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Bosch WAT24649

Bosch WAT24649
93
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
87
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Age
2 Years Old
76
Running Costs
£900 Over 10 Years
79
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but marginally out of date 9kg capacity washing machine, with low running costs. It has a child lock, a foam control system and a dosage assistant and features self-cleaning.
Features We Love:
Big drum capacity (9kg)
Quieter than average noise level (50dB)
Has a child lock
Features self-cleaning
Has a dosage assistant
9kg
CAPACITY
1,200 RPM
MAXIMUM SPIN
SPEED
50dB
NOISE LEVEL
275 Min
CYCLE TIME
152kWh
ANNUAL ENERGY
CONSUMPTION
£904
OVER 10 YEARS
A+++
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Bosch WAT24649 number 531 in medium washing machines and number 947 across all washing machines.

79

79
Kagoo Score
93
Brand Rating
87
Features
84
Age
76
Running Costs

79

79
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 79?

Bosch is an excellent washing machine brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better washing machines are available.
This washing machine has running costs of £900 over 10 years, which is pretty average compared to the other 2,100+ washing machines that we have calculated running costs for.
It has some great features:
Big drum capacity
Quieter than average noise level
Has a child lock
Features self-cleaning

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.

87
Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Big drum capacity
Quieter than average noise level
Has a child lock
Features self-cleaning
Has a dosage assistant
Has a foam control system
Has an AquaStop function
Has a rinse hold
Big drum volume
Washing class rating of A
Slower than average maximum spin speed
Slow cycle time
Does not have a load balancing system
Spin-drying class rating of only B
Big Drum Capacity
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The drum capacity of the WAT24649 of 9kg is bigger than average when compared to most other washing machines. It is bigger than 85% of all washing machines when sorted by this feature. Washing machines have drum capacities of between 1.5kg and 45kg, and the average drum capacity is 7.8kg.

What does "drum capacity" mean? Less Edit
Slower Than Average Maximum Spin Speed

The WAT24649's maximum spin speed of only 1,200 RPM is slower than average when compared to most other washing machines. It is slower than 71% of all washing machines when ranked by this feature. Washing machines have maximum spin speeds of between 100 RPM and 2,800 RPM, and the average maximum spin speed is 1,300 RPM.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level
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The Bosch WAT24649's noise level of only 50dB is quieter than 80% of all washing machines when ranked by this feature. Washing machines have noise levels of between 39dB and 86dB, and the average noise level is 59dB.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Edit
Washing Class Rating of A
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This washing machine has a washing class of A, which is typical of many washing machines.

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Slow Cycle Time

The fastest cycle time of washing machines is 12 min, the slowest is 600 min, and the average cycle time is 210 min. The cycle time of the WAT24649 of 275 min is slower than 87% of all washing machines when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Child Lock
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The WAT24649 has a child lock, as do 61% of washing machines.

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Features Self-Cleaning
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The WAT24649 features self-cleaning. 84% of washing machines do not feature self-cleaning.

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Has a Dosage Assistant
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The Bosch WAT24649 has a dosage assistant, which is unusual. 93% of washing machines do not have a dosage assistant.

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Has a Foam Control System
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The WAT24649 has a foam control system. 74% of washing machines do not have a foam control system.

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Does Not Have a Load Balancing System

The WAT24649 does not have a load balancing system, although it is worth noting that 66% of washing machines also do not have a load balancing system.

What is a load balancing system? Less Edit
Has an AquaStop Function
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The WAT24649 has an AquaStop function. 80% of washing machines do not have an AquaStop function.

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Has a Rinse Hold

The WAT24649 has a rinse hold. 86% of washing machines do not have a rinse hold.

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Big Drum Volume

The drum volumes of washing machines range from 19L to 150L, and the average drum volume is 58L. The drum volume of the WAT24649 of 63L is in the biggest 28% of all washing machines when sorted by this feature.

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Spin-Drying Class Rating of Only B

This washing machine has an spin-drying class of B, which is the most frequently found spin-drying class on washing machines.

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84
Age

Bosch WAT24649 Release Date

May 2017

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When Are Most New Bosch Washing Machines Released?

Over the last 3 years we couldn't see any evident trend in the release month for new Bosch washing machines.

21 new Bosch washing machines were released in April 2018 making it the biggest month that year for new Bosch washing machine releases. The biggest month in 2017 for new Bosch washing machine releases was September, with 22 new Bosch washing machines released that month. In July 2016, 74 new Bosch washing machines were released making it the biggest month that year for new Bosch washing machine releases.

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How Fast Do Bosch Washing Machine Prices Drop After Release?

Most washing machines drop in price by 3% in the first 6 months after release, however Bosch washing machines tend to depreciate faster.

New Bosch washing machines drop in price by an average of 6% in the first 6 months after they wer first released. That means that on a typical Bosch washing machine costing £419 you could save on average £25 by waiting 6 months before buying.

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Running Costs

Bosch WAT24649 Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the WAT24649 is £900, which is pretty average compared to the other 2,100+ washing machines that we checked.

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Electricity cost when switched on £390
Electricity cost when on standby £4
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Water cost when switched on £510
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Total running cost over 10 years
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Europen European Energy Rating
1.8T
Running this washing machine over 10 years will generate 1.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
46
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 46 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
497
Running this washing machine over 10 years will use 134,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 497 baths.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Bosch WAT24649. However we have checked the rating of all Bosch washing machines and the average score is 93.2%.

Bosch WAT24649 Specification

Key Features
Drum Capacity
Noise Level
Maximum Spin Speed
Performance
Load Balancing System
Washing Class
Cycle Time
Noise Level (Wash)
Rinse Hold
Foam Control System
AquaStop Function
Spin-Drying Class
Spin Noise Level
Residual Moisture
Washing Programs
Quick Washing Program
Allergie Washing Program
Pre-Wash Program
Eco Washing Program
Delicate/silk Washing Program
Cold Washing Program
Design
Drum Volume
Colour
Loading Type
Built-in Display
Case Design
Door Hinge
Control Type
Display Type
Cable Length
Cord Length
Ergonomics
Child Lock
Self-Cleaning
Adjustable Feet
Feet Adjustment
Dosage Assistant
Power
Annual Energy Consumption (Washing)
Energy Consumption Per Cycle
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Water Consumption (Washing)
Energy Consumption (Off)
Power Consumption (Off)
Connected Load
Current Rating
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Current
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Depth (With Door Open)

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

bosch wat24649it

Barcodes

 04242005032549

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