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VAX Air Living U89-MA

80

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VAX Air Living U89-MA

£199.98
£109.98 £90 cheaper than 28 days ago
VAX Air Living U89-MA

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A staggeringly good value for money and extremely economical to run 820W upright vacuum, with good features
820W Upright Upright Bagless Vacuum Cleaner 4.9kg Dec 2012 A
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VAX Air Living U89-MA Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the VAX Air Living U89-MA number 36 in upright vacuum cleaners, number 183 across all vacuum cleaners and number 252 in best selling vacuum cleaners.
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Value for Money
Excellent
70
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£55 Over 10 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has average user reviews with an average user rating of 68%. Numatic vacuum cleaners have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuums are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of only £55 over 10 years are in the cheapest 4% of all 1,383 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
Customers report , it is a good size and to empty. However they also report inferior product quality.
This VAX vacuum cleaner has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Lighter than average
A hard floor cleaning performance class
Louder than average noise level

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 £199.98 to £109.98 in the last 28 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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VAX Air Living U89-MA In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Customers Report Portable

Several people agreed that it was easy to move around.

Customers Report That it is a 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”.

Customers Report 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”.

Customers Report 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” .

Users Report Inferior 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.

VAX Has Very Good Reviews for Its Vacuum Cleaners

Based on 5,542 user and expert reviews (including 3,112 verified purchases), VAX has very good ratings for its vacuum cleaners. 94% of those that bought a VAX vacuum cleaner would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Fairly 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.

Value For Money

Superb Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £109.98 it is in the cheapest 47% of vacuums.

Price Has Gone Down by £90 (45%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

This vacuum cleaner has an energy efficiency rating of A, and the average running cost of the Air Living U89-MA is only £55 over 10 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheapest to run vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This vacuum cleaner has been on the market since December 2012.

Features

Lighter Than Average

The weight of the Air Living U89-MA of only 4.9kg is in the lightest 31% of all vacuum cleaners when sorted by this feature. Vacuum cleaners have weights of between 300g and 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all vacuum cleaners is 76dB, with the quietest being 28dB and the loudest being 91dB. The noise level of the VAX Air Living U89-MA of 86dB is louder than average when compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the loudest 6% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Average Maximum Input Power

With a maximum input power of 820 Watts, the Air Living U89-MA has a pretty typical maximum input power compared to most of the other vacuums.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum cleaner has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is typical of many vacuum cleaners.

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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. This vacuum has an A carpet cleaning performance class, whereas most vacuum cleaners have a C carpet cleaning performance class.

Across similar types of vacuum cleaner the worst carpet cleaning performance class is G.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

dorma u89mapfe, vax n113305w, vax u89mapfe, vax u89male, vax u89mate

Barcodes:

05012512147598, 05012512148021, 05012512148441

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