The Hoover Linx isn't fancy, but it will clean your floors better than most of the other stick models we tested. Combine that with its reasonable price and you have one of our favorite vacuums to date.
The DC41's design disappointed us, and the DC65's isn't any better. Despite the strong performance scores, this pricey Dyson is still difficult to recommend.
If your cleaning needs are limited to dust and other small stuff, this Samsung is stellar, but plenty of other uprights deliver better performance and usability for less.
Dyson repels over-aggressive advertising from rival vacuum-maker Shark.
The BotVac's design diverges a bit from Neato's classic XV line.
Dyson's pint-sized 360 Eye robot vacuum promises more power than the robot vacuum you have at home.
Samsung adds vacuum cleaners to its repertoire at CES 2014
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Dyson unveiled its first-ever robot vacuum at IFA 2014 in Berlin.
Miele shows off their new robot vacuum at IFA 2014 in Berlin.
GE continues its efforts to refocus its portfolio toward its heavy-industry businesses and away from lower-margin consumer devices.