Samsung now has Darth Vader and Storm Trooper VacuumBots

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It even has an app that lets you control the droids and are compatible with Google Assistant and Alexa.

"We are very pleased to be part of the excitement leading up to the release of the Last Jedi and to be launching our limited edition POWERbot™ in partnership with Star Wars fans", said B.S. Suh, Executive Vice President of the Digital Appliances Business at Samsung Electronics. (R2-D2 screwdriver, anyone?) But hey, if you're a Star Wars fan who's in the market for a robot vacuum, why wouldn't you want Darth Vader cleaning your carpet?

Samsung has launched a limited edition "Star Wars"-themed Powerbot vacuum cleaner and it comes complete with Darth Vader and Stormtrooper designs".

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Both models are now available for pre-order from Samsung's website for $799 (around £600) and they're expected to ship from the week beginning November 6. The Darth Vader model mimics the character's infamous labored breather when turned on.

The Darth Vader model of this robot vacuum cleaner has Wi-Fi connectivity as well as its own remote control.

There's nothing new other than the cosmetic changes. You can preorder both now at the Samsung website; the estimated ship date is November 5th at the time of writing.

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VR7000 Star Wars limited edition includes all the core cleaning technologies that Samsung has introduced with the original VR7000m including the CycloneForce technology, the Edge Clean Master, and a suction power of 10 watts. It uses mapping tech to remember your home and discover the fastest cleaning routes.

The Darth Vader and Stormtrooper models have been priced at $799 and $699 respectively.

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