Comparison of the top canister vacuum cleaners

The table below presents the technical specifications of the top canister vacuum cleaners, and will help you choose the model which best suits your needs.

ReferenceOlympus S2121Ultrasilencer EL6986AErgospace Green EL4101AOptiFlow MC-CG917DC26 Multi FloorDC23 TurbineHeadDC39 Animal
Vacuum Cleaner - Miele - Olympus S2121Vacuum Cleaner - Electrolux - UltraSilencer EL6986AVacuum Cleaner - Electrolux - Ergospace Green EL4101AVacuum Cleaner - Panasonic - Optiflow MC-CG917
ProsCompact and lightweight
SilentEco-friendlyMotorized brushCompact and lightweightPowerfulPowerful
Efficient on pet hair
ConsSmall wheelsAccessories attachmentAverage reliabilityHeavyNot adapted to large homesAverage on thick carpetsAverage on thick carpets
Power1200 W1000 W1250 W1320 W
1100 W1320 W1320 W
Noise68 dB65 dB70 dB80 dB80 dB76 dB
Capacity4.76 qt1.2 qt1.8 qt0.68 qt1.8 qt2.1 qt
Bag change indicator (but transparent bin) (but transparent bin) (but transparent bin)
Auto-seal bagNANANA
Power cord length20 ft21 ft21 ft24 ft16.5 ft21.6 ft21.3 ft
Cleaning radius29.5 ft34 ft34 ft34 ft26.3 ft36.2 ft32.8 ft
Power selector
HEPA filterSuper Air Clean filter
Can be upgraded to HEPA
Weight9.5 lbs12 lbs11 lbs25 lbs12 lbs19.5 lbs22.9 lbs
Size9.4×22.7×15.2 in22×12.5×10.1 in16x12x11 in21.5x12x8.75 in10.5×12.6×8.3 in13.9×19.3×11.9 in14.2×19.5×10.2
AccessoriesStandard floor tool SBD350-3
Dusting brush
Upholstery brush
Crevice nozzle
Carpet / Hard floor nozzle
Turbo nozzle
Crevice tool
2 in 1 tool
Combination floor tool
Air-driven turbo brush
3 in 1 tool
Power nozzle
Mini power brush
Upholstery brush
Dusting brush
Crevice nozzle
Carbon fiber floor tool
Articulating hard floor tool
Crevice/brush tool
Stair tool
TurbineHead tool
Brush tool
Crevice tool
Stair tool
Triggerhead tool
Mini turbine head
Combination tool
Stair tool
Accessories storageOn handleOn handleOn handleBuilt-inOn handleOn handleOn handle
Manufacturer's warranty1 year5 years5 years1 year5 years5 years5 years
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Updated : October 2014