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Hoover Globe GL01001

Hoover Globe GL01001 Vacuum Cleaner

700W Upright 7.1kg 86dB Dec 2012
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6 Reasons For

Reasonably Priced

A few people who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money. Donna Michelle Robinson mentioned in her Hoover Globe GL01001 review on Amazon “Price reasonable”. Two years ago Graham Kennedy said “Good value for the money” in his review. Graham Kennedy also wrote “I wouldn't recommend this for an old person who wasn't too strong! Good value for money though”.

One customer who reviewed the Hoover Globe GL01001 thought it was a bargain for the price. Rogers wrote in January last year “Then you simply have to swap out the cheap rubber drive belt” but despite that they rated this vacuum cleaner 40 out of 100.

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Good Suction

Some customers said in their reviews that it had good suction. Two years ago Graham Kennedy said “Probably due to the strong suction” in his Hoover Globe GL01001 review. Heather Douglas said also two years ago “Doesn`t take up much room, good suction, light to carry” in her Hoover Globe GL01001 review and rated it as very good.

Good Size

One Hoover Globe GL01001 owner said that the Hoover Globe GL01001 was compact. Two years ago Graham Kennedy wrote “Nice and compact” nonetheless he gave it a score of 60 out of 100. One customer who reviewed the Hoover Globe GL01001 reckoned that it was heavy. Paulette said on Amazon “It is a good robust slightly weighty product and does the cleaning job very well”.

One customer who bought it reckoned that it was lightweight. Two years ago Peejay mentioned “Lightweight/moves effortlessly across carpet or other/excellent suction” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

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Portable

One Hoover Globe GL01001 reviewer who bought it considered that it was easy to move around.

Nice Design

One Hoover Globe GL01001 owner thought the product was good looking. Two years ago Graham Kennedy said on Amazon “Other than that it's pretty good” but despite that he gave it a rating of 3 stars.

Hoover Has Good Reviews for Its Vacuums

Hoover low maximum input power vacuums have good reviews on average and across all vacuums Hoover is one of the better rated brands.

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12 Reasons Against

User Reviews Are Poor

Based on 26 user reviews this vacuum has an average user rating of 60%. That puts this vacuum cleaner in the bottom 7% of all the vacuums of this spec and age.

Does Not Have a Brush Tool

Like most of the other similar spec vacuum cleaners that were launched more than two years ago, the Hoover Globe GL01001 does not have a brush tool.

There are a number of alternative vacuum cleaners which also have a brush tool that you might also want to look at including the AEG UOGREEN[plb_2144139_price], the Bosch BGL35MON[plb_2562130_price], or the Hoover AL71SZ02001[plb_3177327_price] which is also higher rated.

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Unacceptable Noise Level

Some Hoover Globe GL01001 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was not noisy. Suzanne E. scored it 20 out of 100 and she said “It is making a terrible noise and vibrating plus smelling burning” in her review of the Hoover Globe GL01001.

Poor Brush

One customer thought it did not have a good brush. Alison wrote “This is the second time the motor has gone from a small amount of cotton wrapped around the brush bar, really disappointed” in her review.

Not Robust

One Hoover Globe GL01001 owner wrote in their reviews that it was not easy to damage or scratch. Mrs Alison V Follows mentioned on Amazon “It broke within a few months after smelling burning rubber” in her review of this vacuum cleaner and rated the Hoover Globe GL01001 20 out of 100.

One person who purchased this vacuum cleaner said that it was not reliable. Last year Rogers mentioned on Amazon “Not a user friendly or reliable vacuum”.

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Difficult to Use

One Hoover Globe GL01001 reviewer concluded that the Hoover Globe GL01001 was not easy to use. Carla wrote in her review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “Great product - fast delivery - as described - cant wait to use it!” but she still scored it 5 stars.

Heavy

At 7.1 kilograms, the Hoover Globe GL01001 is quite heavy compared to most of the other similar spec vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for around the same time as the Globe GL01001. The lightest low maximum input power vacuum that was launched around the same time as the Globe GL01001 is 640g heavy, the heaviest is 8.6kg, and the average weight is 5.4kg.

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Not Cordless

The Globe GL01001 is not cordless. Most of the other vacuum cleaners of a comparable age and type to the Globe GL01001 are also not cordless.

If you are looking for a vacuum that is cordless then you might also want to look at the Unplugged UNP204B[pl_2665458_price], or the BH50120[pl_2939561_price] both from Hoover or the Black & Decker WD7210N[plb_2981427_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Very Small Dust Capacity

The Globe GL01001 has one of the smaller dust capacitys (only 1.7 liters) amongst low maximum input power vacuums of this age. Across all the similar spec vacuums that have been on the market for more than two years the dust capacitys range from 0.1L to 100L.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The average noise level of low maximum input power vacuums that were launched more than two years ago is 77dB, and the noise levels range from 50dB to 89dB. The Globe GL01001 has a quite loud noise level (86 decibels) compared to most of the other vacuums of this age and spec.

If you would consider a vacuum with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Hoover Hurricane HU71HU02001[plb_2665445_price] (88dB).

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Only D Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

The Hoover Globe GL01001 has a better hard floor cleaning performance class than most low maximum input power vacuums that were released more than two years ago. This vacuum has a D hard floor cleaning performance class, whereas most low maximum input power vacuums that were released more than two years ago have a C hard floor cleaning performance class.

A D hard floor cleaning performance class is in fact the worst hard floor cleaning performance class amongst all low maximum input power vacuums that have been available for a comparable time to the Globe GL01001.

Amongst similar types of vacuum cleaner the best hard floor cleaning performance class is A.

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Only D Dust Re-Emission Class

The Globe GL01001 has a D dust re-emission class which is better than most vacuums that have been available for a similar time to it. Most vacuums that were released more than two years ago have an A dust re-emission class. Across all low maximum input power vacuums that came out around the same time as the Globe GL01001 the worst dust re-emission class is G and the best is A.

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1 Other reason to consider the Hoover Globe GL01001

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this vacuum was released.

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User Reviews

(7)
Reviewed 8 August 2016 by N Ashworth

Worst vacuum cleaner ever. Had for 3 months - it went on fire. Called Hoover as per request on the unit, they had me conducting all manner of exercises to test it - including switching it back on,... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Buying this hoover from good ideas was anything but a good idea. The hoover is on a par with the seller, rubbish.

Reviewed 11 April 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this about three weeks ago and it was working fine but then it suddenly started to smoke and the brushes refuse to spin. I have followed the instructions and cleaned all filters etc and... Read more…

Reviewed 4 April 2016 by Miss geraldine a ellis
(Verified Purchase)

Came with one of the attachments missing. Seems to work well...

Reviewed 14 January 2016 by Donna michelle robinson
(Verified Purchase)

Quite hard to manoeuvre. Heavier than expected. Price reasonable but wouldn't recommend this product.

Reviewed 20 October 2015 by Duncan Thompson
(Verified Purchase)

Good product - although supplied as new - the box had previously been opened,the packaging was damaged and the poly bags had been opened - would have sent it back,but we urgently needed the hoover!

Reviewed 20 March 2015 by P. M.
(Verified Purchase)

Great Vacuum! Highly recommended!

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Manufacturer Part Numbers hoover gl71gl01001
Barcodes 08016361884861

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