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Bosch GL30 Vacuum Cleaner

£139.99
£67.50 £72.49 cheaper than 46 days ago
600W 2,200W 10m Home May 2015
Maximum Input Power Suction Power Operating Radius Proper Use Release Date
Good expert reviews
Attractive price
Fairly high suction power
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Attractive Price

Three owners wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money. Trusted Reviews said “Attractive price”. Trustedreviews.com mentioned on expert website Trusted Reviews “It's also very affordable – prices range from as little as £70 to around £110” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. They also said “A very good, cheap and compact vacuum cleaner provided you don't have pets” in their review.


Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

Expert review site Trusted Reviews scored this vacuum 80%.

Bosch Has Good Reviews for Its Vacuums

Based on 1,593 expert and owner reviews (including 101 verified purchases), Bosch has good reviews for its vacuum cleaners. Bosch also has good reviews specifically within its low maximum input power vacuum cleaners range. 85% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

With a weight of 5.9 kilograms, the Bosch GL30 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other comparable spec vacuums that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

It was May 2015 when Bosch released the GL30.


Performance

Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 79 decibels, the Bosch GL30 has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other vacuums of a similar type and age to this vacuum.

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Only E Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The Bosch GL30 has an E carpet cleaning performance class which is better than the D carpet cleaning performance class found on most low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for more than a year. Across all comparable spec vacuums that were released more than a year ago the worst carpet cleaning performance class is F and the best is A.

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Only D Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

The Bosch GL30 has a better hard floor cleaning performance class than most vacuums of this type and age. This vacuum has a D hard floor cleaning performance class, whereas most low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that are a similar age to it have an A hard floor cleaning performance class.

A D hard floor cleaning performance class is in fact the worst hard floor cleaning performance class across all low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that came out around the same time as this vacuum.

The best hard floor cleaning performance class amongst similar types of vacuum is A.

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Power

Fairly High Suction Power

With a suction power of 2,200 Watts, the Bosch GL30 has a fairly high suction power compared to most of the other low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that came out more than a year ago. The average suction power of low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that came out around the same time as this vacuum cleaner is 610W, and the suction powers range from 28W to 2,400W.

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Supports Variable Power

The Bosch GL30 supports variable power. Most of the other vacuums that have been available for a comparable time to this vacuum also support variable power.

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600 Watts Maximum Input Power

This is a 600 Watts vacuum cleaner.

If this Bosch vacuum maximum input power is not high enough for you then you might want to consider the Hoover Dust Manager DM71DM02 (£65) (700W and cheaper); or the Hoover TE70TE11001 (£88.99) (700W and higher rated).

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Packaging Content

Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Bosch GL30 has an upholstery nozzle included, as do most of the other vacuum cleaners of a similar age and spec to this vacuum cleaner.

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Ergonomics

Has a Removable Filter

The Bosch GL30 has a removable filter. Most of the other low maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been around for more than a year also have a removable filter.

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Has an Automatic Cord Rewinder

The Bosch GL30 has an automatic cord rewinder. Most of the other vacuums of this spec and age also have an automatic cord rewinder.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch bgl3a212gb, bosch bgl3allgb, bosch gl30pro
Barcodes 04242002825168, 04242002827797, 04242002847498, 04242002934297

Bosch GL30 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch GL30 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 141,719 product attributes, 28,551 vacuum cleaner reviews and 2,651,100 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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