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Samsung F500

£325.00
£119.95 £205.05 cheaper than 91 days ago
White Front-Load 62dB 7kg Sep 2015
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Samsung F500 Review

Our Verdict:
A Good Value for Money 62 Decibel 7 Kilogram Washing Machine
Representing very good value for money and with good features, we have ranked the Samsung F500 number 2 across all washing machines.
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29 Reviews + 3 Awards
80
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9 Great Features
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1 Year Old
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£112 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
71
Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has great user reviews but average expert reviews. 83% of buyers recommended this washer to others. This washing machine has received three awards including aProduct Excellence from Ocworkbench.com and aReviewer's Choice from Techarp.com.
At over a year old this washer is slightly out of date, and newer washers with more up to date technology are available.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 washing machines 2017.
The running costs of it of £112 over 5 years are in the cheapest 17% of all 191 latest loud noise level washers that we have compared it to.
Features:
Has a pre-wash function
Has a child lock
Very fast cycle time (quick program)

Should You Buy it Now?

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Samsung F500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Amongst recently released loud noise level washers, this washing machine is one of the most highly awarded.

Three expert review sites all thought that this washer was very good. The author at website Ocworkbench.com gave this Samsung washing machine a "Product Excellence" award, confirming their endorsement and review site Techarp.com gave it a "Reviewer's Choice" award and said it was superb. This washer also received an Expert Reviews "Best Buy" award.

Expert Reviews Are Poor

The average expert rating of this washer is 61 out of 100 based on five expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, asia.cnet.com, phonearena.com and CNET.com.au. If all the recently released similar spec washers are ranked by average expert review score then this washing machine is in the bottom 25%.

User Reviews Are Good

Based on 24 user reviews this washer has an average user rating of 81 out of 100. 10 reviewers (79% of all reviewers) gave this washing machine either 4 or 5 stars and 83% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Difficult to Use

Two people said in their reviews that it was not easy to use.

  • Too expensive; phone screen is too small; media player interface is not intuitive; daggy look…
    Asia.cnet.com December 2007
  • Still not comfy on carpeted stairs…
  • This cleaner is so easy to use and so easy to empty, picked up everything in its path…
    LT78 (Argos.co.uk) - August 2015
  • It is not easy to use as the attachments get stuck to the surface…
  • It is also very easy to control whilst using as all the controls are on the stick…
    Nic (Argos.co.uk) - August 2015

Good Size

Two people mentioned in their reviews that this washing machine was compact.

Acceptable Noise Level

Two customers thought it was quiet.

Fairly Priced

Two owners considered that the product was good value for money.

Samsung Has Good Washer Reviews

On average Samsung loud noise level washers have good reviews as do all washing machines built by Samsung. 83% of those that bought a Samsung washer would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Average Priced

We think this washer has an average price compared to other new washing machines. The cheapeast recently released loud noise level washing machine that we found costs £119 and the most expensive costs £1,460.


Features

Has a Pre-Wash Function

The Samsung F500 has a pre-wash function, as do most of the other washing machines that have been on the market for around the same time as this washing machine.

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Has a Child Lock

The Samsung F500 has a child lock, as do most of the other loud noise level washers that are a comparable age to this washer.

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62 Decibels Noise Level

This is a 62 decibels noise level washer.

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Very Fast Cycle Time (quick Program)

With a cycle time (quick program) of only 15 minutes, the Samsung F500 has a quite fast cycle time (quick program) compared to most of the other washing machines that have been available for a similar time to this washing machine. Loud noise level washers that have been available for a comparable time to this washer have cycle times (quick program) of between 12 min and 180 min.

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Has a Delayed Start Timer

The Samsung F500 has a delayed start timer. Most of the other washers that are a similar age to this washing machine also have a delayed start timer.

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Fairly Slow Cycle Time

The cycle times of washing machines that have been available for a similar time to this washing machine range from 20 min to 340 min, and the average cycle time is 170 min. At 239 minutes, the Samsung F500 has a quite slow cycle time compared to most of the other loud noise level washers that have been on the market for around the same time as this washer.

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Has a Foam Control System

The Samsung F500 has a foam control system, as do most of the other recently released comparable spec washers.

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Has a Rinse Hold

The Samsung F500 has a rinse hold, as do most of the other recently released washers.

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Features Self-Cleaning

The Samsung F500 features self-cleaning, as do most of the other washing machines that are a similar age to this washing machine.

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Has an Auto Diagnostic

The Samsung F500 has an auto diagnostic. Most of the other washers that are a comparable age to this washing machine also have an auto diagnostic.

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Has a Rinse Plus Function

The Samsung F500 has a Rinse Plus function. Most of the other latest washing machines also have a Rinse Plus function.

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Average Drum Capacity

At 7 kilograms, the Samsung F500 has a relatively typical drum capacity compared to most of the other new loud noise level washers.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

It was September 2015 when this washing machine was released.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The F500 has an average running cost of £112 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 17% of all 191 latest loud noise level washers.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung samwshwf70f5e0w2weuw, samsung wf70f5e0w2weu, samsung wf80f5e5u4x, samsung wf70f5e2w2w, samsung vc07f50huxb
Barcodes 08806085407862, 08806086533713

Samsung F500 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung F500 review we compared this washing machine to 100 other models. For each washing machine that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 454,036 product attributes, 1,071 washing machine reviews and 891,200 historical washing machine prices from 0 washing machine retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this washing machine compared to the other models as well as any areas where this washing machine is lacking.

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