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Dyson V8
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Pros

Lightweight build
Easy to use

Reviews

  • Build Quality
    4.2 (259)
  • Value for Money
    3.6 (259)
  • Ease of Use
    4.5 (258)
  • Cleaning & Maintenance
    4.1 (260)
  • Product is used
  • Noise Level
    3.8 (253)
  • Pet OwnerYes (264) · No
  • Battery Life
    3.3 (257)
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Jacqui
JacquiGreater Melbourne (Outer), VIC
  • 2 reviews

If all the vacuums I’ve used this cleans by far the best.

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Mostly on carpeting. And some hard floors. Works really well on carpeting. Vacuum could benefit from longer lasting charge options. The storage attachments need improvement like easy attaching wall mounts.

Purchased in at Costco for $900.

Build Quality
4/5
Value for Money
4/5
Ease of Use
4/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
4/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet, Tiles and Wood
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Maite
Maite
  • 2 reviews

Awesome

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I use this vacuum on both my tiles and carpet.
I like the fact that you can select the strength of suction. I use normal suction on tiles and deep suction on carpet. Would be surprised how much extra dust it picks up even after vacuuming with our other vacuum cleaner. Only drawback is that if using deep suction it will not vacuum the whole house so by breaking up between deep and normal the battery will last

Purchased in .

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Tiles
Dyson
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Thanks for sharing this with us, Maite! We're thrilled and very grateful for the lovely review!

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Deeb
DeebPerth, WA
  • 9 reviews
  • 7 likes

Good vacuum terrible customer service

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Purchased in for $700.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
2/5
Ease of Use
3/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
3/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Wood
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steelers4ever
steelers4everSydney, NSW
  • 2 reviews

Clean floors for every

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Dyson v8 vacuum is the best of the best vaccum cleaners out for my carpet and also tile floors as i have 5 kids who just dont like to clean up after them selfs so so the Dyson dos the best job of all

Purchased in for $699.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
5/5
Battery Life
5/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Daily
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet, Tiles and Wood
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Anthony
AnthonyAU
  • 5 reviews
  • 2 likes

The best Vac power suction yet.

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Purchased in at The Good Guys.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
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Ann P.
Ann P.Sydney, NSW

Quality for convenience!

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Who doesn't like convenience yet powerful product? If i can clean my tile floor just by grabbing something handy and powerful then this is the product! I love our dog but not the hairs everywhere. With Dyson I can clean everytime I see fit. This has powerful suction. Best innovation ever!

Purchased in .

Build Quality
4/5
Value for Money
4/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Daily
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Tiles
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Fiona King
Fiona KingSouth East Queensland, QLD
  • 5 reviews

Great product but it needs one thing!

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I absolutely love my Dyson stick vacuum. It is so quick and easy to use and it actually makes vacuuming enjoyable. The only thing that I think is missing is a snib where it holds the button on so that you don’t have to hold it down yourself with your finger. I manage to get a blister on my pointer finger every time I use it!

Purchased in for $600.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
4/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
5/5
Battery Life
5/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Daily
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Tiles
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Brodie
Brodie
  • 3 reviews

Great Dyson, would definitely recommend

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I use this dyson on my vinyl plank flooring and carpet. The battery life is good for a stick dyson and I’m super happy with the job it does and how much it collects each use

Purchased in for $589.

Value for Money
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Battery Life
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet
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Enjoy
EnjoySydney, NSW
  • 2 reviews

great product for every day use.

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We use the Dyson each day for just a quick vacuum of the house which is carpet and tiles. Such a great item when you have a couple of cats, A quick vacuum and you can see how much it picks up amazing. Could not do without one and this is one product that gets used every day.

Purchased in at Harvey Norman for $1,300.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
4/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
5/5
Battery Life
4/5
Product is used Daily
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Tiles
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Avnish U.
Avnish U.
  • 2 reviews

Vacuum can make your day

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I did try so many vacuum spend so much money satisfaction I had with dyson it’s invaluable now everyone in my family and friends have Dyson vacuum it’s amazing on carpet,wooden floor any kind of surface

Purchased in at Big W Retail Stores for $400.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
5/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Weekly
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet
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Pamela
PamelaThe Mallee, VIC
  • 2 reviews

Great product

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Dyson Vacuum cleaners have been part of my life for over 15 years I now own a V8 which I would never be without it travels over carpet and tiles so easily and wonderful because I have a little dog .I would love a robot vac because I have a spinal injury and would be and amazing help .The hand held I have now I have had for 10 years and would love to upgrade so reliable and has never had to be serviced.

