Dyson DC22 Motorhead Review

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Dyson DC22

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Dyson DC22 Dyson


Canister Vacuum
MSRP: $799

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Vacuum Highlights

  • Canister, bagless vacuum powered by the Dyson digital motor.

  • Level 3 root cyclone technology and five-year warranty.

  • An independent motor in the cleaner head spins the brush bar 4,500 times a minute, removing dirt and pet hair from all floor types. Simply deactivate the brush bar for hard floors using fingertip controls.

  • Dyson digital motor is smaller, lighter and more powerful than conventional motors. Zero carbon emissions.

  • Washable HEPA filter. Air expelled from a Dyson has up to 150 times less bacteria and mold than the air you breathe.

Dyson DC22 Motorhead Key Specs
Bagless: YesWeight: 18 lbsWarranty: 5 yr Power: 12 amps

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Dyson DC22 Motorhead Pros and Cons
MSRP$799 This vacuum is more expensive than average and is priced in the top 6% of canister vacuums.
Premium Features10 This vacuum cleaner has an above average number of premium features and ranks in the top 33% of canister vacuums.
Variable Suction ControlNo Power and suction levels cannot be adjusted when vacuuming diffferent surfaces such as delicate rugs, deep soiled carpets, or bare floors.
Finger-Tip Controls Some or all of the vacuum controls are conveniently located at the top of the vacuuming wand so you can operate the vacuum without stopping or bending over.
Noise ReductionNo Special noise reduction features have not been incorporated and noise levels are typical of your standard vacuum cleaner.
HEPA Filter True or absolute HEPA filters are best. They can capture 97.99% of particles down to 0.3 microns including dust, pet dander, and allergens.
Absorb OdorsNo Charcoal filters are not common, but if you're a cat or dog owner, they do help absorb odors out of the carpet.
Auto Cord Rewind Auto-rewind is a convenient feature that allows you to rewind the cord with just the press of a button. It saves time and keeps your vacuum neat and organized.
Wand Storage Onboard wand storage allows you to securely park the wand when you're finished using the vacuum. Helps keep it organized and easier to store.
Special Features This vacuum has other special featues that are unique to this brand, and which help to make it more user friendly and effective.
Indicator Lights Includes indicator lights that alert you to required vacuum maintenance such as filter cleaning or bag changing.
Edge Cleaning Designed with side brushes and / or air suction to vacuum flooring all the way to the edges. Prevents dust and dirt from accumulating against the baseboards.
Longer Cord LengthNo Cord length is less than 25 feet and may require more frequent outlet changing depending on the size and layout of the rooms in your home.
HeadlightNo It's not a must-have feature, but if you vacuum in the evenings, or have a darker home interior, consider other models that come with a headlight.
Longer Warranty This vacuum is backed by a warranty that is two years or longer. The standard vacuum warranty is only one year and is one of the indicators for design and quality.
Motorized Brush-Roll A motorized brush-roll helps agitate the carpet and loosen dirt so that the vacuum can suction up the debris more effectively.
Turbo Brush Includes a turbo brush attachment that helps remove pet hair, dust, and dirt from furniture, stairways, and window coverings.
Weight (lbs)18 This vacuum cleaner weighs about average when compared to other canister vacuums.
User Reviews4.5 Dyson DC22 Motorhead - Based on user reviews, this vacuum is rated higher than average by 53 users and ranks in the top 30% of canister vacuums.

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