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Fellowes Powershred PS-12Cs Cross Cut Shredder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 reviews of Fellowes Powershred PS-12Cs Cross Cut Shredder. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Remote Controls for all reviews. Comments about the size and durability are on the whole positive. The usability and design also get good comments, whereas many are less positive about the reliability and price.

design, usability, durability, size

price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Remote Controls the Fellowes Powershred PS-12Cs Cross Cut Shredder is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 17 reviews)

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Shredder Review


This is the perfect shredder for a small company or home office.

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Looks good--and it works


So far I'm very happy with this product. It has a nice appearance and was ready to go right out of the box. i like the easily removable container for the shredded paper, and the way it shreds paper.

Features, Easy to Use, Design

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Stopped Working After 1 Week


The shredder did great for about four days and then constantly overheated and shut itself off. Finally, after about 7 days, it just wouldn't function. It jammed trying to shred one piece of paper. Very disappointed. Even before it died though, it was...


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Very Noisy


The shredder works great. Multiple pages, safety features, easy disposal/clean up.

easy cleanup, shreds well

very noisy

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Need more to do? What to have to clean up a mess?


My spouse encouraged me to replace my paper shredder... 'Would deserve a new one for your office.'

messy inside container, messy when you dispose ofshredded pieces, a waste of $99

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On the first pass of the first paper, I realized we had been had. QUIET, THIS MACHINE IS NOT. We work in a small office and it is important to keep the noise level down and tolerable. This shredder sounds like an F-14 Hornet on take off. I will be...

not quiet

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Handles well, not too loud.


My last shredder was a much thicker plastic and looked more professional. Kind of disappointed in it for the money.

Easy To Setup,Easy to Use,Efficient,Reliable

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Great product


I like this shredder. It's the best of the several that I have owned. Very solid and it even looks good. No problems at all and it was delivered very quickly.

Adequate Bin Capacity,Doesn\'t Jam,Easy To Empty,Easy to Use,Good Power Output,Large Sheet Capacity,Shreds Quickly

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Dead after3 months


I didn't have High hopes but I certainly didn't expect this machine to grind to a halt after 3 months. Sounds like my cordless dewalt drill with a dying battery. With that being said, the shredder never had a hard day shredding more than 7 sheets at a...

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Worst Shredder


Impossible to empty without making a huge mess. Loud. Leaves chunks of unshredded paper in waste basket.

Loud, messy, inefficient