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Electrolux 4870MZ Boss SmartVac
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Electrolux 4870MZ Boss SmartVac Vacuum Cleaner

Upright Vacuum Dry 9.8kg Bagless Jan 2013
Type Cleaning Type Weight Dust Container Type Release Date
Sealed HEPA filtration system captures 99.97% of dust and allergens for a cleaner home. A high filtration bag captures dust better than bagless dust cups and less allergy-causing dust escapes. The... More
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Good Expert Reviews

This vacuum received an expert rating of 87 out of 100 from This means that vacuum experts think this Electrolux vacuum is one of the better vacuums that were launched more than two years ago.

Owner Reviews Are Average

The average owner rating of this vacuum is 75 out of 100 based on 8 owner reviews.

Has a Brush Tool

The 4870MZ Boss SmartVac has a brush tool, unlike most of the other vacuums that are a comparable age to the 4870MZ Boss SmartVac which do not have a brush tool.

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Electrolux Has Good Vacuum Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Electrolux vacuums and also specifically for Electrolux vacuums and found that in both cases Electrolux had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Dry Cleaning Type

The cleaning type of this vacuum cleaner is Dry, which is the most frequently supported cleaning type on vacuums that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Long Cord Length

Across all the vacuum cleaners that came out around the same time as the 4870MZ Boss SmartVac the cord lengths range from 0.6m to 16m, and the average cord length is 7.2m. The 4870MZ Boss SmartVac has a quite long cord length (9.15 meters) compared to most of the other vacuums of a comparable type and age to the 4870MZ Boss SmartVac.

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Very Heavy

The Electrolux 4870MZ Boss SmartVac is very heavy (9.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other vacuums that are a similar age to the 4870MZ Boss SmartVac. The lightest vacuum that has been on the market for a similar time to the 4870MZ Boss SmartVac is 900g heavy and the heaviest is 12kg.

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Not Cordless

Like most of the other vacuums that were launched more than two years ago, the 4870MZ Boss SmartVac is not cordless.

Vacuums which are cordless that might also be worth considering include the Bosch Athlet BCH625KTGB[plb_2665395_price].

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Electrolux released the 4870MZ Boss SmartVac.


Dust Container Type
Cleaning Type
Proper Use
Vacuum Air Filtering
Cord Length
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Packaging Content
Brush Tool
Crevice Tool
Upholstery Nozzle Included

Expert Reviews

7 June 2014

Among the eternal questions, humans have wondered just who, exactly, is the boss? Some say Angela, others Tony. Further hypotheses have included Bruce Springsteen, Rick Ross and?a theory posited...

User Reviews

Reviewed 12 May 2014 by LeviBama
(Verified Purchase)

I had one of these vacuums from 2009 - 2014 with no issues. I have two large dogs that shed a lot and I finally had to get rid of it because it smelled so strongly of dog every time I turned it on... Read more…

Price, Warranty, Brightness, Image quality, Styling
Clear picture
Price, connectivity, ease-of-use, picture quality
This projector has decent reviews and specs for its price point. I did a lot of research before selecting it, and I was initially happy with it. Great out-of-box calibration, colors were very accurate
Placement restrictions, Calibration, Setting memory
Poor contrast. .. dark areas black out
HDMI stopped working at 25months
Developed artifact in top right corner at 18months
Speakers on this unit are a bit weak. Definitely plan on hooking up external speakers. And the adjustment for positioning the image seems a bit crude. I don't know how most projectors are set up, but
Reviewed 14 May 2012 by 0192837465
0192837465 would recommend the Eureka 4870MZ Boss SmartVac

I was in commercial cleaning and maintenance for many years and all carpet manufacturers teach that the best way to keep a carpet clean is a good vacuum. I would have loved to have a vacuum like... Read more…

I have had it for a year now and it is still showing a bright crystal clear picture. I love having a 9ft HD theater in my house. The projector has never had an issue with lag from systems or video pla
Amazing suction power
Power paw does everything it says it does - got mediumlongish dog hair off of every upholstered surface in my home
Vacuumed the dog with it (haha) and she didn't mind a bit (quiet)
Very little heat
It has a bag : o(
Only down side is pricing. 79.99 for a 60GB mSATA really
Not a con I wish SSDs and MSATA devices would continue to fall in price so everyone can afford them
Some image tearing while panning rapidly, Black is not that dark. Using a gray screen is probably better than a standard white screen. Lense is off to one side instead of center of the machine, awkwar
TWICE now I've received this projector covered in mold. The first time I RMA'd it and asked to be sent one that has been visually inspected to not be covered in mold. The second one came covered in mo
Reviewed 28 December 2013 by Runlin Z.
(Verified Purchase)

Poor sharpness is the most disappointing...

