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Samsung DMT300RF[W] Dishwasher

 
Approximate retail price:
$500
Summary: This Samsung conventional dishwasher has
  • A soil sensor.
  • An adjustable upper rack.
  • A self-cleaning filter.
  • A stainless-steel interior.
  • No hidden controls.
  • Ample flatware slots.
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Type: Conventional dishwashers
About - Samsung DMT300RF[W]

The Samsung DMT300RF[W] is part of the dishwasher test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, dishwasher models like the DMT300RF[W] are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Washing:
Assessed by running the normal or equivalent cycle to clean a full load--10 place settings of very dirty dishes that were scraped but not rinsed. We examine the dishes and glassware for residual food after cleaning.

Energy use:
For a normal cycle. The largest portion is needed for heating water, both at the water heater and in the machine.

Noise:
Judged during fill, wash, and drain, mainly by a listening panel.
Features & Specs - Samsung DMT300RF[W]
info Ample flatware slots Yes
info Adjustable upper rack Yes
info Sensor Yes
info Self-cleaning filter Yes
info Hidden controls No
info Interior material stainless-steel
info Stainless/SS-look option Yes
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User Reviews - Samsung DMT300RF[W]
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1.0
NEVER IN MY LIFE
1/24/2015
Pros
NONE
Quiet
Cons
Awkward Loading
Doesn't Clean Thoroughly
Doesn't Dry Well
Long Cycle
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
We are a busy family working fulltime kids in sports. To have to spend time to readjust dishes, only for the lights to blink and the wash not to start, backing up our dishes, so that the kitchen is a mess, we have no clean dishes to use as we run in and out of the house. SO unbelievably frustrating. Worst dishwasher I have ever seen, and had a dishwasher for 42 years of my life. At least 10 or more in my lifetime. Terrible layout inside, the only good thing about it is that it's quiet.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Beware buying Samsung dishwasher!
8/11/2014
Pros
Cons
Leaves Dark Gray Grease
Long Cycle
Best Uses
Comment:
Purchased in June 2011. Has since left dark gray grease spots each time used. Thought problem would solve itself at first. Turned up hot water temps; I do not use garbage disposal to take care of food waste, so not related. Glad I don't have a large family & really need to use a DW. So regret this purchase! Worst dishwasher I've ever owned!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Not happy at all
7/31/2014
Pros
Cons
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
This product left a very bad taste in my mouth. It didn't work right from the start, and it needed more repairs a year later. Those repairs took nearly four months, so I'm not very impressed with Samsung's customer service either.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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