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Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner Reviews

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Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner Reviews

Update: May 2017

Short Summary

Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless is the latest cordless upright vacuum cleaner, which is also known as #1 Best Seller cordless vacuum cleaner. The model is an upgraded version of Dyson V6 cordless (which is also currently one of the best handheld vacuum). This newest model is featured by the most powerful motor (150% more than the Dyson V6 model) and can run up to 40 minutes when fully charged. It comes with HEPA filtration technology so it is a great choice when you have allergies, asthma. The main differences are that when you clean thick rugs, carpets,…, the Dyson V8 beats all others. However, this model is more expensive than V6 model (in $500 range) which seems to be a barrier to users to enjoy the model at the moment. You can check the price and current discount of the Dyson V8 Cordless model here, or check the V6 model here instead.

There is another new release Dyson cordless vacuum called Dyson V8 Animal, which is 95% similar to the V8 Absolute model (same design, power, technology) but cheaper more than $100 with one minor difference: the V8 Animal does not have soft roller head for cleaning thick debris. Therefore, in case you do not have a lot of floor carpet, the V8 Animal will be a better deal.

On the FAQs about Dyson V8, there are a few options of refurbished Dyson V8 model that can save you up to 16% of the listed price. Check for FAQs at the end of the reviews

Full reviews

Introduction of Dyson V8 Absolute

Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner is one of the latest upright vacuum cleaner from Dyson (handheld line), together with Dyson Ball Multi-floor 2 and Dyson Ball Animal 2 upright vacuum (corded line). This V8 model has a bunch of improvements and accessories, which help you to get rid of the dust and dirt in the less hassle way possible.
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Main benefits of Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner

  • Quieter than the V6 model

When you run both the V6 model and V8 model, you will notice the noise from V8 is much more lesser than the previous one.

  • Powerful suction machine in a cordless way

The Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless has 150% more push power than the V6 model, claimed by Dyson.

  • Longer running time

This Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner can work for up to 40 minutes after fully charged (about 4 hours). Compared to Dyson V6 (only 20 minutes) and Dyson V7 (30 minutes), this is a big win

  • More tools for optimized cleaning difficult to clean places

The Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner has crevice tool for hard-to-reach areas, which will help you to get the dust out of under kitchen cabinets, furniture easier. This is the common adding tool for V7 and V8 model, V6 model does not have such tool.

  • Remove pet hair easily with motorized tools

When you have pets at home, picking up pet hair is not an easy task especially when your vacuum cleaner is not strong enough. The motorized tool will give extra force, together with the main cleaner head that will help you to suck up pet hair without tangling.

  • Friendly to people who have dust allergy

The Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner uses HEPA technology which will filter up to 99,99% the air, releasing only fresh air therefore if you are having trouble with dust, check the vacuum with HEPA technology/ HEPA bag because it will save your life from sneezing all the time

  • A lot of tools

Such as soft dusting brush, extra cleaner head,carpet head, the barefloor head, the turbo head, the soft dusting brush, the crevice tool, and the combo tool. …for your customization.

 

Highlighting features of Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner

  • HEPA filtration technology for allergic person
  • Long running lithium ion batteries for longer work (40 mins)
  • Hygienic dirt release without hand touch
  • 2 tier Radical cyclones -15 cyclones
  • Can be transformed into a handheld vacuum cleaner
  • Run up to 40 minutes
  • Convenient when storage with docking-charging unit
  • Size: 8.9 x 9.9 x 49 inches
  • Weight: 5.75 lbs
  • Cordless and bagless
  • 7 mins when working with max mode

Customer reviews of the Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner

Most of users of the Dyson V8 are owners of Dysone V6 or V7 in the past for a few years already and now they update the new released model. Therefore, apart from users who come to choose this model first time, a lot of users highlight the greatness of the Dyson V8 against Dyson V6. They claim that this model is quieter, more suction and have a better battery running time. The main difference is recognized when you clean thick rugs or thick carpets. When dealing with such surfaces, Dyson V8 becomes superior. The only complain is about Dyson customer service, not the product itself. Until now, Dyson V6, V7 and V8 are among best sellers on the market so far (regarding cordless model).

Conclusion

Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner is the most powerful cordless vacuum cleaner than can be transformed into a handheld vacuum cleaner in a blink. This model is for person who needs a throughout cleaning tool with highest suction level, or person with airborne allergies. The machine can run for 40 minutes is another great advantage. However, it is currently expensive. If you need a more affordable alternative, the Dyson V6 is still one of the most popular choice.

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General Rating

  • Suction ability: 10/10
  • Input ability: 8/10
  • System efficiency: 10/10
  • Warranty: 10/10
  • Accessories: 10/10
  • User friendliness: 10/10
  • Noise level: 9/10
  • Ergonomic design: 9/10
  • Asthma/allergic free: 10/10
  • Working time: 10/10
  • Price: 8.5/10

FAQs of Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner

Compare Dyson v8 absolute vs Dyson V8 animal Cordless HEPA Vacuum Cleaner

Both dyson v8 absolute and Dyson V8 animal have the same functions, features and technologies, but the Dyson V8 animal is cheaper than the V8 absolute more than $100. The main difference is that the V8 absolute has another additional cleaner head for large debris surfaces (Soft roller cleaner head), which is useful when you have a lot of carpet floor and curtains. Since this adding cleaning head is valued more than $100, you can consider the Dyson V8 Absolute is the best cordless vacuum cleaner in case you don’t have carpet floor at home.

Dyson v8 absolute sale off models

There are several sale off Dyson V8 vacuum cleaner here, where you can get the machine at a cheaper price up to 16% of listed price (refurbished, used and like new, unused and open box version).

Compare the Dyson V8 and Dyson V6 cordless vacuum

The Dyson V8 differs a lot with Dyson V6 in 6 aspects

  1. Brush bar power: the Dyson V8 cordless vacuum is stronger than the V6 150%
  2. Run time: the Dyson V8 cordless vacuum has double run time (40 minutes vs. 20 minutes)
  3. Tools: The Dyson V8 has Crevice tool for hard to reach places, Mini motorized tool to remove pet hair and ground-in dirt, Soft dusting brush for gentle dusting
  4. HEPA filter: the Dyson V8 cordless vacuum has HEPA filtration (V6 does not have)
  5. Adding brush head: the Dyson V8 cordless vacuum has a soft roller head for debris cleaning (V6 does not have)
  6. Price: the Dyson V8 cordless vacuum double in price

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