iRobot has introduced the new Roomba j7 +, a new iteration of their more advanced cleaning robots that has some very cool unique features. Situated mid-way between the top of the line and the lower tier, the Roomba j7 + It is one of the most interesting models for those looking for the latest in the most advanced cleaning robots.
Perhaps the most interesting addition is a new camera on the robot itself that allows you to analyze elements or obstacles and make cleaning more effective. iRobot has integrated into the Roomba j7 + the PrecisionVision navigation system that makes the robot get smarter with each pass.
With this system, the j7 + is able to remember specific rooms and certain furniture, to clean in those areas where it is most needed. However, one of the most interesting functions of the robot is that it is able to recognize and avoid cables and the “unexpected” of pets.
iRobot says that it has worked especially on getting the robot to avoid pet poop. In fact included an extra warranty for the j7 +, so that will replace any Roomba j7 + that does not avoid such solid “contingencies” free of charge.
Like the company’s most powerful model, this new j7 + includes its own Clean Base, whose design is now lower so that it can integrate better with home furniture, taking up less space. The robot empties itself and includes all the new Genius 3.0 functionality.
Roomba j7 +, prices and availability
The Roomba j7 + robot vacuum cleaner with Clean Base self-emptying system is available for € 999 euros in the iRobot store. If you don’t want the complete model, you can also get the j7, it can also be purchased without Clean Base for € 749 euros.
More features for all Genius 3.0 Roomba users
Along with the new Roomba j7 +, iRobot has updated its platform on which its next-generation robots work. iRobot Genius Home Intelligence goes to version 3.0. And he does it with a lot of news under his arm, which almost all users who have a Roomba can take advantage of.
If many of the functionalities are focused on users with the company’s most advanced robots (those that have mapping), iRobot adds functions for everyone.
These are new utilities that give your Roombas more intelligence, and that undoubtedly seek to offer greater functionality than that of each of the Robots at their launch. Using Machine Learning and advanced functions, iRobot Genius 3.0 offers some interesting options to users, among which are:
New function to clean when the user leaves home. With this new option, the Roomba will use the phone’s location services (geofences). If it is activated, it will only start cleaning when the user leaves those limits, that is, from home.Name suggestion for the rooms. A very interesting but very simple function but that allows you to speed up the mapping of the house. With it, the name of the room will be suggested based on the elements that the robot finds. For example, if it detects that there is a bed, it will suggest setting the room as a bedroom.Cleaning time estimate With this function, iRobot robots with intelligent mapping will generate an estimate of the cleaning time based on the rooms chosen. Ideal when time is short.Silent scrolling: By activating this function, the robot will make less noise by deactivating the cleaning functions when moving from one room to another.