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Dyson V6 Cord-free

High-performance cord-free handheld and stick vacuum cleaner

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Our take on the Dyson V6 Cord-free

This value-packed cordless stick vacuum from Dyson puts serious, hassle-free cleaning at a modest price. The V6 Cord-free offers many of the same great features of its V7 and V8 big brothers, at a fraction of the cost.

A great combination of performance and value

This value-packed cordless stick vacuum from Dyson puts serious, hassle-free cleaning at a modest price. The V6 Cord-free offers many of the same great features of its V7 and V8 big brothers, at a fraction of the cost.

Compare with other cordless Dysons

This highly portable model gives you deep-cleaning power, and it can go places that a traditional corded vacuum can't. It even transforms into a handheld unit for your car, garage, or camper. And its built-in rechargeable battery gives you up to 20 minutes of juice.

Dyson V6 Cord-free handheld and stick vacuum cleaner

The Dyson V6 Cord-free comes with a direct-drive cleaner head that works wonders on carpets and hardwood floors.

Incredibly strong suction

Dyson has spent decades refining its vacuum technology. The result is a powerful cord-free unit that can tackle all sorts of messes. The V6 is ideal for dirt, dust, food, and even pet hair. Its 'max mode' button kicks it into high gear to tackle the toughest jobs, like thick carpets with ground-in dirt.

Great for the home and the car

The V6 functions as both a stick vacuum and a handheld portable unit. Because it's totally cordless, it's an awesome car vacuum. It makes short work of dirt, pet hair, and even rogue French fries.

The V6 is also nice for the hard-to-reach areas above window sills and underneath furniture. The included docking station mounts to the wall for convenient charging and storage.

Product Highlights:

  • high-performance rechargeable handheld/stick combo vacuum cleaner
    • the wand easily detaches, turning it into a handheld portable unit
  • deep cleans carpets, hardwood floors, and upholstered furniture
  • cord-free design makes moving from room to room easy
  • includes quick-release combination tool
  • built-in lithium-ion battery delivers up to 20 minutes of power
  • selectable "max mode" provides up to 6 minutes of ultra-strong suction for more difficult tasks
  • quickly converts to a handheld vacuum for quick clean-ups or use in the car
  • includes a wall-mount for easy storage and charging
  • suction power: max 100AW
  • bin volume: .11 gallons
  • dimensions: 9-13/16"H x 47-1/2"W x 8-1/4"D
  • weight: 4.5 lbs.
  • warranty: 2 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • Cordless vacuum cleaner with clear dust bin
  • 29" Wand
  • Motorized cleaner head
  • Power supply with attached 6' cord (DC output: 26.1V 780mA)
  • Combination tool
  • Docking station/wall mount
  • Operating Manual
  • The Story of Dyson booklet
  • Registration envelope

Dyson V6 Cord-free Reviews

Average Customer Review(s):

(2 Reviews)

Dyson V6 Cord-free

Debra from Charlottesville, VA on 10/25/2017

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

When you have carpeted stairs and a cat that sheds if you just look at it, a good vacuum cleaner is a necessity. I've tried all kinds.canisters, uprights, bagless etc. They were all so heavy and difficult to use on stairs, it made vacuuming a most-hated chore. Along comes Dyson with a lightweight but powerful cordless. The first time I used it, I was amazed at how well it worked. So easy to maneuver, great suction, and easy to empty the canister. It lays almost flat to get under the couch and is easy to carry and use on the stairs. It also doesn't seem to be as loud as some of the other vacuums (but it still scares the cat). I'd always heard Dyson was great. I'm now a believer.

Pros: lightweight, easy to manuever

Cons: terrorizes the cat

Excellent vacuum

Roy from Norton, Va on 10/18/2017

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Excellent suction and cordless allows for daily cleaning with convenience. The wall mount is an added bonus to keep everything tidy and guarantees a full charge for the next time you use it.

