iRobot Roomba 870
iRobot Roomba 870 specifications
|Mapping / Path planning|
|Automatically Docks and Recharges||(88% of robots has this feature)|
|Side Brushes (one or two)||1 pcs|
|Runtime||60 min (Works longer than 18% of robots)|
|Charging Time||120 min|
|Scheduling||(88% of robots has this feature)|
|IR Remote Control|
|Wi-Fi / Smartphone App|
|Amazon Alexa Support|
|Google Assistant Support|
|Virtual Wall||(28% of robots has this feature)|
|Anti-drop / Cliff Sensor||(98% of robots has this feature)|
|Dirt Detect||(12% of robots has this feature)|
|Full Bin Indicator||(5% of robots has this feature)|
|Robot Weight||8.38 lbs / 3.8 kg|
|Robot Width||13.90 in / 35.3 cm|
|Robot Height||3.58 in / 9.1 cm|
|Where to buy||$649.99 on Amazon|
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Pros & Cons of iRobot Roomba 870
Doesn't Have Mapping / Path Planning Feature
The iRobot Roomba 870 doesn't have a path planning feature. It comes with a random pattern that takes a little bit longer to clean compared to devices with a "mapping" feature. However, it still good for small or medium homes.
Strong suction power
The powerful motor with 1000Pa suction power can clean carpeting, and catching dirt and dust from low and medium-pile carpets.
No Smartphone App / Wi-Fi Support
The cleaner does not support Wi-Fi and doesn't have a smartphone app.
Amazon Alexa Not Supported
The model is not compatible with any voice assistant such as Amazon Alexa or Google Home and cannot be controlled by voice.
The iRobot Roomba 870 vacuum has a high-efficiency filtration system that is anti-allergen and removes up to 99.97% of particles with a size of 0.3 µm.
Doesn't have Wet Mopping Feature
This robot vacuum doesn't have a mopping feature and can sweep only.
Can be scheduled for specific time
The scheduling function allows programming of the device to clean at a convenient time.
Has a virtual wall function
The virtual wall barrier prevents the robovac from entering an area you don't want it to go.
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