Shark WV410 vs WV401 vs WV201 what’s the difference?

The Shark WANDVAC Cord-Free Handheld Vacuum WV201, Shark WANDVAC POWER PET Cordless Handheld Vacuum WV201 and WV410 are similar, however, there are some differences between them:

  • The WV201 has one power mode, the WV410 has 2 modes whereas the WV401 has 3 modes.
    Besides the Deep Clean mode, the WV410 has a Boost mode for tackling tough cleaning jobs with extra suction power.
    The WV401 has one more ECO mode for noise reduction.
  • The WV201 uses a 10.8V lithium ion battery pack whereas the WV401 and WV410 use a 14.4V lithium ion battery pack.
  • The battery on the WV401 and WV410 are detachable, with no tools required, whereas the WV201 battery requires you to use tool to unscrew the screws to remove it.
  • When fully charged, the WV201 runs roughly 9 minutes and 30 seconds with continuous use, the WV410 has 50 percent more runtime than the WV201 in standard mode, whereas the WV401 runs up to 35 minutes in ECO mode.
  • For WV201, a full charge takes approximately 2.5 hours, while the WV401 and WV410 take approximately 3.5 hours to charge battery completely.
  • All of them come with a Duster Crevice Tool, besides this tool, the WV201 comes with a Multi-Surface Pet Tool whereas the WV4 and WV410 comes with a bristle Pet Tool.
  • The WV201 weighs about 1.4 pounds whereas the WV401 and WV410 weigh approximately 1.5 pounds.
  • The dust cup capacity of WV201 is 0.08 dry quarts versus 0.1 dry quarts on the WV401 and WV410.
  • All of them have color options.
    The WV201 has graphite/slate model WV201, cove model WV201BLBRN, gold model WV201GDBRN, rose gold model WV201RGBRN, thistle model WV201PKBRN.
    The WV401 has blue model WV401BL, purple model WV401PK.
    The WV410 has 3 options at this moment: WV410BL which is Royal Blue, WV410PR which is Mauve, and WV410GN which is Sage.

You can download manuals to learn more.

If you want the quick download links, here are the links:

WV201 user guide:
WV401 instructions:

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