iRobot Roomba 985 Robot Vacuum Cleaner

Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum
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iRobot Roomba 985 Robot Vacuum

iRobot Roomba 985 Overview

About the Roomba 985 robot vacuum.
Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Manufacturer
iRobot
Product
Roomba 985
Series/Model
900/985
In the Box
  • iRobot Roomba 985
  • Home Base Charging Station
  • Line cord
  • (1) Dual Mode Virtual Wall Barrier
  • (2) AA Batteries for Virtual Wall
  • (1) Extra Filter
  • (1) Extra Side Brush
  • Owner's Guide/Manual

Physical

Review the dimensions, color and other physical and visible characteristics of the robot vacuum.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Bin Capacity
20.3 oz.
Cleaning Path Width
7 in.
Length
20.5 in.
Width
16.5 in.
Height
5.2 in.
Weight
8.5 lb.
Color
Bronze
Assembly Required
No

Navigation/Sensors

The sensors and navigational aids the robot vacuum uses to move and assess floor surfaces and condition.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
LiDAR Navigation
No
VSLAM Navigation
Yes
AI Obstacle Avoidance
No
Cleaning Pattern
Intelligent
Virtual Walls/No-Go Zones
No
Beacon Boundary Markers
Yes
Magnetic Boundary Markers
No
Onboard Camera(s)
Yes
Drop Sensor
Yes
Dirt Sensor
Yes

Battery and Charging

Run and recharge time for the robot vacuum cleaner.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Battery Type
Lithium Ion (Li-ion)
Battery Voltage
14.4 v
Battery Life
120 min.
Battery Recharge Time
180 min.
Auto Shut-off
Yes
Auto Charge
Yes
Clean/Charge/Resume
Yes

Cleaning Modes

The cleaning modes the robot vacuum cleaner is equipped with.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Normal Cleaning Mode
Yes
Manual Cleaning Mode
Yes
Spot Cleaning Mode
Yes
Repeat Cleaning Mode
No
Edge Cleaning Mode
No

Cleaning

Additonal cleaning characterstics of the robot vacuum including its filter, cyclonic action and if it is rated for use in homes with pets.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Carpet Height Adjustment
Yes
Cyclonic Action
No
Variable Suction
Yes
HEPA Filter
No
Washable Filter
No
Full Bin Indicator
Yes
Made for Pet Hair
Yes
Wet/Dry
No
Self-Cleaning
No
Self-Emptying
0

Technology

If and how the robot vacuum integrates with mobile apps, smart home platforms and other technologies.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Remote Control
No
Voice Control
Yes
Programmable
Advanced
Bluetooth Connected
No
Wifi Connected
Yes
Android App
Yes
iPhone App
Yes
Progress Mapping
Yes
Multiple Floor-Plan Storage
-
3D Map View
-
Home Monitoring/Video
No
Alexa Compatible
Yes
Google Assistant Compatible
Yes
Apple Home Kit Compatible
No
IFTTT Compatible
Yes
Manufacturer API/SDK
No

Surfaces

The surfaces the vacuum cleaner is capable of cleaning.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Carpet
Yes
Rug
Yes
Hardwood
Yes
Tile
Yes
Laminate
Yes
Vinyl
Yes
Concrete
Yes

Warranty and Certifications

The manufacturer warranty and certifications for the vacuum.

Feature
iRobotRoomba 985
Warranty
12 months
Battery Warranty
12 months
Certifications
-
Release Date
-

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the dimensions of the iRobot Roomba 985?

The Roomba 985 has a length of 20.5 inches, a width of 16.5 inches and is 5.2 inches tall.

Does the iRobot Roomba 985 mop?

No, the Roomba 985 vacuums, but does not mop floors.

Is the filter on the iRobot Roomba 985 a HEPA filter?

No, the Roomba 985 does not have HEPA filtration.

How long can the iRobot Roomba 985 clean before needing to recharge?

According to iRobot, the Roomba 985 can run for up to 120 minutes before running out of battery power. Do note that maximum run time is calculated with the robot vacuum running in its lowest suction power setting. If the Roomba 985 runs out of battery power while vacuuming, it will return to its dock, recharge, then resume cleaning where it left off.

It takes the iRobot Roomba 985 approximately 180 minutes to fully recharge its battery.

Is the iRobot Roomba 985 discontinued?

No, the Roomba 985 is still being manufactured by iRobot and is a part of their family of Robot Vacuums.