So, in this article, I'm gonna compare two most premium washing machines, the LG FHT1408ZWL and LG T65SNSF1Z. 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 FHT1408ZWL (left) and LG T65SNSF1Z (right) Washing Machines.
LG FHT1408ZWL (left) and LG T65SNSF1Z (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 FHT1408ZWL vs LG T65SNSF1Z

1. Basic Information

ParameterLG FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
BrandLGLG
Dimensions (LxWxH)60 x 55 x 85 cms54 x 54 x 87 cms
Weight60.5 Kg31.5 Kg
Model Year20202020
Capacity8 Kg6.5 Kg
Best forUp to 6 peopleUp to 4-5 people
FunctionalityFully-automatic Front-LoadingFully-automatic Top-Loading
Energy Ratings5 Star5 Star
Body MaterialMetalMetal
Motor RPM1400780
Warranty on Product2 Years2 Years
Warranty on Motor10 Years10 Years
Where to buyBuy on AmazonBuy on Amazon

In the comparison, the LG FHT1408ZWL washer is higher in capacity and motor RPM compared to LG T65SNSF1Z. In addition, other parameters like weight is comparatively half than FHT1408ZWL variant.

Winner: LG FHT1408ZWL washing machine.

2. Technologies used in Washing Machines

ParameterLG FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
Technologies6 Motion Direct Drive,
Smart Inverter,
Direct Drive, and
TurboWash
Smart Inverter Direct Drive

In the comparison of washing machine technologies, LG FHT1408ZWL wins the face-off because of higher number of technologies compared to LG T65SNSF1Z.

Winner: LG FHT1408ZWL Washing Machine.

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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 FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
Door LockYesYes
Child LockYesYes
High-Voltage protectionYesYes
Smart DiagnosisYesYes
Wash DelayYesYes
Inbuilt HeaterYesNo
Auto Load BalanceYesYes
Water Level SensorYesYes
LCD Touch PanelYesYes
Jog DialYesNo
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 FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
Other featuresWi-Fi Connectivity,
Allergy Care,
Tumbling Movement, and
Jet Spray.
Punch+ 3 and
Tub Clean

In the comparison of features of both washers, I found that LG T65SNSF1Z lacks advance features such as Wi-Fi control through Smartphone app, Jet Sprat, and Tumbling movement. On other hand, some features like Tub Clean are already in the LG's FHT1408ZWL variant.

Winner: LG FHT1408ZWL Washing Machine.

Read more about features of washing machine here.

4. Wash Programs

When it comes to numbers, LG FHT1408ZWL washing machine has 14 wash programs whereas LG T65SNSF1Z has 8 of that. And, you can also add up to 20 additional wash programs in LG's FHT1408ZWL variant.

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 FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
Cotton, Cotton+, Mix, Easy Care, Duvet, Allergy Care, Baby Steam Care, Sports Wear, Gentle Care, Delicate, Stain Care, Silent Wash, Speed 14, and Download Cycle.Normal, Favorite, Quick Wash, Strong, Pre Wash+Normal, Aqua Reserve, Gentle (Wool/Saree), and Tub Clean.
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 FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
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.

The matter still doesn't get end here. The LG FHT1408ZWL has a very unique wash program called Download Cycle, using which, you can download up to 20 additional wash programs (provided that the washer is connected to the working Wi-Fi network).

Such kind of functionalities are unavailable in LG T65SNSF1Z Top-loading washer. In addition, the top-loading variant also lacks wash programs for Sports Wear and Baby's Clothes.

Winner: LG FHT1408ZWL Washing Machine.

5. Energy and Water Consumption

ParameterLG FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
Energy Consumption0.08 units per kg/cycle0.0113 units per kg/cycle
Water Consumption8.2 L per kg/cycle21-22 L per kg/cycle

Winner: LG FHT1408ZWL Washing Machine.

6. Noise level

ParameterLG FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
Noise level during Washing54dB48dB
Noise level during Spinning74dB74dB

Winner: LG T65SNSF1Z Washing Machine.

7. Washing Machine's Drum

ParameterLG FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
Drum MaterialStainless SteelStainless Steel
Drum Type-Turbo Drum

Winner: LG FHT1408ZWL Washing Machine.

8. Prices in India

ParameterLG FHT1408ZWLLG T65SNSF1Z
PriceRs 37,590Rs 18,650
EMI starts atRs 1,823 per monthRs 878 per month

Winner: LG T65SNSF1Z Washing Machine.

9. Conclusion

After comparing LG FHT1408ZWL and LG T65SNSF1Z washing machines at 8 different points, I found the FHT1408ZWL is quite better and reliable. It comes many features, premium design, high washing capacity. It has also some unique features that you will find in no other brands' washers. When it comes to price, the top-loading washer is affordable on first basis.

If I had to make choice between two, I will opt for the FHT1408ZWL variant.

FINAL WINNER: LG FHT1408ZWL Washing Machine.

You can visit Amazon to buy either of them.

LG FHT1408ZWL Washing Machine

LG T65SNSF1Z Washing Machine

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