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Electrolux EWMED70JMB Maytag MED9800TK

General Features

Dryers are divided into two categories, depending on the source of heat that they use during the operation. There are gas and electric units.

Electric dryers Electrolux EWMED70JMB and Maytag MED9800TK are affordable and easy to install. This type of appliances has a simpler mechanics and it is much easier to troubleshoot or repair. Besides electric models dry clothes more gentler, so preserving the primary look for longer time.

Clothes dryers have a wide capacity range and they come in compact, full-size and commercial designs.

Electrolux EWMED70JMB with 8.0 cu. ft. capacity and Maytag MED9800TK with 7 cu. ft. capacity are full-size models (the category`s capacity ranges from 5.5 to 8 cu. ft.) that can easily accommodate large clothes items, like comforters or sleeping bags. They will definitely meet the needs of large families.

Depending on the type of the load, clothes dryers can be divided into top-load and front-load.

Front-load Electrolux EWMED70JMB and Maytag MED9800TK are energy-efficient, powerful and economical. This type of dryers treats your clothes gentler, preserving their primary look for a longer period of time, and still consumes less energy, during the operation.

Technical Details

EWMED70JMB and MED9800TK feature reversible doors what means that the opening direction of the doors can be easily changed with the help of a screwdriver. This feature provides you with more opportunities and allows to place a dryer on either side of the washer.

Clothes dryers are available in vented and ventless (condenser) types.

Electrolux EWMED70JMB and Maytag MED9800TK belong to a vented type and they will be a beneficial solution for private house owners. This type of appliances is more energy-efficient, but it should be installed near a window or wall, which may not be possible, if you live in a flat.

Electrolux EWMED70JMB and Maytag MED9800TK come with leveling legs, so the height of dryers can be adjusted according to your needs, especially if you are going to build the units in. They are also beneficial for uneven floor.

Cycle Features

Electrolux EWMED70JMB includes a Steam Cycle that will be beneficial for busy people, families with small kids or pets. Due to the usage of high temperatures this feature eliminates odors and different types of bacteria from your clothes. Steam also penetrates and moistens your outerwear, making it softer, reducing wrinkles and static.

Electrolux EWMED70JMB and Maytag MED9800TK include a Sensor Dry option that helps to save time, energy and further costs. Inbuilt sensors define the moisture level of clothes and stop the cycle automatically, when they are dry.

Controls

Electrolux EWMED70JMB and Maytag MED9800TK feature front control panels that will be a beneficial solution if you are going to build the unit in or if you are going to place it over the washer. Besides such panel location is better for people with disabilities (according to ADA standards).

General Features

Tumble dryers differ by type of usage and there are: residential and commercial models.

Electrolux EWMED70JMB refers to the residential type, what means that it is specially designed to fully meet the needs and requirements of modern customers. This type of dryers is convenient, functional, well-designed and easy-to-use.

Other Features

Electrolux EWMED70JMB and Maytag MED9800TK are stackable, what means that they can be easily placed on the top of the washer, with the help of a stacking kit. This type of installation will help you to save space and make your laundry room look well-arranged and modern. But note that in order to make a laudry set, both appliances (washer and dryer) should be stackable.

Electrolux EWMED70JMB comes with a dry rack that will be a useful addition for people, who want to dry such items, like pillows, sweaters or sneakers. This accessory will help to preserve the primary look of your clothes for a longer period of time, providing a gentle dry, without tumbling.

Show Differences
Electrolux EWMED70JMB Maytag MED9800TK
From $1567 From $939
General Features
Fuel Type
?
Electric Electric
Color
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Blue Blue
Capacity (cu. ft.)
?
8.0 7
Type
?
Front Load Front Load
Series
Epic
Energy Star
-
Usage
?
Residential
Technical Details
Reversible Door
?
+ +
Venting Type
Vented Vented
Leveling Legs
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+ +
Moisture Sensor
+
Quiet Package
?
+ +
Controls
Control Type
?
Digital and Knobs Digital and Knobs
Location of controls
Front Front
Control Lock
+
Cycle Features
Steam Cycle
?
+ -
Sensor Dry
+ +
Temperature Settings
7 5
Number of Cycles
92 5
Timed Dry
+
Normal
+
Delicate
+
Heavy Duty
+
Energy
Volts (V)
240 240
Amps (A)
30 30
Other Features
Stackable
+ +
Dry Rack
+
Extra Large Lint Filter
- -
ADA Compliant
-
Casual
+
Dimensions
Width (inch)
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27 27
Height (inch)
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38 38
Depth (inch)
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31.5 31.5
Warranty
Miscellaneous
UPC
12505382857