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Dyson Big Ball Vacuum Cleaner

$229.99
1,300W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 7.5kg Jul 2016
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Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
One industry award
Good suction
Good size
495 Reviews + 2 Awards
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Reviews

One Industry Award

The author at review sites Trusted Reviews recommend this high maximum input power vacuum and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

Based on two expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews and cravingtech.com the average expert rating of this vacuum is 95 out of 100. If all the high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been around for the last year are ranked by average expert review score then this high maximum input power vacuum is in the top 1%.

Good User Reviews

Based on 510 user reviews this high maximum input power vacuum has an average user rating of 89 out of 100. Over 87% of reviewers gave this vacuum cleaner either 4 or 5 stars and 90% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

Based on 10,955 owner and expert reviews (including 1,672 verified purchases), Dyson has good reviews for its vacuum cleaners. Dyson also has good reviews specifically for its high maximum input power vacuum cleaners compared to other manufacturers. 93% of those that bought a Dyson vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good Suction

One hundred and fourty-two owners considered that the product had good suction. Techguide.com.au said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “When it comes to powerful suction”. Two years ago Mincookie gave the Dyson Big Ball a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Argos.co.uk “I have high expectations in terms of continued great suction for many years”. Myrit mentioned “I am very pleased with the suction on this dyson, really brings the carpet up hair free” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

Good Power Cord

Three customers who purchased this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it had a good power cord. Mark999 said on Argos.co.uk “The fourth I hade had, is even better than before! A great new length power cord means it covers the whole house from one socket (three bedroom semi)” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars. Neil_southend mentioned on Amazon “PRO'S - very powerful suction - long power cord (we have a fair size 3 bed semi”. J Holley mentioned on Argos.co.uk “Long electrical cord, easy to clean” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Good Brush

Ten customers who bought the product thought it had a good brush. Maverick79 mentioned “The vacuum power (especially when using the brush) is simply amazing it is very powerful”. Two years ago Sturner said on Argos.co.uk “The Kinetic Big Ball is ridiculously good, amazing suction, best and most powerful brush head I've ever seen”. Streb wrote “I love the brush attachment which quickly picks up stubborn dog hairs on furniture”.

Good Filter

Three customers wrote in their reviews that it had a good filter. Pollie24 mentioned in their review of the Dyson Big Ball on Argos.co.uk “Absolutely love this new filter free model and would highly recommend it!”. An anonymous author mentioned “It regularly needed filter changes to maintain good suction.”. Bozoo wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon last year “I decided to get rid of my previous vacuum cleaner which was very powerful until the filter was new, about 5 vacuuming”.

Portable

Five people considered that the product was easy to move around.

Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

Eleven owners who bought the product thought it was good at cleaning dog hair. Montymagic1 said on Argos.co.uk two years ago “Most powerful vacuum we've ever used, brilliant with dog hairs excellent set of tools”. Nico21 said “After one use the ball was full of dog hairs I had been trying to get up from my carpet for ages”. Julie said “Excellent suction, great for hoovering up dog hair” .

Seven owners who bought the product thought it was good at cleaning pet hair. Nov23 mentioned “This one is much better only problem was managed to pinch my finger trying to release the wand apart from this my house is pet hair free at last” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Kah rated it a maximum of 5 stars and said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “I am so glad I have found a vacuum cleaner that pick up pet hair consistently over time”. Tomo100 wrote on Argos.co.uk “Best of all great with pet hair” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave the product a rating of a maximum of 5 stars.

One person said that the product was good at cleaning cat hair. Clairebear80 wrote “The suction is pretty powerful and is effective particularly with cat hairs on both hard floors” and rated it 80 out of 100.

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Difficult to Empty

Sixteen owners said in their reviews that it was not easy to empty. Two years ago Myrit said on Argos.co.uk “It is not as easy to empty as my old Dyson” however despite that they still scored the product 80 out of 100. Mairie wrote on Argos.co.uk “It is not as easy to empty as my previous machine That said”. Pttttt25 wrote on Argos.co.uk “The other issue is the dirt box us harder to empty you can't just shake it out I usually have to get my hands dirty to pull the dirt out”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One hundred and thirty-eight customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Mommie wrote two years ago “Not a maneuverable as the smaller one and very heavy” in their review of the Dyson Big Ball. Me wrote on Argos.co.uk “A little heavy”. Maverick79 mentioned two years ago “I have seen reviews saying it is heavy, cumbersome etc i dont know how this an be the case because i feel it is lighter than my older vacuum” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and rated the product a maximum of 5 stars.

