Hayward RC9990CUB TigerShark Robotic Pool Cleaner Review

Hayward RC9990GR TigerShark Pool Cleaner


It is easy to use, and the cost of maintenance is very low. This cleaner runs independently. The handle makes the utilization and storage easier. It is easy to empty and rinse filters. It's smart and cleans multiple surfaces. This automated cleaner is very independent and reliable. It saves time, energy and avoids back-washing.


The cleaner can miss a few stops while climbing steps and can fail to climb to the top especially where water is very shallow. Its cord can also get twisted but can be avoided with more care.

Key Features of the Hayward RC9990CUB TigerShark Pool Cleaner

Microprocessor Technology: This technology allows the pool cleaner to remove dirt from all pool surfaces with great efficiency. A smart cleaner allows you to clean your pool in the shortest amount of time possible. It does all the dirty work for you with automation. The on-board smart computer maps the whole cleaning process. It maps the shape and size of the pool. The processor calculates the most effective and efficient way of cleaning the pool.

Operating Modes and Filtration: This pool cleaner is designed with two operation modes; full and quick clean. It also filters water by itself. Water is moved through the filters using the built-in pump.

Design: The outer part has been redesigned to give a more appealing look. Colors are well combined. All buttons are well placed and labeled. Light indicators relay information regarding the status of the pool cleaner.

On-Board Pump and 24 Volt motor: This combination ensures powerful and energy-efficient operation. No additional pumps, hookups or hoses. TigerShark can clean pool walls, floors, waterline, and covers within 3 hours.

Movement: TigerShark moves easily through all depths while sucking anything in its path. It cleans all multiple types of surfaces. These include painted concrete, tiles, gunite, pebble, and vinyl. This unit has enough traction to climb walls and move along steep surfaces. You don't have to worry about wrinkles placed at the bottom of the liner.

Power Supply Cord: Hayward RC9990CUB TigerShark features a 55 feet power cord which are firmly attached to the unit. This cord allows you to clean up to 20 by 40 feet. The cord combines a plugin design and length to make it tangle free. Its cable stays closer to the power outlet, away from the pool. The cord length is long enough for residential pools.

Quick Clean Cycle: This model is capable of performing a quick 90-minute cleaning cycle. It also cleans irregularly shaped pools. This model can climb steps from shallow to deep ends. You can leave the cleaner unsupervised. A quick clean technology helps in cleaning your pool where there is a limited amount of dirt and debris.

Compatible with Pool Filtration System: The cleaner runs separately from the filtration system thus saving backwash-water.
Unique Cartridge Filter System: These cartridges are made of reinforced polyester. They are easy to remove, clean and put back. This is very convenient and effective is cleaning. The reinforced material allows cartridges to last longer.
Automatic Shut-Off: The cleaner automatically turns off after cleaning is complete. This saves a lot of power.

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