10. Shark DuoClean NV803 Powered Lift-Away Speed Upright Vacuum

The Shark DuoClean NV803 Lift-Away is a rather popular upright vacuum that has been gathering a lot of attention over the last few months. A very impressive design by Shark, this delivers a very impressive and consistent level of performance that, for the most part, should be just what you are looking for.

How good, though, is the Shark DuoClean? Does it live up to expectation?

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  • Makes use of the DuoClean tech; ensuring that it uses dual brushrolls to make cleaning carpet and hard floors as easy as one another. Use this to help make a huge difference to how easy you can clean up both kinds of floor at once.
  • The bristle brush gets deep into carpets, ensuring that it can lift up the muck and the mire locked into the carpet, ensuring that it can look better than ever.
  • Smart HEPA filter and anti-allergen complete seal tech make this a good one for those who suffer from reactions and want a cleaner home. The manufacturer claims that the Shark DuoClean can trap 99.9% of all dust allergens inside the vacuum with ease.
  • LED headlights on the nozzle makes it easy to see even the most hidden and specific debris locked into the floor. This makes it easy to get that deep clean without missing anything along the way, vastly improving the quality of the cleaning job being done.
  • The Under-appliance wand is provided to help make sure you can get under all of your utilities and clean out underneath in places where other systems could not reach without putting the system under duress.

Support & Warranty

One of the most impressive parts of using the Shark DuoClean NV803 Lift-Away is the whopping 7-year warranty provided by the manufacturer. This is only for domestic use, and does have some rather specific exclusions and exceptions. As ever, check the warranty package offered when you purchase your Shark DuoClean to see how it performs.


  • 30ft chord makes this suitable for handling even the largest of indoor domestic cleaning solutions.
  • No-clog bagless feature ensures you can easily empty this out and keep the place nice and tidy.
  • Strong, sturdy system ensures that you can get in nice and deep and clean out even the most irritating of carpet messes and stains without any issues.
  • Detachable canister vacuum ensures that you are always in total control.


  • A little ungainly at times and can sometimes a bit awkward to move around the lace due to its size.


So long as you have relative height and strength, moving this around the place should be a piece of cake. A fine choice of a vacuum cleaner, delivering on just about every typical feature that you might expect. We’re big fans of the Shark DuoClean NV803 Lift-Away, and think you would be too.

Final Words

Definitely one to add to the list of potential options to buy. The Shark DuoClean might be a bit challenging for those who aren’t particularly tall, but it shouldn’t be a major issue. The good far outweighs the bad.