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Owner Reviews Are Average
People who bought this vacuum cleaner rated this vacuum 70 out of 100 on average.
Easy to Use
A few customers who purchased the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor considered that it was easy to use. Cornishgirl6 said “The switch for the multifloor function is handy situated on top of the cylinder rather than having to use your foot” in their Dyson DC40 Multi Floor review and rated it 5 stars. Daphers wrote on Amazon “Is a joy to use”. Deb wrote in her review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor on Amazon “And it is so easy and light to use - I hoover up even when it's not needed! Other reviews say the lead is too short”.
Five Dyson DC40 Multi Floor reviewers who bought the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor thought it was easy to assemble. A few weeks ago Jenny wrote on Amazon “Went for the DC40, I love it! It was simple to put together (took less than 10 mins” in her review. Kreennn said in their review in December this year “Hair free ! The hoover is easy to assemble”. Minimoo said in their Dyson DC40 Multi Floor review on Amazon “I have to disagree with this (well, my boyfriend does as he built it!) as we found it exceptionally easy to put together”.
One Dyson DC40 Multi Floor owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was comfortable and easy to hold. Marinah mentioned on Amazon three years ago “This is a very comfortable vacuum cleaner”.
Several people who reviewed the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review on Amazon this month “I hiave since bought a cheap £60 hoover to put me over” yet they only gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 1 stars. A few weeks ago Jenny mentioned in her Dyson DC40 Multi Floor review on Amazon “Cheap and flimsy made”. Jenny also mentioned “Feels cheap and flimsy compared to the other two dyson hoovers I've had before hand”.
Eight Dyson DC40 Multi Floor reviewers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner concluded that it was good value for money. Denis D wrote on Amazon “Dyson decided to save themselves some money by reducing the length of the cable so now we have to move from socket to socket” yet he gave it a score of 2 stars. Denis D also mentioned “Save your money and look elswhere”. Glyn G gave it a rating of 5 stars and said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “I really like this cleaner, good performance, easy to move about, light, looks quite good, some great features, Price - a tad dear at over £300”.
Two customers who bought this vacuum cleaner thought it was cheap. Ian Lunt mentioned on Amazon “Do not buy this overpriced rubbish” in his review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor. R. M. Dunnett said on Amazon “I regard it as expensive” in their review.
Some customers mentioned in their reviews that the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor was well made. Four years ago Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor on Amazon “Bought this Dyson as we have had two new solid floors laid”. Amazon Customer also wrote “You can move straight on to solid floors”. Fitness Girl wrote a few weeks ago “Great pick up power and well built” in their Dyson DC40 Multi Floor review.
A few customers agreed that it was reliable. M. Dowden said on Amazon “I am reliably informed by the manufacturer’s site that this weighs 6.6 kgs”. Paul Mcferran wrote in his review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor a few weeks ago “We still use our trusty old DC03 in the shed” although he scored it 20 out of 100. Wurzel said in December this year “We bought this model to replace our trusty and much loved DC01 which we have had for yonks.” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.
A few customers who bought the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor considered that it was easy to move around. Amazon Customer said “Hard about whether to get the lightweight model or the full model, as I was aware that I would have to lug the cleaner up”. Amazon Customer also wrote “I say the lightweight model is the way to go”. Berylmorrison said in their review “Dyson DC40 Multifloor Lightweight Dyson Ball” .
Some Dyson DC40 Multi Floor reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had good suction. Adrian747 mentioned “And of course the suction is amazing - it's hard to believe there's a better vacuum cleaner out there” in their Dyson DC40 Multi Floor review. Amazon Customer mentioned this month “The suction was amazing throughout its whole life” in their review and rated the product 4 stars. Amazon Customer also wrote “The DC40 has variable suction which I like”.
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Easy to Empty
Some customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was easy to empty. Three years ago Camcon wrote “Because of the tiny bucket size fills very quickly so requires constant emptying” in their review of this vacuum cleaner however despite that they only gave the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor a score of 1 stars. Foxy said in their review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor on Amazon “The cylinder - as with the hose, much smaller than our old Dyson, although still as easy to empty, thankfully” but even so they rated the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor 40 out of 100. Glyn G scored the product 5 stars and said on Amazon four years ago “Its a super cleaner, easy to use and the head gets into all the awkward places, emptying is brilliant, just press a button”.
The DC40 Multi Floor is one the best selling vacuum currently available for sale.
Acceptable Noise Level
Three people thought it was quiet. D. J. Purton-Smith said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “It was so much quieter, lighter and the amount of dust”. Lizzie said in her review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor on Amazon a few weeks ago “This particular model is stylish, light weight, easy to manoeuvre, easy to empty after use and quiet”. M. Dowden said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “It has to be admitted we were pleasantly surprised as it sounded so quiet compared to our old cleaner, which sounded like you were on the airstrip at Heathrow” .
A few customers who reviewed the product considered that it was noisy. Deb mentioned “And it is not as noisy as I was expecting - again” in her review. Deb also said “The cheaper hoover is much noisier”. Victoria wrote “Hardly lets me doing the hoovering! Powerful, not too noisy, "swallows" the tiniest thing”.
Dyson Has Good Vacuum Reviews
Based on 12,047 user and expert reviews, Dyson has good reviews for its vacuum cleaners. Dyson also has good reviews specifically for its vacuums.
Six people who bought it reckoned that it was a good design. Jen Barrett wrote on Amazon “The ball is just an amazing design feature” and rated it 5 stars. Mr. D. I. Marsh gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 5 stars and said “The design is so clever!” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Newbreezer mentioned in their review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor “Excellent design”.
Some customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good looking. Four years ago Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “The bagless device for expelling the dust into the bin is pretty nifty” and rated the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor 4 stars. Jack wrote in his review on Amazon “It also fits beautifully under the bottom shelf in my cupboard, as though it was built for it”.
