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Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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Frigidaire FAFW3801LW review: specs and price

Frigidaire FAFW3801LW
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW
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Why is Frigidaire FAFW3801LW better than the average?

  • Annual power consumption
    99kWhvs189.58kWh
  • Drum volume
    92.31lvs82.65l

Top specs and features

General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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.height

914.4mm

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Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

4.thickness

755.6mm

Best

Hoover OPH 716DF

60mm

5.annual power consumption

99kWh

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

Best

Kenmore 41573

87kWh

6.water consumption annual

15963.08l

Machines which use less water are good for the environment and can save you money in utility bills.

Best

Hotpoint WMFG 8337G

1091l

Design

1.Is stackable
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

Stackable machines are ideal if you have limited space as you could stack a tumble dryer on top of a washing machine.

2.front loading machine
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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.

3.has an interior light
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

An interior light helps you to see inside the machine.

4.has a dot matrix display
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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

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

6.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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

Washing

1.maximum spin speed

1100rpm

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.number of cycle programs

4

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.drum volume

92.31l

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

4.has delay start option
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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 an eco cold wash option
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

With an eco wash option, you can help the environment while saving on water heating costs. With this option, the machine utilizes cold water and a fast spin for effective cleaning.

For example

Panasonic NA-127VB4

6.maximum delay start

10hrs

This is the maximum amount of time you can set the machine to begin in the future.

Best

IFB AW7201RB

48hrs

Features

1.has a child lock
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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

2.has an end of cycle signal
Frigidaire FAFW3801LW

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

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