31points

IFB Elite SX

87points

LG F1495BDA

IFB Elite SX
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IFB Elite SX vs LG F1495BDA

IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA
31
points
87
points

Why is IFB Elite SX better than LG F1495BDA?

  • 34mm thinner
    606mmvs640mm
  • 2mm narrower
    598mmvs600mm

Why is LG F1495BDA better than IFB Elite SX?

  • Has a load sensor
  • Has top energy efficiency rating
  • Has a pause option
  • 5kg bigger weight capacity
    12kgvs7kg
  • 25mm shorter
    850mmvs875mm
  • Has aqua stop
  • Has a child lock
  • Has a direct drive motor

Top specs and features

General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

875mm

850mm

Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

3.thickness

606mm

640mm

Best

Hoover OPH 716DF

60mm

4.has a direct drive motor
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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.

5.has aqua stop
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

598mm

600mm

Best

Whirlpool AWE 8840

400mm

Design

1.front loading machine
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

3.has a dot matrix display
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

Washing

1.Has a load sensor
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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.

2.number of cycle programs

20

14

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.laundry capacity

7kg

12kg

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

Samsung WF405ATPASU

17kg

4.has a pause option
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

5.has delay start option
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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.

Features

1.has a child lock
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

2.has an end of cycle signal
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

3.has a smartphone diagnostic system
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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.

4.has self cleaning detergent drawer
IFB Elite SX
LG F1495BDA

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

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