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A highly rated 800W Cylinder vacuum vacuum cleaner with adequate features but a price that represents average value for money
800W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 6.8kg Mar 2015
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Bosch BSGL5PT2GB Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB number 168 across all vacuum cleaners.
9 Reviews
Average Features
2 Years Old
£197 Over 10 Years
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Why Has it Scored 68?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 83%. Numatic vacuums also have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer vacuum cleaners with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2017.
This Bosch vacuum cleaner has an energy efficiency classification of C, and its running costs of £197 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 1,561 vacuums that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is fairly priced, product quality and it is robust. However they also report poor suction.
The BSGL5PT2GB has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
A hard floor cleaning performance class
B carpet cleaning performance class

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Bosch BSGL5PT2GB In-Depth Analysis


User Reviews Are Good

BSGL5PT2GB owners on average rated this vacuum cleaner 83 out of 100. Over 71% of reviewers gave this vacuum cleaner either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report Poor Suction

One customer concluded that it did not have good suction. Cpatter said in their review of the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB “The suction is horrible”.

Bosch Has Very Good Vacuum Reviews

Based on 2,299 expert and owner reviews (including 948 verified purchases), Bosch has very good reviews for its vacuums. 92% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Two customers who purchased the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB considered that it was good value for money.

Users Report Superior Product Quality

Two people who reviewed the product concluded that it was good quality. Lipread mentioned two years ago “Oh boy! Old good German quality is inimitable! After my too long affair with a clumsy Hetty”.

Customers Report That it is Robust

One owner wrote in their reviews that the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB was reliable. Hydeparker scored it 9 stars and wrote “Nearly all of our appliances are Bosch because of their excellent reliability”.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

One customer thought it was heavy and bulky. Lipread scored it 8 stars and wrote on Amazon “The brushes seem to be a bit too chunky which slightly affects the movements.” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Customers Report Good Technical Features

One owner who purchased the product thought it had good features. Lipread wrote “They have other good features like e.g”.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

One customer who reviewed it considered that it was quiet. Hydeparker wrote “Although the motor is not as powerful as the one it replaces due to the new regulations the dust and hair pickup is a lot better and its quieter” in their Bosch BSGL5PT2GB review.

Customers Report Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

One person who bought the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB reckoned that it was good at cleaning pet hair. Cpatter mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Certainly I've had better for pet hair and the like”.

Users Report Good Brush

Two people wrote in their reviews that the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB had a good brush. Lipread scored this vacuum cleaner 6 stars and mentioned in their Bosch BSGL5PT2GB review “A dual turbo brush that indeed suck all the hairs perfectly”.

Users Report Good Filter

One person who bought this vacuum cleaner said that it had a good filter. J. Barber wrote “Fantastic vacuum cleaner, first one I've used that has a special filter that produces a fragrance so that the room smells fresh as well as being spotless - very pleasant”.

Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £229.99 it is more expensive than 81% of vacuums.

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Average Weight

The weight of the BSGL5PT2GB of 6.8kg is fairly standard compared to most other vacuums. It is in the heaviest 70% of all vacuums when ranked by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The BSGL5PT2GB's noise level of 75dB is pretty standard compared to most other vacuums. It is in the loudest 33% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature.

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Average Maximum Input Power

The BSGL5PT2GB has a relatively average maximum input power (800 Watts) compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners.

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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 vacuums.

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B Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The BSGL5PT2GB has a B carpet cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuums. Most vacuums have a C carpet cleaning performance class. Across all vacuum cleaners the carpet cleaning performance class ranges from G (worst) to A (best).

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Has an Animal Care Setting

The Bosch BSGL5PT2GB has an animal care setting, which is unusual. 97% of vacuums do not have an animal care setting.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Bosch released the BSGL5PT2GB in March 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This vacuum is rated C for energy efficiency. Based on fine energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the BSGL5PT2GB is £197, which is typical compared to the other 1,561 vacuums.

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