We use cookies to allow us and selected partners to improve your experience and our advertising. By continuing to browse you consent to our use of cookies. You can understand more and change your cookies preferences here.

Russell Hobbs Athena RHUV50AS01 review

£69.00 Typical price

Test score %

Key features
  • Upright
  • Bagless
  • Medium capacity
Reviewed

If you’re on a budget and looking for a bagless upright vacuum cleaner, you won’t find many that cost less than the Russell Hobbs Athena RHUV50AS01. This lightweight vacuum cleaner has a flexible hose and comes with a combination crevice tool and dusting brush to tackle small or awkward spaces, but is it easy to use all around your home? Read our full review to find out.

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What’s it great at?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
Try Which? for £1
You can cancel at any time

Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

Find out how we test vacuum cleaners
Try Which? for £1
You can cancel at any time

Put us to the test

Our Test Labs compare features and prices on a range of products. Try Which? to unlock our reviews. You'll instantly be able to compare our test scores, so you can make sure you don't get stuck with a Don't Buy.

Make smarter choices

We have tested 95 vacuum cleaners and found that there are 12 Don't Buys and 12 Best Buys.
Range of Vacuum cleaner scores
  1. 20%
    Lowest score
  2. 62%
    Average score
  3. 80%
    Highest score
We'll show you where this model sits on the scale so that you can see how it compares to vacuum cleaners we've tested
Try Which? for £1
You can cancel at any time

Put us to the test

Our Test Labs compare features and prices on a range of products. Try Which? to unlock our reviews. You'll instantly be able to compare our test scores, so you can make sure you don't get stuck with a Don't Buy.

    CompareRemove all products