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Robot Vacuum Cleaner Review – iRobot Vacuum, Samsung, Neato

Many homeowners have delegated the task of housecleaning to robot vacuum cleaners that are available nowadays. The many advantages of robot vacuum cleaners are the reasons why they have become very popular these past few years.

A robot vacuum cleaner may be programmed to operate at a specific time everyday even when you are out of the house. It may come with several other features such as virtual walls, dirt sensors, wall mounts, and self-charging base, among others.

There are several brands of robot vacuum cleaners that you can choose from. To ensure that you buy the best robot vacuum cleaner for you, below is a quick review of three of most popular robot vacuum cleaners in the market today.

iRobot Vacuum

 Commonly referred to as the Roomba, the iRobot vacuum is the most popular robot vacuum cleaner in the market. This brand has been making robot vacuum cleaners since 2002 and they have the most number of models compared to other brands. Each model has a different set of features and it is important to familiarize yourself with the different features to determine which one is best for you and to be able to get the most out of your iRobot vacuum cleaner. Most iRobot vacuum reviews that you will read online provide positive feedback on the Roomba vacuum cleaner. For the specific tasks that these small robots are designed to perform, they deliver really well. iRobot vacuum cleaners often rank high in ease of use, ease of cleaning, and durability.

Samsung Robot Vacuum

 Samsung has also been making robot vacuums for quite some time now. Samsung robot vacuum cleaners use what they call a visionary mapping system which helps the robots map the surrounding area using a camera. This is unlike the more popular random cleaner iRobot vacuum cleaners which do not create a map or layout of its environment. This visionary mapping system makes Samsung robot vacuums more methodical than other robots, allowing them to clean a room faster. The different models of Samsung robot vacuum cleaners often come with several of the standard features of robot vacuum cleaners such as virtual walls, schedulers, remote control, and many more. Samsung robot vacuums do a pretty good job of gathering dirt and dust although like most robot vacuum cleaners, they are not 100% efficient.

Neato Robot Vacuum

Designed by the Silicon Valley based company Neato Robotics, the Neato robot vacuum cleaner has a laser-vision system and room mapping ability which are very similar to the Samsung robot vacuum’s visionary mapping system. This allows the Neato robot vacuum to create a map of its environment and to perform its cleaning task in a methodical manner. The Neato robot vacuum is designed with two corners, allowing it to be more efficient at cleaning corners than the Roomba.