Updated 14 Sep 2016

Beko

DFN28430W

Snapshot: The Beko DFN28430W is a standard-size freestanding with dishwasher with 14 place settings. How well does it clean your dishes?

DFN28430W
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$1199

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Test results

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

Good points

  • Good washing performance.
  • Good drying performance.
  • Good energy efficiency.
  • Height-adjustable top basket.
  • Fold-down plate racks.
  • Child lock (for controls).
  • Auto-sensing feature works well – when the dishes are less dirty it saves water, time and energy.

But

No obvious bad points.

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
$1199
Origin
Turkey
Type
Standard
Size
Standard: 12-15 place settings

Specifications

Place settings
14
Noise (dBA)
48
Cycle time (normal, hours:mins)
3:02
Annual electricity costs
$84
Water use (L/cycle)
11
Water connection
Cold
Maximum inlet water temp (°C)
25
Dimensions HxWxD (cm)
85 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
Audible and visual
Time remaining display
Child lock door
×
Child lock controls
Auto sensing
Integration options
Freestanding with worktop
Stainless steel
No

More Info

Equivalent models
Also available in stainless steel (DFN28430X).
Notes
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