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Dyson V8 Animal

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3378 reviews of Dyson V8 Animal. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design. The size is also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed views about the reliability. Some have doubts about the price.

usability, size, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Dyson V8 Animal is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Richard & Jackie Stevenson (

Dyson V8 Animal


Our fur-moulting, muddy-pawed companions have always necessitated the best in vacuum cleaner technology for the home. Big motors, powerful suction, dedicated tools and floor-heads with rotating brush bars are a must. So can Dyson's V8 Animal cordless...

An outstanding pet-specific cordless cleaner, only bested by Dyson's own V8 Absolute for hard floors.

Oct, 2016

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Dyson V8 Animal review: A cheaper alternative to the Cyclone V10


Not as good as the new Dyson Cyclone V10 but the Dyson V8 Animal is a cheaper option and still a fantastic vacuum cleaner

Lightweight and manouevrable ; Powerful suction ; Cheapest Dyson V8

Expensive ; Some parts feel flimsy ; Not as good as the Dyson Cyclone V10

My only issue with it is that, as with all Dysons, it’s expensive and build quality in places feels a little too plasticky for my liking, particularly the bin-release handle. Plus, now that the Dyson Cyclone V10 has arrived, it's no longer the best of...

Apr, 2018

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Dyson V8 Animal review

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Specially designed for homes with pets, the Dyson V8 Animal is being marketed as ‘cord-free' and ‘hassle-free'. Dyson claims this cordless vacuum cleaner is super-easy to use, and extremely hygienic. But it costs a pretty penny. Is it worth the money,...

Jun, 2017

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Great service


"Quick and easy ordering and delivery vey speedy. Delighted with product. "

Jan, 2019

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Excellent Product


"This is the third item we have purchased from AO in recents months and again the availability of products and speed of delivery was excellent. This product and AO are highly recommended. For those worried about Battery life we can hoover a large 3 bed...

Jan, 2019

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Does What it Says on The Can


"Fantastic, lightweight, hand held, cordless vacuum cleaner, that copes with the hair from three shedding dogs. Easy to empty. Vast improvement on the V6 Animal that we have replaced with this. (Daughter has inherited the V6 as after nearly 4 years of...

Jan, 2019

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Good product


"Only works for 20min on full power with thick carpet. Still great suction. "

Dec, 2018

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Best thing I’ve ever bought!


I used to hate vacuuming - now I love it! So easy and everywhere so clean!

Dec, 2018

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What a great big of kit, love me hoover. I use it every day for every job.

Dec, 2018

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It sucks


I am converted. More powerful than my corded upright Dyson! Easier to manoeuvre. Quick at charging. Quieter. Easier to empty. What more can you ask for?

Dec, 2018