5 best vac­uum clean­ers

Vac­u­ums are a whole lot smarter than they used to be! From su­per-por­ta­ble cord­less de­signs to ones that suck up wet spills as well as dust, and mini ro­bots that whizz around the house at your com­mand, there’s one for ev­ery kind of house­hold…

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1 THE ALL-ROUND HERO

This hugely ver­sa­tile corded, bag­less de­sign from Vax features a pull-out hose for suck­ing up cob­webs and a com­pact turbo brush head for blitz­ing uphol­stery, as well as a 3-in-1 dust­ing brush, crevice and uphol­stery tool, mat­tress tool, multi-an­gle brush and a pet hair re­mover. AIR LIFT STEERABLE AD­VANCE UP­RIGHT VAC­UUM, £219.99, VAX

2 THE CORD­LESS CHOICE

It may be small and bat­tery pow­ered, but Dyson's new por­ta­ble has the same suc­tion as a full-sized de­sign and can clean for up to 60 min­utes be­tween charges on low power. Yes, it's un­de­ni­ably ex­pen­sive, but it has three power lev­els and comes with three dif­fer­ent brush heads, four ad­di­tional tools, a full-length hose and a dock­ing sta­tion for easy charg­ing. CY­CLONE V10 AB­SO­LUTE, £449, DYSON

3 THE PET-HAIR BUSTER

With 890W of power, a phe­nom­e­nally-im­pres­sive ro­tat­ing brush head and an al­lergy-pro­tect­ing HEPA fil­ter, this machine is per­fect for suck­ing up pet hair. Plus, the fil­ter cleans it­self au­to­mat­i­cally to en­sure peak per­for­mance ev­ery use. BL­IZ­ZARD CX1 CAT AND DOG, £360, MIELE

4 THE WET 'N' DRY CLEANER

This 1600W su­per-pow­er­ful vac­uum will leave your car­pets per­fectly clean, but can also suck up liq­uid spills and se­ri­ous mess with ease, mak­ing it a great choice for use in the home or work­shop. Swap be­tween a brush head for dry work and a squeegee for wet, as well as a range of hand­held tools. WD 4 PRE­MIUM, £159.99, KÄRCHER

5 THE EF­FI­CIENT RO­BOT

Neato’s lat­est laser-guided de­sign will cre­ate a floor­plan of your home, avoid­ing any no-go ar­eas you’ve high­lighted on the app. You can also con­trol the D7 us­ing Ama­zon Alexa or Google As­sis­tant, so for once, you can ask some­one else to do the clean­ing, and they'll ac­tu­ally lis­ten! BOTVAC D7, £799, NEATO

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