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Bosch BGS5331

70

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Bosch BGS5331

£286.41
£256.69 £30 cheaper than 9 days ago
Bosch BGS5331
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A very economical to run but 2 year old 700W cylinder vacuum cleaner, with good features but representing only middle of the road value for money
700W Cylinder Dry 8.6kg Sep 2015 A
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Bosch BGS5331 Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Bosch BGS5331 number 314 in best selling vacuum cleaners, number 669 across all vacuum cleaners and number 726 in cylinder vacuum cleaners.
60
Value for Money
Good
66
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£66 Over 10 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 20%. Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuums are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £66 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
Customers report it is robust.
This Bosch vacuum cleaner has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
Has an upholstery nozzle included
Heavier than average
Quite low maximum input power

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Bosch BGS5331 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

Based on 2,435 owner and expert reviews (including 844 verified purchases), Bosch has very good reviews for its vacuums. 91% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Robust

One Bosch BGS5331 owner who purchased it concluded that it was well made. Amazon Customer said in October this year “Its built in "Sensor Control" logic is totally illogical of what a vacuum should do” in their Bosch BGS5331 review.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

One customer who purchased the product thought it was easy to use.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £256.69 it is more expensive than 86% of vacuums.

Price Has Gone Down by £30 (10%)

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this vacuum cleaner is A, and the BGS5331 has an average running cost of £66 over 10 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This vacuum cleaner has been on the market since September 2015.

Features

Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of vacuum cleaners range from 28dB to 91dB, and the average noise level is 76dB. The BGS5331's noise level of only 74dB is quieter than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is in the quietest 30% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The average weight of all vacuum cleaners is 6.1kg, with the lightest being 300g and the heaviest being 75kg. The weight of the BGS5331 of 8.6kg is heavier than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is in the heaviest 10% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

The average maximum input power of vacuum cleaners is 1,100W, and the maximum input powers range from 3.6W to 8,600W. With a maximum input power of only 700 Watts, the BGS5331 has a quite low maximum input power compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The BGS5331 has an upholstery nozzle included. 74% of vacuum cleaners do not have an upholstery nozzle included.

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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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Has a Washable Filter

The BGS5331 has a washable filter, unlike 84% of vacuum cleaners which do not have a washable filter.

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Has a Handle

The Bosch BGS5331 has a handle, which is unusual. 89% of vacuum cleaners do not have a handle.

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Has a Removable Filter

The BGS5331 has a removable filter, unlike 90% of vacuum cleaners which do not have a removable filter.

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum cleaner has a C carpet cleaning performance class, which is typical of many vacuum cleaners.

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Only One Nozzle

The Bosch BGS5331 is a one nozzle vacuum.

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Has a Flexible Hose

The Bosch BGS5331 has a flexible hose, which is unusual. 79% of vacuum cleaners do not have a flexible hose.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

bosch bgs5331

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00787162489385, 04242002910260

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