CATEGORY : Upright Vacuum Cleaners

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean VS. Dyson V11 Animal

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Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean

Reasons to buy Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean:

  • button icon Duo Clean Technology.
  • button icon MultiFLEX Technology.
  • button icon Smart Response Technology.
  • button icon Removable, rechargeable ION Power Pack lithium-ion battery.
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Dyson V11 Animal

Reasons to buy Dyson V11 Animal :

  • button icon Up to 60 minutes fade-free floor cleaning in Eco-Mode.
  • button icon Whole-machine filtration captures 99.97% of Allergens.
  • button icon LED screen displays mode and machine maintenance alerts.
  • button icon High Torque cleaner head intelligently adapts to different floor-types.
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
WINNER :

Dyson V11 Animal

  • Commercial
USABILITY
DRAW :
DESIGN
WINNER :

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean

  • LED Lights
CONCLUSION
DRAW :

COMPARISON – Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean VS. Dyson V11 Animal

PERFORMANCE

Suction Power

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

It features a suction-power between 100 and 115 air-watts.

Yes

Features a suction-power of 185-Airwatts. Additionally, its Motor spins at up to 125,000rpm to create powerful suction.

Commercial

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
No

Yes

Yes, it was designed to work for longer hours and it’s very powerful.

Automatic Rewind

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
No

No

Multi Floor Cleaning

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

The device features Duo Clean Technology that combines a bristle-brush and soft-roller to clean all particles on both carpets and floors. It also uses Smart Response Technology that provides a range of performance-enhancing power settings tailored for your cleaning needs on carpets and floors.

Yes

Features a Dynamic Load Sensor (DLS) system that automatically changes the motor speed between carpets and hard floors for powerful cleaning. Likewise, this device drives stiff nylon bristles deep into carpets to remove dirt & carbon-fiber-filaments to capture fine dust on hard floors.

Speed

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

2 speed-settings of: (High & Low).

Yes

The Dyson digital motor V11 spins at up-to 125,000rpm to help generate 20% more suction power than the Dyson Cyclone V10.

Vacuums & Mops

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
No

No

Removes Pet Hair

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

It comes with a Pet Multi-Tool that is powerful enough to remove hair from multiple surfaces.

Yes

Comes with a Mini-Motorized-Tool that removes pet-hair and dirt from carpet and upholstery.

Run Time

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

11-minutes in Max-Power-mode(Hand-vacuum), 23-minutes in Extend-Runtime-mode(Hand-vacuum), 12-minutes in max-mode(Floor-mode), 20-minutes in Extend Runtime(Floor-mode), 11-minutes in Max-Power(Carpet-mode) and 14-minutes in Extend-Runtime(Carpet-mode).

Yes

Up to 60-minutes of run-time Eco-Mode, 40-minutes in Auto-Mode & up-to 30-minutes in Boost Mode

Quiet Operation

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

This device is quiet compared to other vacuums and even produces lower noise-levels when in handheld-mode.

Yes

It is acoustically engineered to absorb vibrations and dampen noise in-order to keep sound-levels down.

Deep clean Carpets

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

Duo Clean Technology & Smart Response Technology combines performance-enhancing power settings and a bristle brush to deep-clean medium-to-low pile carpets.

Yes

The Torque-drive-head drives stiff nylon bristles deep into carpet to remove dirt. This unit also intelligently optimizes suction to deep-clean carpets.

Battery Charge Time

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

The ION Power Pack should take approximately 3.5-hours to reach a full charge.

Yes

It takes 4.5-hours to get fully-charged.

Dyson V11 Animal

USABILITY

Wash and Dry

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
No

No

Easy to Clean and Maintain

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

This device comes with washable body-components and filters that ensure low-maintenance costs.

Yes

Yes (with maintenance alerts).

Easy to use in hard-to-reach places

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

MultiFLEX-Technology allows the wand to bend to facilitate for easy cleaning under furniture. Additionally, this device can turn into handheld-vacuum for above the floor cleaning.

