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Hoover UH70400 Vacuum Cleaner

£310.64
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1,200W Upright Vacuum Dry 5.6kg May 2014
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date
Owner reviews are good
Good value for money
Nice design
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Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Good

Based on 519 owner reviews this vacuum has an average owner rating of 81 out of 100. 248 reviewers (80% of all reviewers) gave this vacuum cleaner either 4 or 5 stars and 83% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 3,529 expert and user reviews (including 1,135 verified purchases) for Hoover vacuum cleaners and found that on average Hoover has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Hoover has good ratings specifically for its high maximum input power vacuum cleaners. 84% of those that bought a Hoover vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Weight & Dimensions

Lightweight

One hundred and fifty-five owners wrote in their reviews that it was lightweight. Walmart.com mentioned three years ago “Lightweight and has terrific suction” in their review of the Hoover UH70400. Walmart.com also said “Lightweight with good suction power” in their review. Bestbuy.com mentioned “Lightweight and easy to use”.

Thirty-five owners considered that the product was heavy and bulky. Walmart.com mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Not heavy easy to move”. Lisa from Insignificant At Best wrote on Walmart.com five years ago “So many vacuums are heavy and hard to carry up a flight of stairs.” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. In the same month Mlgrant mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner “My other vacuum cleaner was very heavy” and gave the product a score of 6 stars.

Twenty-three customers who purchased it concluded that it was easy to carry around. Walmart.com mentioned “Easy to carry around”. Lisa from Insignificant At Best gave it a score of 8 stars and she said in her review of this vacuum cleaner on Walmart.com “The WindTunnel Air is very easy to carry, which was a nice change of pace”. Five years ago Kathleen - Life With 4 Boys mentioned on Walmart.com “The handle is convenient and makes it easy to carry from room to room or up” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave it a rating of 8 stars.

Twelve owners reckoned that it was compact. Walmart.com wrote “Light and compact” nonetheless they only rated this vacuum cleaner 20 out of 100. Lindsey F. he wrote “When I saw how compact this vacuum is (smaller than most regular-sized all-purpose vacuum cleaners at 12 pounds), I wasn't entirely sure what to expect”. Thismamaknows rated it 7 stars and mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Walmart.com “Another great feature to mention is that it is compact”.

Seven customers said in their reviews that it was thin. Bestbuy.com mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Portable and slim design”. Thismamaknows wrote on Walmart.com five years ago “My favorite feature of the vaccum is the thin-ness of the vaccum head, so it easily fits under the edges of furniture” in their review of this vacuum cleaner and gave the product a score of 4 stars. Terri Satterlee scored it very highly and she said on Walmart.com “The width of the brush base is wide enough to make vacuuming a room quick, yet narrow enough to hug walls”.

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Heavy and Bulky

Thirty-five owners considered that the product was heavy and bulky. Walmart.com mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Not heavy easy to move”.

Lisa from Insignificant At Best wrote on Walmart.com five years ago “So many vacuums are heavy and hard to carry up a flight of stairs.” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. In the same month Mlgrant mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner “My other vacuum cleaner was very heavy” and gave the product a score of 6 stars.

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Average Weight

At 5.6 kilograms, the Hoover UH70400 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other vacuums of this age and type.

Other vacuums with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Nilfisk Buddy II 18 Inox (£34.99) (5.6kg).

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Easy to Empty

Thirty-seven customers who reviewed this vacuum cleaner agreed that it was easy to empty. Five years ago Walmart.com wrote “Easy to empty dust bin” in their review of this vacuum cleaner yet they only rated it 1 stars. Linette mentioned in her Hoover UH70400 review in the same month “The cannister is also easier to empty, which is a big plus”. In the same month Mlgrant wrote on Walmart.com “It's very easy to empty the dirt cup! It also has an 8 foot stair house that can be extended up to 12 feet! Not only that.”.

Easy to Move Around

One hundred and fifty-nine customers thought it was easy to move around. Walmart.com mentioned “It very easy to maneuver and handle and wonderfully lightweight” in their review of this vacuum cleaner but even so they gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 16.4 out of 100. Walmart.com also said “Lightweight and easy to manage at a very good price” in their review. Makobiscribe wrote on Walmart.com “The vacuum is so lightweight my son at age 4 can even use it to clean up his own messes” and rated it 7 stars.

