CATEGORY : Robot Vacuum Cleaners

iRobot Romba 985

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Winner:

iRobot Romba 985

Reasons to buy iRobot Romba 985:

  • button icon Auto adjust cleaning head for multiple floors and carpets
  • button icon Maximizes its cleaning power – up to 10 times air power
  • button icon Can be connected to wifi and Amazon Alexa
  • button icon Patented dirt detect technology
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PERFORMANCE

iRobot Romba 985

  • CLEANS UNDER FURNITURE
  • COVERAGE
  • SUCTION POWER
  • IDEAL FOR HOMES WITH PETS
  • CLEAN CORNERS AND ALONG WALLS
  • BATTERY LIFE
  • CHARGE TIME
  • MULTI-FLOOR CLEANING
  • DEEP CLEANS THICK CARPETS
  • FOR LARGE ROOMS
  • AUTO DOCKS AND RECHARGE
  • RESUMES AFTER AUTO RECHARGING
  • MULTI-ROOM NAVIGATION
  • AVOIDS STAIRS AND OBJECTS
  • QUIET OPERATION
  • BOOSTS SUCTION POWER
  • HEPA FILTER
  • MAPS & PLANS ROUTE
  • CONCENTRATED CLEANING
USABILITY

iRobot Romba 985

  • HASSLE FREE OPERATION
  • REMOTE CONTROL WITH MOBILE APP
  • WIFI CONNECTED
  • CAN BE SCHEDULED
  • WORKS WITH ALEXA
DESIGN

iRobot Romba 985

  • LOW PROFILE DESIGN
  • BATTERY CAPACITY
  • DUST BIN CAPACITY
  • FULL BIN INDICATOR
  • VIRTUAL WALL INCLUDED
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS
  • WEIGHT
CONCLUSION

iRobot Romba 985

  • PROS
  • CONS

COMPARISON – iRobot Romba 985

PERFORMANCE

CLEANS UNDER FURNITURE

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Romba 985 is only 3.6 inches in height. Can clean under furniture that is above 3.6 inches but fail to clean under furniture below 3.6 inches tall.

COVERAGE

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

SUCTION POWER

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

IDEAL FOR HOMES WITH PETS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Built with a power-lifting suction that removes all dog and cat hairs from the hard floor, carpets and air through providing 10 times more of air power.

CLEAN CORNERS AND ALONG WALLS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Features an edge sweeping brush – provides a 27 degree angle to sweep all debris away from corners and along walls.

BATTERY LIFE

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

120 minutes of run time – adequate time to fully clean a small to large house.

CHARGE TIME

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

MULTI-FLOOR CLEANING

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Romba 985 can clean hard floors and carpets – features an auto adjust cleaning head that adjusts its height to maintain close contact with the multiple floor surfaces. It will directly clean all types of hard floors and low pile and medium pile carpets.

DEEP CLEANS THICK CARPETS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

It automatically increases cleaning power when it reaches carpets using power boost and Aeroforce cleaning system

FOR LARGE ROOMS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Can clean large rooms but will sometimes require a recharge before completion

AUTO DOCKS AND RECHARGE

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Yes, will automatically dock and charge once battery is low or running low.

RESUMES AFTER AUTO RECHARGING

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

After full charge, Romba 985 will resume cleaning from where it stopped. It maintains track of its location. You don’t have to be around to restart it after charge.

MULTI-ROOM NAVIGATION

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Features Smart Mapping along with vSLAM technology – allows the vacuum cleaner to effortlessly navigate the home while maintain track of places it has been and places it hasn’t yet cleaned. Can move from room to room on a single floor.

AVOIDS STAIRS AND OBJECTS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Yes, through the cliff detect and objects detect sensors. Guides the robot away from or around objects and stairs.

QUIET OPERATION

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

BOOSTS SUCTION POWER

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

When on performance mode or climbing a carpet, the robot uses an advanced Gen 3 motor. Provides the robot with up to 10 times more air power

HEPA FILTER

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

High efficiency filter that is built with a unique material that captures up to 99% of mites, dust and allergens as tiny as 10 microns. Appropriate for people with asthma.

MAPS & PLANS ROUTE

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Maintains memory of where it has cleaned and where it hasn’t yet cleaned using the Smart Mapping and VSLAM technology while navigating the home.

SWEEPS AND MOPS

iRobot Romba 985
No

CONCENTRATED CLEANING

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Romba 985 uses patented dirt detects system to remove dirt in areas with high concentration. Its sensors will distinguish concentrated dirt areas and command the robot to thoroughly clean.

EMPTIES ON ITS OWN

iRobot Romba 985
No

USABILITY

HASSLE FREE OPERATION

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Download the iRobot Home App and clean or schedule without any hassle from anywhere and at any given time.

REMOTE CONTROL WITH MOBILE APP

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Make use of the iRobot Home App to customize your cleaning to preferred schedule and also view the status of your home cleaning tasks.

WIFI CONNECTED

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Allows wifi connectivity to communicate to Amazon Alexa

CAN BE SCHEDULED

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Features a preset cleaning schedule of up o 7 times in a week. Your home will stay clean even when you are away.

WORKS WITH ALEXA

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Voice command the robot to start, stop, customize cleaning and schedule using Amazon Alexa.

ZONE CLEANING

iRobot Romba 985
No

DESIGN

LARGE DEBRIS BIN

iRobot Romba 985
No

LOW PROFILE DESIGN

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

Height of 3.6 inches low profile design – will easily manoeuvre to clean below sofas, beds, toe kicks and other hard to reach places.

BOUNDARY STRIPS INCLUDED

iRobot Romba 985
No

BATTERY CAPACITY

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

DUST BIN CAPACITY

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

FULL BIN INDICATOR

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

VIRTUAL WALL INCLUDED

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

N/A

PRODUCT DIMENSIONS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

20.5 x 16.3 x 5.3 inches

WEIGHT

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

13.2 pounds

CONCLUSION

PROS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

• Auto adjust cleaning head for multiple floors and carpets • Maximizes its cleaning power – up to 10 times air power • Can be connected to wifi and Amazon Alexa • Patented dirt detect technology

CONS

iRobot Romba 985
Yes

• Bin doesn’t automatically empty when full

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