So, in this article, I'm gonna compare two most premium washing machines, the LG T65SNSF1Z and Whirlpool Royal Plus. 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 T65SNSF1Z (left) and Whirlpool Royal Plus (right) Washing Machine Comparison.
LG T65SNSF1Z (left) and Whirlpool Royal Plus (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 T65SNSF1Z vs Whirlpool Royal Plus

1. Basic Information

ParameterLG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
BrandLGWhirlpool
Dimensions (LxWxH)54 x 54 x 87 cms56 x 54 x 98.5 cms
Weight31.5 Kg30 Kg
Model Year20202020
Capacity6.5 Kg7.5 Kg
Best forUp to 4-5 peopleUp to 5-6 people
FunctionalityFully-automatic Top-loadingFully-automatic Top-loading
Energy Ratings5 Star5 Star
Body MaterialMetalMetal
Motor RPM780740
Warranty on Product2 Years2 Years
Warranty on Motor10 Years5 Years
Where to buyBuy on AmazonBuy on Amazon

In the comparison of basic specs, I found that Whirlpool has higher capacity than LG washer. On the other hand, LG washer has higher motor RPM and warranty. The rest of the specs are nearly same.

Winner: Draw.

2. Technologies used in Washing Machines

ParameterLG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
TechnologiesSmart Inverter Direct DriveDirect Drive,
Hard Water Wash,
Zero Pressure Fill, and
6 Sense Technology.
  • Smart Inverter Direct Drive: It consists of the inverter motor, which optimizes the energy consumption in accordance with power requirement.
  • Direct Drive: This technology wastes lots of energy and it's less efficient and effective than Smart Inverter Direct Drive.
  • Hard water wash: This technology adapt operations for washing in hard water by sensing the water type and cycle to give you up to 20% more quality.
  • Zero Pressure Fill: This technology ensures that the wash tub gets filled 50% faster even if the water pressure is as low as 0.17mpa.
  • 6 Sense Technology: This technology offers 6 kind of senses using inbuilt sensors. The 6 sensors are as follow: Auto Distribution, Load Sensing, Auto Tub Clean, Dry Tap Sensing, Water Pressure Sensing, Voltage Sensing, and Detergent Dosage Sensing.

Winner: Whirlpool Royal Plus 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 T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Door LockYesYes
Child LockYesYes
High-Voltage protectionYesYes
Smart DiagnosisYesNo
Wash DelayYesYes
Inbuilt HeaterNoNo
Auto Load BalanceYesYes
Water Level SensorYesYes
LCD Touch PanelNoNo
Jog DialNoNo
Auto RestartYesYes
Foam detectionYesNo

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

ParametersLG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Other featuresPunch+ 3, and
Tub Clean
Spiro Wash,
Express Wash,
Aqua Store, and
Magic Lint Filter

In this face-off round, the Whirlpool washer is more advanced compared to LG washer. Because it has variety of technology.

  • Punch +3: This feature creates water streams in vertical direction which mixes laundry up & down repeatedly for even washing result.
  • Spiro Wash: This unique feature washes clothes in a unique circular motion giving it a complete through wash, thereby offers 20% better cleaning.
  • 123 Wash: It’s kind of feature which has made the washer extremely easy to use. It consists of three buttons – Power, Program, and Start/Pause.
  • Aqua Store: This extraordinary feature allows you to store the water in tub for next wash cycle, so that, it can use it in case of uncertainty of tap water. In other words, it helps a lot to people living in area with so much running water problem.

Winner: Whirlpool Royal Plus Washing Machine

Read more about features of washing machine here.

4. Wash Programs

LG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Total wash programs812

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 T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Normal, Favorite, Quick Wash, Strong, Pre Wash + Normal, Aqua Reserve, Gentle (Wool/Saree), and Tub Clean.Daily, Heavy, Delicate, Whites, Stainwash, Eco Wash, Woollens, Bed Sheet, Rinse + Dry, Dry, Wash Only, and Aqua Space.
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 T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Mixed LaundryYesYes
Baby's clothesNoNo
Blanket/DuvetYesYes
CottonYesNo
SyntheticYesNo
Sports wearNoNo
Bacteria removalNoNo
DelicatesYesYes
Rinse/Rinse+SpinYesYes
Quick WashYesNo
WoolYesYes
Addition of more wash programsNoNo
Comparison of wash programs.

In the comparison of features, I found that Whirlpool Royal Plus washing machine lacks considerably more features than LG T65SNSF1Z. If we count numbers, then LG washer lacks only 4 whereas Whirlpool washer lacks 7. In addition, both washer lacks a very important wash program called Download Cycle. It let you download additional wash programs using Wi-Fi connection.

Winner: LG T65SNSF1Z Washing Machine.

5. Energy and Water Consumption

ParameterLG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Energy Consumption0.0113 units per kg/cycle0.0126 Indian unit per kg/cycle
Water Consumption20-21 L per kg/cycle21-22 L per kg/cycle

The energy and water consumption are nearly same in both washing machine.

Winner: Draw.

6. Noise level

ParameterLG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Noise level during Washing48dB63dB
Noise level during Spinning74dB72dB

Winner: LG T65SNSF1Z Washing Machine.

7. Washing Machine's Drum

ParameterLG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
Drum MaterialStainless SteelStainless Steel
Drum TypeTurbo Drum-

Winner: LG T65SNSF1Z Washing Machine.

8. Prices in India

ParameterLG T65SNSF1ZWhirlpool Royal Plus
PriceRs 18,650Rs 16,240
EMI starts atRs 878 per monthRs 764 per month

Winner: Whirlpool Royal Plus Washing Machine.

9. Conclusion

After comparing LG T65SNSF1Z and Whirlpool Royal Plus washing machines at 8 different points, I found that Whirlpool washer is quite feature-rich and has higher wash programs. On the other hand, LG washer operates silently. When it comes to price, Whirlpool washer is also cheap.

FINAL WINNER: Whirlpool Royal Plus Washing Machine.

You can visit Amazon to buy either of them.

LG T65SNSF1Z Washing Machine

Whirlpool Royal Plus Washing Machine

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