Frequently Asked Questions
What does the OS stand for in iRobot OS?
iRobot OS is the operating system that lets users control where, when and how their robots clean. It works on all current Roomba®, Roomba Combo™, and Braava jet® robots, and leverages feedback from iRobot’s over 40 million devices sold.
How do I get the latest version of iRobot OS?
A Wi-Fi® connected robot will automatically update its software if a new version is available when it's connected to your Wi-Fi® network or the internet, and is on its dock. In some cases, it may take up to 24 hours to receive a software update. Actual installation of software once downloaded/received should take approximately 10 minutes. To check your robot's software, open the iRobot Home App and select More > Settings > About (robot name). To view details on specific software releases, see Software Release Notes.
What app do you use for iRobot® products?
The iRobot Home App connects you to your Roomba®, Roomba Combo™ or Braava jet® robots. The iRobot Home App provides enhanced maps, custom routines, seasonal suggestions, and intuitive smart home integrations*.
*Feature availability varies by robot model