Washing Machines Buyer Guides

Before choosing the product, you could consider the following inputs and that may help you decide the type of washing machine that best suits your requirements.

Types of Washing Machines

Semi Automatic

A semi-automatic washing machine contains two tubs, one for washing and the other for drying. After washing the cloths, if drying is needed, the cloths have to be transferred manually to the drying tub for the drying cycle.

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Fully Automatic (Top Loading)

This is the most common type of washing machine. Clothes are placed into the top of the washing tub, and a lid closed.

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Fully Automatic (Front Loading)

This washing machine will have door at the front for placing clothes inside. It moves clothes around by rotating the drum.

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Feature Semi- Automatic
(feet)
Top Loading Agitator
(inches)
Top Loading Impeller
(feet)
Front Loading
(inches)
Capacity 4 Kg to 8 Kg 5.5Kg to 6 Kg 5.5 Kg to 10 Kg 5 Kg to 8 Kg
Wash quality Ok Good Good Best
Delicate Clothes Ok Rougher Good Best
Wash cycle Fastest Fast Fast Slow
Hot Wash No Few Few All
Space Required More Less Less Less
Easily Moveable Yes Yes Yes No
Water Connection Not Required Required Required Required with pressure

 

 

Fuzzy Logic:

Many automatic washing machines claim their model comes with Fuzzy Logic .In such models the whole cycle performs just by pressing one-touch button because the Fuzzy system automatically controls the best washing conditions according to the load of laundry.

The high-tech Fuzzy Logic system automatically controls every process from washing to spinning. When the “start” button is pressed before any program setting, the one-touch system detects the weight of the laundry. Fuzzy Logic system also controls washing conditions such as water level, detergent amount and washing time.

No. of Times You Wash Clothes in a Week Family Size Capacity Guide
3 Times a week
2

4
6
3 Kgs
Between 4 and 6 Kgs
Above 6 Kgs
2 Times a week

2
4
6
Between 4 and 6 Kgs
Above 6 Kgs
Above 6 Kgs