iRobot Roomba 960 vs Shark ION Robot Vacuum R85 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, Roomba 960 has the overall rating of 8.5 out of 10 versus 7.7 for ION Robot Vacuum R85.
Advantages iRobot Roomba 960 over Shark ION Robot Vacuum R85
A Virtual Wall creates an invisible barrier that Roomba 960 won't cross
Better battery life, 75 min vs 60 min
Advantages Shark ION Robot Vacuum R85 over iRobot Roomba 960
Use boundary strips to create “no-go zones” to keep your robot out of the areas you would like it to avoid
Two side brushes
When you want to give your area an intense clean, intensive mode will increase suction power
Better battery capacity, 2500 mAH vs 2130 mAH
Common features and specifications
Both robot vacuums are Wi-Fi enabled
Equal dust bin capacity: 600 ml
Dry cleaning mode
Both robot vacuums use smart path planning to clean more efficient
Single room mode
A noticeable difference between two models is the size, which is 35 x 9.1/13.8 x 3.6 (D x H) cm/inches for the Roomba 960 and 32.5 x 8.6/12.8 x 3.4 (D x H) cm/inches for the ION Robot Vacuum R85. The weight of the Roomba 960 is 3.6/8.6 kg/lbs, and for the ION Robot Vacuum R85 it is 4/9 kg/lbs.