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Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW

49points

Maytag MVWB850YG

Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
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Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW vs Maytag MVWB850YG

Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG

Why is Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW better than Maytag MVWB850YG?

  • Front loading machine
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  • 181.18mm shorter
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    965mmvs1146.177mm
  • Has a direct drive motor
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  • Has a steam option
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  • 15mm narrower
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    685mmvs700mm

Why is Maytag MVWB850YG better than Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW?

  • Has a hot water connection
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  • 2 more cycle programs
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    13vs11
  • Has a load sensor
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  • 110.4mm thinner
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    701.6mmvs812mm
  • Has a pause option
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  • Has an end of cycle signal
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  • Top loading machine
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Price comparison

General info

1.has a hot water connection
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
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.
2.has top energy efficiency rating
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
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.
3.height

965mm

1.15m

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.has a direct drive motor
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
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.thickness

812mm

701.6mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
6.width

685mm

700mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Design

1.front loading machine
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
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 dot matrix display
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
Dot matrix displays can show important text or graphics using a matrix of lights or mechanical indicators like the display on a calculator.
3.Is stackable
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
Stackable machines are ideal if you have limited space as you could stack a tumble dryer on top of a washing machine.
4.Has a transparent door
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
With a transparent door you can look inside the machine and see what laundry is inside.
5.Has a honeycomb drum
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
The slightly sculptured surface structure of the honeycomb drum creates a thin film of water or air which gently cushions and protects your laundry.
6.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
You can adjust the height of the machine which means that if the floor is uneven you can level it out.

Washing

With a wider range of programs to choose from you can be more specific and choose the best, most economic program for your needs.
2.Has a load sensor
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
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.
3.has delay start option
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
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 a steam option
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
Steam is a quick way to freshen up items that have only been worn for a few hours, or items that smell like food or smoke.
5.has a pause option
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
This means you can stop the machine if you want to add something you forgot, or get something out that you need urgently.

Features

1.has a smartphone diagnostic system
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
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.
2.has a Wi-Fi diagnostic system
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
The machine is linked up to a monitoring center using Wi-Fi. If the machine has any faults the center will respond by contacting you and helping you to fix the problem.
3.has an end of cycle signal
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
The machine will let you know when it is finished with an alarm or even by playing a tune.
4.has a child lock
Maytag Maxima X MHW4200BW
Maytag MVWB850YG
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

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