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Philips Azure GC 4850 Stream iron.........almost perfect!

Advantages: Easy to handle, very effective steaming, cuts down time and effort when ironing.
Disadvantages: Water tank needs replenishing frequently. Control selector ring loose - easy to knock off setting

...have always been a faithful Tefal iron user, but when the steam feature packed up on my last Tefal iron I wondered if there were better irons around. I was given a recent Which? magazine which had tested irons. The Philips Azure GC4850 got a good rev ...

wildflowers47 11.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Philips GC 4850 AZUR

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Philips GC4860 Iron.....

Advantages: Easy to use, well designed, good functions, good temperature variances
Disadvantages: None from me

The irons that I have always brought in the past and believe me there have been a few have always been at the cheap end of the market, when I have had to go out and purchase a replacement model I have always been and got it from somewhere that I know will ...

MEL0611 26.11.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Philips GC 4860/02 AZUR

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Not good!

Advantages: Very efficient when new, I was very impressed for the first few months.
Disadvantages: Poor quality product, not durable, and dreadful customer service from Philips staff

I have owned this steam generator for 18 months and have just put it out with the rubbish this week. Brilliant when new - better than any other iron I have owned. However, I would expect it to last for longer than 18 months, particularly as it wasn' ...

Kingy123 09.10.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Philips GC 8220

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Expensive iron, not very clever!

Advantages: Steam
Disadvantages: Size, performance and features

My experience of this type of steam machine is mostly negative. This iron has several disadvantages: firstly it is big and bulky, think about where you will store it and if you have to move it to do your ironing. I have not found an advantage for ha ...

zebrazigzag 11.10.2007 · Read full review
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fabulous

Advantages: great
Disadvantages: bit heavy - but that is what you are buying

I have to disagree with the person who was very negative about this 'iron', I can only say you simply do not iron! I have been ironing for 30 years and this is by far the best I have ever used and will continue to use, walks all over my previous normal s ...

ricecake 28.04.2008 · Read full review
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