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Dyson DC28C Vacuum Cleaner

840W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 7.5kg Dec 2012
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date
Good owner reviews
Easy to use
Good suction
1012 Reviews

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Design

Easy to Use

Eleven owners who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use. Mh250 mentioned on expert website Argos.co.uk “It's easy to use” in their review of the Dyson DC28C. Soames gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said “It is easy to use and much better for stairs”. Araz wrote two years ago “Very satisfying to use, indeed” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.


Reviews

Good Owner Reviews

On average, DC28C owners rated this vacuum 89%. Over 87% of reviewers gave this vacuum either 4 or 5 stars and 94% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Dyson Has Good Reviews for Its Vacuums

We checked 10,983 expert and user reviews (including 2,970 verified purchases) for Dyson vacuum cleaners and found that on average Dyson has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Dyson has good ratings specifically for its medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners. 90% of those that bought a Dyson vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Reasonably Priced

Three people who reviewed the product considered that it was good value for money. An anonymous reviewer said on expert review site Argos.co.uk two years ago “Good price for a quality item” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. She also wrote “Very good value for money too” in her review. Fred scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he said on expert website Argos.co.uk “Great machine at a great price”.


Good Suction

Five customers said in their reviews that it had good suction. Three years ago Sivam mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Powerful suction” and rated it 5 stars out of 5. An anonymous reviewer said “Great Machine very easy to operate, excellent suction, good tools” and scored the Dyson DC28C a maximum of 5 stars. Emr1980 mentioned on expert website Argos.co.uk “We are very happy with the vacuum cleaner - its easy and light to use and has great suction”.

Easy to Empty

Two people said in their reviews that the Dyson DC28C was easy to empty. Blackcat wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Is easy to empty and maintain.” .

Portable

Two customers considered that it was easy to move around.


Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

Dyson released the DC28C in December 2012.


Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

The Dyson DC28C is one of the heavier vacuums of this type and age (7.5 kilograms) amongst medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners of this age. Across all the medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners that came out around the same time as this vacuum cleaner the weights range from 660g to 11kg, and the average weight is 6kg.

Vacuums with a heavier weight that might be worth looking at include the Rowenta RO52 (£112.16) (7kg), or the Taurus Exeo 2500 (£103.41) (7.3kg).

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Good Size

Three owners who purchased it concluded that it was compact. Sdp76 gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert website Argos.co.uk “It's a great compact cylinder cleaner” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Terrier wrote “This is a compact vacuum cleaner and does exactly what it says on the tin”. Sdp76 also mentioned “It's robust enough to be manhandled by a bloke (me) and light enough to be carried around by my petite wife, so best of both” in their review.

Two customers considered that the product was lightweight. Three years ago Bath said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Lightweight, very easy to use” and rated it 5 stars out of 5. Arnaud44 gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote “Simplistic design means ease of use, lightweight powerful flexible, what else do you need from a vacuum cleaner”.

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Performance

A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is the most frequently found hard floor cleaning performance class on comparable spec vacuum cleaners that came out more than two years ago.

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Power

840 Watts Maximum Input Power

This is an 840 Watts vacuum.

If this vacuum maximum input power is too low for you then you might want to consider the CleanJet CJ925 (900W and cheaper), or the CJ925 (£88.94) (900W and cheaper) both from Hoover.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dyson dc28c, dyson dc33c, dyson dc37c
Barcodes 05025155016749, 05025155019122

Dyson DC28C Review Sources

To prepare this Dyson DC28C 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 142,659 product attributes, 28,565 vacuum cleaner reviews and 2,639,400 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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