Six owners who reviewed this vacuum cleaner concluded that it was thick. Two years ago Pigwig mentioned on Argos.co.uk “Excellent machine especially good on thick pile carpets”. Natsy247 said on Argos.co.uk “Wow! It picked up so much! It is so powerful and doesn't loose suction”. Razoreddie57 gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned “The new Dyson is fantastic, however the suction is so great it cannot be used on thick pile carpet at all” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Five people who bought the product concluded that it was lightweight. Johanne555 wrote two years ago “This is now an impressive upgrade from the Dc08, which has been an outstanding product, However, I cannot believe the difference in suction, lightweight”. Twin21964 said on Argos.co.uk “Easy to assemble, lightweight feel, easy to use”. An anonymous author mentioned “The vacuum cleaner itself is lightweight & easy to use, vacuumed the previous day with our old DC35 model”.

Four customers concluded that it was thin. Anniew1 wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner two years ago “Except of course that the inside is so narrow that is a real struggle” but even so they only gave it a score of 20 out of 100. Anne wrote in her review of this vacuum cleaner on Argos.co.uk “Also parts seem thinner & less durable than my old Dyson which was robust”. Coffee Fan wrote on Amazon “A) Common real-life objects you expect to be able to vacuum get stuck in its far too sharp and narrow internal twists” however they gave it a score of 1 stars out of 5.

One person considered that it was easy to carry around. Whitehuskyowner wrote on Argos.co.uk “It is very light and easy to manoeuvre” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

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Average Weight

The Big Ball has a fairly average weight (7.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other new high maximum input power vacuum cleaners.

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Top Seller

The Big Ball is one the best selling vacuum currently on the market.

Released Ten Months Ago

It was April 2017 when Dyson released the Big Ball.


Features

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Four owners who purchased the Dyson Big Ball reckoned that it had good features. Gizmag.com mentioned “Samsung's 1 199 W 52 8700 Activewash washing machine has quite a few features, including a builtin sink.” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Simonw mentioned on Argos.co.uk “It's advanced features, particularly the ability to remove dust” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Two years ago Hsw1 rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and mentioned on Argos.co.uk “The best features include the self-adjusting cleaning head” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.


Design

It's Still Easy to Use

Fifty-eight people reckoned that this vacuum cleaner was easy to use. Gizmag.com wrote “It's still easy to use” . Moonraker700 mentioned “I found the Cinetic big ball light to use and it easily manoeuvred into awkward places” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Monkeyboy wrote on Argos.co.uk “It is much easier to use than the year-old Hoover I swopped it for”.

Fourteen owners mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to assemble. Mswillsz said on Argos.co.uk two years ago “It's really easy to assemble and empty” in their Dyson Big Ball review. Kaiser said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Argos.co.uk “Very pleased with the machine, easy to assemble and sucks up the dog hairs!”. Two years ago Julielou said on Argos.co.uk “Very easy to assemble”.

Two owners said in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “Anything comfortable underfoot, then this vacuum will NOT MOVE over the surface either with or without the brushes on the lowest possible setting” but they only gave the product a score of 40 out of 100. Two years ago Ecnav wrote “After a short familiarisation session with the machine I quickly felt comfortable with all the facilities it offered” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

Two people who purchased it agreed that it was easy to setup. Bettyboo67 said on Argos.co.uk “Easy to set up, moves easily”. One person considered that this vacuum cleaner was easy to handle.

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Good Product Quality

Eleven customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner thought it was good quality. Two years ago Peanuts2day mentioned on Argos.co.uk “An indication of the packaging quality, suitable to match such a machine” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars. Jon121 wrote on Argos.co.uk “Excellent quality”. Trathu1 mentioned on Argos.co.uk “I love this machine, fantastic suction and well made” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Design Sobre

Ten people who purchased the Dyson Big Ball thought it was well designed. Gizmag.com wrote “Design sobre”. Gizmag.com also wrote “Design de la coque ambidextre” in their review. Mumd gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said on Argos.co.uk “Easy to manoeuvre around the house, excellent reach up the stairs, stairs tool nice design works on the stairs much better than the old model” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Eight owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good looking. Kashif mentioned on Argos.co.uk “First impression is very good as good looking machine with very easy assemble” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars. Klw21 said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Argos.co.uk “The suction power of this device is brilliant and it has improved the appearance of my grotty carpet”. Riri mentioned on Argos.co.uk two years ago “I dont agree, in fact, i thought it was pretty quiet” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Two owners concluded that it was neat. Jh39 said on Argos.co.uk “It is neat with no pipes on the outside that can break off, light, has a nice long cord so I don't have to swap plugs”. L'orange mentioned on Amazon two years ago “If you own dogs and they shed more than the tiny handful of fur that is usually neatly placed on a sofa in the adverts, I wouldn't get this machine” however they scored it 20 out of 100.

