Updated 5 Apr 2018

Nilfisk

Meteor

Bottom line: This turbo-head canister vacuum cleaner is an OK performer and it's very easy to use. But it's just OK for quick cleaning.

Meteor
Consumer score
65
Avg price

$349

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Test results

Overall score
OK
65
Carpet quick clean
Just OK
54%
Carpet full clean
OK
61%
Pet-hair removal
OK
60%
Ease of use
Very good
83%

Good points

  • OK at carpet cleaning.
  • OK at cleaning corners and edges.
  • OK at removing pet hair.
  • Very easy to use.
  • Has HEPA filter.

But

  • Just OK for quick carpet cleaning.

How we test: corded models

Overall score includes:

Carpet quick cleaning: 37%
Carpet full cleaning: 18%
Pet-hair removal: 15%
Ease of use: 30%

Carpet cleaning and pet-hair removal are tested using the power or turbo head (where supplied).

Price is from a February 2019 survey.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$349
Type
Canister
Head type
Turbo-head
Reliability
89%
Satisfaction
64%

Specifications

Noise (dBA)
73
Edge distance at side/front (mm)
10-20 / 10-20
Reach (m)
8.7
Weight (kg)
7.3
Bagless
Yes
Bag/bin volume (L)
2.4
Power measured (W)
1580

Features

HEPA filter
Yes
Variable power
Yes
Wand suction control
Yes
Carpet height control
No
Carpet & hard-floor head
Yes
Power head
No
Turbo head
Yes
Hard floor tool
Yes
Crevice tool
Yes
Upholstery tool
Yes
Dusting brush
Yes

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