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Gorenje WA8440P
Gorenje WA8440P
Top 19%313 points
Top 19%
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Gorenje WA8440P review: 35 facts and highlights

1. has top energy efficiency rating

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.
Gorenje WA8440P
76% have it

2. Has a load sensor

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.
Gorenje WA8440P
35% have it

3. maximum spin speed

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.
1400rpm
Asko W6884ECO: 1800rpm

4. number of cycle programs

With a wider range of programs to choose from you can be more specific and choose the best, most economic program for your needs.
23
Gorenje W9865E: 31

5. has a hot water connection

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.
Gorenje WA8440P
14% have it

6. has a pause option

This means you can stop the machine if you want to add something you forgot, or get something out that you need urgently.
Gorenje WA8440P
33% have it

7. thickness

600mm
Hoover OPH 716DF: 60mm

8. noise level spin

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.
76dB
Haier MS1050A: 45dB

9. noise level wash

With a lower noise level for washing you can worry less about disruption and may be able to do a wash at night or while reading.
60dB
Asko W6984Fi: 41dB

10. height

850mm
Samsung WF70F5E5P4W: 800mm

11. annual power consumption

The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.
166kWh
Kenmore 41573: 87kWh

12. laundry capacity

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.
8kg
Samsung WF405ATPASU: 17kg

13. has a dot matrix display

Dot matrix displays can show important text or graphics using a matrix of lights or mechanical indicators like the display on a calculator.
Gorenje WA8440P
88% have it

14. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Gorenje WA8440P
64% have it

15. front loading machine

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.
Gorenje WA8440P
85% have it

16. has a direct drive motor

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.
Gorenje WA8440P
20% have it

17. Has a transparent door

With a transparent door you can look inside the machine and see what laundry is inside.
Gorenje WA8440P
88% have it

18. has aqua stop

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.
Gorenje WA8440P
20% have it

19. water consumption annual

Machines which use less water are good for the environment and can save you money in utility bills.
11280l
Hotpoint WMFG 8337G: 1091l

20. drum volume

With a bigger drum you can fit in larger items such as duvets, or do a big load at once.
64l
Kenmore 31522: 1330.8l

21. door diameter

With a larger door it is easier to load or unload the machine especially with something big like a duvet or a winter coat.
34cm
LG F1255FD: 43cm

22. door opening angle

With a door that opens wide it is easier to load or unload the machine without the door becoming an obstacle.
180°
Hoover DST10146PG: 180°

23. Has a honeycomb drum

The slightly sculptured surface structure of the honeycomb drum creates a thin film of water or air which gently cushions and protects your laundry.
Gorenje WA8440P
11% have it

24. width

600mm
Whirlpool AWE 8840: 400mm

25. top loading machine

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.
Gorenje WA8440P
15% have it

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