Shark Navigator Lift-Away Bagless Upright Vacuum Cleaner -NV351

The Shark Navigator Lift-away Bagless Upright vacuum cleaner is a lightweight and portable vacuum cleaner with a weight of 13.1lbs. It has powerful suction and a canister that is detachable for portability and ease of cleaning anywhere. This vacuum will save you a lot of money as you do not have to replace bags since it is bagless. In its place, it has a bottom-empty and large-capacity dust cup. Like most Shark vacuums, this particular vacuum is very popular because of its efficiency. In addition to that, it is an easy-maneuver vacuum.

NV351 Design and Features

Shark Navigator Lift-Away Technology

This vacuum is 2-in-1. With the press of a button, you can quite easily lift the canister away and clean hard-to-reach places while using the wand.

Anti-Allergen Complete Seal Technology

The Shark Navigator NV351 bagless upright vacuum cleaner offers the anti-allergen complete seal technology which enables you to breathe air that is fresh and free of pollutants by catching allergens and dust and preventing them from going back and mixing with the air. It is therefore highly convenient for people suffering from allergies and kids.

Swivel Steering

Maneuvering this vacuum is very easy with the swivel steering which provides complete control to easily maneuver under and around obstacles, corners, and furniture.

Multi-Surface Cleaner

One of the best features of the Shark Navigator NV3521 is its multi-surface cleaner ability. It allows you to clean different types of floors. It allows you to deep clean carpets and gently cleans the hardwood floors.

Brush Roll

This vacuum has a motorized brush roll which enables it clean both carpets and bare floors superbly. It has a switch where it can be turned on and off depending on your preference.

Detachable Pod

This vacuum cleaner can not only clean your floors and carpets, but it can also clean your entire house. It is a portable vacuum cleaner that can clean your upholstery, furniture, stairs, and even your walls. To remove dirt, dust, and other allergens from your walls, furniture, and stairs, simply disentangle the pod and lift it up.

NV351 Dust Cup

This vacuum is bagless but has a dust cup that has a large capacity of 1.2 quarts. This large capacity allows you to clean uninterrupted for a long time without having to empty the dust cup. Moreover, it is more economical than using replaceable bags.

NV351 Filter:

This vacuum has washable HEPA (High-Efficiency Particulate Air) and 2 foam filters which trap 99.99% of dust, allergens, and some other microorganisms. This ensures that only a marginal amount of pollutants are released into the air. Therefore, the air remains clean, which is ideal for your health and well-being.

NV351 Accessories

The Shark Navigator Lift-away NV351 comes with accessories, namely; a dusting brush, 5-inch crevice tool, and wide pet upholstery tool which will help you with versatile cleaning throughout your home. The crevice tool will be instrumental in cleaning tight spaces.

We all know how stubborn pet hair can be, hence the pet power brush is included to ensure you get rid of all the stubborn hair on your floors, furniture, or upholstery.


This vacuum has a 25-foot-long cord which will make cleaning very convenient as you can move around from one room to another without having to unplug the power cord as you clean.


The Shark Navigator Lift-away is cut out for both deep carpet cleaning and gentle bare hardwood floor cleaning.


  • The canister of the navigator lift-away can be detached from the rest of the body for easy cleaning. Thus, it is quite portable.
  • It has a high cleaning performance, especially when cleaning pet hair
  • The recurring costs it incurs are minimal


  • Maintenance is required for a few parts of the vacuum
  • Its vacuum hose is fairly short


NV351 Specifications

Product Dimensions

15 x 11.4 x 45.5 inches

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Product Specific Uses

Dual action, hard floor, carpets

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Components Included

HEPA Filter, Canister, Brush, Crevice tool

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1.2 Quarts

Controller Type

Push Button



Warranty Description

Limited 90-day warranty



Who should buy the Shark Navigator Lift-Away Bagless Upright Vacuum NV351?

