iRobot Roomba 4220 Discovery has been specifically designed by iRobot to effectively handle both carpets and hard floors. In furtherance, iRobot indicates the vacuum cleaner is capable of cleaning wall-edges, which is a difficult aspect of cleaning for some robotic vacuum cleaners. What’s more, it’s also indicated Roomba 4220 does well to do a great job beneath furniture, and has the ability to devote more cleaning time to areas it senses to be dirtier.
Probably, you are looking forward to finding a sincere review on the performance of the iRobot Roomba 4220 so as to help you decide on your purchase of the robot. What you read below is an unbiased summary review made on the performance of the Roomba 4220 vacuum cleaner. The review comprises the views of those who have had an encounter with the robot, and in effect written sincere reviews based on the abilities or otherwise of the Roomba 4220.
Talk of picking up dust or pet hair, and Roomba 4220 Discovery is sure to deliver a great job. It is also able to do great job under furniture, as indicated by manufacturers. It comes along with a remote control which also does a great job when it comes to controlling the navigation trend of the robot. Reading through the various reviews, it is gathered the Roomba 4220 Discovery is able to do a great job on a great variety of surfaces. It is however advised that those with laminate or wood floors should watch out for large pieces of sand or gravel on the floor, and get them off before Roomba is turned on, to avoid the creation of scratches on the floor.
The record at amazon.com indicates a ranking of 4 out of a maximum of 5 stars, amidst 49 user reviews. Prospective buyers should note, however, that the robot may get stuck at certain spots, and may not be able to continue due to a number of reasons; for instance, the edge of a carpet close to a wall, and probably a raised doorsill. It should be noted that Roomba 4220 Discovery is not a good candidate for area rugs; it may not be able to handle the uneven surface very well.
For efficient performance, it is required you empty the bin, usually, after every use. One thing realised during the read-through of the various customer reviews was the complaint that Roomba 4220 Discovery has too short a life span and has expensive repair cost. Furthermore, floor matts and curtains may end up getting caught in the brush. Even more, the brush may as well end up getting tangled with hair.
- Robotic floorvac with dirt detection and convenient infra-red cliff sensors
- Auto adjusts to any floor surface. edge-cleaning sidebrush. 3 cleaning modes
- Self-charging home base. automatically docks and recharges in under 3 hours
- Extra-large debris bin. 2 virtual walls and remote control included
- Measures 16-3/4 by 21 by 5 inches. 1-year warranty
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