74points

Miele WKG 130 WPS

81points

Miele WKH 120 WPS

Miele WKG 130 WPS
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Miele WKG 130 WPS vs Miele WKH 120 WPS

Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

Why is Miele WKG 130 WPS better than Miele WKH 120 WPS?

  • Has aqua stop

Why is Miele WKH 120 WPS better than Miele WKG 130 WPS?

  • 1 more cycle programs
    15vs14
  • Has a hot water connection
  • 2dB lower noise level for wash
    46dBvs48dB
  • 20kWh lower power consumption per year
    156kWhvs176kWh
  • 1dB lower noise level for spin
    72dBvs73dB
  • 1mm narrower
    596mmvs597mm
  • 6% lower residual moisture after max spin
    44%vs50%
  • Has a honeycomb drum

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General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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.thickness

636mm

636mm

Best

Hoover OPH 716DF

60mm

4.annual power consumption

176kWh

156kWh

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

Best

Kenmore 41573

87kWh

5.height

850mm

850mm

Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

6.has a direct drive motor
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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.

For example

Whirlpool Duet WFW70HEBW

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Design

1.front loading machine
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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

3.Has a transparent door
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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

4.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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

5.top loading machine
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

Top loading machines are good because you can load and unload without bending down. In general they have less problems with mold accumulating and on average a wash takes less time. In general they are cheaper to buy and are a good space saving option.

For example

Maytag Centennial MVWC360AW

6.Has a honeycomb drum
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

The slightly sculptured surface structure of the honeycomb drum creates a thin film of water or air which gently cushions and protects your laundry.

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Washing

1.maximum spin speed

1600rpm

1600rpm

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

14

15

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

8kg

8kg

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.noise level wash

48dB

46dB

With a lower noise level for washing you can worry less about disruption and may be able to do a wash at night or while reading.

Best

Asko W6984Fi

41dB

5.noise level spin

73dB

72dB

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

Haier MS1050A

45dB

6.has a pause option
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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

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Features

1.has a child lock
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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

2.has self cleaning detergent drawer
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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

For example

Bosch WAQ28468EE

3.has a smartphone diagnostic system
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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.

For example

Samsung WF405ATPASU

4.has a wifi diagnostic system
Miele WKG 130 WPS
Miele WKH 120 WPS

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

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