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Dyson V12 Detect Slim vacuum with Slim Fluffy Laser cleaner head, showing sizes of dust detected

Dyson’s most compact intelligent cordless vacuum. With laser illumination.

Intelligently optimizes suction and run time⁺⁺

Laser reveals microscopic dust

Scientific proof of a deep clean

Now with the latest hair de-tangling technology​

Buy direct from the people who made it

Dyson V12 Detect Slim

Overall rating

85% of reviewers would recommend to a friend.

Fabulous vacuum cleaner

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I upgraded to the v12 from the v8 and I must say that it was worth it. I do notice better suction power along with a great amount of change in design and even the small parts that enhance your experience of using the vacuum cleaner. The trigger button is a huge advantage over any other model and I don't think I can go back to any where the tirgger needs to be held continuously

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Laser technology

Dyson V12 Detect Slim

60 minutes of run time*

Dyson’s most lightweight, intelligent cordless vacuum.

Laser reveals microscopic dust.

2 cleaner heads, 6 tools and accessories included

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  • Laser Slim Fluffy™ cleaner head

    Laser reveals microscopic dust on hard floors. Soft nylon and anti-static carbon fiber filaments capture dust from hard floors.

  • Motorbar™ cleaner head

    43 de-tangling vanes automatically clear wrapped hair from the brush bar as you clean.

  • Hair screw tool

    Anti-tangle conical brush bar picks up long hair and pet hair. Fast. Motor-driven cleaning for small spaces.

  • Crevice tool

    Designed for precise cleaning around edges and narrow gaps.

  • Combination tool

    Two tools in one – wide nozzle and brush, for quick switching between tasks

  • Wand clip

    Handily stores the Combination and Crevice tools on the wand of your vacuum. So, they're always there when you need them.

  • Docking station

    Wall-mounted dock to recharge your vacuum and tidily store tools.

  • Charger

    Charges your vacuum with or without the docking station.

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Limited edition

Dyson V12 Detect Slim Extra

60 minutes of run time* with 3 extra accessories and limited edition Prussian Blue color.

Dyson’s most lightweight, intelligent cordless vacuum.

Laser reveals microscopic dust.

2 cleaner heads and 8 accessories

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  • Laser Slim Fluffy™ cleaner head

    Laser reveals microscopic dust on hard floors. Soft nylon and anti-static carbon fiber filaments capture dust from hard floors.

  • Motorbar™ cleaner head

    43 de-tangling vanes automatically clear wrapped hair from the brush bar as you clean.

  • Hair screw tool

    Anti-tangle conical brush bar picks up long hair and pet hair. Fast. Motor-driven cleaning for small spaces.

  • Combination tool

    Two tools in one – wide nozzle and brush, for quick switching between tasks

  • Awkward gap tool

    Twists 22° to reach the unreachable - the optimum angle to reach further and clean more in the hardest to reach, narrow areas.

  • Extension hose

    Enables deep cleaning in narrow or shallow spaces.

  • Scratch-free dusting brush

    Cleans delicate surfaces. Then cleans itself. Self-cleaning – a rotating cuff keeps the soft bristles clear of dust.

  • Wand clip

    Handily stores the Combination and Crevice tools on the wand of your vacuum. So, they're always there when you need them.

  • Docking station

    Wall-mounted dock to recharge your vacuum and tidily store tools.

  • Charger

    Charges your vacuum with or without the docking station.

  • Includes 3 extra tools worth up to $125.
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Dyson V12 Detect Slim Absolute

60 minutes of run time* with 3 extra accessories

Dyson’s most lightweight, intelligent cordless vacuum.

Laser reveals microscopic dust.

2 cleaner heads, 9 tools and accessories included

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  • Laser Slim Fluffy™ cleaner head

    Laser reveals microscopic dust on hard floors. Soft nylon and anti-static carbon fiber filaments capture dust from hard floors.

  • Motorbar™ cleaner head

    43 de-tangling vanes automatically clear wrapped hair from the brush bar as you clean.

  • Hair screw tool

    Anti-tangle conical brush bar picks up long hair and pet hair. Fast. Motor-driven cleaning for small spaces.

