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Philips FC8578/69

72

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Philips FC8578/69

£161.20
£130.68 £31 cheaper than 46 days ago
Philips FC8578/69
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A very economical to run but marginally out of date 650W cylinder vacuum cleaner, with good features but representing only average value for money
650W Cylinder Dry 5.2kg Mar 2016 A
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Philips FC8578/69 Review

With low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Philips FC8578/69 number 205 in best selling vacuum cleaners, number 522 in cylinder vacuum cleaners and number 578 across all vacuum cleaners.
63
Value for Money
Good
66
Features
Good Features
82
Age
1 Year Old
89
Running Costs
£63 Over 10 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this vacuum is slightly out of date, and newer vacuum cleaners with more up to date technology are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £63 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
This vacuum cleaner has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a motor protection filter
Has a turbo brush
Full performance. for a deep clean
Remarkable cleaning results
Maximum convenience
Hygienic cleaning
Louder than average noise level
Quite low maximum input power

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £161.20 to £130.68 in the last 46 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Philips FC8578/69 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £31 (19%)

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This vacuum is rated A for energy efficiency. The FC8578/69 is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the FC8578/69 will cost £63 over 10 years to run.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This Philips vacuum cleaner was released in March 2016.

Features

Average Weight

The weight of the FC8578/69 of 5.2kg is relatively standard compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the heaviest 40% of all vacuums when sorted by this feature.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The FC8578/69's noise level of 79dB is louder than 66% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature. Across all the vacuum cleaners the noise levels range from 28dB to 91dB, and the average noise level is 76dB.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

The maximum input powers of vacuums range from 3.6W to 8,600W. The FC8578/69 has a quite low maximum input power (only 650 Watts) compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners.

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Has a Motor Protection Filter

The FC8578/69 has a motor protection filter, unlike 92% of vacuum cleaners which do not have a motor protection filter.

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Has a Turbo Brush

The FC8578/69 has a turbo brush. 92% of vacuum cleaners do not have a turbo brush.

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Has a Flexible Hose

The Philips FC8578/69 has a flexible hose, which is unusual. 79% of vacuum cleaners do not have a flexible hose.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is the most frequently found hard floor cleaning performance class on vacuum cleaners.

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Has a Hard Floor Brush

The FC8578/69 has a hard floor brush. 75% of vacuum cleaners do not have a hard floor brush.

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Lower Than Average Vacuum

The FC8578/69's vacuum of only 17.5kPa is lower than average when compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the lowest 19% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature. The vacuums of vacuum cleaners range from 2.8kPa to 36kPa, and the average vacuum is 23kPa.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips fc857869

Barcodes:

08710103774068

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