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Ariete 4242

66

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Ariete 4242

£437.90
£256.28 £182 cheaper than 18 days ago
Ariete 4242
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A good spec but 5 year old 1,700W cylinder vacuum, with OK running costs
1,700W Cylinder Wet & Dry 13kg Feb 2013
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Ariete 4242 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Ariete 4242 number 783 across all vacuum cleaners.
74
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£420 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 vacuum cleaners 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has running costs of £420 over 10 years, which puts it in the most expensive 12% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners 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:
Has a hard floor brush
Quite high maximum input power
Heavier than average

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £437.90 to £256.28 in the last 18 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Ariete 4242 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £182 (41%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The average 10 year running cost of the 4242 is £420 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 12% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since February 2013.

Features

Heavier Than Average

Across all the vacuums the weights range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg. The Ariete 4242's weight of 13kg is in the heaviest 2% of all vacuum cleaners when sorted by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The Ariete 4242's noise level of 77dB is pretty average compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is louder than 51% of all vacuum cleaners when sorted by this feature.

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Quite High Maximum Input Power

The lowest maximum input power of vacuums is 3.6W and the highest is 8,600W. The Ariete 4242 has a fairly high maximum input power (1,700 Watt) compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Has a Hard Floor Brush

The Ariete 4242 has a hard floor brush. 75% of vacuum cleaners do not have a hard floor brush.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Ariete 4242 has an upholstery nozzle included, unlike 74% of vacuums which do not have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Has a Turbo Brush

The Ariete 4242 has a turbo brush, which is unusual. 92% of vacuum cleaners do not have a turbo brush.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ariete 42421

Barcodes:

00746856745718, 08003705109070

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