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Dyson DC44 Animal Cordless Handheld Vacuum - DC44ANIMAL

Abt Model: DC44ANIMAL | UPC Code: 879957006362
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Root Cyclone Technology/ Balanced For Floor To Ceiling Cleaning/ Motorized Head With Carbon Fiber Filaments/ Increased Run Time/ Dual Power Mode/ Anti-Static Carbon Fiber Brushes/ Grey Finish
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Dyson DC44 Animal Cordless Handheld Vacuum - DC44ANIMAL

DC44 Animal has a detachable long-reach wand, which is balanced for floor to ceiling cleaning. The motorized floor tool has twice the power of the DC35 floor tool, to drive the bristles deeper into the carpet pile with more force. It attaches to the wand or directly to the machine for cleaning awkward spaces. The brush bar has carbon fiber filaments for removing fine dust from hard floors. DC44 Animal has a run time of 20 minutes or 8 minutes on Boost mode. Powered by the Dyson digital motor, DC44 Animal has a fade-free nickel manganese cobalt battery and Root Cyclone™ technology for constant, powerful suction.

Key Features:

  • Root Cyclone™ technology
  • Balanced for floor to ceiling cleaning
  • Motorized head with carbon fiber filaments
  • Increased run time


  • No loss of suction
    Some conventional vacuum cleaners use a bag that can clog and cause suction to drop. Instead of bags, Dyson vacuums use patented cyclone technology. Powerful centrifugal forces spin dust and dirt out of the air and into the bin with no loss of suction. DC44 has Root Cyclone™ technology and a fade-free nickel cobalt manganese battery for high constant suction.

  • Dyson digital motor
    Michael Faraday discovered electromagnetic induction, the principle behind the electric motor, in 1831. Yet, despite being technologically advanced at the time, electric motors have changed very little since. Bulky, old-fashioned components and lots of moving parts prone to failure.

    Dyson engineers spent a decade developing new types of highly efficient digital motors. The Dyson digital motor is smaller, lighter, cleaner and more power-efficient than conventional electric motors. Dyson digital motors use digital pulse technology, spinning at up to 104,000 times a minute (five times faster than a racing car engine).

  • Anti-static carbon fiber brushes
    Static build-up causes fine dust to stick to hard floors. The brush bar on a DC44 machine has filaments made from pure carbon fiber. They help discharge static electricity, allowing more fine dust to be removed from hard floors.

  • Balanced for floor to ceiling cleaning
    T he center of gravity is located towards the grip for easy handling up top, down below and in-between. The detachable wand is made from lightweight aluminium. It extends to 66cm to clean up high, down low and into awkward gaps.

  • Motorized head with carbon fiber filaments and increased power
    DC44 has a motorized floor tool with two types of bristles engineered for cleaning different floor surfaces. Ultra-fine anti-static carbon fiber filaments remove fine dust from hard floors. And stiff nylon bristles remove ground-in dirt from carpets. The DC44 floor tool has twice the power of the DC35 tool, to drive the bristles deeper into the carpet pile with more force.

  • Increased run time
    DC44 has a run time of 20 minutes of high constant suctionor 8 minutes on Boost mode. Other cordless vacuums may claim longer run time, but many lose suction power during use. DC44 has constant powerful suction from the moment you start to the moment you finish.

  • Dual power mode
    Dual power mode gives you two power options. 20 minutes of high, constant suction for longer tasks. Or 8 minutes on Boost mode for tougher cleans.

  • Docking Station
    Stores the machine and attachments when not in use. The battery can be charged while the machine is in the docking station, or separately from the machine.

  • Mini motorized tool with increased power for tough tasks
    DC44 Animal also comes with a mini motorized tool with increased power for tough tasks. It removes pet hair and dirt from upholstery and confined spaces.


  • Patented cyclone technology Root Cyclone™ technology
  • Suction power 68 AW
  • Movement type Cordless vacuum cleaner
  • Cleaner head Motorized head with carbon fiber filaments
  • Bin capacity 0.09 gallons

What's in the box

  • Operations manual
  • Quick start guide
  • Product registration card
  • Docking station
  • Charger
  • Combination tool
  • Crevice tool
  • Motorized cleaner head
  • Mini motorized tool

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 44.1"
  • Width: 9.1"
  • Depth: 11.8"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 5.07 lbs
  • Shipping: 7 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): Two Year Parts And Labor
More reasons to buy the Dyson DC44ANIMAL from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Dyson DC44ANIMAL is Brand New.
  • The Dyson DC44ANIMAL Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
TypeUpright, Handheld
Cord LengthCordless
FlooringCarpet, Hardwood
Hand ToolYes
Hepa FilterNo
Steam CleanerNo
Wet / Dry SurfacesNo


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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.


  • Easy to empty (7)
  • Efficient (7)
  • Lightweight (7)
  • Easy to use (6)
  • Powerful/good suction (6)


    Best Uses

    • Hardwood floors (6)
    • Medium rooms (6)
    • Tile floors (6)
    • Pet hair (5)
    • Small rooms (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Frequent user (7), Midrange shopper (6)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (7)
      • I Am A:
      • Couple no kids (4), Single male (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review


    Better than I ever imagined!

