Black & Decker is one of the most popular vacuum cleaner brands as well as being well known for its coffee makers, blenders and mixers.
We've collated all the key information on Black & Decker vacuum cleaners in this handy guide. We've analysed over 59,000 user and expert reviews and 240+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 3,500 vacuum cleaners to impartially compare each vacuum cleaner brand.
Black & Decker are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular vacuum cleaners. Their vacuum cleaners start at $45 for the Dustbuster which has a maximum input power of 12W, is a dry vacuum cleaner and a handheld vacuum cleaner and go up to $98 for the CHV1410L which has a maximum input power of §W, is a dry vacuum cleaner and a handheld vacuum cleaner. The average price of a new Black & Decker vacuum cleaner is $279.
Black & Decker are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular vacuum cleaners.
Is Black & Decker the Best Vacuum Cleaner Brand?
So are Black & Decker vacuum cleaners any good? We give every vacuum cleaner a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all vacuum cleaners we are able to impartially rank all the vacuum cleaner brands.
Black & Decker is ranked the No. 11 best vacuum cleaner brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Black & Decker is the 11th best vacuum cleaner brand out there.
Let's look at how Black & Decker vacuum cleaners compare to the other vacuum cleaner brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Black & Decker Vacuum Cleaners
Black & Decker have better reviews than the typical vacuum cleaner brand, with the average rating of a Black & Decker vacuum cleaner being 73%.
The average review score for a Black & Decker vacuum cleaner is 73%.
There's a smaller selection of Black & Decker vacuum cleaners available compared to other vacuum cleaner brands, with only 10 Black & Decker vacuum cleaners currently on the market in the US. Black & Decker vacuum cleaners also tend to be more expensive than most other vacuum cleaner brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Black & Decker vacuum cleaner is $23 (based on a person typically using a vacuum cleaner for 2 hours per week), which makes them less efficient than most other vacuum cleaner brands.
No. Of Vacuum Cleaners
Average Price $182
Price Distribution of All Vacuum Cleaners
No. Of Vacuum Cleaners
Average Price $279
Price Distribution of Black & Decker Vacuum Cleaners
What Do the Black & Decker Vacuum Cleaner Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Black & Decker vacuum cleaner to work out the average distribution of reviews for Black & Decker and then compared this to the other vacuum cleaner brands.
Black & Decker has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its vacuum cleaners than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 86% of expert reviews and 83% of user reviews for Black & Decker vacuum cleaners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 86% respectively across all Vacuum Cleaner brands.
Purchasers of Black & Decker vacuum cleaners frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Black & Decker vacuum cleaners by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other vacuum cleaner brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Black & Decker Vacuum Cleaners Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Black & Decker vacuum cleaners. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular vacuum cleaner brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 59,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Black & Decker vacuum cleaners. over 140 of these reviews mention reliability of which 85% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Black & Decker vacuum cleaner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
85% of reviewers think Black & Decker vacuum cleaners are reliable.
So, most people think that Black & Decker vacuum cleaners are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Black & Decker vacuum cleaners that mention reliability:
is very convenient with it's wall mounted holder with built in charger
Excellent Build Quality
The vacuum cleaner arrives in a nice robust box
So it's not really sturdy enough
it's heavy enough to damage laminate flooring
I needed another vacuum because my other one was broken
it has broken twice
The cordless vacuum itself on first impression felt a little âplasticky
What is the Best Budget Choice Black & Decker Vacuum Cleaner?
A critically acclaimed and fully featured 0.7L dust capacity, 12W vacuum. It has a removable filter, a washable filter and a brush tool and is cordless. Owners report that it has a good filter, good suction and it's very easy to use.
Value for Money
Multiple reviews mentioned that Black & Decker Dustbuster has brilliant expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 90%, based on 112 reviews.
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