We've collated all the key information on Bosch washing machines in this handy guide. We've analysed over 41,000 user and expert reviews and 50+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 5,400 washing machines to impartially compare each washing machine brand.
Bosch are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular washing machines. Their washing machines start at $790 for the WAT28400UC which has a noise level of 54dB, a maximum spin speed of 1,400 RPM and a drum capacity of 7kg and go up to $929 for the WAW285H2 which has a noise level of 48dB, a maximum spin speed of 1,400 RPM and a drum capacity of 9kg. The average price of a new Bosch washing machine is $703.
Bosch are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular washing machines.
Is Bosch the Best Washing Machine Brand?
So are Bosch washing machines any good? We give every washing machine a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all washing machines we are able to impartially rank all the washing machine brands.
Bosch is ranked the No. 2 best washing machine brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Bosch is the 2nd best washing machine brand out there.
Let's look at how Bosch washing machines compare to the other washing machine brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Bosch have better reviews than the typical washing machine brand, with the average rating of a Bosch washing machine being 93%.
The average review score for a Bosch washing machine is 93%.
There's a smaller selection of Bosch washing machines available compared to other washing machine brands, with only 3 Bosch washing machines currently on the market in the US. Bosch washing machines also tend to be more expensive than most other washing machine brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Bosch washing machine is $86 (based on a person typically doing 5 washes per week), which makes them less efficient than most other washing machine brands.
No. Of Washing Machines
Average Price $607
Price Distribution of All Washing Machines
No. Of Washing Machines
Average Price $703
Price Distribution of Bosch Washing Machines
What Do the Bosch Washing Machine Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Bosch washing machine to work out the average distribution of reviews for Bosch and then compared this to the other washing machine brands.
Bosch has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its washing machines than most other brands.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 96% of user reviews for Bosch washing machines are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 94% and 94% respectively across all Washing Machine brands.
Purchasers of Bosch washing machines frequently mentioned that the product was solidly made, easy to use and has useful technical features. Their washing machines have also won a total of 8 awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Bosch washing machines by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other washing machine brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Bosch Washing Machines Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 8 industry awards for Bosch washing machines. The table below compares the number of awards received by Bosch to other popular washing machine brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 41,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Bosch washing machines. over 1,200 of these reviews mention reliability of which 98% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Bosch washing machine owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
98% of reviewers think Bosch washing machines are reliable.
So, most people think that Bosch washing machines are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Bosch washing machines that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
Good Build Quality
Washing machine as a whole is well built
The dispenser is a bit plasticky
Mediocre Build Quality
We went for this machine when our faithful hotpoint broke down after 9 years of service
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