Kärcher VC 6 Premium vs Miele Classic C1
Compare All Vacuum Cleaners
Top Prices Reasons For Reviews & Awards Date Released Key Features Energy Efficiency Price Trend Specification
Share on

Kärcher VC 6 PremiumvsMiele Classic C1

Kärcher VC 6 Premium

66

Overall Score

66

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run but 3 year old 600W cylinder vacuum cleaner, with good features
68
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
73
Running Costs
£150 Over 10 Years
66
Overall Score
Good
600W Cylinder Dry 6.6kg Sep 2014 A
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date Energy Efficiency
Maximum Input Power 600W
Type Cylinder
Cleaning Type Dry
Weight 6.6kg
Release Date Sep 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Miele Classic C1

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

Miele Classic C1

£129.99
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and top-rated 800W cylinder vacuum, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
85
Reviews
526 Reviews
53
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£66 Over 10 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
800W Cylinder Dry 4.3kg Jun 2015 A
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date Energy Efficiency
Maximum Input Power 800W
Type Cylinder
Cleaning Type Dry
Weight 4.3kg
Release Date Jun 2015
Energy Efficiency A
Kärcher VC 6 Premium

66

Overall Score

66

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run but 3 year old 600W cylinder vacuum cleaner, with good features
68
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
73
Running Costs
£150 Over 10 Years
66
Overall Score
Good
600W Cylinder Dry 6.6kg Sep 2014 A
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date Energy Efficiency
Maximum Input Power 600W
Type Cylinder
Cleaning Type Dry
Weight 6.6kg
Release Date Sep 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Miele Classic C1

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

Miele Classic C1

£129.99
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and top-rated 800W cylinder vacuum, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
85
Reviews
526 Reviews
53
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£66 Over 10 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
800W Cylinder Dry 4.3kg Jun 2015 A
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date Energy Efficiency
Maximum Input Power 800W
Type Cylinder
Cleaning Type Dry
Weight 4.3kg
Release Date Jun 2015
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
No prices found
gillmans_glos
Miele Classic C1 Junior Powerline Vacuum Cleaner In Red 1400W (Brand new, unopened) - on
£129.99
Go to Store
DR Electrical
£150.00
Go to Store
Buywise
£160.00
Go to Store
Super Store 2017
Miele Classic C1 Cat and Dog Canister Vacuum Cleaner (Brand new, unopened) - on
£979.64
Go to Store
4 Prices from 4 Stores | £129.99-£979.64
 Show All Prices - Show Fewer Prices
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?

Reasons For

Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
2 Reasons For
5dB Quieter Noise Level
The Kärcher VC 6 Premium has a noise level of 72dB, however the Miele Classic C1 is a 77dB noise level vacuum cleaner (5dB louder).

This denotes how much noise the vacuum cleaner makes while it's running.

A quieter vacuum makes for a nicer cleaning experience, and you're less likely to annoy your neighbours!

Read more Read less | Edit
Better User Reviews
The Kärcher VC 6 Premium has an average user review score of 100% based on 1 review, whereas the Miele Classic C1 has an average rating of 93% (based on 232 reviews).
3 Reasons For
54% Lighter
The Miele Classic C1 has a weight of 4.3kg. That's 2.3kg lighter than the Kärcher VC 6 Premium (6.6kg).

The weight of the vacuum cleaner, including all attachments that fit onto the device.

A lighter weight makes the vacuum easier to push, and makes carrying it up and down stairs less of a chore.

Read more Read less | Edit
55% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Miele Classic C1 is £81 cheaper to run than the Kärcher VC 6 Premium over five years.
Read more Read less
Better Brand
Miele vacuum cleaners have an average rating of 93.6%, whereas Kärcher has an average rating of 83%.

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Kärcher VC 6 Premium has better user reviews than the Miele Classic C1. The average user reviews score for the Kärcher VC 6 Premium is 100% based on 1 review, where as the average score for the Miele Classic C1 is 93% based on 232 reviews.
Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
185 reviews
4 stars
27 reviews
3 stars
11 reviews
2 stars
3 reviews
1 star
6 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Miele has a better average brand rating than Kärcher. The average brand rating for Miele is 93.6% based on 4,792 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Kärcher is 83.01% based on 1,107 reviews.
Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
Kärcher

83

83

Based on 1,107 reviews
Miele

94

94

Based on 4,792 reviews

Date Released

Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
41 months old 33 months old Best

Key Features

Maximum Input Power

This measures the power level of the vacuum cleaner, rated in watts.

The input power directly links to the suction power of the vacuum - a higher power means more suction, which means more efficient cleaning.

Operating Radius

The radius is a meausrement from the centre to the circumference (edge) of a circle or sphere. It is equal to half the diameter.

Noise Level

This denotes how much noise the vacuum cleaner makes while it's running.

