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Bosch BGS5RCL

67

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Bosch BGS5RCL

Bosch BGS5RCL
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A very economical to run but 3 year old 700W cylinder vacuum cleaner, with good features
700W Cylinder Dry 8.3kg Oct 2014 A
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Bosch BGS5RCL Review

With low running costs but at over 3 years old, we have scored the Bosch BGS5RCL as follows:
69
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
80
Running Costs
£66 Over 10 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

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 an efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £66 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
C carpet cleaning performance class
Heavier than average
Quite low maximum input power

Bosch BGS5RCL In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Bosch Has Very Good Reviews for Its Vacuum Cleaners

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This vacuum cleaner has an efficiency rating of A, and based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the BGS5RCL is £66, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Bosch released the BGS5RCL in October 2014.

Features

Heavier Than Average

The weight of the BGS5RCL of 8.3kg is heavier than average when compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is heavier than 88% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature. The weights of vacuums range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the BGS5RCL of only 71dB is quieter than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is in the quietest 16% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of vacuums range from 28dB to 91dB, and the average noise level is 76dB.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

The BGS5RCL has one of the lower maximum input powers (only 700 Watts) amongst vacuums of this age. Across all the vacuums the maximum input powers range from 3.6W to 8,600W, and the average maximum input power is 1,100W.

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

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

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Has a Flexible Hose

The Bosch BGS5RCL has a flexible hose. 79% of vacuum cleaners do not have a flexible hose.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

bgs5rcl

Barcodes:

04242002813202

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