Hoover CAP 1700
Hoover CAP 1700
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Hoover CAP 1700

An enormous 1,700W Upright vacuum vacuum cleaner with good features
1,700W Upright Vacuum Wet & Dry 3kg Jan 2016
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Hoover CAP 1700 Review

Released 2 years ago but with good features, we have ranked the Hoover CAP 1700 number 837 across all vacuum cleaners.
Good Features
19 Months Old
Running Costs
£417 Over 10 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 48?

Numatic vacuums have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this vacuum cleaner is slightly out of date, and newer vacuums with more up to date technology are available. View the latest vacuums 2017.
It has running costs of £417 over 10 years, which puts it in the most expensive 15% of all 1,561 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to.
This vacuum cleaner has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly high maximum input power

Hoover CAP 1700 In-Depth Analysis


Hoover Has Very Good Vacuum Cleaner Reviews

We checked 4,135 user and expert reviews (including 2,642 verified purchases) for Hoover vacuum cleaners and found that on average Hoover has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 87% of those that bought a Hoover vacuum would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.



Vacuum cleaners have weights of between 2.7g and 30kg, and the average weight is 5.9kg. The CAP 1700's weight of only 3kg is in the lightest 10% of all vacuums when ranked by this feature.

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Fairly High Maximum Input Power

The maximum input powers of vacuums range from 3.6W to 8,600W, and the average maximum input power is 1,100W. The Hoover CAP 1700 has a quite high maximum input power (1,700 Watt) compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Has a Soft Grip Handle

The CAP 1700 has a soft grip handle. 97% of vacuums do not have a soft grip handle.

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Has a Brush Tool

The CAP 1700 has a brush tool, unlike 84% of vacuum cleaners which do not have a brush tool.

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Released 19 Months Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since January 2016.

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on passable energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the CAP 1700 is £417, which makes it one of the most expensive to run vacuum cleaners.

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Product Identifiers

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hoover cap1700d



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