A quieter vacuum makes for a nicer cleaning experience, and you're less likely to annoy your neighbours!

Weight

The weight of the vacuum cleaner, including all attachments that fit onto the device.

A lighter weight makes the vacuum easier to push, and makes carrying it up and down stairs less of a chore.

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Vacuum cleaner running costs calculated based on an average of 2 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the vacuum cleaner and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving vacuum cleaners.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these vacuum cleaners for 10 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
19 trees 0.73 tonnes CO2
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
8 trees 0.33 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Power Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
Maximum Input Power 600W 800W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
A
 A
A
 A
Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 27.9kWh
 
 
 
Design Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
Dust Capacity 4L
BEST
4.5L
 
 
 
Performance Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
Cleaning Type
dry
 dry
dry
 dry
Operating Radius 10m 9m
BEST
Noise Level 72dB
BEST
77dB
Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class
D
 D
D
 D
Carpet Cleaning Performance Class
D
 D
D
 D
Dust Re-Emission Class
B
 B
B
 B
 
 
 
Ergonomics Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
Cord Length Unknown - Click to provide data 5.5m
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Kärcher VC 6 Premium Miele Classic C1
Weight 6.6kg 4.3kg
BEST
Height 373mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth 383mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width 370mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Similar Comparisons

Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
Better brand
User reviews are hugely better
7% quieter noise level
VS
Samsung CycloneForce
Samsung
CycloneForce
£59.95
55% cheaper to
run over five
years
20% lighter
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
A lot lighter
5dB quieter noise level
VS
VAX Air3 Max Pet U88-AMM-Pe
VAX
Air3 Max Pet U88-AMM-Pe
£129.99
Same Price
£18 cheaper to
run over five
years
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
VS
Hoover Rush RU80
Hoover
Rush RU80
£115.99
£14 Cheaper
Cheaper to run
by £2.11
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
88% cheaper to run over five years
Better brand
A little better user reviews
VS
Bosch Athlet BCH61840GB
Bosch
Athlet BCH61840GB
£119.99
£10 Cheaper
31% lighter
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
Slightly lighter
VS
Nilfisk One White Parquet
Nilfisk
One White Parquet
£119.99
£10 Cheaper
Slightly
quieter noise
level
£0 cheaper to
run over five
years
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
VS
Viper DSU 15
Viper
DSU 15
£139.99
Cheaper to run
by £105.12
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
Lighter
VS
Philips FC9332
Philips
FC9332
£133.88
Cheaper to run
by £6.81
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
Quieter noise level
VS
Hoover Telios Plus TE
Hoover
Telios Plus TE
£132.18
3% cheaper to
run over five
years
3% lighter
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
Marginally lighter
VS
Thomas CrooSer one
Thomas
CrooSer one
£132.14
Cheaper to run
by £137.55
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
A bit quieter noise level
VS
Dyson V8 Animal
Dyson
V8 Animal
£128.99
£1 Cheaper
Vastly better
expert reviews
1.7kg lighter
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
Significantly lighter
VS
Hoover VR81OF01
Hoover
VR81OF01
£129.00
£1 Cheaper
Cheaper to run
by £132.61
Miele Classic C1
Miele
Classic C1
£129.99
Better brand
Higher energy efficiency rating
£24 cheaper to run over five years
VS
Numatic Commercial Vacuum Cleaner 230V
Numatic
Commercial Vacuum Cleaner 230V
£129.99
Same Price
3dB quieter
noise level
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
Lighter
VS
Numatic HET160-11
Numatic
HET160-11
£109.00
55% cheaper to
run over five
years
Better brand
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
Quieter noise level
Lighter
VS
Bosch BGC1UA110
Bosch
BGC1UA110
£94.39
Cheaper to run
by £81.24
Better brand
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
User reviews are better
Better energy efficiency rating
29% lighter
Quieter noise level
VS
Numatic Nrv20011
Numatic
Nrv20011
£109.00
55% cheaper to
run over five
years
Better brand
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
Better user reviews
22% lighter
VS
Numatic HET200
Numatic
HET200
£108.49
60% cheaper to
run over five
years
Better brand
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
VS
Rex Z9930EL
Rex
Z9930EL
£106.62
Cheaper to run
by £84.77
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
1.9kg lighter
VS
Numatic Henry Hoover HVR200
Numatic
Henry Hoover HVR200
£105.00
Cheaper to run
by £87.82
Better brand
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
Energy efficiency rating is better
23% lighter
Moderately quieter noise level
VS
Numatic Eco Henry
Numatic
Eco Henry
£105.00
£88 cheaper to
run over five
years
Better brand
Kärcher VC 6 Premium
Kärcher
VC 6 Premium
£0.00
User reviews are appreciably better
VS
Dyson V6
Dyson
V6
£100.00
3x lighter
Better brand
£61 cheaper to
run over five
years