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Bosch BGS5PERFGB

76

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Bosch BGS5PERFGB

£299.99
Bosch BGS5PERF
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An excellently reviewed but a little out of date 750W cylinder vacuum cleaner, with good features and very low running costs
750W Cylinder Dry 6.7kg May 2016 A
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Bosch BGS5PERF Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Bosch BGS5PERF number 130 in best selling vacuum cleaners, number 292 in cylinder vacuum cleaners and number 392 across all vacuum cleaners.
94
Reviews
13 Reviews
58
Value for Money
Average
69
Features
Good Features
83
Age
1 Year Old
83
Running Costs
£66 Over 10 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 92%, based on 13 reviews. Numatic vacuum cleaners also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this vacuum cleaner is slightly out of date, and newer vacuums with more up to date technology are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has an 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 vacuum cleaners.
Customers report it is fairly priced, product quality and noise level. However they also report that it is not an acceptable size and inferior technical guidance.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
A carpet cleaning performance class
Has an upholstery nozzle included
Heavier than average

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Bosch BGS5PERF In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Owner Reviews

BGS5PERF owners on average rated this vacuum cleaner as brilliant. 9 reviewers (92% of all reviewers) gave this vacuum cleaner either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Several Bosch BGS5PERF reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Bosch BGS5PERF was good value for money. Amazon Customer wrote “It's certainly an excellent value for the money” and rated this vacuum cleaner 5 stars. H. Nieuwenhuizen said in their Bosch BGS5PERF review this month “Spares if you would need them are atrociously highly priced.”. Michelle said this year “A good buy and good value” in her Bosch BGS5PERF review.

Several Bosch BGS5PERF owners who reviewed the product thought it was a bargain for the price. Fivemin mentioned on Amazon “Doesn't seem to fold on itself as other cheap ones from other brands” in their review of the Bosch BGS5PERF and gave it an excellent review score. This month H. Nieuwenhuizen said in their Bosch BGS5PERF review on Amazon “A bargain for the price”.

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Customers Report Great Product Quality

Some people who purchased it mentioned that it was good quality. A few weeks ago Fivemin mentioned on Amazon “All materials used seem to be made with a very high quality standard” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. In October this year H. Nieuwenhuizen wrote “Well made, good looking as well as good” in their review of the Bosch BGS5PERF. Mr. A. Laird said in their Bosch BGS5PERF review “Excellent and well designed” and gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 5 stars.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

A few people concluded that it was quiet. This year Amazon Customer said on Amazon “It does its job very quietly” in their Bosch BGS5PERF review. Fivemin gave the Bosch BGS5PERF a rating of 5 stars and said in October this year “The noise it produces is far more quiet than any dyson, Vax or Hoover I've ever tried”. In October H. Nieuwenhuizen said on Amazon “Easy to clean and operate, very quiet”.

One Bosch BGS5PERF owner concluded that the Bosch BGS5PERF was noisy. Maria gave the Bosch BGS5PERF a rating of 80 out of 100 and he said on Amazon a few weeks ago “The noise level is brilliant and gives a proper clean”.

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Users Report Good Suction

Eight people reckoned that the product had good suction. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “The suction power is extraordinary for its size” and gave it an excellent rating. Codj said on Amazon “Very strong suction” in their review. This year H. Nieuwenhuizen wrote in their review of the Bosch BGS5PERF “Be warned the suction is very powerful” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

Users Report Excellent Design

A number of Bosch BGS5PERF reviewers who purchased the product concluded that it was good looking. In October this year Fivemin wrote in their review “It looked pretty clean, you couldn't fault it”. One Bosch BGS5PERF reviewer who purchased the Bosch BGS5PERF concluded that it was well designed.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

A number of Bosch BGS5PERF reviewers who bought the Bosch BGS5PERF wrote that it was easy to use. Fivemin wrote on Amazon “The hose has a very handy handle attached”. In October this year Mr. M. S. Wareham mentioned “The vacuum head is easier to control” in their review of the Bosch BGS5PERF. This year Philip L. wrote on Amazon “Several very handy accessories.I have had this model for one year” yet he scored the product 3 stars.

One person mentioned in their reviews that the Bosch BGS5PERF was easy to use the menus. Philip L. wrote on Amazon this month “The suction settings are too strong so one can see the carpet being lifted up”.

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Users Report That it is Robust

A few Bosch BGS5PERF owners who purchased it considered that it was well made. Fivemin said in their review of the Bosch BGS5PERF on Amazon “Great vacuum device and built to last” and gave the product a very good review score. One Bosch BGS5PERF owner who reviewed this vacuum cleaner mentioned that it was strong and durable.

Bosch Vacuums Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 2,435 owner and expert reviews (including 844 verified purchases) for Bosch vacuum cleaners and found that on average Bosch has very good reviews compared to other brands. 91% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Filter

Several Bosch BGS5PERF owners wrote in their reviews that the product had a good filter. Mr. M. S. Wareham said on Amazon this year “Emptying the cylinder is a doddle and when the sensor says that the filter is full, you lose suction” in their review. Sb wrote this month “Really easy to clean filter with rotation handle” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

Customers Report Easy to Empty

One Bosch BGS5PERF reviewer who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to empty. Mr. A. Laird wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon in October “Easy to empty and simple to clean the filters, no ongoing costs for bags a real bonus” and rated this vacuum cleaner 5 stars.

Users Report That it is Not an Acceptable Size

A few Bosch BGS5PERF reviewers who reviewed the product considered that it was not heavy and bulky. Maria mentioned “Heavy in general” in his review however he still gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Michelle mentioned “It is pretty heavy! And the auto-cord retract is a bit basic (it feels like it will either break or annoy you eventually” in her review. Mr. K. Watson said on Amazon “Unfortunately it is rather heavy” but despite that they scored it 5 stars.

Users Report Poor Technical Guidance

One person who purchased it reckoned that it did not have good technical guidance. Mr. M. S. Wareham wrote in their Bosch BGS5PERF review on Amazon a few weeks ago “However, this setting is not for everyday use on carpets, according to the manual it's for really dirty carpets”.

Value for Money

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This vacuum is rated A for energy efficiency, and the average 10 year running cost of the BGS5PERF is £66 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since May 2016.

Features

Average Noise Level

The noise level of the BGS5PERF of 76dB is pretty average compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is louder than 53% of all vacuum cleaners when sorted by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

Vacuum cleaners have weights of between 300g and 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg. The weight of the Bosch BGS5PERF of 6.7kg is heavier than average when compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is heavier than 67% of all vacuums when sorted by this feature.

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Average Maximum Input Power

With a maximum input power of 750 Watts, the BGS5PERF has a pretty typical maximum input power compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Bosch BGS5PERF has an upholstery nozzle included, unlike 74% of vacuum cleaners which do not have an upholstery nozzle included.

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A Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The BGS5PERF has an A carpet cleaning performance class which is better than the C carpet cleaning performance class found on most vacuum cleaners.

The worst carpet cleaning performance class across comparable types of vacuum is G.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum cleaner has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is typical of many vacuum cleaners.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

bosch bgs5perfgb

Barcodes:

04242002865027, 04242002875590

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