Candy CDB 854DN vs Siemens IQ500

Candy CDB 854DN
Siemens iQ500

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Twenty-nine times shorter washing cycle time Edit
The Candy CDB 854DN has a washing cycle time of 14 min, whereas the Siemens iQ500 is a 420 min washing cycle time washer dryer (406 min longer).
3% lower washing & drying annual water consumption Edit
The Candy CDB 854DN is a 23,000L washing & drying annual water consumption washer dryer. That's 600L lower than the Siemens iQ500 (23,600L).
Lower annual water consumption when washing Edit
The Candy CDB 854DN has an annual water consumption when washing of 12,000L, but the Siemens iQ500 is a 14,200L annual water consumption when washing washer dryer (2,200L higher).
£329 cheaper
The Candy CDB 854DN costs £389.97, whereas the Siemens iQ500 is £719.00.
Available from 7 shops
The more stores stock this washer dryer, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£19.50 cheaper to run
The Candy CDB 854DN only costs £2,747.15 to run over five years whereas the Siemens iQ500 costs £2,766.65 to run (1% more). Read more
3 Reasons For
1h longer maximum delay start Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 24h delay start washer dryer, whereas the Candy CDB 854DN is only a 23h delay start washer dryer (1h shorter).
Slightly higher maximum spin speed Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 1,500 RPM spin speed washer dryer, whereas the Candy CDB 854DN is only a 1,400 RPM spin speed washer dryer (100 RPM lower).
Lower per cycle energy consumption when washing Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 0.83kWh per cycle energy consumption when washing washer dryer. That's 0.53kWh lower than the Candy CDB 854DN (0.83kWh).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Moderately shorter maximum delay start Edit
The Candy CDB 854DN has a maximum delay start of 23h, however the Siemens iQ500 is a 24h delay start washer dryer (1h longer).
100 RPM lower maximum spin speed Edit
The Candy CDB 854DN has a maximum spin speed of 1,400 RPM, however the Siemens iQ500 is a 1,500 RPM spin speed washer dryer (100 RPM higher).
39% higher per cycle energy consumption when washing Edit
The Candy CDB 854DN is a 1.36kWh per cycle energy consumption when washing washer dryer. That's 0.53kWh higher than the Siemens iQ500 (0.83kWh).
Eleven months older
The Candy CDB 854DN is older than the Siemens iQ500 by eleven months.
6 Reasons Against
Hugely longer washing cycle time Edit
The Siemens iQ500 has a washing cycle time of 420 min, but the Candy CDB 854DN is a 14 min washing cycle time washer dryer (406 min shorter).
Higher washing & drying annual water consumption Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 23,600L washing & drying annual water consumption washer dryer. That's 600L higher than the Candy CDB 854DN (23,600L).
16% higher annual water consumption when washing Edit
The Siemens iQ500 has an annual water consumption when washing of 14,200L, however the Candy CDB 854DN is a 12,000L annual water consumption when washing washer dryer (2,200L lower).
£329 more expensive
The Siemens iQ500 is more expensive than the Candy CDB 854DN by £329.03.
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Siemens iQ500, whereas 8 retailers sell the Candy CDB 854DN. 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.
1% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Siemens iQ500 costs £2,766.65 to run which is £19.50 more to run than the Candy CDB 854DN. Show assumptions.

Date Released

22 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 1,999.77
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Water cost £ 747.38
Total running cost £ 2,747.15
Purchase price £ 389.97
Total cost of ownership £ 3,137.12
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 1,999.77
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Water cost £ 766.88
Total running cost £ 2,766.65
Purchase price £ 719.00
Total cost of ownership £ 3,485.65
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

9.9T
Running this washer dryer over 10 years will generate 9.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
255
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
797 baths
Running this washer dryer over over 10 years will use 215,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 797 baths.
9.9T
Running this washer dryer over 10 years will generate 9.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
255
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
818 baths
Running this washer dryer over over 10 years will use 221,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 818 baths.

Performance

Washing Capacity
8kg 8kg
Drying Capacity
5kg 5kg
Drying Program
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Self-Cleaning
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Self-cleaning
Non-Stop Wash & Dry
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Non-stop wash & dry
Drying Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 59dB
Rinse Hold
 Rinse hold
Unknown - Click to provide data
Spin Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 74dB
Wash Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 52dB
Rinse Plus Function
 Rinse plus function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Spin Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable spin speed
Maximum Delay Start
23h 24h
BEST
Delayed Start Timer
 Delayed start timer
 Delayed start timer
Half-Load Mode
 Half-load mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Washing Program
 Pre-wash
 Pre-wash
Washing Program
12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Drying Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Washing Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Maximum Spin Speed
1,400 RPM 1,500 RPM
BEST
Anti-Crease Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Anti-crease function
Washing Cycle Time
14 min
BEST
420 min

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
BEST
Washing & Drying Energy Consumption
5.44kWh 5.44kWh
Washing & Drying Water Consumption
115L
BEST
118L
Water Consumption When Washing
60L Unknown - Click to provide data
Connected Load
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,200W
Washing & Drying Annual Water Consumption
23,000L
BEST
23,600L
Washing & Drying Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,088kWh
Annual Water Consumption When Washing
12,000L
BEST
14,200L
Annual Energy Consumption When Washing
Unknown - Click to provide data 166kWh
Per Cycle Energy Consumption When Washing
1.36kWh 0.83kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 220
 220
Input Voltage
 220 - 240
BEST
 220 - 240
Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Ergonomics

Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.1m

Design

Loading Type
 Front-load
 Front-load
Door Hinge
 Left
 Left
Colour
 White
 White
Drum Volume
Unknown - Click to provide data 112L
Water Fill
 Cold
BEST
 Cold
Drum Material
 Stainless steel
 Stainless steel
Viewing Window
 Viewing window
 Viewing window
Tub Material
 Plastic
 Plastic
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Control Type
 Touch
 Touch
Case Design
 Built-in
 Built-in

Weight & Dimensions

Height
820mm 850mm
Width
596mm 600mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 79kg
Depth
541mm
BEST
590mm
Installation Compartment Height
825mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
890mm 670mm
BEST
Installation Compartment Depth
570mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
600mm
BEST
630mm
Installation Compartment Width
600mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
650mm
BEST
870mm

Washing Programs

Pre-Wash Program
 Pre-wash program
Unknown - Click to provide data
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