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Bosch BCH61840GBKIT Vacuum Cleaner

Dry 3.8kg Bagless Mar 2015
Cleaning Type Weight Dust Container Cordless Release Date
- Thorough cleaning results on all floors thanks to highly efficient bagless-technology and HighPower AllFloor Brush.- Bosch Lithium-Ion Technology: durable and powerful rechargeable batteries,... More
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Owner Reviews Are Good

The average owner rating of this vacuum is 89% based on 227 owner reviews.

Portable

Some people wrote in their reviews that the Bosch BCH61840GB was easy to move around. Debi K. mentioned “It is extremely lightweight and easy to use”. John A. Stedman mentioned in his review of the Bosch BCH61840GB on Amazon “Very lightweight and easy to handle - the lack of a power cord really does make it a lot easier to use in practical terms”. Len Ross wrote on Amazon in November last year “Handy lightweight for stairs and cleaning upstairs” in his review.

Good Suction

Eight customers who reviewed the product concluded that it had good suction. Hedgehog wrote “The suction was very good and, when fully charged, could just about cover our home” in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB nonetheless they only gave it a rating of 1 stars. Jenny Lodge said on Amazon “Roller easy to clean, better suction on hard floor” and scored the product 5 stars. Len Ross wrote in his review on Amazon “The Bosch is nice and light and suction is good enough for quick runarounds”.

Easy to Empty

Some Bosch BCH61840GB owners agreed that it was easy to empty. Alexis Jones said in his review “It is simple to empty the filter cartridge” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Bobstob scored it 5 stars and said on Amazon “It is easy to empty the dust canister”. Dr K M Johnson wrote in their review “So easy to use and to empty when full”.

Good Battery Life

Some customers who reviewed it thought it had a good battery life. Amazon Customer said in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB “The battery is fully charged and I am very disappointed with the battery problem after such a short time.I recommended this product to many of my friends”. Debi K. rated it 5 stars and she mentioned on Amazon “The battery is powerful enough to do a complete house clean before needing recharging” in her Bosch BCH61840GB review. Hugh S gave it a rating of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon in November last year “The battery charge lasts a while and it is quick to recharge”.

Three customers who purchased it considered that it was quick to charge. Mrs D wrote “An excellent product, I shall be buying another one for upstairs shortly.I like the fact that is easy to charge with no docking station makes it much more flexible” in her review. Last year Mrs H Dade gave it an excellent review and she mentioned in her Bosch BCH61840GB review on Amazon “Keeps it light! Easy to charge, very pleased indeed!”. Ray Walker wrote in his Bosch BCH61840GB review on Amazon “Just what we wanted, light and easy to handle, good price, easy to empty, seems to charge fast than stated”.

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Good Size

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that the Bosch BCH61840GB was lightweight. Alexis Jones wrote on Amazon last year “This vacuum is lightweight, simple to use” in his review. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Lightweight, easy to store” and scored this vacuum cleaner 5 stars. Be wrote in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB on Amazon “It is extremely lightweight and gets into all the corners”.

Some Bosch BCH61840GB reviewers wrote in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner was easy to carry around. Christine mentioned on Amazon “Very light and easy to manoeuvre” and gave it an excellent review score. Les Kirkpatrick mentioned on Amazon “Suction is great, light and easy to use” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Ms. P. Knight wrote on Amazon “It is light and easy for an elderly person like myself to carry up”.

Some Bosch BCH61840GB owners who reviewed the Bosch BCH61840GB considered that it was heavy and bulky. Amazon Customer mentioned in their Bosch BCH61840GB review on Amazon “No dragging a heavy cylinder cleaner, No tripping over the power cable which always seems to wrap around your legs or feet” and scored it 5 stars. Colin Peter Davis said “Does exactly what I want it to do without lugging a heavy vacuum cleaner with electric cables around”. Two years ago Hussein wrote on Amazon “No longer lugging a heavy corded vacuum cleaner”.

