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Philips FC847

75

Overall Score

Philips FC847

£367.00
Philips FC847
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A fully featured and very economical to run 1,800W cylinder vacuum, but representing only average value for money
1,800W Cylinder Dry 4.5kg Mar 2013 B
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Philips FC847 Review

With excellent features and low running costs, we have ranked the Philips FC847 number 584 in cylinder vacuum cleaners and number 602 across all vacuum cleaners.
61
Value for Money
Good
89
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
4 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£79 Over 10 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuums are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has an efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £79 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 1,404 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
It has some great features:
Lighter than average
Quite high maximum input power
Has a handle
Has a flexible hose
High suction power* for A better clean
With powercyclone 4 technology
Clean air in your home
Ergonomic grip for far reach
Powerful cleaning performance
Easy to clean

Philips FC847 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has very good features but is over 6 months old and at £367.00 it is more expensive than 93% of vacuum cleaners.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This vacuum is rated B for energy efficiency. The average 10 year running cost of the FC847 is £79 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,404 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Philips released the FC847 in March 2013.

Features

Lighter Than Average

The weights of vacuums range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg. The Philips FC847's weight of only 4.5kg is in the lightest 22% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The Philips FC847's noise level of 79dB is fairly standard compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is louder than 37% of all vacuums when sorted by this feature.

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Average Suction Power

The suction power of the Philips FC847 of 350W is pretty average compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the highest 56% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Quite High Maximum Input Power

Vacuums have maximum input powers of between 3.6W and 8,600W, and the average maximum input power is 1,100W. With a maximum input power of 1,500 Watt, the Philips FC847 has one of the higher maximum input powers amongst vacuum cleaners of this age.

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Not Cordless

The Philips FC847 is not cordless, although it is worth keeping in mind that 94% of vacuum cleaners are also not cordless.

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Has a Handle

The Philips FC847 has a handle, unlike 89% of vacuums which do not have a handle.

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Has a Flexible Hose

The Philips FC847 has a flexible hose. 79% of vacuum cleaners do not have a flexible hose.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Philips FC847 has an upholstery nozzle included, which is unusual. 75% of vacuum cleaners do not have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Has a Parquet Brush

The Philips FC847 has a parquet brush. 89% of vacuum cleaners do not have a parquet brush.

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Only E Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The Philips FC847 has an E carpet cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuums. Most vacuum cleaners have a C carpet cleaning performance class. Across all vacuum cleaners the best carpet cleaning performance class is A and the worst is G.

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Higher Than Average Vacuum

The vacuums of vacuums range from 2.8kPa to 36kPa, and the average vacuum is 23kPa. The vacuum of the Philips FC847 of 25kPa is higher than 74% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Three Nozzles

The Philips FC847 is a three nozzle vacuum cleaner.

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Has a Washable Filter

The Philips FC847 has a washable filter, unlike 84% of vacuums which do not have a washable filter.

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Has a Brush Tool

The Philips FC847 has a brush tool. 85% of vacuum cleaners do not have a brush tool.

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Only E Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

The Philips FC847 has an E hard floor cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuum cleaners. Most vacuum cleaners have an A hard floor cleaning performance class. The worst hard floor cleaning performance class of all vacuum cleaners is F and the best is A.

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Has a Motor Protection Filter

The Philips FC847 has a motor protection filter, which is unusual. 92% of vacuum cleaners do not have a motor protection filter.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 1700w220v, philips fc847791

Barcodes:

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