Updated 1 Jun 2017

Fisher & Paykel

DE5060M1

Snapshot: The Fisher & Paykel DE5060M1 vented dryer can dry up to 5kg of washing at one time. But how does it rate?

DE5060M1
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$799

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Test results

Overall score
73
Energy efficiency
?/10
Drying time
?/10

Good points

  • OK energy efficiency.
  • Good drying-cycle time.
  • Can be wall mounted.
  • Has sensor and timer drying.

But

No obvious bad points.

How we test

The overall score is made up of:

Energy efficiency (50%) - calculated from the amount of energy used to dry 1kg of wet clothes.
Drying time (50%) - based on the time it takes to dry 1kg of wet clothes.

Key data

Specifications

Type
Vented
Capacity (kg)
5.0
Dimensions HxWxD (cm)
83 x 60 x 59
Cycle time (mins)
121
Noise (dBA)
57
Air-exhaust location
Front (rear option with kit)
Filter location
Inside front
Controls
Sensor and timer

Model

Avg price
$799

Running costs

Cost per load
$0.81
10 year running costs
$805
10 year life-cycle costs
$1501

Features

Wall-mountable
Yes
Stackable
No
Drying rack
No
Ducting kit
Optional
Delay start
Yes
Anti-crease
No
Reverse tumbling
Yes