Several Bosch BCH61840GB reviewers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner thought it was a good weight. Amazon Customer wrote “Fab light weight and so easy to use suction is unbelievable”. Mary Barclay said on Amazon in November “In a word, marvellous, would recommend highly, no fuss, light weight, no lead trailing, good suction on all floors, no attachments” in his Bosch BCH61840GB review.

One customer said that the Bosch BCH61840GB was tight. Mr. W. S. Cunningham wrote on Amazon “Great for getting into tight spaces and under beds” in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB. One Bosch BCH61840GB reviewer considered that it was compact. Peter Stanford mentioned “Seems to work well, easy to handle, good battery life between charges, nice & light & compact”.

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Acceptable Noise Level

Some people wrote in their reviews that the product was quiet. Catherine Verdier-Stott scored it very highly and she mentioned on Amazon a few weeks ago “It's very light-i can carry it upstairs on 2 fingers-it's silent, cleans very well hard wooden floors as well as cushion floor”. Christine said “Very quiet, effective vacuum” . Two years ago G. Edwards mentioned in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB “It's light, quiet, cable free”.

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was noisy. Paul Martin mentioned on Amazon two years ago “It became steadily noisier over the last year until it gave up this morning” in his review and gave it a very good rating.

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Easy to Use

A number of customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner said that it was easy to use. Colin Peter Davis wrote in his review on Amazon “Easy to use, Used on setting two, picks up the dust as required”. Colin Peter Davis also wrote “Functionality make it a handy means of vacuuming carpets”. Danny Noble said in his Bosch BCH61840GB review on Amazon in November last year “Much easier to use”.

A few people who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Gadget Fan wrote in their review “There are 3 power settings and the middle one is more than adequate for us which helps battery life”. Graham Podd gave the Bosch BCH61840GB a rating of 5 stars and he said on Amazon a few weeks ago “It has 3 settings which cover any surface in the house from tiled floor to deep pile carpet”. This month Michael Bluck said in his review of this vacuum cleaner “Cannot fault its performance - the battery lasts pretty much as claimed in all settings - good value”.

Some Bosch BCH61840GB reviewers said in their reviews that it was easy to assemble. Mibo mentioned in their Bosch BCH61840GB review “Promptly delivered, easy to assemble”. In November last year Mrs H Dade wrote “Easy to assemble and small to store” in her Bosch BCH61840GB review.

One Bosch BCH61840GB reviewer who reviewed this vacuum cleaner wrote that it had a good experience. Mr. D. Redfern gave the product a rating of 5 stars and mentioned “My first independent experience was, as a newly married man, to buy the latest tech”.

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Popular Choice

According to Amazon sales data, the BCH61840GB is one the fastest selling vacuum cleaner currently on the market.

Robust

Several people who bought the Bosch BCH61840GB said that it was well made. Justinitus wrote on Amazon in November last year “Overall it's a very solid chap and nicely finished” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

One Bosch BCH61840GB reviewer who bought it reckoned that it was strong and durable. Justinitus wrote “It's simple and looks more durable than the Dyson wall bracket contraption” in their review and rated this vacuum cleaner 5 stars.

One person wrote in their reviews that the product was reliable. Justinitus gave it a score of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “Fluff in one pass - huge improvement over the trusty Nilfisk and as good as the Dyson” in their review.

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Has a Brush Tool

Unlike most of the other similar spec vacuum cleaners that were released around the same time as the BCH61840GB which do not have a brush tool, the BCH61840GB has a brush tool.

Other vacuums with a brush tool currently available which you might also want to consider include a cheaper vacuum cleaner such as the CH30000[pl_3121061_price], or the CO180B2[pl_3178839_price] both from Hoover or you might consider a better rated vacuum cleaner such as the AEG AG3013[plb_3019082_price].

