In the market for a robot vacuum? As of Feb. 23, Woot has great deals on refurbished Roomba models that can help you keep your home nice and tidy. Shop soon—the sale ends on Feb. 27.
BEST OVERALL PICK: The iRobot Roomba i7+ (refurbished) is a self-emptying powerhouse that can clean and skip certain rooms as you see fit — $349.99 $599.99 (save $250)
BEST BUDGET ROOMBA: The iRobot Roomba i4 (refurbished) is an entry-level robot vacuum with Wi-Fi connectivity that’s perfect for new users — $179.99 $419.99 (save $240)
BEST FOR PET OWNERS: TheiRobot Roomba i3+ EVO (refurbished) traps pet hair with multiple brushes while intelligently mapping your home — $249.99 $349.99 (save $100)
Robot vacuums can be total game-changers for anyone who feels overwhelmed by the constant task of keeping their house clean. These time-saving bots can learn the layout of your home, clean up after pets, and tidy your house on a schedule. You can even control them via app—it’s the robot version of set it and forget it.While robot vacuums used to be considered something of a luxury, they’ve become much more affordable over the years. They’re even more budget-friendly right now thanks to Woot, which is running a sale on refurbished Roombas, the iconic brand name from iRobot that you likely now associate with robovacs. During the sale, which is going on through Feb. 27, you can choose from a variety of refurbished vacuums, all at a steep discount. Whether you need something heavy-duty to deep-clean your floors or just something to suck up all that pet hair in your carpet, there’s a Roomba on sale for you. Depending on which vacuum you choose, you can save hundreds. You’ll want to be quick, as some models have already sold out. Not sure which Roomba is for you? Shop our picks below.
Best overall pick
Why we like it
At a price of only $179, the iRobot Roomba i7+ (refurbished) is the best of the best of Woot’s sale. It’s kitted out with dual multi-surface brushes and an auto-adjust cleaning head that can pick up dirt, dust, and debris with the best of them. It also comes with a self-emptying dust bin that acts as a charging dock, and a smart mapping feature that can get to know your home as well as you do in as little as a few runs. It can even be programmed to clean certain rooms and skip others, a feature not many other competitors have. It’s smart enough to figure out where it is in your home in relation to other rooms, which makes it an even more impressive little cleaner.
Best budget Roomba
Why we like it
The iRobot Roomba i4 (refurbished) is a WiFi-connected robot vacuum with no frills. For the price, it offers powerful performance and cleaning with an edge-sweeping brush to help nab dirt from baseboards. It’s app-controlled and lets you clean on a schedule, and it can set up a smart cleaning schedule based on your needs as it learns your habits. It won’t self-empty or charge itself, but it’s everything you need to tidy up efficiently.
Best for pet owners
Why we like it
The iRobot Roomba i3+ EVO (refurbished) is perfect for pet messes, as it comes with multi-brush action and powerful suction to loosen and trap pet dander and fur. It’s ready to tackle any mess with 10x suction; smart mapping to create an effective cleaning route throughout your home; and a self-charging base that it can return to all on its own when it’s finished cleaning. With a 90-minute battery life and a filter that also captures 99 percent of pollen, mold, and dust mites in your home, it’s well worth the entry price, especially at a discount.