Close

Loading image...
Bosch BGS5SIL66
12 Images

Bosch BGS5SIL66 Vacuum Cleaner

800W Cylinder Vacuum 8.6kg Bagless Aug 2015
Maximum Input Power Type Weight Dust Container Type Release Date
A
Energy Efficiency Rating
Get Price Alerts
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
eBay
$558.00
Checked 1 day ago
Standard delivery: $35.00
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price Found it cheaper elsewhere?
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

6 Reasons For

Has a Brush Tool

The Bosch BGS5SIL66 has a brush tool, which is unusual. Most of the other comparable spec vacuums that were launched more than a year ago do not have a brush tool.

Chart Edit

Good Brand

On average Bosch medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all vacuums produced by Bosch.

Robust

One Bosch BGS5SIL66 owner who reviewed it reckoned that it was well made. In October this year Amazon Customer mentioned in their Bosch BGS5SIL66 review “Its built in "Sensor Control" logic is totally illogical of what a vacuum should do”.

Easy to Use

One customer wrote that this vacuum cleaner was easy to use.

Very Quiet Noise Level

The noise levels of vacuums of a similar age and spec to the BGS5SIL66 range from 63dB to 95dB. With a noise level of only 66 decibels, the BGS5SIL66 has one of the quieter noise levels amongst medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners of this age.

Chart Edit

Quite Long Cord Length

The BGS5SIL66 has a quite long cord length (8 meters) compared to most of the other medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners that have been around for a similar time to the BGS5SIL66. The shortest cord length of similar spec vacuum cleaners that are a comparable age to the BGS5SIL66 is 3m, the longest is 12m, and the average cord length is 6.8m.

Chart Edit

3 Reasons Against

Heavy

Across all the vacuums that have been on the market for around the same time as the BGS5SIL66 the weights range from 5.2g to 28kg, and the average weight is 6.4kg. The Bosch BGS5SIL66 is one of the heavier vacuum cleaners of this type and age (8.6 kilograms) amongst medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners of this age.

Chart Edit

Not Cordless

Most vacuums of this age and spec are not cordless. The BGS5SIL66 is no exception to this as it too is not cordless.

Chart Edit

Very Heavy Weight (without Accesories)

The Bosch BGS5SIL66 has a very heavy weight (without accesories) (6.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec vacuum cleaners that were launched around the same time as the BGS5SIL66. The lightest weight (without accesories) of medium maximum input power vacuum cleaners that are a similar age to the BGS5SIL66 is 4.3kg, the heaviest is 6.7kg, and the average weight (without accesories) is 5kg.

Chart Edit

2 Other reasons to consider the Bosch BGS5SIL66

Average Operating Radius

At 11 meters, the Bosch BGS5SIL66 has a pretty average operating radius compared to most of the other vacuum cleaners of this age and type.

Chart Edit

Released Over a Year Ago

Bosch released the BGS5SIL66 over a year ago.

Specification

Power
Maximum Input Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Variable Power
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Design
Type
Dust Container Type
Tube Type
Flexible Hose
Dust Capacity
Colour of Product
Performance
Operating Radius
Noise Level
Vacuum Air Filtering
Cleaning Surfaces
Silent Mode
Ergonomics
Removable Filter
Washable Filter
Cord Storage
Cord Length
Power Control
Automatic Cord Rewinder
Carrying Handle(s)
Park/storage Assist
Handles Quantity
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Weight (without Accesories)
Height
Depth
Width
Package Weight
Packaging Content
Brush Tool
Crevice Tool
Upholstery Nozzle Included
Number of Nozzles
Technical Details
Wheels
Cable Length
Brush Type
Power Cable Length

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 24 June 2016 by Amazon Customer

DO NOT BUY THIS - this vacuum thinks for itself and will not allow you to go to full power for any longer than 20-30secs before it goes into a sleep mode. I can only run this at 80% power to be... Read more…

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch bgs5sil66, bosch bgs5sil66c, bosch bgs5sil66b
Barcodes 04242002760100, 04242002813059, 04242002813066, 05054531410628, 09154403595906

See How Other Vacuum Cleaners Compare to the Bosch BGS5SIL66

Miele Complete C3 vs Bosch BGS5SIL66

Miele Complete C3 vs Bosch BGS5SIL66
Miele Complete C3 Bosch BGS5SIL66
$ 799.99 $558.00
Significantly Better User Reviews
Significantly Lighter
Energy Efficiency Rating is Superior
150mm Shallower
$242 More Expensive
Older by Eleven Months
Feedback