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Dyson DC19 Vacuum Cleaner

£189.99
1,400W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 7.8kg Sep 2013
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date
One industry award
Reasonably priced
Easy to use
116 Reviews + 1 Award
Digital Versus 5 Star
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Reasonably Priced

Fifteen customers who reviewed it thought it was good value for money. Richard Marston said “Good price decent machine” in his review of this vacuum cleaner and scored the Dyson DC19 the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Sean P. Scully rated this vacuum cleaner 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert review site Amazon “A small price to pay for clean floors! Two years down the line so I've decided to add a note to this review”. Peanut scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said on expert review site Amazon “Good value for money and excellent service from Amazon” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Two owners who purchased this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it was expensive. Richard Marston he said “As good as the more expensive machines in the range” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Mr. C. Longley mentioned on expert website Amazon “These vacuums are seriously overpriced” in their review of this vacuum cleaner however they scored this vacuum cleaner 2 stars out of 5.

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Support

Poor Technical Guidance

Two people who reviewed this vacuum cleaner agreed that it did not have good technical guidance. Billythe Kid wrote “Instructions not that brilliant at first I tried both buttons to empty instead of handle button only” in their review of this vacuum cleaner however they still scored it 5 stars out of 5. A. Smith said “There's no mention of this in the instructions, which are generally poor & uninformative! I miss the trigger release emptying that my DC14 had” however despite that they still gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5.


Reviews

One Industry Award

Digital Versus gave this vacuum a "5 Star" award.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This Dyson vacuum received an expert rating of 100 out of 100 from Digital Versus. This means that experts think this vacuum cleaner is one of the better vacuums that were released more than two years ago.

User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 115 user reviews the average user rating of this high maximum input power vacuum cleaner is 83%. 68 reviewers (81% of all reviewers) gave this vacuum cleaner either 4 or 5 stars and 89% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

Based on 10,983 expert and owner reviews (including 1,673 verified purchases), Dyson has good ratings for its vacuums. Dyson also has good ratings specifically within its high maximum input power vacuums range compared to other brands. 93% of those that bought a Dyson vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good Suction

Thirty-three owners who purchased it said that it had good suction. Shaumbra wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “The suction was great the first few times”. R. Owen said on expert review site Amazon nine years ago “In order to find out I will have to buy the user guide for £2.50! The strange thing about it is that the suction is fantastic” but despite that they only gave it a rating of 3 stars out of 5. Neil Martin wrote on expert review site Amazon “Should have came with the vacuum as standard really, although the flat out head is good for hard floors (better suction) and getting under furniture” in his Dyson DC19 review.

Poor Power Cord

Two customers who reviewed it mentioned that it did not have a good power cord. Neil Martin mentioned in his review of this vacuum cleaner on expert review site Amazon “My only gripe is that the power cord doesn't retract very fast any more” however he gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Pandy123 wrote “The electrical lead is reluctant to recoil” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Good Brush

Three owners concluded that the Dyson DC19 had a good brush. Three years ago Pandy123 mentioned on expert review site Argos.co.uk “The lift power of dirt is intermittent depending on whether the brush heads are adjusted correctly” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Customer123 wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “The plastic part on the brush that can be used to connect it to the main part for storage broke off soon after we got it”. Doodle mentioned eight years ago “This machine used in conjunction with a turbo brush is superb for de-hairing my house! Three Cocker Spaniels make some amount of hair” and scored it 80 out of 100.

Portable

Three customers concluded that the product was easy to move around.

Easy Access to the Filter, Easy Maintenance

Four people wrote in their reviews that the Dyson DC19 had a good filter. Digital Versus wrote “Easy access to the filter, easy maintenance”. Nine years ago Russ_w mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on expert review site Amazon “Flour and plaster dust are two examples of particles that will clog the filter faster than you can fill the Clear Bin(tm”. Eight years ago Garry Carter said “The washable filter is a real bonus, I havent yet washed it”.

Easy to Empty

Four customers considered that it was easy to empty. Two years ago Becky said in her review of this vacuum cleaner “The suction & how easy it is to empty out”. Becky10 wrote also two years ago “So easy to empty too because it's s bagless My only very small downside would be the cable length (approx” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Hayleybell said also two years ago “Easy manoeuvrability and easy to empty” and gave this vacuum cleaner the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.


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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was September 2013 when this vacuum was released.


Design

Easy to Use

Seventeen people wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Rachel Hopkins scored this vacuum cleaner the highest possible rating of 5 stars and she said “It is so easy to use and light to carry around the house” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. Sean P. Scully scored this vacuum cleaner 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert website Amazon “It has great suction and is easy to use, although steering it takes a little getting used to” in his Dyson DC19 review. Perry Sheppard wrote on expert review site Amazon “Overall even if you have an upright already the cylnider is still very handy - also seems to have dropped by £100 recently which makes it an excellent buy” in his review of this vacuum cleaner.

Three customers who purchased the product agreed that it was easy to assemble. Chilli110 mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Quick and easy to put together” and gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5. Gary Wright gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and he said on expert review site Amazon “The vacuum cleaner is very, very easy to assemble” in his review of this vacuum cleaner.

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Good Product Quality

Seven owners wrote in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner was good quality. Sean P. Scully rated the product 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert review site Amazon nine years ago “Overall it has a good quality feel about it”. Small_furry_fury wrote on expert website Amazon “I'll put up with the slightly cheaper build quality on account of still having my ear drums in tact” in their review of this vacuum cleaner nonetheless they only gave it a score of 20 out of 100. Chilli110 mentioned on expert website Argos.co.uk “The build quality is excellent” in their review of the Dyson DC19.

