Dyson V8 Animal vs Dyson V11 Animal

Cordless Stick Vacuum

Photo of Dyson V8 Animal

Cordless Stick Vacuum

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Dyson V8 Animal vs Dyson V11 Animal Features Overview

The V11 Animal has a longer maximum runtime than the V8 Animal. The Dyson V11 animal comes with an LED screen that shows remaining battery life and modes while the V8 model does not include any digital screen. Another difference is the maximum RPM of the motors, the Dyson V8’s motor can spin at up to 108,000 RPM, while the Dyson V11 can spin at up to 125,000 RPM, this is why the suction of the Dyson V11 model is better. Here we list their main features before getting into our more detailed comparison.

Dyson V8 Animal Key Features

  • Micro filter, Hepa filtering
  • Suitable for Carpet – Hard Floor – Laminate – Tile – Wood
  • 0.14 gallon dirt bin capacity
  • 21.6V Lithium-Ion battery
  • 40 Min. (up to) runtime with a single charge( 5h)

Dyson V11 Animal Key Features

  • Micro filter, Hepa filtering
  • Suitable for Carpet – Hard Floor – Laminate – Tile – Wood
  • 0.2 gallon dirt bin capacity
  • 18V Lithium-Ion battery
  • 60 Min. (up to) runtime with a single charge (4.5h)

Reasons to choose Dyson V8 Animal over Dyson V11 Animal

Weight 5.75 lbs.vs6.68 lbs.

Reasons to choose Dyson V11 Animal over Dyson V8 Animal

Cleaning Path Width 10.3 inchesvs8.9 inches
Run time 60 Min. (up to)vs40 Min. (up to)
Charging Time 4.5hvs5h

Common Strengths of Dyson V8 Animal and Dyson V11 Animal

HEPA Filtration System YesvsYes
Washable Filter YesvsYes

Side by side comparison of Dyson V8 Animal and Dyson V11 Animal

Dyson V8 Animal vs Dyson V11 Animal Noise Level Comparison

When we look at the noise level specs the Dyson V11 Animal is slightly quieter than Dyson V8 Animal.

Dyson V8 Animal: 82dB
Dyson V11 Animal: 78dB

Dyson V8 Animal vs Dyson V11 Animal Specs Table


Dyson V8 Animal Dyson V11 Animal
Type Cordless Stick Vacuum Cordless Stick Vacuum
Weight 5.75 lbs. 6.68 lbs.
Cleaning Type Dry Dry
Capacity (gallon) 0.14 gallon 0.2 gallon
Filter Type Washable Lifetime filter Advanced whole-machine filtration
Filter Method Micro filter, Hepa Micro filter, Hepa
HEPA Filtration System
Dust Container Type Bagless Combi
Cordless
Floor Type Carpet – Hard Floor – Laminate – Tile – Wood Carpet – Hard Floor – Laminate – Tile – Wood
Energy Efficiency Class A A
Cord Length N/A N/A
Noise Level 82dB 78dB
Washable Filter
Suction Power 115 AW 185 AW
Power Supply Type Battery Battery
Battery Powered
Battery Technology Lithium-Ion Lithium-Ion
Battery Voltage 21.6V 18V
Runtime 40 Min. (up to) 60 Min. (up to)
Charging Time 5h 4.5h
Charging Base
Cleaning Width 8.9 inches 10.3 inches
Flexible Hose N/A N/A
Auto Cord Storage N/A N/A
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