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iRobot Roomba e5 (5150) WiFi Connected Robotic Vacuum Cleaner | Review

January 25, 2019 by  
Filed under Robot Vacuums, Vacuums

iRobot Roomba e5 (5150)  Vacuum Cleaner

iRobot Roomba e5 (5150) Robotic Vacuum Cleaner with WiFi Mobile APP and iAdapt Navigation.

Rated 4.5 Stars


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The new mid-range iRobot Roomba e5 (5150) Robot Vacuum . The Roomba e5 (5150) has some of the latest iRobot technology including: Tangle-Free Extractors, which gets rid of brushes, increasing suction and airflow no matter what surface it is vacuuming. The Dual Multi-Surface Rubber Brushes will adjust and flex to stay in constant contact with carpets and hard floors. It is effective at getting dirt, dust, pet fur, and pet hair from a variety of surfaces using its patented 3 stage cleaning system. Power-Lifting suction delivers 5X the air power for better cleaning.

The iRobot e5 (5150) has a HEPA filter which traps dust and 99% of cat & dog allergens and will keep your air clean and smelling fresh. This model has built-in WiFi, so you can use the iRobot HOME App to control and schedule the Roomba e5 (5150) for cleaning. This sophisticated robot vacuum has Dirt Detect™ Series 1 Technology that uses acoustic sensors to identify dirtier areas and spends more time cleaning them. Smart Navigation: using advanced software and sensors, the Roomba e5 (5150) works on carpets and hard floors. The e5 can run up to 90 minutes and then automatically recharge at its base.


iRobot e5 (5150) WiFi App

iRobot e5 Robot Vacuum WiFi Smartphone APP

iRobot e5 (5150) Vacuum Features: You schedule cleaning in the iRobot HOME App. As a multi-floor vacuum, this robotic vacuum will automatically adjust to clean carpets, hardwood, tile, and linoleum floors as it moves through your home. Roomba will vacuum every section of your floor multiple times, and its advanced software allows it to get around obstacles, move along walls and to avoid falling down stairs, drop-offs, and avoid tangles from loose cords. Tangle-Free Extractors: replaces the brushes on previous Roomba models, and breaks down dirt and debris and lifts the dirt into the new Airflow Accelerator for much better pickup. Full Bin Indicator tells you when to empty the dust bin. The Roomba e5 (5150) starts working for you at the push of the CLEAN button (on the top of the vacuum).


What’s in the Box: iRobot Roomba e5 (5150) Robot Vacuum, Home Base® Charging Station

On-Board Scheduling: The Roomba e5 (5150) can be scheduled to perform up to seven cleaning sessions per week, even when you’re not home.

Vacuum Warranty: 1-year warranty
Vacuum Weight: 7.2 lbs.
iRobot Model Number: iRobot e5 (5150)


Smart-Review Commentary: The new iRobot Roomba e5 (5150) Robotic vacuum is iRobots lower priced, essential model with built-in WiFi connectivity. With your smartphone or tablet, you can use the iRobot APP to control your robot vacuum, to schedule cleaning or control the vacuum. the e5 has a lithium ion battery with a 90 minute battery life, and will return to base to recharge when the battery gets low. The Dual multi-surface rubber brushes are superior to standard brushes, in that they flex to stay in constant contact of your carpets or hard floors. These brushes are also less prone to hair tangling.

iRobot vacuums are extremely sophisticated cleaning machines, using the latest software and sensor technology to vacuum your entire floor, yet avoid obstacles. Soft bumpers cushions the vacuum when it encounters furniture and walls. The larger dust bin requires less emptying than previous models, and is washable. This vacuum can do a comparable job to many uprights, because this vacuum goes over a dirty area many times, until clean, using Dirt Detect 1 technology. If this fits your lifestyle, it is an excellent robot vacuum to clean your rooms while you do other activities. Very simple operation, just press the clean button. You also have the option to schedule cleaning when you are not home with 7 day scheduling. This mid-level entry “Essentials” model has received extremely high marks from professional reviews as well as outstanding reviews by consumers. This model is a Smart-Review top pick for 2019.


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    Vacuum Features

  • Robotic Vacuum
  • iRobot Lithium Ion Battery
  • 90 Minute Runtime
  • Larger Dust Bin
  • HEPA Filter
  • WiFi Enabled & APP
  • Tangle-Free Extractors
  • iAdapt™ 1.0 Technology
  • Dirt Detect 1 Technology
  • Bagless Vacuum
  • 7 day scheduling
  • iRobot Home APP
  • 3-stage cleaning
  • Pet Hair Vacuum
  • Auto Recharge
  • 1 year warranty

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Tangle Free Extractors
iAdapt 1.0
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WiFi Enabled
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5x Suction
1 Virtual Wall
Dirt Detect 1
90 Min Runtime

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Tangle Free Extractors
iAdapt 3.0
Smart Mapping
WiFi Enabled
Recharge & Resume
10x Suction
1 Virtual Wall
Dirt Detect 2
120 Min Runtime

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Tangle Free Extractors
iAdapt 2.0
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WiFi Enabled
Recharge & Resume
5x Suction
1 Virtual Wall
Dirt Detect 2
75 Min Runtime


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