What's this? Based on performance, convenience, and features. The displayed score is out of a total of 100 points.
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Summary:This Panasonic conventional steam iron was excellent in overall performance. This iron has auto-shutoff which is a safety feature that powers the iron down when left stationary for a short time, and a alumite sole plate. Iron has a Self-Clean feature. Has ready light to indicate that iron is up to temperature.
The Panasonic NI-W950A is part of the steam iron
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, steam iron
models like the NI-W950A are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Steaming is calculated over a period of 10 minutes, except for the cordless which are evaluated over a 3 minute period.
Based on: ironing a linen table cloth, thermostat set point, temperature swing and uniformity of soleplate thermal pattern.
Ease of use:
Rates a number of factors, including how easy it was to set, fill, and empty the iron, and to see water levels and markings and indicator lights. Other factors include leaking and how well the iron steamed at low settings.
About This Brand
Panasonic irons are in the mid-market range. The brand offers models both with stainless-steel or ceramic soleplates. Cordless models are also available. Panasonic irons are sold at Walmart, Target, Sears, and appliance stores, and on Amazon.com and other online retailers. Prices range from $40 to $120.
Features & Specs - Panasonic NI-W950A
Digital display Indicates that the iron features a digital readout that shows temperature setting.
Weight (lbs.) The weight is given to 1/10 of a pound.
Sewing tailor made garments or creating masterpiece quilts is my passion. To create the best quilt or garment, pressing all seams is mandatory. I LOVE my Panasonic NI-W950A because the design is perfect for light (quick) pressing or heavy ironing demands.