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Good Product Quality

A number of customers wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. Bobstob said on Amazon “A great investment and a quality cordless stick vacuum”. In November last year Hugh S said on Amazon “Quality build, lightweight, powerful and the battery charge lasts a while” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Justinitus wrote on Amazon last year “All in all, I'm very pleased with this - it's simple, powerful, well made and performs extremely well with no fancy frippery or bright purple toy-like plastics” in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB.

Reasonably Priced

Seven people who reviewed it considered that it was good value for money. Gill Smallwood scored the Bosch BCH61840GB very highly and wrote on Amazon “It is easy to use and exceptional value for money”. Graham Podd scored the Bosch BCH61840GB 5 stars and he said in his Bosch BCH61840GB review on Amazon a few weeks ago “The price on Amazon was excellent”. Michael Bluck rated this vacuum cleaner as very good and he wrote on Amazon also a few weeks ago “Good value - Bosch quality”.

Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

A few people wrote in their reviews that it was good at cleaning dog hair. Ms. P. Knight rated the product 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The very lightest of settings can pick up the dog hairs easily!” in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB. A few weeks ago Suffolk Lady scored it very highly and mentioned “Quick go round in the morning plicking up dog hairs and bits, super”. In November last year Vonnie009 wrote “Brilliant for dog hairs” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Nice Design

A few Bosch BCH61840GB reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Bosch BCH61840GB was good looking. In November Litgirl wrote on Amazon “1 day the battery conked out pretty quickly - no idea why” in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Ms J Newman mentioned “Lightweight, easy to assemble and pretty powerful” in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB. Raphael Zernoff mentioned on Amazon “It has a beautiful modern design and it does what it promises” in his review and scored it very highly.

Bosch Vacuums Have Good Reviews

Bosch has good average ratings for its vacuums as well as across its entire vacuum range compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Brush

One person who purchased the product thought it had a good brush. Ms. P. Knight wrote on Amazon “One particular feature is the ability to easily remove the brush to take out the hairs” in their review of the Bosch BCH61840GB and gave this vacuum cleaner an excellent review.

Good Filter

One customer who bought this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it had a good filter.

Cordless

Unlike most of the other vacuums of a comparable spec and age to the BCH61840GB which are not cordless, the BCH61840GB is cordless.

We compared all the other cordless vacuum cleaners to this vacuum and we think the AEG AG3013[plb_3019082_price] which has better reviews; or the Electrolux ZB3102[plb_3185337_price] which is cheaper are also worth considering.

If you want a vacuum cleaner that is cordless then you might also want to consider the Electrolux ZB3101[plb_3185183_price].

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Shallow

The depths of vacuum cleaners of a similar age and type to the BCH61840GB range from 26mm to 990mm, and the average depth is 320mm. At only 185 millimeters, the BCH61840GB is quite shallow compared to most of the other similar spec vacuums that were launched around the same time as the BCH61840GB.

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2 Reasons Against

Poor Power Cord

One customer who reviewed the Bosch BCH61840GB thought it did not have a good power cord.

Poor Support

One person who reviewed it said that it did not have good technical guidance. Hussein mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon two years ago “The only thing I did not like is the manual - not easy reading.” but even so they still gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 4 stars.

3 Other reasons to consider the Bosch BCH61840GB

Dry Cleaning Type

The cleaning type of this vacuum cleaner is Dry, which is the most frequently supported cleaning type on vacuum cleaners of a comparable type and age to it.

We compared all the other Dry vacuums to this vacuum cleaner and we think the Hoover CH30000[plb_3121061_price] which is cheaper; or the AEG AG3013[plb_3019082_price] which has better reviews are also worth considering.

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Released Over a Year Ago

Bosch released the BCH61840GB over a year ago.

Average Weight

At 3.8 kilograms, the BCH61840GB has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other vacuums that came out more than a year ago.

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Specification

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Dust Container
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Washable Filter
Soft Grip Handle
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Brush Tool
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Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 04242002809397, 05054186355022

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