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Best Handheld Vacuums

  1. BLACK+DECKER dustbuster Handheld Vacuum
  2. INSE Handheld Vacuum With 2 Batteries
  3. BISSELL Cordless Handheld Vacuum
  4. VacLife Handheld Vacuum
  5. Shark WV201 WANDVAC Handheld Vacuum

The best handheld vacuums are small and unobtrusive, making it easy to get the job done while staying safe from tripping or other accidents. We've handpicked some of the best options out there that will help you keep your carpets and overall space free of dirt and dust while also saving a great amount of precious space! Take a look at a list of our favorites below.

Compare The Best Handheld Vacuums Of 2021

BLACK+DECKER dustbuster Handheld Vacuum - Best Overall

This handheld vacuum has a lithium-ion battery that provides a long battery life of up to 18 months along with outstanding performance. This lightweight handheld vacuum cleaner is equipped with different nozzles to treat different places. You can easily access the dust bin to clean the vacuum out by pressing the release button. In addition to a long battery life, its Smart Charge Technology also uses up to 50% less energy while charging.

INSE Handheld Vacuum With 2 Batteries - Another Top Pick

Keep your carpets and hardwood floors spotless with this highly efficient handheld vacuum cleaner. This handheld vacuum contains two batteries, which means you get 80 minutes of runtime. That allows you to clean several rooms or even your entire house at once.

You can even clean the ceilings with this handheld vacuum cleaner since it’s so lightweight. It’s also easy to store and can either be hung on a wall mount, or you can just leave it standing. What’s even cooler is that there’s 10 combinations of vacuum heads to choose from including a hose and even a metal tube. These combinations can help you reach spots like under your bed and behind furniture. This is a great pick if you’re looking for a handheld vacuum

BISSELL Cordless Handheld Vacuum - Runner Up

This handheld vacuum is lightweight and powerful, and effectively cleans both surface-level and embedded pet hair from carpets. This cordless handheld vacuum has a powerful motor that provides strong suction, and there's also an improved filter that offers long durability. It comes with a set of accessories made for battling pet hair like a motorized brush and a detachable upholstery and crevice tool that sucks up pet hair and allows you to discard with ease from the dirt bin.

VacLife Handheld Vacuum - Honorable Mention

This handheld vacuum’s motor is powerful enough to clean deep into carpets and tough-to-reach spots to help you get more cleaning done with less effort. This handheld vacuum includes a crevice tool, a tool for pet hair, and a one-touch easy empty cup to collect dust and dirt. It can clean the house, the office, or the car by reaching any surface area and provides a bright LED light for work both in the day or through the night. Although it can take up to 4 hours to fully charge the battery, you can clean a whole room on one charge.

Shark WV201 WANDVAC Handheld Vacuum - Contender

This small handheld vacuum provides plenty of power for cleaning the house and has a charging dock for quick access. This handheld vacuum cleaner is lighter than expected and comes with a large dust container. It has a four-layer filter system that captures microscopic dust. Its cordless design allows for a much greater degree of maneuverability, and the motor is suitably powerful so you're not giving up any cleaning performance.

Carlita Brasington is a Los Angeles-based journalist with over 8 years of experience covering Southern California retail, fashion, beauty, wellness, travel, and lifestyle.
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