71points

Electrolux EWF1076GDW

50points

Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW

Electrolux EWF1076GDW
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26 facts in comparison

Electrolux EWF1076GDW vs Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW

Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW

Why is Electrolux EWF1076GDW better than Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW?

  • 3 more cycle programs
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    14vs11
  • 115mm shorter
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    850mmvs965mm
  • 290mm thinner
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    522mmvs812mm
  • Has a pause option
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  • Has an end of cycle signal
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  • Has a child lock
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  • 8hrs longer maximum delay start time
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    20hrsvs12hrs
  • 85mm narrower
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    600mmvs685mm

Why is Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW better than Electrolux EWF1076GDW?

  • 200rpm higher maximum spin speed
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    1200rpmvs1000rpm
  • Has a direct drive motor
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Price comparison

General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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 direct drive motor
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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.
3.height

850mm

965mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.thickness

522mm

812mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.width

600mm

685mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Design

1.front loading machine
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
With a transparent door you can look inside the machine and see what laundry is inside.
3.has a dot matrix display
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Dot matrix displays can show important text or graphics using a matrix of lights or mechanical indicators like the display on a calculator.
4.Has a honeycomb drum
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
The slightly sculptured surface structure of the honeycomb drum creates a thin film of water or air which gently cushions and protects your laundry.
5.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
You can adjust the height of the machine which means that if the floor is uneven you can level it out.
6.has a reversible door
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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.

Washing

With a wider range of programs to choose from you can be more specific and choose the best, most economic program for your needs.
2.Has a load sensor
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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.maximum spin speed

1000rpm

1200rpm

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.
4.has delay start option
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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.
5.Has a steam option
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Steam is a quick way to freshen up items that have only been worn for a few hours, or items that smell like food or smoke.
6.has a pause option
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
This means you can stop the machine if you want to add something you forgot, or get something out that you need urgently.

Features

1.has self cleaning detergent drawer
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
The detergent drawer is washed automatically to prevent a build up of old detergent.
2.has a smartphone diagnostic system
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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.
3.has an end of cycle signal
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
The machine will let you know when it is finished with an alarm or even by playing a tune.
4.has a child lock
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
5.has a Wi-Fi diagnostic system
Electrolux EWF1076GDW
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
The machine is linked up to a monitoring center using Wi-Fi. If the machine has any faults the center will respond by contacting you and helping you to fix the problem.

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