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Connectivity also comes to the iRobot Roomba series 600 and 800 series

The iRobot Roomba 800 Series and 600 Series floor cleaners, the Wi-Fi module and with it the possibility of remote control over smartphones even when out of the home.

After debuting on the 900 Series, now connectivity also comes down to the lower series in Roomba’s home. The iRobot Roomba 800 Series and 600 Series floor cleaners rob roam the Wi-Fi module and with it the possibility of remote control over smartphones even when out of the home.

The models naturally complement the typical brand’s ability to be programmable on a weekly basis, but connectivity can be used outside the programming even if you are out of the home, starting it off if you have missed programming, or stopped them if the dad has changed times and has come home earlier than expected.

Between the two series, the cleaning method is slightly changed: the Roomba 695 and 696 series adopt a three-stage mode with a rubber brush and a classic brush, while Roomba 891 and 896 use five-step cleaning and integrate two brushes rubber, which unlike that with bristles does not require maintenance, and are more suitable for particularly hairy homes, ie where they live.

Both new series also feature lithium-ion battery and dual mode Virtual Wall accessory. The latter ” creates ” infrared rays to delimit the area not to be exceeded, and it is possible to set a barrier about 3 or if set in the Halo mode, a circular shape with a radius of about 1.2 m, useful for example, so as not to run the robot against vases and tables, just to spin around. The function is also useful to prevent the robots from knocking the bowls of food and water for pets.