Review of Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum 4.6 cu ft High-Efficiency Top-Load Washer (White) ENERGY STAR (Model: WTW8800YW)
Reviewed on: January 13, 2013
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Pros & Cons
Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum (WTW8800YW) is High-Efficiency, Top-Load, energy efficient washer with a large 4.6 cu. ft. stainless steel wash tub which lets you wash up to 3 loads of laundry in a single load. This washer cleans clothes very well by gently lifting stains and soils from fabrics using adaptive wash actions cycles. It comes with a lot of customizable options with easy control. The washer gives choice of 16 automatic wash cycles and users especially love the sanitation, allergen and stain removal cycles.
EcoBoost option on this Whirlpool washer allows to wash more efficiently and increase water and energy savings on wash cycles. Users see a reduction in their water and power bill when they use this washer. Users like the looks of this machine. It come with EasyView slow close glass lid which allows to look inside and see the wash action in progress. The wash basket is illuminated by a LED lighting system. The machine remains balanced even at fast spin cycles and does not tangle clothes.
Some users complain that the washer does not clean clothes very well. A few users also experienced technical failures and broken parts within a short span of time. The wash tub is very deep and not comfortable for short people to reach in. This washer does not offer a spin only cycle to dry wet clothes.
Overall, Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum (WTW8800YW) is a great, high efficiency, energy-efficient, large capacity washer which commands a premium price in the market full of washing machines. The machine works great and users highly recommend buying this machine.
This Whirlpool washer also comes in Chrome Shadow color with Model# WTW8800YC.
Best paired with:
Cabrio Platinum High Efficiency Electric Dryer - Model# WED8800YC
Cabrio Platinum High Efficiency Gas Dryer - Model# WGD8800YC
Review Group #: 1
Cleans clothes very well • Easy controls • Lots of customizable options
Review Group #: 2
Great product • Users are happy with this washer and highly recommend it
Review Group #: 3
Cuts on water and electricity bill • In some cases machine broke within few months
Review Group #: 4
Some users complain that the washer does not clean clothes very well
Review Group #: 5
Quiet machine • See through top is good • It has light in the basin • The wash tub is very deep and not comfortable for short people to reach in
Review Group #: 6
Users love this washer and dryer set • Easy to use • Quiet • Saves water and electricity
Review Group #: 7
Users love many cycle choices especially sanitation cycle, allergen cycle and stain removal cycle • No spin only cycle • Fast spin cycle • Machine remains balanced
Review Group #: 8
Large capacity • Makes laundry easy • Beautiful machine
Where to Buy
|Lowes||$989.10||Was: $1,099.00 (Save 10% thru 03/15/2013)|
|HomeDepot||$989.10||Online Special Valid : 12/27/2012 - 01/30/2013|
|Amazon||$1094.49||Ships from and sold by evVive Home.|
Lowes.com Rating: 4.33 stars from 90 reviews.
HomeDepot.com Rating: 4.00 stars from 77 reviews.
Amazon.com Rating: 1.30 stars from 21 reviews, Price: $1.00