With thousands of pool cleaners available in the market, we understand how difficult it would be to pick up one that fits your requirements. This is why we have come up with three pool cleaners, all belonging to one of the most reputed brands in the market. All these three pool cleaners – Polaris P825, Polaris 8050 and Polaris 9550 are unique in their own way. The features they possess is what makes them talk of the town. Should that interest you, keep reading to learn about these exceptional pool cleaners in detail. After having a fair idea as to what features they possess and what sets them apart from the rest, you can decide for yourself as to which out of the three would be a great choice to make for your pool.
|Parameter||Polaris P825||Polaris 8050||Polaris 9550|
|Weight||40 pounds||About 40 pounds||43.6 pounds|
|Dimensions||22 x 22 x 18.5 inches||22 x 22 x 21 inches||22 x 22 x 22 inches|
|Pool cleaner type||Robotic||Robotic||Robotic|
|Residential or commercial?||Residential||Residential||Residential|
|Pool Size||Up to 40 feet||Up to 40 feet||Up to 60 feet|
|Filter||A single top-access large filter basket||An oversized top-access filter basket||A top-loading large capacity filter canister|
|Number of brushes||1||2||2|
|Brushes description||Scrubber||Pleated||Rubber bladed brush rollers|
|Easy Clean Filter Canister||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Dirty Canister Indicator||No||No||Yes|
|Transparent filter window||Yes||Yes||No|
|Cleaning coverage||Coves, steps, seats and the tiles||Floor and the wall||Floor, walls, stes and the waterline|
|Cleaning mode||Standard and quick||Standard and quick||Standard|
|Easy Lift System||No||No||Yes|
|Vortex Vacuum Technology / Cyclonic Vacuum technology||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Cable length||50 feet||50 feet||70 feet|
|Warranty||2 years||2 years||2 years|
Cleaning – Needless to say, the whole purpose of getting a pool cleaner is to ensure that you get a sparkling clean pool at the end of the cleaning cycle. Talking about the cleaning performance of Polaris P825, it is equipped with a powerful motor. This motor along with the strong suction delivers a cleaning performance that you have always wanted. Polaris P825 and Polaris 8050 come with a Cyclonic Vacuum technology with the help of which all the dirt and debris are captured without compromising on the suction power. On the same lines, Polaris 9550 boasts of Vortex Vacuum Technology. This technology enables the cleaners to clean without losing suction.
Filtration capabilities – Polaris P825 has a single top-access large filter basket. Polaris 8050 comes with an oversized filter canister that aims to collect everything from leaves, hair twigs to large debris. Both Polaris P825 and Polaris 8050 boast of a Push ‘N’ Go filter. This feature eliminates the necessity of the user to unscrew the underside of the filter or retrieve the filter to get it cleaned. Now, ejecting the filter out is easier than ever. Both Polaris P825 and Polaris 8050 have a transparent filter window with the help of which it easy to find out whether the filter is full or not. As far as Polaris 9550 is concerned, it has a top-loading large capacity filter canister that traps and collects all the dirt, leaves, insects, etc.
Brushes – Despite Polaris P825 having just one scrubber, the scrubbing results delivered are amazing. With two rubber bladed brush rollers, Polaris 9550 captures debris that is 4 times of what other pool cleaners are capable of capturing. Polaris 9550 boasts of a 4-wheel drive technology. Using this technology, the Aqua-Trax tires clean the floor and wall exceptionally well. Polaris 8050 comes with two pleated brushes that target every inch of the pool and the end result is a sparkling clean, fresh and a healthy pool in no time.
Pool type – All the three Polaris P825, Polaris 8050 and Polaris 9550 are ideal for in-ground pools.
Pool size – Polaris P825 Sport Robotic Vacuum Cleaner and Polaris 8050 Sport robotic cleaner work best for pools that are up to 40 feet. On the other hand, Polaris 9550 can work well for pools of sizes up to 60 feet.
Coverage area – Polaris P825 targets the coves, steps, seats and the tiles with utmost precision. Polaris 8050 cleans the floor and the wall. Just like Polaris P825 Sport Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, Polaris 9550 has a cleaning coverage of floor, walls, steps and the waterline.
Cleaning modes – Polaris P825 and Polaris 8050 support two cleaning modes – one is the quick mode and the other is a deep clean mode. The quick mode ensures that the pool is cleaned in the least possible time. This feature comes in handy when you are running out of time and have a arty to throw or have guests coming over. A deep clean mode is where your pool is subjected to a thorough deep cleaning. On the other hand, Polaris F9550 Sport Robotic In-Ground Pool Cleaner supports just one cleaning mode – the standard one.
Navigation – These pool cleaners from Polaris are equipped with a navigation system that is worth a mention. They have sensors that further ensure that every inch of the pool is covered and that no traces of dirt and debris are left behind.
Cable – Polaris P825 and Polaris 8050 come with a 50 feet long cable. Polaris F9550 has a 70 feet long cable.
Caddy – With a caddy in place, the storage and transport of the pool cleaner is no longer an issue to worry about. On that note, all the three Polaris P825, Polaris F9550 and Polaris 8050 come with a caddy.
Warranty – All the three pool cleaners have a warranty period of 2 years.
Polaris P825 Sport Robotic Vacuum Cleaner Pros & Cons
Polaris 8050 Sport Robotic Cleaner Pros & Cons
Polaris F9550 Sport Robotic In-Ground Pool Cleaner Pros & Cons
Polaris is a household name when it comes to pool cleaners. No second thoughts about the fact as to how good the cleaners are. Every cleaner under this brand has its own unique features. On the same lines, Polaris P825, Polaris 8050 and Polaris 9550 are unique and loaded with features. Which one to choose out of these depends on the features you are looking for. Among the three, Polaris 9550 has an edge over the two for it comes with enhanced features. However, the cleaning performance delivered by all the three is phenomenal.
Frequently asked questions
- What are the compatibility features of Polaris F9550 Sport Robotic In-Ground Pool Cleaner?
It is compatible with IntelliTouch, EasyTouch and SunTouch remote control systems.
- Can Polaris F9550 Sport Robotic In-Ground Pool Cleaner clean debris that is collected under the stairs?
Yes, the rear water propulsion system of the cleaner makes it possible for the cleaner to clean debris that is collected under the stairs.
- What is the advantage of 7-day programmable timer?
When a robot is equipped with a feature of 7-day programmable timer, it allows the pool owners to set the cleaning cycle as per their convenience. Once, the cycle is set, the owner need not be around the pool to get the pool cleaned. The cleaner will automatically start cleaning the pool without the necessity of the owner coming and bringing the cleaner to action.
- Are these pool cleaners fully assembled?
No, these pool cleaners come partially assembled. Minimal assembly is required from the owners end.
- Can these cleaners be used for above-ground pools?
Though these cleaners might aid in getting your above-ground pool cleaned, it is still not advised to use them for the same as they are designed exclusively for in-ground pools.
- What makes the caddy strong?
Caddy in case of these pool cleaners is made out of powder coated alloy. This is a strong material that is capable enough of keeping your cleaner safe during all times.