Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 Review: The Best Vacuum in the Hospitality Industry

What is Windsor Vacuum?

The Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 is one of top vacuum cleaner brand that is highly dependable and recognized in the industry. The Wind Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 is an upright with a reputation of excellent performance, reliability, and easy to maintain.

The vacuum boasts of power of over 1,200 watts. Other notable features of the vacuum include the Sensor and powerful motor that is efficient in pulling dirt and debris in all types of floors including the high-pile carpets.       

The vacuum utilizes a one powerful motor which makes it lightweight, efficient, and easy to handle and move around as you clean. The vacuum is lightweight at only 16 pounds, so the user can use it on different types of floors or facilities. The Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 is the true definition of power, reliability, and value.

Windsor Vacuum Sensor: Features

  • The vacuum utilizes the Hospital-grade S-class filtration system that traps up to 99.6% of dirt and particles with a size of 0.3 microns thus improving the air quality when vacuuming.
  • A large capacity 1,200-watt motor which effectively pulls dirt trapped in the carpets and other types of floors.
  • The vacuum comes with a highly versatile on-board tools together with a flexible extension wand for detailed and easy cleaning.
  • The vacuum automatically shuts down in case of clogging and jamming of the brush roller to protect itself from further damage.
  • The vacuum has a swivel neck which enables for the easy clearance of obstacles.
  • It utilizes the S-Class exhaust filter which captures the carbon brush from motor.
  • It has a manual pile-height adjustment which the user can regulate based on the height of the carpet.
  • The Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 vacuum boasts of more 41% cleaning power compared to the predecessor Sensor S models.
  • The body of the vacuum is made with top-quality durable and High-impact ABS plastic
  • The vacuum comes with an on-board storage for tools and attachments and it has an integrated wand which is perfect for detailing.

Pros & Cons


  • A highly efficient mopping and vacuum features
  • The vacuum has an automatic suction increase when it detects the carpet
  • The Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 app is intuitive and user-friendly
  • The mopping function of the vacuum utilizes electronically controlled water pump
  • Long lasting battery life
  • The vacuum is relatively quiet and it has a highly sensitive anti-collision technology
  • The vacuum has a self-protection feature which shuts off the vacuum automatically to prevent damage of the motor or other components of the vacuum.


  • The vacuum does not have smart mapping navigation system
  • The mopping function does not effectively wipe away stubborn stains. It majorly cleans the floors.
  • The vacuum does not record the data logs for every cleaning activity on the app.



Windsor Sensor S12

Power supply (Ph./V /Hz)     


Cleaning Width         

18 inches

Operating noise level in dB(A)

69 dB(A)

Length of the cord

40 feet

Vacuum Motor          

1-3/5 HP

Filter bag capacity

5.3 L

Brush/Pad Speed        

2700 RPM

Dust Bag

Triple Layer Filtration

Amps (A)       


Airflow (CFM)          


Wheels            (rubberized)

2.5 Inches/ 6.4 cm diameter

Water lift (in) 


Dimensions (L x W x H)

11 x 12 x 46 inches

Operating Weight      

16 lbs.


Durable and High Impact ABS plastic

Filtration system

99.6% at 0.3 microns

 Attachments and Accessories

  • 12-inch replacement double row brush
  • 1 Crevice tool
  • Handle with Cable
  • Handle Complete, repair Kit
  • Dusting brush kit, includes dusting brush and holding clip
  • An Extension hose
  • A Soft Vacuum cover

Who Should Buy Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum

Anyone can buy the Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum. The vacuum has excellent features that make cleaning and moving around across different. The vacuum is suitable for normal home settings with different types of floors including the high-pile carpets.

Additionally, the vacuum cleaner is suitable for use in hospital settings and other delicate facilities. It has been top rated as among the best vacuum especially in the hospitality industry. The vacuum cleaner is relatively and it utilizes the Hospital-Grade microfilter that captures up t0 99.9% of debris and particles with measurements of 0.3 microns.

The strong suction power and the low Profile clearance makes it easy for the user to clean easily under furniture and other hard to reach parts of the house. Also, the powerful suction combined with highly effective filtration system makes it ideal for households with cats and dogs. The vacuum efficiently picks up pet hair. Basically, the vacuum performs excellently on wooden, tiled, vinyl, and on carpeted floors.

