New Best Buy dishwasher revealed by Which? testsNew dishwashers tested include Bosch & Ikea models

29 December 2009

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Which? has put nine of the latest dishwashers to the test, with one model achieving our coveted Best Buy accolade.

The came from Bosch, Hotpoint, Ikea, Matsui, Siemens, Smeg, and Zanussi.

We on a variety of factors including their cleaning ability, drying ability, water consumption and energy consumption.

New Best Buy

Which? dishwasher expert Matt Stevens said: 'The new scored highly for energy consumption and water consumption, making it a good choice if you're looking to cut your energy bills.'

The we tested was the Matsui MS452, for £200. The most expensive was the £700 Bosch SBV50E10GB.

Compact, free-standing and built-in models were all tested.

Which? dishwasher testing

The full list of is: Bosch SKS50E01EU, Bosch SBV50E10GB, Hotpoint FDD914, Ikea Nutid DW60, Ikea Renlig DW45, Matsui MS452, Siemens SN26T590GB, Smeg DF612SDX, and Zanussi ZDT41.

We have  in our . You can find out which models were awarded Which? Best Buy status - with the .

Which? tests batches of dishwashers throughout the year in a lab, and all models are bought by us.

We also test - and we have .

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