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Philips GC 4870

Philips GC 4870
alaAverage 4.4

295 reviews

Jan, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 295 reviews of Philips GC 4870. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Irons for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 87/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 98 user reviews of Philips GC 4870 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Irons on

91% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips Azur GC4870/02 2600W Steam Iron with Automatic Safety Shut Off Philips Azur GC4870/02 2600W Steam Iron with Automatic Safety Shut Off

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Philips Azur GC4870/02


The Philips Azur GC4870/02 iron features a raft of technically advanced features including Ionic Deepsteam functionality and a SteamGlide PLUS soleplate.

Irons very well ; Amazing steam function ; Easy to manoeuvre ; Easy to use


A slight area for concern for those looking at the Philips Azur GC4870/02 is that it’s quite heavy, so if you’re a delicate little thing you might not be able to work it so well. It is easy to manoeuvre, though, so unless you’re really weak it should...

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I like this iron very much. The results are professional especially with the ionic steam which I thought would be a gimmick but does work. It glides easily. However I would be reluctant to recommend it to anyone with wrist problems as it is heavy...


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This iron is amazing


I hate ironing!! For years I've used an ironing service but recently when I washed my bedroom curtains I thought I'd try ironing them myelf with my old Rowenta iron - what a joke. One pair was too wet, the other too dry and when I'd finished they both...

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great iron


does what it says on the box. Great iron a little pricey but worth money.

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Philips Azur Ionic GC4870/02 Steam Iron


reliable and ease of use, cant fault it at all. highly recommend this product.

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Good quality feel about this product. Feel like I have had to keep it on the highest setting for most garments etc., ( not silk). Steam extractors good. Perhaps a little on the heavy side but I think this is what to expect with a sturdy iron.

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glad i bought it again


bought to replace my old philips azur i gave it to my daughter

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Excellent Iron


I'm almost pleased that my previous iron broke, as this is so much better and speed the ironing up.

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Very good iron


This iron is really good and powerful. It is a bit heavy and u do need to fill it up often with water when ironing. Compared to other irons out there this one is worth the money.

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Very Nice


I bought this to replace a similar older one I already had, the added ionic steam button makes ironing a lot easier, only takes one glide to iron thick denim jeans! brilliant...