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Four Industry Awards
Vacuum experts really like this vacuum and have given it four awards.
This Dyson vacuum received a "Recommended" from both Digitaltrends.com and Trusted Reviews, both of which said that this low maximum input power vacuum was good.
In addition, this low maximum input power vacuum received a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews who decided it was would make a great purchase and the expert at Gadgetgear.nl concluded that it was exceptional and gave it a "Gold" award.
Based on 925 owner reviews this Dyson vacuum has an average owner rating of 89 out of 100.
Good Product Quality
Ten Dyson V6 owners who purchased the product concluded that it was good quality. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “Brilliant machine! So well designed” and gave it a score of 5 stars. A few weeks ago Big Al mentioned in their review “It drops 1 star for build quality, its not that's it bad its just for the money all the cheap plastic a creaks should not seen on it” and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100. This year Brent Marshall wrote on Amazon “It's well made, great access to clean the heads”.
A number of Dyson V6 owners who bought the product reckoned that it had good suction. Amazon Customer mentioned in their Dyson V6 review in November last year “Good suction as per our old plug in dyson” . Amazon Customer also wrote “It is not good at cleaning edges of rooms and has little suction to do this if you remove the head”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “The suction is amazing”.
Easy to Empty
A few people wrote in their reviews that the Dyson V6 was easy to empty. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review in November “Excellent cleaner, just enough battery power to clean bungalow, need to empty every time used.” and rated the product as very good. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Expect massive dust clouds when emptying”. This month Chris Jack said on Amazon “The dirt container is big enough for about 6 minutes cleaning after which it is fairly easy to empty - although I have usually had to resort to fingers”.
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A few Dyson V6 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it had a good brush. This year A. Tomlinson wrote on Amazon “The suction and electronic motors of the brush heads are so good that unless you are cleaning a vast area the 20 mins will be more than enough” in their review and gave the product a score of 5 stars. Blakbuksy gave it an excellent rating and said on Amazon in November this year “The main brush head is very powerful, sometimes it feels like its too aggressive for the carpet.” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. In the same month D. W. Cairns mentioned in their Dyson V6 review “What more could you ask for? Of the two additional motorised brushes you get with this version the small brush is ideal for stairs”.
Some people who reviewed this vacuum cleaner mentioned that it was easy to move around. This year Chris Jack wrote “The machine is light and portable - so it's much easier to suck down cobwebs from the ceiling” and gave it a very good review. Judge Roughneck wrote in their review on Amazon “You can reap the rewards of a lightweight, powerful cleaner, don't change your cleaning habits”. Kirsty Bryant gave it a rating of 4 stars and mentioned on Amazon “It doesn't feel like a chore when you do have to use it as it is very lightweight and compact”.
A few Dyson V6 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was well made. Christopher Jones mentioned on Amazon “Top quality engineering that you would expect”. Holmsey from Yorkshire gave it a rating of 4 stars and mentioned “It seems well built”. K Sutcliffe wrote on Amazon in November last year “The Dyson pedigree is fairly solid” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.
Several people who bought it wrote that it was reliable. Liam_jg mentioned “More importantly - reliable battery” in their review. Mrs T gave the Dyson V6 a score of 80 out of 100 and she mentioned “If this v6 absolute is anywhere near as reliable as our old multifloor upright I'll be very happy” in her Dyson V6 review. Pughpugh said in their review “Cut it out (or use old dependable Henry”.
Some Dyson V6 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it was easy to damage or scratch. Sweet mentioned “Of particular disappointment is the fact that the red metallic coating of the tube, scratches easily (I had read this in other reviews”.
One person said in their reviews that the Dyson V6 was strong and durable. In November last year Scampo mentioned “It works very well indeed, is durable and, yes - expensive”. One Dyson V6 owner who purchased this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it was sealed. Jo Brux wrote in her review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “The plug is sealed so cannot be changed.”.
Several Dyson V6 owners agreed that the Dyson V6 was good looking. Amazon Customer said in their review on Amazon “Easy to use, light, stylish”. Clietus mentioned on Amazon “Pretty impressive power, cleans up just as good as my Mains Dyson DC05” in their review of the Dyson V6. Holmsey from Yorkshire wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner this month “First thing to note is that the suction is good for a handheld, much better than the old style handhelds (but then again the costs 6x or more the price”.
Nine Dyson V6 reviewers who purchased it considered that it was a good design. Carolyn M Wilson wrote on Amazon “I'll be buying a real ingenious design yes a shark lift off complete with a 5 year parts” in her review of the Dyson V6 yet she gave the Dyson V6 a rating of 20 out of 100. Kirsty Bryant gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 4 stars and wrote “When i first picked up the hover, i was surprised with how light it was! It glides around the floor so easily due to its design”. Mr G U mentioned in his Dyson V6 review “The motor cycles if the silver conectors located adjacent to the bin are not clean (poor design”.
