We've collated all the key information on Hoover washing machines in this handy guide. We've analysed over 47,000 user and expert reviews and 80+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 5,400 washing machines to impartially compare each washing machine brand.
Hoover are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular washing machines. Their washing machines start at £145 for the DXOA69C3 which has a noise level of 60dB, a maximum spin speed of 1,600 RPM and a drum capacity of 9kg and go up to £500 for the DWTL610AIW3 which has a noise level of 76dB, a maximum spin speed of 1,600 RPM and a drum capacity of 10kg. The average price of a new Hoover washing machine is £336.
Hoover are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular washing machines.
Is Hoover the Best Washing Machine Brand?
So are Hoover washing machines any good? We give every washing machine a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all washing machines we are able to impartially rank all the washing machine brands.
Hoover is ranked the No. 1 best washing machine brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Hoover is the actually best washing machine brand out there.
Let's look at how Hoover washing machines compare to the other washing machine brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Hoover Washing Machines
There's a wide selection of Hoover washing machines available compared to other washing machine brands, with over 100 Hoover washing machines currently on the market in the UK. Hoover also have better reviews than the typical washing machine brand, with the average rating of a Hoover washing machine being 88%.
The average review score for a Hoover washing machine is 88%.
Hoover have a number of great features including smart washing machine, Hygiene Program and All-in-one Cycle which sets them apart from the competition. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Hoover washing machine is £94 (based on a person typically doing 5 washes per week), which makes them more efficient than most other washing machine brands.
Hoover washing machines tend to be cheaper than most other washing machine brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Washing Machines
Average Price £403
Price Distribution of All Washing Machines
No. Of Washing Machines
Average Price £336
Price Distribution of Hoover Washing Machines
What Do the Hoover Washing Machine Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Hoover washing machine to work out the average distribution of reviews for Hoover and then compared this to the other washing machine brands.
Hoover has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its washing machines than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 90% of user reviews for Hoover washing machines are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 93% respectively across all Washing Machine brands.
Purchasers of Hoover washing machines frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, had a good price and well designed technical features.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Hoover washing machines by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other washing machine brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Hoover Washing Machines Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for a Hoover washing machine. The table below compares the number of awards received by Hoover to other popular washing machine brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 47,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Hoover washing machines. over 330 of these reviews mention reliability of which 85% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Hoover washing machine owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
85% of reviewers think Hoover washing machines are reliable.
So, most people think that Hoover washing machines are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Hoover washing machines that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
Good Build Quality
I so wish i had bought a more expensive brand with a better build quality
Poor Build Quality
Mediocre Build Quality
Washer was broken on arrival
then I did absolutely love the one that broke before it
This model is built with very cheap plastic
Features to Look Out For On Hoover Washing Machines
If you're looking for a high end Hoover washing machine then the Hoover HWDB610AMBCR takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 86, but is a bit more expensive at £399.
Features We Love:
Big drum capacity (10kg)
Fast maximum spin speed (1,600 RPM)
Quieter than average noise level (51dB)
Faster than average cycle time (59 min)
A powerful but 2 year old average noise level washing machine, with low running costs and maximum spin speed. It has a remaining time indication and a dosage assistant, features self-cleaning and supports Wi-Fi.
Value for Money
2 Years Old
£920 Over 10 Years
The cheapest price that we could find for the HWDB610AMBCR in the UK is £399.00 and in total we found 7 prices for it.