Best Robot Vacuums 2021.
Robot vacuum cleaners have made huge strides in the last couple years.
Modern “RoboVacs” include new, top features:
smart mobile app control, turbo suction mode, 2-hour battery, fast recharge, duel mopping
To help you in your search, here is our list of the best robot vacuum cleaners in the UK — ratings based on features, battery life, power suction, buyer reviews online, and price value.
Prices range on my list, £119 – £799.
The Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 30C is the best robot vacuum cleaner under £250.
Includes a lot of luxury features you’d get in a high-end model ~ “smart” robot vacuum (w/ mobile app), powerful suction, long battery, and new “Quiet Clean” mode.
Battery: 100 mins
Enhanced: 50 mins
As a triple-filter vacuum it offers up to 1500Pa of suction power – enough to remove 99.8% of micro particles (and dust)!
Best of all are the user-friendly mobile app controls.
Using the your smartphone you can adjust all settings.
set cleaning schedules, activate remotely, get status updates, switch modes
In my opinion, Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 30C is the best price-value robot vacuum.
Good price w/ lots of positive buyer reviews!
The Coredy Robot Vacuum is the best robot vacuum cleaner and mop.
Very good battery life, it’s the good option for large homes with 30-40% of hardwood floor or tile.
Noise: 45-65 dB
Coredy R750 robot vacuum comes with a super user-friendly mobile app. In fact, the Coredy App is the reason it has a 5-star rating from buyers online.
Even non-tech users say it’s easy-to-use!
It takes a couple runs for it to map your home’s layout, but on the mobile app you can name rooms (ex: Bedroom 1) ~ from here you command the Coredy R750 to only clean specific rooms!
Powerful 2000Pa suction, and new robot mop function make it worth the price tag.
Coredy R750 has tons of 5-star buyer ratings!
The Roborock S6 MaxV is the best robot vacuum and mop combo.
Amazing mapping, and great mobile app make it a super user-friendly – command it to clean specific rooms!
Battery Life: 180 mins
Suction Power: 2000Pa
Price Tag: Expensive
In my opinion the mobile app is what sells it.
Within hours the S6 MaxV navigates your home and produces a map layout on your smartphone – from there you can name your rooms (ex: bedroom 1).
Simply pick the rooms to vacuum… consider it done!
Another reason we love this model is the 3-hour battery and mopping function – 290ml water tank means it can wash 200 sq.m. of flooring.
Buyers say it does a fantastic job vacuuming and mopping.
A bit pricey, but it’s a true all-in-one robot vacuum cleaner!
The Ecovacs Deebot 500 is one of the best robot vacuums released in 2020.
It is an upgraded version of the Ecovacs Deebot N79S with a longer battery life, stronger suction, and mobile app controls.
Battery: 110 minutes
For vacuuming, the Ecovacs Deebot 500 includes a specialized roller brush with a bristle and two spin brushes. Great at picking up dog hair, and along borders and corners.
It is one of the best robot vacuums with Wi-Fi connection for vacuuming modes.
- Auto mode – regular vacuuming
- Edge Mode – cleans along edges
- Spot mode – high suction
Buyers like its slender height which lets it clean under beds, tables, and desks.
Good buyer reviews and affordable price!
The Roborock S6 MaxV is the best robot vacuum for cleaning large homes.
It has the 2nd longest battery life and upgraded mobile app controls – you can actually select the room and area you want it to vacuum!
Battery Life: 2-3 hours
Suction Power: 2500Pa
Price Tag: Very Expensive
Buyers say the Roborock S6 has one of the best user-friendly mobile apps to navigate.
Simply select the area you want to vacuum and press ‘confirm’ – it’s that easy!
You can choose from multiple modes including the new “Power Suction” for carpets and dog hair. Roborock S6 will auto increase suction if it senses high-dirt, or carpeting.
Another quality is it’s super long battery – cleans up to 180 mins (on a single charge).
Expensive, but I think the Roborock S6 MaxV is the best robot vacuum with a mobile app.
Very good buyer reviews online.
Upgraded Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 11S (slim) is the most popular model, and arguably the best robot vacuum cleaner UK 2020.
As one of the slimmest robot vacuums it easily gets under beds, tables, couches, etc.
Standard suction: 100 mins
Boost suction: 60 mins
Buyers also love it for its enhanced battery life.
Moderately priced and vs. robot vacuum cleaners of similar price, the Eufy RoboVac comes w/ a 15-20 longer battery life.
Users also like it for its super quiet operation.
The Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac operates at the sound of a microwave.
Compared vs. robot vacuums in same price range, it’s the quietest model.
Another cool feature is the new surface detection. If it senses carpets or high-dirt, it increases up to 1300Pa suction – good robot vacuum for dog hair and lots of carpet!
Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 11S has a medium price w/ lots of positive buyer reviews.
The Roomba i7+ is probably the best option for homes in 2020.
It comes w/ an extra-large base and can hold up to 30X the debris of a regular robot vacuum cleaner.
Battery: 120 mins
Buyers say it’s great for picking up dog hair (even clumps of dog hair!).
It uses a 3-stage cleaning system and is able to detect surface types ~ if it senses carpeting it will auto adjust for higher suction power.
