Electrolux IQ-Touch EIED50LIW
Features - 91%
Performance - 90%
Ease of Use - 90%
Energy Efficiency - 83%
We like this dryer because it has a very large capacity and it is reasonably priced as well. A drawback would be that the unit doesn't have a Moisture Sensing System.
Do you have a large family, and you need a dryer with a large capacity? If you find yourself in this situation, then you should definitely go for Electrolux IQ-Touch EIED50LIW. This wonderful household appliance is among the few that come with clever features that will certainly meet your needs and expectations, and most of all a very large capacity. Unlike other products that can cost you a small fortune, this one costs $1000, which is quite affordable.
Electrolux IQ-Touch EIED50LIW comes with the following clever features that you will certainly find extremely useful: GentlestDry which protects fabrics while drying them, Fast Dry Cycle for those who need to dry their clothes in the shortest time possible, Reversible Door, Large Capacity which is ideal for large families, especially for those with children, IQ-Touch Controls, Luxury-Quiet Sound System so you can run the unit whenever you want, even in the night if desired, without disturbing others, Delay Start, Luxury-Design Lighting which allows you to see the items inside the drum, Last Cycle Recall that allows you to run the previous cycle when you are in a hurry, Touch-2-Open Door so you can open and close the door with just a light touch, and Control Lockout so you can avoid unwanted use. Moreover, the dryer is NSF Certified, and this means that 99.9% of common household bacteria will be removed. In comparison with other products which are not NSF Certified, Electrolux IQ-Touch EIED50LIW is, and this is a big advantage. The interior lighting is as wonderful as it is extremely functional. The only disadvantage is that you can’t turn on the drum light once the unit has started to operate. Overall, the product is very efficient and reasonably priced as well.
Cycles and programs
The unit comes equipped with the following cycles and programs, in order to meet everybody’s needs: Delicate, Normal, Towels, Timed Dry, Touch Up, Mixed Load, Dry cycles, Heavy Duty, Bulky/Bedding, East Dry, Fast Dry, My Favorite, and Casual. Moreover, the appliance comes with an Auto Dry System, End-of-Cycle Chime, and Time Dry 5 possible selections in minutes, 15, 30, 60, 75, 90. The Heavy Duty cycle is extremely useful for those who usually have heavy clothes to dry, and with the Fast Dry option, you will be able to have your clothes dried and ready to wear in only 18 minutes. You will also be able to select one of the 5 temperature selections: high, medium-high, medium, low, and air so that your delicate clothes won’t be damaged in any way whatsoever. This is essential due to the fact that some clothes can’t be dried at high temperatures, and some of the units that are on the market nowadays do not have this option.
Size and designs
Electrolux IQ-Touch has a height 53 inches with 15 inches Pedestal and 38 inches without 15 inches Pedestal. Its width is 25 inches and its depth is 31-1/2 inches. When the door is opened at 90º, the depth is 50-3/5 inches. With the large capacity of 8.0 Cu. Ft., this household appliance is certainly perfect for large families. Moreover, you will find very easy to use it due to its IQ-Touch control panel which displays all your options at all times. The control panel can be found in the front of the appliance, above the door, and unlike other machines that have an LCD screen, this one consists of small buttons. Due to its sleek design, the machine can be mounted under the counter or in a hidden closet. The unit has a painted steel dryer drum, with a reversible door soft-arc design, and an island white appearance, which is quite elegant, and therefore, it will certainly look very nice in your home. Unlike other dryers, this product is available on the market only on white.
The unit operates on electricity and it is Energy Star, which means that you will definitely save some money on your energy bill. The consumption is estimated at 138 kWh/year which is quite reasonable.
Warranty and support
When it comes to this aspect, the manufacturer offers a 3-year coverage on parts, and 1-year limited warranty for labor, which is exactly the same warranty period that most of the dryers have. For support and further information, you have the possibility to contact a specialist via email.