It was reasonably cheap. Bright. Acceptable quality for the price. Long warranty
Very bright, very sharp. Adjusts to different resolutions pretty quickly, 1 2 seconds. About a 5 second start up time, 2 second shut down. Auto-Keystone works great The speakers in the projector are f
Bright clear picture that look decent with the windows open during the day at 108 Inch wide screen. Xbox 360 P 3 some times during parties or LANs. Computer games and Netflix being its main usage
Fast, stable, and worked right out of the box with a Gigabyte Brix running Ubuntu
Projects to a 156 inch screen and is clear, with great color levels and no windowscreen effects. Makes blu-ray pop out
Average to poor dark scenes definition. Image throw angle is quite steep and not adjustable. Not sharp across the entire image, it is not noticeable in movies, but quite noticeable in PC desktop fonts
The only real con I can think of is that it projects the image "high". The image comes out of the lens at the top of the lens, not the center. So if you mount it on the ceiling, you have to adjust the
The throw is high can't be adjusted (As mention in another post
Built in Speakers are ok if your playing 32 bit console games. Would recommend mini head phone jack speaker for travel
Becomes pink when I shift inputs on my HDMI micro switch, trying to check with the support if its a system or user issue. Is a little loud
Reviewed 21 October 2012 by Thomas M.
(Verified Purchase)

It is a good idea to combine this with an HDMI-switching surround sound setup... it really simplifies use for housemates or family members who don't want to mess with 3 different remotes. With a... Read more…

My bulb has almost 2000 hours on it and it is as bright as the day I got it. The bulb is rated for 6 000 hours in eco mode, which I leave it in all the time. We bllocked off all the windows in the roo
I reviewed this projector in 2012, when it had about 2000 hours on it (traditional projector bulb life) and it was going strong. Well, it's still going strong at 5 000 hours on the original bulb. It s
Any larger and the pixels would be too large. This is a great example in being able to tell a major difference between 720p and 1080p source media as well
Setup out of the box was pretty easy. For me this was replacing a dying 720p projector, so all the cabling was in place it was just swapping out the projector and adjusting the display
Wow After setting all my devices to 1080, Wow Spun up Avatar on Blueray and it popped off the screen. The slight screen door effect that I had always had with the 720p projector is gone now. Picture w
I used projectorcentral's projector throw calculator to estimate what screen size I should buy for where the projector screen would be from the projector. It underestimated my screensize by a foot or
It's hard to keep my roommates from burning up all my bulb hours
Only one component input. Also, the hard points for ceiling mounting are not the standard square layout. had to come up with a different mount
Reviewed 21 February 2010 by Devom
Devom would recommend the Eureka 4870MZ Boss SmartVac

Product arrived in timely fashion; no problems with pick-up. Very happy with product performance. We have animals and a woodstove, so needed something that would pick up the fine dust and pet... Read more…

Faster than one of my full size ssd's
Worked great in Gigabyte BRIX
Quick installation and worked great with no fuss
Boots into windows 7 quickly
This projector has great brightness and crystal clear HD. It has very nice color although obviously not as good as my high end sony lcd but its projector so I wasnt expecting it to compete with that
None, great price and is fast
The blue for me has been terrible in high contrast situations. I watched the old Mortal Combat movie and one seen you could hardly make out anything because it was sooo blue I have tried adjusting it
Projector stays in a power standby when turned off, I usually unplug it when I am not going to be using it for a while. Not really a con just slightly annoying. Calibrating can be slightly annoying bu
At this price points, you're bound to have some cons. For instance, this projector is very sensitive to the circuit that it's on. I have a mini-fridge and whenever it's on, I get horizontal lines acro
Picture wise, the projector sucks at producing blacks. Then again, I'm spoiled by the premium LED panels around the house
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