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Bosch BSGL5PT2GB

73

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Bosch BSGL5PT2GB

£209.99
Bosch BSGL5PT2GB
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A very highly rated and economical to run 800W cylinder vacuum, with good features but representing only middle of the road value for money
800W Cylinder Dry 6.8kg Mar 2015 C
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Bosch BSGL5PT2GB Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB number 399 in cylinder vacuum cleaners and number 483 across all vacuum cleaners.
91
Reviews
9 Reviews
54
Value for Money
Average
72
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£94 Over 10 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 83%. Numatic vacuum cleaners 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 vacuum cleaners 2018.
This Bosch vacuum cleaner has an efficiency rating of C, and its running costs of £94 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 reasonably priced, superior product quality and that it is robust. However they also report poor suction.
The BSGL5PT2GB has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
B carpet cleaning performance class
A hard floor cleaning performance class
Vacuums faster than your pet loses air - the animal 360 kit has powerful, easy to change nozzles for carpets, upholstery and hard floors and a dual turbo brush for picking up dust and pet hair
AirBumper protects your furniture and walls from knocks and bumps
Best cleaning performance class on hard floor
Extra long cable for a 15 metre operting radius, minimises the need to change sockets
Washable HEPA filter: suitable for allergy sufferers - no follow up costs. dust re-emission class A
Heavier than average

Bosch BSGL5PT2GB In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

The average user rating of this vacuum is 83% based on 9 user reviews. 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 Cleaner Reviews

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

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

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

Customers 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”.

Customers 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.

Users Report Excellent Technical Features

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

Customers 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.

Users 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”.

Customers 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

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £209.99 it is in the most expensive 23% of vacuums.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This vacuum cleaner is rated C for energy efficiency, and based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the BSGL5PT2GB is £94, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This vacuum was released in March 2015.

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Features

Heavier Than Average

Vacuum cleaners have weights of between 300g and 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg. The weight of the BSGL5PT2GB of 6.8kg is in the heaviest 33% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Bosch BSGL5PT2GB of 75dB is fairly typical compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the loudest 42% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked 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 has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is the most commonly found hard floor cleaning performance class on vacuum cleaners.

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B Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The BSGL5PT2GB has a B carpet cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuum cleaners. Most vacuum cleaners have a C carpet cleaning performance class. The worst carpet cleaning performance class of all vacuum cleaners is G and the best is A.

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Has an Animal Care Setting

The Bosch BSGL5PT2GB has an animal care setting. 97% of vacuum cleaners do not have an animal care setting.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

bosch bsgl5pt2gb

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04242002820958

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