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Hoover SY71 Vacuum Cleaner

750W Upright Vacuum Dry 4.5kg Sep 2014
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date
Reasonably priced
Poor design
Currys £199.99 Go to Store
Amazon UK £199.99 Go to Store
PC World Business £199.98 Go to Store
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Poor Design

One owner who purchased the Hoover SY71 considered that it was not well designed. Daniel Banham said on Amazon “Crazy accessories, bad design, avoid” in his review of this vacuum cleaner.


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Reasonably Priced

One owner who bought it thought it was good value for money. Daniel Banham mentioned in his review of the Hoover SY71 “As it is I paid £125 and still didn't get value for money”.

Weight & Dimensions


The average weight of vacuums that were launched around the same time as this vacuum cleaner is 6kg, and the weights range from 660g to 11kg. With a weight of only 4.5 kilograms, the Hoover SY71 is quite light compared to most of the other comparable spec vacuums that have been on the market for a similar time to this vacuum cleaner.

We compared all the other 4.5kg heavy vacuum cleaners to this vacuum cleaner and we think the Philips FC932 (£157.29) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Hoover Has Good Vacuum Cleaner Reviews

Based on 3,516 expert and owner reviews (including 54 verified purchases), Hoover has good ratings for its vacuum cleaners. Hoover also has good ratings specifically for its medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners compared to other manufacturers. 72% of those that bought a Hoover vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Released Over Two Years Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since September 2014.


750 Watts Maximum Input Power

This is a 750 Watts vacuum cleaner.

There are a number of other 750W vacuum cleaners currently available that you might want to look at including the FC8645, or the FC932 (£157.29) both from Philips or the Nilfisk Power Energy which all of have better reviews.

If this Hoover vacuum cleaner maximum input power is too low for you then you might want to look at the Compact C2 Hardfloor EcoLine (800W and higher rated), or the Complete C3 Green Ecoline Plus (800W and higher rated) both from Miele or the Bosch BGL45ZOO1 (£157.35) (800W and higher rated).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hoover sy71nm02001, hoover n128053w, sy71sy20011
Barcodes 00000039400171, 08016361886599, 08016361886629, 08016361886636

Hoover SY71 Review Sources

To prepare this Hoover SY71 review we compared this vacuum cleaner to 1,851 other models. For each vacuum cleaner that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 141,719 product attributes, 28,551 vacuum cleaner reviews and 2,651,100 historical vacuum cleaner prices from 210 vacuum cleaner retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this vacuum cleaner compared to the other models as well as any areas where this vacuum cleaner is lacking.

Other Vacuum Cleaners to Consider

Miele Complete C3 vs Hoover SY71

Miele Complete C3 vs Hoover SY71
Miele Complete C3 Hoover SY71
£ 144.00 £199.98
£56 Cheaper
A Carpet Cleaning Performance Class
Better Dust Re-Emission Class
3.3L Larger Dust Capacity
A Bit Shorter Cord Length
2% Louder Noise Level

Zelmer ZVC545AP vs Hoover SY71

Zelmer ZVC545AP vs Hoover SY71
Zelmer ZVC545AP Hoover SY71
£ 131.84 £199.98
£68 Cheaper
A Dust Re-Emission Class
Better Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class
70% Larger Dust Capacity
50W Lower Maximum Input Power

Philips FC872 vs Hoover SY71

Philips FC872 vs Hoover SY71
Philips FC872 Hoover SY71
£ 142.00 £199.98
£58 Cheaper
Better Dust Re-Emission Class
Vastly Larger Dust Capacity
C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class
100W Lower Maximum Input Power