Yes

This device quickly transforms to a handheld-device for quick clean-ups, spot-cleaning & cleaning of difficult places.

Easy to maneuver

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

This vacuum-cleaner can easily maneuver around obstacles using advanced swivel steering technology.

Yes

The cord-free stick, Low profile cleaner heads and slim design makes it easy to maneuver when cleaning low and awkward spaces.

DESIGN

Bagged

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
No

No

Bagless

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

Yes (features an easy-to-empty bagless dust cup).

Yes

Yes

Cordless

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

Yes (with a 25.2-volt removable, rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack).

Yes

Yes (it’s powered by 7-cell lithium-ion batteries).

Lightweight

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

The vacuum weighs 8.7-lbs which makes it lightweight and portable.

Yes

It is light-weight and very powerful.

Transforms to a handheld Vacuum

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

Yes (Press the wand release button at the top of the wand and pull the handheld vacuum off and then attach a desired accessory for easy cleaning above the floor).

Yes

It quickly and easily transforms to a handheld-device for cleaning of the stairs, in the car and over sofas.

Wattage & Motor Strength

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

300-Watts and a powerful Duo-clean Motor.

Yes

185-Airwatts (Boost-mode).

Bin Size

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

The dust cup holds 0.3 dry quarts up to the "Maximum-Fill" line.

Yes

0.2-Gallons.

Anti-Allergy Seal

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

The Anti-Allergen Dust Brush and HEPA-Filter help to remove 99% of allergens while cleaning-up your home.

Yes

It features a fully-sealed filtration system that traps 99.97% of particles as small as 0.3-microns.

LED Lights

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

It’s equipped with powerful LED headlights on the nozzle that facilitate for easy spotting of hidden debris while cleaning.

No

Modes of Power

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

2 power-modes of: (Bare Floor/Area Rug" setting and a "High-Pile Carpet" setting).

Yes

3-modes (Eco-mode, Auto-mode & Boost-mode).

Charging Station

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

You can charge your ION Power Pack by using a Shark ION Power Pack Charger along with accessories such as the charging dock and wall mount.

Yes

Comes with a drop-in docking station that charges and stores the machine.

Attached Accessories

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

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

Yes

Torque-drive-head, mini-motorized-tool, crevice-tool, stubborn-dirt-brush, combination-tool & wand-storage-clip.

Build-up Quality & Durability

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

The Shark IONFlex is produced with a combination of durable ABS and PP plastics along with some metal and rubber components.

Yes

It’s of great quality & durability.

Price & Affordability

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

It has a great price-tag and this makes it very affordable.

Yes

This device is expensive.

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean

CONCLUSION

PROS

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

• Duo Clean Technology. • MultiFLEX Technology. • Cleans floors and carpets. • It’s cordless and lightweight. • Smart Response Technology. • Converts into a handheld device. • LED-lights to illuminate in dark-areas. • Provides flexible reach to get under furniture. • Removable, rechargeable ION Power Pack lithium-ion battery.

Yes

• Has twice the suction of any cord-free vacuum. • It runs for up to 60-minutes fade-free floor cleaning. • 14 cyclones generate forces of more than 79,000g. • Filter maintenance reminders and blockage reports. • Whole-machine filtration captures 99.97% of microscopic Allergens. • The unique battery powered system uses 7-cell lithium-ion batteries. • LED screen displays mode and machine maintenance alerts. • Intelligent cleaning modes of: Eco-mode, auto-mode and boost-mode. • Dyson DLS system automatically changes motor-speed between carpets & hard-floors. • High Torque cleaner head intelligently adapts to different floor types in Auto mode. • LCD screen displays run time countdown and machine performance in real-time.

CONS

Shark IC205 IONFlex DuoClean
Dyson V11 Animal
Yes

 Replacement battery expensive.  Short battery-life in high power mode.

Yes

 It is expensive.

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