Hoover WDXA496A2 vs Hoover WDXAC6852B
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Hoover WDXA496A2vsHoover WDXAC6852B

Hoover WDXA496A2

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

Hoover WDXA496A2

£399.99
Our Verdict:
A cheap and very economical to run 9kg capacity washer dryer, with great features
87
Value for Money
Very Good
85
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
4 Years Old
88
Running Costs
£630 Over 10 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
9kg 6kg No 1,400 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 1,400 RPM
Release Date Feb 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Hoover WDXAC6852B

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 8kg capacity washer dryer
79
Features
Good Features
70
Age
4 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£710 Over 10 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
8kg 5kg No 1,600 RPM Feb 2014 A
Washing Capacity Drying Capacity Load Balancing System Maximum Spin Speed Release Date Energy Efficiency
Washing Capacity 8kg
Drying Capacity 5kg
Load Balancing System No
Maximum Spin Speed 1,600 RPM
Release Date Feb 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Hoover WDXA496A2

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

Hoover WDXA496A2

£399.99
Our Verdict:
A cheap and very economical to run 9kg capacity washer dryer, with great features
87
Value for Money
Very Good
85
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
4 Years Old
88
Running Costs
£630 Over 10 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
9kg 6kg No 1,400 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 1,400 RPM
Release Date Feb 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Hoover WDXAC6852B

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 8kg capacity washer dryer
79
Features
Good Features
70
Age
4 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£710 Over 10 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
8kg 5kg No 1,600 RPM Feb 2014 A
Washing Capacity Drying Capacity Load Balancing System Maximum Spin Speed Release Date Energy Efficiency
Washing Capacity 8kg
Drying Capacity 5kg
Load Balancing System No
Maximum Spin Speed 1,600 RPM
Release Date Feb 2014
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

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£399.99
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Reasons For

Hoover WDXA496A2 Hoover WDXAC6852B
3 Reasons For
12% Larger Washing Capacity
The Hoover WDXA496A2 has a washing capacity of 9kg. That's 1kg larger than the Hoover WDXAC6852B (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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Larger Drying Capacity
The Hoover WDXA496A2 is a 6kg drying capacity washer dryer. That's 1kg larger than the Hoover WDXAC6852B (5kg).

The total amount of clothes that can be put in the tumble dryer or washer/dryer in a single dry.

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

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£80 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Hoover WDXA496A2 only costs £629 to run whereas the Hoover WDXAC6852B costs £708 to run (13% more).
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200 RPM Higher Maximum Spin Speed
The Hoover WDXAC6852B is a 1,600 RPM spin speed washer dryer, whereas the Hoover WDXA496A2 is only a 1,400 RPM spin speed washer dryer (200 RPM lower).

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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2% Lower Spin Noise Level
The Hoover WDXAC6852B is a 77dB spin noise level washer dryer. That's 1dB lower than the Hoover WDXA496A2 (78dB).

This denotes how much noise the washer dryer makes when it's running a spin cycle, measures in decibels (dB).

Less noise makes for a nicer atmosphere while your wash is running, and means the machine is less likely to disturb and annoy people.

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Date Released

Hoover WDXA496A2 Hoover WDXAC6852B
48 months old 48 months old

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.

Drying Capacity

The total amount of clothes that can be put in the tumble dryer or washer/dryer in a single dry.

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

Hoover WDXA496A2 Hoover WDXAC6852B

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.
Hoover WDXA496A2
Hoover
WDXA496A2
45 trees 1.8 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Hoover WDXAC6852B
Hoover
WDXAC6852B
48 trees 1.9 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Hoover WDXA496A2 Hoover WDXAC6852B
Washing Capacity 9kg
BEST
8kg
Drying Capacity 6kg
BEST
5kg
Maximum Spin Speed 1,400 RPM 1,600 RPM
BEST
Wash Noise Level 61dB 61dB
Spin Noise Level 78dB 77dB
BEST
Washing Program 3 3
Drying Noise Level 51dB 51dB
Washing Program
Cold Cold wash Easy iron Extra rinse
 Cold
 Cold wash Easy iron Extra rinse
Cold Cold wash Easy iron Extra rinse
 Cold
 Cold wash Easy iron Extra rinse
Washing & Drying Cycle Time 59 Min 59 Min
Washing Cycle Time 130 Min 130 Min
 
 
 
Power Hoover WDXA496A2 Hoover WDXAC6852B
Energy Efficiency Class
A+++
 A+++
A+++
 A+++
Energy Consumption Per Washing & Drying Cycle 4.85kWh
BEST
5.44kWh
Water Consumption Per Washing & Drying Cycle 130L 115L
BEST
Annual Water Consumption When Washing & Drying 26,000L 23,000L
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption When Washing & Drying 970kWh 1,088kWh
BEST
Water Consumption Per Washing Cycle 49L
BEST
60L
Annual Water Consumption (washing) 9,800L 12,000L
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption (washing) 228kWh
BEST
240kWh
Energy Consumption (washing, Per Cycle) 1.14kWh
BEST
1.2kWh
 
 
 
Other Features Hoover WDXA496A2 Hoover WDXAC6852B
Spin-Drying Class
A
 A
A
 A
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Hoover WDXA496A2 Hoover WDXAC6852B
Height 850mm 850mm
Width 600mm 600mm
Weight 73kg 70.5kg
BEST
Depth 540mm 540mm
Package Height 890mm 890mm
Package Depth 600mm 600mm
Package Width 650mm 650mm

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