The Shark Navigator Lift-Away Bagless Upright Vacuum definitely boasts impeccable features that any homeowner looks for in a vacuum cleaner. Here is a list of people I believe should own this upright vacuum cleaner.

  • This Shark vacuum is recommended for anyone with hardwood floors since it cleans hardwood floors more gently than other vacuum cleaners.
  • If you are a pet owner, this vacuum is ideal for you. It has a wide pet upholstery tool that will be sure to pick up all the stubborn pet hairs from your furniture, rugs, or upholstery.
  • If you have dust or pollen allergies, then you should definitely purchase the Shark Navigator NV351 Lift-away bagless upright vacuum. It features the anti-allergen complete seal technology that prevents dust from mixing with air, thus safeguarding you from the dust that may trigger your allergies.
  • If you are keen to purchase a vacuum that is not obnoxiously loud, a vacuum that will not affect your ears, then consider this vacuum. Its noise range is quite good and will barely affect you.
  • If you want to purchase a vacuum on a budget, then purchase the Shark Navigator Lift-Away Bagless Upright Vacuum. It is quite affordable, so you will not create a dent in your account. It also has minimal maintenance costs, so you do not have to worry about additional costs after you purchase it.

Review of Shark Navigator Lift-Away Bagless Upright Vacuum -nv351

The shark navigator lift-away has high customer ratings in a variety of areas. Some of these areas are:

Value for money

The Shark Navigator Lift-Away is affordable and has almost no recurring maintenance costs due to the washable filters and bagless designs. It is also durable.

For Bare floors

The Shark Navigator Lift-Away vacuum performs cleans bare floors incredibly well.

For Cars

This vacuum is perfect for cars. The lift-away feature allows you to carry the canister as you vacuum using the wand which can reach tight spaces.

For stairs

The Shark Navigator Lift-Away is highly recommended for cleaning of stairs. It can also be converted into a hand vacuum which will be easier to drag up and down the stairs. However, it has a short hose which limits the range.

For Pets

The Shark Navigator Lift-Away is ideal for homes with pets because it sucks up all pet hair on bare floors and carpets.


When it comes to portability this vacuum performs dismally because it is bulky. This can be remedied by using it as a hand vacuum although the length of the cord limits its operations.


This vacuum is equipped with swivel steering which provides you with complete control over the vacuum to move around obstacles such as furniture while vacuuming.

Suction Power

This vacuum has powerful suction that comes in handy when vacuuming high pile carpets.

Noise Levels

The noise levels of this vacuum stand at 75.3 dBA on bare floors and 76.8 dBA on low pile carpets. This is a good range to be at and translates into some low sound that will barely have any adverse effects on you.

Dirt Compartment

The Shark Navigator Lift-Away has a relatively large dirt compartment that will guarantee you a longer cleaning time without having to empty it. Moreover, the added advantage of this dirt compartment is that is made out of clear plastic and properly labeled with a max fil line. This will allow you to see when it is time to empty it without having to open it or even bend over.

Comparison Chart: Shark Navigator Lift-Away -NV351 Vs. Dyson V8 VS. Shark Rocket (HV382)


Shark Navigator Lift-Away NV351 Vacuum

Dyson V8 Animal Cordless Stick Vacuum

Shark Rocket DuoClean Ultra-Light Corded stick vacuum (HV382)

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Washable Filter




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Questions About Shark Navigator Lift-Away Bagless Upright Vacuum Cleaner -NV351

1. How does the Shark Navigator Work on Wood Floors?

 This vacuum works perfectly on wooden floors. It has two settings; one for carpets and the other for wooden floors. You will be glad to know that it locks in all the dirt particles with no event of them shooting out on either setting.

2. What is the difference between Shark NV351 and N352?

The only difference between NV350 and NV351 is the accessories that the vacuums come with. Otherwise, the two models are pretty much similar.

3. How much does the Shark NV351 weigh?

The Shark NV351 weighs 13.1 pounds.

4. Does the Shark NV351 work well on hardwood floors?

Yes, the Shark NV331 works quite well on hardwood floors.

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