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The Omni vs Ultra - Which is the best self-cleaning robot?

The Omni vs Ultra - Which is the best self-cleaning robot?

On paper, there are a number of similarities. Both are circle, hybrid vac+mop combos that use LiDAR as their primary…
Ecovacs X1 Omni - their best robot yet...

Ecovacs X1 Omni - their best robot yet...

There are robot vacuums and then there are robot vacuums. The Ecovacs Deebot X1 Omni has taken the most recent…
List of Ecovacs Yiko commands

List of Ecovacs Yiko commands

Most good robot-vacuums have been compatible with smart-home systems like Google Home or Amazon Alexa for some time, and the…
Mi Mop Pro vs Mi Mop Pro 2 - What's the difference?

Mi Mop Pro vs Mi Mop Pro 2 - What's the difference?

Xiaomi (or Mi) have just released the Mop Pro  2, the successor of the Mop Pro, and the question on…
Roborock's sixes and sevens - What's the difference?

Roborock's sixes and sevens - What's the difference?

On paper, there are a number of similarities. Both are circle, hybrid vac+mop combos that use LiDAR as their primary…
Picking between the Ecovacs N8 Pro and T9+

Picking between the Ecovacs N8 Pro and T9+

Overall, the difference between the Ecovacs N8 Pro robot vacuum and T9 is a bit like the difference between the…
Roborock S7 vs Ecovacs T9 | Which should I choose?

Roborock S7 vs Ecovacs T9 | Which should I choose?

On paper, there are a number of similarities. Both are circle, hybrid vac+mop combos that use LiDAR as their primary…
Having trouble naming your Robovac?

Having trouble naming your Robovac?

As with any new addition to the family, it’s vital that you name your robomate. It also probably doesn’t surprise…
3 Cool Robovac Features to Look For

3 Cool Robovac Features to Look For

On the face of it, robot vacuums seem like weird little machines that tentatively explore your home, picking up whatever…
How Does LiDAR Work?

How Does LiDAR Work?

When thinking about  buying a robotic vacuum cleaner there is always one important factor to consider: how does it actually…
7 Reasons You Need a Robovac

7 Reasons You Need a Robovac

Having something or someone else clean your house is a dream shared by many but realised by so few.  Almost…

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