Class Evaluation (% share overall score)
advantages and disadvantages
Functions / Features
|category||A Total Score||Score / points|
|Operation / handling||45%||Note 1:56|
|Weight (Kg)||5 Kg||62.50|
|Anther volume||5 liters||56.52|
|volume||78 dB (A)||19:23|
|Double Park feature||+||100.00|
|Total points||504.92 (700)|
|Power / EU characteristics||40%||Note 1:40|
|Energy efficiency class||A||100.00|
|Annual electricity consumption||27.8 kWh||81.43|
|Dust Emission Class A to G||A||100.00|
|Carpet Cleaning Class A to G||C||66.67|
|Hard floor cleaning classes A to G||B||83.33|
|Total points||481.43 (600)|
|Equipment / Accessories||5%||Note 1.86|
|Total points||114.29 (200)|
|Amazon data||10%||Note 1.60|
|Total points||70.00 (100)|
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Equipment and accessories
The Philips FC9197 / 91 is a vacuum cleaner of the new generation. Why? Earlier demanded of a vacuum cleaner that he removed all accumulating in a domestic house dust, the best course as effectively and completely as possible. Power consumption, energy efficiency and noise is not played the same role as today.
Since September 1, 2014, is different: from this date are identical throughout the EU territory, the provisions of the Ecodesign Directive. The Philips FC9197 / 91, which is on the market since spring 2014 meets these requirements fully and falls beyond the best ever achievable energy efficiency class A . Special energy savings. Philips FC9197 / 91 shall possess the best possible energy efficiency class (A) Due its HEPA 13 filter is recommended for allergy sufferers this vacuum cleaner. but not only these features distinguish the Philips FC9197 / 91 as a device of the “new generation”, but also its equipment and the supplied accessories:
The TriActiveMax nozzle of Philips cylinder vacuum cleaner roughens the carpet and also targets low-lying dust.
Use the side brushes is additional dust walls and furniture covered.
To underline the easy maneuverability with this device. Because the suction hose with the sonorous name “360Flex suction hose” allows a rotation around a full 360 degrees without the vacuum cleaner itself has to be rotated thereby.
Finally, there remains the practical storage assist to mention: both vertically and horizontally can be the suction pipe in use the holes provided for them, depending on how and where you want to turn off the sucker straight.
Filter and environmental properties
The sound pressure level of the Philips FC9197 / 91 is 78 dB (A) and thus does not differ much from the other vacuum cleaners of our comparison chart . In the other environmental characteristics, however, this vacuum cleaner is in the top group:
Note: HEPA (link is external)is an abbreviation for H igh E fficiency P articulate A irfilter. As the name suggests, is to extract highly effective filter, pollen, toxic dusts, mites and other allergens from the air of the vacuum cleaner.
5 liter dust fit into the filter bag FC9197 / 91st Like most other vacuum cleaner has the FC9197 / 91 of the opening for the dust pipe a small s-bag indicator that lights up when the dust bag is full. This ad is incidentally also necessary because the suction power of this vacuum cleaner with full werdendem anthers not decreases.
To replace the filter bag simply open the dust compartment cover, remove the full dust bag and slide the replacement bag until it rests on the bracket.
Since September 1, 2014, all newly sold vacuum cleaners have with the EU energy label be marked. In the previous section we have already pointed out in the environmental characteristics on the volume and the dust emission class. Here are now once again all the values of the EU energy label:
With regard to energy efficiency and dust emission model. Philips FC9197 / 91
The average annual energy consumption of this bag vacuum cleaner is only 27.8 kilowatt hours.
The Philips PerformerPro FC9197 / 91 is therefore in both energy efficiency and in the dust emission in the best class , His hard floor cleaning with class “B” exemplary.
Criticisms Philips PerformerPro FC9197 / 91
Without Suction of Philips PerformerPro FC9197 / 91 weighs approximately 5 kg and comes with two additional integrated in the device nozzle. He is a powerful and environmentally friendly vacuum cleaner and has a highly effective HEPA13 filter, so that in particular it allergies can recommend.
The user manual of the FC9197 / 91 is in our view of improvement.
Verdict Philips PerformerPro FC9197 / 91
We summarize briefly the essential features of Philips FC9197 / 91 together: