Hoover WDXA 596AH-S vs LG FH4A8FDH2N

Hoover WDXA 596AH-S
LG FH4A8FDH2N

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
19% lower drying noise level Edit
The Hoover WDXA 596AH-S has a drying noise level of 61dB, however the LG FH4A8FDH2N is a 72dB drying noise level washer dryer (11dB higher).
6dB lower wash noise level Edit
The Hoover WDXA 596AH-S has a wash noise level of 51dB, whereas the LG FH4A8FDH2N is a 57dB wash noise level washer dryer (6dB higher).
5h longer maximum delay start Edit
The Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is a 24h delay start washer dryer, whereas the LG FH4A8FDH2N is only a 19h delay start washer dryer (5h shorter).
A bit higher maximum spin speed Edit
The Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is a 1,500 RPM spin speed washer dryer, whereas the LG FH4A8FDH2N is only a 1,400 RPM spin speed washer dryer (100 RPM lower).
£119 cheaper
The Hoover WDXA 596AH-S costs £119.23 less than the LG FH4A8FDH2N.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is "A", however the rating of the LG FH4A8FDH2N is "A".
3 Reasons For
5x lower per cycle energy consumption when washing Edit
The LG FH4A8FDH2N is a 1.17kWh per cycle energy consumption when washing washer dryer. That's 4.95kWh lower than the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S (1.17kWh).
Available from 12 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this washer dryer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG FH4A8FDH2N is "A", whereas the rating of the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is "A".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Higher per cycle energy consumption when washing Edit
The Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is a 6.12kWh per cycle energy consumption when washing washer dryer. That's 4.95kWh higher than the LG FH4A8FDH2N (1.17kWh).
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S, whereas 13 sellers sell the LG FH4A8FDH2N. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this washer dryer and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
5 Reasons Against
11dB higher drying noise level Edit
The LG FH4A8FDH2N has a drying noise level of 72dB, whereas the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is a 61dB drying noise level washer dryer (11dB lower).
Higher wash noise level Edit
The LG FH4A8FDH2N has a wash noise level of 57dB, but the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is a 51dB wash noise level washer dryer (6dB lower).
5h shorter maximum delay start Edit
LG FH4A8FDH2N is only 19h delay start, but the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is a 24h delay start washer dryer (5h longer).
Marginally lower maximum spin speed Edit
LG FH4A8FDH2N is only 1,400 RPM spin speed, but the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S is a 1,500 RPM spin speed washer dryer (100 RPM higher).
£119 more expensive
The LG FH4A8FDH2N is more expensive than the Hoover WDXA 596AH-S by £119.23.

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Date Released

16 months Ago 16 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Water cost £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 2,249.74
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Water cost £ 909.86
Total running cost £ 3,159.60
Purchase price £ 679.00
Total cost of ownership £ 3,838.60
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

No data
11T
Running this washer dryer over 10 years will generate 11 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
286
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
970 baths
Running this washer dryer over over 10 years will use 262,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 970 baths.

Performance

Washing Capacity
9kg 9kg
Drying Capacity
6kg 6kg
Load Balancing System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Load balancing system
Drying Noise Level
61dB
BEST
72dB
Foam Control System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Foam control system
Spin Noise Level
79dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Wash Noise Level
51dB
BEST
57dB
Rinse Plus Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Rinse plus function
Adjustable Spin Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable spin speed
Maximum Delay Start
24h
BEST
19h
Delayed Start Timer
 Delayed start timer
 Delayed start timer
Residual Moisture Level
44% 44%
Drying Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Washing Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Minimum Spin Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 400 RPM
Maximum Spin Speed
1,500 RPM
BEST
1,400 RPM

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Washing & Drying Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.12kWh
Washing & Drying Water Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 140L
Water Consumption When Washing
130L 59L
BEST
Washing & Drying Annual Water Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 28,900L
Washing & Drying Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,224kWh
Annual Water Consumption When Washing
Unknown - Click to provide data 11,800L
Annual Energy Consumption When Washing
Unknown - Click to provide data 234kWh
Per Cycle Energy Consumption When Washing
6.12kWh 1.17kWh
BEST

Ergonomics

Child Lock
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 Child lock
Remaining Time Indicator
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 Remaining time indicator
Buzzer
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 Buzzer

Design

Loading Type
 Front-load
 Front-load
Door Hinge
 Left
 Left
Colour
 White
 White
Drum Volume
Unknown - Click to provide data 77L
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding

Weight & Dimensions

Height
850mm 850mm
Width
600mm 600mm
Weight
65kg
BEST
67kg
Depth
600mm 640mm

Drying Programs

Cotton Drying Program
 Cotton drying program
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Washing Programs

Synthetics Washing Program
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 Synthetics washing program
Steam Washing Program
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 Steam washing program
Sport Washing Program
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 Sport washing program
Quick Washing Program
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 Quick washing program
Hand/wool Washing Program
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 Hand/wool washing program
Delicate/silk Washing Program
 Delicate/silk washing program
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cotton Washing Program
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 Cotton washing program
Allergie Washing Program
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 Allergie washing program
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