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Review: The Dyson V11 is a truly outstanding vacuum cleaner

The Dyson V11 costs a lot of money, but it is well worth the investment. I used a $150 corded vacuum for the better part of the last five years, and more recently switched to a robot vacuum . It's hard to be excited about a vacuum cleaner (unless you have the Darth Vader Powerbot ), so when the folks at Dyson asked if I wanted to take a look at the V11 — the brand's current-gen cordless vacuum — I was ambivalent. But I attended a demo session (virtually, of course) where a Dyson specialist went through everything the V11 can do, and I was intrigued. What interested me the most was its versatility; with seven attachments in total, the V11 cleans just about any surface. I also liked the fact that it works as a handheld and a regular stick vacuum, and that there's a built-in LED that shows the remaining battery time. One of the reasons I didn't pick up a Dyson cordless vacuum in the past was because of the price. At just under $700, the Dyson V11 is several magnitudes