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Philips FC847
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Philips FC847 Vacuum Cleaner

1,700W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 4.5kg May 2014
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2 Reasons For

Light

The Philips FC847 is quite light (only 4.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec vacuum cleaners that are a comparable age to the FC847. Across all the comparable spec vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for a similar time to the FC847 the weights range from 1.2kg to 110kg, and the average weight is 7.8kg.

Vacuum cleaners with a heavier weight that might be worth considering include the Philips FC8769 (£196.20) (5.5kg).

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Good Brand

Vacuums manufactured by Philips are some of the better vacuums according to average expert and user reviews.

5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Brush Tool

The Philips FC847 does not have a brush tool. Most of the other vacuum cleaners that came out more than two years ago also do not have a brush tool.

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Very Loud Noise Level

At 84 decibels, the Philips FC847 has a very loud noise level compared to most of the other high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been around for a similar time to the FC847. The quietest noise level of high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that are a comparable age to the FC847 is 57dB, the loudest is 85dB, and the average noise level is 76dB.

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Not Cordless

Like most of the other high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for around the same time as the FC847, the Philips FC847 is not cordless.

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Only HEPA 10 HEPA Class

The Philips FC847 has a better HEPA class than most vacuums of this age and spec. This Philips vacuum has a HEPA 10 HEPA class, whereas most vacuums of this age and spec have a HEPA 13 HEPA class.

This vacuum cleaner's HEPA class (HEPA 10) is in fact the worst HEPA class amongst all high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been available for a similar time to the FC847.

A HEPA 14 HEPA class is the best HEPA class across similar types of vacuum cleaner.

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Very Small Dust Capacity

The smallest dust capacity of vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for around the same time as the FC847 is 0.3L, the largest is 83L, and the average dust capacity is 7.1L. The Philips FC847 has a quite small dust capacity (only 1.5 liters) compared to most of the other high maximum input power vacuum cleaners that were released around the same time as the FC847.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Philips FC847

Average Vacuum

At 25 kilopascals, the Philips FC847 has a pretty typical vacuum compared to most of the other vacuums of this spec and age.

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Dry Cleaning Type

The cleaning type of this vacuum cleaner is Dry, which is the most commonly supported cleaning type on vacuum cleaners that were launched more than two years ago.

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Average Operating Radius

The Philips FC847 has a pretty average operating radius (9 meters) compared to most of the other vacuums that are a similar age to the FC847.

If you want a bigger operating radius then you might want to look at the Sebo Airbelt K3 Premium (9.3m).

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Average Suction Power

At 350 Watts, the Philips FC847 has a pretty standard suction power compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners that have been on the market for a comparable time to the FC847.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Philips released the FC847.

Specification

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Tube Type
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Washable Filter
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Expert Reviews

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21 May 2014

Hoewel deze stofzuiger an sich wel frivool op zijn wieltjes rolt/staat is het toch wel een afrader: "waarom?" vraag je je misschien af nou dat zal ik haarfijn uitleggen. De slang is te kort en de...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers fc847301, philips 1700w220, philips fc847791, philips 1700w220v, philips filter220, philips filter220v
Barcodes 00871010361760, 00871010363835, 08710103617600, 08710103617617, 08710103617662, 08710103628002, 08710103632948, 08710103632955, 08710103638353, 08710103651741, 08710103651758, 08710103653011, 08710103653028, 08710103719571, 08710103721208, 08710103748496, 68710103617602, 68710103617664

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