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Bosch BGS5SILM2 Vacuum Cleaner

Cylinder Vacuum Dry 6.7kg Bagless Sep 2014
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Type Cleaning Type Weight Dust Container Type Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Has a brush tool
Bosch has good reviews for its vacuums
Very quiet noise level

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

The BGS5SILM2 has a relatively standard weight (6.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners of this type and age.

If you would consider a vacuum with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Dyson DC52 Multifloor (7.8kg).

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Reviews

Bosch Has Good Reviews for Its Vacuums

Bosch is one of the better rated vacuum cleaner manufacturers according to average owner and expert review score data that we have collected for all vacuum cleaners. 100% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Packaging Content

Has a Brush Tool

The Bosch BGS5SILM2 has a brush tool, as do most of the other comparable spec vacuums that are a similar age to this vacuum.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative vacuums with a brush tool currently available including the Electrolux 4870MZ Boss SmartVac which has better reviews.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The BGS5SILM2 has an upholstery nozzle included. Most of the other vacuums that were released more than two years ago also have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Has a Crevice Tool

The BGS5SILM2 has a crevice tool, as do most of the other vacuums that have been available for around the same time as this vacuum.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since September 2014.


Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

The average noise level of vacuums of this type and age is 75dB. The Bosch BGS5SILM2 has a quite quiet noise level (only 66 decibels) compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners that are a comparable age to this vacuum cleaner.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

The BGS5SILM2 has an A hard floor cleaning performance class which is better than the F hard floor cleaning performance class found on most similar spec vacuums that came out around the same time as it.

An A hard floor cleaning performance class is actually the best hard floor cleaning performance class across all vacuums of this spec and age.

Across comparable types of vacuum cleaner the worst hard floor cleaning performance class is F.

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The BGS5SILM2 has a C carpet cleaning performance class which is better than the D carpet cleaning performance class found on most vacuums that were launched more than two years ago.

This vacuum cleaner's carpet cleaning performance class (C) is actually the best carpet cleaning performance class amongst all vacuums that have been around for a comparable time to this vacuum.

A D carpet cleaning performance class is the worst carpet cleaning performance class amongst similar types of vacuum cleaner.

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Power

Supports Variable Power

The Bosch BGS5SILM2 supports variable power, as do most of the other comparable spec vacuums that were released around the same time as this vacuum cleaner.

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Design

Has a Flexible Hose

The BGS5SILM2 has a flexible hose. Most of the other vacuum cleaners that were launched more than two years ago also have a flexible hose.

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Not Cordless

The BGS5SILM2 is not cordless. Most of the other vacuums of this age and spec are also not cordless.

If you want a vacuum cleaner that is cordless then you might want to consider the Bosch GAS 10,8 V-LI (£56.51).

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Ergonomics

Has a Removable Filter

The BGS5SILM2 has a removable filter. Most of the other similar spec vacuums that are a comparable age to this vacuum cleaner also have a removable filter.

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Has a Washable Filter

The BGS5SILM2 has a washable filter, as do most of the other similar spec vacuum cleaners that have been around for more than two years.

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Has an Automatic Cord Rewinder

The Bosch BGS5SILM2 has an automatic cord rewinder, as do most of the other vacuums that have been available for a comparable time to this vacuum cleaner.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch bgs5silm2
Barcodes 04242002813042

Bosch BGS5SILM2 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch BGS5SILM2 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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