As a complement to Appliance Retailer’s Ultimate Guide to the 2014 Australian Dishwashing Market, here is a selection of the best new models from the best brands on the market.
ASKO Built-In 82cm Dishwasher (D5644SS, RRP $1,899)
Includes ASKO’s unique Flexiracks system so users stack more into every wash, as well as 10 programs, Turbo Drying and touch controls.
ILVE Fully Integrated Dishwasher (IVFIX2, RRP $1,799)
ILVE’S new dishwashers feature stainless steel construction and control panel, LED display, seven wash programs and an internal light.
LG 14 Place Anti-Fingerprint Stainless Dishwasher with True Steam (LD-1485T4, RRP $1,792)
LG’s hero model features a 5.5-Star WELS water rating — one of the highest on the market — as well as a 4-Star energy rating.
Bosch Freestanding Stainless Steel ActiveWater Dishwasher (SMS69T28AU, RRP $2,379)
“This model proudly carries the title of being Australia’s most energy efficient dishwasher, boasting the only 4.5 Star energy rating on the market,” said Bosch’s Robin Werth.
Blanco 60cm Freestanding Dishwasher (BDW4510X, RRP $1,199)
‘Dual Pro Wash’ gives the consumer the ability to wash delicate glasses and crockery on the upper basket and wash more soiled items like heavy pots and pans on the bottom basket at the same time.
Fisher & Paykel Generation 7 DishDrawer Wide (DD90SDFTX2, RRP $1,649)
This EZKleen Stainless Steel model has nine wash cycles: Heavy, Heavy Eco, Normal, Normal Eco, Fast, Fast Eco, Delicate, Delicate Eco and Rinse.
Euro Appliances 60cm Freestanding Dishwasher (EDM15XS, RRP $1,349)
This stylish European-made dishwasher has 15 place settings, 8 wash programs, a 4.5-Star WELS rating and a 3-Star energy rating.
Miele Integrated Dishwasher (G 5935 SCi XXL, $3,799)
An integrated model with CleanSteel fascia and fully electronic controls, this dishwasher has an extremely low noise level when operating: only 38dB(A), about the same as a loud whisper.
Haier Compact 450mm Dishwasher (HDW9 –TFE3SS, RRP $749)
Nine place settings and seven wash programs, including a 30-minute fast wash, packed into a compact form factor that is ideal for apartments and studios.
Omega Integrated Dishwasher (OFI101XA, RRP $699)
This built-in, fully-integrated compact dishwasher has six place settings, a stainless steel finish and concealed controls.
Smeg 6-Star WELS Dishwasher (DWA315X, RRP $1,750)
Five wash programs, 15 place settings and three baskets make this a highly featured dishwasher, in addition the most water efficient on the market.
Samsung is launching a new dishwashing range with a more convenient cutlery tray including removable tines for large items and 15 place settings.
De’Longhi Freestanding Dishwasher (DEDW650S, RRP $1,199)
This model offers high-end features such as 15 place settings, 5-Star WELS rating and a brushless motor to increase the life of the product.