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VAX Air Living U89-MA Vacuum Cleaner

£254.24
£136.24 £118.00 cheaper than 81 days ago
820W Upright Vacuum 4.9kg 86dB Dec 2012
A
Maximum Input Power Type Weight Noise Level Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Portable
Good size
Poor product quality
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Price Has Gone Down by £118 (46%)

The price has dropped from £229.98 to £136.24 in the last 81 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 68% chance that the price will go down further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 32% chance that the price will actually go back up.

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Reasonably Priced

One person who reviewed it mentioned that it was good value for money. Mrs H said on Amazon “However, if I had paid the full price I would have been very disappointed that this was not included” in her review of this vacuum cleaner.


Portable

Several people agreed that it was easy to move around.

Easy to Empty

Some people who purchased the VAX Air Living U89-MA wrote that it was easy to empty. Mrs D. wrote in October “The cylinder & filters are very easy to empty & clean”.

Good Brush

One person mentioned that it had a good brush. Mrs H wrote in her review of this vacuum cleaner two years ago “The turbo brush is excellent and the other tools are easy to attach” .


Design

Poor Product Quality

One person wrote that this vacuum cleaner was not good quality. Four years ago Puffin Face said on Amazon “The product was not fit for purpose and nor is their customer service” in their review.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

A few VAX Air Living U89-MA owners said in their reviews that it was lightweight. A few weeks ago Mrs D. mentioned in her VAX Air Living U89-MA review “It's lightweight & powerful especially with the turbo on” but she only gave the product a rating of 3 stars. Mrs H mentioned on Amazon “It is very lightweight and easy to manoeuvre around the home, On first glance it does not look very powerful.”. Four years ago Puffin Face mentioned “I wanted an upright, bagless product that was also lightweight”.

Average Weight

At 4.9 kilograms, the Air Living U89-MA has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other comparable spec vacuum cleaners that have been around for a similar time to this vacuum cleaner.

Alternative 4.9kg heavy vacuums currently available which you might want to look at include the Vacuumcleaner Non-Stop XL (£108.25), or the BC 7055 (£82.99) both from Severin which and both of have better reviews.

Vacuums with a heavier weight that might be worth looking at include the Nilfisk VP300 (£79.90) (5.2kg) which is also cheaper.

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Reviews

VAX Has Good Reviews for Its Vacuum Cleaners

Based on 4,048 expert and owner reviews (including 1,082 verified purchases), VAX has good ratings for its vacuum cleaners. VAX also has good ratings specifically within its medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners range. 92% of those that bought a VAX vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was December 2012 when this vacuum was released.


Performance

A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has an a hard floor cleaning performance class, which is typical of many medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been around for a similar time to it.

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A Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

The VAX Air Living U89-MA has a better carpet cleaning performance class than most vacuum cleaners that have been around for around the same time as it. This vacuum cleaner has an A carpet cleaning performance class, whereas most medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners that were launched around the same time as it have a D carpet cleaning performance class.

An A carpet cleaning performance class is actually the best carpet cleaning performance class amongst all vacuum cleaners that came out more than two years ago.

Amongst similar types of vacuum cleaner the worst carpet cleaning performance class is F.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The average noise level of vacuums of this age and type is 77dB. At 86 decibels, the Air Living U89-MA has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other similar spec vacuums that are a comparable age to this vacuum cleaner.

Other vacuum cleaners with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Taurus Exeo 2500 (£103.41) (82dB), the Rowenta RO52 (£112.22) (83dB), or the Hoover Rush RU80 (£115.99) (88dB).

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Power

820 Watts Maximum Input Power

This is an 820 Watts vacuum.

If you are looking for a vacuum cleaner with a higher maximum input power then you might want to look at the CleanJet CJ925 (900W and cheaper), or the CJ925 (900W and cheaper) both from Hoover.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vax u89mapfe, vax n112563w, vax u89maft, vax u89mafb, vax u89mafp
Barcodes 05012512147598, 05012512148021, 05012512148441

VAX Air Living U89-MA Review Sources

To prepare this VAX Air Living U89-MA 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 142,676 product attributes, 28,879 vacuum cleaner reviews and 2,712,100 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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