The present review is aimed to compare two robot vacuums - iRobot Roomba 960 vs Samsung POWERbot R7040. Based on our rating, Roomba 960 has the overall rating of 8.5 out of 10 versus 8.2 for POWERbot R7040.
Advantages iRobot Roomba 960 over Samsung POWERbot R7040
Larger dust bin capacity, 600 ml vs 300 ml
A Virtual Wall creates an invisible barrier that Roomba 960 won't cross
Better battery life, 75 min vs 60 min
Advantages Samsung POWERbot R7040 over iRobot Roomba 960
Lower noise level, 56 dB vs 61 dB
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
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 34.7 x 9.6/13.7 x 3.8 (D x H) cm/inches for the POWERbot R7040. The weight of the Roomba 960 is 3.6/8.6 kg/lbs, and for the POWERbot R7040 it is 3.9/8.8 kg/lbs.