  • Crevice tool

    Designed for precise cleaning around edges and narrow gaps.

  • Combination tool

    Two tools in one – wide nozzle and brush, for quick switching between tasks

  • Up-top adaptor

    Bends and locks at different angles. Fits any compatible tool for effective cleaning in hard-to-reach high areas of your home.

  • Fabric and mattress tool

    Removes dirt and allergens from mattresses and upholstery.

  • Mini soft dusting brush

    Easy, vacuum-assisted dusting. With soft nylon bristles to clean delicate surfaces and fabrics.

  • Wand clip

    Handily stores the Combination and Crevice tools on the wand of your vacuum. So, they're always there when you need them.

  • Docking station

    Wall-mounted dock to recharge your vacuum and tidily store tools.

  • Charger

    Charges your vacuum with or without the docking station.

  • Includes 3 extra tools worth up to $90.
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Dyson V12 Detect Slim vacuum with v15 Detect and Outsize

Dyson’s lightest, smallest vacuum with a laser

Manage everyday messes and
whole-home deep cleaning

24% lighter than the V15™️

Up to 60 minutes of run time* 

Scientific proof of a deep clean

Laser detect technology cleaning along a wall

Detects

Laser Slim Fluffy™ cleaner head for hard floors has a laser that detects the particles you can't normally see - so you don't miss anything

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Makes the invisible visible

A precisely angled laser makes invisible dust visible on hard floors

  • Finely engineered

    A custom lens spreads laser light into a fan shape, exactly 1.5° down and 7.3mm from the ground, to illuminate fine dust but not the surface it sits on.

  • Green laser

    The human eye’s evolutionary sensitivity to green light means we see it brighter than other colors, enhancing contrast and making hidden dust clearly visible.

Dust passing the piezo sensor

Counts

A piezo sensor counts and measures the size of dust particles⁺⁺

Close up of microscopic particles bouncing off the piezo sensor

Measures microscopic
dust particles

The piezo sensor measures dust particles passing through the inlet 15,000 times a second.

The sensor converts the acoustic vibrations of picked-up particles into an electrical signal, allowing the vacuum to intelligently react when more dust is identified.⁺⁺

Dyson Hyperdymium motor

Reacts

Suction power automatically adapts to dust levels⁺⁺

Dyson Hyperdymium motor

Powerful Dyson suction when you need it

A powerful Dyson Hyperdymium™ motor increases suction power when higher dust volumes are identified.⁺⁺

LCD screen counting different sized particles

Proves

LCD screen shows you scientific proof of a deep clean

Scientific proof of a deep clean

Our latest technology counts and measures the size of dust particles – showing you what’s being removed as you clean.⁺⁺

  • Particles the size of allergens and pollen

    Particles the size of allergens and pollen

    Pollen is commonly carried into homes on skin, hair, clothes, footwear, and pets. Once inside, pollen grains and antigens accumulate in house dust, reaching a peak concentration long after pollination season.

  • Particles the size of microscopic dust and skin flakes

    Particles the size of microscopic dust and skin flakes

    Molds measure up to 100µm and can be found around kitchens, windows, and other damp areas. Their spores can irritate the nose and throat, causing shortness of breath.

  • Particles the size of dust mites and fine sand

    Particles the size of dust mites and fine sand

    House dust mites are one of the major indoor triggers for allergies and asthma. Each mite produces about 20 droppings a day, which continue to cause symptoms even after the mite has died.

  • Particles the size of sugar and fleas

    Particles the size of sugar and fleas

    These larger, visible particles are trapped in the bin as soon as they enter the primary cyclone and metal mesh filter – clearing the airflow, so there’s no loss of suction.

Cleaning in various places around the home

Versatility and power

The latest Dyson vacuum technology in an ergonomic, compact format, weighing just 4.8 pounds. Versatile to deep clean your whole home up high, down low, and everywhere in between.

  • Floors

    Motor-driven cleaner head and ergonomic aluminium wand for powerful, comfortable floor cleaning.

  • Hard-to-reach areas

    Converts to a handheld cleaner for all around the home with Dyson-engineered accessories.

  • Mattresses

    Motorized Hair screw tool for handheld cleaning of futons, upholstery, and stairs.

