So, in this article, I'm gonna compare two most premium washing machines, the LG FHT1006ZNW and Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL. The comparison will cover some basic information like dimensions, weight, model year, very important information like Capacity, Warranty, Features, Wash Programs, Energy Consumption, Water Consumption, Noise level during washing and spinning, Drum information, different kind of technologies used in, Price and EMIs in India.

In addition, I will also conclude the comparison by declaring the final winner. So that, you can get a clear idea about the better product.

LG FHT1006ZNW (left) and Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL (right) Washing Machine Comparison.
LG FHT1006ZNW (left) and Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL (right) Washing Machines.

ARTICLE CONTENT

  1. Basic Information
  2. Washing Machine Technologies
  3. Features
  4. Wash Programs
  5. Energy and Water Consumptions
  6. Noise levels
  7. Drum information
  8. Prices in India
  9. Conclusion

Washing Machine Comparison: LG FHT1006ZNW vs Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL

1. Basic Information

ParameterLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
BrandLGSamsung
Dimensions (LxWxH)60 x 44 x 85 cms45 x 60 x 85 cms
Weight60 Kg54 Kg
Model Year20202020
Capacity6 Kg6 Kg
Best forUp to 4 peopleUp to 4 people
FunctionalityFully-automatic Front-loadingFully-automatic Front-loading
Energy Ratings5 Star5 Star
Body MaterialMetalMetal
Motor RPM10001000
Warranty on Product2 Years3 Years
Warranty on Motor10 Years10 Years
Where to buyBuy on AmazonBuy on Amazon

In the comparison of basic specs, the Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL washer has higher capacity and product warranty compared LG FHT1006ZNW. Despite same capacity, The Samsung's washer is less heavy and occupies lesser space compared LG washer.

Winner: LG FHT1006ZNW Washing Machine

2. Technologies used in Washing Machines

ParameterLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Technologies6 Motion Direct Drive,
Direct Drive, and
Inverter motor
Inverter Motor,
Direct Drive and
Eco Drum Clean

In the comparison of washer technologies, LG FHT1006ZNW is found to be more advance compared to Samsung's WW60R20GLMA/TL Washer.

Winner: LG FHT1006ZNW Washing Machine.

Read more in detail about washing machine technologies.

3. Features

There are 12 features that should be present on every washing machine to get above-the-mark performance. These features makes the washing machine fully-automatic. Some of them are responsible for safety also.

FeatureLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Door LockYesYes
Child LockYesYes
High-Voltage protectionYesYes
Smart DiagnosisYesYes
Wash DelayYesYes
Inbuilt HeaterYesYes
Auto Load BalanceYesYes
Water Level SensorYesYes
LCD Touch PanelYesYes
Jog DialYesYes
Auto RestartYesYes
Foam detectionYesYes

In addition to the above features, both washing machines also have other features which are unique and brand-specific. They are as follow.

ParametersLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Other featuresWi-Fi Connectivity,
Allergy Care, and
Steam Care.
Ceramic heater,
Magic Filter,
Hexa storm pulsator,
Spin timer, and
Hygiene steam

In this face-off round, LG FHT1006ZNW washing machine has a very unique feature called Wi-Fi connectivity, which let you operate the washing machine from anywhere anytime. But, it lacks in Samsung WW60R20GLMA washer. On the other hand, Samsung washer has a Ceramic heater, which consumes very less energy and also reduces scale build-up. That feature isn't available on LG washer.

Winner: Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL Washing Machine

Read more about features of washing machine here.

4. Wash Programs

LG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Total wash programs1410

Many brands give different names to wash programs despite the job is gonna same. You can take the example of ExpressWash, Speed 14, Quick Wash, and like wash programs. Wash programs are often named liked they're very unique.

Brands like IFB gives the name based on technology and job whereas LG gives names to wash programs based on the job they gonna perform. Samsung is also same to LG.

Wash programs of both washers are as follow.

LG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA/TL
Cotton, Cotton+, Mix, Easy Care, Duvet, Allergy Care, Baby Steam Care, Sports Wear, Gentle Care, Delicate, Stain Care, Silent Wash, Quick 30, and Download Cycle.15 Min Quick Wash, Daily Wash, Delicates, Denim, Hygiene Steam, Cotton, Synthetics, Wool, Rinse+Spin, and Spin.
Different kind of wash programs.

But, to decide the winner of this face-off, we've to compared both washing machine in terms of capabilities to wash certain types of laundry. In other words, We've to check for wash program's presence for different kind of laundry and wash quality. So, here it is in the below table.

Wash program forLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Mixed LaundryYesYes
Baby's clothesYesNo
Blanket/DuvetYesYes
CottonYesYes
SyntheticYesYes
Sports wearYesNo
Bacteria removalYesNo
DelicatesYesYes
Rinse/Rinse+SpinYesYes
Quick WashYesYes
WoolYesYes
Addition of more wash programsYesNo
Comparison of wash programs.

So, Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL washer lacks a very important wash program called "Download Cycle". It's used to download additional wash programs using Wi-Fi connection. In addition, it also lacks many important wash programs compared to LG washer.

Winner: LG FHT1006ZNW Washing Machine.

5. Energy and Water Consumption

ParameterLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Energy Consumption0.08 units per kg/cycle0.08 units per kg/cycle
Water Consumption8.2 L per kg/cycle9-10 L per kg/cycle

In the comparison of energy and water consumption, both are nearly same.

Winner: Draw.

6. Noise level

ParameterLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Noise level during Washing56dB49dB
Noise level during Spinning70dB61dB

Winner: Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL Washing Machine.

7. Washing Machine's Drum

ParameterLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
Drum MaterialStainless SteelStainless Steel
Drum Type-Diamond Drum

Winner: Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL Washing Machine.

8. Prices in India

ParameterLG FHT1006ZNWSamsung WW60R20GLMA
PriceRs 27,500Rs 22,500
EMI starts atRs 1,285 per monthRs 1,059 per month

Winner: Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL Washing Machine.

9. Conclusion

After comparing LG FHT1006ZNW and Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL washing machines at 8 different points, I found both Washers have higher capacity. But, when it comes to wash programs, features and technologies, the LG washer wins the race. If price is concerns, the Samsung Washer is easily affordable.

FINAL WINNER: LG FHT1006ZNW Washing Machine.

You can visit Amazon to buy either of them.

LG FHT1006ZNW Washing Machine

Samsung WW60R20GLMA/TL Washing Machine

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