So, in this article, I'm gonna compare two most premium washing machines, the LG T70SKSF1Z and Whirlpool ACE XL. 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 T70SKSF1Z (left) and Whirlpool ACE XL (right) Washing Machine Comparison.
LG T70SKSF1Z (left) and Whirlpool ACE XL (right) Washing Machines.


  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 T70SKSF1Z vs Whirlpool ACE XL

1. Basic Information

ParameterLG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Dimensions (LxWxH)54 x 54 x 91 cms94 x 56.7 x 102 cms
Weight32 Kg38 Kg
Model Year20202018
Capacity7 Kg10.5 Kg
Best forUp to 5 peopleUp to 8-9 people
FunctionalityFully-automatic Top-loadingSemi-automatic Top-loading
Energy Ratings5 Star5 Star
Body MaterialMetalPlastic
Motor RPM7801400
Warranty on Product2 Years2 Years
Warranty on Motor10 Years10 Years
Where to buyBuy on AmazonBuy on Amazon

In the comparison of basic specs, I found that LG T70SKSF1Z has lesser washing capacity and motor RPM compared to Whirlpool. But, LG washer operates fully-automatically, means, bare minimum human intervention compared to Whirlpool washer. In addition, Fully-automatic washer offers good wash quality compared to Semi-automatic one.

Winner: LG T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine.

2. Technologies used in Washing Machines

ParameterLG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
TechnologiesSmart Inverter Direct Drive3D Scrub

In the comparison of washer technologies, I found LG washer quite advanced compared to Whirlpool.

  • Smart Inverter Direct Drive: It consists of the inverter motor, which optimizes the energy consumption in accordance with power requirement.
  • 3D Scrub technology: This technology provides perfect triple motion for clothes to remove dirt effectively and efficiently. For that, it consists of 3D Turbo Impeller with rotary stem and 3D scrub pads.

Winner: LG T70SKSF1Z 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 T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Door LockYesNo
Child LockYesNo
High-Voltage protectionYesNo
Smart DiagnosisYesNo
Wash DelayYesNo
Inbuilt HeaterNoNo
Auto Load BalanceYesNo
Water Level SensorYesNo
LCD Touch PanelNoNo
Jog DialNoNo
Auto RestartYesYes
Foam detectionNoNo

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

ParametersLG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Other features8 Water levels3D Lint Filter,
Turbo Dry,
Hard Water Wash, and
10 Stain removal

In this face-off round, I found that both washers have same features. But, Whirlpool washer lacks almost all important features.

Winner: LG T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine.

Read more about features of washing machine here.

4. Wash Programs

LG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Total wash programs85

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 T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Normal, Gentle (Wool/Saree), Quick Wash, Strong (Jeans), Pre Wash + Normal, Aqua Reserve, Rinse+, and Tub Clean.Delicate, Gentle, Normal, Normal Plus, Stainwash.
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 T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Mixed LaundryYesYes
Baby's clothesYesNo
Sports wearNoNo
Bacteria removalNoNo
Quick WashYesNo
Addition of more wash programsNoNo
Comparison of wash programs.

In the comparison of wash program, I found that both washer lacks same features. But, Whirlpool ACE XL washer lacks all important wash programs. 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 T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine.

5. Energy and Water Consumption

ParameterLG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Energy Consumption0.01 Indian unit per kg per cycle-
Water Consumption21 L per kg/cycle-

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

Winner: LG T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine.

6. Noise level

ParameterLG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Noise level during Washing48dB-
Noise level during Spinning74dB-

Winner: LG T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine.

7. Washing Machine's Drum

ParameterLG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
Drum MaterialStainless SteelStainless Steel
Drum TypeTurbo Drum-

Winner: LG T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine.

8. Prices in India

ParameterLG T70SKSF1ZWhirlpool ACE XL
PriceRs 18,990Rs 15,200
EMI starts atRs 894 per monthRs 716 per month
(Price Source: LG, Whirlpool) Disclaimer: Prices are subject to change.

Winner: Whirlpool ACE XL Washing Machine.

9. Conclusion

After comparing LG T70SKSF1Z and Whirlpool ACE XL washing machines at 8 different points, I found that LG T70SKSF1Z washer quite advanced. Whirlpool washer has pretty high washing capacity but it's semi-automatic. When it comes to price, Whirlpool is cheaper to afford.

FINAL WINNER: LG T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine.

You can visit Amazon to buy either of them.

LG T70SKSF1Z Washing Machine

Whirlpool ACE XL Washing Machine

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