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Candy GVS169DC3
GVS169DC3B

£209.00
Candy GVS169DC3
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41 Reviews
86
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
98
Value for Money
Excellent
77
Age
2 Years Old
56
Running Costs
£950 Over 10 Years
88
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A best selling and low cost 9kg capacity washing machine, with ok running costs and one of the biggest drum capacities available.
9kg 60dB 1,600 RPM A Jul 2016 A+++
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Candy GVS169DC3 Price History

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price (excluding ex-display prices) has dropped from £259 to £209 in the last 9 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.

There is a 90% chance that the price of the Candy GVS169DC3 will go up in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices will increase by up to £44 over this period.

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Representing excellent value for money and with outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Candy GVS169DC3 number 7 in medium washing machines, number 10 across all washing machines and number 15 in best selling washing machines.

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Kagoo Score
95
Reviews
87
Features
92
Popularity
98
Value for Money
78
Age
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Running Costs

88

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 88?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 90%, based on 41 reviews. 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 Candy washing machine has running costs of £950 over 10 years, which puts it in the most expensive 11% of all 1,887 washing machines that we have compared it to. View all energy saving washing machines.
The GVS169DC3 is one of the best selling washing machines currently on the market. View best selling washing machines October 2018.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average drum capacity
Faster than average maximum spin speed
Has a Rinse Plus function

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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Average Review Score

4.5 stars (135 reviews)

73%

of Customers Would Recommend
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98 Reviews
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What Are People Saying About the Candy GVS169DC3?

Ease of Use
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Spin Efficiency
3
4
Price
17
0
Noise Level
11
6
Size and Weight
13
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Capacity
12
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Wash Efficiency
4
0
Features
8
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Design
8
1
Robustness
3
1
Support
1
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How Good Are Candy Washing Machines?

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Features

Key Features

Bigger Than Average Drum Capacity
Faster Than Average Maximum Spin Speed
Louder Than Average Noise Level
A Washing Class
Has a Rinse Plus Function
Bigger Than Average Drum Capacity
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The average drum capacity of all washing machines is 7.8kg, with the smallest being 1.5kg and the biggest being 18kg. The drum capacity of the Candy GVS169DC3 of 9kg is in the biggest 10% of all washing machines when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Spin Speed
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The maximum spin speeds of washing machines range from 100 RPM to 2,800 RPM, and the average maximum spin speed is 1,300 RPM. The maximum spin speed of the GVS169DC3 of 1,600 RPM is faster than 95% of all washing machines when ranked by this feature.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The GVS169DC3's noise level of 60dB is louder than average when compared to most other washing machines. It is in the loudest 30% of all washing machines when sorted by this feature. The noise levels of washing machines range from 39dB to 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 typical of many washing machines. §.

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Has a Rinse Plus Function

The GVS169DC3 has a Rinse Plus function, which is unusual. 74% of washing machines do not have a Rinse Plus function.

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Popularity

Popularity

The Candy GVS169DC3 is currently ranked number 10 across all washing machines.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A washing machine with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

The price (excluding ex-display prices) has dropped from £259 to £209 in the last 9 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Age

Release Date

Candy released the GVS169DC3 in July 2016.

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When Are Most New Candy Washing Machines Released?

The most common period for new Candy washing machines to be released in is between August and October. That means that most of the latest Candy washing machine technology was released in within the last 3 months, and now is good time to buy. Last year most new Candy washing machines were released in October, with 16 new Candy washing machines released that month. The biggest month in 2016 for new Candy washing machine releases was August, with 34 new Candy washing machines released that month. Seven new Candy washing machines were released in March 2015 making it the biggest month that year for new Candy washing machine releases.

How Fast Do Candy Washing Machine Prices Drop After Release?

Candy washing machines tend to depreciate faster than most washing machines. Most washing machines drop in price by 4% in the first 6 months after release. In the first 6 months after release, Candy washing machines drop in price by 7% on average. On a typical new Candy washing machine costing £444, by waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average £33.

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Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the GVS169DC3 is £950, which is in the most expensive 11% of all 1,887 washing machines.

Running Costs

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Electricity cost when switched on £559.80
Electricity cost when on standby £0.00
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Water cost when switched on £477.17
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Total running cost over 10 years £1,036.97
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Energy Rating
2.5T
Running this washing machine over 10 years will generate 2.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 66 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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Running this washing machine over 10 years will use 126,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 466 baths.

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Manufacturer's Description

Candy Grand.

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Candy GVS169DC3 Specification

Key Features
Drum Capacity
Noise Level
Maximum Spin Speed
Performance
Washing Class
Noise Level (Wash)
Adjustable Temperature
Adjustable Spin Speed
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
Hand/wool Washing Program
Sport Washing Program
Pre-Wash Program
Intensive/outdoor Washing Program
Eco Washing 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
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

31008670 gvs169dc3r, candy gvs169dc3b180, 31007865 gvs169dc3b, 31007864 gvs169dc3, candy gvs169dc3rgh, candy gvs169dc3bbk, candy gvs169dc3wh, candy e154683, candy p261

Barcodes

00000031007864, 00000031007865, 00000031008670, 08016361940390, 08016361940406, 08016361965775

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