iRobot Roomba 605 Robot vacuum cleaner

iRobot Roomba 605
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86/100
Good
3.471 User reviews
★★★★★
★★★★★
(4.3)

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Cleaning area

Cleaning area

60 m2

Max runtime

Max runtime

60 min

Charge time

Charge time

180 min

Type of battery

Type of battery

NiMH

App control

App control

Sound level

Sound level

61 dB

Mapping-Sensor

Mapping-Sensor

Pros and cons

During our research of iRobot Roomba 605, we have read several reviews from buyers. In short, this is what the buyers think of iRobot Roomba 605

4 Pros
  • Many buyers are impressed with the amount of dirt and dust collected by irobot Roomba 605 daily leaving the floors absolutely dust-free.
  • According to the reviews of the buyers, the smart robot vacuum cleaner makes the household cleaning job easy and needs to be turned on with the push of a button to start cleaning.
  • The smart technology of the robot is praised by several buyers which help the device to clean and cover every area of the room to remove hidden dust.
  • Most buyers recommend it for spot cleaning after the pets to remove pet hair from the areas which it does remove efficiently.
2 Cons
  • Few customers complained that the robot is not efficient in cleaning edges and corners and also cannot be used for cleaning stairs.
  • There are also few complaints that the robot will take a while to locate the charging dock and does not sit properly for charging.

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Description

The iRobot Roomba 605 vacuum cleaner is an affordable way to purchase one of the Roomba range, with this compact and easy to use model featuring a simple interface and powerful suction capabilities. Despite its little brother status, the iRobot Roomba 605 comes with a number of advanced features such as iAdapt navigation technology and a full range of sensors. The Roomba 605 is capable of cleaning both hard floors and carpets due to its very long side brush and low height.

Battery

The iRobot Roomba 605 vacuum cleaner features a powerful lithium-ion battery that is capable of working for up to 3 hours per one charge. This model automatically charges itself between cleanings. The noise level is just 60dB and the power is 33W. It’s important to note, however, that this design is not ideal for homes larger than 60 square metres.

Functions

The iRobot Roomba 605 vacuum cleaner features iAdapt Reponsive Navigation Technology, with the robot vacuuming your floors in a chaotic pattern that cleans individual spots up to four times in each cycle. This unit also comes with a range of sensors for the safety of the vacuum itself and your furniture. Anti-drop sensors help the Roomba to recognise stairs and other heights, with a soft bumper on the front side of the unit protecting your furniture and other belongings. The iRobot Roomba 605 features a spinning side brush for full floor coverage.

Other

The iRobot Roomba 605 vacuum cleaner comes with its own automatic docking station and has the ability to return home when it needs to recharge or at the end of a cleaning cycle. Other features include a low height of only 9.2cm, which allows the robot vacuum to easily fit under low furniture and household features. The Roomba 605 vacuum cleaner is very lightweight at just 3.6kg, has product dimensions of 34 x 34 x 9.2cm, and is available in silver.

Comparison

Product information
iRobot Roomba 605 Roborock S6 Pure Roborock S6 MaxV Roborock S6
Name iRobot Roomba 605 Roborock S6 Pure Roborock S6 MaxV Roborock S6
Noten 86/100 97/100 95/100 95/100
Reviews
★★★★★
★★★★★
(4.3)
3471 reviews
★★★★★
★★★★★
(4.8)
1184 reviews
★★★★★
★★★★★
(4.7)
2843 reviews
★★★★★
★★★★★
(4.7)
2594 reviews
Price 299 £ 421 £ 636 £ 607 £
Battery
Max runtime 60 min 180 min 180 min 180 min
Charge time 180 min 300 min 300 min 300 min
Battery type NiMH Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion
Battery capacity 5200 mAh 5200 mAh 5200 mAh
Cleaning
Cleaning area 60 m2 250 m2 240 m2 200 m2
Sound level 61 dB 69 dB 67 dB 67 dB
Suction power 2000 Pa 2500 Pa 2000 Pa
Maximum climbing height 2.0 cm 2.0 cm 2.0 cm 2.0 cm
Power 33.0 w 58.0 w 66.0 w 58.0 w
Number of cleaning modes 2
Mopping function
Water tank capacity 0.18 l 0.3 l 0.14 l
Other informations
Dustbin capacity 0.6 l 0.46 l 0.46 l 0.48 l
Mapping-Sensor LDS LDS+Camera LDS
Type of filter HEPA EPA 11 HEPA
Automatic dirt disposal
Carpet Boost
Functions
Automatically docks and recharges
Recharge and resume function
Scheduling function
App control
Voice control
Alexa voice control
Google Home voice control
Stair sensor and object sensor
Attachments
Remote control
Shape
Shape Round Round Round Round
Number of side brushes 1 1 1 1
App-functions
Interactive mapping
Real Time Tracking
Digital Blocked Area
Zoned Cleaning
Multi Floor Maps
Selected Room Cleaning
Dimensions and weight
Height 9.2 cm 9.6 cm 9.6 cm 9.7 cm
Width 34.0 cm 35.0 cm 35.0 cm 35.3 cm
Depth 34.0 cm 35.0 cm 35.0 cm 35.0 cm
Weight 3.6 kg 3.2 kg 3.7 kg 3.6 kg

Reviews

User reviews
4.3
★★★★★
★★★★★
3.471 Reviews
Mediamarkt.de
4.8
★★★★★
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13 reviews
4.5
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22 reviews
4.4
★★★★★
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47 reviews
4.2
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3.107 reviews
Unknown sources
4.8
★★★★★
★★★★★
282 reviews

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Specifications

Battery

Max runtime
60 min
Charge time
180 min
Battery type
NiMH

Cleaning

60 m2
Sound level
61 dB
Maximum climbing height
2.0 cm
Power
33.0 w
Number of cleaning modes
2
Mopping function
No

Other informations

Dustbin capacity
0.6 l
Mapping-Sensor
Automatic dirt disposal
No
Carpet Boost
No

Functions

Automatically docks and recharges
Yes
Recharge and resume function
No
Scheduling function
No
App control
No
Voice control
No
Alexa voice control
No
Google Home voice control
No
Stair sensor and object sensor
Yes

Attachments

Remote control
No

Shape

Shape
Round
Number of side brushes
1

App-functions

Interactive mapping
No
Real Time Tracking
No
Digital Blocked Area
No
Zoned Cleaning
No
Multi Floor Maps
No
Selected Room Cleaning
No

Dimensions and weight

Height
9.2 cm
Width
34.0 cm
Depth
34.0 cm
Weight
3.6 kg
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Klaus Bachmann

Klaus Bachmann

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