iRobot Roomba 960 model is one of the main answers of iRobot to the question of which Roomba to buy for pets : and we are talking about a robot vacuum cleaner specially designed to facilitate the collection of the hair of our animals, and that also has a relatively price moderate.
With respect to the 600 Series of which we were talking about above, the iRobot Roomba 960 has, mainly, 2 characteristics that are what make it a robot vacuum cleaner Roomba special pets of superior efficiency.
The first is its high suction power: compared to the 600 Series models, the 960 has a suction capacity 5 times higher . This will result in far fewer hairs left unvacuted when the Roomba does its cleaning round.
And the second is the special brushes that it incorporates: instead of using a bristle system, the 960 uses flexible rubber brushes, which are not only more efficient when adapting to different surfaces (wooden floors, carpets, etc.) , but they are also especially effective when it comes to picking up the hairs of our canine and feline friends.
If we add to this the advanced filter system that it incorporates, which can capture 99% of allergens from dogs and cats (in addition to pollen, dust mites or mold), the result is clear: It is the most interesting iRobot Roomba for pets in the upper-middle range.
The Roomba 960 is also characterized by having certain advanced functions : it incorporates the brand’s exclusive Dirt Detect dirt detection system ; It is programmable through the iRobot application for smartphones, having a WiFi connection; it is compatible with Alexa and Google Home; and it gives the possibility to configure virtual walls, that is, to create invisible barriers that keep the robot out of the specific areas that we indicate.