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Should You Buy a Philips Vacuum Cleaner?

Matthew
Updated 04 June 2020
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should you buy a Philips vacuum cleaner?

Philips is well known for its TVs, irons, PC monitors and fryers.

If you are wondering how Philips vacuum cleaners compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 3,500 vacuum cleaners by objectively and impartially analysing over 52,000 user and expert reviews and 160+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.

Philips are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular vacuum cleaners and start at $94 for the FC6142 which has a maximum input power of §W, is a Dry&Wet vacuum cleaner and a handheld vacuum cleaner and go up to $974 for the SpeedPro Max Aqua which has a maximum input power of §W, is a dry vacuum cleaner and an upright vacuum cleaner. The average price of a new Philips vacuum cleaner is $482.

Philips are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular vacuum cleaners.

Is Philips the Best Vacuum Cleaner Brand?

So are Philips 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.

Philips is ranked the No. 13 best vacuum cleaner brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Philips is the 13th best vacuum cleaner brand out there.

#1
United Kingdom
95%
95%
7,159 reviews
#2
Germany
92%
92%
3,739 reviews
#3
91%
91%
4,702 reviews
#4
86%
86%
5,310 reviews
#5
United States
85%
85%
7,331 reviews
#6
85%
85%
1,593 reviews
#7
84%
84%
420 reviews
#8
United States
84%
84%
1,186 reviews
#9
United Kingdom
84%
84%
698 reviews
#10
83%
83%
1,567 reviews
#11
Germany
83%
83%
1,353 reviews
#12
Sealey
82%
82%
40 reviews
#13
Netherlands
80%
80%
291 reviews
#14
77%
77%
806 reviews
#15
South Korea
77%
77%
1,076 reviews
#16
Eufy
77%
77%
314 reviews
#17
Germany
75%
75%
248 reviews
#18
Germany
75%
75%
30 reviews
#19
Atrix
75%
75%
1 review
#20
Denmark
75%
75%
41 reviews
#21
Koblenz
74%
74%
0 reviews
#22
VAX
United States
74%
74%
4,634 reviews
#23
iLife
72%
72%
64 reviews
#24
Makita
72%
72%
8 reviews
#25
71%
71%
26 reviews
#26
Neato
70%
70%
115 reviews
#27
Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Co
67%
67%
0 reviews
#28
Beko
Turkey
64%
64%
72 reviews
#29
FEIN
63%
63%
3 reviews
#30
Zelmer
62%
62%
1 review
#31
Gtech
62%
62%
957 reviews
#32
PowerSmith
60%
60%
0 reviews
#33
Rug Doctor
60%
60%
0 reviews
#34
Thorne Electric
60%
60%
0 reviews
#35
Snow Joe
59%
59%
0 reviews
#36
Vacmaster
57%
57%
0 reviews
#37
Sweden
57%
57%
36 reviews
#38
Winkel
57%
57%
0 reviews
#39
Oreck
United States
56%
56%
0 reviews
#40
Solac
55%
55%
0 reviews
#41
Pifco
53%
53%
0 reviews
#42
Viper
53%
53%
1 review
#43
Taurus
53%
53%
0 reviews
#44
Kirby
52%
52%
0 reviews
#45
Medion
52%
52%
4 reviews

Let's look at how Philips vacuum cleaners compare to the other vacuum cleaner brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All vacuum cleaner Brands
Philips Vacuum Cleaners

At an average purchase price of $482, Philips vacuum cleaners tend to be more expensive than most other vacuum cleaner brands. Philips also have better reviews than the typical vacuum cleaner brand, with the average rating of a Philips vacuum cleaner being 62%.

There's a smaller selection of Philips vacuum cleaners available compared to other vacuum cleaner brands, with only 8 Philips vacuum cleaners currently on the market in the US. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Philips vacuum cleaner is $46 (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
$271
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $1,599
Price Distribution of All Vacuum Cleaners
No. Of Vacuum Cleaners
Average Price
$482
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $1,349
Price Distribution of Philips Vacuum Cleaners

What Do the Philips Vacuum Cleaner Reviews Say?

We've added up all the reviews for every Philips vacuum cleaner to work out the average distribution of reviews for Philips and then compared this to the other vacuum cleaner brands.

Philips logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
3
4 stars
9
3 stars
4
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Philips logo

User Reviews

5 stars
107
4 stars
82
3 stars
27
2 stars
4
1 star
15
Philips has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its vacuum cleaners than most other brands.

