Bosch GS40


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Bosch GS40

Bosch GS40
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A very economical to run and good spec 600W cylinder vacuum cleaner
600W Cylinder Dry 8.4kg Dec 2012
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Bosch GS40 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Bosch GS40 number 858 across all vacuum cleaners.
Good Features
Running Costs
$56 Over 10 Years
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuums are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has running costs of $56 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,397 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
C carpet cleaning performance class
Heavier than average
Quite low maximum input power

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Bosch GS40 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the GS40 is $56, which is typical compared to the other 1,397 vacuums.

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Heavier Than Average

The Bosch GS40's weight of 8.4kg is heavier than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is heavier than 88% of all vacuums when ordered by this feature. The weights of vacuum cleaners range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

Vacuum cleaners have maximum input powers of between 3.6W and 8,600W. With a maximum input power of only 600 Watts, the Bosch GS40 has one of the lower maximum input powers amongst vacuums of this age.

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C Carpet Cleaning Performance Class

This vacuum has a C carpet cleaning performance class, which is typical of many vacuum cleaners.

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Only C Hard Floor Cleaning Performance Class

The Bosch GS40 has a C hard floor cleaning performance class which is better than most vacuum cleaners. Most vacuum cleaners have an A hard floor cleaning performance class. Across all vacuum cleaners the worst hard floor cleaning performance class is F and the best is A.

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