Do you know that you can get a front load washing machine in the budget of 30,000/-. In this article you will find front loaders of up to 7 kg washing capacity but if you need higher capacity washers like at 7.5 kg or 9kg, these are far from your reach.
This post brings you the list of best washing machines under 30,000/- in India.
LG is the king in fully automatic front load washing machines. The company offers some unique features along with better after sales servicing. This is a 7 kg washer ideal for a family of 3-4 members.
This comes with inverter direct drive technology which is nothing but the motor capacity to run at a variable speed based on the load, water level, and the type of fabric. This leads to better wash and removal of stains. The 6-Motion control technology involves moving the drum in multiple directions to remove the dirt from clothes. Your laundry will come out ultra clean with every wash.
This has a built-in heater for proving the hot water wash program, the heater can heat the water up to 60 degree celsius. Use this feature when you have a hard water problem, or need to kill all allergen,bacteria from the laundry.
Like every other device, washing machines are becoming smarter over the years. With LG washers you can monitor the washing machine using the SmartThinQ app from your smartphone. It can diagnose upto 86 errors.
It is generally seen that the wash cycle in case of front loader gets stuck in case of a power cut. You can neither remove clothes nor add clothes in between and the wash cycle restarts from the beginning when power returns. This is very annoying but no more with this machine as it comes with the auto restart function which allows the machine to save the machine parameters at the time of power cut and the machine can use this to restart the washing cycle from the point it left.
Samsung is also a very good brand for front load washers, if you have a more preference for Samsung then have a look at this 6.5 kg front loader ideal for a family of 2 or 3 members. You can wash 6 shirts and 4 jeans in a single wash cycle.
The best feature I prefer in this washing machine is the quick wash program which cleans and dries out the cloth in around 15 minutes. This is a time saver when you are in a hurry. But do note to put very few clothes when using this mode.
We found its water inlet pipe to be too short, this is common to see, get an extra pipe for using with the inlet pipe. The power cord is approximately 6 feet in length and is sufficient for use. The washing cycle is very quiet in operation but the drying cycle can be a bit noisy.
Other unique features of this washer is the use of a ceramic heater which is durable and lasts longer than other heaters. It is resistant to moisture and dirt. There are many advanced wash programs, few of which are cotton wash, wool wash, delicate wash, quick wash, etc.
With its diamond drum technology protect your clothes from harh wash of machines. The soft curl design is soft on the fabric. The company gives a complete 3 year warranty on this product.
Bosch is a world renowned German brand for washing machines. If you are looking for world class features and quality then go with this front loader of 7 kg ideal for a family of 4.
It features 15 wash programs for washing different fabrics. Its Allergy Plus washing program is designed to kill all germs and bacteria from the clothes. The washing is done at the temperature of 60 degree celsius. All the froth and sud residue gets removed from the washer drum during this wash program.
Bosch calls its drum the VarioDrum in which the flat side of paddle cleans fabric gently whereas the steep side ensures a deeper clean. The drum spins in both directions. The washer can adjust the water level by sensing the type of fabric, amount of load. This eventually leads to saving of water.
The company boasts about their anti tangle feature which prevents tangling of clothes, tangling of clothes is often observed with washing machines.
The wash operation goes quietly with its anti vibration design which reduces the noise produced from spinning of the drum. Other features are common like the child lock, this is handy for preventing any interruption between a wash cycle. You will get a 2 year warranty on the product from the date of purchase.
IFB is the best brand when it comes to manufacturing world class front loaders with great build quality. It has great demand in India. In the recent years its reputation has gone down and down due to reports of several users complaining about pathetic servicing.
This is 7 kg washer and suitable for a family of 4 members. It comes with built-in heater and hard water wash feature, both are most sought features by consumers in India. It features 11 wash programs each designed to cater different washing needs.
Its 3D wash system allows water to pour from three different nozzles, this distributes the water evenly. For increasing the penetration of detergent and its capability to remove stains this machine comes with a built-in filter which dissolves detergent better.
For protecting the machine from power fluctuation this comes with a voltage protection feature. This is handy if you live in an area with frequent power outage. Generally you cannot add/remove clothes once a wash cycle starts in fully automatic washer but in this washer you get a 15 minutes window in which you can add extra clothes if needed.
IFB offers better build quality from other brands. You get a complete 4 year warranty on the product along with 4 year warranty on its motor.
If you prefer LG, then have a look at this LG front load washing machine model FHM1065ZDL of wash capacity 6.5 kg, it is suitable for a family of 2-3 members.
LG was the first one to introduce direct drive technology in washing machines. In this the motor is directly attached to the washer drum instead of using rope and pulley mechanism. Its advantages are less noise, low maintenance, longer life, faster turnaround time.
You will find the hot water wash program with this machine, use this for washing babywear, or to sterilize laundry free from germs. You can monitor this machine from your smartphone, just download the SmartThinQ app from playstore.
It comes with the auto restart function which enables the machine to restart from the point a wash cycle was left during a power cut. For enhancing the cleaning and removal of stains, the drum will rotate in multiple directions and will give your clothes ultra cleaning. Front loaders are easy to get mold and mildew formation inside. To prevent this you should use its Tub Clean wash program which will clean the tub by heating the water at 85 degree celsius.
There is also the baby care wash program which is designed to keep the clothes of toddlers free from germs.
For satisfying the needs of families which are tight on budget but want a front load washing machine, Haier brings you this washing machine. Though this is smaller in wash capacity with 6.5 kg but it is suitable for a family of 3 members.
It features a whopping 14 wash programs which are cotton, synthetic, mix, wool, undergarments, sports, jeans, express wash, daily wash, delicate, spin, etc.
Its NZP – Near Zero Pressure feature is responsible for dealing with low water pressure problems in India. They are rated as A++ in energy consumption, this ensures they consume less electricity and saves more energy.
Its design is super classy and will add elegance to your home decor. Everything, its features and performance are quite good. We did not find any noteworthy bad things about this machine.
The company offers a 2 year complete warranty on the product and 10 year warranty on its motor.