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LG F1496AD5

76

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LG F1496AD5

£549.99
£369.99 £180 cheaper than 5 days ago
LG F1496
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A good spec and good value for money 8kg capacity washer dryer, with low running costs
8kg 4kg Yes 4 Nov 2012 B
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LG F1496 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the LG F1496 number 65 in washing dryers for small families and number 101 across all washer dryers.
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Value for Money
Very Good
74
Features
Good Features
62
Age
5 Years Old
73
Running Costs
£790 Over 10 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. LG washer dryers also have excellent reviews in general.
This washer dryer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better washer dryers are available. View the latest washer dryers 2018.
It has an energy efficiency classification of B, and its running costs of £790 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 303 washer dryers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving washer dryers.
Customers report it is easy to use.
This LG washer dryer has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an AquaStop function
A washing energy efficiency class
Direct drive motor
Built to last
Wash and dry
Low humidity
Smart diagnosis
Programmes
Smaller than average drying capacity

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LG F1496 Video Reviews

LG F1496 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG Has Excellent Washer Dryer Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all LG washer dryers and found that LG had excellent ratings compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a LG washer dryer would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers thought it was easy to use.

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £369.99 it is in the cheapest 50% of washer dryers.

Price Has Gone Down by £180 (33%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency classification of this washer dryer is B, and the F1496 has an average running cost of £790 over 10 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 303 washer dryers.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

LG released the F1496 in November 2012.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Drying Capacity

The drying capacity of the LG F1496 of only 4kg is smaller than 74% of all washer dryers when ranked by this feature. The smallest drying capacity of washer dryers is 1.3kg, the largest is 17kg, and the average drying capacity is 5.3kg.

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Average Washing Capacity

The washing capacity of the LG F1496 of 8kg is relatively standard compared to most other washer dryers. It is larger than 41% of all washer dryers when ranked by this feature.

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Average Maximum Spin Speed

The LG F1496's maximum spin speed of 1,400 RPM is relatively average compared to most other washer dryers. It is higher than 61% of all washer dryers when ordered by this feature.

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Average Wash Noise Level

The wash noise level of the LG F1496 of 54dB is relatively typical compared to most other washer dryers. It is higher than 56% of all washer dryers when ordered by this feature.

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A Washing Energy Efficiency Class

This washer dryer has an A washing class, which is typical of many washer dryers.

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Has an AquaStop Function

The LG F1496 has an AquaStop function, which is unusual. 82% of washer dryers do not have an AquaStop function.

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Four Drying Programs

Most washer dryers have between 2 and 17 drying programs, including the LG F1496 which has four drying programs.

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A Drying Energy Efficiency

This washer dryer has an A drying class, which is typical of many washer dryers.

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Has a Load Balancing System

The LG F1496 has a load balancing system. 78% of washer dryers do not have a load balancing system.

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Has a Foam Control System

The LG F1496 has a foam control system, unlike 76% of washer dryers which do not have a foam control system.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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Barcodes:

00635131618277, 05017173142883, 06932135326691, 06932135327209, 08806084002044, 08806084008466, 08806084166524, 08806084323217, 08806084350923, 08806084907233

LG F1496AD5

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