Good Suction

One hundred and fifty-five owners who purchased this vacuum cleaner considered that it had good suction. Walmart.com mentioned “Has great suction”. Walmart.com also mentioned “Fabulous suction; easy to empty” in their review. Walmart.com also wrote “Suction is great on rugs and floors” in their review.

Good Filter

Twenty-seven owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good filter. Mmbear said “He actually had to empty the cannister 2 times! We loved how easy the cannister came off of the vaccum cleaner and we were very impressed with the washable filter” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Meyr gave the product a score of 6 stars and said on Walmart.com “I liked the idea of the windtunnel HIPA filter, easy maneuverability, no loss of suction” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Melissa42 wrote on Walmart.com “I keep it very clean and change the filter of a regular basis” in their Hoover UH70400 review.

Good Power Cord

Six people agreed that it had a good power cord. Householdsix gave it a score of 4 stars and wrote on Walmart.com “The power cord is long enough that I could reach most of the house without looking for another outlet” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Wendy [@] mentioned in their review of the Hoover UH70400 “I really liked the long power cord”. Wendy [@] also wrote “The extra long power cord is very helpful” in their review.

Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

Five customers who bought the product thought it was good at cleaning pet hair. Bestbuy.com wrote “Picks up pet hair no problem”. Lisa, Busy Mom said in their Hoover UH70400 review on Walmart.com “I have not found any negatives about this sweeper! I use this sweeper daily and it is great at getting up pet hair and dust”. Rewrap mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Walmart.com “Great for pet hair! Lightweight to use”.

Four customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was good at cleaning dog hair. Laurat mentioned “The container was like 1/4 full with dog hair even though I just vacuumed with my old vacuum yesterday” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Four years ago Christip mentioned on Bestbuy.com “It is lightweight, easy to use and picks up dog hair nicely” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Five years ago Henrietta said “It picks up the dog hair and bird seed easily”.

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Good Brush

Twenty owners who bought it considered that it had a good brush. Bestbuy.com wrote in their review of the Hoover UH70400 “Turn-off brush roller”. Bestbuy.com also said “Brush can be turned off for floors” in their review. Five years ago Miriam @ the Wic Project said on Walmart.com “You can daisy-chain the hose with the extension hose so you get several extra feet when you are using the brush attachment”.


Design

Nice Design

Thirty-three people who reviewed the Hoover UH70400 reckoned that it was good looking. Lisa from Insignificant At Best wrote on Walmart.com “The first thing that stuck me was that it was pretty easy to put together (though I must admit there wasn't a ton of assembly required”. Lisa @ Ohboyohboyohboy.com wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Walmart.com “Having been shipped the plush carpeting of the rug was slightly matted”. Lisa from Insignificant At Best also mentioned “Despite my few complaints, all in all the WindTunnel Air is a pretty good vacuum for the price” in her review.

Fourteen owners who reviewed it concluded that it was well designed. Three years ago Tittytat gave this vacuum cleaner a rating of 7 stars and wrote “It even picks up those stubborn pet hairs with no problem! The attachments all are easy to use and of a great design”. Five years ago Terri Satterlee mentioned in her review of this vacuum cleaner “Design features I especially appreciate are the extension hose” and rated it 6 stars. Vicky gave it a score of 7 stars and she said on Walmart.com in the same month “The design is very attractive” in her Hoover UH70400 review.

Three owners who bought it concluded that it was neat. Four years ago Nicknamewithnospace said “It's easy to set up and comes with neat attachments”. Five years ago Henrietta she mentioned “The telescopic handle is a really neat idea, My 12 year old daughter likes to vacuum” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. April23 mentioned “I am a neat freak with two dogs, so I use this vacuum literally everyday”.

One owner who purchased it concluded that it was rough. Four years ago Jess321 said on Walmart.com “Even though we haven't been rough with it at all” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. One person wrote in their reviews that the product was ergonomic. Jolele said in their review of the Hoover UH70400 six years ago “My wife loves it, really good suction and very handy and ergonomical tools” .

One owner said in their reviews that the product was smooth. Katie C. wrote “It's been realatively smooth since then” in her review of this vacuum cleaner.

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Easy to Use

One hundred and seven people who reviewed the Hoover UH70400 thought it was easy to use. Bestbuy.com said in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Easy to use on stairs” . Bestbuy.com also mentioned “Easy to use; does a great job” in their review. Bestbuy.com also said “Ease of use and long plug wire” in their review.

