66points

Bosch WAS2442XEE

72points

Electrolux EWF1476GDW

Bosch WAS2442XEE
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Bosch WAS2442XEE vs Electrolux EWF1476GDW

Bosch WAS2442XEE
Electrolux EWF1476GDW
66
points
Bosch WAS2442XEE
72
points
Electrolux EWF1476GDW

Why is Bosch WAS2442XEE better than Electrolux EWF1476GDW?

  • 4dB lower noise level for spin
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    71dBvs75dB
  • 1kg bigger weight capacity
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    8kgvs7kg
  • 8mm shorter
    842mmvs850mm
  • 7dB lower noise level for wash
    ?

    49dBvs56dB
  • 4hrs longer maximum delay start time
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    24hrsvs20hrs

Why is Electrolux EWF1476GDW better than Bosch WAS2442XEE?

  • 200rpm higher maximum spin speed
    ?

    1400rpmvs1200rpm
  • Has a load sensor
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  • 22kWh lower power consumption per year
    ?

    167kWhvs189kWh
  • 68mm thinner
    522mmvs590mm
  • 2101l lower annual water consumption
    ?

    8399lvs10500l
  • 3% lower residual moisture after max spin
    ?

    52%vs55%
  • 1m quicker quickest cycle
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    14mvs15m
  • Has a steam option
    ?

Price comparison

General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
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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.

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
2.has a hot water connection
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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.

For example

Whirlpool WFW862CHC

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3.annual power consumption
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The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.

Best

Kenmore 41573

87kWh

189kWh

167kWh

4.has aqua stop
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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.

For example

AEG L8FE74485

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5.height
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Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

842mm

850mm

6.thickness
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Best

GE GTWS8655DMC

73.66mm

590mm

522mm

Design

1.front loading machine
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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.

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
2.has cupboard integration capability
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The device is designed a specific way so that it can be built into a cupboard.

For example

LG WT7700HWA

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

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
4.Has a transparent door
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With a transparent door you can look inside the machine and see what laundry is inside.

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
5.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
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You can adjust the height of the machine which means that if the floor is uneven you can level it out.

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
6.has a reversible door
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A reversible door is useful if the machine is in a corner, so you can make it open more conveniently. It also means the door is easy to remove and can be replaced if needed.

For example

Whirlpool WFW862CHC

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Washing

1.number of cycle programs
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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

Whirlpool WFW862CHC

37

14

14

2.maximum spin speed
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A faster spin speed means you can get things cleaner with a lower temperature of the water. Using a fast spin also extracts water, meaning that the clothes come out nearly dry. Generally, anything over 1,000 rpm is very good.

Best

Asko W6884ECO

1800rpm

1200rpm

1400rpm

3.noise level spin
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During a spin, machines can get quite noisy. With less noise the machine is not as distracting and you won't be restricted to using it at certain times.

Best

Haier MS1050A

45dB

71dB

75dB

4.Has a load sensor
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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.

Bosch WAS2442XEE
Electrolux EWF1476GDW
5.has a pause option
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This means you can stop the machine if you want to add something you forgot, or get something out that you need urgently.

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
6.laundry capacity
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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

8kg

7kg

Features

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

Bosch WAS2442XEE
Electrolux EWF1476GDW
2.has self cleaning detergent drawer
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The detergent drawer is washed automatically to prevent a build up of old detergent.

For example

Haier HW80-BP14636

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
3.has a WiFi diagnostic system
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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

LG WM1388HW

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
4.has an end of cycle signal
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The machine will let you know when it is finished with an alarm or even by playing a tune.

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW
5.has a smartphone diagnostic system
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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

LG WT7700HWA

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Electrolux EWF1476GDW

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