Best Robotic Lawn Mower UK
Updated: October 2020
With robotic vacuum cleaners on the rise it makes sense that robotic lawn mowers become the next revolution.
They’ve been around for a few years, but are finally starting to catch on. With multiple models and brands, it can be a challenge to find one that is perfect for your lawn.
Prices will range £499 – £1299.
The Best Robot Lawn Mower 2020 UK
The Flymo 1200R Robotic Lawn Mower can cut 400 sq. metres. (per charge) and is more affordable than other models.
Good for uneven yards it can move up slopes with a 25% incline without issue.
Lawns: 400m2 / 750m2 / 1000m2
Battery: up to 50 mins
The rechargeable battery is medium power w/ nearly 1-hour of life. Ideal option for small or medium size yards.
User-friendly controls ~ super easy to to adjust any changes using WiFi.
create schedules, select grass heights, battery life alerts
Flymo 1200R mower is also pretty quick!
It cuts at speed of 30 sq.m./hr and will auto recharge (and continue if needed).
The Husqvarna Automower is a high-powered robotic lawn mower.
It’s more expensive than most, but is starting to become one of the most popular among consumers.
Lawns: 500 – 2000 m2
Battery: 60-70 mins per charge
It’s has a cutting width of 8.7-inches and is very easy to program.
Equipped w/ carbon steel, 3-blade system, you can set the cut height from 0.8″ – 2.4″.
Husqvarna Automower charges quickly in 50-mins.
Automower 315X is very quiet, making one of the most popular robotic lawn mowers available.
Very expensive, but so far has received positive reviews.
Gardena is the newest brand to hit the robotic market scene.
There’s a few options available w/ the Gardena Smart SILENO Lawnmower being the most popular in the UK.
Lawns: 500m2 / 750m2 / 1000m2 / 1500m2
As a smart robotic lawnmower you can control it using the mobile app ~ operate anywhere, set cut height, or switch modes.
It even comes w/ a “smart sensor” for assessing soil moisture, temp, and sunlight intensity in areas of your lawn.
Other features include:
water control watering, frost alarm, mulching function, quiet operation
Expensive, but the Gardena is the by far the best smart robotic lawnmower in the UK.
The WORX WR142E M700 Landroid is the most popular in the USA ~ Compared to the UK market, only the Flymo 1200 R is more popular.
Depending on yard size, the Worx Landroid is avail in three sizes.
- WR130E S300: 300 sq.m.
- WR142E M700: 700 sq.m.
- WR153E L1500: 1500 sq.m.
Each model is a WiFi-enabled for smartphone control.
Like a robot vacuum cleaner, you can command your robotic mower from anywhere, remotely. You can even set a weekly schedule for even easier maintenance!
Using the app you can adjust height adjustments from 2 – 6 cm.
The Worx Landroid robotic mowers are equipped w/ rain sensors and terrain sensors. It returns to base if it starts to rain, even if you forget!
Noise level is fairly quiet – only 68 dBs.
With an affordable price, the Worx Landroid best robotic lawn mower UK for larger yards.
The LANDXCAPE LX799 is the best robotic mower under £500.
Ideal for smaller yards, the Landxcape robot mower doesn’t require programming and is ready to go with the press of a button – super easy to operate!
Lawns: 200-300 m2
Battery: 60-70 mins per charge
It’s a 3-blade mulching system that efficiently cuts a width of 16 cm.
Adjustable cutting height ranges from 20-50mm, and scales inclines without issue. Buyers love that it can operate at night and confirm that it runs quietly vs. other robot mowers on the market.
No mobile app, but the LANDXCAPE LX799 will auto recharge as needed.
New features include:
shock sensor, tilting and lifting sensor, PIN code (for programming)
Most affordable robotic lawn mower in the UK!
Yard Force SA650ECO is the best robotic mower under £400.
It comes equipped with built-in programming and new incline sensors for easy maintenance
Lawns: 450-650 sq.m.
Battery: up to 60 mins
Perfect for medium yards, the Yard Force robot mower doesn’t require programming and is ready to go with the press of a button – super easy to operate!
Adjustable cutting heights from 20-60 cm, and scales inclines without issue.
Yard Force SA650ECO can cut lawns with 40% incline slopes!
Other features include:
shock sensor, scheduler, incline sensors, built-in programming
Super affordable robotic mower in the UK!
The McCulloch ROB 1000 is a top rated robotic lawn mower in the UK.
It’s affordably priced w/ lots of positive reviews.
Buyers like it for smaller yards — it’s perfect for lawns 0.15 to 0.25 acres.
Battery Power: 1000 sq. metres
Cutting Heights: 20 – 50 mm
Buyers love that it cuts in consistent lines and is virtually silent — it can even cut grass at night!
McCulloch mower is very easy to program allowing you to set a schedule and customize cutting height.
It’s also waterproof, but will return to base if it senses bad weather.
Affordably priced w/ lots of positive reviews.
The Worx brand is synonymous with their leaf blowers, but the Worx Landroid is starting to get a lot more attention.
Introducing the Worx WR153E L1500 – it’s one of the most powerful robotic mowers in the UK.
Coverage: 750-1500 m2
It comes fully pre-programmed — the smart auto scheduler lets you set day/times or using your smart phone!
Each comes equipped w/ the newest navigation — the Landroid mows grass at 20° angle — stays consistent for any surface: flat, inclines + declines
The WORX WR153E L1500 Landroid also includes shock sensors allowing it to navigate around obstacles.
Once finished it automatically returns back to base for recharging. (or if it senses rain!)
Very quiet operation compared to other robotic mowers.
#9.) Robomow RC308U Pro
The new Robomow mowers cut 0.25 – 0.75 acres per charge (1,000 – 3,000 sq. metres).
Best of all, you’re able to control via mobile app — schedule cuts, activate real-time + select cutting heights.
There’s 3 sizes available:
- RS612: 0.25 acres
- RS622: 0.50 acres
- RS630: 0.75 acres
Each is very quiet + comes w/ “edge mode cutting”. This decreases trimming needed around trees/bushes.
Buyers love the mobile app alerts — they say it cuts smoothly around trees and runs quietly at night.
The Robomow models are expensive, but come w/ the latest robot technology.
The Bosch robotic lawnmower can cut lawns up to 350 sq. metres.
Even though the Indego S+ models are a bit smaller, they recharge quickly in only 30 mins!
Coverage: 250-350 m2
Like others, you can create specific boundaries — if an area gets more sunlight, you can schedule the Bosch Indego to work that area 2-3x more often.
Buyers say that it cuts in parallel lines (even for undulating lawns) — they also like that it takes only 45 mins to charge.
Medium priced robotic mower model, but good reviews online!
I will do an update for the best robotic lawn mower UK in a couple months.
Stay tuned for #11-12 models! Also, if you have recommendations or questions, please leave them in the comments below or drop us an email!