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Bosch BGL3A122 Vacuum Cleaner

£139.60
£112.99 £26.61 cheaper than 29 days ago
2,200W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 5.9kg Sep 2014
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Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Has a brush tool
Bosch has good reviews for its vacuum cleaners
Easy to use
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Reviews

Bosch Has Good Reviews for Its Vacuum Cleaners

We checked 1,593 owner and expert reviews (including 537 verified purchases) for Bosch vacuums and found that on average Bosch has good ratings. We also found that Bosch has good ratings specifically within its high maximum input power vacuums range. 93% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Easy to Use

One Bosch BGL3A122 owner who bought this vacuum cleaners concluded that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer wrote in their Bosch BGL3A122 review “This machine is very easy to use, light”.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 5.9 kilograms, the Bosch BGL3A122 has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners of this age and type.

If you would consider a vacuum cleaner with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Kärcher AD (£102.49) (6.4kg and cheaper), or the Nilfisk Buddy II 18T (£95.89) (5.5kg and cheaper).

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Performance

Average Noise Level

The BGL3A122 has a fairly average noise level (79 decibels) compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners of a comparable age and type to this vacuum.

Vacuum cleaners with a louder noise level that might be worth considering include the Rowenta RO5253EA (£112.85) (83dB and cheaper), or the Miele S381 (£93.48) (76dB and cheaper).

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Only E Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The BGL3A122 has an E carpet cleaning performance class which is better than the C carpet cleaning performance class found on most high maximum input power vacuums that have been around for around the same time as it.

This vacuum cleaner's carpet cleaning performance class (E) is in fact the worst carpet cleaning performance class amongst all vacuums of this type and age.

Amongst similar types of vacuum cleaner the best carpet cleaning performance class is B.

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Packaging Content

Has a Brush Tool

The Bosch BGL3A122 has a brush tool. Most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that came out more than two years ago also have a brush tool.

There are a number of other vacuum cleaners with a brush tool currently available which you might want to look at including the Bosch Athlet BCH625KTGB (£119) which has better reviews; or the Rowenta RO5253EA (£112.85), or the Hoover WindTunnel (£101.12) both of which are cheaper.

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Has a Parquet Brush

The Bosch BGL3A122 has a parquet brush, as do most of the other vacuum cleaners of this type and age.

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Has a Crevice Tool

The BGL3A122 has a crevice tool. Most of the other comparable spec vacuum cleaners that were launched more than two years ago also have a crevice tool.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This vacuum was released in September 2014.


Power

Fairly High Suction Power

The average suction power of vacuum cleaners of this age and spec is 430W. At 600 Watts, the BGL3A122 has a quite high suction power compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners of a similar spec and age to this vacuum.

If this Bosch vacuum cleaner suction power is not high enough for you then you might want to look at the Rowenta Compacteo Ergo (750W), or the Polti VAPORETTO PURE (£125) (1,500W).

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2,200 Watts Maximum Input Power

This is a 2,200 Watts vacuum.

If you want a vacuum cleaner with a higher maximum input power then you might want to consider the Einhell TE-VC 1925 SA (£136.99) (2,600W).

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Ergonomics

Has an Automatic Cord Rewinder

The BGL3A122 has an automatic cord rewinder, as do most of the other vacuums of this age and spec.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch aspirapolv2000w, bosch bgl3a122
Barcodes 04242002825182

Bosch BGL3A122 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch BGL3A122 review we compared this vacuum cleaner to 1,851 other models. For each vacuum cleaner that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 142,676 product attributes, 28,879 vacuum cleaner reviews and 2,712,100 historical vacuum cleaner prices from 210 vacuum cleaner retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this vacuum cleaner compared to the other models as well as any areas where this vacuum cleaner is lacking.

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