This vacuum has an Electronic power control, which is the most frequently found power control on comparable spec vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for more than a year.
2 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Brush Tool
The BS 1288 does not have a brush tool, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for more than a year also do not have a brush tool.
The cleaning type of the this vacuum is Dry, which is typical of many comparable spec vacuums that are a similar age to it.
Vacuums with a better cleaning type that might be worth looking at include the VAX Dual Power W86-DP-B (£77.95) (Wet) which also has a higher rating.
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this medium maximum input power vacuum cleaner was released.
+3 Other reasons
Price Has Recently Increased by £0.98
The BS 1288 has increased in price by £0.98 in the last 4 days.
Average Operating Radius
At 8.3 meters, the BS 1288 has a pretty typical operating radius compared to most of the other medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for a similar time to the BS 1288.