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Bosch BSGL5AL2GB

£137.72
A very highly rated and good value for money 700 Watt Cylinder vacuum vacuum
700W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 6.8kg Mar 2015
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Bosch BSGL5AL2GB Review

With excellent reviews and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Bosch BSGL5AL2GB number 41 in best selling vacuum cleaners and number 115 across all vacuum cleaners.
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23 Reviews
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Average Features
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Why Has it Scored 66?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 92%, based on 23 reviews. Numatic vacuums also have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer vacuums with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest vacuums 2017.
Customers report noise level, it is a good size and good suction. However they also report inferior technical guidance and difficult to empty.
This Bosch vacuum cleaner has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
A hard floor cleaning performance class
C carpet cleaning performance class

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £132.16 on Amazon UK 66 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
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Bosch BSGL5AL2GB In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, people who bought this vacuum rated it as outstanding. Over 83% of reviewers gave this vacuum cleaner the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Users Report Poor Technical Guidance

Two people reckoned that the product did not have good technical guidance. Tailor said on Amazon two years ago “It has memory.* It doesn't have a vent in the handle for when it does get stuck.* Instructions confusing as they cover a range of vacuums all with different filters” in their Bosch BSGL5AL2GB review.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Five owners wrote in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner was quiet. Denzil Kenrick Hawkins said two years ago “An excellent cleaner! I especially like it's near silent operation”. Kay Cooper gave the product a rating of 6 stars and she said on Amazon “It almost sucks the carpet up ! Much lighter and quieter than my old Miele” in her review of this vacuum cleaner.

Customers Report Difficult to Empty

One customer said in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner was not easy to empty. Tailor said in their Bosch BSGL5AL2GB review on Amazon “The bag can actually get full where as our previous (bagless) vacuum needed emptying every few uses”.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Two customers who purchased the product wrote that it was compact. Dimitris Moisidis wrote in their Bosch BSGL5AL2GB review on Amazon two years ago “Very powerful, light and compact, easy to use”. Dimitris Moisidis also said “Powerful, compact, excellent energy-efficient vacuum cleaner” in their review.

One person considered that the product was a good body shape. Two years ago Tailor mentioned “It has the tools stored in to the body which is great, not sure that's clear from the manufacturer's description” and rated it 6 stars.

One person concluded that it was easy to carry around. Simone Rauch said on Amazon “Light & easy to carry around and very, very quiet” and gave it a score of 8 stars.

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Bosch Vacuums Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 1,901 owner and expert reviews (including 681 verified purchases) for Bosch vacuum cleaners and found that on average Bosch has very good ratings compared to other brands. 91% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Suction

Three owners who reviewed it considered that it had good suction. Tailor said on Amazon “So in conclusion, still impressed with the main unit and its build quality and suction, not mad on the attachments”.

Users Report Good Environmental Credentials

Two people who purchased it concluded that it was good in terms of power usage.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

One owner who reviewed this vacuum cleaner considered that it was easy to use.

Users Report Good Power Cord

One owner who reviewed this vacuum cleaner thought it had a good power cord. Last year Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Really good vacuum particularly impressed by long power cord and light weight”.

Users Report That it is Robust

One owner who reviewed the product thought it was well made.

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

Five people who bought this vacuum cleaner thought it was good quality. Tailor mentioned two years ago “* Body has a quality look and feel * Huge amount of suction, especially considering it's one of the new breed of energy efficient vacuums”. I. Rawes rated it 6 stars and mentioned “Good build quality but, boy, you'd get more suction crawling around on your hands” in their review of the Bosch BSGL5AL2GB. Philb gave the product a score of 6 stars and wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “I first bought a bosch vacuum cleaner about 10 years ago and I was so impressed by the quality”.


Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £137.72 it is more expensive than 60% of vacuum cleaners.

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Features

Average Maximum Input Power

With a maximum input power of 700 Watts, the Bosch BSGL5AL2GB has a relatively standard maximum input power compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners.

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Average Weight

The Bosch BSGL5AL2GB's weight of 6.8kg is relatively standard compared to most other vacuums. It is in the heaviest 69% of all vacuum cleaners when sorted by this feature.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

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

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum cleaner has a C carpet cleaning performance class, which is the most commonly found carpet cleaning performance class on vacuums.

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Average Noise Level

The Bosch BSGL5AL2GB's noise level of 75dB is fairly average compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the loudest 33% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Bosch vacuum cleaner was released in March 2015.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch bsgl5al2gb
Barcodes 00000000575069, 04242002820965

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