Hoover Athen Review
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|4 Years Old|
|£7 Over 10 Years|
Why Has it Scored 51?
It has brilliant user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 58%. Numatic vacuums also have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuums are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2017.
It has running costs of only £7 over 10 years, which puts it in the cheapest 5% of all 1,561 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to.
This Hoover vacuum cleaner is missing some features:
Quite low maximum input power
Should You Buy it Now?
Hoover Athen In-Depth Analysis
Expert Reviews Are Poor
Vacuum cleaner expert review website Les Numeriques.com scored this vacuum 60%. Vacuum experts don't rate this vacuum cleaner very highly.
Hoover Has Very Good Vacuum Cleaner Reviews
We checked 4,135 expert and owner reviews (including 2,642 verified purchases) for Hoover vacuums and found that on average Hoover has very good reviews compared to other brands. 87% of those that bought a Hoover vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Price Has Gone Down by £36 (21%)
The price has dropped from £170.99 to £134.99 in the last 64 days.to be notified when the price changes.
The average weight of all vacuum cleaners is 5.9kg, with the lightest being 2.7g and the heaviest being 30kg. The Hoover Athen's weight of only 3.7kg is in the lightest 16% of all vacuums when ranked by this feature.
Quite Low Maximum Input Power
The Hoover Athen has one of the lower maximum input powers (only 26.4 Watts) amongst vacuums of this age. The maximum input powers of vacuums range from 3.6W to 8,600W.
Released Over Four Years Ago
This vacuum has been on the market since May 2013.
Running Costs Are Very Low
The Athen is in the cheapest 5% of all 1,561 vacuum cleaners that we have looked at for running costs. Based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the Athen will cost only £7 over 10 years to run.