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Home Cooker Hoods Should You Buy a Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Should You Buy a Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Updated 02 September 2019 by Matthew
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should you buy a Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool is well known for it's washing machines, dishwashers, microwaves and washer dryers. The company behind Whirlpool also manufacturers Indesit, Bauknecht, Hotpoint-Ariston and Hotpoint Cooker Hoods.

If you are thinking about buying a Whirlpool cooker hood then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of cooker hood brands is compiled by analysing over 1,200 user and expert reviews and 2 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 4,800 cooker hoods.

Whirlpool are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular cooker hoods. Their cooker hoods start at £35 for the WAEINT which has a noise level of 65dB, a maximum extraction power of 352m³/h and is a built-in cooker hood and go up to £1,179 for the WDO93FBK which has a noise level of 71dB, a maximum extraction power of 603m³/h and is a downdraft extractors cooker hood. The average price of a new Whirlpool cooker hood is £394.

Whirlpool are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular cooker hoods.

Is Whirlpool the Best Cooker Hood Brand?

So are Whirlpool cooker hoods any good? We give every cooker hood a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all cooker hoods we are able to impartially rank all the cooker hood brands.

Whirlpool is ranked the No. 21 best cooker hood brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 21st best cooker hood brand out there.

#1
Germany
95%
95%
54 reviews
#2
Germany
95%
95%
270 reviews
#3
Germany
94%
94%
71 reviews
#4
United Kingdom
91%
91%
22 reviews
#5
Italy
90%
90%
59 reviews
#6
Italy
90%
90%
28 reviews
#7
AEG
Germany
89%
89%
61 reviews
#8
CDA
United Kingdom
89%
89%
130 reviews
#9
Germany
87%
87%
18 reviews
#10
Italy
85%
85%
1 review
#11
Italy
84%
84%
66 reviews
#12
United Kingdom
84%
84%
4 reviews
#13
United States
84%
84%
24 reviews
#14
United Kingdom
82%
82%
34 reviews
#15
United States
80%
80%
26 reviews
#16
Slovenia
80%
80%
2 reviews
#17
Samsung
South Korea
80%
80%
42 reviews
#18
Turkey
78%
78%
21 reviews
#19
John Lewis
78%
78%
32 reviews
#20
78%
78%
62 reviews
#21
United States
78%
78%
1 review
#22
United Kingdom
77%
77%
1 review
#23
Leisure
76%
76%
3 reviews
#24
Poland
76%
76%
6 reviews
#25
76%
76%
0 reviews
#26
Spain
74%
74%
0 reviews
#27
Cookology
74%
74%
12 reviews
#28
New World
73%
73%
47 reviews
#29
SIA
72%
72%
54 reviews
#30
De Dietrich
France
72%
72%
0 reviews
#31
Spain
71%
71%
0 reviews
#32
New World
United Kingdom
71%
71%
60 reviews
#33
Sweden
71%
71%
0 reviews
#34
Italy
71%
71%
0 reviews
#35
Fisher & Paykel
New Zealand
71%
71%
1 review
#36
Electriq
70%
70%
0 reviews
#37
Switzerland
70%
70%
0 reviews
#38
Falcon
69%
69%
0 reviews
#39
Sharp
Japan
69%
69%
2 reviews
#40
Caple
69%
69%
0 reviews
#41
Mercury
68%
68%
0 reviews
#42
68%
68%
0 reviews
#43
Ilve
68%
68%
0 reviews
#44
67%
67%
0 reviews
#45
Bertazzoni
67%
67%
0 reviews
#46
67%
67%
0 reviews
#47
Montpellier
66%
66%
0 reviews
#48
66%
66%
0 reviews
#49
Logik
United Kingdom
66%
66%
0 reviews
#50
Nordmende
66%
66%
0 reviews
#51
PKM
65%
65%
0 reviews
#52
KitchenAid
64%
64%
0 reviews
#53
Hisense
China
63%
63%
0 reviews
#54
Respekta
63%
63%
0 reviews
#55
Klarstein
62%
62%
2 reviews
#56
Grundig
Germany
62%
62%
0 reviews
#57
Iberna
61%
61%
0 reviews
#58
Cooke & Lewis
61%
61%
0 reviews
#59
Bauknecht
Germany
61%
61%
0 reviews
#60
Matrix
61%
61%
0 reviews
#61
Akpo
61%
61%
0 reviews
#62
Essentials
United Kingdom
60%
60%
0 reviews
#63
GDHA
60%
60%
0 reviews
#64
Bomann
58%
58%
0 reviews
#65
Falmec
58%
58%
0 reviews
#66
Silverline
58%
58%
0 reviews
#67
Gaggenau
57%
57%
0 reviews
#68
Simfer
56%
56%
0 reviews

Let's look at how Whirlpool cooker hoods compare to the other cooker hood brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection
All cooker hood Brands
Whirlpool Cooker Hoods

There's a smaller selection of Whirlpool cooker hoods available compared to other cooker hood brands, with only 19 Whirlpool cooker hoods currently on the market in the UK. Whirlpool cooker hoods also tend to be cheaper than most other cooker hood brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.