    Yes, you have to hold the trigger down. However, the power seems to last forever because of this. It doesn't run 20 minutes from the time you turn it on. It runs...Read complete review

    Yes, you have to hold the trigger down. However, the power seems to last forever because of this. It doesn't run 20 minutes from the time you turn it on. It runs 20 full minutes of you holding the trigger. I could not believe how long this lasted. Now I find any excuse I can to vacuum. I also found that it never kicks debris back at you. With having two kitties and litter every where at all times, I'm used to being pelleted when I vacuum. Not anymore!!! In addition to that, I have a bad back. Previously I had a small cordless vacuum that broke down into a Dirt Devil type handheld so I could hold it over my head or do the stairs. It didn't have the power I needed and it was still awkward. I gave up on the stairs. At least until we got the DC44. I vacuumed two flights of stairs with no problems at all. My back is fine and I'm ready for more. The suction doesn't feel uber powerful on your hand like a Shop Vac tends to but it did major damage on the debris on the floor I can't even see. We have stored our Shop Vac for wet vacuuming only as the DC44 has covered the dry. When the battery is running low, there is a light that flashes when you have one minute left. It doesn't dwindle and die a dramatic theatrical death. It just stops. I haven't found the need to have a second battery as a back up but am open to it. I think I would only need a second battery for the hard core seasonal cleanings. Family reviews of Dyson have always been high and recommended. I knew I would like it, I just had no idea how much I would love it!! What a great product! Already recommending it to friends and figuring out which family member needs it for Christmas. The only thing we are hunting for now is a way to store the additional tools we purchased for pet grooming and the like. It would be great if there was something available to snap them into like the two that came with the DC44. Perhaps there is, we just haven't found it yet. You will not regret this purchase.


    Most Liked Negative Review


    Fatal Flaw

    The Dyson DC44 is the most powerful vacuum cleaner I have ever used. My hardwood floors have never looked literaly picks up every speck of dust and the sleek design makes...Read complete review

    The Dyson DC44 is the most powerful vacuum cleaner I have ever used. My hardwood floors have never looked literaly picks up every speck of dust and the sleek design makes it easy to get to every spot and it's quick to finish an entire room. The absolute best for stairs and furniture. However... I would return it if I could because of its fatal flaw -- there is no on switch. You cannot finish a couch without switching hands because it's extremely uncomfortable to hold the button down the entire time. With such an innovative product with extreme suction it doesn't make sense that it would not include an on/off switch. Trust me... if I'm vacuuming... I want it on....especially for the amount of money I paid for this! I hope Dyson provides a 100% discount to everyone who purchased the DC44 when the new version with an on/off switch comes out.

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    DC44 is quite the animal

    By Revel

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    I have been really impressed with the power and cleaning ability by this amazing vacuum. Always amazed by how much is in the canister after running it around the house. Kind of weird to say but it makes cleaning fun!

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    Dyson 44

    By Summer

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    The Dyson 44 is very easy to use and does a good job. I wish the switch was on or off and that I did not have to hold it on when using. The other improvement would be to have a wider floor tool.

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    Great vac

    By Katlady5

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    I love this vac. Easy to operate , light weight. The only thing I don't like is having to hold the button in the whole time you vac. My hand starts to hurt and when I loose grip on it, it cuts off.

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    Great Product

    By Jen28

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    This is a great vacuum. Picks up dirt/debris on both floors and carpets very well. Small and compact so easy to store in small places. Would highly recommend!

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    By TxTagg

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    I love my new Dyson, especially on the stairs & the baseboards!

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    Love Love Love It

    By Myra

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    We have three rooms we rent. We purchased a Dyson Dc 44 to help clean our rooms and absolutely love it. Cordless, lightweight, cleans great, so easy. It is our second Dryson purchase and we would recommend if you need a vacume cleaner do not buy any other brand make it a Dyson! The Dc has been a great buy.

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    Dyson DC44 Animal

    By 4464dlb

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    Very satisfied with my purchase it has met my expectations and I would recommend this product

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    By DIDI36

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    It's a cute machine, sucks the dirt well and easy to handle. Cleaning the machine is a piece of cake. Always ready to serve you if you do not forget to charge it.

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    Great for the small jobs

    By Draec

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    I waited a while to write a review so I could use my new DC44 Animal to have a valid opinion. I am actually enjoying it. I keep it plugged it so I can grab it anytime to run around the perimeter of my rooms to catch all the cat fur laying around in balls. I love my Dyson Animal upright but this little thing is just so each to grab and use in the moment. I notice I am keeping my home cleaner and my litter box area cleaner also. So far no issues with it, doing a good job. I was advised to use the low setting unless I am trying to get the cat hair off my furniture and more difficult areas. I have found that helps me save the battery charge and still picks up the hair and dirt.

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    Love to vacuum

    By AJAR

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    Seriously the best vacuum I have ever owned. I have a cat who sheds a lot, and it is now so easy to run the vacuum everyday. Love that it is cordless, and easy to empty.

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