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Bosch WKD28540
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Bosch WKD28540 Washer Dryer

6kg 3kg Left May 2011
Washing Capacity Drying Capacity Load Balancing System Door Hinge Release Date
Gently dries laundry to exactly the degree of dryness you want. Wash 6 kg, dry 3 kg. Freely selectable program for extremely quiet washing. Saves water and costs thanks to a 2-step automatic load... More
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Has a Load Balancing System

Unlike most of the other washer dryers of this age and spec which do not have a load balancing system, the Bosch WKD28540 has a load balancing system.

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Quite Long Cable Length

The average cable length of washer dryers of this age and spec is 1.8m. At 2.2 meters, the WKD28540 has a quite long cable length compared to most of the other similar spec washer dryers that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Low Noise Level (drying)

The Bosch WKD28540 has a fairly low noise level (drying) (only 60 decibels) compared to most of the other small washing capacity washer dryers that have been available for around the same time as the WKD28540. Across all the washer dryers that were released more than two years ago the noise level (drying)s range from 60dB to 69dB.

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Very Low Annual Water Consumption Washing

With an annual water consumption washing of only 9,000 liters, the WKD28540 has one of the lower annual water consumption washings amongst small washing capacity washer dryers of this age. The lowest annual water consumption washing of small washing capacity washer dryers that have been on the market for more than two years is 9,000L, the highest is 36,000L, and the average annual water consumption washing is 13,000L.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Reversible Doors

The WKD28540 does not have a reversible doors. Most of the other washer dryers of this spec and age also do not have a reversible doors.

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Very Narrow Door Opening Angle

At only 95 degrees, the WKD28540 has a quite narrow door opening angle compared to most of the other washer dryers of a comparable age and type to the WKD28540. Washer dryers that are a comparable age to the WKD28540 have door opening angles of between 95° and 180°.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption Washing & Drying

The lowest annual energy consumption washing & drying of washer dryers of a comparable type and age to the WKD28540 is 4.8kWh and the highest is 970kWh. The Bosch WKD28540 has a fairly high annual energy consumption washing & drying (962 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other washer dryers that were released around the same time as the WKD28540.

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Quite Long Cycle Time Washing & Drying

The average cycle time washing & drying of washer dryers of a comparable age and type to the WKD28540 is 170 min, and the cycle time washing & dryings range from 59 min to 350 min. With a cycle time washing & drying of 338 minutes, the WKD28540 has one of the longer cycle time washing & dryings amongst similar spec washer dryers of this age.

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Fairly High Connected Load

The Bosch WKD28540 has a fairly high connected load (2,300 Watts) compared to most of the other small washing capacity washer dryers that were launched more than two years ago. The connected loads of washer dryers of this age and type range from 220W to 2,400W, and the average connected load is 2,000W.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Bosch WKD28540

Average Running Costs

This Bosch washer dryer is rated B for energy efficiency, and the WKD28540 has an average running cost of £2,282 over 3 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 21 washer dryers that have been available for more than two years.

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was over five years ago when Bosch released the WKD28540.

Average Drying Capacity

With a drying capacity of 3 kilograms, the WKD28540 has a relatively standard drying capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec washer dryers that came out more than two years ago.

Washer dryers with a larger drying capacity that might be worth considering include the Whirlpool AWZ 614[plb_1648549_price] (4kg).

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Specification

Performance
Washing Capacity
Drying Capacity
Load Balancing System
Noise Level (drying)
Foam Control System
Noise Level (spin)
Noise Level (wash)
Adjustable Spin Speed
Delay Start (max)
Delayed Start Timer
Washing Class
Minimum Spin Speed
Maximum Spin Speed
AquaStop Function
Cycle Time Washing & Drying
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Energy Consumption Washing & Drying Per Cycle
Water Consumption Washing & Drying Per Cycle
Water Consumption Washing Per Cycle
Connected Load
Annual Water Consumption Washing & Drying
Annual Energy Consumption Washing & Drying
Annual Water Consumption Washing
Annual Energy Consumption Washing
Energy Consumption Washing Per Cycle
AC Input Voltage
Current
AC Input Frequency
Ergonomics
Child Lock
Remaining Time Indication
Door Opening Angle
Cable Length
Design
Loading Type
Certification
Door Hinge
Colour of Product
Drum Volume
Drum Material
Display Type
Built-In Display
Control Type
Case Design
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Width
Weight
Depth
Drying Programs
Quick Drying Program
Washing Programs
Sport Washing Program
Mix Washing Program
Hand/wool Washing Program
Delicate/silk Washing Program
Cold Washing Program

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £2,946.96
Electricity cost when on standby
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kwh per wash
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on £855.70
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litres per wash
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
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Total running cost over 10 years £3,802.66
Running costs for this washer dryer have been estimated based on other similar washer dryers. If you know how much electricity and water the Bosch WKD28540uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
15T
Running this washer dryer over 10 years will generate 15 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
376
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 376 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
913
Running this washer dryer over 10 years will use 246,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 913 baths.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers wkd28540, 231029551, wkd28540f, wkd28540e, bosch 1400, wkd28540eu, WKD28540GB, bosch 6kg3, wkd28540ff, bosch 6kg3k, bosch wash3, bosch 1400r, no wkd28540, bosch wash3k, bosch 1400rp, no wkd28540g, bosch 6kg3kg, code wkd28540, bosch wash3kg, code wkd28351, bosch 1400rpm, no wkd28540gb, code wkd28540g, code wkd28351g, guarantee 6kg3, bosch wkd28540, bosch wkd28540g, code wkd28540gb, code wkd28351gb, guarantee 6kg3k
Barcodes 04242002554044, 04242002554594, 04242002557939, 04242002557946, 4242002554594

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