It makes sense comparing iRobot Roomba 980 vs Xiaowa Roborock E25 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, both robot vacuums have the same overall rating of 8.7.
Advantages iRobot Roomba 980 over Xiaowa Roborock E25
Two side brushes
Better battery life, 120 min vs 100 min
Advantages Xiaowa Roborock E25 over iRobot Roomba 980
Better suction power, 1800 PA vs 1700 PA
Larger dust bin capacity, 640 ml vs 600 ml
Has wet cleaning mode
A Virtual Wall creates an invisible barrier that Roborock E25 won't cross
When you want to give your area an intense clean, intensive mode will increase suction power
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 35 x 9.1/13.8 x 3.6 (D x H) cm/inches for the Roborock E25. The weight of the Roomba 980 is 6/13.3 kg/lbs, and for the Roborock E25 it is 3.1/7 kg/lbs.