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Hoover FH50240

Hoover FH50240 Vacuum Cleaner

Upright Vacuum Wet 10.2kg Professional May 2014
Type Cleaning Type Weight Intended Use Release Date
This MaxExtract deep cleaner is designed to clean a variety of surfaces from carpets to couches and sealed wood floors to tiled floors. This versatile, easy-to-use machine removes water, dirt and... More
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2 Reasons For

Wet Cleaning Type

The FH50240 supports a Wet cleaning type which is better than most comparable spec vacuum cleaners that came out around the same time as it. Most vacuums of this type and age support a Dry cleaning type.

This vacuum cleaner's cleaning type (Wet) is actually the best supported cleaning type amongst all vacuums that were launched more than two years ago.

The worst supported cleaning type amongst comparable types of vacuum cleaner is Dry&Wet.

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Good Brand

Vacuums built by Hoover have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all vacuum cleaners (not just vacuums) and found that Hoover also has good reviews across its entire range.

4 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Brush Tool

Most vacuums that have been around for around the same time as the FH50240 do not have a brush tool. The FH50240 is no exception to this as it too does not have a brush tool.

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Not Cordless

Like most of the other vacuum cleaners of this age and type, the Hoover FH50240 is not cordless.

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Very Heavy

When compared to other vacuums that are a comparable age to the FH50240, the FH50240's weight of 10.2 kilograms is one of the heaviest. Vacuums of a similar spec and age to the FH50240 have weights of between 900g and 12kg, and the average weight is 5kg.

Vacuum cleaners with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Electrolux 4870MZ Boss SmartVac[plb_1860823_price] (9.8kg) which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Short Cord Length

The shortest cord length of similar spec vacuums that were released around the same time as the FH50240 is 0.6m, the longest is 16m, and the average cord length is 7.1m. The FH50240 has one of the shorter cord lengths (only 6 meters) amongst vacuums of this age.

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1 Other reason to consider the Hoover FH50240

Released Over Two Years Ago

This vacuum has been on the market for over two years.


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Cleaning Type
Intended Use
Cleaning Surface
Cord Length
Weight & Dimensions
Packaging Content
Upholstery Nozzle Included
Hard Floor Brush
Hose Included
Other Features
Technical Details
Nozzle Width
Clean Water Tank Capacity

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00073502032053, 00700621180333, 00778295449308, 00787683528211, 00787732275882, 00798753221963, 08859141001474

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