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VAX UCA2GEV1

£119.99
VAX UCA2GEV1
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292 Reviews
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Features
Good Features
91
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
91
Value for Money
Excellent
77
Age
2 Years Old
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A very cheap and excellently reviewed 1.5L dust capacity, 5kg heavy vacuum cleaner, with good features
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With outstanding reviews, we have ranked the VAX UCA2GEV1 number 9 in upright vacuum cleaners and number 33 across all vacuum cleaners.

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Kagoo Score
95
Reviews
75
Features
92
Popularity
91
Value for Money
77
Age
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 85?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 89%, based on 292 reviews. Looking across the entire Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Co vacuum range, the average reviews for all Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Co vacuums are also excellent.
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 some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Lighter than average
A carpet cleaning performance class
Clean carpets and hard floors powerfully with multi-cyclonic technology
Easy to carry up stairs and around the house with a light, compact design
Louder than average noise level
Very small capacity

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each vacuum cleaner by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the vacuum cleaner is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec vacuum cleaners come to market, the older vacuum cleaners will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Overall Review Score

The VAX UCA2GEV1 has received an average review score of 89% based on 296 reviews.

Reviews Breakdown

61% of customers would recommend the VAX UCA2GEV1.
5 Stars
180 Reviews
4 Stars
86 Reviews
3 Stars
22 Reviews
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3 Reviews
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Average Rating of VAX Vacuums

We have analysed 396 expert reviews and 54,113 user reviews for vacuums written online and used these reviews to determine an average rating for VAX vacuums of 84%. This makes VAX the 11th best rated vacuum brand according to customer reviews.

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Key Features

Lighter Than Average
Louder Than Average Noise Level
Very Small Capacity
A Carpet Cleaning Performance Class
A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class
Has a Flexible Hose
Has a Telescopic Tube
Lighter Than Average
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The VAX UCA2GEV1's weight of only 5kg is lighter than average when compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is in the lightest 35% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature. Vacuum cleaners have weights of between 300g and 90kg, and the average weight is 6kg.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the VAX UCA2GEV1 of 80dB is louder than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is louder than 69% of all vacuums when sorted by this feature. The average noise level of all vacuums is 77dB, with the quietest being 28dB and the loudest being 95dB.

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Very Small Capacity

Across all the vacuum cleaners the capacities range from 0.035L to 100L, and the average capacity is 4.6L. The UCA2GEV1's capacity of only 1.5L is smaller than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is in the smallest 19% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature.

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A Carpet Cleaning Performance Class
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The VAX UCA2GEV1 has an A carpet cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuums. Most vacuums have a C carpet cleaning performance class.

The worst carpet cleaning performance class across similar types of vacuum cleaner is G. §.

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A Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class
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This vacuum cleaner has an A hard floor cleaning performance class, which is typical of many vacuums. §.

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Has a Flexible Hose

The UCA2GEV1 has a flexible hose, which is unusual. 75% of vacuums do not have a flexible hose.

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Has a Telescopic Tube

The UCA2GEV1 has a telescopic tube. 88% of vacuums do not have a telescopic tube.

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Popularity

Popularity

The VAX UCA2GEV1 is currently ranked number 33 across all vacuum cleaners.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A vacuum cleaner with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

There was a cheaper price of £74.99 at Currys 48 days ago.

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Age

Release Date

This VAX vacuum was released in February 2016.

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When Are Most New VAX Vacuum Cleaners Released?

Most new VAX vacuum cleaners tend to be released between December and January. If you wait until December 2018 then you might be able to get better features on your VAX vacuum. Also the price of the current VAX vacuum cleaners may drop off just before the latest models are released in December. Last year most new VAX vacuum cleaners were released in January, with four new VAX vacuum cleaners released that month. 11 new VAX vacuum cleaners were released in December 2016 making it the biggest month that year for new VAX vacuum releases. October was the biggest month in 2015 for new VAX vacuum cleaners, with nine new VAX vacuum cleaners released that month.

How Fast Do VAX Vacuum Cleaner Prices Drop After Release?

VAX vacuum cleaners tend to depreciate slower than most vacuums. Most vacuums drop in price by 2% in the first 6 months after release. On average VAX vacuums drop in price by 1% in the first 6 months after release. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £2 on a typical £176 new VAX vacuum cleaner by waiting 6 months before buying.

Manufacturer's Description

Top features:- Clean carpets and hard floors powerfully with multi-cyclonic technology - Easy to carry up stairs and around the house with a light, compact design - Tackle different cleaning situations with the 3-in-1 tool Clean carpets and hard floorsPower away dirt and debris with the Vax Mach Air Revive UCA2GEV1 Upright Bagless Vacuum Cleaner. It
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61% of Customers Would Recommend
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VAX UCA2GEV1 Specification

Key Features
Capacity
Weight
Maximum Input Power
Type
Cleaning Type
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Design
Dust Container Type
Flexible Hose
Colour
Performance
Operating Radius
Noise Level
Proper Use
Filter Method
Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class
Carpet Cleaning Performance Class
Dust Re-Emission Class
Filtering
Floor Surfaces Supported
Ergonomics
Cord Storage
Cord Length
Maximum Tube Length
Other Features
Special Features
Telescopic Tube
Accessory Storage
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Packaging Content

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

UCA2GEV1

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