The Electrolux Ergorapido stick vac has cool features and a nice design, but falls short in one key area -- it's not good at cleaning.
The CNET Appliances team has reviewed all kinds of upright vacuums, stick vacuums, and robot vacuums. Here are the stand-outs within all three categories.
It might not maneuver like a modern machine, but the old-fashioned Eureka Brushroll Clean with SuctionSeal will show dirt who's the boss.
An upright, a canister, and a stick vac rolled into one, the Shark Rotator Powered Lift Away somehow manages to stay simple and effective.
The Dyson v6 Absolute uses a redesigned vacuum head to help clean your hardwood floor without scratches.
It looks like an upright while maneuvering like a stick, but middling performance and tedious maintenance keep this vac grounded.
Standing like an upright and moving like a stick, Black & Decker's new vac comes with plenty of versatility.
The Dyson Cinetic saves you from filter maintenance, and never loses suction, but it still struggles to justify its lofty price.
First they did away with the bag, now Dyson's Cinetic vacuum line wants to save you from ever having to clean that pesky filter.
For Black Friday, Walmart will discount select Neeto robot vacuums, Dyson uprights, and Ninja personal blenders.
This highly maneuverable model finished behind the less expensive Hoover LiNX.