We would like to share our experience after comparing and testing two robot vacuums – iRobot Roomba 980 vs Samsung POWERbot R9250. Based on our rating, both robot vacuums have the same overall rating of 8.7.
Advantages iRobot Roomba 980 over Samsung POWERbot R9250
Better suction power, 1700 PA vs 1500 PA
Better battery life, 120 min vs 100 min
Less charging time, 3 hrs vs 5 hrs
Advantages Samsung POWERbot R9250 over iRobot Roomba 980
Larger dust bin capacity, 700 ml vs 600 ml
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 53.5 x 14/21 x 17 x 5.5 (D x H) cm/inches for the Roomba 980 and 37.8 x 13.4/14.9 x 5.3 (D x H) cm/inches for the POWERbot R9250. The weight of the Roomba 980 is 6/13.3 kg/lbs, and for the POWERbot R9250 it is 4.7/10.5 kg/lbs.