Eighteen customers who bought it concluded that it was easy to assemble. Five years ago Mcfarland629 mentioned on Walmart.com “When I took it all out of the package, I was more than thrilled with how easy it was to put together” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Karla1887 wrote on Walmart.com “20 seconds or less to assemble, beautiful on the outside” and gave the product a score of 8 stars. Kathleen - Life With 4 Boys rated the product 8 stars and said on Walmart.com “It was so simple to assemble, that within 5 minutes, I was testing it out on the floor”.

Five customers considered that it was easy to setup. Walmart.com mentioned three years ago “Easy to set up; great suction power; long cord”. Two years ago Ablerichy mentioned “This Hoover was easy to set up right out of the box” and rated it 8 stars. Amy the gave the product a score of 8 stars and she wrote on Walmart.com five years ago “I like it…a lot! It's lightweight, versatile, was easy to set up”.

Three people who reviewed this vacuum cleaner thought it was easy to handle. Walmart.com said three years ago “Ease of handling”. Mg726 mentioned on Bestbuy.com “Will see how Best Buy handles this if ever there is a claim” in their Hoover UH70400 review. Deadanger said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Bestbuy.com “Great suction handles well light weight great product”.

Three customers who bought it agreed that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Terri Satterlee she mentioned “My family appreciates the multi-level adjustments of the handle, accommodating our varying heights for comfortable use” in her Hoover UH70400 review. Caper5611 mentioned in their Hoover UH70400 review on Walmart.com “The handle on the Hoover is very comfortable.”. Henrietta mentioned “The handle makes vacuuming comfortable for both of us since we can adjust it to our liking”.

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Good Product Quality

Eighteen customers concluded that the product was good quality. Mlgrant gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 10 stars and said in their Hoover UH70400 review “I can tell this vacuum cleaner is going to last just as long, as it is very high quality”. Karen of 3g2s wrote on Walmart.com “It is feature rich, high quality” in her review of the Hoover UH70400. The Mommy-Files scored it 9 stars and wrote on Walmart.com “The vacuum was durable and I would say was made with high quality materials” in their review of the Hoover UH70400.

Reliable

Fourteen customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was strong and durable. Monique said on Walmart.com “It appears to be sturdy and well-made” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. Mianous wrote in their review of the Hoover UH70400 “I like the way it is designed, light, sturdy”. Javabear mentioned on Walmart.com “Not happy - couldn't you, Make this part more durable! On a good note it's a great lightweight vacuum!”.

Nine customers who reviewed it concluded that it was reliable. Six years ago Bestbuy.com mentioned “Design and reliability” but they only rated this vacuum cleaner 1 stars. Two years ago Meyr gave it a score of 6 stars and said on Walmart.com “If I had my receipt, I would love to return it! I thought Hoover was a reputable, dependable product”. Jess321 said “We need something reliable to help us clean up after them”.

Four people who reviewed this vacuum cleaner considered that it was well made. Wendy [@] wrote on Walmart.com five years ago “It is a solid unit that picks up dirt” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Vicky wrote “The handle of the vacuum is also a built in wand, which detaches” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. Martin57 wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Bestbuy.com “It is engineered quite well and is very easy to use”.

Three owners concluded that it was easy to damage or scratch. Bestbuy.com mentioned “Love the ability to shut off the sweeper bar so I can use on my hard wood floors and not damage them” in their review of this vacuum cleaner. Gloriagwl mentioned in their Hoover UH70400 review on Bestbuy.com five years ago “I am concerned that it might damage my rugs, since there is no height adjustment”. Absolutecleanfreak gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 4 stars and said on Walmart.com “Problems with it the entire time (always broke) not to mention it was heavy”.

One owner who reviewed the product concluded that it was good at resisting water ingress. Five years ago Dusty B said “All of the filters rinse easily under water so there's no need to spend more on bags” in his review of this vacuum cleaner.

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Easy to Damage or Scratch

Three owners concluded that it was easy to damage or scratch. Bestbuy.com mentioned “Love the ability to shut off the sweeper bar so I can use on my hard wood floors and not damage them” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Gloriagwl mentioned in their Hoover UH70400 review on Bestbuy.com five years ago “I am concerned that it might damage my rugs, since there is no height adjustment”. Absolutecleanfreak gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 4 stars and said on Walmart.com “Problems with it the entire time (always broke) not to mention it was heavy”.

