It looks like you are browsing from
Go to Close
TVs & Displays
Photography & Video
Cooking Appliances
White Goods
Household
Technology
Home Latest Articles Vacuum Cleaners Should You Buy a VAX Vacuum Cleaner?

Should You Buy a VAX Vacuum Cleaner?

Matthew
Updated 28 April 2020
Share on
should you buy a VAX Vacuum Cleaner?

VAX is one of the most popular vacuum cleaner brands as well as being well known for its steam cleaners. The company behind VAX also manufacturers Hoover Vacuum Cleaners.

If you are thinking about buying a VAX 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 42,000 user and expert reviews and 90+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 4,600 vacuum cleaners.

VAX are recognised for their wide selection of popular and good quality vacuum cleaners. Their vacuum cleaners start at $78 for the Energise Vibe C86 which has a maximum input power of 700W, is a dry vacuum cleaner and a cylinder vacuum cleaner and go up to $222 for the ECR2V1P which has a maximum input power of 800W, is a dry vacuum cleaner and an upright vacuum cleaner. The average price of a new VAX vacuum cleaner is $154.

VAX are recognised for their wide selection of popular and good quality vacuum cleaners.

Is VAX the Best Vacuum Cleaner Brand?

So are VAX 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.

VAX is ranked the No. 11 best vacuum cleaner brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that VAX is the 11th best vacuum cleaner brand out there.

#1
United Kingdom
95%
95%
7,584 reviews
#2
90%
90%
5,463 reviews
#3
Germany
90%
90%
3,676 reviews
#4
88%
88%
2,802 reviews
#5
United Kingdom
85%
85%
712 reviews
#6
Sealey
82%
82%
40 reviews
#7
82%
82%
265 reviews
#8
Germany
80%
80%
1,451 reviews
#9
United States
79%
79%
4,091 reviews
#10
77%
77%
1,341 reviews
#11
VAX
United States
76%
76%
5,479 reviews
#12
76%
76%
1,192 reviews
#13
Atrix
75%
75%
1 review
#14
Denmark
74%
74%
38 reviews
#15
Eufy
71%
71%
287 reviews
#16
Germany
71%
71%
675 reviews
#17
Neato
70%
70%
133 reviews
#18
69%
69%
28 reviews
#19
South Korea
68%
68%
88 reviews
#20
Koblenz
68%
68%
0 reviews
#21
Turkey
64%
64%
72 reviews
#22
iLife
64%
64%
37 reviews
#23
FEIN
64%
64%
3 reviews
#24
Germany
63%
63%
11 reviews
#25
63%
63%
1 review
#26
Sweden
63%
63%
21 reviews
#27
Gtech
63%
63%
959 reviews
#28
Rug Doctor
61%
61%
0 reviews
#29
PowerSmith
60%
60%
0 reviews
#30
Ecovacs
60%
60%
21 reviews
#31
Snow Joe
59%
59%
0 reviews
#32
Pifco
58%
58%
0 reviews
#33
Vacmaster
57%
57%
0 reviews
#34
Winkel
57%
57%
0 reviews
#35
Oreck
United States
57%
57%
0 reviews
#36
Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Co
54%
54%
0 reviews
#37
Thorne Electric
54%
54%
0 reviews
#38
Viper
53%
53%
1 review
#39
Kirby
53%
53%
0 reviews

Let's look at how VAX 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
VAX Vacuum Cleaners

At an average purchase price of $154, VAX vacuum cleaners tend to be cheaper than most other vacuum cleaner brands. VAX also have better reviews than the typical vacuum cleaner brand, with the average rating of a VAX vacuum cleaner being 77%.

The average review score for a VAX vacuum cleaner is 77%.

VAX have a number of great features including Pet Hair Tool which sets them apart from the competition.

There's a smaller selection of VAX vacuum cleaners available compared to other vacuum cleaner brands, with only 4 VAX vacuum cleaners currently on the market in the US. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of VAX vacuum cleaner is $34 (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
$267
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $2,499
Price Distribution of All Vacuum Cleaners
No. Of Vacuum Cleaners
Average Price
$154
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $1,399
Price Distribution of VAX Vacuum Cleaners

What Do the VAX Vacuum Cleaner Reviews Say?

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

VAX logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
1
4 stars
3
3 stars
2
2 stars
0
1 star
0
VAX logo

User Reviews

5 stars
3,202
4 stars
1,264
3 stars
341
2 stars
227
1 star
437
VAX has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its vacuum cleaners than most other brands.

Over 67% of expert reviews and 82% of user reviews for VAX vacuum cleaners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 83% and 87% respectively across all Vacuum Cleaner brands.

Purchasers of VAX vacuum cleaners frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, easy to move around and easy to empty.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to VAX 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 Dyson Miele Samsung Neato VAX
Trusted Reviews logo
68%
3 reviews
92%
6 reviews
78%
10 reviews
80%
1 review
80%
1 review
Les Numeriques.com logo
73%
3 reviews
97%
7 reviews
80%
2 reviews
80%
2 reviews
80%
2 reviews
60%
1 review
Expert Reviews logo
80%
2 reviews
100%
3 reviews
68%
5 reviews
90%
2 reviews
100%
1 review
60%
1 review
CNET.com logo
65%
2 reviews
70%
4 reviews
64%
7 reviews
techgearlab.com logo
60%
2 reviews
67%
2 reviews
68%
2 reviews
57%
1 review
01net.com logo
78%
2 reviews
60%
1 review
40%
1 review
59%
2 reviews
Pocket Lint logo
65%
2 reviews
80%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
Chip.de logo
86%
2 reviews
80%
2 reviews
86%
1 review
stuff.tv logo
80%
1 review
100%
1 review
60%
1 review
60%
1 review
Techradar logo
90%
1 review
90%
1 review
80%
1 review
80%
1 review
Good Gear Guide.com.au logo
85%
2 reviews
75%
1 review
40%
1 review
asia.cnet.com logo
60%
4 reviews
T3.com logo
60%
1 review
93%
3 reviews
toptenreviews.com logo
95%
1 review
88%
1 review
72%
1 review
computertotaal.nl logo
100%
2 reviews
100%
1 review
planet-sansfil.com logo
78%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
videotesty.pl logo
90%
3 reviews
Which? logo
100%
2 reviews
100%
1 review
muycomputer.com logo
70%
1 review
80%
1 review
stuff.tv/my/ logo
80%
1 review
60%
1 review
Other Expert Sites
77%
30 reviews
78%
16 reviews
67%
9 reviews
57%
9 reviews
86%
2 reviews
88%
2 reviews
Average
77%
60 reviews
88%
48 reviews
72%
36 reviews
68%
25 reviews
79%
20 reviews
74%
6 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have VAX Vacuum Cleaners Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for VAX 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.

