67points

Bosch WLO24121

37points

Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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Bosch WLO24121 vs Whirlpool WTW5700AC

Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

Why is Bosch WLO24121 better than Whirlpool WTW5700AC?

  • 242mm shorter
    850mmvs1092mm
  • Front loading machine
  • Has a pause option
  • 236mm thinner
    450mmvs686mm
  • Has a child lock
  • Has aqua stop
  • Has a dot matrix display
  • 98mm narrower
    600mmvs698mm

Why is Whirlpool WTW5700AC better than Bosch WLO24121?

  • Has a load sensor
  • 55.93l more drum volume
    101.93lvs46l
  • Top loading machine

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General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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.height

850mm

1.09m

Best

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800mm

3.thickness

450mm

686mm

Best

Hoover OPH 716DF

60mm

4.has a direct drive motor
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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.

For example

Whirlpool Duet WFW70HEBW

5.has aqua stop
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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.

6.width

600mm

698mm

Best

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400mm

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Design

1.front loading machine
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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 a transparent door
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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

3.has a dot matrix display
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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

4.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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

5.top loading machine
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

Top loading machines are good because you can load and unload without bending down. In general they have less problems with mold accumulating and on average a wash takes less time. In general they are cheaper to buy and are a good space saving option.

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Washing

1.maximum spin speed

1200rpm

800rpm

A faster spin speed means you can get things cleaner with a lower temperature of water. Using a fast spin also extracts water, meaning that the clothes come out nearly dry. Generally, anything over 1000 rpm is very good.

Best

Asko W6884ECO

1800rpm

2.Has a load sensor
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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.

3.number of cycle programs

14

11

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

4.has a pause option
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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

5.drum volume

46l

101.93l

With a bigger drum you can fit in larger items such as duvets, or do a big load at once.

Best

Kenmore 31522

1330.8l

6.has delay start option
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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

2.has self cleaning detergent drawer
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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

For example

Bosch WAQ28468EE

3.has a smartphone diagnostic system
Bosch WLO24121
Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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

4.has a wifi diagnostic system
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Whirlpool WTW5700AC

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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