Review of Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum

The Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum cleaner is a great definition for value, power, and reliability. It is among the top rated vacuum cleaners that are preferred in the hospitality industry. The features that make this vacuum high performance and stand out from the rest are its excellent performance, a highly efficient filtration system, versatility on different floors, the durability, and high value. The vacuum runs on a powerful 1.6 hp motor which effectively pulls dirt, pet hair and debris trapped deep in the carpets.

The vacuum utilizes the hospital grade, the S-class filtration system which traps up to 99.99% of particles measuring up to 0.3 microns. Also, the vacuum cleaner is light weight with an ergonomic design to enhance the efficiency and the comfortability of the user. The brush roller of the vacuum is equipped with indicator light to alert the user whenever the height of the brush is incorrectly set.

With a 1200-watt motor and a 12 inch cleaning width, the vacuum performs well on all types of floors and medium and high-pile carpets. Additionally, the vacuum is relatively quiet and fit for the hospitality industry. Also, the vacuum is available in a 15-inch cleaning width depending with your cleaning needs.

Comparison Chart: Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum Vs. Dyson Ball Multi Floor 2 Vs. Shark APEX DuoClean


Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum

Dyson Ball Multi Floor 2

Shark APEX DuoClean

Vacuum Weight

18 lbs

15.6 lbs

24.2 pounds

Form factor




Operating Volume

67 dB

69 (dB(A))

73 - 77 dB

Cleaning Width

12 inches

13.4 Inches

12 inches



120 Volts

240 Volts


1200 watts

1400 watts

1350 watts


rubber wheels

Rubber wheels

Rubber wheels


1200 A

11.6 amps

5 A

Brush Speed

2700 rpm



Filter bag capacity

5.3 l


1.5 quart

Power supply (Ph/V/Hz)

1 / 120 / 60

110-120 V


Length of cord    

40 feet

31 inches cord length

30 feet

Dimensions (LxWxH)

11 x 12 x 46 inches

15.59 x 13.39 x 41.93 inches

15.5 x 48.5 x 10.2 inches

Air flow

105 CFM

245 CFM

90 CFM

Attachments and Accessories

·        12-inch replacement double row brush

·        Crevice tool

·        Handle with Cable

·        Handle Complete Repair Kit

·        Dusting brush kit including dusting brush and a holding clip

·        Extension hose

·        Soft Vac cover

·        Stair tool

·        motorized brush

·        combination accessory tool

·        extension wand

·        flexible hose

·        Anti-Allergen Dust Brush

·        Pet Multi-Tool

·        Duster Crevice

·        MultiFlex Under Appliance Wand

·        Accessory Bag

·        Upholstery tool

·        HEPA filter and foam filter


 Frequently Asked Questions: Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum

1.Why do I need to change the filters of the vacuum and how often should I change?

The filters keep the dirt well secured in the bag to prevent it from getting back on the surfaces you have already cleaned. When the filters get clogged, the air cannot pass through the filters which results in the poor performance of the vacuum.  It is recommended that you should change the filters after every 20 bag changes on any Windsor vacuum cleaner. However, some vacuum models such as Axcess will require you to replace the filters after every 10 bags changes.

2.Can I re-use the dirt bags?

No, you should not re-use the bags on the Windsor vacuums. Re-using the bag will easily cause allergens to flock in the air around the house which causes harm to your health.

3.Does the Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 have indicators?

Yes, the Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 has indicators that signals the user when to change the dirt bag or the filter and when the brush requires maintainace or adjustments. The indicators alerts the user on time in case of malfunctioning which helps prevent the motor and other components of the vacuum from damage.

Video ofWindsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum

Click the links below to watch the Windsor Sensor S12 Upright Vacuum in action and its features.


The Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 is among the top-selling vacuum cleaners thanks to excellent performance and highly efficient filters that ensures the quality of the air around the room is safe. It is among the vacuums trusted in the hospitality industry. The Windsor Vacuum Sensor S12 is a combination of versatility, durability, value, performance, and highly efficient filtration system. It has powerful suction power which makes it suitable for cleaning on different types of floors. Additionally, it is lightweight as it utilizes a single motor to significantly reduce the weight of the vacuum.

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