Miele S5 Vacuum Cleaner Series - Powerful Floor Care Solutions

The Miele S5 Series of canister vacuum cleaners includes a host of models with features specifically targeted at particular needs. For instance, there is a vacuum cleaner designed for people suffering from allergies (Allervac Sensor 5000), another for pet owners (Cat and Dog TT 5000), and one for larger homes and several different types of flooring (S5981 Capricorn). Miele builds high-quality vacuums, whether you want a state-of-the-art appliance or just a simple, straight forward vacuum cleaner.

The powerful motor in the S5, developed and manufactured by Miele, is coupled with a sophisticated ventilation system within the vacuum canister and gentle motor start-up, ensuring exceptional cleaning performance with maximum dust elimination. All Miele S5 vacuums are designed to give up to 20 years of trouble free service.

With Miele’s exclusive triscopic suction tube (three telescoping sections), the length of the tube is easily adjusted and when fully extended, vacuuming the most inaccessible corners can be done with ease.

The Miele S5 vacuum cord reel is exceptionally easy to use, with it’s smooth running rewind mechanism, at the touch of a button, the entire cord is wound in effortlessly. The S5 is also fitted with an extra long electrical cord, together with the hose and suction tube, you have an operating radius of 33 feet (10M).

Another Miele exclusive is the Air Clean Filter System consisting of (A) the Miele HyClean dustbag, (B) the motor protection filter, and (C) the exhaust filter. Together these form the basis of an extremely efficient 12-stage filtration system. Miele offers three types of exhaust filters for different filtration requirements and odor neutralization.

Miele S5 Vacuum Cleaner Series Features

  • All Miele vacuum cleaners are tested to last a minimum of 1,000 operating hours, or an average of 20 years residential use.
  • The Sealed System™ construction of the canister keeps all the dust inside for optimum filtration.
  • A pre-motor filter protects the motor from debris. A safety shut-off prevents the motor from overheating in the event that a large item gets lodged in the vacuum.
  • Ultra-quiet operation.
  • A control panel with six power settings allows for optimal cleaning on any flooring surface.
  • Like all other Miele vacuums, the S5 series is constructed from ABS plastic material, making them durable for a lifetime of use.
  • Three, 360° swivel wheels provide unparalleled maneuverability and won’t damage floors.
  • On-board tools include a Crevice Tool, Dust Brush, and Upholstery Brush.
  • Impressive 33 ft. (10M) operating radius with a convenient, automatic cord reel rewind switch.
  • Large 4 quart (4.5L) capacity HyClean dust bag.
  • The Super Air Clean Filter is electrostatically charged to retain microscopic particles. It traps 99.95% of particles down to 0.5 microns and 94% of particles down to 0.3 microns. The Active HEPA filter is optional and removes 99.97% of all particles as small as 0.3 microns.


Included with All Miele S5 Vacuum Cleaners

Miele Integrated Accessories

Integrated Tools

These vacuum cleaners come standard with three cleaning tools. Useful for cleaning upholstery, shelves, baseboards, and more, all are conveniently stored on-board, just a hands-reach away under the lid.

  • Dusting Brush
  • Upholstery Brush
  • Crevice Tool

Miele Hyclean Dustbag

Large HyClean Dust Bags

The 4 quart (4.5 litre) capacity dust bag means more cleaning with fewer bag changes. Airflow guides inside the dust bag distribute the absorbed dust and dirt particles evenly throughout the bag for highly effective dust absorption. The hygiene shutter closes automatically when the vacuum cleaner is opened for hygienic removal and disposal of the bag.

Miele Super Air Clean Filter

Super Air Clean Filter

The Super Air Clean filter is designed for normal use and is made of a multi-ply material which is electrostatically charged to retain the dust particles. It retains 99.95% of particles (according to IEC 60312) and lasts as long as a box of dustbags. One is included in every box of bags.

Miele Triscopic Suction Tube

Triscopic Suction Tube

Triscopic suction tube not only makes the task of vacuuming easier, but it is also kinder on your back. With the Miele triscopic suction tube, the length of the tube is easily adjusted to suit all users.



Miele S5 Vacuum Cleaner Series Technical Specifications

Vacuum Type: Canister
Construction: Durable ABS body
Motor: 1200 Watt Miele Vortex Motor
Airflow: 140 CFM
Power Controls: 6-position rotary dial on canister standard; optional slide controls, foot switch, or electronic controls in handle available
Dust Bag Capacity: 4 quart (4.5L) HyClean Plus dust bags
Standard Filters: Super Air Clean Filter
Optional Filters: Active Charcoal; HEPA filter
Floor Tool: SBD285 Combination Rug & Floor tool comes standard; optional powerbrushes available
Included Attachments: Dust Brush, Upholstery Brush, Crevice Tool
Suction Wand: Stainless steel telescopic wand
Operating Radius: 33 ft. (10M)
Auto Cord Reel Rewind: Yes
Safety Shut-off: Yes
Wand Park Feature: Yes
Dimensions: 8″ H x 9″ W x 19″ L
Weight: 13.5 lbs.
Warranty: 7 years on motor and 1 year on parts and labor


Miele S5 Vacuum Cleaner Series Models

Miele Ariel S5211

Recommended for low pile carpeting, area rugs, and all smooth flooring, the Polar Ice colored S5211 Ariel comes standard with an SBD 550-3 floor tool, a durable non-electric hose, and a lightweight telescopic stainless steel wand.

Miele Ariel S5211 Review

Miele Jubilee (S5281)

The Miele Jubilee S5281 comes with two floor heads, an SEB217-3 Electro Comfort floor tool, and an SBB300-3 Parquet Twister floor tool. The SEB 217-3 is an electrically-driven, 10½" wide carpet tool with floating head and swivel neck design that is ideal for low-pile and medium-pile carpet care. Recommended for deep cleaning and restoring of crushed carpet nap on low- to medium-pile carpets with moderate densities.

Miele Jubilee S5281 Vacuum

Miele Capricorn S5981

This is the top of the line model in the S5 series. Loaded with every luxury feature Miele has to offer in a canister vacuum. Recommended for medium to high pile or plush carpeting, area rugs, and all smooth flooring, the Capricorn S5981 comes standard with a motor overheat indicator light, an Active HEPA filter, a deluxe handle grip with Electrobrush and suction controls, a durable electric hose, and an electric, telescopic wand. Also included is the Parquet Twister floor tool and your choice of Electrobrushes, the SEB 217-3 or the SEB 236 full-size Electro Premium.

Miele Callisto S5280

Recommended for medium to high pile carpeting, area rugs, and all smooth flooring, the S5280 Callisto comes standard with a SEB 217-3 Electrobrush, a durable electric hose, and an electric telescopic wand.

Additional models in the S5 Series include: S5481 Earth, S5381 Leo, S 5381 Gemini, S 5281 Libra, S5281 Pisces

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