Bosch WVG30461GBEUR


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Bosch WVG30461GBEUR

Bosch WVG30461GB
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A fully featured and very highly rated 8kg capacity washing machine, with moderate running costs but representing only average value for money
8kg 52dB 1,500 RPM White Jan 2016 A
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Bosch WVG30461GB Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Bosch WVG30461GB number 265 in washing machines for small families and number 385 across all washing machines.
319 Reviews
Value for Money
2 Years Old
Running Costs
£4,600 Over 10 Years
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this washer to others. LG washing machines also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this washer is slightly out of date, and newer washers with more up to date technology are available. View the latest washers 2018.
This washing machine has running costs of £4,600 over 10 years, which puts it in the most expensive 2% of all 914 washers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving washers.
Customers report product quality, it is easy to use and noise level.
It has some great features:
Faster than average maximum spin speed
Quieter than average noise level
Has a child lock
Has a foam control system
The washer dryer with the best energy efficiency: washes and dries economically. - ecosilence drive: extremely energy-efficient and quiet in operation with an especially long life
Allergy+/ECARF quality seal: specially developed for the needs of allergy sufferers
HygieneCare: washing programme with high dry temperature pre-treatment for hygienic fabric care
VarioPerfect: takes 65% less time or uses 50% less energy delivers total flexibility

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £599.99 at Gillmans 83 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 54% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the Bosch WVG30461GB?

The Bosch WVG30461GB is 600mm wide and 850mm tall. It is 590mm deep

Bosch WVG30461GB front dimensions

Bosch WVG30461GB In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 319 owner reviews the average owner rating of this washer is 86 out of 100. 157 reviewers (83% of all reviewers) gave this washing machine either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Great Product Quality

12 people who reviewed it wrote that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

25 owners who bought it wrote that it was easy to use and five people agreed that it was easy to use the menus.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

84 owners who bought it thought it was quiet.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Nine customers reckoned that the product was good value for money.

Users Report Good Environmental Credentials

Two owners said in their reviews that this washing machine was good in terms of power usage.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Seven customers agreed that it was well made.

Users Report Excellent Design

Three owners wrote in their reviews that it was good looking.

Customers Report Good Technical Features

Four owners who bought it concluded that it had good features.

Very Good Brand

We checked 669 user and expert reviews (including 664 verified purchases) for Bosch washers and found that on average Bosch has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Bosch washing machine would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Superior Technical Guidance

Nine customers wrote that the product had good technical guidance.

  • It is good and bad, instructions are not very clear if you want to customise a programme…
    Vs38 ( - November 2016
  • Instructions were poor and things that you should be told in the first instance should be on the first page of instruction booklet…
  • This machine would be great if the instructions and controls were at all intuitive or simple…
  • The instruction manual looks like it was written by an engineer…
  • The icons are small and not obvious and the instructions don't follow a sensible order…
  • The only thing not quite clear from the instructions was the procedure for changing the spin speed (unlike with the temperature…
  • The instructions are quite clear, tap a couple of buttons…
  • Some of the instructions are not clear in the manual…
    Mis Fitz ( - November 2016
  • There are two down sides, one is the instruction manual which is not easy to understand, so for me it's pretty much trial…
  • Instructions are awful…

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews, very good features and is under 2 years old, however at £629.99 it is more expensive than 80% of washers.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The WVG30461GB is one of the less economic to run washers that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the WVG30461GB will cost £4,600 over 10 years to run.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This washer was released in January 2016.


Average Drum Capacity

The drum capacity of the WVG30461GB of 8kg is relatively standard compared to most other washing machines. It is bigger than 40% of all washers when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Spin Speed

Across all the washing machines the maximum spin speeds range from 700 RPM to 1,600 RPM, and the average maximum spin speed is 1,300 RPM. The maximum spin speed of the WVG30461GB of 1,500 RPM is faster than average when compared to most other washing machines. It is faster than 87% of all washers when ranked by this feature.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Bosch WVG30461GB of only 52dB is in the quietest 24% of all washers when ordered by this feature. Washers have noise levels of between 41dB and 86dB, and the average noise level is 61dB.

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A Washing Class

This washer has an A washing class, which is the most frequently found washing class on washers.

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Only Nine Washing Programs

Most washers have between 4 and 30 washing programs, including the WVG30461GB which has nine washing programs.

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Has a Child Lock

The WVG30461GB has a child lock, unlike 51% of washing machines which do not have a child lock.

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Has a Foam Control System

The WVG30461GB has a foam control system, unlike 78% of washers which do not have a foam control system.

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