Roomba 690 - Reviews, Prices, Specs and Alternatives

Roomba 690

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General Info
Brand
iRobot
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Description
Cleans carpets and hard floors Comes with iRobot HOME App Dirt Detect sensors Cliff detect sensors
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Controls
Wifi / App Controlled Some robotic vacuums can be controlled by your smartphone through a mobile app, which is essentially a more advanced remote control. You are typically able to start/stop the vacuum’s cleaning, control ... Show more
Yes
iRobot HOME app
Remote Control Remote controls typically enable you to start and stop the cleaning process and/or direct the vacuum’s movements to specific areas in the home. A remote control is an added convenience for those who w ... Show more
No
Auto Scheduling Feature Auto scheduling allows you to program the vacuum to a cleaning schedule (daily, every other day, weekly, etc.), where it turns on and cleans automatically at a set time. Otherwise, you have to manuall ... Show more
Yes
Battery
Battery Life Battery life indicates the maximum amount of time a vacuum can run on one charge. On average, robot vacuum batteries last around 1.5 hours, with higher end options getting up to two hours on a full ch ... Show more
1 hour
Continues Cleaning Once Recharged When a vacuum’s battery dies, one of two things can happen: 1) the vacuum starts over cleaning without any memory of what it cleaned before the battery died, or 2) the vacuum will resume cleaning from ... Show more
Yes
Cleaning
Floor Type Different robot vacuums are made for different floor types based on the cleaning mechanism within the device, which can include a brush, a mop, or both. Robot vacuums with large brushes are best for c ... Show more
  • Hardwood
  • Tile
  • Thin carpet
Brush Type Most vacuums use brushes to pick up debris, since suction alone isn’t usually enough to effectively clean (especially on rough surfaces like carpet). These brush rolls can have different brush types, ... Show more
Dual Multi-Surface Brushes
HEPA Filter HEPA filters help limit the allergens that get into the air when you vacuum. If you suffer from allergies, choosing a vacuum with a HEPA filter is a must. Note that HEPA filters do wear down over time ... Show more
No
Suitable for Pets The ability to pick up pet hair is a feature that will be explicitly noted in the vacuum’s specifications. If you have pets, it’s imperative that you choose a vacuum that’s equipped for picking up pet ... Show more
No
Physical Features
Dimensions When it comes to size for robot vacuums, pay particular attention to the height measurement. If the device is too tall, it won’t fit under beds, dressers, couches, and other furniture to clean in the ... Show more
1.6 ft x 1.4 ft x 5.5 inches
Weight

7.8 lbs
 
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Black
Premium Features e.g. Disinfection, odor control, phone notifications
Voice-activated control
Details
  • Sleek, premium design complements your home décor; includes 1 Dual Mode Virtual Wall Barrier for more control over where your robot cleans
  • Clean and schedule from anywhere with the iRobot HOME App; compatible with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant
  • Patented 3-Stage Cleaning System and Dual Multi-Surface Brushes pick up everything from small particles to large debris
  • Dirt Detect sensors alert Roomba to work harder on concentrated areas of dirt, such as high-traffic zones of your home
  • Full suite of intelligent sensors guide the robot under and around furniture to help thoroughly clean your floors; Auto-Adjust Cleaning Head automatically adapts its height to effectively clean carpets and hard floors
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Release Date
11 Jun 2017
Accessories Included What is included on the package?
  • Home Base Charging Station
  • 1 Dual Mode Virtual Wall Barrier (2 AA Batteries Included)
  • 1 Extra Filter
  • 1 Flat Cleaning Tool
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Key features
  • Cleans carpets and hard floors
  • Comes with iRobot HOME App
  • Dirt Detect sensors
  • Cliff detect sensors

Roomba 690 is a very popular option on the higher end of the price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling robotic vacuums and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Eufy RoboVac 11 or Roomba 614 .

Roomba 690 was released last year in June. There are quite a few newer robotic vacuums on the market. Show newer Robotic Vacuums

Roomba 690 is $97.10 more expensive than the average robotic vacuum ($199.99).

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can this be learned to not go on rugs?
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Does this B&D handle fringe well as in Persian Rug fringe?
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Does this have a drop sensor for stairs?
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The bObsweep pet hair does NOT have a stair detector.

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I get an E1 warning after turning it on and that means the wheel is not turning. I took it completely apart and there was nothing wound around the wheel. What else could it be?
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does anyone know where to get spare parts for the LifeAsy F1 (brushes etc)? I cant even find a company site and Roomba parts don't fit well
Related: Lifeasy F1 Smart, Robotic Vacuums | Submitted by anthony 63 days ago

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