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Not Cordless

Like most of the other high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been available for a similar time to this vacuum, the Hoover UH70400 is not cordless.

If you want a vacuum cleaner that is cordless then you might also want to look at the Bosch Athlet BCH625KTGB (£95.00) which also has a higher rating.

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Price

Good Value for Money

Eighty-seven owners who bought this vacuum cleaner concluded that it was good value for money. Two years ago Bestbuy.com mentioned “It cleans well at a great price” in their review of the Hoover UH70400. Walmart.com wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner three years ago “Good value” but even so they rated it 20 out of 100. Walmart.com also mentioned “Value for price” in their review.

Eighteen customers concluded that this vacuum cleaner was expensive. Livsmom04 said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Walmart.com “I have been using a very expensive vacuum and while it picked up everything it was very heavy”. Monique mentioned on Walmart.com “The suction is much better on this vacuum than on less expensive ones” in her review of this vacuum cleaner. Miriam @ the Wic Project mentioned in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Walmart.com “It reminds me very much of more expensive cyclo”.

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Audio

Quiet

Twenty-nine people who purchased the product thought it was quiet. Bestbuy.com said “Quieter with good suction” in their review of this vacuum cleaner yet they gave it a score of 20 out of 100. Bestbuy.com also said “Quiet and lightweight” in their review. Mlgrant mentioned on Walmart.com “This vacuum cleaner is also really quiet, which I love! When I moved into my very first apartment, my grandparents bought me a Hoover” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

Six customers who bought it considered that it was noisy. Walmart.com mentioned “Noise level is low” although they only gave it a rating of 20 out of 100. Tricia Nightowlmama wrote on Walmart.com “I seem to have this annoying whistle noise with mine” and gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 6 stars. Two years ago Ablerichy rated it 7 stars and said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Bestbuy.com “I would recommend this cleaner to anyone who is tired of noisy, hard to push vacuums that do not clean well”.

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Noisy

Six customers who bought it considered that it was noisy. Walmart.com mentioned “Noise level is low” although they only gave it a rating of 20 out of 100.

Tricia Nightowlmama wrote on Walmart.com “I seem to have this annoying whistle noise with mine” and gave this vacuum cleaner a score of 6 stars. Two years ago Ablerichy rated it 7 stars and said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Bestbuy.com “I would recommend this cleaner to anyone who is tired of noisy, hard to push vacuums that do not clean well”.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Twenty-one people who purchased it agreed that it had good features. Maria's Space mentioned “Our Favorite Features” and gave it a rating of 7 stars. Five years ago Livsmom04 gave the product a rating of 7 stars and wrote in their review of this vacuum cleaner “Some of the great features about the WindTunnel would be it's very lightweight”. Kristen from Ohio rated the product 6 stars and she mentioned “It has many nice features and is a TRUE lightweight vacuum”.


Power

Good Environmental Credentials

One owner said in their reviews that it was good in terms of recycling. Workerb wrote in their review of the Hoover UH70400 on Bestbuy.com “Scored on a great sale and they recycled my old vacuum for an added bonus”.

Good Battery Life

Two customers thought the product had a good battery life. Punchit12 said on Walmart.com “An Electrolux 12V plug in to recharge battery (only fair) very clumsy” in their review of the Hoover UH70400 and rated the product 4 stars. Punchit12 also said “A battery charged lightweight Bissell for quick cleaning (doesn't pick up good” in their review.


Packaging Content

Has a Hose Included

The UH70400 has a hose included, as do most of the other vacuum cleaners of a similar age and type to this vacuum.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The UH70400 has an upholstery nozzle included. Most of the other vacuums of a comparable type and age to this vacuum cleaner also have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Has a Crevice Tool

The Hoover UH70400 has a crevice tool, as do most of the other vacuums that were released around the same time as this vacuum cleaner.

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Support

Good Technical Guidance

Sixteen owners mentioned that this vacuum cleaner had good technical guidance. Maria's Space wrote on Walmart.com “Which means both kids can help! Chores make mommy happy” in their Hoover UH70400 review. Mjp mentioned on Walmart.com “I like the ease with which the on-board tools help to clean all surfaces”. Koupon Karen wrote on Walmart.com “I didn't feel the instructions were very clear on how to attach the extra house” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.


Price

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Released Over Three Years Ago

Hoover released the UH70400 in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00073502031902

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