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Vax Air Pet U88-AM-Pe Upright Vacuum [Energy Class A] – Review

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Powerful, ideal for most homes and provides a thorough clean throughout…

The Vax Air Pet U88-AM-Pe Upright Vacuum is ideal for most homes and especially those with pets due its powerful features. You’ll be able to clean pretty much anything and everything you’d expect to in your home without any issues, although it’s mains power but has a lengthy 7.3 meter cable. Of course it’s not cordless but you do get plenty of reach, it’s lightweight and provides consistent cleaning performance for however long you require so there isn’t any batteries to be charged and it means you can take as long as you need to cleaning your home.

Key Features

  • Powerful: Combined with the 800 watt motor Multi-Cyclonic technology helps to lift stubborn dirt and ensuring there is no loss of suction. The motorised brush bar in conjunction with the aforementioned will remove stubborn pet hair in carpet and upholstery e.g sofa.
  • Lightweight: Power doesn’t always mean lots of weight, luckily this model is lightweight and only weighs 4.9kg which makes moving around your home and long cleaning tasks much easier.
  • Freedom: Due to it’s Air Motion technology you can twist and turn around and underneath furniture with ease, a long built in extension hose makes cleaning up high, upholstery e.g. sofa and even your stairs easy.

Vax Air Pet U88-AM-Pe review

  • Plenty of space: It may be smaller than some vacuums but that doesn’t mean you have a small dust container, this particular model features a full sized 2 litre dust container which means you’ll spend less time emptying and more focusing on your important cleaning tasks.
  • Healthy:  It’s important to keep the air in your home healthy and contaminate free especially for those with people who have allergies, this model features a anti-bacterial HEPA media filter which helps to trap nasty dust, bugs and much more whilst you’re cleaning.
  • Turbo!: In addition to the motorised brush head which makes picking up pet hair easier and leaves a much thorough clean VAX have also included a handheld Turbo Tool which simply attaches to the flexible hose to provide that extra needed cleaning power on items like upholstery and stairs.
  • Energy: Even though it’s corded this model scores high on energy consumption, carpet cleaning performance and also hard floor cleaning performance which all adds up to cost savings and thorough cleaning throughout your home.


  • Performance: 8/10
  • Pets: 9/10
  • Price: 8/10
  • Ease of use: 8/10
  • Versatility: 9/10
  • Suitability for most homes: 9/10


This vacuum provides the ability to perform a thorough clean on both carpet and hard floors along with your stairs and even upholstery. If you’ve got pets it can be a pain to clean up their hair on the aforementioned areas and this vacuum cleaner will make your life easier.

Whilst it’s isn’t cordless it’s lightweight, has plenty of power and provides true cleaning versatility which most homes will benefit from, additionally for the performance and features you’ll receive the current price point it’s well worth considering.

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