90points

Beko WMB 81441

31points

IFB Elite SX

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Beko WMB 81441 vs IFB Elite SX

Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

Why is Beko WMB 81441 better than IFB Elite SX?

  • Has top energy efficiency rating
  • Has a load sensor
  • Has a hot water connection
  • 66mm thinner
    540mmvs606mm
  • 35mm shorter
    840mmvs875mm
  • Has a pause option
  • Has a direct drive motor
  • Has a child lock

Why is IFB Elite SX better than Beko WMB 81441?

  • 4 more cycle programs
    20vs16
  • 2mm narrower
    598mmvs600mm
  • 15° wider door opening angle
    180°vs165°
  • Has an end of cycle signal

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General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

The appliance is either Energy Star Certified, or has an EU energy efficiency rating of A++ or A+++. This means it consumes around 20-30% less energy than is required by the minimum local standards for energy efficiency.

2.has a hot water connection
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

A hot water connection means that you can provide the machine with hot water from your main hot water supply. This can be faster than an internal heater and can save money if you have a cheap and efficient water heater.

3.thickness

540mm

606mm

Best

Hoover OPH 716DF

60mm

4.height

840mm

875mm

Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

5.has a direct drive motor
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

A direct drive motor has no belt and pulley. This means it wastes less power in friction, are less prone to breakdowns and have longer lifetimes in general. They are able to operate more quietly and with less vibration.

6.has aqua stop
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

Aqua stop machines have a special mechanical system which cuts off the water flow into the tub if a fault occurs with the inlet pipe.

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Design

1.front loading machine
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

Front loading machines are good as you can use the space above and sometimes stack a dryer on top. In general front loading machines use less energy, using less water by only partly filling the drum and obtaining higher spin speeds which clean without requiring as much heat.

2.has an interior light
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

An interior light helps you to see inside the machine.

For example

Siemens WM16S890EU

3.Has a transparent door
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

With a transparent door you can look inside the machine and see what laundry is inside.

4.has a dot matrix display
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

Dot matrix displays can show important text or graphics using a matrix of lights or mechanical indicators like the display on a calculator.

5.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

You can adjust the height of the machine which means that if the floor is uneven you can level it out.

6.door diameter

34cm

32cm

With a larger door it is easier to load or unload the machine especially with something big like a duvet or a winter coat.

Best

LG F1255FD

43cm

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Washing

1.Has a load sensor
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

Machines with a load sensor can weigh the load and adjust settings accordingly. This means you don't have to feel as guilty about doing a smaller load as the machine will use less water.

2.number of cycle programs

16

20

With a wider range of programs to choose from you can be more specific and choose the best, most economic program for your needs.

Best

Gorenje W9865E

31

3.laundry capacity

8kg

7kg

More weight capacity helps if you want to wash something heavy like curtains. A traditional household machine can hold around 6kg, so with a machine much bigger you may waste energy using it when only half full.

Best

Samsung WF405ATPASU

17kg

4.has a pause option
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

This means you can stop the machine if you want to add something you forgot, or get something out that you need urgently.

5.has delay start option
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

With a delay start option you can schedule the machine to begin at a later time. You can also set the machine to wash at night if your electricity is cheaper outside of peak times.

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Features

1.has a child lock
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

2.has an end of cycle signal
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

The machine will let you know when it is finished with an alarm or even by playing a tune.

3.has self cleaning detergent drawer
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

The detergent drawer is washed automatically to prevent a build up of old detergent.

For example

Bosch WAQ28468EE

4.has a smartphone diagnostic system
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

Any faults with your machine can be detected and diagnosed at an early stage with a smartphone. The machine will send a signal indicating what is wrong and how to fix it, without you having to call for help.

For example

Samsung WF405ATPASU

5.has a wifi diagnostic system
Beko WMB 81441
IFB Elite SX

The machine is linked up to a monitoring centre using wifi. If the machine has any faults the centre will respond by contacting you and helping you to fix the problem.

For example

Samsung WF12F9E6P4W

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