One person who purchased it reckoned that it was ergonomic. Klw21 wrote on Argos.co.uk “I also don't find the attachments provided and handling of the extended hose as ergonomic as my old model”. One person thought the product was smooth. Familyrover wrote on Argos.co.uk “Machine feels really positive to use and silky smooth to operate”.

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Robust

Eleven customers wrote in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner was well made. Smalesy said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Argos.co.uk “This is a well engineered and built product” and gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars. Yanyan mentioned “Excellent pick up of dust and grime and brilliant for moving from carpets to solid floors (tiles and laminates” in their Dyson Big Ball review. Bozoo said on Amazon “Not heavier than other proper, good built vacuum cleaner”.

Nine customers who bought it thought it was strong and durable. Mumd rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and mentioned two years ago “The weight is not a problem as it feel sturdy to use”. Karetb65 wrote “Great cleaner, brilliant suction & I feel it's more sturdy than some of the older ones; have gone from a DC03 (18 years old) to this newest model Worthwhile investment” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Wellie said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Argos.co.uk “The weight is sturdy”.

Four customers who bought this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it was reliable. Ny70 mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Argos.co.uk “Compared to all other Dyson's and review's that doesn't seem to be a problem with reliability, so don't let that put you off as there is a 5 years warranty”. Two years ago Chiz gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars and wrote on Argos.co.uk “Previous Dyson had finally given up after many years of reliable service”. Also two years ago Cj88 said on Argos.co.uk “This Dyson is an upgrade from my trusty DC35 which was small”.

Two customers considered that it was easy to damage or scratch. Coffee Fan said “In fact the vacuum is simply not suitable for everyday work given its functionality is destroyed by unforgivable and incompetent design flaws”. Bozoo said “First of all, somebody was complaining about packaging and broken nails - well, let me tell you it was packed as every other products, nicely” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

One owner thought this vacuum cleaner was sealed. Bronski wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “This is a sealed unit and I cant for a second think it self cleans”.

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Performance

A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is the most frequently found hard floor cleaning performance class on latest vacuums.

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D Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has a D carpet cleaning performance class, which is the most frequently found carpet cleaning performance class on vacuum cleaners that came out in the last 12 months.

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Very Loud Noise Level

The quietest noise level of new high maximum input power vacuum cleaners is 59dB, the loudest is 87dB, and the average noise level is 77dB. At 85 decibels, the Big Ball has a very loud noise level compared to most of the other latest comparable spec vacuums.

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Ergonomics

Has a Washable Filter

The Dyson Big Ball has a washable filter. Most of the other high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for around the same time as this vacuum cleaner also have a washable filter.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hard Floor Brush

The Big Ball has a hard floor brush, as do most of the other high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that came out around the same time as this vacuum cleaner.

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Support

Good Technical Guidance

Eight people considered that the product had good technical guidance. Moonraker700 said on Argos.co.uk “The Dyson Cinetic Big Ball Animal arrived well packaged, after following the simple 4 stage assembly instructions the Cinetic Big Ball was ready to go within 2-3 minutes” and rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Peanuts2day said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Please Dyson make it clear in initial instructions how/where tool holder fits” . Ratrave mentioned “Having had the machine put together, by my husband, I found that there was little in the way of instruction for secure assembly, first use” .


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Ten owners said in their reviews that it was quiet. Pearli mentioned on Argos.co.uk two years ago “Really easy to manoeuvre, quieter than my previous one” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Jo51 mentioned “There is a nice long power cable which is helpful and it seems surprisingly quiet for the power of this vacuum”. Mairie mentioned “It has made a great job of lifting the dogs hair and it is quieter”.

Two people considered that it was noisy. Leandra scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and she said “The cinetic is quite heavy and noisy”. The Heppys wrote “The noise is acceptable upon switching on and it is slightly more noisy when the optional brush head is turning, (default is on” .

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Power

Bad Environmental Credentials

One owner concluded that the product was not good in terms of power usage. Pje1651 wrote on Argos.co.uk “No it's not as energy efficient as some other models”.

Average Suction Power

At 252 Watts, the Dyson Big Ball has a pretty standard suction power compared to most of the other vacuums that are a similar age to this vacuum cleaner.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05025155024102

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