Pressure-side pool cleaners have come a long way from being stagnant pieces of junk to mobile masterpieces. For instance, take Polaris’ line of Vac-Sweep models; the 65 and 280 are just two of their most prized pool cleaners that are well-known for their astounding cleaning performance. In this review, we’ll put them in a head-to-head comparison to see which of the two you should take home with you.

Polaris Vac-Sweep 65 Pool Cleaner Review

Polaris Vac-Sweep 65



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Polaris Vac-Sweep 65

Floor and Surface Cleaning

At first glance, you can immediately tell that the Vac-Sweep 65 is a unique product. It doesn’t have wheels or tracks like other Polaris pressure-side cleaners but instead comes with two main components—a surface head and a sweep skimmer—that clean pools top to bottom in a single sweep.