Dishwashers Comparison

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KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS LG LDF7932ST

General Features

Dishwashers differ by size, design and installation method. In accordance with these criteria the units are divided into: built-in, portable, countertop, commercial and drawer types.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST belong to the built-in category that is the most highly-demanded by the customers today. They are a beneficial solution for middle- and large-sized families and for homeowners, who have a spare room in the kitchen and wash large loads of dishes.

Depending on the quantity of five-piece sets that a dishwasher can accommodate, the units are divided into: compact (5 – 8 pieces), standard (9 – 12 pieces) and tall tub (13 – 20 pieces).

Tall tub dishwashers KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS with 15 pieces capacity and LG LDF7932ST with 16 pieces capacity are worthy investment for large-size families with 5 and more people. This type of appliances is often used in commercial purposes.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS comes with heated type of drying that ensures fast and efficient operation. Using a dishwasher with this type of drying, you can avoid water spots on the dishes.

LG LDF7932ST has a vented type of drying that is more energy-efficient, than heated dry type in other models. Due to the usage of exhaust fan, this type of dishwashers can help to decrease the electricity bills and prevent you from extra-pays.

Controls

Dishwashers' controls are available in three styles: fully integrated, full console and semi-integrated.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST come with fully integrated controls, what means that they are hidden inside the unit. This type of dishwashers will create a modern and neat look, and add elegance to any kitchen interior.

LG LDF7932ST is equipped with electronic display that allows you to select a necessary washing, rinsing or drying cycle easily and quickly. It can also let you know the durability of a cycle.

Child lock in LG LDF7932ST is a useful feature for families with kids. It allows you to lock the control panel and so prevent children from opening the dishwasher or changing the cycle.

Cycle Features

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST come with Delay Start feature that allows you to set the time, when you want a dishwasher to start, for example during low-rate electricity time, when you leave home or sleep.

Technical Details

Dishwashers are available with several tub types and they are: tall and standard.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST feature tall tub type that is specially designed to increase the capacity of the dishwasher and to provide you with more convenience. This type of dishwashers comes with better sound-dampening design.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST feature stainless steel interior that is reasonably considered to be more durable and reliable. This type of dishwashers is more resistant to odors, stains and bacteria growth.

The material of dishwasher tub can be: stainless steel, plastic or combination of stainless steel and plastic.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST include a Sensor Clean feature that ensures excellent cleaning results and efficient operation. With the help of sensors dishwashers detect how dirty dishes are and make sure that all dirty water is recirculated through the wash cycle.

Dishwasher racks have been improved considerably during the last decades. Today they are made of metal mainly and can be coated with: nylon, vinyl or PVC.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST come with nylon-coated racks that are considered to be the most resistant to chipping and scratching. This material is used to minimize wear and tear.

Other Features

LG LDF7932ST comes with Hard Food disposer that allows you to put dishes in the dishwasher, without rinsing them first. This feature saves your time and prevents the plugging of the unit's drain system.

KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS and LG LDF7932ST come with adjustable upper rack that provides you with more flexibility and convenient. This feature allows you to accommodate large and oddly-shaped dishes easily and quickly.

Advantages of the KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS Advantages of the LG LDF7932ST
  • +Normal
  • +Hi Temp Wash Option
  • +Heated Dry Option
  • +Child Lock
  • +Electronic Display
  • +Water Filtration
  • +Water Heating
  • +Hard Food Disposer
Show Differences
KitchenAid KUDE40FXSS LG LDF7932ST
General Features
Energy Star
+ +
Color
?
Stainless Steel Stainless Steel
Type
?
Built In Built In
Capacity (pl. s.)
?
15 16
Dry Type
Heated Vented
Series
Superba Series 940 Series
Noise Level (dBA)
?
46
Size
?
Tall Tub Tall Tub
Cycle Features
Cycles
5 7
Delay Start
+ +
China/Crystal Setting
+ +
Heavy Duty Wash
+ +
Quick Wash Setting
+ +
High Temperature Wash
+ +
Number of Options
6
Normal
+
Hi Temp Wash Option
+
Controls
Control Style
?
Fully Integrated Fully Integrated
Control Type
?
Sensor Touch Digital
Child Lock
- +
Electronic Display
+
Technical Details
Stainless Steel Interior
+ +
Sensor Clean
+ +
Water Filtration
- +
Water Heating
?
- +
Number of Spray Arms
3 3
Rack Material
Nylon Nylon
Tub Height
Tall Tall
Tub Material
Stainless Steel Stainless Steel
Door Insulation
Damping Sheet
Energy
Volts (V)
120 120
Amps (A)
15 15
Other Features
ADA
?
- -
Accepts Panels
-
Cutlery Tray
- -
Rinse Aid Dispenser
+ +
Hard Food Disposer
- +
Adjustable Upper Rack
+ +
Fold-Down Tines
+ +
NSF Certified Rinse
+ +
Star-K Certified
-
Upper Rack
2 Fold-Down Tines
Lower Rack
2 Fold-Down Tines
Silverware Basket
KitchenAid
Sound Tested DBA
46
Handle
Matching Commercial Handle
Heated Dry Option
+
Dimensions
Width (inch)
?
23.88 23.88
Depth (inch)
27.5 25
Height (inch)
33.875 33.875
Warranty
Miscellaneous
UPC
883049209913 048231009935