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The 5 Best Alternatives to the Roomba Robot Vacuum Under $200

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* Robotic vacuums offer an easier way to clean
* Turn them on and watch these cleaners work their magic
* Choose from pet-friendly options to extra quiet models 

Sure, the original Roomba vacuum may have revolutionized the robotic cleaning market, but that doesn’t mean you have to pay top dollar for a solid automatic vacuum.

If you want a decent robot vacuum but don’t want to pay those inflated Roomba fees, here are five cheaper (but still totally awesome) robotic alternatives.

1. Fine Dragon Automatic Robot Vacuum

Small, convenient and extra easy to use, the Roomba alternative is a great vacuum to have on hand when you’re traveling. With a portable handle and rechargeable battery, you simply charge it, turn it on and let it clean away. It even has cliff sensor technology to smarter mobility.

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2. VBot Robot Vacuum Cleaner

A great option for pet owners, this robot vacuum use animal-friendly HEPA filters and even features a powerful suction cup design to help clean hair, dust and other everyday particles without getting clogged. An adjustable anti-falling sensor makes it easier to clean different floors.

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3. Pure Clean Automatic Vacuum Cleaner

Extremely versatile and highly convenient, the Pure Clean is great for covering hardwood floors and for hitting all those hard-to-reach areas in your home. With a slim body and extra low profile, it’s able to clean areas that are otherwise avoided. Plus, the anti-fall sensors help it detect and avoid falling down stairs.

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4. ILIFE V5s Pro Robot Vacuum & Mop Cleaner

Slightly higher up on the robotic food chain is the ILIFE V5. Sporting an extra powerful internal motor with the ability to automatically adjust to whatever surface it’s cleaning, this vacuum’s also able to mop and scrub your laminate floors. It also offers automatic docking capability after it’s done cleaning.

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5. iLife Robot Vacuum Cleaner

This vacuum’s three-step cleaning program offers unparalleled results. With the ability to adjust to any surface, the iLife offers a smarter way to clean. Plus, the internal motor is significantly quieter than other leading robotic vacuums, making it a great choice for everyday at-home use.

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