Xiaomi announced the release of a new robot vacuum cleaner MiJia Sweeping Robot G1, a feature of which was an affordable price. It supports multiple operating modes, dry and wet cleaning, smartphone or voice control, and connection to the smart home ecosystem.
The vacuum cleaner is equipped with an engine of the Japanese company NIDEC with a suction power of 2200 Pa, which allows it to be cleaned efficiently even on carpeting. In addition, it provides a 200 ml tank for water, which, when the wet cleaning function is activated, is supplied to the microfiber attached to the bottom. A special chip controls the flow of water.
The robot performs automatic cleaning according to a given schedule, but it can also be controlled from a smartphone and using voice commands. In addition, the vacuum cleaner supports connecting to the MiJia smart home ecosystem.
The device has already gone on sale in China for $141.