Purchased in for $250.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
5/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Daily
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Tiles
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Kristin P.
Kristin P.
  • 4 reviews

purrrfect animal vacuum

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I use this Dyson on my floorboards & carpet.
Actually- this vacuum could work anywhere! Even the car. Picks up all the hair that’s stuck in carpet, In between cushions of couches, bathroom. This is a fantastic vacuum. Easy to clean to avoid build of hair. Excellent choice for anyone that has an animal that sheds hair.

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Purchased in for $599.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
5/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet, Tiles and Wood
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Terry C.
Terry C.South Australia

The household choice which one must have

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Tiles floors and carpet, it certainly does the job hands down, can't be beaten.even the children swear by how easy it is to use .it's the best value performance cleaner on the market

Purchased in at Hear For Less for $400.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
5/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Daily
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Tiles
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Tina
TinaToongabbie, New South Wales

Absolutely fantastic, multiple attachments so it’s definitely versatile, not just for the home!

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We have carpet and floor boards and it’s great because you don’t need to change attachments for different flooring! Easy to clean and so very easy to use! Quiet light. Also great to use in the car

Purchased at Catch for $699.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
4/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet, Linoleum and Wood
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Monica K.
Monica K.
  • 2 reviews

Amazing power in a lightweight vacuum, very easy to use and clean as well!

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I use in hard timber floors and carpet with excellent results. easy to change accessories to clean difficult corners. Conveniently installed in the garage to charge, battery last long enough to clean the whole house.

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Purchased in for $820.

Build Quality
5/5
Value for Money
4/5
Ease of Use
5/5
Cleaning & Maintenance
5/5
Noise Level
4/5
Battery Life
5/5
Incentivised Review No
Product is used Several times a week
Pet OwnerYes
Floor Type Carpet and Wood
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Questions & Answers

Lauren B
Lauren Basked
V8 Animal

We have hardwood floors throughout our house but we also have a long haired dog. I know the V8 animal is designed for pets and we are very open to that fact, however my question is, would the standard Dyson V8 do the job just as well [or close to as well] given the hard floor consideration or do you really only recommend the animal or animal plus version even with hard floors? Huge thanks!

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Todd S.
Todd S.asked
V8

Can't put the top back into the canister. Any ideas?

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Indi
Indi

Did you ha e to change the battery?

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di
diasked
V8

Why isnt a crevice tool included in the V8 origin package?

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Dyson
DysonDysonSend a private message

Hi Di, each models machine variation will have different accessories included with the machine. The Dyson V8™ Origin just happens to be a model with less attachments.

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Dyson V8

Details

As of December 2020, the Dyson V8 is the highest-rated cordless and stick vacuum cleaner on ProductReview. As well as being the highest rated, the V8 is also more afordable than other Dyson cordless and stick vacuum cleaners - such as the V11, which is around $300 more expensive.

Features:

  • The V8 series includes 4 different vacuum cleaners, with a $100 difference in price
  • Two power options: Max Mode for extra power, which is good for tough clumps of dirt or pet hair; and Powerful Mode, which allows for longer usage, but may provide a slighlty weaker suction
  • A 5-hour charge provides up to 40 minutes of use

Points of praise:

  • Some reviewers purchased the Dyson V8 after owning the V6 and reported noticing an improvement. Although they didn’t claim to be unhappy with the V6, many said that the V8 was more powerful and picked up a larger quantity of dirt and dust.
  • The highest power setting (Max Mode) latest longer than expected. One reviewer was pleased that they could vacuum their whole apartment while still having plenty of battery life left.
  • The vacuum was lightweight and easy to manoeuvre, meaning that people could clean hard-to-reach crevices and corners of the house.
  • Three large, shedding dogs proved to be no match for this vacuum cleaner. A happy reviewer mentioned that they could finally remove the mess their dogs had left behind.
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  • Award Winner 2019
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4.4
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  • Award Winner 2019
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4.2
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  • Discontinued
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4.2
(250)
CategoryStick & Cordless Vacuum CleanersStick & Cordless Vacuum CleanersStick & Cordless Vacuum CleanersStick & Cordless Vacuum Cleaners
Price (RRP) $699.00$799.00$749.00$799.00
Bin Capacity0.54 L0.54 L0.54 L0.54 L
HEPA FilterYesYesYesYes
Weight2.6 kg2.6 kg2.6 kg2.6 kg
Attachments Direct drive cleaner head, Combination tool
TypeCordlessCordlessCordlessCordless
Charging Time5 hours5 hours5 hours5 hours
Running Time 40 min40 min40 min40 min
Suction (Air Watts)115 AW115 AW115 AW115 AW
Manufacturer Warranty2 year(s)2 year(s)2 year(s)2 year(s)
Release date
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