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Sit back and relax with these quality robot vacuum cleaners

Watch the mess vanish without lifting a finger.

The three best inventions in the world are irrefutably the wheel, the internet and the robot vacuum cleaner.

Because let’s face it, after a long night of cooking dinner, the last thing you want to do is clean up your family’s crumbs that have, no doubt, been scattered across the dining room floor.

Thanks to robot vacuum cleaners, all the work is done for you. That’s right, you can literally sit back with your feet up while a magical suction device cleans up after you.

Below, we’ve rounded up some of the best robot vacuum cleaners on the market right now.

The best robot vacuum cleaners to shop in Australia 2024

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Dyson 360 Vis Nav robot vacuum

$1999 at Dyson

Armed with 360 degree vision to move across the floors of your home, and the power of the Dyson vacuum range that we’ve grown to love (and rely on), the Dyson 360 Vis Nav has immediately sprung to the top of our wish list and is sure to make vacuuming effortless!

“Super easy to use,” said one five-star reviewer. “The set up for the Vis Nav was straight forward. Creating a map of the space and setting up a daily clean has made a world of difference keeping my place clean. I don’t have to vacuum. I also love that you can see where the most dirt was and where the Vis Nav has been.”

Key features:

  • 360 degree vision in the most powerful Dyson robot
  • Extending side duct cleans right to the edge
  • Intelligently clean with 360° visual navigation
  • Controlled, customised and scheduled with the MyDyson app
  • Detects and removes microscopic particles
  • Whole-machine HEPA filtration to trap dust and seal in 99.99 per cent of particles

Also available at:


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MyGenie ZX1000 robot vacuum cleaner

$199 (usually $599) at Amazon

With two-in-one vacuuming and wet mopping capabilities, and an in-built cleaning feature, this powerful robot vac takes cleaning to the next level.

Key features:

  • Two-in-one vacuuming and wet mopping capabilities
  • Enjoy thorough cleaning with 1500Pa suction power
  • Easily navigates under furniture with an ultra-thin 9cm height
  • Clean longer with the large 2200mAh battery, lasting up to 90 minutes
  • Avoid obstacles and falls with the intelligent anti-collision and anti-fall system

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Ecovacs DEEBOT T20 OMNI robotic vacuum

$1399 (usually $1799) at The Good Guys

This new and improved robot vacuum and mop builds upon its predecessor, the Ecovacs Deebot U2 robotic vacuum, and comes with the auto-lifting of mop pads, hot water mop washing (at an impressive 55 degrees), and 6,000Pa of suction power, alongside a battery that lasts more than four hours.

“Absolutely in love with the T20,” wrote a reviewer who left five stars. “My floors and carpet are immaculate everyday I come home. App is easy, can customise the cleaning and set schedules. Mopping system works great unless you have had something stubborn dry up you will need to assist. Carpets have never looked better and really simple to use.”

Key features:

  • Carpet detection and TrueMapping 2.0 enable precise navigation with fast mapping and path-planning
  • Programs include: Fast Cleaning/Standard Cleaning/Deep Cleaning and Edge Deep Cleaning
  • Up to 260 minutes of run time
  • Connects to WiFi
  • Two-year warranty

Also available at:

  • $1397 (usually $1799) at Amazon


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Eufy Robovac 11S slim robot vacuum

$259.99 (usually $349.99) at Amazon

Designed with multiple cleaning modes and a pre-set cleaning time to ensure every day messes are cleaned up, this slim vacuum slides silently and efficiently around your home.

Customers praise the quality, ease of use, suction and low volume of this robo vac. They say it does a great job, is worth the investment and that it even cleans under furniture.

Key features:

  • Quiet operation (no louder than a microwave)
  • Increased suction power at 1300Pa
  • BoostIQ Technology automatically increases suction power when extra vacuuming strength is needed
  • Vacuums for up to 100 minutes on hardwood floors with consistent, powerful suction
  • Anti-scratch tempered glass-top cover for protection
  • Infrared sensor for evading obstacles
  • Drop-sensing tech to avoid falls

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Ecovacs Deebot T9+ robotic vacuum cleaner OZMO-T9+

$599 (usually $699) at Amazon

For a really advanced model, this nine-in-one machine has a powerful dual vacuum, mopping functions, an auto-empty station and even a mobile air freshener.

Key features:

  • Super-powerful yet whisper-quiet
  • Simultaneously sweeps, mops and vacuums
  • Removes dust, stains and bacteria from carpet, tiles and hard floors
  • Ultra-strong suction penetrates deep into crevices
  • Built-in air freshener infuses your home with luxurious fragrance
  • TrueDetect 3D 2.0 identifies, recognises and avoids obstacles
  • Multi-floor mapping stores multiple maps for different locations

Also available at:

  • $848.99 (usually $1299) at Dick Smith
  • $848.99 (usually $1299) at Brosa
  • $848.99 (usually $1299) at Kogan


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Samsung Jet Bot+ robot vacuum with clean station

$1120 at Samsung

Packed with a clean station and sensor for precise navigation and efficient cleaning, the Jet Bot is the smart way to vacuum.

It has almost 500 five-star reviews on the Samsung website, with one customer writing: “I have porcelain white tile floors and a dog. This vacuum is nothing short of amazing. An absolute must have for pet owners with hard floors. Setup was very simple. Definitely worth the investment. Love it!!!”

Key features:

  • LiDAR Sensor for precise navigation and efficient cleaning
  • Digital inverter motor
  • Wi-Fi smart control
  • High-efficiency brush
  • Comes with Clean Station
  • Free Jet Bot Brush set worth $56 + 5pcs of dustbag worth $36 until May 8 2024


iRobot Roomba i2 Robot Vacuum
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iRobot Roomba i2 robot vacuum

$599 at The Good Guys

Take control of your cleaning routine with the iRobot Roomba i2 robot vacuum. This smart device tackles dirt, debris and pet hair on all floor types, from carpets to hard floors, with ease.

Key features:

  • Navigates and cleans with intelligent sensors that identify dirty areas
  • Runs for up to 90 minutes on a single charge and automatically returns to its dock to recharge
  • Can operate using the intuitive iRobot app or your voice via Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa
  • Maintains clean floors with a 0.4L bin capacity
  • Low-profile design that reaches under furniture

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Are robot vacuums worth it?

Yes, robot vacuums can be absolutely worth it! They free up your time by taking care of everyday dirt and dust, and many models even mop your floors. With features like smart navigation and app control, they can clean your entire home while you relax. While they may not replace deep cleaning, they can significantly reduce your cleaning workload.

What is the best robot vacuum cleaner in Australia?

The best choice always depends on your needs and budget. However, some popular and well-regarded brands to consider include Dyson, Samsung, Ecovacs, MyGenie and more. Each brand offers various models with features like suction power, mopping functions, smart navigation options and app control.

Consider factors like pet hair removal, carpet vs. hard floor focus, and budget when narrowing down your options.

Reading reviews on specific models within these brands can help you find the perfect robot vacuum cleaner for your home.

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