A few Dyson V6 owners said in their reviews that it was neat. In November this year "h" wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “Not just for that quick run round to tidy up”. Anne Tuen scored the product 4 stars and she said “You have a neat way of storing 3 attachments.”. Daz H said “I like that it comes with a wall charger so keeps it neat and tidy” in their Dyson V6 review yet they gave the Dyson V6 a score of 3 stars.
Two people thought the Dyson V6 was well designed. Plodus mentioned in their review of the Dyson V6 on Amazon “Fantastic piece of kit, well designed, light, powerful easy to maintain”.
One person wrote in their reviews that the Dyson V6 was ergonomic. Ironside mentioned on Amazon “Went to try one in Currys It's an ergonomically awkward piece of kit (as is usual with Dyson” nonetheless they gave the product a score of 1 stars.
Eighteen people who bought it reckoned that it was easy to carry around. Alison Rainforth wrote “It's light, easy to carry around the house” in her review of the Dyson V6. Amazon Customer wrote in November last year “Light and easy to use though my hand does get a bit sore holding the button in all the time” and rated this vacuum cleaner as excellent. Bella65 said on Amazon in November “The machine is light and easy to use as promised.”.
A number of customers said in their reviews that the product was lightweight. Amazon Customer rated it 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “Because it's so lightweight and handy, I'm finding I'm using it loads more”. Judge Roughneck scored the product 4 stars and mentioned in November “This is very lightweight, great cleaning ability”. Judge Roughneck also said “However it's lightweight design comes at a price”.
Eight Dyson V6 owners wrote that this vacuum cleaner was a good weight. Adrian Coombes wrote in his review of the Dyson V6 this year “It's too light, you need a little weight to clean properly”. Amazon Customer wrote in their Dyson V6 review “This cleaner is light weight and easy to use”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Fantastic! Very light weight my husband informs me”.
Several people who reviewed the product agreed that it was heavy and bulky. Anistitis mentioned on Amazon a few weeks ago “You get the drift) ii) daily quick cleaning in the kitchen iii) no lugging about the heavy vacuum cleaner - this is light”. In the same month Chris Jack wrote on Amazon “You don't have a long tube and heavy machine to drag around” and scored the Dyson V6 5 stars. Hammer said “Perfect for people who can't lug heavy vacuums about” and gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 5 stars.
A few customers reckoned that it was compact. Jayfield1979 gave it an excellent rating and mentioned on Amazon “On the one had I hated the cords of my mains powered vacuums (1 upright and 1 compact), plus the bulk of them really made cleaning a chore” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Kirsty Bryant gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and said “Due to the hoover being so compact”. Sweet rated the product 4 stars and mentioned on Amazon “It's light, compact, convenient and the regular cleaner head is easy to manoeuvre thanks to the rollerball design”.
Easy to Use
Some Dyson V6 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner was easy to use. "h" mentioned in their Dyson V6 review a few weeks ago “Lightweight, easy to use, quick and efficient” and gave it a score of 5 stars. This month A. Oneill said on Amazon “It is so easy to use”. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “If you want something practical, stay clear of this thing” but in spite of that they only gave it a rating of 20 out of 100.
A few Dyson V6 owners wrote in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. John O'brien wrote in November this year “It was very comfortable and easy to use”. Painter said on Amazon “That means that one hand is trying to hold onto the pipe so you need to be able to take the attachment off one-handed” in their Dyson V6 review.
Two Dyson V6 reviewers who reviewed the Dyson V6 considered that it had a good experience. Gatos Rojos gave it a rating of 4 stars and mentioned “Overall, I'm happy that this gadget has improved my vacuuming experience all round!”. In November this year Roger Tomlinson mentioned in his review of the Dyson V6 on Amazon “Unboxing was a good experience”.
One Dyson V6 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to assemble. Mr P mentioned “Arrived in expected time, well packaged and easy to assemble the battery had a small charge” . One person concluded that it was easy to use the menus. In November Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “On max settings it so powerful you can feel the Hoover being pulled to the floor”.
Good Battery Life
Fourty-three Dyson V6 reviewers agreed that this vacuum cleaner had a good battery life. This month A. Tomlinson mentioned on Amazon “The next item that comes up is the battery life” and scored it 5 stars. This year Adpynacker said “The battery last long enough to do the stairs” in their review of the Dyson V6 however they scored it 2 stars. Adpynacker also mentioned “Then one has to re-charge”.
