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Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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Whirlpool WTW5500XW review: specs and price

Whirlpool WTW5500XW
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

Why is Whirlpool WTW5500XW better than the average?

  • Drum volume
    101.93lvs82.65l

Top specs and features

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General info

1.has top energy efficiency rating
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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

1.09m

Best

Samsung WF70F5E5P4W

800mm

3.thickness

685.8mm

Best

Hoover OPH 716DF

60mm

4.has a direct drive motor
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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

5.width

698mm

Best

Whirlpool AWE 8840

400mm

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Design

1.front loading machine
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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.

For example

Beko WMB 71232 PTE

2.Has a transparent door
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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

For example

Beko WMB 71232 PTE

3.There is the option to adjust the height of the machine
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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

4.top loading machine
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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

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.number of cycle programs

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

3.drum volume

101.93l

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

4.Has an eco cold wash option
Whirlpool WTW5500XW

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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