The future has surely arrived when you can find smart control washing machines and other wi-fi enabled laundry appliances. The question is who sells them. Well, there is no surprise to see the Korean tech giant Samsung leading the way followed closely by Hoover, Siemens, Bosch, LG and Miele. Smart home appliances are designed to make life easier from the convenience of your smartphone.
Find the latest Wi-Fi washing machines from Samsung, LG, Hoover, Siemens and Bosch. Web-connected laundry appliances let you monitor the progress, download extra cycles and give troubleshooting advice. Once connected to a smart app such as Home Connect or Wizard you are able to remotely control using your iPhone or another smart device. Smart washing machines and washer dryers can be found at online stores including John Lewis & Partners, Currys and Amazon.
Functions that allow you to set programmes, start the wash cycle, monitor progress and discover any problems with the settings. Some machines will also remember favourite settings and suggest the best ones based on your response to a few simple questions.
How Much Do Smart Washing Machines Cost?
Like any new technology buying a smart wi-fi enabled washing machine isn’t going to be cheap. Prices will vary between the more expensive brand names to the cheapest. Premium models from Samsung come in at the higher end at around £1300 to £1700 depending on where you shop.
They offer sophisticated functions, larger load capacity and enhanced washing performance. More modestly priced washing machines with built-in wi-fi can be found from Hoover at just under £400 and £500. Siemens and Bosch washing machines with Home Connect cost between £500 to £800. LG Smart ThinQ
Samsung Washing Machines with Smart Control
Samsung’s revolutionary Eco bubble washing machine is smart in many ways and not just in connectivity. At-a-glance features include 10 kg wash load, A+++ energy rating, super speed wash, Intuitive full touch screen, wi-fi control, auto optimal wash. 6 specialist cycles target problem stains and hard to clean laundry loads.
The auto dispenser inside means one fill will last a month or 19 wash cycles. Clever sensors take the guesswork out of each wash load. They are designed to measure the size of the load and detect the amount of dirt then automatically select the optimum programme. The eco bubble generator creates a rich soapy foam that penetrates the fibres of clothes faster, saving time and energy in the process.
Samsung Smart Washing Machine Models
WW10H9600EX Samsung Washing Machine Smart Control 10kg A+++ 1600rpm Graphite
WW10H9600EW Samsung 10kg Washing Machine 1600rpm White A+++
Hoover Washing Machines with Wizard Wi-Fi App
Easy to use big washing machines from Hoover let you set standard programs through the app and even create your own. Freestanding Wi-F washing machines are part of Hoover’s Wizard Smart Appliance range. Easily controlled by a tablet or smartphone through the exclusive Wizard App. Best of all you get instant updates and maintenance advice.
The app will know when the filter needs changing and inform you if the water supply was interrupted. The app is available on Windows PC/desktop, Google Play, Android devices from 4.0 onwards, and Apple devices from iOS 7 or later.
There are handy features too that are also on Hoover models without smart functionality. Such as delay start, time remaining and a memory function for keeping the most used settings.
A new range of smart kitchen appliances from Bosch makes things simple. All your major appliances can work in harmony thanks to the Home Connect app. You will be in control wherever you are. The fridge, cooker, dishwasher, dryers, and most importantly your washing machine. Bosch’s central control app works on Apple and Android Smartphones and tablets. Easy to read interface with clear icons and visual instructions lets you set up correct wash cycles and more.
Bosch Smart Washing Machine Models with Home Connect
WAWH8660GB Bosch Smart Washing Machine with i-DOS and Home Connect, 9kg Load, A+++ Energy Rating, 1400rpm Spin
WAYH8790GB Bosch Smart Washing Machine with Home Connect, 9kg Load, A+++ Energy Rating, 1400rpm
Siemens Wi-Enabled Washing Machines with Home Connect
Siemens Wi-Fi-enabled washing machines with Home Connect are managed wherever you are thanks to the new app. They feature control or monitoring remotely by phone or tablet with a suitable WLAN connection. 3 easy steps to get you started allowing complete control over your smart appliances. Exciting features include: Enhanced stain removal, reload function, drum cleaner with a reminder, time remaining and program sequence indicator.
Siemens A+++ Smart Washing Machine Models with Home Connect
WMH4Y890GB Siemens iQ700 with i-DOS and Home Connect 9kg, 1400 rpm, Quiet, Reload
WMH4Y790GB Siemens iQ700 with Home Connect, 9kg, 1400rpm, Quiet, Easy Iron
WMH6Y790GB Siemens iQ700 with Home Connect, 9kg, Reload function, Quiet, 1600rpm
LG Smart Washing Machines with NFC Tagging and Smart Diagnosis
LG’s wi-fi-enabled washing machines are not only designed with advanced features they are equipped with innovative smart options too. NFC connectivity allows kitchen appliances with Tag On to be paired up with your smartphone. Front loading washing machines equipped with LG THINQ™ Technology offer a complete smart solution for all your laundry needs. From downloading new wash cycles to troubleshooting any operating issues with Smart Diagnosis.
LG A+++ Energy Rated Washing Machines with Smart Diagnosis
FH6F9BDS2 Smart LG Washing Machine 12 kg, Direct Drive Steam 1600 rpm
FH495BDS2 LG Washing Machine with NFC 12kg Load, Direct Drive Steam, 1400rpm
F12U1TCN4 8kg 6 Motion DD LG Washing Machine with TurboWash™ NFC Tagging
FH495BDN8 12kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis Black
FH495BDN2 12kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis White
FH4A8JDS2 10kg Steam Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm NFC Tag on
FH4G6TDY2 8kg Steam Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis
FH4A8TDN4 8kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis Silver
FH2A8TDN8 8kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1200rpm Smart Diagnosis Black
F14U2TDN5 8kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis Silver
FH4A8TDN2 8kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis White
FH4G7TDN0 8kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis White
F14U2TDN0 8kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis White
FH4G7QDN0 7kg Direct Drive LG Washing Machine 1400rpm Smart Diagnosis White