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Siemens iQ700 WM16W540

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Siemens iQ700 WM16W540 review: specs and price

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
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Siemens iQ700 WM16W540

Why is Siemens iQ700 WM16W540 better than the average?

  • Maximum spin speed
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    1600rpmvs1301.12rpm
  • Number of cycle programs
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    14vs12.73
  • Noise level spin
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    74dBvs74.86dB
  • Annual power consumption
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    137kWhvs186.57kWh
  • Laundry capacity
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    8kgvs7.4kg
  • Noise level wash
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    48dBvs54.58dB
  • Thickness
    590mmvs597.16mm
  • Height
    848mmvs876.12mm

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General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
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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.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
2.has a hot water connection
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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.

For example

Whirlpool WFW862CHC

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
3.annual power consumption
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The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.

Best

Kenmore 41573

87kWh

137kWh

4.has aqua stop
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Aqua stop machines have a special mechanical system which cuts off the water flow into the tub if a fault occurs with the inlet pipe.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
5.height
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Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

848mm

6.thickness
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Best

GE GTWS8655DMC

73.66mm

590mm

Design

1.front loading machine
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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.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
2.Is stackable
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Stackable machines are ideal if you have limited space as you could stack a tumble dryer on top of a washing machine.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
3.has cupboard integration capability
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The device is designed a specific way so that it can be built into a cupboard.

For example

LG WT7700HWA

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
4.Has a transparent door
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With a transparent door you can look inside the machine and see what laundry is inside.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
5.has an interior light
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An interior light helps you to see inside the machine.

For example

Whirlpool WFW862CHC

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
6.has a dot matrix display
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Dot matrix displays can show important text or graphics using a matrix of lights or mechanical indicators like the display on a calculator.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540

Washing

1.maximum spin speed
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A faster spin speed means you can get things cleaner with a lower temperature of the water. Using a fast spin also extracts water, meaning that the clothes come out nearly dry. Generally, anything over 1,000 rpm is very good.

Best

Asko W6884ECO

1800rpm

1600rpm

2.number of cycle programs
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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

Whirlpool WFW862CHC

37

14

3.noise level spin
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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

74dB

4.Has a load sensor
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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.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
5.has a pause option
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This means you can stop the machine if you want to add something you forgot, or get something out that you need urgently.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
6.drum volume
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With a bigger drum you can fit in larger items such as duvets, or do a big load at once.

Best

Kenmore 31523

1330.8l

65l

Features

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

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
2.has self cleaning detergent drawer
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The detergent drawer is washed automatically to prevent a build up of old detergent.

For example

Haier HW80-BP14636

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
3.has a WiFi diagnostic system
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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

LG WM1388HW

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
4.has an end of cycle signal
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The machine will let you know when it is finished with an alarm or even by playing a tune.

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540
5.has a smartphone diagnostic system
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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

LG WT7700HWA

Siemens iQ700 WM16W540

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