How does the Kobold VR200 detect obstacles and hazards such as thresholds or steps?
The Kobold VR200 knows its environment very well: its unique laser scanner with ultrasound technology detects 98% of all obstacles – including mirrored or glass surfaces in the home. Please be advi...
How long does the VR200 battery last?
We have developed a battery management system using a very gentle charge in order to achieve a longer battery life. Currently, after 800 charging cycles, the capacity of the battery pack is approx....
Will there be an update to the floor plan function for the VR200?
The Kobold VR200 was launched in 2014.Since then, Vorwerk has offered, free of charge, the capability of connecting to the Kobold Robot app, speech control using Amazon Alexa and many software upda...
What are the dimensions of the VR200 robot vacuum cleaner?
The dimensions of the VR200 are – length: 34cm, Width: 34 cm, height: 9 cm. The charging station measures – width: 32.5 cm, depth: 12 cm, height 12.5 cm. Please do not build a “garage” for the robo...
What are the consumption statistics for the Kobold VR200?
The base standby power (without Kobold robot vacuum) is 0.5 watts. The power consumption when cleaning is 80 watts (average value when cleaning on carpet). The VR200’s power consumption when chargi...
How fast does the round brush of the VR200 rotate?
The VR200's round brush rotates at a speed of 1,800 rotations per minute in normal mode. In ECO mode, the round brush rotates at a speed of 1,450 rotations per minute.
How fast is the traveling speed of the VR200?
The robot vacuum cleaner travels on short pile carpets and hard floors at a speed of 28 cm per second. It is slightly slower on carpets with a long pile.
Can sunlight disrupt the Kobold VR200?
Sunlight does not normally disrupt the robot vacuum cleaner. The special positions of the sensors and software filters make sure of that.
Why can't the Kobold VR200 mop?
Our research and development team are working constantly on new technologies and product modifications. We decide on a case-by-case basis which newly developed technologies suit the Vorwerk product...
What is the purpose of the foam on my VR200 outlet grille? What is its dust retention capacity and how big is the filter surface?
The foam behind the holes in the outlet grille is a soundproofing foam fixed to the outlet grille. It is a fleece or non woven material, only used for acoustic insulation. This material has no sign...
How to perform a VR200 software update via a USB stick
Yes, software updates can be made on the Kobold VR200. IT'S AS EASY AS THAT 1. Before you perform the software update, switch off the VR200 via the menu and restart it. 2. Take an empty USB stic...