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Wickes Hydro Ultra 9.5kW review

£60.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Standard electric shower
  • Non-thermostatic
Reviewed

There’s no need to splash out to get a great shower according to Wickes. The DIY chain says that its Hydro Ultra 9.5kW electric shower is stylish, simple to fit and easy to use. But can you really get a great shower for less than £100? We ignore the price and test all our showers equally, so read our full review to find out whether this one is a bargain. 

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • The fact that it has a separate on/off button means that you can leave the temperature and power dials in place, so it’s ready to resume at your preferred setting when you next use the shower.
  • What’s it great at?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Test results

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We have tested 40 electric showers and found that there are 0 Don't Buys and 9 Best Buys.
Range of Electric shower scores
  1. 59%
    Lowest score
  2. 71%
    Average score
  3. 83%
    Highest score
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