One person who bought it reckoned that it was aesthetic. This month Amazon Customer said “Old vacuum cleaner, so the ball is just aesthetic! Suction excellent” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.
One Dyson DC40 Multi Floor owner mentioned in their reviews that it was ergonomic. Damian Corcoran said in his review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor three years ago “I had hoped an upright and ergonomically designed Dyson would be easy on the joints” but in spite of that he scored the product 2 stars.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor was well designed. Jack mentioned on Amazon “User friendly and nicely designed” in his review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor.
Good Technical Features
Some people who purchased the product considered that it had good features. Adamski said “This is a slimline upright vacuum cleaner with some great features”.
Several customers agreed that the product had a good brush. Minimoo wrote “This nozzle also has a brush on it to that can be slid up to cover the nozzle - this would be ideal for going along skirting boards etc”. Prooro gave the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor a score of 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon “I also bought the larger dusting brush which is brilliant”.
Some Dyson DC40 Multi Floor reviewers reckoned that the product had a good filter. M. Dowden mentioned in their Dyson DC40 Multi Floor review “Keep clean, as is the filter, that shouldn’t need to be replaced” and rated the product as very good.
Good Power Cord
One Dyson DC40 Multi Floor reviewer wrote in their reviews that it had a good power cord. Last year M. Dowden gave the product a rating of 5 stars and mentioned “Has a power lead that is 7.2m long”.
Good At Cleaning Pet Hair
One customer said in their reviews that it was good at cleaning cat hair. J. V. Appleton wrote in their Dyson DC40 Multi Floor review “The dyson fitted the bill, also it is very good picking up cat hairs, I am very pleased with it, I would recommend it to anyone” and scored this vacuum cleaner very highly.
Just Released Six Months Ago
This vacuum was released just six months ago.
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Does Not Have a Brush Tool
Like most of the other recently released vacuums, the DC40 Multi Floor does not have a brush tool.
Poor Product Quality
Some customers who purchased it mentioned that it was not good quality. Al wrote on Amazon “So it not fit for purpose” in his review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor. Foxy gave it a score of 2 stars and mentioned in their review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor “The machine as a whole - the general build quality is very flimsy, particularly the mechanism which locks”. Four years ago Loopy Loo said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “The most annoying aspect is the poor quality of the plastic parts”.
Not Good in Terms of Size
Some people mentioned in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner was not heavy and bulky. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner four years ago “It is just about the right weight without being too heavy, cumbersome or bulky” . In December this year Ana said on Amazon “The bad side it is that is a little heavy and awkward to manouver.”. Damian Corcoran wrote in his review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor on Amazon “I found it heavy and clumsy” and gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 2 stars.
A number of customers who purchased the product concluded that it was not lightweight. Minimoo wrote in their review of the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor on Amazon “The one thing I would say is it's not perhaps as "lightweight" as made out”.
One Dyson DC40 Multi Floor owner reckoned that the product was not a good height. Three years ago Damian Corcoran mentioned “Not all the floors are at the same height” in his review of this vacuum cleaner.
One Dyson DC40 Multi Floor reviewer who reviewed the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor reckoned that it was not thick. Foxy wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner three years ago “It's nice and loose.” and gave the product a rating of 40 out of 100.
One customer said in their reviews that the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor was not good structurally. Glyn G mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner four years ago “The construction is a bit flimsy and i doubt it will last anything like the Electrolux”.
Several customers who purchased the product wrote that it did not have good technical guidance. A few weeks ago Nikki Williams mentioned in her review “Easy to put together (although I did need to double check the instructions a few times” but even so she gave the Dyson DC40 Multi Floor a rating of 5 stars. R. M. Dunnett wrote on Amazon “We did not find the assembly instructions easy to follow, although we managed it in the end” in their review.
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Price Has Recently Increased by £40.01
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Like most of the other vacuums that were released in the last year, the DC40 Multi Floor is not cordless.
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Arrived in less than 24 hours. Easy to put together (although I did need to double check the instructions a few times). Picks up great on both carpet and floors. Hose stretches to ceiling... Read more…
Purchased this Dyson DC40 to replace my last Dyson ,have had 4 now ,cleans well ,haven't had to change the suction on the brush head ,find it works fine as it is ,thought it might have been a... Read more…
Really wanted to like this after 10 years of a DC7 I think.
This is an odd one. Even the repair engineer ( employed by Dyson) spins the story that these are all tested and what not, and that the... Read more…
The ball doesn't roll in all directions like the old design and is very restricted in manoueverability. It works just back and forh like and old vacuum cleaner, so the ball is just aesthetic!!... Read more…
Replaced a 15 year old Dyson with this. It's great and so manoeuvrable. Love the ease of changing from hard floor to carpet (press a button). I was a bit concerned about the capacity after reading... Read more…
I hate this thing. We had a Dyson DC03 for many years, and decided to upgrade to this DC40. Despite them being about the same weight, the DC40 feels so much heavier, maybe because of the way it... Read more…
There appears to be a design fault as it cant handle some types of deep pile carpets. Its too powerful. It creates such a powerful vacuum that you cant move it. The Dyson engineer came and took... Read more…
I specifically ask for a amazon box on the outside of the item, but arrive in the original box, very badly handled, the carton was ripped of in some areas it was lucky it didnt break anything.... Read more…
Bought this to replace dc14.
Its a little lighter,uses less power,has more suction and cleans carpets very well.
Not as manoeuvrable as you'd think,still quite noisy,power chord... Read more…
Dyson have really cut corners with this machine. It is of flimsy manufacture and the extension hose is so narrow you will never get through a
vacuuming without have to stop and clear the tube. It... Read more…