Shark is one of the leading company on the market these days. It offers consistently great vacuums at ultra-competitive prices so it’s just the matter which one is suitable for your needs and budget. In order to continue my Shark vacuum review series, we will look at another great pair, this time the Shark NV42 vs NV70. If you missed my previous post, don’t worry. Here may be what you want: the comparisons and reviews of Shark NV42 VS NV70, Shark NV42 vs NV22, Shark NV42 VS NV80.
Shark NV42 and Shak NV70 belong to Shark Navigator line. It means you have very lightweight machines because the Navigator’s body is made from lightweight materials which allow less wear-and-tear. Also, this Shark Navigator line is perfect for those who have pets at home. Above all, it comes with low cost and with its amazing feature, you’ll see that machines in the series are totally worthy your money.
Shark NV42 vs NV70: Comparison and Review
The full name of Shark NV42 is Shark Navigator Deluxe Upright Vacuum (NV42) and that of Shark NV70 is Shark Navigator Professional Upright Vacuum (NV70). Although they do have some similarities, they still shine on their own.
- Dust cup capacity - 2.6 quarts. Never Loses Suction
- Lightweight and Maneuverable
- Superior Carpet & Bare Floor Cleaning
- Premium Pet Hair Cleaning Tools
- 25’ Power Cord
- Anti allergen complete seal technology a hepa filter; Traps 99.9 percent of dust and allergens inside the vacuum
- Extra large capacity, easy to empty dust cup; Extended cleaning without interruption
- Powerful and lightweight; Portable and versatile at only 15.2 pounds
- Swivel steering; Excellent control for maneuvering around furniture; The XL capacity, easy to empty dust cup provides extended cleaning without interruption
- Brushroll shutoff; Deep carpet and gentle bare floor cleaning; The power cord is 25 feet long
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The most notable thing is that Shark NV42 and Shark NV70 are upright vacuums. It means you can have all the benefits which an upright vacuum offers. For example, it is efficient for cleaning carpets and rugs or with long hose, you don’t need to bend your back, and more. Shark NV42 vs NV70 come with different colors, champagne and gold/silver respectively.
With the weight of 15 pounds, Shark NV42 vs NV70 are very lightweight. Hence, dragging them around from one place to another or even upstairs is not a big deal. They are perfect for those who have back pain, older people or housewives. Unlike Shark NV42, Shark NV70 features swivel steering and soft rubber wheels which make it very maneuverable around obstacles and overcomes the furniture without causing any damage. In order to clean difficult areas, vacuum cleaner swivels back and down, enabling its cleaning head to move and easily clean under the furniture.
The Cleaning Performance
It is the most concerned issue when it comes to purchasing a vacuum cleaner. Nowadays, besides the appearance, people prefer an excellent product to a coolly-designed but poor machine.
They all come with similar attachments, including pet hair power brush (two different brushes), 5.5” crevice tool, dusting brush and wide pet upholstery tool.
Check them out on Amazon in order to receive good deals. Both of them have very reasonable price under $150, although Shark NV42 is cheaper than Shark NV70 (of course). Hence, I guess it’s a great news for those who want a budget machine. Don’t hesitate to try them all because I believe it is totally worth your investment.
All of above information is just theory. Therefore, I will summarize some experiences from their users for you to have better views.
The Shark NV42 receives pretty good feedback from its users on Amazon. It is rated 4.4 out of 5 stars. Many people called it a beast among others. In addition, they are totally satisfied and commented that they had never seen their house that clean before. However, there are a few who complained about the issue that it tended to tip over when using the attachments.
The Shark NV70 totally was praised for its performance with great suction power. Also, most of them gave it 5 stars and called it the best product they have ever had. Despite of those compliments, many people didn’t happy with the performance on carpeted stairs.
The Final Thought
I will end my post here. If you have any information and would like to share with us, don’t be shy. I welcome you with all my heart. Believe me, you won’t be disappointed with these vacuums, especially not with that quality and