The iRobot Roomba 780 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner is the high-end model of the iRobot Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner series. It has many features that other models of iRobot Roomba or even models of other robotic vacuum cleaner brands don’t have. Today, we will discuss this iRobot Roomba 780 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner.

Check out our review, a rundown of the most important tech specs, some iRobot Roomba vacuum cleaners comparisons, and more!

iRobot Roomba 780 Vacuum Cleaner Review

irobot roomba 780 review

The iRobot Roomba 780 tech specs and characteristics include:

  • cleaning scheduling – set Roomba 780 to clean while you are away
  • after cleaning one room, Roomba 780 can clean other room(s)
  • with HEPA filter and new debris sensing, Roomba 780 will make a great difference even for pet owners
  • can sense walls, stairs, and other drops, navigate from room to room, since dirt, sense type of surface (for example to avoid getting stuck in the fringes), automatically find Home Base and recharge, etc.
  • it has a full bin indicator

iRobot Roomba Models Comparison Table

iRobot Roomba ModeliRobot Roomba 780iRobot Roomba 770iRobot Roomba 760iRobot Roomba 560iRobot Roomba 530
Room to Room NavigationYesNoNoNoNo
Debris SensingDirt Detect Series 2Dirt Detect Series 2Dirt DirectDirt DirectDirt Direct
Control PanelTouchpad ControlButtonsButtonsButtonsButtons
Full Bin IndicatorYesYesNoNoNo
Bin TypeAeroVac Series 2AeroVac Series 2AeroVac Series 2StandardStandard
Pet EnvironmentBestBestBestGoodGood
Debris Pick UpBest (especially dust)Best (especially dust)Best (especially dust)GoodGood

iRobot Roomba 780 Vacuum Cleaner Tech Specs and Features


The touchpad Control eliminates buttons and offers a more modern look and design.

Full Bin Indicator lets users know when the bin needs to be emptied.


AeroVac Series 2 Bin has a powerful vacuum to pull hair and debris off the brushes, while dual HEPA Air Filters capture fine dust and other airborne particles.


A Virtual Wall Lighthouse can act as both a Virtual Wall and a Lighthouse.

In Lighthouse mode, it helps your Roomba navigate around your home.

In Virtual Wall mode, it blocks off areas you don’t want to be cleaned.

Simply use the Mode Selector to make your choice. Either way, it turns on and off automatically as you turn your Roomba on and off. When on, the light on top is lit.

Each Virtual Wall Lighthouse needs two C alkaline batteries (not included). A flashing power light means the batteries need replacing soon.


Battery Charger for iRobot Roomba 780 (Compatible with Roomba 500, 600 and 700 Series models.) You can plug the charger directly in iRobot Roomba or in Home Base.


Maintaining cleaning performance by regularly replacing Roomba’s brushes can significantly reduce battery drain and prolong cleaning time and battery life.

Change your iRobot Roomba brushes from time to time to keep performance at a high level.


Maintaining cleaning performance while reducing infiltration of dust, pollen and other allergens are very important for anybody, especially for those having allergies and respiratory problems.

The Roomba 700 Series dual HEPA filters capture dust particles as fine as 0.3 microns, limiting their recirculation into the air. Replace your filters every 2-3 months for peak cleaning performance. Compatible with Roomba 700 Series robots only.


Turn Roomba on without getting up. The remote control gives convenient, remote access to Roomba commands. Can even steer Roomba around the room! For use with Roomba 500, 600, or 700 Series only.

Should You Buy the iRobot Roomba 780 Vacuum Cleaner?

There are other accessories and advice needed to keep iRobot Roomba it’s peeking performance. When you buy iRobot Roomba, be sure to read your manual and charge battery fully overnight …

iRobot Roomba comes in many versions, read carefully their features and reviews!