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AEG UltraCaptic Vacuum Cleaner

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1,400W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 9.5kg Apr 2013
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19 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The reviewer at one expert review site thought that this vacuum cleaner was good. This vacuum received a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

Expert review website Expert Reviews scored this vacuum 100%. The vacuum expert review sites think this high maximum input power vacuum is one of the very best high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for more than two years.

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 20 user reviews the average user rating of this AEG vacuum cleaner is 83%.

Good Suction

Ten AEG UltraCaptic owners who bought it considered that it had good suction. In January last year Alessi Lover wrote in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic on Amazon “Number 1-5 shows on the display clearly for amount of suction, power strength”. Last year Oc said on Amazon “The suction is perfect, which is what you want i a vacuum cleaner” and scored it 5 stars. Patrick mentioned “The suction is excellent, there is no question about this” in his AEG UltraCaptic review.

Robust

Some people who reviewed it mentioned that it was well made. Alex Sumner said in his review on Amazon “One might say "sturdily built." The suction was powerful” and scored it very highly. Fallen mentioned on Amazon “This didn't seem too solid unless I wasn't doing it right” in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic. Jb mentioned “The extension tube is really well made and is easy to adjust” in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic.

One AEG UltraCaptic owner who reviewed this vacuum cleaner considered that it was strong and durable. One AEG UltraCaptic owner concluded that it was sealed. Nolene-Patricia Dougan he wrote in his review of this vacuum cleaner “I did not realise that my brand new bag of glitter wasn't sealed”.

One AEG UltraCaptic owner who purchased it thought it was reliable. In January last year Trisha she said on Amazon “The mechanism for emptying is quick and reliable and the display panel showing different power levels would be very impressive to techie types (although I would prefer something simpler myself” in her review of the AEG UltraCaptic.

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Nice Design

A few people who reviewed this vacuum cleaner wrote that it was good looking. Alessi Lover rated the AEG UltraCaptic 80 out of 100 and said “Time will tell, this will get used most days though so will get put through its paces pretty quickly”. Gogol wrote “All in all I have been pretty happy with this its a good quality item that cleans well” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Several AEG UltraCaptic reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was smooth. C. Jeffery said on Amazon “You almost forget you are dragging it around, its so smooth” in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic and rated it 5 stars. Fallen mentioned “It opens in a very smooth action from the bottom, not just flying open” in their review.

Several AEG UltraCaptic reviewers who reviewed the AEG UltraCaptic mentioned that it was a good design. Jb wrote on Amazon last year “The three-in-one tool is quite a clever piece of design; it looks like a small brush attachment.” yet they scored it 60 out of 100. Expertreviews.co.uk scored the AEG UltraCaptic 5 stars and mentioned on expert review site Expert Reviews “It's a striking design, especially with bright purple or yellow highlights depending on”.

One AEG UltraCaptic owner who reviewed the AEG UltraCaptic concluded that it was aesthetic. Angela Lovelace said in her review of this vacuum cleaner “Aesthetically it has clean and modern lines” and rated this vacuum cleaner 80 out of 100.

One person wrote in their reviews that the product was well designed. One AEG UltraCaptic reviewer wrote in their reviews that the AEG UltraCaptic was neat. Matt said in his review of this vacuum cleaner in January last year “Has a rather neat self-rewinding mechanism”.

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Good Size

Seven AEG UltraCaptic owners who bought it considered that it was compact. Oc gave it a very good rating and said “Not going in the bin as directed!), this one has a compactor, so that you can compact the dust before emptying the cylinder - less mess all round! Overall” in their review. Patrick he wrote on Amazon “Also how much dirt is in the “Compact and Go”, as AEG like to call it – which again I find a very clever” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Patrick also wrote “The one issue I have with the “Compact and Go””.

