The irobot roomba 980 is one of the latest roomba models with updated design and powered by new features. Irobot has taken the features of its older model and improved it. This robot vacuum has wifi connectivity and can be controlled with the new app. The Irobot Roomba 980 is listed at $899. If that price seems to be scary for you, let’s have a look at the robot and see if this model is worth the price.
The Roomba 980 shape is basically as same as the older models. It has a round body with the bumper on the front and removable dust bin on the back. On the bottom of the device, we have one side brush and two rotating brushes. The top of the device has “Clean”, “Home” and “Spot Clean” buttons. Compared to the previous models, the Roomba 980 has a much more practical interface:
Clean: launch the cleaning cycle of the robot.
Home: make the Roomba 980 go back to its station.
Spot Clean: cleaning targeted area only (around 3ft diameter circle).
To program the Roomba 980, you will use the iRobot Home App available on Android and iOS. This enables you to:
Here are the list of the features on the app: