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Shark Rocket PRO NV480

69

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Shark Rocket PRO NV480

Shark Rocket PRO NV480
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An economical to run and classic 700W upright vacuum cleaner, with good features
700W Upright Dry 6kg Dec 2012
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Shark Rocket PRO NV480 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Shark Rocket PRO NV480 number 154 in upright vacuum cleaners.
96
Reviews
497 Reviews
64
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£170 Over 10 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has superb user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this vacuum cleaner to others. Numatic vacuum cleaners also have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer vacuums with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest vacuums 2018.
This Shark vacuum cleaner has running costs of £170 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, excellent design and that it is easy to use.
The Rocket PRO NV480 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Louder than average noise level

Shark Rocket PRO NV480 Video Reviews

Shark Rocket PRO NV480 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, based on 497 owner reviews this Shark vacuum has an excellent overall owner rating. 319 reviewers (94% of all reviewers) gave this vacuum cleaner either 4 or 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Shark Vacuums Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 1,204 user and expert reviews (including 769 verified purchases) for Shark vacuum cleaners and found that on average Shark has excellent reviews compared to other brands. 98% of those that bought a Shark vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

21 owners wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money.

Users Report Excellent Design

Eight people who bought the Shark Rocket PRO NV480 mentioned that it was good looking.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

47 people who bought this vacuum cleaner wrote that it was easy to use, eight owners who reviewed the product concluded that it was easy to assemble and three customers who reviewed it considered that it was easy to handle. three customers wrote in their reviews that it was easy to setup.

Users Report Good Suction

73 people mentioned in their reviews that it had good suction.

Customers Report Portable

41 customers reckoned that it was easy to move around.

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Four owners who reviewed it considered that it was good quality.

Customers Report Excellent Technical Features

Two customers wrote in their reviews that this vacuum cleaner had good features.

Users Report Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

Seven people who reviewed it mentioned that it was good at cleaning pet hair and three owners who purchased the product considered that it was good at cleaning dog hair.

Customers Report Acceptable Noise Level

11 people concluded that this vacuum cleaner was quiet.

Customers Report Easy to Empty

Nine owners mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to empty.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

41 customers who reviewed it thought it was lightweight, eight customers who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to carry around and three customers who reviewed the product thought it was compact. two people wrote in their reviews that it was thin.

Users Report Good Brush

Six customers who bought it agreed that it had a good brush.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was well made.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the Rocket PRO NV480 is £170 over 10 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuums.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Shark released the Rocket PRO NV480 in December 2012.

Features

Average Weight

The Shark Rocket PRO NV480's weight of 6kg is relatively standard compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the heaviest 56% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Rocket PRO NV480 of 83dB is in the loudest 13% of all vacuums when ranked by this feature. Vacuum cleaners have noise levels of between 28dB and 91dB, and the average noise level is 76dB.

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Average Maximum Input Power

The Shark Rocket PRO NV480 has a pretty average maximum input power (700 Watts) compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

shark nv480orref, shark nv480blref, shark nv480ref

Barcodes:

00622356533898, 00622356548052, 00622356548069

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