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Amica VM 2042

66

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Amica VM 2042

Amica VM 2042

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A good spec but 3 year old 1,600W cylinder vacuum, with moderate running costs
1,600W Cylinder Dry 210W Nov 2014 F
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Amica VM 2042 Review

Released 3 years ago but with good features, we have scored the Amica VM 2042 as follows:
68
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
62
Running Costs
£390 Over 10 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuums are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has an energy efficiency rating of F, and its running costs of £390 over 10 years are in the most expensive 15% of all 1,383 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuum cleaners.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Fairly high maximum input power
A hard floor cleaning performance class
Very low suction power
Only E carpet cleaning performance class

Amica VM 2042 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

This vacuum cleaner has an energy efficiency rating of F, and the VM 2042 has an average running cost of £390 over 10 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 15% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Amica vacuum has been on the market since November 2014.

Features

Fairly High Maximum Input Power

Across all the vacuums the maximum input powers range from 3.6W to 8,600W. With a maximum input power of 1,600 Watt, the VM 2042 has a quite high maximum input power compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Very Low Suction Power

Vacuum cleaners have suction powers of between 40W and 2,500W, and the average suction power is 550W. The VM 2042's suction power of only 210W is lower than 82% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is the most commonly found hard floor cleaning performance class on vacuum cleaners.

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Only E Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The Amica VM 2042 has an E carpet cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuum cleaners. Most vacuum cleaners have a C carpet cleaning performance class. Across all vacuum cleaners the worst carpet cleaning performance class is G and the best is A.

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Has a Brush Tool

The VM 2042 has a brush tool, unlike 84% of vacuum cleaners which do not have a brush tool.

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Product Identifiers

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05906006901189

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