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    Miele Compact C2 Topaz Vacuum Cleaner

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    Compact C2 Topaz
    This 17-pound canister from Miele is bag-equipped and has suction control, a brush on/off switch, and a 21-foot, retractable cord.
    Description
    This 17-pound canister from Miele is bag-equipped and has suction control, a brush on/off switch, and a 21-foot, retractable cord.

    Ratings Scorecard

    Test Results

    Carpet

    Carpet

    Indicates how much embedded talc and sand a vacuum lifted from a medium-pile carpet.

     /  5
    Bare floors

    Bare floors

    Shows how well a vacuum picked up sand without dispersing it on bare floors.

     /  5
    Tool airflow

    Tool airflow

    Indicates the strength of airflow through the hose.

     /  5
    Hose suction

    Hose suction

    Indicates the strength of airflow through the hose.

     /  5
    Emissions

    Emissions

    A measurement of the quantity of wood-flour particles that a vacuum released under two conditions: first, when only the motor was turned on, and second, while vacuuming.

     /  5
    Clean emissions

    Clean emissions

    Our measurement of the quantity of wood-flour particles a vacuum released under two conditions: first, when only the motor was turned on, and second, while vacuuming.

     /  5
    Handling

    Handling

    Reflects how easy it is to push, pull, and carry a vacuum.

     /  5
    Pet hair

    Pet hair

    Reflects how well a vacuum picks up pet hair from medium-pile carpet.

     /  5
    Noise

    Noise

    Based on measurements in decibels.

     /  5

    About

    The Miele Compact C2 Topaz is part of the Vacuum Cleaners test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Canister Vacuums models like the Compact C2 Topaz are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

    Carpet Indicates how much embedded talc and sand a vacuum lifted from a medium-pile carpet.

    Bare floors Shows how well a vacuum picked up sand without dispersing it on bare floors.

    Tool airflow Indicates the strength of airflow through the hose.

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