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VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B

77

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VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B

VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B
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A low cost and positively reviewed 1,300W cylinder vacuum, with average running costs and good features
1,300W Cylinder Dry 5.5kg Mar 2015
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VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B number 249 in cylinder vacuum cleaners and number 810 across all vacuum cleaners.
86
Reviews
3 Reviews
75
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£320 Over 10 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 73%. 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 vacuum cleaners 2018.
This VAX vacuum cleaner has running costs of £320 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuum cleaners.
Customers report good suction but that it is not an acceptable size.
The Mach 8 C88-M8-B has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a brush tool
Has an upholstery nozzle included
Multi cyclonic technology
1300w / 250aw
1.6 litre dust capacity
HEPA filtration
Washable filter
Very low suction power

VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Users Report Good Suction

One VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B owner said that it had good suction. In October this year Nic wrote on Amazon “Suction is top! No faults, been going years”.

Users Report That it is Not an Acceptable Size

One VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B reviewer who reviewed it thought it was not heavy and bulky. H. Ali wrote on Amazon “It is heavy, cumbersome and hard to store” in their review.

VAX Has Very Good Vacuum Reviews

We checked 5,542 expert and user reviews (including 3,112 verified purchases) for VAX vacuum cleaners and found that on average VAX has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a VAX vacuum would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 10 year running cost of the Mach 8 C88-M8-B is £320 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This vacuum has been on the market since March 2015.

Features

Average Weight

The VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B's weight of 5.5kg is relatively typical compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is heavier than 54% of all vacuum cleaners when sorted by this feature.

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Average Maximum Input Power

With a maximum input power of 1,300 Watt, the VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B has a fairly typical maximum input power compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners.

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Very Low Suction Power

Vacuum cleaners have suction powers of between 40W and 2,500W, and the average suction power is 550W. The VAX Mach 8 C88-M8-B's suction power of only 250W is in the lowest 29% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Upholstery Nozzle Included

The Mach 8 C88-M8-B has an upholstery nozzle included. 74% of vacuum cleaners do not have an upholstery nozzle included.

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Has a Brush Tool

The Mach 8 C88-M8-B has a brush tool. 84% of vacuums do not have a brush tool.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vax c88m8b

Barcodes:

05012512133386

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