Zodiac Automatic In Ground Pool Cleaner

Last updated date: April 4, 2019

Review Melt Score
8.7

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In our analysis of 65 expert reviews, the Zodiac Zodiac Automatic In Ground Pool Cleaner placed 4th when we looked at the top 9 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
8.9
6 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
8.3
692 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
The MX6 Zodiac Automatic in-ground pool cleaner is really sleek in design and very compact.
- Vacuum Mania
The MX6 comes with a flow regulator valve to guarantee optimal performance without wasting a lot of energy.
- Pool Cleaner Hub
October 14, 2018 | Full review
We replaced our old and tired sweep with the MX6. It is a very powerful sweep, and regularly cleans the sides of the pool and the steps.
- Birdeye
The amazing pool cleaner delivers tailored cleaning job for both the above-ground pool and in-ground pool.
- Pool Cleaner Lab
It comes with a design that consumes a very less amount of energy and gives out a very powerful productivity in the functioning of the pool.
- Best Pool Advisor
It is easily assembled, which some users alluded to, however most liked how well the cleaner operated throughout its cleaning.
- Pool Cleaner Reviews
What experts didn't like
The MX6 Zodiac Pool cleaner is not meant for big pools and works well for small ones.
- Vacuum Mania
Speaking of hoses, a fair number of users also complained about the length of hose that comes with the MX6.
- Pool Cleaner Hub
October 14, 2018 | Full review
The only complaint I have is that the add on filter should be sold with the unit. As it is the debris from the vacuum goes directly into the pump filter and/or main filter without it. You absolutely need the in line filter
- Birdeye
Perpetually stuck and one needs to remove debris after usage
- Pool Cleaner Lab
The disadvantage of the product is that as recorded by some of the customers are that the hoses that come along with the product are quite less in quantity and with at a time, one requires to buy more hoses to carry out the proper working of the product.
- Best Pool Advisor
Some complained that the cleaner clogged up when attempting to vacuum large piles of debris, while a few others mentioned that after a few months of usage, their MX6 stopped working completely.
- Pool Cleaner Reviews

From The Manufacturer

The Zodiac MX6 is a compact yet powerful, ultra-efficient, suction side pool cleaner that features best in class vacuum power and programmed navigation for a totally clean pool without all the hassle. With an innovative low-flow design, it consumes less energy than any cleaner in its class, making it ideal for pools with 2-speed and variable speed pumps. The MX6 also incorporates cyclonic suction for powerful vacuuming and an articulating turbine blade for aggressive wall-climbing. Swiveling hoses are quick-connect style for easy assembly and a flow regulator controls the water flow so there is nothing to adjust at the skimmer. Includes 8.4m of hose and is backed by a 1 year warranty.

Overall Product Rankings

3. Polaris Vac-Sweep Side Pool Cleaner
Overall Score: 8.8
Expert Reviews: 7
4. Zodiac Automatic In Ground Pool Cleaner
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 6
6. Polaris Sport Robotic in-Ground Pool Cleaner
Overall Score: 8.6
Expert Reviews: 6
7. Zodiac BARACUDA Automatic Pool Cleaner
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 8
8. XtremepowerUS Wall Pool Cleaner
Overall Score: 8.3
Expert Reviews: 8

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