Best Black and Decker Portable
Vacuum Cleaners

A review of the top five Black and Decker portable vacuum cleaners, specifically designed for convenient home and car cleaning.

Hand held vacuum cleaners have today become more popular than ever. These small and compact units are used in people’s homes, garages, cars and trucks. They are used for picking up anything from pet hair and litter, food crumbs to dust bunnies or even accidental beverage spills. Aside from this, they are also the best alternative for a standard vacuum cleaner when you need a practical and mobile, instead of getting the big vacuum cleaner out. Therefore, here will be given a review of five best Black and Decker portable vacuum cleaners.

Black & Decker FHV1200 Flex Vac Cordless
Ultra-Compact Vacuum Cleaner

Black & Decker FHV1200Black & Decker FHV1200

The Black and Decker FHV1200 is definitely a great choice if you need a small and practical portable vacuum cleaner.

It offers powerful suction, a 4-foot bendable hose for reaching anywhere you want, it features a knob that lets you refresh the filter and keep on vacuuming till the battery is dead.

However, the battery life could have been a little longer, with around seven minutes to vacuum until it needs to be recharged again. On the other hand, it comes with enough accessories, and is very easy to carry around due to its small dimensions.

Black & Decker Pivot Vac 18V Cordless
Pivoting Hand Vac, PHV1810

Black & Decker PHV1810Black & Decker PHV1810

This amazing little hand vacuum is surely one of the best Black and Decker portable vacuum cleaners you will come across. It features a fantastic design, and a brush and crevice tool that are not detachable so cannot be lost.

Also, it has a LED light that will let you know when it is fully charged. The unit is powerful enough, and the only thing that needs to be mentioned as a drawback is that you have to plug it in to recharge it, rather than just put it in a cradle mounted on the wall, for instance.

Black & Decker CHV1510 Dustbuster 15.6-Volt
Cordless Cyclonic Hand Vacuum

Black & Decker CHV1510Black & Decker CHV1510

With a slim nozzle which will rotate anywhere you need it to rotate and very powerful suction, this small and compact unit will clean anything you need and do it effortlessly.

The fact that you can store the unit horizontally, vertically and mount it on the wall will let you store it in the way that is the most practical for you. Also, the unit is very well made, and the build quality is supreme. On the other hand, there are no additional attachments that come with this unit – only the built-in crevice tool and brush.

Black & Decker CHV9608 9.6 Volt Cyclonic-Action Cordless DustBuster with AccuREACH

Black & Decker CHV9608Black & Decker CHV9608

If you need a powerful and cordless vacuum cleaner, which will be small enough and easy to use, the Black and Decker CHV9608 is a good choice indeed.

The unit features a special AccuREACH nozzle, which is the reason why you will manage to get to those hard to reach places without any problems. The most easily noticeable pros of this unit include the fact that it is lightweight, powerful and quiet; while the only con reported is related to the filter, and that it is a bit tricky to clean.

Black & Decker PSV1800 18-Volt Cordless Pivoting Floor Vacuum Cleaner

Black & Decker PSV1800Black & Decker PSV1800

This unit is a bit different from the other in this review, as it is a floor vacuum cleaner – meaning that it features a totally different design and has a specific purpose, which is to clean floors.

It is easy to use and store as it folds in half, it comes with a charging stand and it is very powerful. The only complaint coming from users refers to the vacuum not being able to stand on its own while you are vacuuming, but this will hardly every be a real problem for users, as they will naturally hold the unit while vacuuming, and place it on the charger when they are done.


In conclusion, all of these reviewed Black and Decker portable vacuum cleaners are very similar in terms of performance, power and even price. However, they all have their own respective pros and cons, and you should look carefully in order to find one of the best hand held vacuum cleaners for yourself. It will always have to be small and compact, it is obvious that it will be mobile, but you are also advised to find a unit that you will be satisfied with completely in terms of design, weight, accessories and similar features.

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