As of 2015, the Black & Decker Pivot is a good cordless car vacuum, with an overall rating of 8.8 out of 10 on TopTenReviews.com. Users of Amazon.com give the device 4.3 out of five stars, while Good Housekeeping gives the cleaner favorable reviews as well.
Compact and easy to clean, the Black & Decker Pivot is powered by an 18-volt nickel cadmium battery and has a retractable crevice tool and a patented pivoting nozzle to access tight spots. Its cyclonic air system and three-stage filtration system prevent clogging and efficiently remove pet hair. The vacuum folds in half for compact storage and includes accessories such as a flip-up brush and a transparent dust container.