Ecovacs and Roborock historically wish to go head-to-head at CES and 2024 isn’t any exception, with the Chinese language robo cleansing giants touchdown some severe blows with their new launches.
Whereas Ecovacs cannot fairly match the ten,000Pa suction of the brand new Roborock S8 MaxV Extremely, the brand new Ecovacs Deebot X2 Combo is Matter-compatible, like its rival, and boasts a singular characteristic we have not but seen from a high-end robo cleaner.
The Combo a part of the identify is as a result of, on the auto-empty dock, there’s additionally area for the accompanying handheld vacuum cleaner.
The consequence, Ecovacs informs us, is a ‘complete home vacuum system’ the place each room in your home, together with stairs, on and beneath furnishings, and even your automobile, is roofed.
The Deebot X2 Combo system contains of the Ecovacs Deebot X2 Omni, a robo-cleaner initially launched at Ecovacs’ August world occasion final yr (with new Matter smart home abilities built-in), a handheld vacuum cleaner and an all-in-one base station, which not solely collects mud from the 2 vacuum cleaners’ bins when docked but in addition presents superior mop cleansing, utilizing scorching water for mop washing and scorching air for drying.
With a definite sq. form, the Omni X2 boasts an Ozmo Turbo
2.0 mopping system, mop lifting capabilities, an industry-first embedded navigation system for larger vary of movement, quick mapping and
quicker response instances, and True Detect 3D 2.0 for precision impediment avoidance.
Each the Omni X2 and the hand-held provide an 8,000Pa suction score.
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Ecovacs additionally took the covers off of the Winbot W2 Omni robotic window cleaner over in Vegas.
An improve to the 2018 unique Winbot, the W2 now comes with a base station so you may transfer it round your home extra simply and includes a revamped Win-Slam 3.0 navigation system for constant edge-to-edge cleansing.
The ultimate massive launch from the Chinese language-brand at Vegas was the superior trying Ecovacs Goat GX 600, a robotic lawnmower that does not want a boundary wire.
Utilizing a number of the tech from the profitable Deebot cleaner vary, the Goat GX 600 has AIVI 3D impediment avoidance know-how and comes with an outside charging station that serves as its homebase.
The Ecovacs X2 Combo can be $1,599 when it’s launched in late Q1. The W2 Omni can be out there in early Q2 (value TBC), and the Goat GX 600 can be nonetheless price-TBC, however we do know it’s going to land within the US within the Spring.