Robotic vacuum cleaners are no longer a luxury item. They are increasingly conquering the market of smart home appliances and are gaining popularity among users.
Robot vacuum cleaners are now a full-fledged alternative to stationary vacuum cleaners. They effectively remove dust, hair, wool and other small debris, they do a good job with both carpets and laminate, tile and linoleum.
With the help of the wet cleaning function, you can refresh the floor covering without streaks and wet spots.
The Chinese-made Xiaomi Dreame F9 robot vacuum cleaner proved to be quite effective.
Xiaomi Dreame F9 is designed in classic design. It has a round shape, made of high quality white plastic.
The device is characterized by good maneuverability in hard-to-reach places, due to the low height of the case. It is only 8 cm with a depth and width of 35 cm. The device weighs only 3 kg.
There are also buttons on the case with which you can control the device. In addition, you can control the device from your smartphone (there is support for Wi-Fi). This manufacturer has its own convenient and versatile Xiaomi Home application, in which all the main options for controlling a robot vacuum cleaner are available.
The application is in Russian, there is also a voice assistant with a Russian-language voice package.
The vacuum cleaner has a fairly extensive functionality, including: delayed start; building a map of the premises; cleaning from the place of stop; scheduled cleaning; automatic installation on the charger.
The model supports both dry and wet cleaning.
According to the manufacturer, the device can operate continuously up to 150 minutes, in standard mode, the operating time is 90 minutes, in turbo mode – 70 minutes, and a large dust collector with a volume of 0.6 liters. and a water tank with a volume of 0.2 liters. allow for one cycle to remove up to 70-90 m2. At the bottom of the device are large wheels, the main turbo brush and side brushes.
Gyroscopes and TOF lidar sensors allow the robot vacuum cleaner to navigate the room, build its map and measure the distance to various objects. In total, 15 sensors are built into the device.
The vacuum cleaner is able to overcome obstacles up to 2 cm high.
Xiaomi Dreame F9 has a HEPA fine filter that does not let even the smallest dust particles through. It has a suction power of 2500 Pa, suction power is 40 watts.
The navigation system is non-contact.
The following modes are available for dry cleaning: zigzag movement, local cleaning, movement along walls, quick cleaning. Wet cleaning provides 3 modes of water supply: weak mode, medium and high.
It is worth mentioning that the wet cleaning mode will help to refresh the floor that does not have heavy pollution, since it is more like a wet cleaning of the floor. For a more thorough cleaning of the floor, you will have to use a standard mop. But to keep the floor clean, the wet cleaning function is very useful.
The robot vacuum cleaner is powered by a built-in battery with a capacity of 5200 mAh. Full charge time on the docking station 180 min. In the event that the battery charge approaches the minimum values, the robot vacuum cleaner will automatically set to charge, and then continue to work from where it left off.
The minimum noise level is 65 dB, the power consumption is 50 watts.
*Prices are valid as of 11/15/2021