Best Shark vacuum to buy in 2022
We take a closer look at the Shark vacuum range to find the best dust buster for you and your home
A trusty vacuum cleaner is a staple of any home, however with so many different brands on the market it can be daunting to start looking for the model best-suited to your home and lifestyle.
We thought we'd do the hard work for you and take a look at what Shark have to offer, considering the different styles, sizes and specialty cleaners in their versatile vacuum range.
From dust busters that can bend around corners, to lightweight vacuums perfect for easy trips up and down stairs to smart robots that will tackle the cleaning for you, there’s bound to be something that works for you in our round-up below.
You can also read our pick of the best Henry hoover vacuum cleaners.
Best Shark vacuum to buy in 2022
Shark Cordless Stick Vacuum Cleaner
If you're looking for a lightweight vacuum cleaner that is especially easy to handle, you can't do much better than the Stick from the Shark range.
As it's run with a removable battery as opposed to your standard cable it means there's extra portability, so you can carry it upstairs with ease or even take it into the garden to remove the dust and crumbs from your car.
It has a run time of up to 40 minutes on a full charge and you can transform it using the handheld option to make it even lighter, giving you better access to your furniture and general upholstery and make sure you're cleaning every crevice.
Shark Upright Vacuum Cleaner
Whatever the size and style of your home, this versatile upright vacuum cleaner from Shark should be able to handle it all.
Not only is the DuoClean floorhead capable of taking on a variety of surfaces, from textured carpets to smooth and hard floors it even has an LED headlight attached that will help you spot any dirt and debris you may have otherwise missed.
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The main chamber can also be detached and carried so it works as a lightweight portable cleaner when you're tackling stairs or want to reach a particularly difficult spot.
Plus the brush roll has a special anti-hair wrap technology that will keep itself free from any tangles.
Shark WandVac System Cordless Vacuum Cleaner
This WandVac system from Shark has prioritised its suction power, promising more than any other handheld device that weighs under 1kg, which means you get plenty of power considering its size.
It's powered by a battery for more flexibility when it comes to your cleaning routine so no fiddling with plugs and cables, and if you want to double up on the duration of your cleaning time you could opt for the twin battery model.
Shark Cordless Handheld Vacuum Cleaner
The Shark handheld vacuum cleaner is made for those smaller tasks where you just want to put the finishing touches on your home or scoop up any biscuit crumbs on the sofa.
Weighing just 600g it will be easy to carry wherever you need to do a quick spot of cleaning, and has a run time of eight minutes thanks to the built in battery.
It comes with a sleekly designed charging stand so you can make sure it's ready to go whenever you need it, and should be just as simple to empty thanks to the one-touch button that releases the dust cup.
Shark Bagless Cylinder Vacuum Cleaner
Aiming to reduce the strain on your body, this bagless cylinder vacuum cleaner from Shark has a telescopic wand that can be selected at the height that naturally works best for you as you roam around your home.
The cleaner itself also weighs just 4kg so it should be nice and easy to handle, and to make life even simpler it's fixed with wheels that move 360 degrees so it will swiftly follow you as you move between rooms.
It has three different suction settings so you can preserve its energy or increase the capacity if you come across an especially stubborn spot.
Shark HandVac Cordless Hand Vacuum Cleaner
Especially ideal for homes with pets where you're likely to find tricky spots matted with hair, this HandVac from Shark comes with three accessories to make light work of your home.
These include a motorised pet tool, a crevice tool for tight spots and a dusting brush to ensure the area is left spick and span.
When fully charged it has a battery time that will last up to 10 minutes which should be enough for any simple task, and the dust cup which collects any debris should be easy enough to empty when the job is done thanks to the one touch release.
Shark Anti-Allergen Cordless Stick Vacuum Cleaner
If you struggle with pet or general allergies and find any lingering dust is sending you sneezing, this model from Shark may be perfect for you.
With a run time of up to 30 minutes thanks to the removable and rechargeable battery, you'll be able to clean your home top to bottom no matter if you have carpets or hardwood floors.
It even has a clever bend in the centre of the cordless stick which means you'll have plenty of freedom to reach around corners and take on difficult angles you may otherwise be unable to reach.
Shark IQ Robot Vacuum
Why bother hoovering at all when you can send a smart vacuum to do the work for you?
This clever cleaning contraption from Shark can hold up to 45 days worth of debris which means you can leave it to its own devices for over a month, on a mission to keep your home dust free.
Capable of taking on multiple surfaces it's just as efficient on carpet as it is on smooth flooring, using a smart mapping method to give every corner of your home attention.
Once it has done a sweep it will take itself back to its charging port, offloading the dirt into the main hub, ready for another venture into your home when the dust starts to accumulate.
Andrew Lloyd is a digital writer covering the latest gadgets, appliances and devices across Immediate Media's special interest brands. Whether you’re relaxing at home, exploring a mountainside, or staring into space, he likely has a recommendation for you.