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Bosch BGS5331 Vacuum Cleaner

£355.71
700W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 8.6kg Sep 2015
A
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Good brand
Robust
Quite quiet noise level
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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 1,593 expert and owner reviews (including 101 verified purchases) for Bosch vacuums and found that on average Bosch has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Bosch has good ratings specifically for its low maximum input power vacuum cleaners. 85% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

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Expensive

We think this vacuum cleaner looks expensive compared to other vacuum cleaners of a comparable type and age. We checked 99 vacuum cleaners of a comparable type and age and they range in price from £34 to £779.


Design

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.

Easy to Use

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

Has a Flexible Hose

The Bosch BGS5331 has a flexible hose. Most of the other similar spec vacuums that have been on the market for around the same time as this vacuum cleaner also have a flexible hose.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was September 2015 when this vacuum was released.


Performance

Quite Quiet Noise Level

Vacuums of a similar type and age to this vacuum have noise levels of between 50dB and 89dB, and the average noise level is 77dB. At only 74 decibels, the BGS5331 has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other comparable spec vacuum cleaners that were released one year ago.

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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 similar spec vacuum cleaners that were released more than a year ago.

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The BGS5331 has a better carpet cleaning performance class than most vacuums of this age and type. This Bosch vacuum cleaner has a C carpet cleaning performance class, whereas most vacuums of this age and spec have a D carpet cleaning performance class. The worst carpet cleaning performance class of all vacuum cleaners that are a similar age to this vacuum is F and the best is A.

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

The average weight of vacuums that are a similar age to this vacuum cleaner is 5kg. At 8.6 kilograms, the BGS5331 is very heavy compared to most of the other vacuums that were released one year ago.

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Ergonomics

Has a Removable Filter

The Bosch BGS5331 has a removable filter, as do most of the other low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that came out more than a year ago.

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Has a Washable Filter

The BGS5331 has a washable filter. Most of the other vacuum cleaners of a comparable age and spec to this vacuum also have a washable filter.

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Has an Automatic Cord Rewinder

The BGS5331 has an automatic cord rewinder. Most of the other low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that are a comparable age to this vacuum cleaner also have an automatic cord rewinder.

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Packaging Content

Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The BGS5331 has an upholstery nozzle included, as do most of the other low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been available for more than a year.

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Has a Crevice Tool

The BGS5331 has a crevice tool, as do most of the other vacuums of a comparable age and type to this vacuum.

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Power

Supports Variable Power

The Bosch BGS5331 supports variable power, as do most of the other vacuum cleaners of a similar spec and age to this vacuum cleaner.

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700 Watts Maximum Input Power

This is a 700 Watts vacuum.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 700W vacuum cleaners currently available including the Felix Navy ECO (£227.95), or the Felix Pet ECO (£267) both from Sebo or the Dirt Devil BG74 (£202.50) which all of have better reviews.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04242002910260

Bosch BGS5331 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch BGS5331 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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