We would like to share our experience after comparing and testing two canister vacuums – Miele Compact C2 Electro+ vs Hoover SH40070. Based on our rating, Compact C2 Electro+ has the overall rating of 8.2 out of 10 versus 6.8 for SH40070. Difference between two canister vacuums is the cleaning system, which is AirClean for the Compact C2 Electro+ and cyclonic for the SH40070. Compact C2 Electro+ is bagged and SH40070 is bagless.
A noticeable difference between two models is the size, which is 42.4 x 24.4 x 23/16.7 x 9.6 x 9.1 (H x W x D) cm/inches for the Compact C2 Electro+ and 27.9 x 38.1 x 55.4/12.2 x 15.5 x 21.8 (H x W x D) cm/inches for the SH40070. The weight of the Compact C2 Electro+ is 8.5/18.7 kg/lbs, and for the SH40070 it is 6/13.2 kg/lbs.