Miele S5 Callisto vs. S8 Kona Vacuum Comparison

Miele Callisto vs. Miele Kona Miele S5281 Callisto S5 Canister Vacuum Cleaner
Miele S5 Callisto
Miele S8390 Kona Vacuum Cleaner
Miele S8 Kona
Number S 5281 S 8390
Name Callisto Kona
Price $899 $929
Color Deep Black Obsidian Black
Dimensions 19″L x 10″W x 8.5″H 19″L x 10.5″W x 8.5″H
Weight 13.5 lbs 12 lbs
Vortex Motor 1200 watts 1200 watts; Encapsulated, Low Noise
Suction Power Settings 6-stage 6-stage
Control Type Rotary dial +/- push buttons
Intelligent AutoEco Suction Control No No
Motor Protection Function Yes Yes
Motor Protection Indicator No No
Sealed System Construction Yes Yes
Bag Type AirClean G/N AirClean GN
Bag Capacity 4.67 qt 4.76 qt
Bag Change Indicator Yes Yes
Active HEPA Filter Standard Standard
Filter Change Indicator No No
Direct-Connect Electric Hose Yes Yes
Deluxe Handle with Power Brush Controls Yes Yes
Direct-Connect Electric, Telescopic Wand Yes Yes
Smooth Floor Brush Parquet Twister
SBB 300-3
Parquet Twister
SBB 300-3
Carpet Tool Power Brush SEB 228-3 Power Brush SEB 228-3
Dusting Brush Yes Yes
Upholstery Tool Yes Yes
Crevice Nozzle Yes Yes
Integrated Tool Storage Yes Yes
Auto Rewind for Electrical Cord Yes (hold down button) Yes (one-touch button)
Cleaning Radius 33 ft 33 ft
Protective Bumper Flat bumper Enhanced 3D bumper
Integrated Parking System 3 spots 3 spots