Some AEG UltraCaptic owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it was a good weight. S. Broadbent mentioned on Amazon “The first thing i noticed about the AEG UltraCaptic Vacuum is the weight” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

A few customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was lightweight. Last year Jl Adcock said “Again feel a bit lightweight and probably won't take much heavy use” but even so they only scored the AEG UltraCaptic 60 out of 100. Timothy said “The box is very heavy! I thought this was going to be a lightweight machine.” in his review.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was thin. Fallen wrote “It has the now standard telescopic pole and is narrow enough stood on end to stand on stairs as you're doing them” and gave it a score of 5 stars. One AEG UltraCaptic owner who reviewed the product concluded that it was heavy and bulky. Gogol rated it 5 stars and wrote “Not too heavy getting up and down stairs which I always find a pain”.

One AEG UltraCaptic reviewer who purchased the product said that it was a good width. Jb mentioned in their review in January last year “My Cat & Dog has a full width turbo brush”.

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Good Product Quality

A few people considered that this vacuum cleaner was good quality. Alessi Lover said “The tools seem well made (brown hairs along with black” in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic. Alex Sumner rated it 5 stars and he wrote in his review “However the weight is due to the fact that it is a great product made of high quality materials”. Fallen wrote in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic “Manoeuverable and is really well designed with everything clicking into place intuitively”.

Acceptable Noise Level

Some people mentioned in their reviews that it was quiet. Alex Sumner mentioned in his review on Amazon “Surprised me with how relatively quiet it was”. Last year Fallen wrote “It is very quiet apart from when you attach the small pet hair attachment then it sounds like a buzz saw as the small internal brush whizzes round so quickly” and scored the AEG UltraCaptic very highly. Jb wrote in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic “The AeroPro silent and Parketto nozzles permit very powerful suction on flat surfaces (the Parketto will actually stick to a vertical wall).” however despite that they only gave the product a score of 60 out of 100.

One customer who reviewed this vacuum cleaner thought it was noisy.

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Easy to Use

Some customers mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use. Angela Lovelace mentioned on Amazon “The vacuum is easy to use and had a retractable cord”. Fallen said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “This minor quibble out the way it is a joy to use”. Jb said “There’s a handy clip provided so it can live on-board the cleaner”.

A number of people agreed that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Last year Jl Adcock said “Starting with the good - the length of the tubes attached to the cleaner makes it comfortable to use” in their review but in spite of that they only rated the product 60 out of 100. Vm1967 wrote on Amazon “The connected was made corectly as the button to hold it in was fully engaged”.

Several customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner agreed that it was easy to assemble. Alessi Lover said on Amazon “So easy to put together”. Angela Lovelace mentioned in her review “I found it easy to put together and was impressed by the sturdy metal tube which makes up the longer part of the vacuum where the head is slotted in”.

Some AEG UltraCaptic reviewers agreed that this vacuum cleaner was easy to use the menus. Matt said on Amazon “There are five power settings; I found the suction pretty powerful even on the lowest (even the middle setting threatened to uproot my entire hall carpet in fact” in his AEG UltraCaptic review and gave the AEG UltraCaptic a score of 80 out of 100. Last year Vm1967 said on Amazon “There are power settings from 1-5 where 1 is least”.

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Easy to Empty

Several AEG UltraCaptic reviewers who bought it mentioned that it was easy to empty. Nolene-Patricia Dougan gave this vacuum cleaner an excellent review score and he said last year “When the dust chamber is full and ready to empty it i” in his review. In the same month S. Broadbent wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “The dust container is easy to remove for emptying and also has a compacting lever to squeeze the dust down” and gave the product a very good review score. Straightforward mentioned in January last year “Is easy to empty without making a mess” and rated the product as excellent.

Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

Several people considered that the product was good at cleaning pet hair. Gogol rated the AEG UltraCaptic as very good and mentioned on Amazon in January last year “So far its been very good in picking up pet hair (cat) from both carpet” in their AEG UltraCaptic review. Also in January last year Nolene-Patricia Dougan wrote “Deals with pet hair, mud and glitter with ease - superb cleaning ability” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Straightforward said on Amazon “Outstanding - especially for pet hair” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and scored this vacuum cleaner 5 stars.

One person who reviewed it said that it was good at cleaning dog hair. In January last year Oc wrote on Amazon “Great pick up of dog hair from our visiting friend, crumbs from the kitchen floor” in their review of the AEG UltraCaptic.

