Washing Machines Comparison

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Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT GE GTWN5550DWW

General Features

Depending on the type of load and size, washers can be divided into three categories: top-load, front-load and portable.

Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT and GE GTWN5550DWW belong to the top-load series and they will be a worthy choice for those customers, who are limited in budget. This type of washers offers simple and time-honored technology in combination with advanced features. They are more convenient, because you don`t need to bend over every time you load clothes.

The size of a washer should correspond to the size of the family and space available for the installation. There are three main categories of washers: compact, mid- and full-size.

Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT and GE GTWN5550DWW with 4.0 cu. ft. capacity are ideal choice for large families and for those people, who often wash bulky items, like sleeping bags or comforters. The capacity of full-size washers varies from 3.5 to 5.2.

Controls

The control panel can be front or rear, depending on the location.

Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT and GE GTWN5550DWW with rear control panels provide you with time-proven and convenient technology. The controls are easily accessible and you don`t need to bend over each time to change the settings.

Technical Details

Stainless steel drums in Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT and GE GTWN5550DWW make the appliances more durable and efficient. These washers can withstand higher spin speed and extract more water from clothes, what will reduce the drying time.

Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT and GE GTWN5550DWW include leveling legs, so the height of washers can be set without any efforts. Besides it is a useful feature for uneven floor, because poorly adjusted washer operates more loudly.

GE GTWN5550DWW features a Quiet Package system that keeps the operational sounds of the washer inside. Due to the usage of sound-absorbing materials around the wash basket, this unit can be easy installed near the living area and it won`t disturb your general lifestyle.

Cycle Features

GE GTWN5550DWW includes Delay Start that provides you with full control over the washing process. This feature allows you to program the washer to start at another time, for example when the consumption rates are lower.

General Features

Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT and GE GTWN5550DWW are Energy Star qualified, what means that these washers consume about 20% less energy per load. They are environmentally friendly and can help to reduce your energy costs by 10 – 50%.

Cycle Features

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Whirlpool WTW7300XWKIT GE GTWN5550DWW
From $1616 From $762
General Features
Capacity (cu. ft.)
?
4.0 4.0
Color
?
White White
Type
?
Top Load Top Load
Energy Star
+ +
Usage
?
Residential
Series
Cabrio Series
Size
?
Full-size Full-size
Technical Details
Stackable
- -
Maximum Spin Speed (rpm)
1100 700
ADA Compliant
- -
Stainless Steel Drum
+ +
Leveling Legs
?
+ +
Reversible Door
?
- -
Temperature Settings
6
Quiet Package
?
+
Controls
Control Type
?
Digital and Knobs Digital
Location of Controls
Rear Rear
Cycle Features
Wash Cycles
11 20
Steam Cycle
?
- -
Delicate
+
Delay Start
+
Whites Cycle
+
Prewash
+
Energy
Volts (V)
120 120
Amps (A)
15
Frequency (Hz)
60
Other Features
Bleach Dispenser
+
Fabric Softener Dispenser
+
Self Cleaning Lint Filter
-
Water Heater
-
Soak Setting
-
High Efficiency
?
- -
Dimensions
Width (in)
?
27.5 27.0
Height (in)
44 42
Depth (in)
?
27 25.25
Weight (lbs)
167 145
Shipping Weight (lbs)
155
Warranty
Labor Warranty
Limited 1-year entire appliance
Miscellaneous
UPC
084691245988