43points

Maytag MVWX5SPAW

86points

Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

Maytag MVWX5SPAW
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Maytag MVWX5SPAW vs Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

Why is Maytag MVWX5SPAW better than Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W?

  • Top loading machine
  • Has an end of cycle signal

Why is Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W better than Maytag MVWX5SPAW?

  • 600rpm higher maximum spin speed
    1400rpmvs800rpm
  • 6 more cycle programs
    14vs8
  • Has a pause option
  • Front loading machine
  • 242.2mm shorter
    850mmvs1092.202mm
  • 135.8mm thinner
    550mmvs685.8mm
  • Has aqua stop
  • Has a child lock

Top specs and features

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General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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.has a hot water connection
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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.

3.annual power consumption

122kWh

122kWh

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

Best

Kenmore 41573

87kWh

4.height

1.09m

850mm

Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

5.thickness

685.8mm

550mm

Best

Hoover OPH 716DF

60mm

6.has a direct drive motor
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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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Design

1.Is stackable
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

Stackable machines are ideal if you have limited space as you could stack a tumble dryer on top of a washing machine.

For example

Whirlpool Duet WFW70HEBW

2.front loading machine
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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.

3.Has a transparent door
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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

4.has a dot matrix display
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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

5.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

You can adjust the height of the machine which means that if the floor is uneven you can level it out.

6.has a reversible door
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

A reversible door is useful if the machine is in a corner, so you can make it open more conveniently. It also means the door is easy to remove and can be replaced if needed.

For example

LG F14A7FDS

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Washing

1.maximum spin speed

800rpm

1400rpm

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.

Best

Asko W6884ECO

1800rpm

2.number of cycle programs

8

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.has a pause option
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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

4.has delay start option
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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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Features

1.has a child lock
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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

2.has an end of cycle signal
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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

3.has a wifi diagnostic system
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

The machine is linked up to a monitoring centre using wifi. If the machine has any faults the centre will respond by contacting you and helping you to fix the problem.

For example

Samsung WF12F9E6P4W

4.has self cleaning detergent drawer
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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

For example

Bosch WAQ28468EE

5.has a smartphone diagnostic system
Maytag MVWX5SPAW
Samsung WF7AF5E3P4W

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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