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Hotpoint WMBF742P review

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Key features
  • Freestanding
  • Medium capacity
  • White
Reviewed

The Hotpoint WMBF742P freestanding washing machine is easy to use and does a fair job of spinning wet clothes after the wash cycle. But the all-important question is: how well does it wash clothes? We sent it to the experts at the Which? Test Lab to find out - read on for our full review of this Hotpoint washing machine.

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What's it great at?
  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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£189.00£20.00
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£209.00Free
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£229.95£19.95
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£239.00£2.99
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£245.00Free
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We have tested 301 washing machines and found that there are 32 Don't Buys and 107 Best Buys.
Range of Washing machine scores
  1. 24%
    Lowest score
  2. 63%
    Average score
  3. 89%
    Highest score
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