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Philips PowerLife Steam Iron GC2998/86 review

£50.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Steam iron
  • Corded
Reviewed

The cord on the Philips GC2998/86 Powerlife steam is longer than most, so you won't be restricted to setting your board up right next to the wall socket. Its anti-calc feature promises to keep it steaming for longer by preventing limescale, so could this be the ideal iron for you? Read our full review to find out more.

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We have tested 169 steam irons and found that there are 5 Don't Buys and 27 Best Buys.
Range of Steam iron scores
  1. 27%
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  2. 64%
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  3. 87%
    Highest score
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