Not Cordless

Like most of the other vacuum cleaners of this age and spec, the Dyson DC19 is not cordless.

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Nice Design

Five owners who bought this vacuum cleaner thought it was well designed. Two years ago Birkan mentioned “Nice design” in their review of this vacuum cleaner nonetheless they only gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Nine years ago Ellyblue said “It is light and well designed”. Blakey mentioned on expert review site Amazon “The rest of the design is great - no comments or complaints! Wishing that the model came with the roller head” in their Dyson DC19 review.

Four owners concluded that the product was good looking. Nine years ago Russ_w wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on expert website Amazon “The performance, ergonomics and styling are a delight”. Shaumbra mentioned on expert review site Amazon three years ago “The old style was much easier” however despite that they only gave it a score of 20 out of 100. Mr. M. Manley wrote “Overall a good looking machine and i would recomend this vac over any cheaper one” and scored this vacuum cleaner 5 stars out of 5.

Two owners who bought this vacuum cleaner considered that it was neat. Peanut scored it a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned on expert website Amazon “The suction is superb - it is neat, tidy and easy to maintain”.

Two people who purchased it agreed that it was ugly. Nine years ago Mr. C. Longley wrote “I had a guest and it emptied the ashtray they were using from the force of the air vent! Its also ugly looking beast now”. They also said “DC19 - Noisy & Ugly” in their review.

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Very Robust

Eight customers thought it was well made. Russ_w mentioned on expert review site Amazon “The DC19 is truly a miracle of modern engineering” in their Dyson DC19 review and scored it 4 stars out of 5. Dave Filipovic-Carter said on expert review site Amazon “Excellent build quality; well thought-out accessories;”. Eight years ago Ajmal Sultany gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned “British Allergy Foundation Seal of Approval; Tough, durable and compact construction; On-board tool storage; Flat Out head; Better control when moving around Some of the limitations so far”.

Four people thought it was strong and durable. Digital Versus said “Very robust”. Lub67 mentioned on expert website Argos.co.uk “It is a nice sturdy machine” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Becky wrote “It's durable in a house with 5 children” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.

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Power

Average Suction Power

With a suction power of 280 Watts, the Dyson DC19 has a relatively typical suction power compared to most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that were released around the same time as this vacuum.

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1,400 Watt Maximum Input Power

This is a 1,400 Watt vacuum cleaner.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

The Dyson DC19 has a pretty standard weight (7.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that have been available for more than two years.

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Good Size

Thirteen customers who bought the product agreed that it was heavy and bulky. Shaumbra mentioned on expert review site Amazon “It was always too heavy for me and this actually feels a little heavier”. Ms. S. D. Pengelly wrote in their Dyson DC19 review “1) It's heavy and bulky 2) The hose often gets tangled up”. Mrs. Super Bins mentioned on expert website Amazon “Several things noteworthy, I think this plastic fest version is over designed and not in a good way, suiting large hands, its hefty and takes some man handling” yet they gave the product a score of 40 out of 100.

Five owners mentioned in their reviews that it was thin. Two years ago Gini wrote on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Very portable! Ideal for car and narrow staircase in new cottage!”. Dlb scored this vacuum cleaner 4 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “It is very easy to manouvre, not too heavy for my bad back, cleans really well and the slim head makes getting under furniture, beds etc really easy”. Nine years ago Ellyblue mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on expert review site Amazon “The adjustable handle also makes storage easier.) The main tool for cleaning floors the "Flat Out" tool is very slim to enable it to get under furniture” and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5.

Two owners who reviewed this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it was compact. Mandab2203 wrote “Great compact design, fantastic power” and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Two owners thought this vacuum cleaner was lightweight. Angusjenny said “Perfect all rounder lightweight enough and glides between the oak flooring the rug” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Two years ago Becky10 wrote “I also love how lightweight it is so you can take it upstairs or easily lift to reach the ceiling”.

Two customers concluded that it was thick. Mr. C. Longley wrote on expert review site Amazon “The electric cord is thicker and studier than previous models” but despite that they scored the product 2 stars out of 5.

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Ergonomics

Has a Washable Filter

The Dyson DC19 has a washable filter. Most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that were launched more than two years ago also have a washable filter.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hard Floor Brush

The Dyson DC19 has a hard floor brush, as do most of the other similar spec vacuum cleaners that were launched around the same time as this vacuum.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Dyson DC19 has an upholstery nozzle included, as do most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that are a comparable age to this vacuum cleaner.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Six people who reviewed the Dyson DC19 considered that it was noisy. Sean P. Scully mentioned on expert website Amazon “On the negative side I would agree that it is quite noisy” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Mr. C. Longley wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on expert website Amazon “THe DC19 is noisy beast compare to the original DC05 (Whistles at a high pitch”.

Three customers who reviewed the product considered that it was quiet. F. Diouman said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “If it was really light and silent, then I would have given it 5 stars” and scored it 4 stars out of 5. Gary Wright mentioned “In terms of noise, I think it is quieter than both our previous vacuums, something I think is likely attributed to more modern technology”.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05025155012970

Dyson DC19 Review Sources

To prepare this Dyson DC19 review we compared this vacuum cleaner to 1,851 other models. For each vacuum cleaner that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 141,719 product attributes, 28,551 vacuum cleaner reviews and 2,651,100 historical vacuum cleaner prices from 210 vacuum cleaner retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this vacuum cleaner compared to the other models as well as any areas where this vacuum cleaner is lacking.

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