iRobot Roomba 980 Robot Vacuum reviews wont answer these questions

iRobot Roomba 980 Robot Vacuum reviews wont answer these questions

update January 23, 2018

iRobot Roomba 980 Robot Vacuum reviews

iRobot Roomba 980 Robot Vacuum is the most advanced robotic vacuum cleaner which is boosted with a better lithium ion battery for longer run time (up to 120 minutes) , additional sensors and power to clean carpet and rug better. However it is very pricey which costs nearly a thousand bucks. Let’s check for the technologies and benefits using in this Roomba 980 unit.

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Roomba 980 is iRobot most advanced unit with 10x air power and full features

Technologies used in Roomba 980 and their benefits

  • Control the roomba 980 with irobot App on smartphone
  • Better navigation (2nd version navigation sensors with visual localization)
  • Long run time (120 minutes)
  • Automatically recharge, resume cleaning
  • 10X air power compared to Roomba 600s series
  • power boosting ability when working on carpet
  • friendly to people with allergen because it can capture 99% of dust at size down to 10 microns
  • Friendly to home with pets thanks to Tangle-free Dual Multi-Surface Brushes Handle Pet Hair
  • Cliff detect ability to prevent falling when working on floors
  • Edge sweepers included for cleaning corners
  • 2 Dual Mode Virtual Wall Barrier (Batteries Included), High Efficiency Filter, 2 Extra Side Brushes, Dock Station and Manuals


  • Dimensions: 21 x 17 x 5.5 inches
  • Weight: 13.3 pounds
  • ASIN: B0175EJUW2

Questions about iRobot Roomba 980 Robot Vacuum

Can the app be installed and controlled on 2 seperate phones at the same time.
Answer: I only have it installed on my phone but I don’t see why not.

Question: Some of my rooms have audiovisual and power cords on the carpet and potentially exposed. How does Roomba work around cords?
Answer: For the most part, yes. Sometimes it will “grab” and move the chord a bit, but I have never had the Roomba eat a chord or get a chord tangled.

Question: How is it going from wood floors to shag area rug
Answer: I have wood floors regular carpet. It transistions well and does its job.

Question: Does it have a bell or something if you cant find it
Answer: No, but can locate it with phone controls.

Question: Does it clean in the corners
Answer: The rotating tri brush helps with corners however for a thorough clean periodically go through and sweep our corners for room a to pickup

Question: Is ezee electronics an authorized roomba dealer?
Answer: I suggest you call either iRobot or ezee to answer. I have no idea.

Question: Is this model wifi enabled?
Answer: Yes.

Question: My chair legs and baseboards have been damaged by the Roomba 500 series. Does the 980 avoid this bump damage?
Answer: Honestly, I haven’t noticed any damage on any of my furniture or walls. I’ve watched it many times, and when it brushes against something it adjusts it course. If possible, I do move chairs and light objects so it has less to move around. I kind of thought that it helped with the battery life if it had a clearer path.

Question: Mine quit working and it is saying go to the App ????? can’t find it & look for problem 18
Answer: There is an app on itunes
I have 2 small shag rugs in my bedroom. I also have a large area rug in my den. Will it vacuum these rugs?
Answer: Hi there, yes it will, this vacuum cleaner is inteligente by itself. Turns, goes backwards, it’s just amazing! Enjoy it!

Question: What maintemce needs to be perform and how often on the Roomba 980?
Answer: We run Roomba (Hazel) 980 twice a week and had never had a maintenance issue. However, we clean out the bin after she goes back to the recharging station every time.

Question: Does this unit work with wifi?
Answer: i don’t know.

Question: Does it activate the home alarm motions sensor if you schedule it to run when you are not home?
Answer: It will depend on the system you have. If you have it set at a height so that a pet doesn’t set off the motion detectors, then, no the Roomba won’t set it off

Question: which is better a rumba or a dyson?
Answer: nave used the dyson. My rumba works great however you must run it on a regular basis. if floors are very dirty it can’t make through a cleaning cycle without needing the bin dumped. We have found running it two or three times a week and dump the bin after each cycle works best. and make sure floors are free of clothin… see more

Question: What sort of guaranty comes with this product?
Answer: You can easily find that by scrolling just a little farther to where it says, “For warranty information, click here.”

Question: How well doesi Robot Roomba 980 work on thick carpets?
Answer: I don’t know about thick carpet. I have hardwood floors with area rugs. It does do good on the rugs.

Question: SIlly question, but what happens when it gets stuck under furniture? I’m slightly handicapped, if it gets stuck, how to retrieve it?
Answer: If you have it linked to your smart device, it will send you a message that tells you that it’s stuck. You still have to retrieve it. I will say that this rarely happens

Question: I have had the 980 for 2 days and it is missing 2 bedrooms and also seems to cover the same areas multiple times. I have the setting to only once?
Answer: i cannot answer this question.
have you tried calling ‘roomba tech support’?

Question: I have 2 big dogs that shed a lot! does this unit go back to the charging station when the dust bag gets full?
Answer: Yes, ours goes back when the bin gets full.

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