This washer dryer has a B drying energy efficiency class, which is typical of many comparable spec washer dryers that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Has One Washing Program
The number of washing programs found on the AQ93F29 is more than most washer dryers that came out more than two years ago. The most frequently found washing program is Blouse/shirt, but this washing program is not found on this washer dryer. The washing programs Eco are also found on this washer dryer.
Very Low Wash Noise Level
At only 52 decibels, the AQ93F29 has a quite low wash noise level compared to most of the other washer dryers of this spec and age. The average wash noise level of similar spec washer dryers that are a comparable age to the AQ93F29 is 55dB, and the wash noise levels range from 51dB to 58dB.
Very Low Per Cycle Energy Consumption When Washing
The AQ93F29 has one of the lower per cycle energy consumptions when washing (only 0.78 kilowatt hours) amongst washer dryers of this age. Washer dryers that came out around the same time as the AQ93F29 have per cycle energy consumptions when washing of between 0.78kWh and 6.2kWh, and the average per cycle energy consumption when washing is 1.5kWh.
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Does Not Have a Load Balancing System
The Hotpoint-Ariston AQ93F29 does not have a load balancing system. Most of the other washer dryers that have been around for around the same time as the AQ93F29 also do not have a load balancing system.
Does Not Have a Reversible Door
Most washer dryers of a similar type and age to the AQ93F29 do not have a reversible door. The AQ93F29 is no exception to this as it too does not have a reversible door.
We compared all the other washer dryers which also have a reversible door to this washer dryer and we think the Siemens WT47Y701 (£963.01) is also worth considering.
Very Small Drum Volume
With a drum volume of only 71 liters, the AQ93F29 has one of the smaller drum volumes amongst washer dryers of this age. Washer dryers that have been on the market for more than two years have drum volumes of between 71L and 120L, and the average drum volume is 97L.
Quite High Drying Noise Level
The lowest drying noise level of similar spec washer dryers that were released around the same time as the AQ93F29 is 55dB, the highest is 74dB, and the average drying noise level is 63dB. The Hotpoint-Ariston AQ93F29 has a quite high drying noise level (74 decibels) compared to most of the other washer dryers of this spec and age.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
This washer dryer was released over three years ago.
Average Drying Capacity
At 9 kilograms, the AQ93F29 has a fairly typical drying capacity compared to most of the other washer dryers of this age and type.