One Dyson V6 reviewer who bought it mentioned that it was quick to charge. Mike Anderson said in his review “Quite quick to charge at around 3.5 hours”.
The V6 is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased vacuums in the last 3 months.
Eight Dyson V6 owners agreed that the Dyson V6 had a good filter. Grumpygrizzly wrote “Dyson were very helpful and provided a new filter (free!) which helped for a while.” in their review of this vacuum cleaner but they only rated this vacuum cleaner 40 out of 100. Maurice Mulligan mentioned in his review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “The filter clogs up too easily - with the slightest amount of dust” but he gave it a score of 1 stars. A few weeks ago Recycled Rabbit wrote on Amazon “The Absolute has an extra hepa filter.”.
Dyson Has Good Vacuum Reviews
On average Dyson low maximum input power vacuums have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all vacuums manufactured by Dyson.
Good At Cleaning Pet Hair
A few Dyson V6 owners who bought it considered that it was good at cleaning pet hair. Lolsy wrote on Amazon “Unfortunately when I moved to my cushions I quickly realised the pet hair function just isn't good enough” in their review of this vacuum cleaner nonetheless they only rated the product 40 out of 100. This year Paul Brace mentioned in his review of the Dyson V6 on Amazon “Light, quit and excellent suction, especially for pet hair”.
One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good at cleaning dog hair. This month Thomas G mentioned in his review “We have a short haired dog, our old standard dyson was excellent at lifting the dog hair from the couch, this model is close to useless”.
Acceptable Noise Level
Two Dyson V6 owners who bought it reckoned that it was noisy. This year Anne mentioned “Totally love it convenient, powerful and not as noisy as a normal Hoover” in her review.
One Dyson V6 reviewer who reviewed the Dyson V6 reckoned that it was quiet. Mrs Francine Eaton mentioned on Amazon last year “As i have a child that still naps once daily it is great being able to use a vacuum that is much quieter than my last” in her review of the Dyson V6.
One customer who bought it mentioned that it was wifi compatible. In November last year P. Pereira gave the product an excellent review and mentioned in their Dyson V6 review “This wireless vacuum cleaner is powerful and practical”.
Good Technical Features
One Dyson V6 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it had good features. Cnet.com said on expert website CNET.com “The Absolute has new features of its own, including a soft brush roll for hardwood floors”.
Good Power Cord
One Dyson V6 owner mentioned in their reviews that it had a good power cord. Shot2bits said “The main good point is the machine is convenient with no trailing power lead” in their review.
Several customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good technical guidance. Carolyn M Wilson mentioned on Amazon a few weeks ago “I actually thought it was a faulty battery, however, after reading Mr Dyson's manual it was there in black”. Mr. D. M. Jacobs wrote in their review of the Dyson V6 on Amazon this year “Components are easy to clean and everything slots in and out really easily to help clean the internal rollers every month or so” but even so they gave the Dyson V6 a score of 60 out of 100.
The Dyson V6 is cordless, unlike most of the other vacuum cleaners of this spec and age which are not cordless.
The lightest vacuum of this spec and age is 640g heavy, the heaviest is 8.6kg, and the average weight is 5.3kg. With a weight of only 2 kilograms, the Dyson V6 is fairly light compared to most of the other vacuums of a comparable age and spec to the V6.
The Dyson V6 is one of the shallower similar spec vacuums that have been available for a comparable time to the V6 (only 211 millimeters) amongst comparable spec vacuums of this age. The average depth of comparable spec vacuums that were released more than two years ago is 370mm.
Across all the vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for more than two years the widths range from 80mm to 1,200mm. With a width of only 208 millimeters, the Dyson V6 is one of the narrower vacuums of a similar spec and age to the V6 amongst low maximum input power vacuums of this age.
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Does Not Have a Brush Tool
Like most of the other low maximum input power vacuums that have been on the market for a comparable time to the V6, the Dyson V6 does not have a brush tool.
Bad Environmental Credentials
One customer who purchased the product considered that it did not have good ethical credentials.
Very Small Dust Capacity
At only 0.4 liters, the Dyson V6 has a fairly small dust capacity compared to most of the other low maximum input power vacuums that were released around the same time as the V6. The average dust capacity of vacuum cleaners that are a comparable age to the V6 is 3.8L.
With a height of 1,180 millimeter, the Dyson V6 is very tall compared to most of the other vacuums of this age and spec. The average height of low maximum input power vacuums that have been available for around the same time as the V6 is 480mm.
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1 Other reason to consider the Dyson V6
Released Over Two Years Ago
This Dyson vacuum was released over two years ago.
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