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Dyson DC30

£66.69
Dyson DC30
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A classic and remarkably economical to run 200W handheld vacuum cleaner, with a stunningly light 1.2kg weight but representing only middle of the road value for money
200W Handheld Dry 1.2kg Dec 2012
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Dyson DC30 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Dyson DC30 number 168 in best selling vacuum cleaners and number 477 across all vacuum cleaners.
90
Reviews
175 Reviews
69
Value for Money
Good
65
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£49 Over 10 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%, based on 175 reviews. Numatic vacuum cleaners also have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer vacuum cleaners with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
This Dyson vacuum cleaner has running costs of only £49 over 10 years, which puts it in the cheapest 2% of all 1,383 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
Customers report it is easy to use, to empty and it is robust. However they also report that it is expensive.
The DC30 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Lighter than average
Very low maximum input power

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £65.82 on eBay 76 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 52% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

Owners have rated this vacuum on average 80 out of 100. 88 reviewers (73% of all reviewers) gave this vacuum either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Expensive

Five people who purchased this vacuum cleaner concluded that it was not good value for money and five people said in their reviews that it was expensive.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

21 customers who purchased it agreed that it was easy to use.

Users Report Easy to Empty

16 owners who purchased it considered that it was easy to empty.

Dyson Has Very Good Vacuum Reviews

Based on 18,149 expert and owner reviews (including 15,097 verified purchases), Dyson has very good reviews for its vacuums. 91% of those that bought a Dyson vacuum would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Four people considered that the product was well made.

Customers Report Portable

Three customers who reviewed the product considered that it was easy to move around.

Customers Report Helpful Technical Guidance

Two people who purchased it reckoned that it had good technical guidance.

Users Report Good Suction

17 customers mentioned in their reviews that the product had good suction.

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Four customers who reviewed the product wrote that it was good quality.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was lightweight.

Users Report Nice Design

Five owners mentioned that it was well designed and two people who reviewed it mentioned that it was ergonomic.

Customers Report Superior Battery Life

13 owners who bought it mentioned that it had a good battery life and three people mentioned in their reviews that it was quick to charge.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 76% of vacuums, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £66.69 it does not look like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Dyson DC30 and the United Kingdom price of £66.69 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $67.52 (£92.93).

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The DC30 is one of the cheapest to run vacuums that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the DC30 will cost only £49 over 10 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Dyson released the DC30 in December 2012.

Features

Lighter Than Average

The Dyson DC30's weight of only 1.2kg is in the lightest 2% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature. The weights of vacuum cleaners range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg.

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Very Low Maximum Input Power

The Dyson DC30 has one of the lower maximum input powers (only 200 Watts) amongst vacuums of this age. Vacuums have maximum input powers of between 3.6W and 8,600W, and the average maximum input power is 1,100W.

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