Kärcher is one of the most popular vacuum cleaner brands as well as being well known for its steam cleaners.
If you are thinking about buying a Kärcher vacuum cleaner then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of vacuum cleaner brands is compiled by analysing over 41,000 user and expert reviews and 90+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 4,600 vacuum cleaners.
Kärcher are recognised for their wide selection of popular and good quality vacuum cleaners. Their vacuum cleaners start at $78 for the WV2 which has a maximum input power of 10W, is a wet vacuum cleaner and a handheld vacuum cleaner and go up to $93 for the WV5 Window Vacuum Cleaner which has a maximum input power of 12W, is a wet vacuum cleaner and a handheld vacuum cleaner. The average price of a new Kärcher vacuum cleaner is $85.
Kärcher are recognised for their wide selection of popular and good quality vacuum cleaners.
Is Kärcher the Best Vacuum Cleaner Brand?
So are Kärcher 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.
Kärcher is ranked the No. 13 best vacuum cleaner brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Kärcher is the 13th best vacuum cleaner brand out there.
Let's look at how Kärcher 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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Kärcher Vacuum Cleaners
Kärcher have better reviews than the typical vacuum cleaner brand, with the average rating of a Kärcher vacuum cleaner being 73%. Kärcher also have a number of great features including Premium Spray Bottle Kit and Removable Battery which sets them apart from the competition.
The average review score for a Kärcher vacuum cleaner is 73%.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Kärcher vacuum cleaner is $37 (based on a person typically using a vacuum cleaner for 2 hours per week), which makes them more efficient than most other vacuum cleaner brands.
There's a smaller selection of Kärcher vacuum cleaners available compared to other vacuum cleaner brands, with only 2 Kärcher vacuum cleaners currently on the market in the US. Kärcher vacuum cleaners also tend to be cheaper than most other vacuum cleaner brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Vacuum Cleaners
Average Price $274
Price Distribution of All Vacuum Cleaners
No. Of Vacuum Cleaners
Average Price $85
Price Distribution of Kärcher Vacuum Cleaners
What Do the Kärcher Vacuum Cleaner Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Kärcher vacuum cleaner to work out the average distribution of reviews for Kärcher and then compared this to the other vacuum cleaner brands.
Kärcher has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its vacuum cleaners than most other brands.
Over 50% of expert reviews and 84% of user reviews for Kärcher vacuum cleaners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 83% and 87% respectively across all Vacuum Cleaner brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Kärcher 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 Kärcher Vacuum Cleaners Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for a Kärcher vacuum cleaner. The table below compares the number of awards received by Kärcher to other popular vacuum cleaner brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 41,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Kärcher vacuum cleaners. over 340 of these reviews mention reliability of which 92% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Kärcher vacuum cleaner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
92% of reviewers think Kärcher vacuum cleaners are reliable.
So, most people think that Kärcher vacuum cleaners are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Kärcher vacuum cleaners that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
also great for heavy duty suction especially if your a dog owner like me
Good Build Quality
final straw was when it started leaking dirty water over floor it had just cleaned
Poor Build Quality
droped mine inthe shower breaking the head so this is to replace the broken one
Features to Look Out For On Kärcher Vacuum Cleaners
A fully featured and classic 0.1L dust capacity, 12W vacuum, with a breathtakingly light 670g weight and a fair price. It has a dust bag full indicator and a noise level of 50dB and is cordless. Our review analysis indicates that this vacuum has a powerful motor, it's very easy to use and quick to charge.
Value for Money
Multiple reviews mentioned that Kärcher WV5 Window Vacuum Cleaner has great user reviews with an average user rating of 87%, based on 105 reviews.