 Laser Slim Fluffy and hair de-tangling Motorbar cleaner heads

Two advanced cleaner heads to deep clean anywhere

Laser Slim Fluffy ™ cleaner head, engineered for hard floors, reveals invisible dust. Hair de-tangling Motorbar™ powerfully picks up on all floor types.

  • Deep cleaning on rugs and carpets

    The Motorbar™ cleaner head drives stiff nylon bristles deep into rugs and carpets to remove ground-in dirt.

  • Carbon fiber filaments

    Black anti-static carbon fiber filaments on both cleaner heads extract dust from hard floors and crevices.

  • Dyson’s latest hair de-tangling technology clears wrapped hair from the brush bar

    Dyson-engineered vacuums and accessories are designed to reach and deep clean wherever pets get. Helping to keep your home cleaner and more hygienic.

    Dyson Outsize vacuum with Hair screw tool attachment cleaning hair from a dog bed.
  • Hair de-tangling technology

    Motorbar™ cleaner head powerfully sucks up dust and hair from all floors. Hair removal vanes automatically clear hair from the brush bar.

  • Hair screw tool

    De-tangling brush bar removes long hair and pet hair from pet beds, car seats, and stairs. Fast.

Motorbar™ cleaner head cleaning carpet and hard floor

Automatically de-tangles hair

Motorbar™ cleaner head technology uses polycarbonate hair removal vanes to automatically clear the brush bar as you clean

Parts of Hair screw tool

Removes long hair and pet hair from pet beds, car seats, and stairs. Fast.

Our engineers found a way for hair to de-tangle itself. Tightening strands migrate to the end of the Hair screw tool brush bar and are spiraled off into the bin in seconds.*

Dyson's most compact, intelligent cordless vacuum. With laser illumination.

Up to 60 minutes of run time* 

Dyson Hyperdymium motor
  • Powerful Dyson suction

    A Dyson Hyperdymium™ motor spins at up to 125,000rpm, generating powerful suction for a deep clean.

  • Up to 60 minutes run time*

    Advanced seven-cell battery delivers up to 60 minutes of whole-home cleaning.*

  • Single-button power control

    Press the Power button once for comfortable, continuous cleaning.

Expels cleaner air into your home

Advanced, whole-machine filtration traps 99.99% of fine dust as small as 0.3 microns‡

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The Dyson V12 Detect Slim emitting a green blade of light from its Fluffy Optic cleaner head.

Exclusive Prussian blue and bright copper edition

The Dyson V12 Detect Slim™ cordless vacuum cleaner is now available in exclusive Prussian blue and bright copper. Only at Dyson.

Additional features

  • Neatly stores and charges

    The Dyson V12 Detect Slim vacuum drops into a wall-mounted dock that charges the machine and also stores tools. It’s ready to grab and go when you need it. ​

  • 'Point and shoot' hygienic bin emptying

    The 'point and shoot' mechanism hygenically ejects dust and debris in one action, so there's no need to touch the dirt. 

  • Easy to maintain

    The filter and Fluffy™ brush bar can be washed, and the bin and tools wiped clean, to remove dust build-up and help optimize your Dyson vacuum’s performance.

  • Click-in battery

    Remove and replace at the press of the button. Up to 60 minutes of run time*

Dyson V12 Detect Slim vacuum with v15 Detect and Outsize

Laser reveals microscopic dust particles to show you exactly where to clean 

Automatically adapts suction for the right balance of power when you need it 

Get more from your Dyson with the MyDyson™ app

  • Expert guides and content

    From quick-start and how-to guides to understanding different modes and screens. All tailored to you and your machines.

  • Machine enhancements and upgrades

    Reach further and clean deeper with tools and accessories. See how to upgrade to the latest software.

  • Tailored 24/7 support

    Maintenance advice and troubleshooting when you need it. You can also activate tailored machine support sent directly to your inbox.

The MyDysonTM app is only compatible with select Dyson products. For a list of compatible products, please click here.

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⁺⁺Accuracy may vary. Best accuracy in Auto mode. Auto ramp feature in Auto mode only.

*Actual run time will vary based on power mode, dust level, floor type and/or attachments used.