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Good Brush

Some AEG UltraCaptic owners said in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner had a good brush. Angela Lovelace scored it 80 out of 100 and she mentioned in her review of this vacuum cleaner “I like the head with the rotating brush which is really good for when you are doing the stairs”.

Good Support

Some AEG UltraCaptic owners who reviewed the product concluded that it had good technical guidance. Epigone said on Amazon “The dust compressing mechanism involves a simple manual action and does pack things down pretty well, reducing the mess when you empty it, which is helpful”. Nolene-Patricia Dougan wrote last year “The problem with vacuuming glitter is because it's so fine and light - any air from the vents can disturb and help the glitter spread even further” in his review and scored the AEG UltraCaptic 5 stars.

Portable

Some AEG UltraCaptic owners who reviewed it wrote that it was easy to move around.

Good Technical Features

One AEG UltraCaptic owner who reviewed this vacuum cleaner considered that it had good features. Jl Adcock mentioned “This cleaner has some nice features.” in their AEG UltraCaptic review.

Good Filter

One person wrote in their reviews that the AEG UltraCaptic had a good filter. S. Broadbent mentioned in their review last year “The regulation Hepa filter that most cleaners seem to have these days”.

AEG Has Good Vacuum Cleaner Reviews

We checked 549 user and expert reviews for AEG vacuum cleaners and found that on average AEG has good reviews. We also found that AEG has good reviews specifically within its high maximum input power vacuum cleaners range.

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HEPA 13 HEPA Class

This vacuum cleaner has a HEPA 13 HEPA class, which is typical of many vacuum cleaners of this spec and age.

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4 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

Five AEG UltraCaptic reviewers said in their reviews that the AEG UltraCaptic was not cheap. Angela Lovelace mentioned on Amazon “It seems rather expensive although Electrolux is a name I trust” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. Last year Jl Adcock scored the product 60 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “It's over-priced compared with other models out there”. Pete Johnson rated the product 40 out of 100 and he said in his review on Amazon “To only give two stars, for an expensive vacuum cleaner that will not switch on, from a company that ignores requests for technical advice”.

Three people considered that this vacuum cleaner was not a bargain for the price. Matt wrote on Amazon “The AEG Ultracaptic certainly isn't cheap.” in his review of this vacuum cleaner. Timothy said on Amazon “Not cheap” in his review but he rated the AEG UltraCaptic 80 out of 100.

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Does Not Have a Brush Tool

The UltraCaptic does not have a brush tool, although it is worth noting that most of the other vacuum cleaners of this spec and age also do not have a brush tool.

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Heavy

Vacuums of this age and spec have weights of between 1.2kg and 110kg, and the average weight is 7.8kg. The UltraCaptic is quite heavy (9.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that were released around the same time as the UltraCaptic.

Other vacuum cleaners with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Nilfisk Elite Superior[plb_2098729_price] (7.2kg), or the Dyson DC37[plb_1715883_price] (7.7kg).

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Not Cordless

The UltraCaptic is not cordless, although keep in mind that most of the other vacuum cleaners of this type and age are also not cordless.

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2 Other reasons to consider the AEG UltraCaptic

Dry Cleaning Type

The cleaning type of this vacuum is Dry, which is the most frequently supported cleaning type on vacuum cleaners of this type and age.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This AEG vacuum cleaner was released over three years ago.

Specification

Power
Maximum Input Power
Design
Type
Dust Container Type
Tube Type
Cordless
Colour of Product
Tube Material
Display
Performance
Cleaning Type
Proper Use
Vacuum Air Filtering
HEPA Class
Ergonomics
Power Control
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Package Weight
Packaging Content
Upholstery Nozzle Included

1 Award

Expert Reviews Best Buy

Expert Reviews

(1)
16 January 2014

Excellent suction with minimal power draw makes the UltraCaptic a fantastic all-round vacuum...

Expert Reviews

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 3 July 2016 by Annie

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers aeg 29908
Barcodes 05995363719346

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