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Below are some of the most popular and best vacuum cleaners with links to their full reviews and arranged by price.

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Uprights
Canisters
Handhelds
Robotic
Stick Vacs
Carpet & Hard Floor Cleaners

Uprights

  Model Price Range Best Feature Rating
DC65
Dyson DC65 Animal Complete, Animal & Multi Floor $500 – $550 Twice the suction of any other vacuum 4.5 star rating
miele twist Miele S7210 Twist $425 – $500 Hearty, well built bagged upright 4 star rating
dyson dc59 motorhead upright Dyson DC59 Motorhead $455 – $480 78% more power than the DC59 Animal 4.5 star rating
dc59 Dyson DC59 Animal $430 – $450 Lightweight cordless with enough power for tough pet hair 4.5 star rating
dc50 Dyson DC50 Animal $370 – $399 Dyson’s newest compact vacuum with all the power of a full-sized model 4.5 star rating
dc40 multi floor Dyson DC40 Multi Floor $344 – $399 Great vacuum for all types of floors. Also available factory refurbished at a discount. 4.5 star rating
shark rotator truepet Shark Rotator TruePet $340 – $360 Like the Shark Rotator on steroids 4.5 star rating
dc40
Dyson DC40 Origin $324 – $399 Dyson’s newest mid-sized model. Great all around vacuum cleaner 4.5 star rating
samsung vu7000 vacuum Samsung VU7000 Motion Sync $290 – $350 Amazing suction for both carpet & hardwood floors 4.5 star rating
hoover air cordless Hoover Air Cordless $240 – $280 Great cordless option with long battery life 4.5 star rating
shark rocket truepet Shark Rocket TruePet $225 – $240 Lightweight with great pet hair attachments 4.5 star rating
rotator Shark Rotator $199 – $280 Great all around vacuum includes upright, canister & handheld 4.5 star rating
navigator lift away Shark Navigator Lift Away $197 – $225 Canister plus upright in one powerful machine 4.5 star rating
rocket professional Shark Rocket Professional $195 – $200 Basic all around cleaner 4.5 star rating
shark navigator swivel Shark Navigator Swivel $185 – $195 Lightweight with swivel steering 4.5 star rating
rocket ultralight Shark Rocket Ultralight $179 – $199 Lightweight, easy to handle & gets the job done 4.5 star rating
hoover windtunnel 3 pro pet Hoover Windtunnel 3 Pro Pet $135 – $160 Good affordable option for tough pet hair & daily jobs 4.5 star rating
shark navigator light Shark Navigator Light $135 – $145 Only 10.6 pounds 4.5 star rating
hoover windtunnel air steerable Hoover WindTunnel 3Air Steerable $125 – $135 Lightweight with strong suction 4.5 star rating
shark navigator deluxe Shark Navigator Deluxe $115 – $130 XL dirt container 4.5 star rating
hoover uh70210 t series pet rewind Hoover WindTunnel T-Series Pet Rewind $105 – $115 Fold down handle for storage 4.5 star rating
hoover windtunnel t series rewind uh70120 Hoover WindTunnel T Series Rewind $95 – $125 Great budget option 4.5 star rating
bissell cleanview 9595 Bissell CleanView with OnePass $70 – $85 Great affordable power 4.5 star rating

Canisters

  Model Price Range Best Feature Rating
miele s8990 uniq Miele S8990 Uniq $1450 – $1500 Great bagged vac for bare floors to deep shag carpets 4 star rating
miele s8590 alize Miele S8590 Alize $625 – $700 Lightweight versatile bagged canister 4.5 star rating
dyson dc39 multi floor Dyson DC39 Multi Floor $400 – $450 Bagless & good for all floor types 4 star rating
dyson dc39 animal Dyson DC39 Animal $400 – $450 Bagless & great for pet hair 4 star rating
miele s2121 capri Miele S2121 Capri $375 – $450 Solid, reliable & versatile bagged vac 4.5 star rating
dyson dc47 animal Dyson DC47 Animal $350 – $400 Bagless compact with good pet hair pickup 4 star rating
bissell zing canister vacuum Bissell Zing $45 – $70 Good basic bagless canister 4 star rating

