The Maytronics Dolphin DX6 is a robotic cleaner that excels in the most important category: cleaning. It is an intelligent cleaner that provides an exceptional cleaning at a very reasonable price.
It should come as no surprise that we decided to review this incredible pool cleaner. Produced by the global leader in robotic pool cleaners, Maytronics, The DX6 Dolphin is our favorite cleaner for in-ground pools. Although it lacks certain features and it is less sophisticated than many other models, it still is a good option to consider when looking for a pool robot. However, in order to find out more about this amazing model, keep on reading the following lines.
In what regards the cleaning cycle time, it is important to know that it is capable of vacuuming, scrubbing and cleaning the whole pool area within 2, 3 or 4 hours. It has 3 cleaning cycles to choose from and you can opt for which one you want. It is specially designed for pools up to 50 feet in length, its cable length measuring only 60 feet. However, it cleans all pool surfaces including floor, walls, cove and even waterline. Also, we are surprised to discover that it can handle different types of surfaces such as concrete, vinyl, fiberglass and tile. Another important thing to mention is that it has a suction rate of 4233 gallons per hour. Most pool owners prefer this model as it works great with free-form shaped pools.
There is a myriad of features that the Dolphin DX6 offers. From its dual motors and its split brushes to its full bag indicator that announces your when to change the filter, this pool cleaner combines all the features and settings you could want in a pool cleaning device. Compared to other similar cleaners, it uses plug-n-play technology which means that it can start the cleaning cycle immediately. In addition to this, it comes with a fine porosity filter bag, thanks to which it is capable of removing fine particles as well as large leaves. The fact that it comes with a patented swivel cable is a major perk. This way, the robot can perform without trouble. Last but not least, you shouldn’t forget about the weekly timer. It comes with a weekly timer that allows you to choose the preferred cleaning cycle.
Compared to other robotic cleaners, this one has a compact design and a nice, gray finish. It measures 23 x 20.5 x 18.9 inches and weighs 47.8 lbs.. It is lightweight and portable, so it won’t be very difficult to transport it in and out of the water. The fact that it has no connections to the pool filter is another plus as it doesn’t need pre-installation. The remote control is one of the factors you should consider while purchasing pool cleaners, and the great news is that this model has a remote control that will help you control the cleaning operation and the cycle options. The caddy is for smart portability and storage, so it is another plus to consider when buying this model.
In what regards the noise, the Dolphin DX6 is pretty silent. It has a quiet operation, so you shouldn’t worry what your neighbors think about. Also, it is an energy efficient unit that can clean efficiently your whole pool for less than 15 cents per hour. Although it is packed with a plethora of features, it is an energy efficient device that doesn’t make you pay a fortune on your energy bills.
As outlined above, this is an advanced model that uses an innovative technology in order to discover the most efficient way to clean your swimming pool. Thanks to its remote control, it is very easy to control and monitor. Also, it has a caddy that allows you to transport it with ease. There is also a swivel cord to prevent tangling. All in all, it is a great option to consider when looking to a pool cleaner.
|Specs||Maytronics DX6 Dolphin|
|Dimensions||23 x 20.5 x 18.9 inches|
|Pool type||In-ground pools|
|Pool size||up to 50-feet|
|Pool shape||Free-form shaped pools|
|Pool surface||Concrete, vinyl, fiberglass and tile|
|Cleaning modes||Floor, walls, cove and even waterline|
|Intelligent navigation system||CleverClean intelligent navigation system|
|Cleaning cycle||2, 3 or 4 hours (It has 3 cleaning cycles)|
|Filtration rate||4233 gallons per hour|