These 2 are different types of vacuum cleaners. Dyson DC50 is a corded compact size upright while the DC59 is a cordless stick/hand vacuum.
Here are some points you should consider before buying:
1, Do you want a corded or battery driven vacuum?
Dyson DC50 is corded, DC59 is battery powered.
2, About the weight. Light or even lighter?
Dyson DC50 is a light upright while the DC59 is a 7 pounds lighter stick/hand vacuum.
3, Do you need to clean under low furniture?
DC59 has a low profile cleaner head which can lay flat to get under furniture.
4, Suction Power.
DC50 generates more suction power than DC59.
On dyson.com, DC50 is sold $50 cheaper than the DC59.
The DC50 carries 3 year longer warranty.
7, Frequenty Empty?
Both of them have a small bin.
Read more details below:
Compare Dyson DC59 and DC50 Animal
|Dyson DC50 Animal||Dyson DC59 Animal|
|Price||$449.99 at dyson.com on July 13, 2014||$499.99 at dyson.com on July 13, 2014|
|Cyclone Technology Type||2 Tier Radial™ Cyclones||2 Tier Radial™ Cyclones|
|Design||Compact Upright||Slim Stick/Handheld|
|Corded or Cordless||Corded||Cordless|
|Cord Length||24.9 feet||NA|
|Run Time||NA||max 26 minutes|
|Charge Time||NA||3.5 hours|
for charging and storing
|Suction Power||128 airwatts||28 airwatts at Standard Power or 100 airwatts in Boost mode|
|Bagged or Bagless||Bagless||Bagless|
|Bin Size||0.21 gallons||0.12 gallons|
|Cleaner Head Width||about 11″||about 9.8″|
|Weight||11.6 lbs||4.6 lbs|
|HEPA Filtration||YES||not specified|
|Included Tools||Tangle-free Turbine tool|
|Mini motorized tool
|Dimensions||30.1" x 11" x 13.9"||
9.8" x 47.8" x 8.2" (HxLxW)
|Warranty||5 year warranty on parts & labor||2 year parts and labor warranty|
Over all, DC50 is a small upright, it is compact for small apartment or home with 1 or 2 pets, while the battery operated DC59 is better suited for quick pickups.
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