Fast-charging battery in a lightweight handheld vacuum that will deliver better-than-average performance.
Ships with a crevice tool and a turbo tool to help you reach tough areas. Includes a power indicator light, so you know when it's time to recharge the battery. Charger for the battery will deliver the desired power faster than older versions of this style of handheld vacuum.
Only uses a 16-volt battery, so it's not as powerful as some other handheld vacuums.
This option works as a compact stick vacuum or a handheld vacuum for your car and hard-to-reach spaces.
There's nearly a half-liter of dust and dirt storage. Stands 22 inches tall when in stick mode. It's extremely easy to store and move around as needed. The filter is cleanable and easy to access. Great for small spills and high-traffic areas with lots of dirt, dust, and pet hair.
No battery charge. It's surprisingly loud while you use it. Not ideal for long carpets.
Versatile and surprisingly powerful little bagless vacuum cleaner, but it does require a cord.
Overall design of this model is less than 4 pounds, which is impressive. Ships with a 16-foot power cord to give you a lot of space when working. Has a 2.5-foot hose and an integrated crevice tool that's easy to use. Collects soils in a canister instead of a bag. Large 7-amp motor.
Doesn't have a battery option, which limits the portability of this style of vacuum.
Don't let this handheld cordless vacuum's small size throw you off, because it packs a punch in hard-to-reach spaces.
The 8-volt lithium battery charges quickly. The quick-flip tool makes extra tough corners easier, as does the ergonomic handle. It's lightweight and easy to haul around from room to room. Bagless with a reusable filter, so no extra purchases are needed.
The off switch takes too much force to move.
This stick vacuum does wonders on thin carpets and low-pile rugs, as well as hardwood, tile, and wood laminate.
Detach the nozzle and neck and convert this model into a handheld vacuum cleaner for hard-to-reach areas. It's very lightweight and cleans a narrow path. It's a great versatile option for small projects, cleaning up after guests, or fixing a spill.
Not cordless. The cord could be longer.
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Dirt Devil is the original handheld vacuum designed to clean up household messes quickly without hassle. Over the years, Dirt Devil has worked to improve its product and still offers some of the best handheld vacuum options available on the market. The small Dirt Devil models still come with accessory attachments to get into hard to reach spots. Options include corded machines with rollers and the cordless classic model made for quick crumb pickup. Dirt Devil handheld models do a good job on furniture or on the stairs. One of the biggest advantages of the Dirt Devil model is its lower price point.