If you are wondering how Whirlpool dishwashers compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 5,000 dishwashers by objectively and impartially analysing over 23,000 user and expert reviews and 80+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular dishwashers. Their dishwashers start at £224 for the WFE 2B19 which has a noise level of 49dB and 13 place setting place setting and go up to £610 for the WIO 3O41 PL which has a noise level of 41dB and 14 place setting place setting. The average price of a new Whirlpool dishwasher is £423.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular dishwashers.
Is Whirlpool the Best Dishwasher Brand?
So are Whirlpool 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.
Whirlpool is ranked the No. 12 best dishwasher brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 12th best dishwasher brand out there.
Let's look at how Whirlpool dishwashers compare to the other dishwasher brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All dishwasher Brands
Whirlpool have better reviews than the typical dishwasher brand, with the average rating of a Whirlpool dishwasher being 69%. Whirlpool also have a number of great features including SoftSpikes, Multizone and Time Saver Function which sets them apart from the competition.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Whirlpool dishwasher is £75 (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 Whirlpool dishwashers available compared to other dishwasher brands, with only 26 Whirlpool dishwashers currently on the market in the UK. Whirlpool dishwashers also tend to be cheaper than most other dishwasher brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Dishwashers
Average Price £452
Price Distribution of All Dishwashers
No. Of Dishwashers
Average Price £423
Price Distribution of Whirlpool Dishwashers
What Do the Whirlpool Dishwasher Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Whirlpool dishwasher to work out the average distribution of reviews for Whirlpool and then compared this to the other dishwasher brands.
Whirlpool has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its dishwashers than most other brands.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 92% of user reviews for Whirlpool dishwashers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 98% and 90% respectively across all Dishwasher brands.
Purchasers of Whirlpool dishwashers frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use and robust.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Whirlpool dishwashers by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other dishwasher brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Whirlpool Dishwashers Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for a Whirlpool dishwasher. The table below compares the number of awards received by Whirlpool to other popular dishwasher brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 23,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Whirlpool dishwashers. 20 of these reviews mention reliability of which 97% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Whirlpool dishwasher owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
97% of reviewers think Whirlpool dishwashers are reliable.
So, most people think that Whirlpool dishwashers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Whirlpool dishwashers that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
its sturdy drawers seems to have tardis-like capabilities when it comes to fitting in the large amount of pots
Mediocre Build Quality
Features to Look Out For On Whirlpool Dishwashers
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Whirlpool dishwashers that set them apart from the competition. These include SoftSpikes, Multizone and Time Saver Function.
A great mid range choice, priced at £399 is the Whirlpool WFO3T3236P, which has a Kagoo Score of 82.
Features We Love:
14 place settings
Quieter than average noise level (43dB)
Remaining time indication
A classic and fully featured 14 place setting, quiet dishwasher, with a good price and very low running costs.
A Less Popular Choice
Value for Money
4 Years Old
£750 Over 10 Years
Owners report that Whirlpool WFO3T3236P has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Looking across the entire Whirlpool dishwasher range, the average reviews for all Whirlpool dishwashers are also excellent.
The cheapest price that we could find for the WFO3T3236P in the UK is £399.00 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.
A fully featured and classic 14 place setting, average noise level dishwasher, with low running costs and a fair price. Multiple reviews mentioned that this dishwasher is very well-built and easy to use, and quiet.
Value for Money
3 Years Old
£820 Over 10 Years
Our review analysis indicates that Whirlpool WIC3C26UK has excellent user reviews with an average user rating of 91%. Looking across the entire Whirlpool dishwasher range, the average reviews for all Whirlpool dishwashers are also excellent.
The cheapest price that we could find for the WIC3C26UK in the UK is £342.00 and in total we found 9 prices for it.