CATEGORY : Upright Vacuum Cleaners

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952 VS. Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal

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Winner:

Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal

Reasons to buy Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal:

  • button icon Up to 60 minutes of run-time.
  • button icon Lightweight, versatile & cordless.
  • button icon Quickly transforms to a handheld vacuum.
  • button icon Cleans dirt & fine dust from hard-floors & carpets.
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Runners Up:

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952

Reasons to buy Shark APEX DuoClean AX952 :

  • button icon Noise Reduction Technology.
  • button icon LED-lights provide visibility in dark spaces.
  • button icon DuoClean-Technology picks-up dirt on Carpets & Floors.
  • button icon Powered-Lift Away Technology to clean hard-to-reach areas.
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
DRAW :
USABILITY
DRAW :
DESIGN
WINNER :

Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal

  • Cordless
  • Charging Station
CONCLUSION
DRAW :
Comparison Winner
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal

Reasons why we like it:

  • Battery Charge Time
  • Cordless
  • Charging Station
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COMPARISON – Shark APEX DuoClean AX952 VS. Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal

PERFORMANCE

Suction Power

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

300-airwatts of maximum-suction.

Yes

It spins at up-to 125,000rpm which generates a suction-power of a full-size vacuum.

Commercial

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

With optimum motor-power and large bin-capacity, this device can be used to clean small-to-medium commercial areas.

No

Automatic Rewind

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
No

No

Multi Floor Cleaning

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

DuoClean-Technology features a bristle brush to deep clean carpets and an additional soft Brushroll to pull in larger particles and directly engage hard-floors for a polished look.

Yes

Picks up ground-in dirt and fine dust from hard-floors and carpets.

Speed

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

The motor spins at up-to 125,000 rpm.

Yes

It can spin at up-to 125,000rpm which gives it high-speed cleaning force.

Vacuums & Mops

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
No

No

Removes Pet Hair

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

The Motorized Pet Tool removes deeply embedded hair, allergens and dirt from all floor-types. In fact, this tool stores onboard the vacuum for cleaning convenience.

Yes

Mini-motorized tool will remove pet hair and dirt from carpet and upholstery.

Run Time

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

Since this device is corded, it will provide longer run-times using direct power compared to cordless vacuums.

Yes

Up to 60 minutes' run time when using a non-motorized tool

Quiet Operation

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

Noise Reduction Technology allows this device to operate with reduced noise and a softer pitch.

Yes

It’s equipped with a quite motor that delivers a great suction.

Deep clean Carpets

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

DuoClean-Technology features a bristle brush that deep cleans carpets.

Yes

Torque drive cleaner head drives stiff nylon bristles into carpets to capture deep-down dirt.

Battery Charge Time

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
No

Yes

Up to 60-minutes run time when using a non-motorized tool & Up to 20-minutes when using the Torque drive cleaner head.

USABILITY

Wash and Dry

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
No

No

Easy to Clean and Maintain

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

This device features easy to clean components and washable-filters for easy maintenance.

Yes

Yes

Easy to use in hard-to-reach places

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

With Powered-Lift Away Technology, the canister detaches to deep clean hard-to-reach areas while still delivering power to keep the dual Brushrolls spinning.

Yes

Quickly transforms to a handheld for quick clean-up of difficult places.

Easy to maneuver

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

Active-Glide Technology provides smooth maneuverability on floors and carpets while maintaining powerful suction.

Yes

Yes and easily transforms to a handheld vacuum for cleaning around your home and car.

DESIGN

Bagged

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
No

No

Bagless

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Cordless

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
No

Yes

Yes

Lightweight

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

The vacuum weighs approximately 16-lbs which makes it lightweight and easy to move when cleaning.

Yes

Lightweight and versatile.

Transforms to a handheld Vacuum

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

Powered-Lift Away Technology allows for canister detachment for handheld cleaning of clean hard-to-reach areas like; above the floor and under furniture.

Yes

Quickly transforms to a handheld vacuum.

Wattage & Motor Strength

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

It uses 1350-Watts of power & features a stronger motor.

Yes

150 Air Watts (Max-mode) & a powerful 125,000rpm motor.

Bin Size

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

The dust cup holds 1.5 dry-quarts to the "max fill" line.

Yes

Bin volume 0.2 gallons (77 Liters).

Anti-Allergy Seal

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

Advanced Anti-Allergen Complete Seal Technology coupled with HEPA-Filters helps trap 99% of allergens within the vacuum while cleaning.

Yes

It features whole-machine filtration which captures 99.97% of dust as small as 0.3-microns while expelling cleaner air.

LED Lights

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

LED-lights on the handle and floor nozzle provide visibility in dark spaces allowing for a thorough clean.

No

Modes of Power

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

3 power-settings of (high-pile carpet, low-pile carpet and bare-floor). It also features an upright-mode and Powered-Lift Away mode.

Yes

3 different cleaning modes (suction-mode-1, suction-mode-2, Boost-mode).

Charging Station

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
No

Yes

Yes (it drops into the wall-mounted dock to recharge).

Attached Accessories

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

Anti-Allergen Dust Brush, Pet Multi-Tool & Duster Crevice.

Yes

Combination-tool, crevice-tool, mini-soft-dusting-brush, mini-motorized-tool.

Build-up Quality & Durability

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

This device is produced with a combination of durable plastics, like ABS and PP, along with some metal and rubber components.

Yes

Very durable.

Price & Affordability

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

This device is affordable and fairly priced.

Yes

It’s a bit expensive.

Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal

CONCLUSION

PROS

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

• Multi-floor cleaning. • Duo Clean Technology. • It deep cleans carpets. • Pet-and-allergen cleaning. • Noise Reduction Technology. • Powered-Lift Away Technology. • Deep-Cleaning Motorized Pet Tool. • LED lights for visibility in dark spaces. • Advanced Anti-Allergen Complete Seal Technology. • Active-Glide Technology for smooth maneuverability.

Yes

• Lightweight and versatile. • Transforms to a handheld. • 3 power-modes to choose from. • Up to 60 minutes of runtime (cordless). • Mini-motorized tool will remove pet hair. • Hygienic 'point and shoot' bin emptying. • 40% bigger bin than our previous Dyson V8 animal.

CONS

Shark APEX DuoClean AX952
Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal
Yes

 It a bit heavy & bulky.

Yes

 It’s a bit expensive.  Provides only 10-minutes of run-time on the highest suction.

Overall Winner

Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal Check price on Amazon

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