This high maximum input power vacuum was given a "Recommended" award by websites Agdlab.pl who thought that this vacuum was good.
The expert at one more expert review site wrote that this Dyson vacuum was good. This Dyson vacuum cleaner received a "5 Star" award from Les Numeriques.com.
Expert Reviews Are Excellent
This vacuum received a rating of 100 out of 100 from expert review site Les Numeriques.com. This puts this vacuum cleaner in the top 3% of all the vacuum cleaners of a similar type and age when ranked by average expert review score.
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Dyson Has Good Vacuum Reviews
Based on 10,955 expert and user reviews (including 1,672 verified purchases), Dyson has good ratings for its vacuums. Dyson also has good ratings 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.
Two people who reviewed the Dyson DC52 concluded that it had good suction. Thomas said in his review of the Dyson DC52 on Amazon in April last year “Try using them! The handle where they attached is massive and the suction tube and attachements end up at 45 degrees to each”. Thomas also mentioned “Yes it has a lot of suction” in his review.
Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included
The Dyson DC52 has an upholstery nozzle included. Most of the other vacuums of a comparable type and age to this vacuum also have an upholstery nozzle included.
Weight & Dimensions
Not Good in Terms of Size
One customer thought it was heavy and bulky. Thomas mentioned on Amazon in April last year “I have not noticed any advantage and it is just as heavy to pull around as it predecessors”. One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it was not thick. Thomas said on Amazon “With a conventional vacuum cleaner you will loose suction quickly.”.
With a weight of 7.8 kilograms, the Dyson DC52 has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners of a comparable age and spec to this vacuum.
Three people who reviewed the Dyson DC52 said that it was not well designed. Thomas mentioned on Amazon “One major design fault is that the handle cannot be attached to it without it taking a 45 degree tilt” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Thomas also mentioned “Has several annoying design faults as a result of the technology” in his review. Thomas also wrote “A pretty annoying design fault” in his review.
Quite Loud Noise Level
The Dyson DC52 has one of the louder noise levels (84 decibels) amongst high maximum input power vacuum cleaners of this age. Vacuum cleaners of a similar age and type to this vacuum have noise levels of between 57dB and 87dB.
Average Suction Power
At 290 Watts, the Dyson DC52 has a relatively average suction power compared to most of the other vacuums of this age and spec.