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Philips FC852

69

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Philips FC852

£249.95
Philips FC852
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A very economical to run but 3 year old 750W cylinder vacuum, with good features but representing only average value for money
750W Cylinder Dry 5.2kg Aug 2014 B
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Philips FC852 Review

With very low running costs but at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Philips FC852 number 680 across all vacuum cleaners and number 800 in cylinder vacuum cleaners.
56
Value for Money
Average
71
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£61 Over 10 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuum cleaners are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
Whilst this vacuum cleaner has an energy efficiency rating of B, its running costs of only £61 over 10 years are in the cheapest 13% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a soft grip handle
Has a flexible hose
Full performance
Less energy consumption
Remarkable cleaning results
Maximum convenience
Clean air filter system
Lower than average vacuum
Only D hard floor cleaning performance class

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £150.45 on Amazon UK 83 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 79% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Philips FC852 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £100 (40%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

Whilst this vacuum is rated B for energy efficiency, the FC852 has an average running cost of only £61 over 10 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 13% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since September 2014.

Features

Average Weight

The weight of the Philips FC852 of 5.2kg is relatively typical compared to most other vacuums. It is in the heaviest 39% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The Philips FC852's noise level of 79dB is relatively typical compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is louder than 37% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature.

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Average Maximum Input Power

The Philips FC852 has a relatively standard maximum input power (750 Watts) compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners.

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Lower Than Average Vacuum

The lowest vacuum of vacuum cleaners is 2.8kPa, the highest is 36kPa, and the average vacuum is 23kPa. The vacuum of the Philips FC852 of only 18.9kPa is lower than average when compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the lowest 29% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Soft Grip Handle

The Philips FC852 has a soft grip handle. 98% of vacuum cleaners do not have a soft grip handle.

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Only D Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

The Philips FC852 has a better hard floor cleaning performance class than most vacuums. This Philips vacuum has a D hard floor cleaning performance class, whereas most vacuums have an A hard floor cleaning performance class. The hard floor cleaning performance class of all vacuum cleaners ranges from F (worst) to A (best).

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Has a Flexible Hose

The Philips FC852 has a flexible hose. 79% of vacuum cleaners do not have a flexible hose.

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Three Nozzles

The Philips FC852 is a three nozzle vacuum cleaner.

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Has a Washable Filter

The Philips FC852 has a washable filter, which is unusual. 84% of vacuum cleaners do not have a washable filter.

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Has a Motor Protection Filter

The Philips FC852 has a motor protection filter. 92% of vacuums do not have a motor protection filter.

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Has a Turbo Brush

The Philips FC852 has a turbo brush. 92% of vacuums do not have a turbo brush.

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Has a Brush Tool

The Philips FC852 has a brush tool, which is unusual. 84% of vacuums do not have a brush tool.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

fc852109

Barcodes:

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