Handhelds

  Model Price Range Best Feature Rating
dyson dc59 motorhead Dyson DC59 Motorhead $455 – $480 78% more power than the DC59 Animal 4.5 star rating
dyson dc59 Dyson DC59 Animal $419 – $499 The superstar of handheld & upright combined 4.5 star rating
shark rocket truepet handheld Shark Rocket TruePet $225 – $240 Lightweight with great pet hair attachments 4.5 star rating
hoover platinum linx pet cordless handheld Hoover Platinum Linx Pet $115 – $125 Great for pet hair 4.5 star rating
black and decker 20v platinum flex Black & Decker 20v Platinum Flex $95 – $140 Cordless with power and versatily for every job 4.5 star rating
black & decker 20v dustbuster Black & Decker 20v Pivot Vac $60 – $75 Great cordless picker-upper for small jobs 4.5 star rating
black and decker flex Black & Decker Flex $55 – $65 Cordless with slightly less power than the Platinum Flex but still great for small jobs 4.5 star rating
phv1810 Black & Decker Pivot Vac $47 – $54 Great all around cordless dustbuster 4.5 star rating
eureka rapidclean Eureka RapidClean Step $54 – $59 Great for carpet and carpeted stairs 4.5 star rating
shark pet perfect Shark Pet Perfect II $49 – $60 Great cordless handheld for pet hair 4 star rating
pet hair eraser Bissell Pet Hair Eraser $25 – $35 Inexpensive solution for pet hair on furniture 4.5 star rating

Robotic

  Model Price Range Best Feature Rating
irobot roomba 880 iRobot Roomba 880 $689 – $700 Upgraded cleaning performance 4.5 star rating
irobot roomba 770 iRobot Roomba 770 $415 – $430 Dual HEPA filters 4.5 star rating
neato xv signature pro pet allergy Neato XV Signature Pro Pet & Allergy $375 – $380 Works great on all floor types 4 star rating
irobot roomba 650 iRobot Roomba 650 $335 – $350 Gets into hard to reach areas 4.5 star rating

Stick Vacs

  Model Price Range Best Feature Rating
dyson dc59 motorhead upright Dyson DC59 Motorhead $455 – $480 78% more power than the DC59 Animal 4.5 star rating
dc59 Dyson DC59 Animal $430 – $450 Lightweight cordless with enough power for tough pet hair 4.5 star rating
hoover air cordless Hoover Air Cordless $240 – $280 Great cordless option with long battery life 4.5 star rating
shark rocket truepet Shark Rocket TruePet $225 – $240 Lightweight with great pet hair attachments 4.5 star rating
rocket ultralight Shark Rocket Ultralight $179 – $199 Lightweight, easy to handle & gets the job done 4.5 star rating
shark navigator freestyle cordless Shark Navigator Freestyle Cordless $110 – $120 Swivel steering 4.5 star rating
hoover linx Hoover Linx Cordless $110 – $120 2 speeds with brush roll shutoff 4.5 star rating

Carpet & Hard Floor Scrubbers

  Model Price Range Best Feature Rating
bissell deepclean premier pet carpet cleaner Bissell DeepClean Premier Pet Carpet Cleaner $195 – $200 Great for pet stains 4.5 star rating
hoover max extract 60 pressure pro Hoover Max Extract 60 Pressure Pro Deep Carpet Cleaner $160 – $172 Dries carpets quickly 4 star rating
hoover power scrub deluxe carpet washer Hoover PowerScrub Deluxe Carpet Washer $150 – $160 Lightweight yet powerful 4.5 star rating
shark sonic duo Shark Sonic Duo Carpet & Hard Floor Cleaner $135 – $145 Cleans both carpet & bare floors 4 star rating
hoover floormate deluxe hard floor cleaner Hoover FloorMate Deluxe Hard Floor Cleaner $135 – $140 Counter-rotating brushes 4 star rating
rug doctor portable spot cleaner Rug Doctor Portable Spot Cleaner $125 – $135 Great for small stains 4.5 star rating
hoover floormate spinscrub Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner $115 – $125 Works as scrubber and vacuum 4 star rating