54points

Miele G 5500 SC

64points

Miele G 5600 SCU

Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
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Miele G 5500 SC vs Miele G 5600 SCU

Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU

Why is Miele G 5500 SC better than Miele G 5600 SCU?

Why is Miele G 5600 SCU better than Miele G 5500 SC?

  • 5mm shorter
    ?

    845mmvs850mm
  • 28kWh lower power consumption per year
    ?

    238kWhvs266kWh
  • Has a load sensor
    ?
  • 4dB less audible noise
    ?

    40dBvs44dB
  • 120mm thinner
    ?

    450mmvs570mm
  • 110W lower power consumption on operation
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    830W vs940W
  • Has sensor drying
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General info

1.height

850mm

845mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
2.audible noise

44dB

40dB

Audible noise is the noise that a device produces while in operation. Reduced audible noise improves quality.
3.thickness

570mm

450mm

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.
4.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
You can adjust the height of the machine which means that if the floor is uneven you can level it out.
5.number of spray arms

3

3

These are the rotating objects that blast the dishes with the cleaning mixture throughout the cycle. The more arms the better the wash!
6.Has a water softener
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
A water softener removes hard water spots caused by lime deposits and softens water to the appropriate level for superior washing results.

Programs

1.Has a remaining time indicator
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
This will inform you how much longer the device needs before completion.
2.quickest cycle

27m

27m

A really quick cycle can be a great option if you are in a hurry.
3.Has eco wash cycle
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
This option minimizes energy and water usage while cleaning, and is suited for lightly to moderately soiled items.
4.has delay start option
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
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.
5.maximum delay start

24hrs

24hrs

This is the maximum amount of time you can set the machine to begin in the future.
6.number of cycle programs

6

6

With a wider range of programs to choose from you can be more specific and choose the best, most economic program for your needs.

Dish load

1.number of place settings

14

14

The number of place settings indicates the amount the dishwasher can hold. One place setting refers to the complete set of dishes and cutlery that one person would use for a meal.

Efficiency

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
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.annual power consumption

266kWh

238kWh

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

2800l

2800l

Machines which use less water are good for the environment and can save you money in utility bills.
4.water usage per cycle

10l

10l

The amount of water used during the average cycle. Less water usage means more energy savings and is kinder to the environment.
5.operating power consumption

940W

830W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Features

1.has sensor drying
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
The machine will analyse how much heat is needed in order to dry each specific load, therefore increasing efficiency and saving energy.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a load sensor
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
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.has a child lock
Miele G 5500 SC
Miele G 5600 SCU
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

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