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Miele WMF121

£1,249.00
Miele WMF121
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Reviews
73 Reviews
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Features
Fully-Featured
76
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
49
Value for Money
Average
75
Age
2 Years Old
82
Running Costs
£740 Over 10 Years
79
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A top-quality and top-rated 8kg capacity washing machine, with very low running costs and one of the quietest noise levels around.
8kg 47dB 1,600 RPM Yes Apr 2016 A+++
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With excellent features and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Miele WMF121 number 220 in medium washing machines and number 359 across all washing machines.

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Kagoo Score
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Reviews
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Features
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Popularity
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Age
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Running Costs

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 85%, based on 73 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 Miele washing machine has running costs of £740 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 WMF121 has some great features:
Faster than average maximum spin speed
Quieter than average noise level
Faster than average cycle time
Has a child lock
CapDosing<br>The perfect addition for special applications
QuickPowerWash
Stain option
PowerWash 2.0

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

4.3 stars (73 reviews).

66%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the Miele WMF121?

Price
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Nine Out of Ten People Thought the Product Was Fairly Priced.
The Vast Majority of People Thought the Product Had a Good Design.
Most Owners Wrote in Their Review That This Washing Machine Was Not Hard to Use.
33 Owners Said That the Product Had Nice Technical Features.
The Vast Majority of Buyers Wrote in Their Review That it Was a Bit Noisy.

How Good Are Miele Washing Machines?

We have evaluated 90 expert reviews and 26,633 user reviews for washing machines and used this information to calculate an average rating for Miele washing machines of 83%. This makes Miele the 12th best washing machine brand according to customer reviews.

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Features

Key Features

Average Drum Capacity
Faster Than Average Maximum Spin Speed
Quieter Than Average Noise Level
A Washing Class
Faster Than Average Cycle Time
Has a Child Lock
Has a Load Balancing System
Has a Foam Control System
Average Drum Capacity
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The Miele WMF121's drum capacity of 8kg is fairly standard compared to most other washing machines. It is bigger than 39% of all washing machines when sorted by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Spin Speed
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The maximum spin speed of the Miele WMF121 of 1,600 RPM is very fast compared to most other washing machines. It is faster than 98% of all washing machines when sorted by this feature. The slowest maximum spin speed of washing machines is 100 RPM, the fastest is 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 Miele WMF121's noise level of only 47dB is very quiet compared to most other washing machines. It is quieter than 96% of all washing machines when ranked 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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Faster Than Average Cycle Time
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The cycle time of the Miele WMF121 of only 179 min is faster than average when compared to most other washing machines. It is in the fastest 20% of all washing machines when sorted by this feature. Across all the washing machines the cycle times range from 12 min to 600 min, and the average cycle time is 210 min.

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Has a Child Lock
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The Miele WMF121 has a child lock. 53% of washing machines also have a child lock.

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Has a Load Balancing System
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The Miele WMF121 has a load balancing system, which is unusual. 69% of washing machines do not have a load balancing system.

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Has a Foam Control System

The Miele WMF121 has a foam control system. 75% of washing machines do not have a foam control system.

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Popularity

Popularity

The Miele WMF121 is currently ranked number 359 across all washing machines.
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Age

Release Date

This Miele washing machine was released in April 2016.

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How Fast Do Miele Washing Machine Prices Drop After Release?

Miele washing machines tend to depreciate slower than most washing machines. Most washing machines drop in price by 4% in the first 6 months after release. On average Miele washing machines drop in price by 3% in the first 6 months after release. On a typical new Miele washing machine costing £444, by waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average £14.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The WMF121 is typical compared to the other 1,887 washing machines that we have analysed for 10 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 10 year running cost of the WMF121 is £740.

Running Costs

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Electricity cost when switched on £351.80
Electricity cost when on standby £3.27
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Water cost when switched on £449.91
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Total running cost over 10 years £804.98
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Energy Rating
1.6T
Running this washing machine over 10 years will generate 1.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 42 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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Running this washing machine over 10 years will use 118,000 litres of water. That's the same as having 439 baths.

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Manufacturer's Description

CapDosing.

The perfect addition for special applications.

Dispense special detergents, fabric conditioners and additives using portioned capsules.

QuickPowerWash

Fast and thorough: clean laundry in less than 1 hour.

Stain option

Select from various types of stains: The machine adjusts the wash programme and gives you tips in the display.

PowerWash 2.0

Clean, quick and especially energy-efficient for small loads.

SoftSteam honeycomb drum

Perfectly cared for laundry in less time: The Pre-ironing or Steam smoothing option smoothes garments in the drum.

Tested for 20 years equivalent usage

Unique quality: Thanks to extensive tests Miele products last a particularly long time.

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Miele WMF121 Specification

Key Features
Drum Capacity
Noise Level
Maximum Spin Speed
Performance
Load Balancing System
Washing Class
Cycle Time
Noise Level (Wash)
Foam Control System
Spin-Drying Class
Delayed Start Timer
Spin Noise Level
Washing Programs
Maximum Delay Start
Residual Moisture
Washing Programs
Quick Washing Program
Hand/wool Washing Program
Black Washing Program
Allergie Washing Program
Sport Washing Program
Pre-Wash Program
Jeans Washing Program
Intensive/outdoor Washing Program
Easy Care Washing Program
Delicate/silk Washing Program
Cotton Washing Program
Cold Washing Program
Blouse/shirt Washing Program
Design
Colour
Loading Type
Built-in Display
Case Design
Dispenser Tray Type
Door Hinge
Control Type
Tub Material
Drum Material
Cord Length
Ergonomics
Child Lock
Remaining Time Indication
Buzzer
LED Programme Stage Indicator
Power
Annual Energy Consumption (Washing)
Energy Consumption Per Cycle
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Water Consumption (Washing)
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

miele miewshwmf121w, miele 1600spin, miele wmf121, 11mf1213d

Barcodes

04002515367384, 04002515619698, 04002515634196, 04002515641262, 04002515688786

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