3. LG 6.2 kg Fully-Automatic Top Loading Washing Machine (T7281NDDLG/ T7288NDDLG/GD, Middle Free Silver)
The first thing you might want to know about the LG T7281NDDLG/ T7288NDDLG/GD is that it employs smart inverter motor that is usually seen in LG front load washing machines. This technology is whereby the drum is connected directly to the motor without assistance of a belt, which in turn reduces the number of contact points, vibration and noise. To further enhance the durability, motor is protected by a casing against humidity, dust and insects.
As for the wash quality, the washing machine utilizes high force jet stream and pulsator that works in opposite direction to remove the tough stains.
To cater to various types of clothes and fabrics, the washing machine has multiple wash programs like normal, gentle, quick wash, wrong, aqua reserve, favorite and tub clean. It has 6 water levels and soak function that helps dislodge stubborn stains.
The washing machine has a maximum RPM of just 700 cycles. So, the drying may not be as efficient as you may expect. Also, as there is no additional inlet pipe or in-built heater, you may have to satisfy yourselves with normal temperature wash.
Overall, at the given price, this washing machine offers excellent value for money and is a great fit for a small family with 3-4 members.
2. LG 7 kg Fully-Automatic Top Loading Washing Machine (T8077NEDLX, Dark Red)
Ideal for families with 3-5 members, LG T8077NEDLX top loading washing machine with 7 kg capacity has 8 wash programs that can be run up to a maximum RPM of 710 cycles.
The washing machine also has functions to adjust the wash duration and efficiency according to the extent to which the clothes are soiled. You can select function like light, normal or heavily soiled; choose from 10 water levels and adjust the rinse and air dry function in four different levels. In addition, you can adjust the wash duration from 3 to 25 minutes.
Talking about the wash quality, this LG washing machine uses water jet spray that sprays water forcefully on the clothes to dissolve detergent and penetrate in to clothes for better cleaning efficiency. Moreover, LG claims that it saves up to 70 L of water and 40% energy compared to conventional top loading washing machines. The punch plus 3 pulsator technology that uses agitating, rotating and swinging maneuver also helps remove dirt very well from the clothes.
LG has also adopted the inverter drive motor technology it uses in its front load washing machine in this top loader. The smart inverter motor is connected directed to the stainless steel drum without the use of pulley or belt, thereby minimizing noise, vibration and reducing energy consumption by 40%.
The main drawback is that it doesn’t have an in-built water heater. Also, some people might need time to learn its operations as there are number of extra functions to choose from.
Though a comparatively newer model, LG T8077NEDLX top loading washing machine gets highly positive reviews from users. The prompt customer service and brand reputation of LG adds to the credibility, thus gaining acceptance from the Indian demographic. That being said, its price tag is quite high that you can almost get a 7 Kg front loader for it. So, you may also like to check our list of Best Washing Machine under Rs.30000 to consider better options within this price range.
1. Samsung 6.2 kg Fully-Automatic Top loading Washing Machine (WA62M4100HY/TL, Imperial Silver)
Samsung WA62M4100HY/TL with 6.2 kg capacity has pretty neat features and functions that makes it apt for a 3-4-member family. This fully automatic top loader has a maximum RPM of 700 cycles, 6 wash programs and 5 water levels for attaining optimal level of wash quality and dryness. The wash programs are normal, soak-normal, quick wash, blanket, delicate and Eco tub clean which is used to clean the stainless-steel drum periodically to remove scaling and prolong drum life.
To enhance wash quality, the Samsung WA62M4100HY/TL top load washing machine is equipped with 5 water levels—so depending on wash load and on how hard the water is, you can increase or decrease the water level. The machine also has a magic lint filter that collects lint and other particles that come out of clothes. This way, not only does your clothes stay clean and devoid of lint particles, the washing machine drainage is also protected from getting clogged up. The only catch is that you will have to remind yourself to clean the filter periodically.
To enhance dryness of the washed clothes, the washing machine is equipped with monsoon function, which takes in air and rotates rapidly during drying cycle to extract more water and reduce drying time in the sun.
A feature this washing machine lacks is an in-built water heater. There is no hot water inlet pipe too. So, you have no choice other than to wash all your clothes in normal temperature water.
Even though the washing machine is far from perfect, it still has necessary features and functions for optimal performance for bachelors and families with 3-4 members.