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Should You Buy a Smeg Dishwasher?

Matthew
Updated 15 June 2020
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should you buy a Smeg Dishwasher?

Smeg is well known for its cookers, toasters, electric kettles and fridge freezers.

We've collated all the key information on Smeg dishwashers in this handy guide. We've analysed over 20,000 user and expert reviews and 70+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 5,000 dishwashers to impartially compare each dishwasher brand.

Smeg are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular dishwashers. Their dishwashers start at £159 for the DFD613W which has a noise level of 49dB and 13 place setting place setting and go up to £1,490 for the STP364S which has a noise level of 45dB and 14 place setting place setting. The average price of a new Smeg dishwasher is £537.

Smeg are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular dishwashers.

Is Smeg the Best Dishwasher Brand?

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

Smeg is ranked the No. 4 best dishwasher brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Smeg is the 4th best dishwasher brand out there.

#1
Germany
95%
95%
4,611 reviews
#2
Germany
93%
93%
76 reviews
#3
Germany
90%
90%
367 reviews
#4
Italy
89%
89%
170 reviews
#5
United States
89%
89%
1,336 reviews
#6
Germany
89%
89%
287 reviews
#7
Turkey
87%
87%
3,531 reviews
#8
AEG
Germany
87%
87%
212 reviews
#9
United States
86%
86%
92 reviews
#10
Italy
85%
85%
1,089 reviews
#11
Italy
84%
84%
397 reviews
#12
United States
82%
82%
449 reviews
#13
Italy
81%
81%
140 reviews
#14
Kenwood
United Kingdom
81%
81%
1,721 reviews
#15
Blomberg
79%
79%
3 reviews
#16
Belling
United Kingdom
78%
78%
131 reviews
#17
Grundig
Germany
78%
78%
237 reviews
#18
South Korea
78%
78%
198 reviews
#19
New Zealand
78%
78%
17 reviews
#20
John Lewis
77%
77%
108 reviews
#21
Japan
76%
76%
205 reviews
#22
Essentials
United Kingdom
76%
76%
1,006 reviews
#23
Slovenia
76%
76%
2 reviews
#24
Electra
75%
75%
612 reviews
#25
Poland
74%
74%
33 reviews
#26
Hisense
China
74%
74%
0 reviews
#27
Sweden
73%
73%
1 review
#28
Swan
71%
71%
29 reviews
#29
Montpellier
71%
71%
0 reviews
#30
Stoves
United Kingdom
69%
69%
21 reviews
#31
Galanz
68%
68%
0 reviews
#32
Russell Hobbs
United Kingdom
67%
67%
40 reviews
#33
CDA
United Kingdom
67%
67%
0 reviews
#34
White Knight
66%
66%
28 reviews
#35
Statesman
62%
62%
0 reviews
#36
Caple
62%
62%
0 reviews
#37
Baumatic
61%
61%
111 reviews
#38
Rangemaster
United Kingdom
61%
61%
0 reviews
#39
Bomann
61%
61%
0 reviews
#40
Logik
United Kingdom
60%
60%
0 reviews
#41
Edesa
59%
59%
0 reviews
#42
Nordmende
57%
57%
0 reviews
#43
Ignis
56%
56%
0 reviews

Let's look at how Smeg dishwashers compare to the other dishwasher brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All dishwasher Brands
Smeg Dishwashers

Smeg have better reviews than the typical dishwasher brand, with the average rating of a Smeg dishwasher being 71%. Smeg also have a number of great features including SoftSpikes, Adjustable Baskets and Time Saver Function which sets them apart from the competition.

The average review score for a Smeg dishwasher is 71%.

When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Smeg dishwasher is £77 (based on a person typically doing 3 washes per week), which makes them more efficient than most other dishwasher brands.

There's a smaller selection of Smeg dishwashers available compared to other dishwasher brands, with only 53 Smeg dishwashers currently on the market in the UK. Smeg dishwashers also tend to be more expensive than most other dishwasher brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.

No. Of Dishwashers
Average Price
£459
£0 £50 £100 £150 £200 £250 £300 £350 £400 £450 £1,549
Price Distribution of All Dishwashers
No. Of Dishwashers
Average Price
£537
£0 £50 £100 £150 £200 £250 £300 £350 £400 £450 £1,549
Price Distribution of Smeg Dishwashers

What Do the Smeg Dishwasher Reviews Say?

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

5 stars
89
4 stars
54
3 stars
14
2 stars
7
1 star
5
Smeg has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews for its dishwashers than most other brands.

Over 85% of user reviews for Smeg dishwashers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 89% across all dishwasher brands.

How Many Industry Awards Have Smeg Dishwashers Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Smeg dishwashers. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular dishwasher brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Compare all award winning dishwashers

Number of Awards Bosch Miele Neff Blomberg Zanussi
Which? logo
18
2
3
2
Trusted Reviews logo
1
3
Total
19
5
3
2

How Reliable Are Smeg Dishwashers?

We checked over 20,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Smeg dishwashers. 20 of these reviews mention reliability of which 82% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Smeg dishwasher owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

82% of reviewers think Smeg dishwashers are reliable.

