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Yeedi K600 robot vacuum review: Excellent cleaning without complexity

Robotic vacuums have change into more and more subtle over the past couple of years. Some would say they’ve additionally change into more and more—and unnecessarily—difficult. The Yeedi Okay600 is tailored for these people. With a bare-bones function set and exceedingly easy operation, it’s effectively suited to first-time robotic vacuum customers and anybody else who needs a low-maintenance family helper.

Design

The Okay600 measures 13 x 12.eight x 3.1 inches and weighs barely greater than 6.5 kilos. A single button on high of its scratch-resistant glass high prompts Auto cleansing. There’s a pair of spinning facet brushes on its underside, together with a V-shaped nylon-and-rubber rolling brush agitate grime and assist raise pet hair. Two drive wheels and an omni-directional assist wheel permits the vacuum to maneuver all sorts of family terrain.

A 0.6-liter dustbin slots in behind the vacuum. Equipment embody a charging dock and AC energy brick, distant management and two AAA batteries, and a multi-function cleansing device.

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Suction energy might be doubled to higher pull pet hair from carpets.

Setup and efficiency

Getting ready the Okay600 is straightforward and simple: You first snap the 2 facet brushes on, after which activate the ability change on the facet of the vacuum. Plug the charging dock into {an electrical} outlet and set the vacuum on the dock’s charging pins. The Okay600 takes about 4 hours to completely cost and provides you about 110 minutes of cleansing time per cost. It should return to the dock each time its battery is working low or it finishes a cleansing cycle.

You can begin a cleansing cycle by urgent the button on high of the vacuum or with the distant management. The Okay600 has three cleansing modes: Auto cleansing, which might be activated from the vacuum itself or the distant, initiates a random cleansing sample that’s optimized for carpets. You’ll be able to double the suction energy by clicking the button on the vacuum twice. Edge and Spot modes, each of which might be chosen solely on the distant, clear across the perimeter of the room or an space of concentrated grime respectively. You too can direct the vacuum manually utilizing directional buttons on the distant.

I used the Okay600 for day by day upkeep of my downstairs stage, which incorporates hardwood, carpet, and throw rug. It did an honest job of sucking up mud, meals crumbs, and different particles from every of these surfaces, however I discovered the turbo suction setting was essential to drag pet hair out of the carpet. The vacuum’s random cleansing sample isn’t probably the most environment friendly, although, and I discovered some areas acquired extra consideration than others.

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The Okay600’s low profile permits to simply get below furnishings.

The vacuum typically had no downside transitioning from one flooring sort to a different, nor did it get hung up on obstacles fairly often. However with none form of boundary management—magnetic tape, for instance—it was crucial that I declutter the ground fully. The few occasions the vacuum acquired caught, it was on a piece of the throw rug that had pulled up from the ground. In these instances, it might cease and beep persistently. All I needed to do was reposition the vacuum and press the Auto button to renew cleansing.

The dustbin is sufficiently big that I solely needed to empty it as soon as per cleansing cycle. It pulls simply from the vacuum with a press of the discharge button, and opens with little effort, so it doesn’t launch a plume of mud if you empty it.

Verdict

In case you’re on the lookout for a no-frills vacuum to scrub a comparatively small area, the Yeedi Okay600 will serve you effectively. For a similar value, although, you may get the Ecovacs Deebot N79S—our present favourite finances robotic vacuum—which incorporates app management and Amazon Alexa-enabled voice management. These good options present an additional diploma of comfort with out including an excessive amount of complexity.

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