So, in this article, I'm gonna compare two most premium washing machines, the Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL and IFB REW. 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.

Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL (left) and IFB REW (right) Washing Machine Comparison.
Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL (left) and IFB REW (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: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL vs IFB REW

1. Basic Information

ParameterSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
Dimensions (LxWxH)45 x 60 x 85 cms59 x 57 x 95 cms
Weight54 Kg35 Kg
Model Year20202020
Capacity6.5 Kg6.5 Kg
Best forUp to 4-5 peopleUp to 4-5 people
FunctionalityFully-automatic Front-loadingFully-automatic Top-loading
Energy Ratings5 Star5 Star
Body MaterialMetalMetal
Motor RPM1000720
Warranty on Product3 Years4 Years
Warranty on Motor10 Years4 Years
Where to buyBuy on AmazonBuy on Amazon

In the comparison of basic specs, the Samsung WW65R20GLSW washer has higher motor RPM. In addition, the rest of the specs are same except for dimensions, weight, and functionality. Because of front-loading drum in Samsung Washer, it offers quite a good wash quality. And, IFB washer is almost half light in weight compared to Samsung's one.

Winner: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine

2. Technologies used in Washing Machines

ParameterSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
TechnologiesDirect Drive,
Inverter Motor, and
Eco Drum Clean
Smart Inverter Direct Drive and
Triadic Pulsator

In this comparison, the Samsung Washer is found to have more advanced and higher number of technologies compared to IFB REW.

Winner: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL 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.

FeatureSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
Door LockYesYes
Child LockYesYes
High-Voltage protectionYesYes
Smart DiagnosisNoNo
Wash DelayYesNo
Inbuilt HeaterYesNo
Auto Load BalanceYesYes
Water Level SensorYesYes
LCD Touch PanelYesNo
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.

ParametersSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
Other featuresCeramic heater,
Magic Filter,
Hexa storm pulsator,
Spin timer, and
Hygiene steam
Lint Tower Filter,
Smart Sense,
Deep Clean, and
Aqua Energie.

In this face-off round, both washing machine lacks a very unique feature called Wi-Fi connectivity, which let you operate the washing machine from anywhere anytime. On the other hand, Samsung Washing Machine has a Ceramic heater, which consumes very less energy and also reduces scale build-up. IFB Washer lacks heater. In addition, the Samsung WW65R20GLSW variant lacks Smart Diagnosis feature.

Winner: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine.

Read more about features of washing machine here.

4. Wash Programs

Total wash programs108

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.

15 Min Quick Wash, Daily Wash, Delicates, Denim, Hygiene Steam, Cotton, Synthetics, Wool, Rinse+Spin, and Spin.Aqua Save, Express 30, Heavy, Delicates, Smart Sense, Wash, Rinse, 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 forSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
Mixed LaundryYesNo
Baby's clothesNoNo
Sports wearNoNo
Bacteria removalNoNo
Quick WashYesYes
Addition of more wash programsNoNo
Comparison of wash programs.

So, both washer lacks a very important wash program called "Download Cycle". It's used to download additional wash programs using Wi-Fi connection. Surprisingly, both washer also lacks similar wash programs. But, IFB REW washer lacks too many wash programs compared to Samsung washer.

Winner: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine.

5. Energy and Water Consumption

ParameterSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
Energy Consumption0.08 units per kg/cycle~0.0113 units per kg/cycle
Water Consumption9-10 L per kg/cycle21-22 L per kg/cycle

In the comparison of energy consumption, the IFB is superior but eventually its wash programs run for long-time compared to Samsung washer. In addition, the condition at which the energy-consumption is measured is never gonna same for you. When it comes to water consumption, Samsung washer wastes half of than LG washer.

Winner: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine.

6. Noise level

ParameterSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
Noise level during Washing49dB48dB
Noise level during Spinning61dB74dB

Winner: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine.

7. Washing Machine's Drum

ParameterSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
Drum MaterialStainless SteelStainless Steel
Drum TypeDiamond Drum-

Winner: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine.

8. Prices in India

ParameterSamsung WW65R20GLSWIFB REW
PriceRs 26,000Rs 17,000
EMI starts atRs 1,223 per monthRs 800 per month

Winner: IFB REW Washing Machine.

9. Conclusion

After comparing Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL and IFB REW washing machines at 8 different points, I found that both washer are nearly same in features, wash programs, capacity, and many more. There is only a difference in technologies. Samsung washer has higher technologies and it offers silent wash. But, when it comes to prices concern, IFB washer is easily affordable.

FINAL WINNER: Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine.

You can visit Amazon to buy either of them.

Samsung WW65R20GLSW/TL Washing Machine

IFB REW Washing Machine

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