Candy GVW596LWC vs Hotpoint WDPG8640G
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Candy GVW596LWCvsHotpoint WDPG8640G

Candy GVW596LWC

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Candy GVW596LWC

£395.00
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and fully featured 9kg capacity washer dryer, but representing only average value for money
62
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
4 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£430 Over 10 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
9kg 6kg No 1,500 RPM Feb 2014 A
Washing Capacity Drying Capacity Load Balancing System Maximum Spin Speed Release Date Energy Efficiency
Washing Capacity 9kg
Drying Capacity 6kg
Load Balancing System No
Maximum Spin Speed 1,500 RPM
Release Date Feb 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Hotpoint WDPG8640G

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run but marginally out of date 8kg capacity washer dryer, with good features but representing only average value for money
68
Value for Money
Good
77
Features
Good Features
82
Age
2 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£660 Over 10 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
8kg 6kg 3 1,400 RPM Feb 2016 A
Washing Capacity Drying Capacity Drying Program Maximum Spin Speed Release Date Energy Efficiency
Washing Capacity 8kg
Drying Capacity 6kg
Drying Program 3
Maximum Spin Speed 1,400 RPM
Release Date Feb 2016
Energy Efficiency A
Candy GVW596LWC

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Candy GVW596LWC

£395.00
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and fully featured 9kg capacity washer dryer, but representing only average value for money
62
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
4 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£430 Over 10 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
9kg 6kg No 1,500 RPM Feb 2014 A
Washing Capacity Drying Capacity Load Balancing System Maximum Spin Speed Release Date Energy Efficiency
Washing Capacity 9kg
Drying Capacity 6kg
Load Balancing System No
Maximum Spin Speed 1,500 RPM
Release Date Feb 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Hotpoint WDPG8640G

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run but marginally out of date 8kg capacity washer dryer, with good features but representing only average value for money
68
Value for Money
Good
77
Features
Good Features
82
Age
2 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£660 Over 10 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
8kg 6kg 3 1,400 RPM Feb 2016 A
Washing Capacity Drying Capacity Drying Program Maximum Spin Speed Release Date Energy Efficiency
Washing Capacity 8kg
Drying Capacity 6kg
Drying Program 3
Maximum Spin Speed 1,400 RPM
Release Date Feb 2016
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
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£395.00
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£461.99
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£499.99
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Reasons For

Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
4 Reasons For
Larger Washing Capacity
Candy GVW596LWC is 9kg capacity. That's 1kg larger than the Hotpoint WDPG8640G (8kg).

The amount of clothes that the washer dryer drum can hold during its washing cycle.

A bigger drum capacity means that the washing machine can hold more clothes at once.

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7% Higher Maximum Spin Speed
Candy GVW596LWC is 1,500 RPM spin speed. That's 100 RPM higher than the Hotpoint WDPG8640G (1,400 RPM).

The quickest that the washer dryer can spin, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM).

A faster spin speed means the clothes will have water spun out of them faster and more efficiently - making the overall wash time shorter.

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Cheaper by £67
The Candy GVW596LWC is £66.99 cheaper than the Hotpoint WDPG8640G.
Cheaper to Run by £226 Over Five Years
Over five years the Candy GVW596LWC is £226 cheaper to run than the Hotpoint WDPG8640G.
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3 Reasons For
16 Washing Programs
The Hotpoint WDPG8640G is a 16 washing program washer dryer, whereas the Candy GVW596LWC only has six washing programs.

The number of different washing programs that the washer-dryer comes installed with.

More washing programs make the machine more versatile, and mean it can handle lots of different types of clothing.

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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this washer dryer.
Better Brand
Hotpoint washer dryers have an average rating of 80.2%, whereas Candy has an average rating of 4.8%.

Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating

Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
1 review

Average Brand Rating

Hotpoint has a better average brand rating than Candy. The average brand rating for Hotpoint is 80.17% based on 804 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Candy is 4.76% based on 21 reviews.
Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
Candy

5

5

Based on 21 reviews
Hotpoint

80

80

Based on 804 reviews

Date Released

Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
49 months old 24 months old Best

Manufacturer's Warranty

Key Features

Washing Capacity

The amount of clothes that the washer dryer drum can hold during its washing cycle.

A bigger drum capacity means that the washing machine can hold more clothes at once.

Maximum Spin Speed

The quickest that the washer dryer can spin, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM).

A faster spin speed means the clothes will have water spun out of them faster and more efficiently - making the overall wash time shorter.

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Washer dryer running costs calculated based on an average of 5 washes per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the washer dryer, the electricity standby cost and the total water cost. Compare all energy saving washer dryers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these washer dryers 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.
Candy GVW596LWC
Candy
GVW596LWC
54 trees 2.1 tonnes CO2
Hotpoint WDPG8640G
Hotpoint
WDPG8640G
41 trees 1.6 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
Washing Capacity 9kg
BEST
8kg
Drying Capacity 6kg 6kg
Drying Program Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Maximum Spin Speed 1,500 RPM
BEST
1,400 RPM
Wash Noise Level 60dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Spin Noise Level 75dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Washing Program 6 16
BEST
Washing Class
A
 A
A
 A
Drying Noise Level 57dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Residual Moisture Unknown - Click to provide data 44%
Drying Program
Easy iron Cotton
Synthetic
 Easy iron
 Cotton
 Synthetic
Easy iron Cotton
Synthetic
 Easy iron
 Cotton
 Synthetic
Washing Program
Aqua plus Delay start Easy iron Stain Blaster
 Aqua plus Delay start Easy iron Stain Blaster
Aqua plus Delay start Easy iron Stain Blaster
 Aqua plus Delay start Easy iron Stain Blaster
Washing & Drying Cycle Time 59 Min Unknown - Click to provide data
Washing Cycle Time 240 Min Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
Energy Efficiency Class
A+++
 A+++
A+++
 A+++
Energy Consumption Per Washing & Drying Cycle 6.12kWh 4.81kWh
BEST
Water Consumption Per Washing & Drying Cycle 130L Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Water Consumption When Washing & Drying 24,000L 12,000L
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption When Washing & Drying 1,290kWh
BEST
208kWh
Water Consumption Per Washing Cycle 60L Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Water Consumption (washing) 234L Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption (washing) 272kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Consumption (washing, Per Cycle) 1.17kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Other Features Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
Spin-Drying Class
A
 A
A
 A
 
 
 
Design Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
Drum Volume Unknown - Click to provide data 58L
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Candy GVW596LWC Hotpoint WDPG8640G
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 850mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 595mm
Weight 73kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 540mm
Package Height 890mm 890mm
Package Depth 650mm 650mm
Package Width 650mm 640mm
BEST

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