Evaluating cordless vacuums involves examining their efficiency in suction and mobility, and for some, versatility in handling different surfaces. From models boasting long-lasting battery life to those equipped with multifunctional attachments for detailed cleaning, each cordless vacuum cleaner introduces distinct advancements aimed at enhancing cleaning convenience. The assortment available, designed to meet diverse cleaning demands and adapt to various living spaces, underlines the custom-fit strategy for household cleaning.
As we evaluate more cordless vacuums, we regularly refresh our recommendations and share our full reviews here.
Best cordless vacuums by price range
In a hurry? Below are our top picks in the budget, mid-level and premium price points.
Dyson Gen5 Detect
Shark Vertex Pro
laresar Elite 3
Featured cordless vacuum reviews
If you’re looking for a vacuum that offers an outstanding balance of price, performance, and versatility, then the Laresar Elite 3 may be the best choice. Find out why it won the best budget category in our annual Best Cordless Vacuum Video of 2023!
We’re looking at a redesign and re-release of one of the most popular stick vacuums of all time – the Dyson V8. Check out our full review!
Check out our review of Dyson’s first cordless vacuum and mop combination, the Dyson V15s Detect Submarine. See how it fared in our tests!
We review the Shark Detect Pro Cordless, the latest stick vacuum cleaner form Shark. It’s lightweight and is available with an auto-empty base.
The Tineco Pure One S15 is a 120 AW cordless stick vacuum with up to 40 minutes of battery life. See how it fared in our suction and pickup tests on hard flooring, rugs and carpeting.
Our head-to-head comparison and review of the Dyson Gen5detect and Gen5outsize. See which model comes out on top.
The Shark Vertex Pro is an innovative cordless upright with great suction and answers for the majority of the design flaws we find in cordless vacuum cleaners.
Cordless vacuum buying guides
More cordless vacuum reviews from Vacuum Wars
- Bissell FeatherWeight Cordless: The Best Stick Vacuum for Small Spaces
- Black+Decker POWERSERIES Extreme Cordless
- Dyson V8
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- Dyson V12 Detect Slim
- Dyson V15 Detect
- Hoover ONEPWR Emerge Pet+
- Hoover ONEPWR Evolve Pet
- Samsung Bespoke Jet
- Samsung Jet 90
- Shark Stratos Cordless
- Tineco Pure One S11