So, most people think that Smeg dishwashers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Smeg dishwashers that mention reliability:

RELIABLE

Excellent Build Quality
currys.co.uk
racks have a robust feel
ao.com

NOT RELIABLE

Poor Build Quality
ao.com

Features to Look Out For On Smeg Dishwashers

There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Smeg dishwashers that set them apart from the competition. These include SoftSpikes, Adjustable Baskets and Time Saver Function.

Smeg SoftSpikes

Smeg dishwashers that feature SoftSpikes include the Smeg DI410T (£481), the Smeg DI613PNH (£529) and the Smeg DF613PW (£489).

Smeg Adjustable Baskets

Smeg dishwashers that feature Adjustable Baskets include the Smeg DI410T (£481), the Smeg DIC410 (£359) and the Smeg DI613PNH (£529).

Smeg Time Saver Function

Smeg dishwashers that feature Time Saver Function include the Smeg DI410T (£481), the Smeg DI613PNH (£529) and the Smeg DF613PW (£489).

Smeg Planetarium Wash System

Smeg dishwashers that feature Planetarium wash system include the Smeg DI13TF3 (£528), the Smeg DI410T (£481) and the Smeg DIC410 (£359).

What is the Best Mid-Range Smeg Dishwasher?

Smeg DI13TF3

£527.98
Appliances Direct
Smeg DI13TF3
Buy Now
Smeg DI13TF3
13
PLACE
SETTINGS
42dB
70°C
MAX
FULL
SIZE
DISHWA-
SHER
£705
OVER 10 YEARS
A+++

A great mid range choice, priced at £527.98 is the Smeg DI13TF3, which has a Kagoo Score of 85.

Features We Love:
ActiveLight
Planetarium wash system
AutoDoor Technology
Flexifit hinges
Quieter than average noise level (42dB)

A new and very economical to run 13 place setting, quiet dishwasher, great for small families.

88
Features
Fully-Featured
77
Popularity
Widely Available
79
Value for Money
Very Good
95
Age
2 Months Old
89
Running Costs
£710 Over 10 Years
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent

The cheapest price that we could find for the DI13TF3 in the UK is £527.98 and in total we found 7 prices for it.

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£527.98
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£538.00
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£547.00
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£547.97
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Receive It Tomorrow2 Years Warranty
£548.00
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£548.00
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£548.00
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£559.00
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What is the Best High End Smeg Dishwasher?

Smeg LVFABBL

£925.67
eBay
Smeg LVFABBL
Buy Now
Smeg LVFABBL
13
PLACE
SETTINGS
42dB
70°C
MAX
£700
OVER 10 YEARS
A+++

If you're looking for a high end Smeg dishwasher then the Smeg LVFABBL takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 77, but is a bit more expensive at £925.67.

Features We Love:
13 place settings
Quieter than average noise level (42dB)
AquaSensor function
Anti-Leak Function (AquaStop)
Nine washing programs

A fully featured and very economical to run 13 place setting, quiet dishwasher, good for small families.

88
Features
Fully-Featured
65
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
64
Value for Money
Good
72
Age
3 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£700 Over 10 Years
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the LVFABBL in the UK is £925.67 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.

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£925.67
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£1,169.83
FREE Standard delivery
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What is the Best Budget Choice Smeg Dishwasher?

Smeg DIC410

£358.99
Buywise
Smeg DIC410
Buy Now
Smeg DIC410
10
PLACE
SETTINGS
46dB
70°C
MAX
£727
OVER 10 YEARS
A+

At only £358.99 and with a Kagoo Score of 85 the Smeg DIC410 makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
Swing Wash
Planetarium wash system
Remaining time indication
Child lock
Anti-Leak Function (AquaStop)

The highest scoring slimline dishwasher around, with fantastic user reviews and a reasonable price. Our review analysis indicates that it has very good features, it's really well-built and quiet.

93
Reviews
4 Reviews
73
Features
Good Features
89
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
79
Value for Money
Very Good
95
Age
2 Months Old
87
Running Costs
£730 Over 10 Years
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Our review analysis indicates that Smeg DIC410 has great user reviews with an average user rating of 85%.

The cheapest price that we could find for the DIC410 in the UK is £358.99 and in total we found 8 prices for it.

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£358.99
Delivery unknown
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Next Day Delivery AvailablePay in Installments
£360.97
Standard delivery: £19.99
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£367.00
Delivery unknown
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Receive It TomorrowInstallation Service Available
£371.00
Standard delivery: £10.00
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Official Outlet
£379.00
Delivery unknown
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Receive It Tomorrow2 Years Warranty
£381.00
FREE Standard delivery
Go to Store
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Official Outlet Receive It TomorrowPay in Installments
£381.00
FREE Standard delivery
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£381.00
FREE Standard delivery
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Next Day Delivery Available
£392.00
FREE Standard delivery
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9 Prices from 8 Stores | £358.99 - £392.00
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In This Guide
Should You Buy a Smeg Dishwasher?
Is Smeg the Best Dishwasher Brand?
What Do the Smeg Dishwasher Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Smeg Dishwashers Received?
How Reliable Are Smeg Dishwashers?
Features to Look Out For On Smeg Dishwashers
Smeg SoftSpikes
Smeg Adjustable Baskets
Smeg Time Saver Function
Smeg Planetarium Wash System
What is the Best Mid-Range Smeg Dishwasher?
What is the Best High End Smeg Dishwasher?
What is the Best Budget Choice Smeg Dishwasher?

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