Whirlpool have worse reviews than the typical cooker hood brand, with the average rating of a Whirlpool cooker hood being 67%. Whilst Whirlpool have a number of interesting features including iXelium Coating and ZenMode, overall they tend to be less feature rich than their competitors.

No. Of Cooker Hoods
Average Price
£449
£0 £100 £200 £300 £400 £500 £600 £700 £800 £900 £3,299
Price Distribution of All Cooker Hoods
No. Of Cooker Hoods
Average Price
£394
£0 £100 £200 £300 £400 £500 £600 £700 £800 £900 £3,299
Price Distribution of Whirlpool Cooker Hoods

What Do the Whirlpool Cooker Hood Reviews Say?

We've added up all the reviews for every Whirlpool cooker hood to work out the average distribution of reviews for Whirlpool and then compared this to the other cooker hood brands.

5 stars
0
4 stars
1
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Whirlpool has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews for its cooker hoods than most other cooker hood brands.

Over 100% of user reviews for Whirlpool cooker hoods are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 85% across all cooker hood brands.

How Many Industry Awards Have Whirlpool Cooker Hoods Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Whirlpool cooker hoods. The table below shows the number of awards given to the most popular cooker hood brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Number of Awards Neff Siemens
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2
Total
2

Features to Look Out For On Whirlpool Cooker Hoods

There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Whirlpool cooker hoods that set them apart from the competition. These include iXelium Coating and ZenMode.

Whirlpool IXelium Coating

Whirlpool cooker hoods that feature iXelium Coating include the Whirlpool AKR 808 (£583), the Whirlpool AKR474IXL (£1,137) and the Whirlpool AKR758UKIXL (£362).

Whirlpool ZenMode

Whirlpool cooker hoods that feature ZenMode include the Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK (£379).

What is the Best Mid-Range Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK

£379.00
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Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK
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750m³/h
MAX
EXTRACTION
62dB
NOISE LEVEL
1
MOTOR

A great mid range choice, priced at £379 is the Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK, which has a Kagoo Score of 80.

Features We Love:
ZenMode
High maximum extraction power (750m³/h)
Intensive speed mode
Washable filter
Removable filter

A fully featured but moderately out of date 750m³/h max extraction power cooker hood, with a fair price.

86
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Popularity
Widely Available
75
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Age
2 Years Old
80
Kagoo Score
Excellent

The cheapest price that we could find for the WHBS92FLTK in the UK is £379.00 and in total we found 5 prices for it.

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What is the Best High End Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool WHSS90FTSK

£777.00
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Whirlpool WHSS90FTSK
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669m³/h
MAX
EXTRACTION
57dB
NOISE LEVEL
1
MOTOR

If you're looking for a high end Whirlpool cooker hood then the Whirlpool WHSS90FTSK takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 80, but is a bit more expensive at £777.

Features We Love:
High maximum extraction power (669m³/h)
Quieter than average noise level (57dB)
Intensive speed mode
Dishwasher proof filter
Washable filter

A fully featured and new 669m³/h max extraction power kitchen extractor.

87
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Popularity
Quite Popular
66
Value for Money
Good
95
Age
3 Months Old
80
Kagoo Score
Excellent

The cheapest price that we could find for the WHSS90FTSK in the UK is £777.00 and in total we found 5 prices for it.

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What is the Best Budget Choice Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool AKR474IXL

£1,137.00
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Whirlpool AKR474IXL
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Whirlpool AKR474IXL
713m³/h
MAX
EXTRACTION
69dB
NOISE LEVEL

At only £1,137 and with a Kagoo Score of 74 the Whirlpool AKR474IXL makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
IXelium Coating
High maximum extraction power (713m³/h)
Built-in display
Intensive speed mode
Removable filter

A good spec but only ok value for money 713m³/h max extraction power extractor fan.

79
Features
Good Features
68
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
69
Value for Money
Good
67
Age
4 Years Old
74
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the AKR474IXL in the UK is £1,137.00 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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Find the best Whirlpool cooker hood for you by checking our complete list of over 1,392 cooker hoods
In This Guide
Should You Buy a Whirlpool Cooker Hood?
Is Whirlpool the Best Cooker Hood Brand?
What Do the Whirlpool Cooker Hood Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Whirlpool Cooker Hoods Received?
Features to Look Out For On Whirlpool Cooker Hoods
Whirlpool IXelium Coating
Whirlpool ZenMode
What is the Best Mid-Range Whirlpool Cooker Hood?
What is the Best High End Whirlpool Cooker Hood?
What is the Best Budget Choice Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

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