The present review is aimed to compare two robot vacuums - iRobot Roomba E5 vs Samsung POWERbot R7040. Based on our rating, Roomba E5 has the overall rating of 7.2 out of 10 versus 8.2 for POWERbot R7040.
Advantages iRobot Roomba E5 over Samsung POWERbot R7040
Larger dust bin capacity, 500 ml vs 300 ml
Better battery life, 90 min vs 60 min
Less charging time, 2 hrs vs 4 hrs
Advantages Samsung POWERbot R7040 over iRobot Roomba E5
Lower noise level, 56 dB vs 65 dB
POWERbot R7040 has mapping function that can map your area and uses smart path planning to clean more efficient
Single room mode to remove dirt in one room
When you want to give your area an intense clean, intensive mode will increase suction power
Remote control gives you convenient, remote access to robot commands
Common features and specifications
Both robot vacuums are Wi-Fi enabled
Dry cleaning mode
A noticeable difference between two models is the size, which is 34.3 x 9.4/13.5 x 3.7 (D x H) cm/inches for the Roomba E5 and 34.7 x 9.6/13.7 x 3.8 (D x H) cm/inches for the POWERbot R7040. The weight of the Roomba E5 is 3.3/7.4 kg/lbs, and for the POWERbot R7040 it is 3.9/8.8 kg/lbs.