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Find the right tumble dryer brand for you

Sharing our tumble dryer expertise

Which? knows tumble dryers inside out. We’ve put hundreds of tumble dryers to the test in the Which? test lab to find out which brands and models really offer the best drying power for your money.

Our experts have an unrivalled understanding of what each tumble dryer brand does well and where it falls down. In the Which? lab, we test tumble dryers on a wide range of criteria, including drying time, evenness of drying, creasing, noise and ease of use - find out more in how Which? tests tumble dryers.

In this guide, our experts share what they’ve learnt about each of the biggest tumble dryer brands, to help you decide which might best suit you and your home. However, this guide only offers brand overviews. For full reviews of each of the dryers we’ve tested, make sure you check out our .

Best tumble dryer brands

The table below gives a summary of how each major brand performs (more details about each brand can be accessed via the menu on the left-hand side of this page). To view the full table, Which? members can log in - or, if you're not already a member, take out a trial subscription for access to this and all of our other content, including tumble dryer reviews.

Iron brands - overview
BrandNumber tested since 2010Range of test scoresAverage test scoreNumber of current Best BuysNumber of current Don't BuysBrand reliability rating
AEG9Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Beko12Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Bosch19Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Hoover10Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Hotpoint17Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Indesit13Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
John Lewis3Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Miele10Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Siemens7Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Whirlpool13Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
White Knight3Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content
Zanussi11Subscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only contentSubscriber only content

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