Updated 20 Jun 2017

Beko

DFN16420W

Snapshot: The Beko DFN16420W is a standard-size freestanding with dishwasher with 14 place settings. How well does it clean your dishes?

DFN16420W
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$999

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Test results

Overall score
72
Washing
?/10
Drying
?/10
Energy efficiency
?/10

Good points

  • Good washing performance.
  • Good drying performance.
  • OK energy efficiency.
  • Height-adjustable top basket.
  • Fold-down plate racks.
  • Has fan assist drying.

But

  • No child lock.
  • No auto-sensing feature.
  • Relatively noisy.

How we test

Overall score is made up of:

Washing (65%)
Drying (25%)
Energy efficiency (10%)

If a machine has an “auto” cycle, we select it over the “normal” cycle. We do this because an auto or sensing cycle should be designed to give optimum results for every wash. We put each dishwasher through its paces at least twice and the scores are averaged.

To really test a dishwasher’s ability to clean, we carefully dirty each test load with a range of foods and let them dry for 15 to 18 hours. And we’ve added baked-on porridge to the foods we’ve always used (such as baby cereal, spinach, egg yolk, tomato juice, tea and butter). Each of the foods plays a crucial part in assessing how the dishwasher performs and they’re there to test things like filtration, spray-arm effectiveness, rinsing and automatic sensors.

See “About our test” for more information.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$999
Origin
Turkey
Type
Standard
Size
Standard: 12-15 place settings

Specifications

Place settings
14
Noise (dBA)
50
Cycle time (normal, hours:mins)
1:37
Annual electricity costs
$104
Water use (L/cycle)
10
Water connection
Cold
Maximum inlet water temp (°C)
25
Dimensions HxWxD (cm)
90 x 60 x 60

Features

Delayed start
Fast wash
Half load
Anti-flood hose
×
Adjustable top basket
Removable plate racks
×
Fold-down plate racks
Fan assisted drying
End of wash signal
Visual
Time remaining display
×
Child lock door
×
Child lock controls
×
Auto sensing
×
Integration options
Freestanding with worktop
Stainless steel
Optional

More Info

Equivalent models
Also available in stainless steel (DFN16420X)
Notes
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