Pros: cordless, wall mount, battery life, suction

Cons: none


Hands-on research

Product Research


Overview: The Dyson V6 Cord-free is a cordless vacuum cleaner that is designed for quick cleaning of small areas and hard-to-reach spots. It is powered by the Dyson digital motor V6, which makes it the most powerful handheld vacuum (100 air watts). It comes with a motorized cleaner head, 29" extension wand, combination tool, and a docking station. The V6 Cord-free weighs only 4.5 pounds, and is powered by a 21.6 volt rechargeable battery. It is covered by a 2-year limited warranty.

Digital Motor V6: The Dyson Digital Motor V6 uses digital pulse technology and a neodymium magnet to spin at up to 110,000 times per minute. In addition to normal speed, the V6 Cord-free has a max power mode for higher suction for more difficult jobs.

2 Tier Radial Cyclone Technology: The V6 Cord-free uses Dyson's patented cyclone technology in which powerful centrifugal forces spin dust and dirt out of the air and into the bin. A total of 15 cyclones, arranged across two tiers, work in parallel to increase airflow and capture fine dust.

Balanced Cleaning: The V6 Cord-free is easy to use because it offers balanced cleaning, whether you're cleaning the floor or above the floor. The center of gravity is located towards the grip, which makes it easy to move the cleaning nozzle where it needs to go, especially when cleaning up high. When the motorized floor tool is attached, more weight is distributed toward the floor, giving you more balance as you maneuver the cleaning head around obstacles on the floor. The floor brush attachment can lie flat so you can clean under furniture.

Battery: The V6 Cord-free cordless vacuum is powered by a new 21.6 volt Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery. The battery charges in approximately 3.5 hours. A fully-charged battery delivers up to 20 minutes of powerful, fade-free suction, and up to 16 minutes with the motorized floor tool attached. When switched to Max Mode (see below), the battery life is reduced to 6 minutes. A single LED on the unit indicates the level of battery charge, or if there is a fault with the battery or charger.

Operating Modes: There are two operating modes: Powerful Suction and Max Power Mode. The Powerful Suction mode should be used for general cleaning and for extended battery life. For more difficult tasks, you can press the rear-mounted switch to engage the Max Power mode to give you up to 6 minutes of higher suction.

Dirt Ejector: The unit has a clear dirt bin with a volume of 0.11 gallons (approx. 1-3/4 cups). When the debris in the bin reaches the MAX level, it can be easily emptied in a single motion. Pressing down a lever releases the door on the bottom of the bin to eject the dirt. Once emptied, the door clicks back into place.

Washable Filter: The V6 Cord-free has a washable lifetime filter. It is recommended that the filter be washed with cold water at least once a month. It should be allowed to completely dry over a 24 hour period before reusing.

Docking Station: The Dyson V6 Cord-free comes with a convenient, wall-mountable docking station. The included power supply plugs into the docking station, so the battery is being charged whenever the unit is docked. The docking station also includes storage for the Combination Tool and other attachments.

Attachments: The Dyson V6 Cord-free can be used with the following included attachments:

  • Motorized Cleaner Head: The 9-7/8" wide Motorized Cleaner head is equipped with stiff nylon bristles to remove ground-in dirt from carpets. Carbon fiber filaments remove fine dust and allergens from hard floor surfaces. The Motorized Cleaner Head's bristles cover the width of the head, providing edge-to-edge cleaning.
  • Quick-release Combination Tool: The non-powered Combination Tool is ideal for quick cleanups, and can be used with or without the extension wand. It has a 2" x 1" nozzle with long bristles you can slide and lock into place when needed. The nozzle and bristles are at a 45° angle for better coverage.

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Why did you buy this?

good feedback [ Billww  Oct 31, 2018 ]
Price, brand reputation, experience with brand [ Charles  Oct 17, 2018 ]
Ease of use. [ Mike  Apr 08, 2018 ]