If you are wondering how Whirlpool washing machines compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 5,400 washing machines by objectively and impartially analysing over 41,000 user and expert reviews and 50+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.
The average price of a new Whirlpool washing machine is $744.
Is Whirlpool the Best Washing Machine Brand?
So are Whirlpool 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.
Whirlpool is ranked the No. 5 best washing machine brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 5th best washing machine brand out there.
Let's look at how Whirlpool 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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At an average purchase price of $744, Whirlpool washing machines tend to be more expensive than most other washing machine brands.
The average review score for a Whirlpool washing machine is 77%.
There's a smaller selection of Whirlpool washing machines available compared to other washing machine brands, with only 2 Whirlpool washing machines currently on the market in the US. Whirlpool also have worse reviews than the typical washing machine brand, with the average rating of a Whirlpool washing machine being 77%.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Whirlpool washing machine is $85 (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 $744
Price Distribution of Whirlpool Washing Machines
What Do the Whirlpool Washing Machine Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Whirlpool washing machine to work out the average distribution of reviews for Whirlpool and then compared this to the other washing machine brands.
Whirlpool has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its washing machines than most other brands.
Over 75% of expert reviews and 86% of user reviews for Whirlpool washing machines are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 94% and 94% respectively across all Washing Machine brands.
Purchasers of Whirlpool washing machines frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use and robust.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Whirlpool 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 Whirlpool Washing Machines Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for a Whirlpool washing machine. The table below compares the number of awards received by Whirlpool to other popular washing machine brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
Whirlpool has won 1 award for its washing machines.
We checked over 41,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Whirlpool washing machines. 10 of these reviews mention reliability of which 76% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Whirlpool washing machine owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
76% of reviewers think Whirlpool washing machines are reliable.
So, most people think that Whirlpool washing machines are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Whirlpool washing machines that mention reliability:
Good Build Quality
Its well made
the on/ off button has already broken
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