Bosch – the manufacturers of home appliances has set a remarkable trend among its customers by providing products crafted via superior technology that are aesthetically appealing too. Bosch WTW84560GB Logixx Condenser Tumble Dryer is a new addition in its portfolio of laundry products that comes with many interesting features and scoops up the market. This review gives an in-depth understanding of the same. Making things work in a better way has always been Bosch’s secret ingredient behind each of their successful products. Well, thanks to the ‘Green Technology‘ that this model boasts of. Further, this Tumble Dryer is categorized under the ‘Logixx Series‘ of the brand.
Basics: Designed to suit best a medium-to-large-sized family, this dryer is capable of handing a capacity of 7kg. Its white finish and a well-planned control panel spices up its looks a little more. It works on the condenser type of technology and the appliance is of a freestanding construction. It belongs to the front loading type with a large porthole that makes loading and unloading easy. The drum of this model consists of soft paddles that aids in reducing the formation of creases. It also has an interior light that illuminates with the door being opened.
Additional Convenience Features: Moving forward with the dryer’s interesting features let us get users acquainted with couple of its specialties that makes it stand apart from the rest. The anti-crease cycle helps in keeping the wrinkles at bay thus making the task of ironing easy. The dryer boasts of a LCD display that updates users on the progress of the laundry, which can be set at the press of a button. Once it is all set it also hints users on the time when the laundry is ready for unloading. The ‘automatic self-cleaning system‘ onboard this model works systematically in extracting the water during the drying process which gets flushed out of the condenser. This process also helps with removing the lint and enhances the performance of the appliance together with procuring a Grade A energy rating for the dryer. There is also the Delay start option that allows for programming the laundry and delaying the wash to up to 24 hours. The ‘child lock/safety lock’ is yet another handy feature that protects the set programme from being tampered with.
Buzzers and Controls: Found in this Bosch WTW84560GB Logixx 7kg White colour Tumble Dryer is a rotary type of touch controls with an easy to read print on the control panel that makes selection of programmes a cakewalk. The embedded LC display with its easy reference is pretty much useful in selecting a programme. Also, the controls are highly durable and robust.
Choice of Programmes: This Bosch dryer has on offer not just the conventional programmes, but there are many special programmes too that suit the nature of the fabrics and enhance the quality of drying.
- Sensor drying – This is an automatic function that senses the moisture level in the fabrics and stops automatically with the desired drying level being achieved.
- Anti-crease programme – This comes in handy with eliminating the formation of wrinkles in fabrics.
- Timed programmes – This feature works by understanding the requirement of fabrics and accordingly sets the drying time thus producing prompt results.
- Mixed load programme – Irrespective of the quality of fabrics, the mixed load functions to provide a perfect and desired level of dryness.
- Freshen up – This programme helps in restoring that freshness in stale clothes bringing back that bounce and glow in clothes that have been unused for a long span of time.
- Sportswear –This programme suits heavy and multi layered fabrics and work intensely to produce desired results.
- The cotton, wool finish and the easy iron are the other normal programmes on offer that are available among the 15 care programmes.
Energy Consumption / Rating: The energy utilization of this model is 1000 rpm for 124 minutes and 1.9 kWh. This is considered highly efficient and has been awarded grade A in terms of energy rating. Additionally, this Condenser Tumble Dryer supposedly uses 40% less energy than the other appliances of its same caliber.
To Conclude: The Green Technology onboard this dryer, it looks to be the most energy efficient as it consumes 40% less energy in comparison to other dryers that come with the same Grade A rating. Furthermore, the various indicators that it has on offer including the 3 level acoustic signal makes this Bosch WTW84560GB Logixx 7kg Capacity, White Colour Tumble Dryer a unique one. It is not just yet another new kid around the Tumble Dryer block but bundles a whole load of new technological features. Guess it wouldn’t really disappoint its owners as it saves a lot on time, energy and effort.
Bosch WTW84560GB Specification Details
|Model Name||WTW84560GB Logixx Condenser Tumble Dryer|
|Drying Capacity||7 Kg|
|Loading type||Front loading|
|Number of Drying Programmes||15|
|Drum type||Soft paddles for less creasing|
|Delay start||Up to 24 hours|
|Acoustic Signal||3 level|
|Anti Crease Function||Yes|
|Final cool tumble action||Yes|
|Easy iron option||Yes|
|Freshen up programme||Yes|
|Mixed load programme||Yes|
|Intensive dry programme||Yes|
|Filter care indicator||Yes|
|Remaining time indicator||Yes|
|Warning LED indicator||Yes|
|Water tank full indicator||Yes|
|End of program indicator||Yes|
|Duo Tronic||Ensures a dry, soft and fluffy wash in fabrics|
|Super quick programme||40 mins|
|Drum interior light||Yes|
|Child lock / safety lock||Yes|
|Energy consumption||1.9 kwh|
|Energy efficiency||40% better than grade ‘A’|
|Self cleaning condenser||Yes|
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