Dyson V8 Animal Handstick Vacuum Cleaner

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How it works

Cord-free. Hassle-free. The most powerful suction of any cordless stick vacuum. For all floor types. Deeper carpet cleaning. Captures allergens, expels cleaner air. Extra tools for homes with pets. Up to 40 minutes of fade-free suction.

Direct Drive Cleaner Head

Direct-drive cleaner head drives bristles deeper into the carpet to help remove even more dirt. 150% more brush bar power than the Dyson V6 Animal vacuum.

HEPA filtration

Captures allergens and expels cleaner air than the air you breathe.

Powered by the Dyson digital motor V8

The Dyson digital motor V8 creates the most powerful cordless stick vacuums.3

2 Tier Radial cyclone

15 cyclones, arranged across two tiers, work in parallel to increase airflow and capture fine dust.

40 minutes fade free-suction

Dyson V8 is powered by a new Lithium-ion battery to deliver up to 40 minutes of fade free suction. (Up to 25 minutes with motorised floor tool attached)

Max power mode

Slide switch to select power. Provides up to 7 minutes of higher suction for more difficult tasks.

Clean up high

Lightweight and balanced for floor to ceiling cleaning. Cleans up top, down load and in-between.

Transforms to a handheld

All Dyson cord-free vacuums quickly convert to a handheld for quick clean ups, spot cleaning and cleaning difficult places.

Hygienic dirt ejector

Ejects dust from the bin in a single action.

Convenient docking station

Stores and charges the machine, and holds additional attachments. Charging and storing the vacuum on the docking station means it's always ready to go.

All Product Details
Brand Dyson
Product Type Stick Vacuum
Model 164526-01
Vacuum Features
Cleaner Head/Floor Tool Direct Drive Cleaner Head
Height 250mm
Width 1244mm
Depth 224mm
Product Weight 2.6kg
Manufacturers 24 Months
Dyson V8 Animal Handstick Vacuum Cleaner is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 1128.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Sending back Unfortunately I am having to send this back. As the suction motor sits at the top of the stick, it makes it heavy to hold. The vacuum is far too top heavy. I also didn't like the fact that you had to continually hold the on/off trigger down to operate it. It did not work well at all on my medium to thick carpet. You literally could not push it on the carpet without force and pressure. Far too much like hard work. I need a vacuum that is easy to use on all surfaces. My current G Tech does not struggle with any type of surface or thickness of carpet. There were no roller adjustment on the cleaner to allow for thicker carpets. Really disappointing.
Date published: 2019-11-27
Rated 3 out of 5 by from A 'shocking' vacuum cleaner I bought the V8 Animal and by and large it does the job. It's light and easy to use. As a guy living on my own I was never too enthusiastic about getting out the corded vacuum cleaner - I did it because I had to. Now with the Dyson it's a joy to clean EXCEPT FOR ONE PITFALL! It is shocking to use on carpet! My V8 gives out constant static shocks from the charger socket. It's done it from new. The longer you use it on the carpet the more harsh the shocks will become! A definite design fault that spoils an otherwise nice product. I've said I wouldn't recommend this product to a friend. There wasn't an option that said 'Maybe but with a warning'.
Date published: 2019-03-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from surprised and satisfied My daughter in law and friend recommended the Stick Dyson to me'changed their lives'. The price was somewhat daunting, have been married over 55 years and never spent even half the dyson price on a vacuum cleaner before. Have less than normal strength in right arm (age and former fracture) so my husband (whose dog moults) had been vacuuming and dragging around extension cords. Now i am quite excited to regularly 'run over the carpet and smooth floors with my stick vacuum. so much more collected than previously. hope it is all dirt and not too much carpet fluff ..the carpet id 12 years old..the carpet must feel gloriously clean . i am very satisfied
Date published: 2018-01-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So lightweight and easy to use I have owned Dyson vacuum cleaners before and always felt they were far and above the best on the market. I hesitated to buy a cordless type as I thought they would be inferior and that the charge wouldn't last long enough to get any decent amount of cleaning done. I should have had more faith in Dyson and now that I have the V8 animal I don't know why I ever hesitated .The power is fantastic and although I live in a very large house find the charge time ample .I've no doubt that the Dyson will be the best on the market so other makes may not be sufficient but i couldn't be more pleased and just wish I hadn't waited so long to buy it.
Date published: 2017-05-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super machine Purchased to replaced my Dyson v6 which is fantastic itself and never thought it could be bettered but the V8 is in another class.. Not a single thing I would change and everything has been thought of.. It's a lot quieter than the V6 it has more suction power and a new redesigned motorised head a different body and empty mechanism that is so much better than V6 it's new head is a little bit larger and a lot more powerful you can feel it beating the dust out of the carpet.. Overall I'm really glad I upgraded it's not cheap but well worth the money and good to have 2 years peace of mind with the warranty. Very happy with my purchase
Date published: 2016-12-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic We upgraded from a Dyson DC44 Animal and this is so much better. I only say that as we have a large house and the smaller 'animal' could not do the distance. A friend suggested try doing the house in 2 sections, but instead we bought a Dyson DC54 barrel which is also great, but it has to be attached to power and it follows you around....great suction and you feel the house it totally clean. BUT this is just as good and it is a stick...!!! I feel I can clean the house quicker, oh, I forgot to mention, it is quieter, so the house can be cleaned while the boys are still watching the cricket. Pay the money and experience the difference. 10 out of 10
Date published: 2018-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quality engineering! I love the Dyson V8 Animal! Having just had to send back a cordless vacuum from another manufacturer because it kept breaking down, I am hugely impressed by the step up in quality of this machine. I'm actually enjoying vacuuming again! The suction on all surfaces is superb and the boost feature is fantastic for getting up ground in dust. The quality of the connectors on the tools make it easy to switch from one to another. The bin is fairly small but so easily emptied that I haven't found it a problem. Battery life is good, filters easy to remove for washing. Worth the extra money for quality innovation and engineering. Thanks Dyson!
Date published: 2019-03-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Design but... Great design, light and easy to use (which is very welcome)... I say "but"... in my title... Two things that disappoint - the first is the length of the charging cable - it is far too short! The manual assumes you will mount the charger above a socket - very convenient if you have one at hand to do so. In my case I had to mount on a wall near a work surface and the cable is not long enough to reach the plug, so I now have to purchase an extension lead. Why scrimp of an extra few feet of cable?? Second - battery life on max suction - the sales staff do not tell you that it is only 7 minutes on this setting! It should be pointed out to be honest...
Date published: 2017-03-05
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