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Hotpoint ECF87BP(UK) review

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At Which? we're committed to giving you all the information you need to make an informed choice about the products you buy. The Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) is currently investigating Whirlpool’s handling of its 2015 tumble dryer safety recall. While the investigation is ongoing, Whirlpool-owned brands of tumble dryer will not be named Best Buys, no matter how well they score in our tests.
£300.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Condenser
  • Freestanding
  • Medium

This Hotpoint ECF87BP 8kg capacity sensor-controlled tumble dryer from has an 'anti-ageing' program that's designed to keep your clothes looking vibrant and new, and an anti-allergy setting to remove dust mites and pollen. Fancy programs are all well and good, but will this Hotpoint tumble dryer leave your clothes perfectly dry? Read our full review to find out.

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  • What is it?
  • What's it great at?
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Last checked by Which?

January 2021

First reviewed by Which?

November 2017

Released

August 2017

Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

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We have tested 127 tumble dryers and found that there are 14 Don't Buys and 48 Best Buys.
Range of Tumble dryer scores
  1. 34%
    Lowest score
  2. 64%
    Average score
  3. 82%
    Highest score
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