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LG F1496AD

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LG F1496AD5

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LG F1496AD vs LG F1496AD5

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Why is LG F1496AD better than LG F1496AD5?

Why is LG F1496AD5 better than LG F1496AD?

  • 12564l lower annual water consumption
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    1296lvs13860l

Price comparison

General info

1.has a direct drive motor
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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.

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LG F1496AD5
2.has a hot water connection
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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.

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LG F1496AD5
3.weight
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Best

Haier JW-G50C

34kg

62kg

62kg

4.height
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Best

Candy EVO W 6853D GrandO Evo

800mm

850mm

850mm

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

Best

LG WM3488HW

120kWh

1296kWh

1296kWh

6.thickness
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Best

Candy GO4W464-80 Alisé

440mm

550mm

550mm

Design

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

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LG F1496AD5
2.has a dot matrix display
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Dot matrix displays can show important text or graphics using a matrix of lights or mechanical indicators like the display on a calculator.

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3.door opening angle
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With a door that opens wide it is easier to load or unload the machine without the door becoming an obstacle.

Best

LG F1496AD5

180°

180°

180°

4.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
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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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LG F1496AD5
5.has cupboard integration capability
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The device is designed a specific way so that it can be built into a cupboard.

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LG F1496AD5
6.front loading machine
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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.

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LG F1496AD5

Washing

1.laundry capacity
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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

8kg

8kg

2.maximum spin speed
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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.

Best

Miele WT2789i

1600rpm

1400rpm

1400rpm

3.has delay start option
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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.

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LG F1496AD5
4.number of cycle programs
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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

13

13

5.drum volume
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With a bigger drum you can fit in larger items such as duvets, or do a big load at once.

Best

LG WD1252RW

87l

58l

58l

6.noise level spin
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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.

Best

Hitachi BD-V9500L

39dB

75dB

75dB

Drying

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

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LG F1496AD5

Features

1.has an end of cycle signal
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The machine will let you know when it is finished with an alarm or even by playing a tune.

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LG F1496AD5
2.has a child lock
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A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

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LG F1496AD5
3.has a smartphone diagnostic system
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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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