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GE GFWS1500DWW
 
Price range:
$719.00 - $798.89
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We expect this model to perform similarly to the tested GE GFWH1400D[WW] although it may differ in price and features.
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About - GE GFWS1500DWW

The GE GFWS1500DWW is a front-loading washing machine available from GE. The GFWS1500DWW typically costs between $719.00 - $798.89.

Consumer Reports recommends that you match the features on a model to the needs you have. Here's our take on some of the specifications and features that are commonly available on front-loading washing machine models like the GFWS1500DWW.


Energy star:
The federal Energy Star program, administered by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy, identifies a wide range of home appliances that use 10-50% less energy and water than standard models. These appliances can help you use less energy at home and save money on your utility bills.

Stainless-steel tub:
Tubs constructed of stainless steel are likely to be more durable than plastic or porcelain, and they allow for higher spin speeds. Plastic is the next most durable choice.

Auto temp. control:
This feature automatically mixes hot and cold water to reach the chosen wash temperature (which differs on various makes of washers). It's a good way to compensate for normal variations in tap-water temperature and prevents problems caused by water that's too cold, which keeps detergent from working properly.

Tested Model
The Ratings of GE GFWH1400D[WW] were applied to untested model GE GFWS1500DWW, which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both.
GE GFWH1400D[WW]
Price range:
$799.00 - $989.99
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About This Brand

GE is increasing its front-loading offerings and is also adding its "SmartDispense" technology to a new flagship washer due out in July. The GE line now includes $700, $800, $900, and $1,200 models in the GE and GE Profile models.

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Features & Specs - GE GFWS1500DWW
info Energy star Yes
info Stainless-steel tub Yes
info Auto temp. control Yes
info Auto bleach dispenser Yes
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User Reviews - GE GFWS1500DWW
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5.0
Best washer I have owned.
3/24/2014
Pros
Adjustable Settings
Automatic Balancing
Clean Clothes Well
Energy Efficient
Large Capacity
Low water usage
Quiet
Spins Clothes Dry
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
This is my first front loader. Runs quite, and used very little water. It cost almost twice as much as top loaders, but seams worth it as it does a much better job of cleaning.<br /><br />The only draw back for me is that it is 225 lbs. and had to go up a spiral staircase. Now that it is in, the wieght sure helps it not to viberate.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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