaning time
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
WINNER :

Roborock S5

  • DEEP CLEANS THICK CARPETS
USABILITY
WINNER :

Roborock s4

  • CAN BE SCHEDULED
DESIGN
WINNER :

Roborock s4

  • LARGE DEBRIS BIN
CONCLUSION
DRAW :
Comparison Winner
Roborock s4

Reasons why we like it:

  • CAN BE SCHEDULED
  • LARGE DEBRIS BIN
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COMPARISON – Roborock s4 VS. Roborock S5

PERFORMANCE

CLEANS UNDER FURNITURE

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Has a height of 3.78 inches – cleans below furniture above its height and may not clean under furniture below its height

Yes

Height is 9.6 cm. With this low profile design, it can clean under furniture, bed and sofas.

COVERAGE

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Total area of coverage of 2700 square feet – ideal for medium and large sized homes.

Yes

2691 ft2 - ideal for big house and multi-room

SUCTION POWER

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

2000 Pa vacuum power – performs effectively on carpeted and hard floors. Has the ability to lift up AA batteries

Yes

2000Pa Cyclone 3D Cleaning System delivers strong suction power combined with a multi-mode system. You can choose from the following cleaning modes: Carpet mode, Quiet, Mopping mode, Balanced, Turbo Mode and Max Mode. These modes will provide you with custom results.

IDEAL FOR HOMES WITH PETS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Powerful suction and hepa filter ideal for homes with allergies. Lifts pet hairs rooted in low pile carpets and hard surfaces.

Yes

Features tangle free brushes which are very effective at capturing and removing pet hair without clogging the motor. It also comes with a beak-like cleaning tool accessory which helps in removing more pet hair from carpets and floors.

CLEAN CORNERS AND ALONG WALLS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Side brushes and slim size can reach and clean corners and along the walls.

Yes

Features Self-adjustable Side Brushes that spin at 330 Rounds Per Minute when cleaning along wall edges and corners.

BATTERY LIFE

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Over 150 minutes of continuous run time provided by powerful battery

Yes

150 minutes. More than what Roomba can provide.

CHARGE TIME

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

240 minutes for full battery charge

Yes

240 minutes

MULTI-FLOOR CLEANING

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Features a barrier cross height of 15 mm that progresses easily from hard floors low pile carpets. Perfect for wood, tiles, linoleum, stone and low pile carpets

Yes

With its advanced climbing ability - Roborock S5 can move from one level to another, climb over objects with a maximum height of 2 cm and also clean from hard floor to carpets

DEEP CLEANS THICK CARPETS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
No

Yes

Uses a Carpet Pressurization function to increase suction power when it meets a carpet. This will ensure your carpet is thoroughly cleaned from dust and pet hair. When it leaves the carpet and goes to a hard floor, the Carpet Pressurization mode will go off and the robot will go back to its normal suction power.

FOR LARGE ROOMS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Cleans large rooms within 2700 square feet. Appropriate for large living rooms, bedrooms and offices

Yes

Due to its coverage of 2691 ft2 – Robotock C5 can be used in both large and medium sized rooms.

AUTO DOCKS AND RECHARGE

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Returns to charging station automatically on low battery or after completing to clean to recharge.

Yes

It will go back to the charging dock when the battery gets low.

RESUMES AFTER AUTO RECHARGING

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Can resume to exactly where it had stopped after automatic dock and recharge

Yes

After recharging, Roborock C5 will auto resume with its cleaning tusk - making sure no place is left with dirt.

MULTI-ROOM NAVIGATION

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Automatically recognises rooms – can be sent to move from room to room on a single floor. stays away only from restricted rooms.

Yes

Can clean all rooms on a single floor. Use LDS Smart Navigation system to scan the room at 360 degrees, gather information for each room on a single floor, generate a cleaning map and start cleaning according to the map.

AVOIDS STAIRS AND OBJECTS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Anti stairs and object detectors – automatically analyzes the environment around it. Cleans only around objects and turns away from stairs after sensing them

Yes

The Anti-Collision sensors will always emit infrared-rays to detect obstacles and cliffs.

QUIET OPERATION

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Approximately 68 db noise level – operates on a whisper quiet noise level. No interrupting loud background noise

Yes

60 db - Operates quietly.

BOOSTS SUCTION POWER

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Turbo and Max mode – automatically increases suction power to maximum on carpets and stubborn areas.

