Dishwashers Comparison

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Bosch SHX55R55UC Whirlpool WDT790SAYM

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.

Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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 Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM with 14 pieces capacity are worthy investment for large-size families with 5 and more people. This type of appliances is often used in commercial purposes.

Controls

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

Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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.

Bosch SHX55R55UC 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 Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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

Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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.

Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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.

Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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.

Whirlpool WDT790SAYM includes a Sensor Clean feature that ensures excellent cleaning results and efficient operation. With the help of sensors a dishwasher detects how dirty dishes are and makes 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.

Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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

Bosch SHX55R55UC and Whirlpool WDT790SAYM 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 Bosch SHX55R55UC Advantages of the Whirlpool WDT790SAYM
  • +Electronic Display
  • +Quiet Package
  • +Automatic Temperature Control
  • +Fold-Down Tines
  • +Child Lock
  • +Sensor Clean
Show Differences
Bosch SHX55R55UC Whirlpool WDT790SAYM
From $757 From $585
General Features
Energy Star
+ +
Color
?
Stainless Steel Stainless Steel
Type
?
Built In Built In
Capacity (pl. s.)
?
14 14
Dry Type
Both Both
Series
500 Series Gold Series
Noise Level (dBA)
?
46 51
Size
?
Tall Tub Tall Tub
Cycle Features
Cycles
4 6
Delay Start
+ +
China/Crystal Setting
- -
Heavy Duty Wash
+ +
Quick Wash Setting
- -
High Temperature Wash
+ +
Wash Sensor
+
Controls
Control Style
?
Fully Integrated Fully Integrated
Control Type
?
Digital Digital
Child Lock
- +
Electronic Display
+ -
Technical Details
Stainless Steel Interior
+ +
Sensor Clean
- +
Water Filtration
+ +
Water Heating
?
+ +
Number of Spray Arms
2
Rack Material
Nylon Nylon
Tub Height
Tall Tall
Quiet Package
?
+
Tub Material
Stainless Steel Stainless Steel
Door Style
Bar handle
Automatic Temperature Control
+
Energy
Volts (V)
120 120
Amps (A)
15 15
CEE Rating
Tier II
Total Annual Energy Consumption (kWh)
234
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
- -
Approved For Outdoor Use
-
Stemware Holder
-
Dimensions
Width (inch)
?
23.56 23.88
Depth (inch)
22.5625 24.5
Height (inch)
33.875 33.5
Warranty
Miscellaneous
UPC
825225899679 883049239347