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Dyson DC50

£191.31
£145.00 £46.31 cheaper than 61 days ago
A classic 660 Watt Upright vacuum vacuum with poor features
660W Upright Vacuum Dry 5.3kg Dec 2012
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£219.99
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£309.99
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£75.00
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£79.00
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£79.99
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£95.00
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DC50 Multi Floor
£99.00
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£99.00
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£100.00
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DC50 Multi Floor
£114.95
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£120.00
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£120.00
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£139.95
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£139.99
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£149.99
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Dyson DC50 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Dyson DC50 number 417 across all vacuum cleaners.
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1,000 Reviews
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Poor
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Missing Some Features
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4 Years Old
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Overall Score
45
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

It has great user reviews with 81% of buyers recommending this vacuum cleaner to others. Numatic vacuums 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 vacuums 2017.
Customers report it is a good size, it is easy to use and good suction.
This Dyson vacuum cleaner is missing some features:
Quite low maximum input power

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There is a 90% 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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Dyson DC50 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 1,000 owner reviews the average owner rating of this vacuum is 83%. Over 80% of reviewers gave this vacuum cleaner either 4 or 5 stars and 81% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is a Good Size

67 people who purchased the product concluded that it was lightweight, 49 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was compact and 38 people reckoned that it was easy to carry around. two people who reviewed it wrote that it was thin, however 12 people wrote in their review that this vacuum cleaner was not good in terms of size. and nine customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner mentioned that it was heavy and bulky. two people who bought this vacuum cleaner considered that it was tight.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

122 people wrote in their reviews that the Dyson DC50 was easy to use, 15 people mentioned that the product was easy to assemble and three owners thought the product was comfortable and easy to hold. two people concluded that it was easy to setup.

Users Report Good Suction

73 owners who reviewed it said that it had good suction, however 13 owners mentioned that it had poor suction. and 13 people who reviewed the product reckoned that it did not have good suction.

Customers Report Portable

67 people wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to move around.

Customers Report Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

Four customers who purchased this vacuum cleaner agreed that it was good at cleaning dog hair.

Dyson Has Very Good Vacuum Reviews

Based on 14,623 expert and owner reviews (including 12,999 verified purchases), Dyson has very good reviews for its vacuum cleaners. 91% of those that bought a Dyson vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Easy to Empty

45 customers who purchased the Dyson DC50 considered that it was easy to empty.

Users Report Good Filter

Two customers considered that the Dyson DC50 had a good filter.

  • Brought almost five years ago, brilliant little cleaner, down side was the short cable and the hose to do corners a bit short, this time round however they have very much improved the WHOLE machine, much more powerful and longer hose and cable, easy filter now to clean out, very light as was the last one…
    Witch (Argos.co.uk) - January 2014
  • This is an easy task and cleaning the filter is a simple procedure…

Customers Report Acceptable Noise Level

Seven customers said in their reviews that the Dyson DC50 was quiet.

  • Excellent cleaning power, picks up from all kinds of surfaces, very quiet and easy to handle…
    Mcdig (Argos.co.uk) - November 2014
  • On the plus side as an upright the machine picks up well it is quiet and very lightweight especially compared to our last machine which was a full body workout in itself, Minus side annoying accessories that come from the handle…
  • It works so efficiently and quietly…
    Annie (Argos.co.uk) - November 2013
  • An excellent product, light weight, quiet and efficient…
  • Easy to use, powerful and quiet…
  • Make sure you keep the filters clean or it gets noisy and performance suffers badly…
  • It performs well, picks up far more than our old vacuum cleaner its quieter, lighter, very pleased with purchase…
    Iantt (Argos.co.uk) - October 2014
  • It is quiet small so wouldn't be suitable for a large house…

Customers Report Good Brush

Six customers who purchased the product thought it had a good brush.

Customers Report Nice Design

11 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was well designed, five customers who reviewed the Dyson DC50 reckoned that it was neat and four owners concluded that it was good looking.

Customers Report Excellent Technical Guidance

Three people wrote that the product had good technical guidance.

  • The cleanable filter (done one a month in water) is accessible and the instructions are clear…
    MikMax (Argos.co.uk) - January 2015
  • Instructions not that clear…
    Lulu4now (Argos.co.uk) - November 2014
  • The diagrams do not give enough written instructions with them, except for a few on a different page…
  • Assembly instructions not very clear…
    SKD1 (Argos.co.uk) - September 2014
  • For an older person on their own it would be helpful for the instructions to be clearer or demonstrated in the shop on how it is put together…
    Yewey (Argos.co.uk) - August 2014
  • Instructions are great…
    DfaG (Argos.co.uk) - September 2014

Customers Report Superior Product Quality

13 owners said in their reviews that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is Robust

Nine customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner agreed that it was well made, five customers thought this vacuum cleaner was strong and durable and three customers who reviewed it agreed that it was reliable. however 11 people said that it was not robust., six people who purchased this vacuum cleaner thought it was not strong and durable and four customers considered that it was not well made.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

15 people mentioned in their reviews that it was good value for money, however 13 people said that this vacuum cleaner was not priced fairly. and 10 people who purchased the product concluded that it was not good value for money. three owners reckoned that it was expensive.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £145.00 it is more expensive than 64% of vacuum cleaners.

Price Has Gone Down by £46 (24%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Dyson DC50 and the United Kingdom price of £145.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $219.95 (£286.33).

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Features

Quite Low Maximum Input Power

With a maximum input power of only 660 Watts, the Dyson DC50 has a quite low maximum input power compared to most of the other vacuums. The average maximum input power of vacuums is 1,100W.

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Average Weight

The Dyson DC50's weight of 5.3kg is pretty typical compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the heaviest 43% of all vacuum cleaners when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Telescopic Tube

The Dyson DC50 has a telescopic tube, which is unusual. 94% of vacuum cleaners do not have a telescopic tube.

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A Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The Dyson DC50 has an A carpet cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuums. Most vacuum cleaners have a C carpet cleaning performance class.

The worst carpet cleaning performance class across similar types of vacuum cleaner is G.

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Supports Variable Power

The Dyson DC50 supports variable power. 71% of vacuum cleaners do not support variable power.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum cleaner has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is the most commonly found hard floor cleaning performance class on vacuum cleaners.

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Has a Washable Filter

The Dyson DC50 has a washable filter, which is unusual. 86% of vacuum cleaners do not have a washable filter.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Dyson vacuum cleaner was released in December 2012.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dyson dc50ierp, dyson dc50mf, labour dc50i
Barcodes 05020010113632, 05025155020081, 05054186343906

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