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Roborock S6 Review

4 minute read   Last updated on Mar 5, 2024

Key features of the Roborock S6

Overall Score 5.9

  • Can Clean All Floor Types
  • Battery Power of 5200 mAh

Let's look at each feature category in detail

Commonly Asked For Features

Can Clean All Floor Types

Roborock S6 cleans all floor types, this feature is essential, as different rooms inside your home may have various types of flooring i.e. carpets. If a robot vacuum cleaner is said to be as being able to clean all floor types, this means that the vacuum is capable to clean most flooring materials without any limitations.

Has An Obstacle Sensor

Roborock S6 has an obstacle sensor, such a sensor serves the purpose of detecting and identifying obstacles in the robot's path, allowing it to navigate around them and avoid collisions.

Supports No-Go Zones

No-go zones is a feature of many advanced robot vacuum cleaners and the Roborock S6 supports this feature. These zones are essentially digital boundaries or restricted spaces that you can set up to prevent the robot from entering specific areas or rooms during its cleaning cycle.

Works With Alexa

Most modern robot vacuum cleaners such as the Roborock S6 are built to work with Amazon Alexa, which implies that they can be added to the Amazon Echo ecosystem and controlled using voice commands.

Compatible With Google Assistant

The Roborock S6 is compatible with Google Assistant, enabling you to control it using voice commands via Google Home devices or the Google Assistant app installed on smartphones and tablets.

Warranty Period

Roborock S6 has a period of 1 year, this typically range from 1 - 2 years, however some higher-end models may give longer warranties.

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Design Features

Dustbin Capacity

Roborock S6's dustbin capacity is at 0.5L, dustbin capacity determines how much dust, dirt, and pet hair the robot vacuum holds before it requires to be emptied.

Automatically Adjusts Its Height

Different floor types require a robot vacuum to be at a given ground clearance so as to optimize performance. The Roborock S6 can adjust its height to match this requirement, for example, it may raise itself slightly when transitioning to a carpet to enable effective suction, and then lower itself on hard floors to ensure the brushes make good contact.

Weight

Roborock S6 weighs 3.6kg, robot vacuums are generally designed to be lightweight and compact to easily get around and carrying around.

Width

Roborock S6 has a width of 350mm, often referred to as its cleaning path width, is the width of the area that the robot vacuum can effectively clean in one go. The width of a robot vacuum is key as it can affect its efficiency and the time it takes to clean a space

Height

Roborock S6's height measures 97mm, here you are looking at the measure from the bottom of the robot vacuum to its highest point. Height is an important consideration, especially if you have furniture with limited clearance in your home.

Cleaning Performance And Power Features

Battery Power

The battery power of a robot vacuum cleaner is important as it determines how long the vacuum can run on a single charge. Battery capacity is typically measured in milliampere-hours (mAh), Roborock S6's battery power is 5200mAh

Operating Time

The operating time of a robot vacuum cleaner refers to the amount of time the vacuum can clean continuously on a single battery charge before it needs to be recharged. Roborock S6's operating time is 3h

Operating Power Consumption

This is the amount of electrical power the vacuum uses while it's actively cleaning your home. Roborock S6 has a power consumption of 58W, power is measured in watts (W) and can vary among different robot vacuum models based on several consuption factors.

Can Mop Floor

That's right, most modern robot vacuum cleaners have the capability to mop floors in addition to vacuuming. These robot vacuums are often referred to as robot vacuum and mop models and Roborock S6 is one of those robot vacuums

Has Dirt Sensor

Roborock S6 has a dirt sensor, dirt sensors are designed to detect the availability of dirt, dust, or debris in the space being cleaned and can be used to adjust the vacuum's cleaning behavior during operation.

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Other Features

Support A Mobile Application

Roborock S6 supports a smartphone app, through which you can control and monitor the vacuum without getting to it physically but through your smartphone or tablet.

Doesn't Get Stuck

This feature in robot vacuum cleaners is intended to reduce the likelihood of the robot vacuum getting stuck while cleaning. Robot vacuums such as the Roborock S6 are equipped with various sensors and technologies to navigate around obstacles and avoid getting stuck, but the effectiveness of this feature can vary among different models.

Supports Virtual Barriers

Virtual barriers are set up and managed through the robot vacuum's mobile app, similar to no-go zones, these barriers are setup to help you control and restrict where the robot vacuum can and cannot go while cleaning.

Has Route Mapping

Roborock S6 has a route mapping feature which enables it to create a map of your home and schedule efficient cleaning routes. This mapping capability improves the vacuum's ability to work effectively and systematically.

Has Voice Prompts

Voice prompts refer to audible messages that the vacuum states to give you information on the different states of the vacuum. Roborock S6 supports this feature

Has Anti-Fall Sensor

Modern robot vacuum cleaners such as Roborock S6 come having an "anti-fall" feature. This feature is designed to save the robot vacuum from falling off stairs, ledges, or other elevated surfaces, hence its safety during operation.

Can Be Scheduled

Roborock S6 has this convenient feature, which allows you to set specific days or times of day for the robot vacuum to start cleaning your space.

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