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Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery

Item Number: 17373

A new APS 3000 mAh NiMH Battery keeps Roomba running at peak performance, cleaning up to four rooms in a single cleaning cycle.*

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Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery Full Specifications

STANDARD FEATURES

  • Rechargeable APS 3000 mAh NiMH Battery for iRobot Roomba® 400 Series, Discovery Series,Original Series and iRobot Dirt Dog®
  • Use the APS Fast Charger (Item No: 4902) to charge APS Battery in less than 3 hours (the Standard Charger charges the battery in 7 hours).
  • 6-Month Manufacturer's Limited Warranty


WHAT'S IN THE BOX
  • Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery

*Note: Not compatible with Roomba 500 Series robots. Room size based on 150 square feet of hardwood or low pile carpet with minimal furniture. Cleaning area per battery charge varies depending on floor type, room layout, battery age and amount of debris. Battery performance and run time will decrease over the warranty period. Maintaining clean brushes optimizes battery performance.

The iRobot limited warranty shall not apply to failures or problems which are caused by products or equipment not authorized by iRobot Corporation.

Country of Origin:China

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1.5

(based on 40 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (28)

15%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to clean (7)
  • Lightweight (5)
  • Good power output (4)
  • Ergonomic (3)

Cons

  • Short life (16)
  • Pricey / poor value (13)
  • Charges slowly (8)
  • Lacks power (7)
  • Weak function (6)

Best Uses

  • General upkeep (9)
  • Having around the house (4)
  • Pet hair (4)
  • Portable electronics (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Quality oriented (15), Casual cleaner (8), Meticulous cleaner (5), Budget shopper (4)
    • I Am A:
    • Couple no kids (5), Family older kids (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (20)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (14), Yes (6)

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
1.0

Reviews tell me not to replace battery

By icewoman

from Anchorage, AK

Pros

    Cons

    • Charges slowly
    • Pricey / Poor Value

    Best Uses

      Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

      I replaced the tire tread and then discovered the battery problem. Was about to order a new one when I read the reviews. I'll forget it and stick with the Shark.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      (12 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Terrible batterylife

      By JB

      from San Juan Cappo

      About Me Quality Oriented

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Reliable Performance
      • Roomba Functions Great

      Cons

      • Charges slowly
      • Lacks Power
      • Pricey / Poor Value
      • Short Life

      Best Uses

        Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

        Why aren't you doing something about the battery life or the replacement cost?there is no way I will keep on buying this lousy battery that doesn't hold up even a year. If I do not get a reasonable answer, only thing I canj do is continuous and relentless campaign against your otherwise great product. Either lower the price of replacement battery or make it last longer!

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        SHORT LIFE AND COST TOO MUCH.

        By NORUMBA

        from NEW YORK

        About Me Value Oriented

        Pros

          Cons

          • Short Life
          • Short Lifepricey

          Best Uses

            Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

            Purchased several as gifts, they discontinued use due to batterys short life and cost. Love the product but will not purchase any more.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (14 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

             
            2.0

            Did love Roomba

            By Mom of three

            from Pennsylvania

            About Me Quality Oriented

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Charges Quickly
            • Cleaned Great At First

            Cons

            • Pricey / Poor Value
            • Short Life
            • Terrible Battery

            Best Uses

            • Having Around The House
            • Portable Electronics

            Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

            I loved this thing when I first got it and told everybody I knew just how great it was but that sure did change. The battery I got with the machine worked for about 14 months which was acceptable. But the next one worked about 7 months and the 3rd worked for about 3 months but didn't hold a charge long enough to clean one room and around 4 months died completely. So that's it for me. I will not buy another junk overpriced battery! So like many others mine sits in the laundry room collecting dust.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes

            (15 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            Battery life too short and expensive

            By Linda Lou

            from Ontario Canada

            About Me Quality Oriented

            Pros

              Cons

              • Pricey / Poor Value
              • Short Life

              Best Uses

              • Portable Electronics

              Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

              Great for getting under furniture and beds but battery life is very disappointing. My vacuum still works but until you come up with a better battery, it will sit in my closet.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              (12 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Good product, but Battery is a joke!

              By Laundry queen

              from Key Colony Beach, FL

              About Me Quality Oriented

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Does a good job
              • Great idea

              Cons

              • Charges slowly
              • Poor customer support
              • Pricey / Poor Value
              • Short Life
              • Very Short Battery Life

              Best Uses

              • Cleaning Under Beds

              Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

              I love the product but I refuse to buy another new battery. My last battery lasted less than 8 months. We have allergies and it is great for keeping dust from accumulating under the beds. Poor value for the money.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              (23 of 23 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Battery does not last long enough:(

              By Throwing money away

              from Scottsboro, Alabama

              About Me Quality Oriented

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Charges slowly
                • Lacks Power
                • Pricey / Poor Value
                • Short Life

                Best Uses

                  Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

                  My Roomba would be convenient if the battery lasted any length of time. Completely dies within a year and at $70. to replace, is not worth it. Totally a waste of money. Roomba company, you have way to many people that have ask for a better long lasting battery. If you can't supply that, I assume you don't care for returning customers.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  (12 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Unhappy consumer...

                  By Army Widow

                  from Virginia Beach, VA

                  About Me Value Oriented

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Smart Concept
                  • Very convenient

                  Cons

                  • Charges slowly
                  • Lacks Power
                  • Pricey / Poor Value
                  • Short Life

                  Best Uses

                  • Having Around The House
                  • Portable Electronics
                  • Travel

                  Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

                  I received this Romba form my deceased spouse and after a little over a year my battery died!!!! The price of a replacement battery is crazy, with all the money my husband spent on this item and him being deceased now I't has sentimential memories, but he would agree for me get rid of it! i now have a Dyson that works fine with descent customer staffing....

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

                  (19 of 21 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Save up for new battery.

                  By Vic The Floor Man

                  from Nashville TN

                  About Me Quality Oriented

                  Pros

                    Cons

                    • Charges slowly
                    • Inconsistent Performance
                    • Lacks Power
                    • Pricey / Poor Value
                    • Short Life

                    Best Uses

                    • Having Around The House

                    Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

                    Once the battery goes, that's it. Machine is now worthless. For the money, the company should offer original buyers a substantial discount on either batteries or new machine. For replacement cost of new battery I can buy a new broom, mop, dustpan, bucket, duster, and a lot of vacuum bags.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    (11 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    need help with poor battery life

                    By arowell

                    from buchanan ga

                    About Me Quality Oriented

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Charges slowly
                      • Short Life

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about iRobot Advanced Power System (APS) 3000 mAh NiMH Battery:

                        please give us help with poor battery life

                        • Primary use:
                        • Personal
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • Yes

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