Comparing Braava Jet 240 and Roomba 960

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Braava Jet 240

Roomba 960

Lowest price found: $187.68
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General Info
Brand
iRobot
iRobot
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960
Description
This mopping robot allows users to choose among damp sweeping, wet mopping, and dry sweeping. Featuring a vibrating cleaning head and a precision jet spray, it is able to remove dried stains and dirt, but it doesn’t spray furniture and walls. Customers usually rate this model 4 stars.
The 960 model features the 3-Stage Cleaning System and tangle-free extractors. It can work for up to 75 minutes on a single charge, then dock, recharge automatically, and continue the cleaning process after that. It is smartphone compatible and can be programmed using the iRobot HOME app.
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94 / 100
Rank: #31 out of 312.
99 / 100
Rank: #2 out of 312.
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
No
Yes
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
Yes
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
No
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
3.5 hours
1 hour 15 minutes
Charging Time How long does it take the battery to charge completely?
2 hours
2 hours
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
No
Yes
Cleaning
Bin Capacity Regardless of the price of your vacuum, the dustbin still needs to be emptied manually. The more your vacuum is used, the more often you will need to change your dustbin. If you have a large home, the ... Show more
558 mL
900 mL
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
  • Linoleum / Laminate / Vinyl
  • Hardwood
  • Tile
  • Thick carpet
Cleaning Modes Most robotic vacuums come with an auto-clean mode (meant for maintenance cleaning over a large area) but some more sophisticated models will come with different cleaning modes, such as spot mode or sc ... Show more
  • dry sweeping
  • damp sweeping
  • wet mopping
  • Bedroom
  • Sofas
  • carpets
  • wet area
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
dry sweeping pads damp sweeping pads wet mopping pads
dual side brush
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
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
Yes
Yes
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
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Weight

2.7 lbs
 

8.8 lbs
 
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Black
Noise Because they run continuously, a common complaint with robot vacuums is how much noise they make. Measured in decibels, or dB, the larger the number, the louder the vacuum. There are several reasons w ... Show more
66 db
70 db
Premium Features e.g. Disinfection, odor control, phone notifications
Automatically selects the correct cleaning mode
Detects dirt, Revolutionary cleaning technology,
Details
  • Mops and sweeps hard floors including hardwood, tile, and stone in kitchens, bathrooms, and other small spaces
  • Gets into hard-to-reach places, including under and around toilets, into corners, and below cabinets
  • Precision Jet Spray and Vibrating Cleaning Head tackle dirt and stains such as dried coffee and soda
  • Automatically selects the correct cleaning mode based on Braava jet pad type, choose from wet mopping, damp sweeping and dry sweeping
  • Compatible with the iRobot Braava jet Mopping Robot
  • Single-pass cleaning in an efficient, systematic pattern gently cleans everyday dust and dirt from your floors
  • Specially treated pads lock away what they pick up
  • For use on all hard floors, including hardwood, tile and stone
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  • Power-Lifting Suction delivers 5X the air power for improved pick-up performance. (Compared to Roomba 600 Series)
  • Intelligently maps and cleans an entire level of your home. Patented iAdapt 2.0 technology with vSLAM navigation actively captures thousands of precise measurements each millisecond to optimize coverage.
  • Ideal for homes with pets. Premium 3-stage Cleaning System cleans the dirt and pet hair you see and the allergens and dust you don't.
  • Unique Dual Multi-Surface Rubber Brushes adjust and flex to stay in constant contact with carpets and hard floors.
  • High-Efficiency Filter traps 99% of cat and dog allergens.
  • Automatically recharges as needed, and then continues cleaning - until the job is done.
  • Customize and control how you clean with the iRobot HOME app, Alexa or the Google Assistant.
  • Featuring Roomba Essentials- Wi-Fi connected, Smart Navigation, Patented Dirt Detect Technology, Edge-Sweeping Brush, Auto-Adjust Cleaning Head, Works on Carpets and Hard Floors
  • Box Content: 1 Roomba 960 Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum, 1 Home Base Charging Station, 1 North American Line Cord, 1 Extra AeroForce High-Efficiency Filter, 1 Extra Side Brush, 1 Dual Mode Virtual Wall Barrier (2 AA Batteries included), Owner's Guide, Documentation Package
  • iRobot does not certify the quality or authenticity of products purchased from non-authorized resellers on Amazon, and will not cover claims, provide service or offer replacements for products purchased from these sellers.
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Warranty
1 Year Limited Warranty
1 Year Warranty
Release Date
2016
2016
Accessories Included What is included on the package?
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • Battery Charger
  • 2 Wet Mopping Pads
  • 2 Damp Sweeping Pads
  • 2 Dry Sweeping Pads
  • Home Base Charging Station
  • Line Cord
  • Dual Mode Virtual Wall Barrier (2 AA Batteries included)
  • Extra Filter
  • Extra Side Brush
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Key features
  • Mops and sweeps hard floors
  • Precision Jet Spray
  • Vibrating Cleaning Head
  • Automatically selection of modes

Braava Jet 240 is a very popular option on the lower 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 iView Smart Cleaner or Goovi 1600PA Cleaner .

Braava Jet 240 was released in 2016. There are dozens of newer robotic vacuums on the market. Show newer Robotic Vacuums

Braava Jet 240 is $62.31 cheaper than the average robotic vacuum ($249.99).

Key features
  • Roomba 960 seamlessly navigates room to room to clean an entire level of your home, recharging and resuming until the job is done.

Roomba 960 is a top selling option at the top of the price range. It's a #1 bestseller in robotic vacuums category and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Samsung Powerbot R7065 or Samsung Powerbot R7070 .

Roomba 960 was released in 2016. There are dozens of newer robotic vacuums on the market. Show newer Robotic Vacuums

Roomba 960 is $299.10 more expensive than the average robotic vacuum ($249.99).

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