Adding an LCD to a cordless vacuum may seem like madness at first, but once you start using the V11 it makes a lot of sense. If you plug in the new High Torque cleaner head, the Medium mode becomes Auto mode. Spare batteries cost about £65 each but they don’t seem to be readily available from the Dyson website. 60-min/12-min run-times; 4.5hr charge time. England and Wales company registration number 2008885. Starting life on the consumer PC press back in 1998, David has been at the forefront of technology for the past 20 years. Low, Medium and Max are replaced with Eco for better battery life, Medium for general use and Boost for those times you need a short burst of extra power. At the front, there’s the same socket to take the extension pole and accessories. That’s high-quality cleaning in the easiest way possible. Allergy sufferers in particular will be glad to know that the v11 Absolute’s advanced filtering 'captures 99.97% of particles as small as 0.3 microns', making this a valuable addition to Dyson's suite of wellness products, which also includes the Dyson Pure Cool Me air purifier. Living in a house with three cats, pet hair can be a problem. Where most earlier Dyson vacs came with built-in batteries, this one comes with a removable click-in Lithium-Ion battery that can be charged either on or off the hand unit. If last year’s model signalled the death of corded models, the V11 gives them that final push over the edge. T3 is part of Future plc, an international media group and leading digital publisher. This soft, velvety number is perfect for ingesting larger items like spilt dry cereals along with any dust and hair. This is an excellent thing because when it comes time to remove the floor head and do some above-head cobweb removal, you need something that you can actually lift without having to follow it up with a visit to the osteopath. The lightweight Roborock H6, for instance, features a small OLED screen that provides second-by-second battery levels when holding the trigger, while the excellent Tineco Pure One S12 goes even further to include full cleaning performance monitoring – including information on blockages – with a huge and very pretty looking LED display. The display also rids another problem: battery anxiety. But the proof is in the pudding so we’ve called in the dogs, emptied the dusty contents of our last vacuum cleaner test and trampled it in for good measure. Visit our corporate site. Switching to the Soft Roller head – which is really designed for this job – and everything was gone on Eco mode, showing the true power of this vacuum cleaner and its well-designed heads. Having the gates open (or partly open) is useful on a hard floor, letting the head pick up bigger particles that would normally just be pushed around. We check over 130 million products every day for the best prices, DEFINITIVE best Black Friday phone deals: iPhone, Samsung Galaxy, Pixel 5, SIM only, Best DAC 2020: best headphone DAC and portable DAC for phones, laptops and more, Best barbecue 2020: the best grills, BBQs, pellet grills and smokers, Best cordless vacuum cleaner 2020: the best cordless vacuums and stick vacs at some great Black Friday prices, Google Nest Hub Max review: Google's best smart home device yet, and a T3 Award winner, Google Home Hub review: the next step in Google's evolving smart home, Google Home Mini review: small in size, big on features, Best barbecue 2020: the best grills, BBQs, pellet grills and smokers in Australia, Best treadmills 2020: the best running machines to get you road fit, at home, Amazon Echo Dot (4th gen) and Echo Dot with Clock review: cheap Alexa is better than ever. After all, with the trigger action, you’re only using battery power while physically vacuuming. It builds on the success of the Dyson V10, which it very closely physically resembles, and boosts both the power and the smartness of its cleaning, with 20% more suction, a new Torque Drive Motorhead that knows whether it’s on hard floor or carpet, three power modes and an improved battery management system that achieves run times of up to 60 minutes.