Over 75% of expert reviews and 80% of user reviews for Philips vacuum cleaners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 86% respectively across all Vacuum Cleaner brands.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to Philips 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.

Average Review Score iRobot Samsung Dyson Ecovacs LG Philips
CNET.com logo
74%
5 reviews
63%
15 reviews
71%
7 reviews
56%
7 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
80%
8 reviews
75%
4 reviews
93%
8 reviews
53%
3 reviews
80%
1 review
68%
5 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
69%
5 reviews
73%
3 reviews
90%
5 reviews
70%
3 reviews
40%
1 review
80%
1 review
Expert Reviews logo
80%
2 reviews
80%
2 reviews
97%
7 reviews
60%
1 review
80%
1 review
Pocket Lint logo
65%
2 reviews
100%
1 review
86%
5 reviews
77%
3 reviews
01net.com logo
69%
4 reviews
60%
3 reviews
82%
1 review
92%
2 reviews
Digitaltrends.com logo
80%
3 reviews
75%
2 reviews
78%
4 reviews
60%
1 review
Techradar logo
80%
3 reviews
85%
2 reviews
78%
3 reviews
M3.idg.se logo
75%
2 reviews
75%
2 reviews
60%
1 review
45%
2 reviews
70%
1 review
PC Mag logo
70%
3 reviews
73%
4 reviews
40%
1 review
Chip.de logo
85%
4 reviews
82%
1 review
81%
1 review
69%
1 review
techgearlab.com logo
64%
2 reviews
77%
1 review
68%
3 reviews
44%
1 review
wired.it logo
76%
3 reviews
75%
1 review
85%
1 review
70%
1 review
reviewed.com logo
91%
1 review
74%
1 review
85%
2 reviews
88%
2 reviews
computertotaal.nl logo
86%
5 reviews
100%
1 review
Good Gear Guide.com.au logo
75%
2 reviews
60%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
techstage.de logo
92%
2 reviews
92%
2 reviews
100%
1 review
tweakers.net logo
80%
2 reviews
100%
2 reviews
40%
1 review
pcworld.com_techhive.com logo
90%
1 review
70%
4 reviews
phonearena.com logo
65%
4 reviews
20%
1 review
Other Expert Sites
76%
64 reviews
65%
72 reviews
79%
43 reviews
80%
36 reviews
56%
30 reviews
78%
7 reviews
Average
77%
119 reviews
76%
118 reviews
81%
90 reviews
72%
65 reviews
62%
50 reviews
74%
16 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Philips Vacuum Cleaners Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 2 industry awards for Philips vacuum cleaners. The table below compares the number of awards received by Philips to other popular vacuum cleaner brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Philips has won 2 awards for its vacuum cleaners.

Compare all award winning vacuum cleaners

Number of Awards iRobot Samsung Dyson Ecovacs LG Philips
Expert Reviews logo
1
1
7
1
Les Numeriques.com logo
3
4
Digitaltrends.com logo
2
2
3
01net.com logo
2
1
1
reviewed.com logo
1
2
1
Trusted Reviews logo
2
1
ixbt.com logo
2
1
gadgetgear.nl logo
3
Pocket Lint logo
1
2
Digital Versus logo
1
1
1
M3.idg.se logo
1
1
Techradar logo
1
1
planet-sansfil.com logo
1
1
vonguru.fr logo
2
androidheadlines.com logo
1
1
agdmaniak.pl logo
1
1
Which? logo
2
toptenreviews.com logo
1
profesionalreview.com logo
1
prohardver.hu logo
1
Other Expert Sites
9
23
4
3
3
Total
24
35
26
13
6
2

How Reliable Are Philips Vacuum Cleaners?

We checked over 52,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Philips vacuum cleaners. 20 of these reviews mention reliability of which 93% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Philips vacuum cleaner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

93% of reviewers think Philips vacuum cleaners are reliable.

So, most people think that Philips vacuum cleaners are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Philips vacuum cleaners that mention reliability:

RELIABLE

well-built with a strong plastic that should last the test of time
amazon.co.uk
The product is very simple in its engineering
Amazon

NOT RELIABLE

I'm not sure how sturdy they would be if dropped down the stairs or trodden on which is bound to happen with a clumsy blunderer like me
amazon.co.uk
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