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Dishwashers

Samsung DMT300RF[W]
 
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]
User Reviews
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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.
 
3.0
Could be worse
7/10/2014
Pros
Energy Efficient
Quiet
Simple Controls
Value For Features
Cons
Buttons Too Easy To Push
Doesn't Clean Thoroughly
Long Cycle
Best Uses
Quick Wash
Comment:
Owned since 2010.Hasn't been repaired but never really cleaned well. Used daily. Rollers fall off occasionally. Sensitive electronics and controls easily pushed in error. Quick wash only economical cycle with no heated drying. Unit must be perfectly square and level horizontally and vertically or water level sensors will shut off machine. Not great but better than very expensive Whirlpool it replaced. Price/value best virtue. Very qualified recommends to a friend
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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