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AEG L8FBE961R

AEG L8FBE961R
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Reviews
3 Reviews
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Features
Fully-Featured
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Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
78
Age
2 Years Old
83
Running Costs
£730 Over 10 Years
78
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A breathtakingly fast maximum spin speed and excellently reviewed 9kg capacity washing machine, with very low running costs and spec.
9kg 51dB 1,600 RPM A Jul 2016 A+++
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the AEG L8FBE961R number 258 in medium washing machines and number 810 across all washing machines.

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Kagoo Score
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Reviews
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Features
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Age
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Looking across the entire Bush washing machine range, the average reviews for all Bush washing machines are also excellent.
This washing machine is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer washing machines with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest washing machines 2018.
This AEG washing machine has running costs of £730 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,887 washing machines that we have compared it to. View all energy saving washing machines.
The L8FBE961R has some great features:
Bigger than average drum capacity
Faster than average maximum spin speed
Quieter than average noise level
Has a rinse hold

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each washing machine by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the washing machine is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec washing machines come to market, the older washing machines will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Reviews

Average Review Score

4.7 stars (4 reviews).

75%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the AEG L8FBE961R?

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One Purchaser Said That the Product Was Fairly Priced.
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Two Owners Thought it Was Robust.
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One Buyer Mentioned That it Was a Great Size.
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Two Owners Wrote in Their Review That the AEG L8FBE961R Was Carefully Designed.
One Purchaser Said That the AEG L8FBE961R Had Nice Technical Features.
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One Customer Thought it Had Been Designed With Environmental Issues in Mind.
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One Buyer Thought it Had an OK Noise Level.
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How Good Are AEG Washing Machines?

We have checked 90 expert reviews and 26,633 user reviews for washing machines available online and used this data to determine an average rating for AEG washing machines of 86%. This makes AEG the 11th best washing machine brand according to customer reviews.

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Features

Key Features

Bigger Than Average Drum Capacity
Faster Than Average Maximum Spin Speed
Quieter Than Average Noise Level
A Washing Class
Has a Rinse Hold
Has a Child Lock
Has a Sensor Program Selection
Has a Rinse Plus Function
Bigger Than Average Drum Capacity
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The drum capacity of the L8FBE961R of 9kg is bigger than average when compared to most other washing machines. It is in the biggest 11% of all washing machines when ranked by this feature. The smallest drum capacity of washing machines is 1.5kg, the biggest is 18kg, and the average drum capacity is 7.8kg.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Spin Speed
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Across all the washing machines the maximum spin speeds range from 100 RPM to 2,800 RPM, and the average maximum spin speed is 1,300 RPM. The maximum spin speed of the L8FBE961R of 1,600 RPM is faster than 94% of all washing machines when ranked by this feature.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level
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The noise level of the L8FBE961R of only 51dB is in the quietest 24% of all washing machines when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of washing machines is 39dB, the loudest is 86dB, and the average noise level is 58dB.

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A Washing Class
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This washing machine has an A washing class, which is the most frequently found washing class on washing machines. §.

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Has a Rinse Hold

The AEG L8FBE961R has a rinse hold, unlike 88% of washing machines which do not have a rinse hold.

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Has a Child Lock
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The L8FBE961R has a child lock. 53% of washing machines also have a child lock.

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Has a Sensor Program Selection

The L8FBE961R has a sensor program selection, unlike 94% of washing machines which do not have a sensor program selection.

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Has a Rinse Plus Function

The L8FBE961R has a Rinse Plus function, which is unusual. 74% of washing machines do not have a Rinse Plus function.

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Age

Release Date

This washing machine was released in July 2016.

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When Are Most New AEG Washing Machines Released?

We looked at the release dates for new AEG washing machines over the last 3 years, but couldn't see any obvious trend. Last year most new AEG washing machines were released in May, with 18 new AEG washing machines released that month. September was the biggest month in 2016 for new AEG washing machines, with 44 new AEG washing machines released that month. In December 2015 42 new AEG washing machines were released making it the biggest month that year for new AEG washing machine releases.

How Fast Do AEG Washing Machine Prices Drop After Release?

Most washing machines drop in price by 4% in the first 6 months after release, however AEG washing machines tend to depreciate faster. On average, in the first 6 months after release, AEG washing machines drop in price by 7%. That means that on a typical AEG washing machine costing £444 you could save on average £33 by waiting 6 months before buying.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 10 year running cost of the L8FBE961R is £730 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,887 washing machines.

Running Costs

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Electricity cost when switched on £308.15
Electricity cost when on standby £0.00
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Water cost when switched on £490.81
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Total running cost over 10 years £798.96
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Energy Rating
1.4T
Running this washing machine over 10 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 36 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
479
Running this washing machine over 10 years will use 129,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 479 baths.

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Manufacturer's Description

AEG OkoMix Technology L8FBE961R Free Standing Washing Machine in White.

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AEG L8FBE961R Specification

Key Features
Drum Capacity
Noise Level
Maximum Spin Speed
Performance
Washing Class
Noise Level (Wash)
Adjustable Temperature
Adjustable Spin Speed
Rinse Hold
Rinse Plus Function
Half-Load Function
Spin-Drying Class
Delayed Start Timer
Spin Noise Level
Maximum Delay Start
Easy Iron Function
Washing Programs
Quick Washing Program
Steam Washing Program
Pre-Wash Program
Delicate/silk Washing Program
Cotton Washing Program
Spin Only Program
Wool Washing Program
Design
Colour
Loading Type
Case Design
Control Type
Display Type
Water Fill
Ergonomics
Child Lock
Sensor Program Selection
Remaining Time Indication
Power
Annual Energy Consumption (Washing)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Water Consumption (Washing)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Other Features
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Fuzzy Logic Controls
Number of Programs

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

l8fbe961r l8fbe961r

Barcodes

07332543546664

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