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Home Cooker Hoods Should You Buy a Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Should You Buy a Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Updated 04 November 2019 by Matthew
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should you buy a Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool is well known for its 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 3 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 4,800 cooker hoods.

Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of premium and moderately popular cooker hoods. Their cooker hoods start at £79 for the AKR 937 GY which has a noise level of 58dB, a maximum extraction power of 230m³/h and is a built-under cooker hood and go up to £1,139 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 £461.

Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of premium 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. 18 best cooker hood brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 18th 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%
29 reviews
#5
Italy
90%
90%
28 reviews
#6
Italy
90%
90%
59 reviews
#7
AEG
Germany
89%
89%
63 reviews
#8
CDA
United Kingdom
88%
88%
130 reviews
#9
Germany
86%
86%
18 reviews
#10
Italy
85%
85%
1 review
#11
Italy
84%
84%
66 reviews
#12
United States
84%
84%
24 reviews
#13
United Kingdom
84%
84%
8 reviews
#14
United Kingdom
83%
83%
4 reviews
#15
80%
80%
48 reviews
#16
United States
80%
80%
26 reviews
#17
Samsung
South Korea
80%
80%
42 reviews
#18
United States
78%
78%
1 review
#19
Turkey
78%
78%
21 reviews
#20
United Kingdom
77%
77%
1 review
#21
Slovenia
76%
76%
2 reviews
#22
76%
76%
62 reviews
#23
Poland
75%
75%
6 reviews
#24
Spain
75%
75%
0 reviews
#25
Leisure
75%
75%
3 reviews
#26
75%
75%
0 reviews
#27
Fisher & Paykel
New Zealand
73%
73%
1 review
#28
Cookology
72%
72%
12 reviews
#29
Spain
72%
72%
0 reviews
#30
Sweden
71%
71%
0 reviews
#31
De Dietrich
France
71%
71%
0 reviews
#32
SIA
71%
71%
54 reviews
#33
Italy
71%
71%
0 reviews
#34
70%
70%
0 reviews
#35
Constructa
70%
70%
0 reviews
#36
Switzerland
69%
69%
0 reviews
#37
Falcon
69%
69%
0 reviews
#38
Sharp
Japan
69%
69%
2 reviews
#39
Bertazzoni
68%
68%
0 reviews
#40
Mercury
68%
68%
0 reviews
#41
68%
68%
0 reviews
#42
Ilve
68%
68%
0 reviews
#43
Nordmende
68%
68%
0 reviews
#44
67%
67%
0 reviews
#45
Caple
67%
67%
0 reviews
#46
66%
66%
0 reviews
#47
Electriq
66%
66%
0 reviews
#48
New World
United Kingdom
66%
66%
60 reviews
#49
Edesa
65%
65%
0 reviews
#50
PKM
65%
65%
0 reviews
#51
KitchenAid
65%
65%
0 reviews
#52
New World
64%
64%
47 reviews
#53
Logik
United Kingdom
64%
64%
0 reviews
#54
Montpellier
64%
64%
0 reviews
#55
Grundig
Germany
63%
63%
0 reviews
#56
Matrix
63%
63%
0 reviews
#57
Hisense
China
63%
63%
0 reviews
#58
Cooke & Lewis
62%
62%
0 reviews
#59
Klarstein
62%
62%
2 reviews
#60
Iberna
61%
61%
0 reviews
#61
Respekta
61%
61%
0 reviews
#62
Bauknecht
Germany
61%
61%
0 reviews
#63
Essentials
United Kingdom
60%
60%
0 reviews
#64
Bomann
59%
59%
0 reviews
#65
GDHA
58%
58%
0 reviews
#66
Falmec
58%
58%
0 reviews
#67
Silverline
58%
58%
0 reviews
#68
Gaggenau
57%
57%
0 reviews
#69
Akpo
57%
57%
0 reviews
#70
NOVY
56%
56%
0 reviews
#71
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 Running Costs
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 16 Whirlpool cooker hoods currently on the market in the UK. Whirlpool cooker hoods also tend to be more expensive than most other cooker hood brands making them 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
£444
£0 £50 £100 £150 £200 £250 £300 £350 £400 £450 £3,099
Price Distribution of All Cooker Hoods
No. Of Cooker Hoods
Average Price
£461
£0 £50 £100 £150 £200 £250 £300 £350 £400 £450 £3,099
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 (£529), the Whirlpool AKR474IXL (£399) and the Whirlpool AKR758UKIXL (£362).

Whirlpool ZenMode

Whirlpool cooker hoods that feature ZenMode include the Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK (£359).

What is the Best Mid-Range Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool AKR 808

£529.00
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Whirlpool AKR 808
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Whirlpool AKR 808
779m³/h
MAX
EXTRACTION
68dB
NOISE LEVEL
1
MOTOR

A great mid range choice, priced at £529 is the Whirlpool AKR 808, which has a Kagoo Score of 77.

Features We Love:
IXelium Coating
High maximum extraction power (779m³/h)
Built-in display
Intensive speed mode
Dishwasher proof filter

A fully featured but 3 year old 779m³/h max extraction power extract hood, with ok reviews and a fair price.

87
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Popularity
Quite Popular
70
Value for Money
Good
77
Age
3 Years Old
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Multiple reviews mentioned that Whirlpool AKR 808 has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%.

The cheapest price that we could find for the AKR 808 in the UK is £529.00 and in total we found 3 prices for it.

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What is the Best High End Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool WHSS90FTSK

£764.00
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Whirlpool WHSS90FTSK
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669m³/h
MAX
EXTRACTION
73dB
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 77, but is a bit more expensive at £764.

Features We Love:
High maximum extraction power (669m³/h)
Intensive speed mode
Dishwasher proof filter
Washable filter
Removable filter

A newly released and good spec 669m³/h max extraction power extract hood.

79
Features
Good Features
73
Popularity
Quite Popular
66
Value for Money
Good
94
Age
5 Months Old
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the WHSS90FTSK in the UK is £764.00 and in total we found 4 prices for it.

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What is the Best Budget Choice Whirlpool Cooker Hood?

Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK

£359.00
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Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK
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750m³/h
MAX
EXTRACTION
62dB
NOISE LEVEL
1
MOTOR

At only £359 and with a Kagoo Score of 80 the Whirlpool WHBS92FLTK makes a great budget choice.

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

A fully featured but 3 year old 750m³/h max extraction power cooker hood, with a reasonable price.

87
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Popularity
Quite Popular
77
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 £359.00 and in total we found 4 prices for it.

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£359.00
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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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