Power-Lift Suction provides 10x suction power!
A “smart” robot vacuum, the Roomba i7+ connects to the iRobot Mobile App.
It’s one of the best mobile apps ~ you can now send your Roomba to clean specific areas or rooms!
Ex: command it to vacuum only the “Kitchen” or “Bedrooms”
Downside is the expensive price!
Newly upgraded Ecovacs Deebot N79S is the best robot vacuum under £200.
It comes user-friendly controls (via the mobile app) and slim design for cleaning under furniture.
Battery: 100 mins
It offers 1300Pa suction for medium-pile carpets along w/ a 3-point cleaning system.
Double “Helix Brushes” make it one of the best options for cleaning in the corners or along the borders.
Good option for hardwood or carpets, it offers 4 cleaning modes.
1.) Auto-clean mode: full house clean
2.) Edge cleaning: for wall borders
3.) Spot cleaning: have it vacuum a specific area in your home
4.) Max suction: great for carpets and picking up pet hair
Buyers love the user-friendly mobile app — they roll out new updates and features every couple of months!
Very affordable robot vacuum for homeowners!
The Roomba 671 is the best robot vacuum in terms of value.
Even though it’s an older model, it’s more affordable and comes w/ lots of the the newer features.
Battery: 90 mins
As a WiFi enabled robot vacuum you can command it using the mobile app or voice control.
Roomba 671 was voted the best Roomba vacuum because of its extra power suction – it auto detects carpets and is great for removing pet hair or long hair.
The downside is that the dustbin is a little smaller.
Additional features include:
dual brushes, edge cleaning mode, realtime status updates
Good price w/ lots of positive buyer reviews!
The ILIFE V8s is an affordable option and top seller in the US.
It includes 6 cleaning modes and new mopping function — it mops in blocks (23 ft. x 23 ft.) for super efficient cleaning!
Cleaning: up to 100 mins
Charging: 200 – 350 mins
V8s also comes w/ new floor-detection sensors.
If it senses carpeting or high-dirt areas, it increases 5X suction — powerful enough for deep particles and dog hair!
Also comes w/ remote control + large 0.75 dustbin.
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The Deebot Ozmo 930 is a high-end robot vacuum and mop.
It comes with Power Boost which doubles the suction power for carpets — this makes it very effective in picking up dog hair or long human hair.
Dual rotating brushes w/ multiple detection sensors make it extremely efficient.
Battery: 110 mins
Buyers like how quietly it operates – compared to other robotic vacuums it runs 20-30% less sound. (under 69.5 decibels)
When mopping, the intelligent water pump precisely controls water flow.
The larger size water tank stores plenty of water for mopping big areas.
When the power supply runs low, it finds its way back to the docking station and recharges on its own. Automatically resumes its cleaning path once the battery is charged.
Good buyer reviews online!
Notable: Roborock S5 Robot Vacuum
The new Roborock S5 Robot Vacuum is expensive, but super quiet + comes w/ new mopping feature.
Using the mobile app you can seamlessly command it to vacuum or mop specific areas — buyers love the ability to schedule cleaning and interchange mopping and vacuuming.
Battery: 150 minutes
What I really like is how easily the S5 auto navigates your home – and using the mobile app you can plan + schedule cleaning sessions from anywhere.
Roborock S5 comes w/ variable-speed side brush which runs between 130 RPM and 330 RPM (strong suction)
Built-in sweeping system enables maximum absorption of dust while the mopping mechanism is designed to avoid drip marks and water streaks.
Expensive model, but comes with the latest features.
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Notable: ILIFE A8 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner
ILIFE A8 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner is a quiet operating vacuum w/ affordable price.
Compared to similar vacs, the A8 is relatively quiet.
Battery: 130 minutes
Using the mobile app, you can select the lower power level and run even quieter at night.
It also comes w/ advanced suction — perfect for large carpeted areas or picking up hair.
Good battery life – over two hours!
The ILIFE A8 is one of the best robot vacuum cleaners for long battery life.
Notable: ILIFE A4s Robot Vacuum UK Review
ILIFE A4s is an affordable model geared toward pet owners.
Includes a 3-step cleaning system and multiple smart device sensors so that it never bumps into walls or falls down stairs.
Battery: 140 mins
When the battery runs low it automatically returns to its docking station to recharge.
Pet hair is where most robotic vacuums have difficulty cleaning, but the V3 doesn’t have a problem – whether it’s on carpet or hardwood flooring, this robot can do the job!
It is also very affordable compared to other UK robot vacuums.
Notable: Deik Robot Vacuum and Mop
The newly upgraded Deik robot vacuum offers multiple cleaning modes.
It’s a 3-stage vacuum equipped w/ 4 side brushes, giving it a wider reach — better vacuuming results and faster cleaning.
Made for any type of floor surface, it’s effective at picking up everything from beach sand to clumps of dog hair.
- Standard vacuum mode
- Carpet cleaning
- Spot cleaning
- Edge mode for wall borders
- Turbo boost cleaning
Deik robot vacuum comes equipped w/ multiple sensors and will automatically increase its suction when needed — great for large carpeted areas or multiple dogs.
Good reviews, but is sometimes sold out.