With thousands of robots out there, it might be hard to navigate among the different products and find the best one for you. That’s why all the RobotShop experts have gathered for you this list of the 5 best vacuum robots for your home.
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Who is this for?
Since the day robotic vacuums were introduced, household cleaning was changed forever. Most people vacuum their homes a few times a week and find the process boring and time-consuming. This is where the robot vacuum cleaner or automatic vacuum robot comes in. A robot vacuum can liberate you from the tedious vacuuming job and helps save precious time. You can, therefore, spend more time with your family and friends or have more time for rest and leisure.
Robotic vacuums are autonomous and are highly efficient even when compared to conventional vacuum cleaners making them a worthy investment.
There are several models of robot vacuums from entry line robots to the ones with most advanced features and that offer the latest technology. Some come with a docking station and can be scheduled to clean at your preferred time for an entirely automatic cleaning.
We have robotic vacuums available for all budgets. They are all efficient, reliable, affordable and easy to use. RobotShop is here to help you select the best model for your needs
Why should you trust us?
At RobotShop we’ve been among the pioneers of the robotic vacuums revolution. With about 15 years of experience of selling vacuum robots and repairing them, we’re among the few unbiased experts in the world when it comes to robot vacuums and which ones are the best.
Our pick – Neato Botvac Connected Robot Vacuum Cleaner
The Neato Botvac Connected Robot Vacuum Cleaner has a patented laser-guided technology scans and maps the room, plans, and methodically cleans, automatically moving from room to room. The robot can be paired with a home Wi-Fi network and the Neato app, to remotely set up a regular vacuuming schedule, start a full house or spot clean, stop or pause the robot and get instant notifications about the status of the vacuuming run.
Our team’s verdict: The Neato robots are the best vacuum robots. Their design and features are the best you can find today. This model also comes with full-fledged remote control from a compatible smartphone.
Runner-up – iRobot Roomba 980 Vacuum Cleaning Robot
The new iRobot Roomba 980 Vacuum Cleaning Robot gives you cleaner floors, throughout your entire home, all at the push of a button. Roomba 980 seamlessly navigates an entire level of your home, keeping track of its location and recharging as needed until the job is done. The AeroForce Cleaning System with Carpet Boost automatically increases power on carpets where it’s needed most. And with the iRobot HOME App, you can clean and schedule on the go.
Our team’s verdict: Roombas were the first vacuum robots to come into our homes. This latest model is their best yet and comes also with remote control. But, in our opinion, the Neato is a better product.
Upgrade pick – Makita DRC200Z Industrial Robotic Vacuum
The Makita Industrial Robotic Vacuum has high material filtration rate – 99% efficiency ≥ 0.2 microns (µm). It accepts 2 x 18V Li-Ion batteries without a battery converter for use with existing 18V Li-Ion battery platform. The brushless DC motor generates less heat buildup and is ideal for periods of prolonged use. it can operate in random or pattern mode for maximum vacuuming efficiency.
Our team’s verdict: This workhorse from Makita is an incredibly powerful vacuum robot. Built for warehouses and great surfaces, it will be as efficient in your homes.
Budget pick – Deebot D35 Robot Vacuum Cleaner
The Deebot D35 Robot Vacuum Cleaner is a floor cleaning robot that vacuums food crumbs, pet hair, debris and more so that you no longer have to sweep off your floors. Easy to operate and to maintain, it is tangle-free with Direct Suction, features Dual Sweeper Side Brushes to clean baseboards on either side of the robot and is smart enough to automatically clean every day.
Our team’s verdict: Ecovacs products are getting better and better. This D35 is he best vacuum robot for under USD150.
Also great – Mamibot Sweepur Automatic Robot Floor Cleaner
The Mamibot Sweepur 120 Automatic Robot Floor Cleaner is a mopping robot supported by a navigation box (GyroNavi), which can clean and perform as well as ourselves. The GyroNavi box also helps to correct deviation during cleaning, not allowing any uncleaned corners.
Our team’s verdict: While not as common as their vacuum counterparts, mopping robots are starting to make their way into our homes. the Mamibot will be a great companion to any vacuum robot.
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