Yes

The Carpet Pressurization mode automatically identifies carpets, so it witches to maximum suction to thoroughly vacuum your carpet.

HEPA FILTER

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Washable hepa filter – eliminates more than 99% of all allergens to a tiny size and dust particles. Ideal for people with allergies

Yes

Features 2 Washable E11 High Efficiency filters that capture 99.2% of allergens, dust, pet dander, pollen, mold spores and small 0.3 microns. You can wash it once in a week to maintain good performance and this reduces on replacement frequency.

MAPS & PLANS ROUTE

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Intelligent home navigation system – plans the routes of the entire home so that no path or area is skipped.

Yes

Uses its high-precision LDS laser range sensors to scan 5x360 degrees for distance information. After that It creates a layout the apartment, run routes and save maps for further usage.

SWEEPS AND MOPS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Only sweeps

Yes

Can sweep and mop hard floors

CONCENTRATED CLEANING

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Max cleaning mode for concentrated cleaning – automatically increases suction power to 2000 Pa in spots with stains or high piles of debris

Yes

You can set it to vacuum and mop a specific area with high concentration of dirt.

EMPTIES ON ITS OWN

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
No

No

Roborock S5

USABILITY

HASSLE FREE OPERATION

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Provides simple control at your fingertips. Just click on any robot settings in the comfort of your palms wherever you are. Hands free cleaning to the end

Yes

It is very easy to control using Alexa and the Smartphone Application. The water tank can be easily plugged-in saving you from overturning the robot but at the same time avoid water leakages.

REMOTE CONTROL WITH MOBILE APP

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Features a comprehensive Roborock app control – starts, stops, schedules, adjust cleaning modes, set no go zones etc from anywhere. App can be downloaded onto your Android or iPhone

Yes

You can control it with a Smartphone application. Via you phone you will be able to view the cleaning map and set custom cleaning modes for each room on a single floor.

WIFI CONNECTED

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Connects to home WIFI

Yes

It is WifI Enables – that is how it communicates with Alexa

CAN BE SCHEDULED

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Can be set to clean in advance – chose a time, daily or weekly and cleaning mode. Automatically cleans even with no one at home.

No

WORKS WITH ALEXA

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Speak to Roborock s4 using the Alexa or Google Assistant

Yes

Command the vacuum with voice. ASK Alexa to turn on Roborock S5

ZONE CLEANING

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Create no go zones using the Roborock App – controls the unit from entering into areas it has been limited from

Yes

Use the Zone Cleaning Function to command the robot to clean specific rooms. All you have to do is to drag and drop the cleaning frame on the map and the robot will clean rooms of your choice.

Roborock s4

DESIGN

LARGE DEBRIS BIN

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Only large debris to the size of crumbs from food or bread

No

LOW PROFILE DESIGN

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Slim and compact low profile design – smoothly glides beneath furniture and hard to reach areas

Yes

9.6 cm – can easily clean under low profile furniture

BOUNDARY STRIPS INCLUDED

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
No

No

BATTERY CAPACITY

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

5200mAh LiPo battery capacity

Yes

5,200mAh Ultra-high battery capacity - This will provide you with 150 minutes. More than what Roomba can provide.

DUST BIN CAPACITY

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

640 ml dust bin capacity – contains debris much longer without being emptied.

Yes

500 ml

FULL BIN INDICATOR

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
No

No

VIRTUAL WALL INCLUDED

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

Comes with Virtual walls – sets boundaries beyond which Roborock s4 Will not cross to clean.

Yes

It has a Virtual Wall but this is bought separately.

PRODUCT DIMENSIONS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

13.78 inches x 3.78 inches

Yes

13.8 x 13.7 x 3.8 inches

WEIGHT

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

13.78 pounds

Yes

7 pounds

Roborock s4

CONCLUSION

PROS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

• Automatically boost suction power • Avoids stairs and obstacles • Includes no go zones and virtual walls • Large coverage of 2700 square feet • Up to 150 run time minutes • 4 cleaning modes – turbo, max, balanced and quiet • Works with Alexa, WIFI and Remote control App • HEPA filter

Yes

• Affordable and very effective • Auto docks and resumes • Customizable performance using various cleaning modes • Great suction power • Good battery life of 150 minutes • Sweeps and mops • Boosts suction power when it meets a carpet

CONS

Roborock s4
Roborock S5
Yes

• Not ideal for thick carpets

Yes

• Does not have a full bin indicator • Small Dust Bin • Does not come with boundary strips

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