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Bosch Athlet BCH61840GB Cordless Vacuum Cleaner with up to 40 Minutes Run Time

save £16 was £169 *
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Product Specification

Key Information

Dimensions (H)116.0 x (W)28.5 x (D)18.5
Bagged / Bagless Bagless
Bagless Yes
Cord Length N/A m
Crevice Tool No
Dust Capacity 0.9 Litres
Dusting Brush No
Floor Type Carpet / Hard Floor
Full Charge Time 6 Hours
Manufacturer Warranty
AO Aftercare available More info
2 Year
Maximum Run Time 40 Minutes
Power (Volts) 18 Volts
Upholstery Tool No
Variable Speeds Yes
Weight 3.78 Kg


Family Athlet
Rechargable Yes

Features We Love

EasyClean System Yes
Lithium-Ion Technology Yes
LongLife Motor Yes
SensorBagless Yes
SensorControl Yes
Solid Freestanding Function Yes

Product Detail

Athlet family Yes
Brand Bosch
Category Cordless Vacuum Cleaners
Colour Black
Dimensions (H)116.0 x (W)28.5 x (D)18.5

Reasons To Buy

Cordless Yes
Lightweight Yes

What Does It Come With

HighPower AllFloor Brush Yes
Turbo Tool No

Bosch Athlet BCH61840GB Cordless Vacuum Cleaner with up to 40 Minutes Run Time

was £169 * save £16
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Key Features

  • Up to 40 minutes run time from a single charge
  • Powerful brush effectively cleans carpets & hard floors
  • Dust bin is easy to remove and clean
  • High-performance motor is reliable and long lasting
  • Powerful rechargeable battery for extra-long run time

Product Overview

Ultimate performance, no cable! The BCH61840GB cordless compact vacuum from Bosch promises the same cleaning performance as a conventional cleaner. It powers through dust and dirt to give thorough cleaning results thanks to the efficient bagless technology and HighPower AllFloor brush to cover hard floors right through to fluffy carpets. The battery takes just 6 hours to charge and you get an extra long run time of up to 40 minutes. It’s been designed for the ultimate comfort, weighing just 3kg with a soft grip handle. You get a generous 0.9 litre dust capacity which is really easy to empty when you need to.

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Customer Reviews

4.7 / 5 20 Reviews
90% would recommend to a friend
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Great Suction

I have been incredibly impressed with the suction ability of this little, lightweight vacuum cleaner. It picks up more than I ever expected. The maneuverability of the cleaner is brilliant, it lays almost completely flat to allow you to clean under tables and chairs and has a great pivot on the head to help get around corners. Having no cable is fab when you want to hoover the stairs and multiple rooms, it makes cleaning much quicker without having to unplug the cable in each room. The container looks small but holds a surprising amount. I have been a little dissappointed with the battery life, it says up to 40 hours but when used on the turbo setting you are lucky to get 2 hours, this is fine as it allows you to clean the whole house, but if you forget to put it back on charge it is very frustrating when the cleaner suddenly stops mid clean and you are left with it needing to charge for a few hours. I think for the money I had expected at least one attachment to allow for cleaning around the corners of the stairs, skirting board and even in the edges of the sofa so it was disappointing to find that there are no attachments at all. The side suction from the head is good enough to clean the edges but doesn't quite get into the corners on the stairs. The roller in the head is easy to clean and is removed at the click of a button, this is great if you have long haired pets as it stops your cleaner getting clogged and loosing suction. It is very quite and all in all I have been very impressed with it, however, I do really miss an attachment so I think it would be wise to spend a little more and upgrade to the next model.

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Sleek design and easy to use

Overall it's really fab... It moves around very easily and as its chordless there isn't the headache of having to drag a chord around with you. Only negative is that the battery doesn't seem to last very long. I live in a spacious 1 bedroom flat and I just manage to hoover it all on turbo mode, before the battery runs out.

Light and easy on all floors

I'm not a purist and don't worry about a little fluff but that said, I find this light and easy to use with the result that it gets used more than I would ever dream of using a traditional vacume clearner. I hate housework at the best of times, and vacumming even comes after ironing for me so I am delighted with this product. It's great for hard floors and carpet, the only trial I haven't been able to give has been on cat hairs, shortly to be rectified I hope.

My review of the Bosch Wireless Vacuum

Fantastic new piece of kit. It's incredibly light and fantastic to whip out for quick and easy cleaning. No need to drag a heavy corded vacuum cleaner around the house anymore and was surprised at how much it managed to collect. One week into using and it's already packed with hair and string, the only downside was that I had to cut them out to clean it out. The instruction manual wasn't the easiest to follow, but when I decided to use my common sense it was really simple and probably didn't really need a manual in the first place! I think they could have done with explaining the amount of time to charge the device before first use, as I couldn't find it anywhere in the manual - I needed to look online. In all, it was great and would definitely recommend to others!

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Solid performer

Good quality feel and performance. At its first setting, which would do for normal usage, it is quite quiet and light on power consumption. For the initial / occasional deep clean the third setting is considerably more noisy, eats great chunks out of the battery charge but provides a very effective clean. Overall we are pleased with the purchase but cordless does come at a price and this when coupled with the absence of tools accounts for its loss of a star in our rating. We went in to this buy with our eyes open,having a second vac in the house with tools, but prospective purchasers need to understand that this really can not be the only vac in the house.

Not sure how I managed without one before!

Powerful Lightweight Easy to manoeuvre Looks great!

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