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Whirlpool WFW862CHC

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Whirlpool WFW862CHC review: specs and price

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
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Whirlpool WFW862CHC

Why is Whirlpool WFW862CHC better than the average?

  • Number of cycle programs
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    37vs12.73
  • Drum volume
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    121lvs79.24l
  • Quickest cycle
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    15mvs18.62m

Price comparison

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.

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
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.

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
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

476kWh

4.height
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Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

981mm

5.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.

For example

AEG L8FE74485

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6.thickness
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Best

GE GTWS8655DMC

73.66mm

801.7mm

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.

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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.

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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

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
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.

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5.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.

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

For example

Miele W 693 F WPM

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Washing

1.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

37

2.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

1200rpm

3.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.

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
4.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.

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
5.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

121l

6.has delay start option
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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
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A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

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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

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
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

Whirlpool WFW862CHC
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.

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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

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