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Philips FC9197

69

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Philips FC9197

£242.20
£220.31 £22 cheaper than 14 days ago
Philips FC9197
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A good spec and very economical to run 650W cylinder vacuum, but representing only average value for money
650W Cylinder Dry 5kg Sep 2014 A
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Philips FC9197 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Philips FC9197 number 263 in best selling vacuum cleaners, number 714 across all vacuum cleaners and number 717 in cylinder vacuum cleaners.
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Value for Money
Average
71
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£65 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 vacuums are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £65 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 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:
Lighter than average
Has a flexible hose
Full performance
Less energy consumption
Excellent cleaning results
Integrated anti-allergy system
Convenience
Quite low maximum input power

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Philips FC9197 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £220.31 it is in the most expensive 12% of vacuums.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This vacuum has an energy efficiency rating of A, and the FC9197 has an average 10 year running cost of £65 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This vacuum cleaner has been on the market since September 2014.

Features

Lighter Than Average

The average weight of all vacuum cleaners is 6.1kg, with the lightest being 300g and the heaviest being 75kg. The weight of the Philips FC9197 of only 5kg is lighter than 66% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The Philips FC9197's noise level of 75dB is fairly standard compared to most other vacuums. It is in the loudest 40% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

The maximum input powers of vacuums range from 3.6W to 8,600W. With a maximum input power of only 650 Watts, the Philips FC9197 has one of the lower maximum input powers amongst vacuum cleaners of this age.

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Has a Flexible Hose

The Philips FC9197 has a flexible hose. 79% of vacuum cleaners do not have a flexible hose.

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Has a Motor Protection Filter

The Philips FC9197 has a motor protection filter. 92% of vacuum cleaners do not have a motor protection filter.

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum cleaner has a C carpet cleaning performance class, which is typical of many vacuum cleaners.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips fc919791

Barcodes:

08710103654629, 08710103683957, 68710103741185

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