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Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family Vacuum Cleaner

£283.49
£261.10 £22.39 cheaper than 29 days ago
1,700W Cylinder Vacuum Dry 8.2kg Jan 2013
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date
Excellent user reviews
Robust
Not good in terms of size
21 Reviews
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Reviews

Excellent User Reviews

Users have rated this high maximum input power vacuum cleaner as outstanding on average. 17 reviewers (80% of all reviewers) gave this vacuum the highest possible rating of 5 stars. This puts this vacuum in the top 19% of all the vacuum cleaners of this type and age when ranked by average user review score.

Good Brand

Thomas is one of the superior vacuum brands according to average expert and user reviews, and Thomas also has good reviews for its high maximum input power vacuums.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £22.39 (8%)

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Reasonably Priced

One Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family owner who reviewed it thought it was a bargain for the price. Cee Jay said on Amazon in January last year “If it was cheap I wouldn't have been so disappointed” however despite that they rated it 1 stars.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money. Mr. R. I. Stanoev gave the product a score of 5 stars and said “Is German make - seems reliable and worths the money”.

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Good At Cleaning Pet Hair

Two Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family owners mentioned in their reviews that it was good at cleaning pet hair. Dog Lover mentioned “Great for pet hair and allergy sufferers” in their Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family review. Dog Lover also said “It's great for pet hair”.

Good Suction

One person thought it had good suction. Stewbob wrote on Amazon “Their suction power is unrivalled and there are no bags or cylinders to deal with” in their Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family review.

Poor Filter

One customer considered that the Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family did not have a good filter. Mbshopper gave it a rating of 3 stars and mentioned “The vital Aqua Box tube was missing - and without it Aqua Filter can not be used at all”.


Design

Robust

Several Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family reviewers who purchased this vacuum cleaner thought it was reliable. One customer who bought it considered that it was strong and durable. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “I highly recommend this very robust product” in their Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family review.

Nice Design

One person concluded that it was ergonomic. Trancephoenix mentioned on Amazon “The ergonomic design is great”.

One person who reviewed the Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family concluded that it was a good design. Trancephoenix said “It's definitely worth the effort of washing out the dust collector, which I must say was made as easy as possible by the aforementioned good design”.

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Good Product Quality

A few Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family reviewers agreed that the product was good quality. Amazon Customer gave it a very good review score and mentioned on Amazon “That's not a deterrent at all when you get amazing quality and it does a great job of removing hair” in their review. Mb wrote three years ago “Excellent quality!”.

Easy to Use

One Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer said in their review of this vacuum cleaner on Amazon “This is an excellent easy to use wet or dry vacuum”.

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Three years ago Dog Lover gave it a rating of 4 stars and said on Amazon “Has different settings for the suction speed” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.

One Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family owner concluded that it had a good experience. Milan Kamdar said on Amazon “But, I'm pleased with my first experience so far” and scored the product very highly.

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Not Cordless

Like most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that have been on the market for a similar time to this vacuum, the Aqua+ Pet & Family is not cordless.

Vacuum cleaners which are cordless that might be worth considering include the Electrolux ZB5020 (£234.27), or the Bosch BCH61840GB.

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Weight & Dimensions

Not Good in Terms of Size

A few people who purchased the product thought it was not heavy and bulky. Two years ago Andris said on Amazon “Litlle bit heavy”. In January last year Cee Jay mentioned in their Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family review on Amazon “It's heavy and having to wash + dry all the parts every use is a PITA”. Mb said “Its a bit on the heavy side when carrying up” in their review of this vacuum cleaner but they rated it 5 stars.

Heavy

At 8.2 kilograms, the Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family is quite heavy compared to most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that have been on the market for more than two years. High maximum input power vacuums that came out around the same time as this vacuum have weights of between 5g and 110kg.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This vacuum was released in January 2013.


Ergonomics

Has a Washable Filter

The Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family has a washable filter, as do most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Has an Automatic Cord Rewinder

The Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family has an automatic cord rewinder, as do most of the other vacuum cleaners that were launched more than two years ago.

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Packaging Content

Has a Turbo Brush

The Aqua+ Pet & Family has a turbo brush. Most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that are a similar age to this vacuum also have a turbo brush.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family has an upholstery nozzle included. Most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that have been around for around the same time as this vacuum also have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Has a Hard Floor Brush

The Aqua+ Pet & Family has a hard floor brush, as do most of the other vacuum cleaners of a similar spec and age to this vacuum.

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Has a Crevice Tool

The Aqua+ Pet & Family has a crevice tool, as do most of the other comparable spec vacuums that have been available for around the same time as this vacuum cleaner.

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Power

Supports Variable Power

The Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family supports variable power, as do most of the other vacuum cleaners of a similar age and type to this vacuum.

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1,700 Watt Maximum Input Power

This is a 1,700 Watt vacuum.

If this Thomas vacuum cleaner maximum input power is not high enough for you then you might want to look at the Bosch BSG71800 (1,800W and cheaper), or the Rowenta RO7834 (1,900W and cheaper).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers thomas 788563, thomas 788569
Barcodes 04005435108976, 04005435109201, 04005435109379

Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family Review Sources

To prepare this Thomas Aqua+ Pet & Family review we compared this vacuum cleaner to 1,851 other models. For each vacuum cleaner that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 141,719 product attributes, 28,551 vacuum cleaner reviews and 2,651,100 historical vacuum cleaner prices from 210 vacuum cleaner retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this vacuum cleaner compared to the other models as well as any areas where this vacuum cleaner is lacking.

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