65points

Panasonic NA-127VB4

22points

Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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Panasonic NA-127VB4 vs Whirlpool WTW4880AW

Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

Why is Panasonic NA-127VB4 better than Whirlpool WTW4880AW?

  • Has a load sensor
  • 247.2mm shorter
    845mmvs1092.202mm
  • 158.8mm thinner
    527mmvs685.8mm
  • Front loading machine
  • Has a child lock
  • Has a dot matrix display
  • Has a transparent door
  • 101mm narrower
    597mmvs698mm

Why is Whirlpool WTW4880AW better than Panasonic NA-127VB4?

  • 47.27l more drum volume
    97.27lvs50l
  • There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
  • Top loading machine

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General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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.height

845mm

1.09m

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800mm

3.thickness

527mm

685.8mm

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60mm

4.has a direct drive motor
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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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5.width

597mm

698mm

Best

Whirlpool AWE 8840

400mm

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Design

1.front loading machine
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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.

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Washing

1.maximum spin speed

1200rpm

800rpm

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.Has a load sensor
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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.number of cycle programs

12

9

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

4.drum volume

50l

97.27l

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

Best

Kenmore 31522

1330.8l

5.Has an eco cold wash option
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

With an eco wash option, you can help the environment while saving on water heating costs. With this option, the machine utilizes cold water and a fast spin for effective cleaning.

For example

Panasonic NA-127VB4

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Features

1.has a child lock
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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

2.has an end of cycle signal
Panasonic NA-127VB4
Whirlpool WTW4880AW

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

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