- A good all round machine
- Nothing I didn't like but higher spin speed would have been good
Published on: 22 December 2016
This highly efficient A+++ energy rated washing machine has a slim depth for easy installation.
This model is part of our energy efficient EcoSmart range and has been verified by the Energy Savings Trust.
These Beko appliances allow you to wash larger loads and, the small depth allows a flush finish with the kitchen cabinets. You can wash 35 shirts in one wash cycle, saving you even more time and energy. 1
The high spin speed helps save time on the line or energy use in the tumble dryer by removing more water.
You no longer have to wait hours for your daily wash to be ready, with our Daily Quick programme you can wash a full load of laundry in just 28 minutes. 2
Quick wash programmes allow fast cleaning of smaller loads. Ideal for when you're in a hurry, the Xpress Super Short Programme washes a 2 kg load of lightly soiled laundry in just 14 min. 3
This Beko appliance is up to 30% more energy efficient than 'A' rated models, saving you moneyon energy bills.
For easy loading and unloading of larger items of laundry like duvets or bed linen.
Choose a programme start time that is convenient for you. Time your wash to start while you’re out and be ready to simply hang out to dry when you get back - saving you time and hassle.
Choose from a variety of innovative programmes to suit different clothing types, ensuring your clothes are impeccably cleaned and cared for.
An anti-allergy wash cycle, endorsed by Allergy UK, helps reduce the amount of allergens like cat, dog and pollen allergens as well as bacteria and funghi. Ideal for households with allergy or asthma sufferers.
With increased agitation, longer spin cycles and additional water, you can get hygienic washing results even at 20 degrees and still keep the look of your clothes. This special programme consumes 70% less energy compared to standard hygiene programs.
Ideal for delicate items of clothing, this programme provides the same washing performance as when wasing at 40 degrees. Using an optimised mechanical action and heating profile, this programme helps maintain the colour and quality of delicate clothes, making them look as good as new for longer.
This Beko appliance automatically reduces the water level for half or small loads, saving you money on utility bills.
Compared to regular washing machines that lose nearly 25% of detergent during washing, Beko’s specially developed Aquafusion Technology reduces the amount of wasted detergent and significantly enhances washing performance. Our Aquafusion Technology is a feature on all Beko washing machines.
Activating the Child Safety Lock prevents the accidental changing of washing programmes by locking the buttons.
50cm depth - for easy installation into tight spaces. Ideal for kitchens with shallower units or with plumbing behind.
30° is the new 40°! Washing at 30° doesn’t mean you have to compromise on performance. The 30° programmes give you great results thanks to the latest technologies developed by Beko and detergent manufacturers. This helps you save money on energy bills, do your bit for the environment and keeps your clothes looking great for longer.
1 Please note, the load size is not an exact amount. It is an approximate amount and is based on average weights of different types of laundry. The actual size of the load that can be washed is dependent on the size and type of fabrics.
2 The duration of the programme is only indicative and is based on a 30 degree wash. The actual duration can be slightly lower or higher and it depends on water temperature, water pressure, unbalanced loads etc.
3 The duration of the programme is only indicative and is based on a 30 degree wash. The actual duration can be slightly lower or higher and it depends on water temperature, water pressure, unballanced loads etc.
Note: Feature images are for illustrative purposes only
|Energy Efficiency Class||A+++|
|Number of Programmes||15|
|Max load capacity kg (dry clothes)||7|
|Spin Speed (rpm)||1400|
|LED Programme Sequence Indicator Lights||On display|
|Large Porthole Door (cm)||34 cm|
|Indicator light on all function buttons||On display|
|Electronic Main Wash Programme Knob||Yes|
|Child Lock Feature Operated Electronically||Yes|
|Automatic Half Load||Yes|
|Automatic Unbalanced Load Control||Yes|
|Variable Spin Speed Selection||Yes|
|Variable Temperature Selection||Yes|
|Front Service Access||Yes|
|3 Compartment detergent dispenser (Pre-wash, Main Wash, Fabric Conditioner)||Yes|
|Inner Drum Material||Stainless Steel|
|Electromechanical security door lock||Yes|
|Can be installed under worktop||Yes|
|Door Opening Angle (°)||170|
|4 adjustable feet||Yes|
|Product Height (mm)||850|
|Product width (mm)||600|
|Product depth (mm)||500|
|Carton height (mm)||890|
|Carton width (mm)||650|
|Carton depth (mm)||560|
|Net Weight (kg)||70|
|Gross Weight (kg)||71|
|Drum Capacity (litres)||50|
|Annual Energy Consumption - kWh/Year||171|
|Annual Water Consumption- l/year||10560|
|Noise Levels (Washing/Spinning)||60/77|
|Water consumption per cycle - l/cycle||48|
|Total current (A)||10|
|Water Pressure||1-10 bar|
|Total Power (W)||2200|
|Voltage/Frequency||230 V / 50 Hz|
|Energy Efficiency Class*||A+++|
|Annual Energy Consumption** (AE_c) (kWh)||171|
|Energy Consumption of the Standard 60°C Cotton Programme at Full Load (E_t.60) (kWh)||0.95|
|Energy Consumption of the Standard 60°C Cotton Programme at Partial Load (E_t.60.1/2) (kWh)||0.62|
|Energy Consumption of the Standard 40°C Cotton Programme at Partial Load (E_t.40.1/2) (kWh)||0.6|
|Power Consumption in ‘off-mode’ (P_o) (W)||0.25|
|Power Consumption in “left-on mode” (P_l) (W)||1|
|Annual Water Consumption*** (AW_c) (l)||10560|
|Spinning Efficiency Class****||B|
|Maximum Spin Speed (rpm)||1400|
|Remaining Moisture (%)||53|
|Programme Time of the Standard 60°C Cotton Programme at Full Load (T_t.60) (min)||211|
|Programme Time of the Standard 60°C Cotton Programme at Partial Load (T_t.60.1/2) (min)||185|
|Programme Time of the Standard 40°C Cotton Programme at Partial Load (T_t.40.1/2) (min)||187|
|Duration of the “left-on mode” (Tl) (min)||N/A|
|Noise Levels-Washing/Spinning (dB)||60/77|
The WY74242 comes with a One year warranty as standard.
Beko freestanding products are guaranteed against the cost of breakdown repairs for 12 months from the date of original purchase.
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