53points

Hotpoint WDUD 9640P

88points

LG WD1485AT

Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
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Hotpoint WDUD 9640P vs LG WD1485AT

Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

Why is Hotpoint WDUD 9640P better than LG WD1485AT?

  • Has sensor drying
  • Has a temperature selector
  • 5mm narrower
    595mmvs600mm
  • Has top energy efficiency rating
  • Is a condenser dryer

Why is LG WD1485AT better than Hotpoint WDUD 9640P?

  • Has an end of cycle signal
  • Has a direct drive motor
  • There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
  • Has a load sensor
  • 15mm thinner
    590mmvs605mm
  • Has a smartphone diagnostic system
  • Has a two way tumbler

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General info

1.has a direct drive motor
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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.

2.width

595mm

600mm

Best

Haier JW-G50C

560mm

3.height

850mm

850mm

Best

Candy EVO W 6853D GrandO Evo

800mm

4.has top energy efficiency rating
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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.

5.thickness

605mm

590mm

Best

Candy GO4W464-80 Alisé

440mm

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Design

1.Has a transparent door
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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

2.has a dot matrix display
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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

3.front loading machine
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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.

4.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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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Washing

1.laundry capacity

9kg

8.5kg

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

LG WD1252RW

12kg

2.number of cycle programs

19

16

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

AEG L14950

25

3.has delay start option
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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.

4.Has an eco cold wash option
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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

Hotpoint WDAL 9640G

5.Has a load sensor
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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.

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Drying

1.has sensor drying
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

The machine will analyse how much heat is needed in order to dry each specific load, therefore increasing efficiency and saving energy.

2.has a temperature selector
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

You can select the temperature manually if you want more precision and override the preset programmes.

3.is a condenser dryer
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

Condenser dryers extract the water from the damp air in the dryer and store it in a container. They are good because they can be put anywhere in the home whereas vented dryers should be next to an outside wall.

4.has a two way tumbler
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

A two way tumbler spins in two directions. This is good for efficient drying and for untangling the load.

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Features

1.has an end of cycle signal
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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

2.has a child lock
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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

3.has a smartphone diagnostic system
Hotpoint WDUD 9640P
LG WD1485AT

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.

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