Dolphin Nautilus CC Plus Dual Scrubbing Pool Cleaner

Last updated: January 21, 2022

Double scrubbing brushes make this pool cleaner more efficient than other pool cleaners at tackling stubborn stains. It uses sensors to map the best cleaning path, making it more efficient in the long run. A built-in swivel keeps the cord from tangling, reducing the number of times you'll find it stuck.

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: A high-tech pool cleaner that uses sensors to map the most efficient path.

In our analysis of 81 expert reviews, the Dolphin Nautilus CC Plus Dual Scrubbing Pool Cleaner placed 3rd when we looked at the top 13 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Drop and go. Easy-to-use, light weight single button plug and play in-ground robotic pool vacuum with a 2 year assurance. Optimal cleaning with powerful suction and advanced scanning technology. Dolphin scrubs and vacuums in-ground pool floor and walls for a deep clean in just 2 hours. Swim more, work less. Easy to clean fine & ultra-fine filters! Dual scrubbing brushes remove leaves, dirt and debris. No hoses or booster pump required. Hassle free patented swivel cable with anti-tangling technology. Work less, play more. Top load filter. Easy access, top load filter cartridge. Easy to clean. Rinse & Reload.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

A top-selling robotic model that provides multiple cleaning techniques in one – filters debris, scrubs the pool, and vacuums particles.
The Dolphin Nautilus CC Plus is an intelligent, thoughtful cleaning device that will leave your pool virtually spotless.
The Dolphin 99996403-PC cleaner is one of the most advanced cleaners that uses a smart design to float, climb, and roll all over your pool.
It will use onboard sensors to scan your pool and figure out the fastest way to clean the entire pool and will get it done in about two hours.
Another notable feature of Nautilus CC is the superior navigation system called Active Scrubbing Brush.
Like your vehicle’s GPS, Dolphin Nautilus Plus' IntelliScan software learns your pool, and it automatically formulates a cleaning plan that best suits your pool.
The swivel device prevents the cable from twisting and coiling, which can be a huge relief, especially with longer cables such as this.

What reviewers didn't like

Occasionally gets stuck, but this is a common issue of robotic pool cleaners.
Their complaints mostly covered their dissatisfaction with their warranty or customer service granting them a replacement.
What it won’t do is scrub the waterline.
It might experience some problems collection large debris such as leaves.
However, this might not be a good option if you are on a tight budget.
We are disappointed in the lack of instructions that Maytronics provide with their pool cleaners.
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