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VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B Vacuum Cleaner

£193.99
1,350W Upright Vacuum Dry 10.3kg Feb 2014
Maximum Input Power Type Cleaning Type Weight Release Date
Nice design
Good technical guidance
Easy to empty
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Price Has Gone Up by £34.99 (18%)

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Reasonably Priced

A few people who purchased it said that it was good value for money. Alexander Bryce said on Amazon “As for value for money”. Last year Littleowl said in their review “Try it diluted, you can experiment as to what is effective and could save yourself money!”. Marand scored the product 4 stars and wrote “They quickly show up the dirt so having my own carpet cleaner saves money over bringing in an external service or hiring a machine, as well as being more convenient”.


Design

Nice Design

Two VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B reviewers reckoned that the product was neat. Littleowl mentioned on Amazon “Maybe Vax want you to use the solution neat so you have to buy more frequently (it's not exactly cheap” in their review and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

One VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B reviewer thought it was good looking. Littleowl wrote in their review on Amazon last year “Pretty Impressive”. One person who purchased the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B said that it was well designed.

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Easy to Use

A number of customers concluded that this vacuum cleaner was easy to use. Artemisrhi wrote on Amazon “I am pleased with the result and will continue to use it to clean my rugs.” in their review but despite that they only scored it 60 out of 100.

One person who purchased it reckoned that it was easy to assemble. Mr. Guy Mcevoy he wrote “It was also very easy to put together (our last model was not” in his VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B review.

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Good Product Quality

A few customers who bought the product agreed that it was good quality. Alexander Bryce mentioned on Amazon “It is very well designed and although the unit is slightly bigger than an average vacuum the additional features for upholstery”. Alexander Bryce also wrote “It is a high quality efficient machine so whether it is worth the price will depend on how often it is used”.

Not Robust

Some VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B reviewers considered that it was not well made. Sean5302 mentioned “Gimcrack build, unreliable, fire risk” in their review of this vacuum cleaner.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it had good customer support. One person considered that it had good technical guidance. Alexander Bryce wrote in his review of the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B “With the help of an excellent instruction manual I had it assembled in no time”.


Easy to Empty

One VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B reviewer thought it was easy to empty. Alexander Bryce mentioned on Amazon two years ago “Easy to empty the dirty water tank” in his review of the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B and gave the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B a score of 5 stars.

Good Suction

One VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B reviewer who reviewed the product considered that it had good suction.

Good Filter

One VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B reviewer who reviewed this vacuum cleaner concluded that it had a good filter. Marand mentioned in their review of the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B “Some water did pool in the area where the clean water tank sits – I only discovered this when I tipped the machine back to clear the lint filter”.


Audio

Unacceptable Noise Level

One customer who reviewed it mentioned that it was not noisy. Mr. Guy Mcevoy said in his review of the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B on Amazon “Also, be aware it is a noisy beast”.


Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 4,048 user and expert reviews (including 959 verified purchases) for VAX vacuums and found that on average VAX has good ratings. We also found that VAX has good ratings specifically within its high maximum input power vacuums range. 95% of those that bought a VAX vacuum would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Weight & Dimensions

Not Good in Terms of Size

Four VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B reviewers said that the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B was not heavy and bulky. Alexander Bryce mentioned “Fairly heavy to handle when loaded.” in his review of the VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B. Littleowl wrote “It is a large and heavy machine, made from a brittle plastic so if you aren't careful with it I imagine it would break easily” in their review. Two years ago Marand mentioned in their review “Bulky & powerful”.

Heavy

The VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B is quite heavy (10.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other high maximum input power vacuums that have been available for a comparable time to this vacuum. The weights of high maximum input power vacuums that have been available for around the same time as this vacuum range from 5g to 110kg.

Other vacuum cleaners with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Nilfisk Aero 26 (£213.82) (9kg), the Numatic WV470 (£195.59) (9.6kg), or the Bissell 34T2E (£229.99) (10.8kg).

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was February 2014 when VAX released the Dual V Advance W87-DV-B.


Packaging Content

Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Dual V Advance W87-DV-B has an upholstery nozzle included. Most of the other vacuum cleaners of this age and type also have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Power

1,350 Watt Maximum Input Power

This is a 1,350 Watt vacuum cleaner.

If this vacuum maximum input power is not high enough for you then you might want to look at the Kärcher NT 27-1 (£167.99) (1,380W) which is also cheaper.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vax w87dvb
Barcodes 00001113308600, 00798256087264, 05012512142029

VAX Dual V Advance W87-DV-B Review Sources

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