Compare all award winning vacuum cleaners

Number of Awards iRobot Dyson Miele Samsung Neato VAX
Expert Reviews logo
1
3
1
1
1
Trusted Reviews logo
2
3
2
Les Numeriques.com logo
1
4
1
Which? logo
2
1
planet-sansfil.com logo
1
1
Digital Versus logo
2
Techradar logo
1
1
01net.com logo
1
twojepc.pl logo
1
Tweak.dk logo
1
toptenreviews.com logo
1
techzine.nl logo
1
techarp.com logo
1
ocworkbench.com logo
1
reviewed.com logo
1
agdlab.pl logo
1
newgadgets.de logo
1
M3.idg.se logo
1
Good Gear Guide.com.au logo
1
gadgetgear.nl logo
1
Other Expert Sites
1
1
1
Total
13
17
8
4
3

How Reliable Are VAX Vacuum Cleaners?

We checked over 42,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of VAX vacuum cleaners. over 340 of these reviews mention reliability of which 74% were positive. Therefore the majority of VAX vacuum cleaner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

74% of reviewers think VAX vacuum cleaners are reliable.

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

RELIABLE

Excellent Build Quality
johnlewis.com
It looks well put together
Amazon
Good Build Quality
Argos.co.uk
robust enough to withstand a few knocks
amazon.co.uk

NOT RELIABLE

Very plasticky feel overall
ao.com
hopelessly fragile
Amazon
buttons aren't sturdy
Argos.co.uk
it is broken already
amazon.co.uk
Mediocre Build Quality
johnlewis.com

Features to Look Out For On VAX Vacuum Cleaners

There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of VAX vacuum cleaners that set them apart from the competition. These include Pet Hair Tool.

VAX Pet Hair Tool

VAX vacuum cleaners that have a Pet Hair Tool include the VAX Air Cordless ($149).

What is the Best Budget Choice VAX Vacuum Cleaner?

VAX Air Cordless

$148.89
eBay
VAX Air Cordless
Buy Now
VAX Air Cordless
1,400W
4.6kg
HEAVY
0.04L
DUST CAPACITY
78dB
NOISE LEVEL
RINSAB-
LE
FILTER-
24 Min
RUN TIME
A

At only $148.89 and with a Kagoo Score of 80 the VAX Air Cordless makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
Lighter than average (4.6kg)
Cordless
Hard floor cleaning performance class rating of A
Carpet cleaning performance class rating of C
Washable filter

A classic and fully featured .035L dust capacity, 4.6kg heavy vacuum cleaner, with a good price. It has a washable filter, a dust bag full indicator and a brush tool and is cordless. Our review analysis indicates that this vacuum cleaner has good suction, it's very easy to use and easy to move around.

91
Reviews
202 Reviews
82
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Our review analysis indicates that VAX Air Cordless has good user reviews with an average user rating of 79%, based on 202 reviews.

Vax Air Cordless Lift Customer Review
Vax Air Cordless Lift Customer Review
Vax Air Cordless Lift Unboxing and Demo
Vax Air Cordless Lift Unboxing and Demo
Vax Air Cordless HANDHELD Review
Vax Air Cordless HANDHELD Review
Vax air cordless test
Vax air cordless test
Unboxing the Vax Air Cordless Lift Vacuum Cleaner
Unboxing the Vax Air Cordless Lift Vacuum Cleaner
VAX Air Cordless im Saugtest
VAX Air Cordless im Saugtest
Vax Air Cordless Solo Mini Review
Vax Air Cordless Solo Mini Review
Vax cordless air vacuum review
Vax cordless air vacuum review

The cheapest price that we could find for the Air Cordless in the US is $148.89 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
$148.89
Standard delivery: $49.27
Go to Store
1 Price from 1 Store | $148.89
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices
Share on
Compare All VAX Vacuum Cleaners
Find the best VAX vacuum cleaner for you by checking our complete list of over 162 vacuum cleaners

Signup For Our Free Vacuum Cleaner Deals Newsletter

1,000s of Deals Coupons Price Drops Free No Spam
Sign Up
Save Password

Select Deal Types That You Are Interested In

Finish

Today's Best Vacuum Cleaner Sales

$144 Price Drop
700W
4.8kg
HEAVY
4.5L
DUST CAPACITY
76dB
NOISE LEVEL
$110 Price Drop
600W
8kg
HEAVY
2.18L
DUST CAPACITY
80dB
NOISE LEVEL
$145 Price Drop
3.5kg
HEAVY
0.6L
DUST CAPACITY
60 Min
RUN TIME
$100 Price Drop
loading image
$500
$399.99
25.2W
2.6kg
HEAVY
0.76L
DUST CAPACITY
87dB
NOISE LEVEL

×