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Hoover SH40070

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Hoover SH40070

Hoover SH40070
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An economical to run and classic 620W cylinder vacuum cleaner, but with only middle of the road features
620W Cylinder Dry 6kg May 2014
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Hoover SH40070 Review

With very good reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Hoover SH40070 as follows:
78
Reviews
200 Reviews
59
Features
Average Features
69
Age
3 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£150 Over 10 Years
64
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 64?

It has below average user reviews with 75% of buyers recommending this vacuum cleaner to others. Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuum cleaners are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
It has running costs of £150 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
Customers report good suction, portable and it is a good size. However they also report unacceptable noise level.
This Hoover vacuum cleaner has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an upholstery nozzle included
Has a hard floor brush
Steerable technology navigate smoothly around furniture, corners and other obstacles by simply twisting the handle in the direction you'd like to go
Multi-Cyclonic air passes through twelve cyclones to filter dirt and debris from the air path; no loss of suction.*
Electronic brushroll on/off move from carpet to hard floors with a touch of a button
Above floor cleaning up to 11 feet of cleaning reach with wand and tool.telescoping extension wand
3-in-1 tool
Hard floor brush- HEPA media filter filter made with HEPA media traps 99.97% of dust, dirt and pollens down to 0.3 microns
Convenient bottom-release cup hold cup over a trash receptacle and empty debris with the push of a button, without getting your hands dirty
Reusable easy rinse filter regularly rinse the filter under running water for long lasting use
17' auto cord rewind
Quite low maximum input power

Hoover SH40070 Video Reviews

Hoover SH40070 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Owner Reviews

On average, people who bought this Hoover vacuum cleaner rated it as 55%. 75% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others. If all the vacuum cleaners are ranked by average owner review score then this vacuum is in the bottom 7%.

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Users Report Unacceptable Noise Level

Two owners said in their reviews that the product was noisy.

Customers Report Good Suction

33 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Hoover SH40070 had good suction.

Customers Report Portable

12 owners reckoned that this vacuum cleaner was easy to move around.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

12 owners said in their reviews that the product was lightweight, four customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was compact and two owners considered that it was easy to carry around.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

10 customers mentioned in their reviews that the Hoover SH40070 was easy to use.

Users Report Excellent Technical Features

Two owners agreed that it had good features.

Users Report Easy to Empty

Three owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was easy to empty.

Customers Report Good Brush

Four customers who reviewed it mentioned that it had a good brush.

Hoover Has Very Good Reviews for Its Vacuums

We checked 5,031 expert and owner reviews (including 3,998 verified purchases) for Hoover vacuum cleaners and found that on average Hoover has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a Hoover vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Excellent Design

Five people who purchased this vacuum cleaner reckoned that it was well designed and two customers reckoned that it was good looking.

Customers Report Good Filter

Four customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner considered that it had a good filter.

Users Report Good Product Quality

Two people said that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is Robust

Five people who bought the Hoover SH40070 wrote that it was well made and three people said in their reviews that it was strong and durable.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Seven people who bought it reckoned that it was good value for money.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the SH40070 is £150, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since May 2014.

Features

Average Weight

The SH40070's weight of 6kg is relatively standard compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is heavier than 45% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

Vacuum cleaners have maximum input powers of between 3.6W and 8,600W. The SH40070 has a quite low maximum input power (only 620 Watts) compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners.

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Has a Hard Floor Brush

The Hoover SH40070 has a hard floor brush, unlike 75% of vacuum cleaners which do not have a hard floor brush.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Hoover SH40070 has an upholstery nozzle included, unlike 74% of vacuum cleaners which do not have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00073502037478, 00778295449377, 00791769565960, 07755347801331, 09192985632022

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