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Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless Vacuum Cleaner with up to 40 Minutes Run Time

Product Specification

Key Information

Dimensions (H)25.0 x (W)22.4 x (D)12.4
Crevice Tool Yes
Dust Capacity 0.54 Litres
Dusting Brush Yes
Filtration Type Hepa
Floor Type Carpet / Hard Floor
Full Charge Time 5 Hours
Manufacturer Warranty
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2 Year
Maximum Run Time 40 Minutes
Upholstery Tool No
Weight 2.61 Kg


Boost Mode Yes
Docking Station Yes
Family V8

Features We Love

2 Tier Radial™ Cyclones Yes
Direct Drive Cleaner Head Yes
Dyson Digital Motor V8 Yes
Hygienic Dirt Ejector Yes
Mini Motorised Tool Yes
Whole Machine Filtration Yes

Product Detail

Brand Dyson
Category Cordless Vacuum Cleaners
Colour Grey
Dimensions (H)25.0 x (W)22.4 x (D)12.4
SKU V8 Absolute_IR

Reasons To Buy

Lightweight Yes

What's In The Box

Soft Roller Cleaner Head Yes

Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless Vacuum Cleaner with up to 40 Minutes Run Time

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Key Features

  • Up to 40 minute run time from a single charge
  • 2 Tier Radial™ cyclone technology captures more dust
  • Bristles work hard to remove stubborn, ground-in dirt
  • Leaves the air in your home clean and allergen-free
  • Docking station makes charging and storing easy

Product Overview

This Dyson cordless vacuum cleaner has a run time of up to 40 minutes from a single charge, meaning you’ll be able to get the whole house spotless. Clever 2 Tier Radial™ cyclone technology separates dust from the air, capturing more impurities, while the powerful Direct Drive Cleaner’s bristles work hard to remove ground-in dirt. It also has Whole Machine Filtration, which captures allergens to leave the air in your home really clean. There’s a useful docking station too, which makes both charging and storing your vacuum easy.

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4.6 / 5 21 Reviews
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A customer who has been given a product to use and keep in exchange for an honest review.

Very smooth and easy to use!

This vacuum is compact, lightweight and smooth, yet powerful and productive. It comes in a compact box, without excess packaging. The instruction manual has easy to follow clear diagrams - the only thing it doesn't mention is which head is best for what surface (although the front of the main box has diagrams for this). It has 5 (all very useful) extensions heads. The extension pole does not extend, but is rather long. It empties very neatly and it is not messy in doing so. (Suggestion: practise emptying the vacuum with no dirt in to begin with, as the lid can be a little stiff, but once figured out, it is a great and clean way of emptying a vacuum). It lasts roughly 40 minutes from full charge (not on max setting), which seems plentiful. It is so easy to use and so great to walk around free from a cord, but have a really powerful, neat, smooth vacuum that can clean anywhere!

Pros: Clean and easy to empty, Cleans all spaces, Compact, Easy to manoeuvre, Powerful, yet smooth Cons: Storage of attachments

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Wish I had bought one sooner

I live on my own in a town house this hoover is extremely light weight and brilliant to use. I love the fact that it is cordless, genius. But the best bit is the long pole for catching the cobwebs that previously have been out of reach for me. I wish I had got one sooner as it would have saved a lot of back ache. The 40 minutes charge is more than enough for me to hoover my stairs and small bits of carpet in my home.

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Love this dyson!

I have had this vacuum about 2 weeks now. It is what I would call a "considered purchase" due to the cost. However, I would say it has been well worth the money I paid for it so far. It is light, easy to empty, and all the interchangeable tools make it very versatile. It works well on wooden, vinyl and carpeted floors. The charge lasts well but I tend to charge it straight after use so it's good to go for the next time. It has never yet run out of charge even when I've done a full vac. Handy for a quick clean up or a full spring clean. As easy to use as a broom, but with much better results! The only drawback is remembering to take the tools around the house as you go.

Product Tester.

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The Dyson V8 absolute is Brilliant

This cordless machine contains the power of a Full size corded hoover without the bulk and weight. The carpet head is brilliant on carpets and performs very well at removing pet hair. The hard floor head also picks up fine dust and bigger particles from the hard flooring without kicking anything about which is brilliant too. The mini motorised head is ideal for cleaning the smaller areas such as in the car and on the stairs. The crevice tool and the combination tool are also good at getting into small areas and dusting surfaces. The wall mounting bracket is brilliant to store and charge the machine, as it holds the machine securely in place until you need to use it. It also stores the two smaller tools on board. The wand is an ideal length, as it sits at just the right height for floor cleaning, and is long enough for high reach cleaning. The machine itself it lightweight and is very comfortable to hold. The trigger system is very good as it only uses the power when needed. The battery life is great and has ample enough charge to clean the whole house, with it delivering 25 minutes of runtime with powered attachments and 40 minutes with the standard tools. The standard mode is powerful and is great for a normal clean. When put into max mode, it delivers an unbelievable amount of suction that is great for tougher messes, but this will only give you 7 minutes of run time. It is surprisingly quiet in both modes. The three LED indicators are really handy as you can judge how long you have left to clean. The way the bin empties is really quick and easy, and the new dirt ejector means the dirt never has to be touched. The filters are really easy to access and clean, which also do a great job and taking out the finer allergens which is ideal for allergy sufferers. Because the machine is so lightweight and doesn't have a cord, it means it can be used in the home, car and caravan without hassle. This machine only has a few downfalls. One is that although the design of the wand looks great, the coloured paint will scratch easily. The last is that the dock doesn't have enough slots to hold all the tools which means they have to be put elsewhere. Overall this machine is great and will be replacing our corded upright as it cleans so well! I would highly recommend this cordless cleaner and receives a definite 5 stars from me!

Pros: Easy to empty, Easy to manoeuvre, Lightweight, No cord , Powerful Cons: All attachments can't be kept together, Wand will scrath easy

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Great suction power compared to previous models had two before this one Really like the extra run time which was the main reason for replacing the last one Well done dyson !

Best vacuum

We previously had a dyson upright, the dc25. It still works perfectly well but it is coming to the end of its 5 year guarantee and it's a little heavy so I decided to go for the new v8. The 40 minute runtime is amazing. We have an average sized 3 bed house over two floor and I can easily get 3 full cleans of the house before charging it up. The new bin emptying feature really makes it easy to get rid of the dirt compared to the v6. All of the tools supplied work well. Well worth buying.

Pros: Lightweight , Versatile Cons: A tad expensive, Needs a bag included for the tools
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