The powerful Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) batteries of the Philips Mini Vac have longer-lasting power versus standard Nickel-Cadmium (NiCd) batteries. Li-Ion batteries are also very lightweight, giving you a more enjoyable cleaning experience.
Lithium-Ion batteries are really green batteries. They do not have toxic elements, which makes them better for the environment. Next to that, they do not discharge when the product is not in use and they guarantee a very low standby-power. Therefore, they are also energy saving.
The FC6146 charges an empty battery in only 8 hours, twice as fast as in ordinary chargers.
The Philips MiniVac’s cyclonic airflow keeps the dirt inside rotating to ensure optimal, high suction power and lasting cleaning performance. Its 2-stage filtration system ensures that, once inside, the dirt cannot escape. The first filter blocks most dirt, while the second filter traps the finer dust particles.
The Philips MiniVac is easy and quick to empty and hygienic to clean. The Philips MiniVac has a nozzle that easily clicks off in just one step, so you can empty the Mini Vac without touching the dirt.
The Philips Mini Vac has a looped handle that ensures optimum grip. You can grab the Mini Vac in any way you like. The soft rubber coating feels gentle and gives the firm grip you need.