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Bosch GS40

62

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Bosch GS40

Bosch GS40
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A very economical to run but 5 year old 600W cylinder vacuum cleaner, with only middle of the road features and representing only middle of the road value for money
600W Cylinder Dry 8.4kg Dec 2012
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Bosch GS40 Review

With low running costs, we have scored the Bosch GS40 as follows:
53
Value for Money
Average
54
Features
Average Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£66 Over 10 Years
62
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 62?

Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuum cleaners are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has running costs of £66 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuum cleaners.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
C carpet cleaning performance class
Heavier than average
Quite low maximum input power

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Reviews Summary

Bosch Vacuum Cleaners Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 2,435 expert and owner reviews (including 844 verified purchases), Bosch has very good ratings for its vacuum cleaners. 91% of those that bought a Bosch vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 10 year running cost of the GS40 is £66 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Bosch released the GS40 in December 2012.

Features

Heavier Than Average

The Bosch GS40's weight of 8.4kg is heavier than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is heavier than 88% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature. The weights of vacuum cleaners range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

Vacuum cleaners have maximum input powers of between 3.6W and 8,600W. With a maximum input power of only 600 Watts, the Bosch GS40 has one of the lower maximum input powers amongst vacuums of this age.

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has a C carpet cleaning performance class, which is typical of many vacuum cleaners.

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Only C Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

The Bosch GS40 has a C hard floor cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuum cleaners. Most vacuum cleaners have an A hard floor cleaning performance class. Across all vacuum cleaners the worst hard floor cleaning performance class is F and the best is A.

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