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Hotpoint HIC 3B+26vsSiemens SK25E203EU

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and good value for money 14 place setting built-in dishwasher, with satisfactory running costs
81
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Features
Good Features
69
Age
1 Year Old
39
Running Costs
£390 Over 10 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
14 Place Settings Stainless Steel Built-in A++ Feb 2016 A++
Place Setting Colour Type Energy Efficiency Class Release Date Energy Efficiency
Place Setting 14 Place Settings
Colour Stainless Steel
Type Built-in
Energy Efficiency Class A++
Release Date Feb 2016
Energy Efficiency A++
Siemens SK25E203EU

59

Overall Score

59

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good value for money 6 place setting countertop dishwasher, but with inferior features
72
Value for Money
Good
35
Features
Missing Some Features
57
Age
2 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£260 Over 10 Years
59
Overall Score
Average
6 Place Settings White Countertop A+ May 2015 A+
Place Setting Colour Type Energy Efficiency Class Release Date Energy Efficiency
Place Setting 6 Place Settings
Colour White
Type Countertop
Energy Efficiency Class A+
Release Date May 2015
Energy Efficiency A+
Hotpoint HIC 3B+26

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and good value for money 14 place setting built-in dishwasher, with satisfactory running costs
81
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Features
Good Features
69
Age
1 Year Old
39
Running Costs
£390 Over 10 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
14 Place Settings Stainless Steel Built-in A++ Feb 2016 A++
Place Setting Colour Type Energy Efficiency Class Release Date Energy Efficiency
Place Setting 14 Place Settings
Colour Stainless Steel
Type Built-in
Energy Efficiency Class A++
Release Date Feb 2016
Energy Efficiency A++
Siemens SK25E203EU

59

Overall Score

59

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good value for money 6 place setting countertop dishwasher, but with inferior features
72
Value for Money
Good
35
Features
Missing Some Features
57
Age
2 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£260 Over 10 Years
59
Overall Score
Average
6 Place Settings White Countertop A+ May 2015 A+
Place Setting Colour Type Energy Efficiency Class Release Date Energy Efficiency
Place Setting 6 Place Settings
Colour White
Type Countertop
Energy Efficiency Class A+
Release Date May 2015
Energy Efficiency A+

Top Prices

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
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HOTPOINT HIC 3B UK Full-size Integrated Dishwasher
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£379.99
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£373.90
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Reasons For

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
5 Reasons For
Six Washing Programs
The number of washing programs on the Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 is six, but the Siemens SK25E203EU only has five washing programs.

The number of different washing programs that the dishwasher can perform.

More washing programs make the appliance more versatile, and mean it can handle lots of different types of dishes and cutlery.

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18% Quieter Noise Level
The Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 has a noise level of 46dB, however the Siemens SK25E203EU is a 54dB dishwasher (8dB louder).

This denotes how much noise the dishwasher makes when it's in use, measures in decibels (dB).

Less noise makes for a nicer atmosphere while the wash is running, and means the machine is less likely to disturb and annoy people.

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14 Place Settings
The Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 is a dishwasher that takes 14 place settings, whereas the Siemens SK25E203EU only takes six place settings.

'Place Setting' is a measurement of how much crockery/cutlery/etc can fit in the dishwasher. A 'place setting' is defined as: a dinner plate, desert plate, single glass, soup bowl, tea cup with saucer, and an assortment of cutlery.

A greater number of place settings means that the dishwasher can fit more crockery and cutlery in at one, making it faster and more economical for very large cleaning loads.

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Energy Efficiency Rating is Better
The Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", however the Siemens SK25E203EU has a rating of "A+".
Better Brand
Hotpoint dishwashers have an average rating of 88.8%, whereas Siemens has an average rating of 54.5%.
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by £43
The Siemens SK25E203EU costs £42.66 less than the Hotpoint HIC 3B+26.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this dishwasher.
35% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Siemens SK25E203EU is £136 cheaper to run than the Hotpoint HIC 3B+26.
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Date Released

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
22 months old Best 32 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
1 year No data

Key Features

Noise Level

This denotes how much noise the dishwasher makes when it's in use, measures in decibels (dB).

Less noise makes for a nicer atmosphere while the wash is running, and means the machine is less likely to disturb and annoy people.

Place Setting

'Place Setting' is a measurement of how much crockery/cutlery/etc can fit in the dishwasher. A 'place setting' is defined as: a dinner plate, desert plate, single glass, soup bowl, tea cup with saucer, and an assortment of cutlery.

A greater number of place settings means that the dishwasher can fit more crockery and cutlery in at one, making it faster and more economical for very large cleaning loads.

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Dishwasher running costs calculated based on an average of 3 washes per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the dishwasher, the electricity standby cost and the total water cost. Compare all energy saving dishwashers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these dishwashers for 10 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Hotpoint HIC 3B+26
Hotpoint
HIC 3B+26
41 trees 1.6 tonnes CO2
Siemens SK25E203EU
Siemens
SK25E203EU
27 trees 1.0 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Performance

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
Cycle Time Unknown - Click to provide data 200 min
Temperature Setting 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Drying Class
A+
 A+
A+
 A+
Washing Program 6
BEST
5
Noise Level 46dB
BEST
54dB
Place Setting 14 place settings 6 place settings
BEST

Design

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
Control Panel Colour Unknown - Click to provide data
Outlet Hose Length Unknown - Click to provide data 2.26m
Inlet Hose Length Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5m
Cord Length Unknown - Click to provide data 1.7m

Power

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
Current Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
Power Consumption (off) 0.5W 0.2W
BEST
Connected Load Unknown - Click to provide data 2,400W
Annual Water Consumption 3,360L 2,240L
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption 265kWh 174kWh
BEST
Water Consumption Per Cycle 12L
BEST
8L
Energy Consumption Per Cycle 0.93kWh 0.61kWh
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
Package Weight
Depth With Door Open Unknown - Click to provide data 845mm
Weight 33.5kg 21kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 450mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 551mm

Other Features

Hotpoint HIC 3B+26 Siemens SK25E203EU
Package Dimensions (WxDxH) Unknown - Click to provide data

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