If you are wondering how Rowenta irons compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 1,100 irons by objectively and impartially analysing over 15,000 user and expert reviews and 30+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Rowenta are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular irons. Their irons start at £22 for the DW7110 which has a power of 2,700W, a steam generating capacity of 40g/min and is a traditional iron and go up to £280 for the DG8962 which has a power of 2,400W, a steam generating capacity of 120g/min and is a steam iron. The average price of a new Rowenta iron is £80.
Rowenta are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular irons.
Is Rowenta the Best Iron Brand?
So are Rowenta irons any good? We give every iron a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all irons we are able to impartially rank all the iron brands.
Rowenta is ranked the No. 7 best iron brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Rowenta is the 7th best iron brand out there.
Let's look at how Rowenta irons compare to the other iron brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All iron Brands
Rowenta have better reviews than the typical iron brand, with the average rating of a Rowenta iron being 70%. Rowenta also have a number of great features including Microsteam400 Soleplate and Silence Steam Technology which sets them apart from the competition.
The average review score for a Rowenta iron is 70%.
There's a smaller selection of Rowenta irons available compared to other iron brands, with only 15 Rowenta irons currently on the market in the UK. Rowenta irons also tend to be more expensive than most other iron brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Rowenta iron is £49 (based on a person typically using an iron for 2 hours per week), which makes them less efficient than most other iron brands.
No. Of Irons
Average Price £77
Price Distribution of All Irons
No. Of Irons
Average Price £80
Price Distribution of Rowenta Irons
What Do the Rowenta Iron Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Rowenta iron to work out the average distribution of reviews for Rowenta and then compared this to the other iron brands.
Rowenta has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its irons than most other brands.
Over 50% of expert reviews and 81% of user reviews for Rowenta irons are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 87% respectively across all Iron brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Rowenta irons by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other iron brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Rowenta Irons Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for a Rowenta iron. The table below compares the number of awards received by Rowenta to other popular iron brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 15,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Rowenta irons. 10 of these reviews mention reliability of which 77% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Rowenta iron owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
77% of reviewers think Rowenta irons are reliable.
So, most people think that Rowenta irons are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Rowenta irons that mention reliability:
Very well made
seems well made
Very reliable iron
I cant comment on the durability of this iron because I havent had it long enough
If you're looking for a high end Rowenta iron then the Rowenta DW9240 takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 77, but is a bit more expensive at £124.91.
Features We Love:
Big water tank capacity (0.4L)
Many steam generating capacity (65g/min)
Vertical steam function
Steam boost function
Supports variable steam function
Multiple reviews mentioned that this iron isgood-looking but it doesn't have a large water tank. It's a fully featured and classic 3,100W steam generator iron, with reasonable running costs. It has a steam boost function, a vertical steam function and an anti-drip function and is self-cleaning.
A Less Popular Choice
Value for Money
7 Years Old
£310 Over 5 Years
Multiple reviews mentioned that Rowenta DW9240 has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 87%.
REVIEW plancha ROWENTA steamforce DW9240 , Español
The cheapest price that we could find for the DW9240 in the UK is £124.91 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.