Shark Navigator Freestyle vs Electrolux Ergorapido which is better for your needs?

Here are some major difference between Shark Navigator Freestyle SV1106 and Electrolux Ergorapido EL1014A that may affect your purchasing decision.

Replacement Battery
For the Shark Navigator Freestyle, you can buy new battery pack and replace it yourself if the battery die.
While the batteries on the Electrolux Ergorapido are located inside the detachable hand vacuum, and they are not replaceable. If the batteries do not work any more, you have to buy a replacement hand vacuum.

Charging Time
Shark Navigator Freestyle takes less time to fully charge.

The Shark Navigator Freestyle is a stick vac while the Electrolux Ergorapido has a 2 in 1 design – a stick or a hand vac.

The Shark Navigator Freestyle has no attachments while the Electrolux Ergorapido comes with 2 tools.

Nozzle Design
The Shark Navigator Freestyle has a wider nozzle, and its nozzle has a window that allows you to check if it gets jammed.

The Electrolux Ergorapido carries a longer warranty than the Shark cordless SV1106.

Compare Shark Navigator Freestyle vs Ergorapido Specs

 Shark Navigator Freestyle Cordless SV1106 Stick Vacuum SpecsElectrolux Ergorapido 2-in-1 Stick/Handheld Vacuum EL1014A Specs
Shark Navigator Freestyle Cordless SV1106  Stick Vacuum
DesignStickStick/Handheld 2 in 1
Price$99.99 at price checked on September 15, 2014
Detachable Hand VacNoYes
Bagged or BaglessBaglessBagless
Dirt Bin Capacity Not Specified0.50 Dry Qts
Clear Dirt Cup YesYes
Battery Life IndicatorNoNo
Fully Charge IndicatorYes, blue charging light lets you know if it is charging or full charged
Power SourceBattery OperatedBattery Powered
Battery TypeNickel Metal HydrideNickel Metal Hydride
Power10.8 Volts or 14.4 Volts9.6 Volts
Run Timeapproximately 12 minutes while brush is on, and 17 minutes on bare floor cleaning20 minutes at normal speed, 12 minutes at high speed
Replaceable BatteryYesNo
Charge Timeabout 4 to 7 hours about 15 to 20 hours
Motorized BrushrollYesYes
Brushroll On/OffYesNo general brush on/off switch.
It is possible to use suction only, but not sure if it is safe.
You can turn on hand unit only for suction only mode.
Washable FiltersYesYes
HEPA FiltrationNoNo
Weight7.5 lbs5.5 pounds
Nozzle Width10"8.3"
Height AdjustmentNoNo
Brushed Edge CleaningNoNo
AttachmentsNoCrevice Tool and Dusting Brush
HandleFixed, not foldingFixed
Cleaning WandNoNo
Speed optionsbrush on for high speed
brush off for low speed
2, High and Low
Swivel FeatureYes, swivel steering for easy maneuverYes
180-degree swivel power head
Nozzle WindowYes
allows you to see if the brush roll gets wrapped.
Full Bin IndicatorNoNo
Charging CradleYesYes
Warranty1 year limited warranty2 year limited warranty
ManualDownload ManualUser Guide

Hope the comparison help you choose the better one with the features you need.

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