Electrolux EI24ID50QS 24″ Built-In

Written by Barbara Fisher. Posted in Reviews

The Electrolux EI24ID50QS has generally received positive remarks, thanks to the large variety of features it includes and the big cleaning power. It offers 12 place settings and it includes racks that can be adjusted or removed, according to your preferences. This unit retails for $1,099.00 but you can find at a significantly lower price of $899. With its array of convenient features, including an eco cycle and a spray system, is this the perfect choice for you? Find out more by reading the article below. Design and Capacity From the outside, the unit has a sleek and modern design…

Electrolux EI24ID50QS 24" Built-In Ratings

Design - 92%
Performance - 94%
Capacity - 94%
Energy Efficiency - 94%
Noise output - 91%

93%

Excellent

Compared to dishwashers that cost more than $1,000, the Electrolux EI24ID50QS comes with more features and a better cleaning power to help you get rid of those stubborn food stains from your dishes. It offers a very good capacity and gives you the opportunity to choose between 9 cycles or make your own cycle by combining several cycles together.

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The Electrolux EI24ID50QS has generally received positive remarks, thanks to the large variety of features it includes and the big cleaning power. It offers 12 place settings and it includes racks that can be adjusted or removed, according to your preferences. This unit retails for $1,099.00 but you can find at a significantly lower price of $899. With its array of convenient features, including an eco cycle and a spray system, is this the perfect choice for you? Find out more by reading the article below.

Design and Capacity

From the outside, the unit has a sleek and modern design although it is not similar to any other comparable models in its price range. You can’t see any logos or branding signs on the exterior; it has a clean and polished stainless steel look, so it will easily fit in any kitchen setting. Even the control interface is very minimal and has a good aesthetic appeal. There a small drawback related to the design, and namely the fact that the stainless steel exterior is like a magnet for smudges and fingerprints but the unit itself is very easy to clean, so this will not be an issue as long as you know how to maintain it. The “Luxury-Hold” door holds its position during the washing cycle, so it’s almost impossible that the door might open during the mid-cycle. This model can easily accommodate 12 place settings or a large variety of kitchen utensils and glassware. The racks are made of durable adjustable tines that stay into place at all time. The silverware basket can be separated into halves so that it can fit more easily in the appliance or folded to be placed in the middle of the rack. In addition to that, the cutlery rack is entirely removable for when you are planning to store your kitchen utensils.

Features and Programs

This appliance includes nine cycle settings and different options to allow you to get a more precise cleaning in a short period of time. The cycles are heavy, normal, fast, auto, rinse, eco, upper, stemware and delicate. Each of these 9 cycles performs differently, but they are all equally important. The Eco cycle, for instance, can help you save water and power while the heavy cycle might use more water while getting rid of food particles and stubborn food stains from your dishes. The stemware or delicate cycle is a suitable choice for dealing with fragile dishes that are prone to breaking. Concerning the wash options, you can choose between a Hi Temp or Sanitize option to raise the temperature of the water and thus sanitize your dishes or an air-dry option to skip the drying part and save more power. The 24-hour delay is a great addition because it gives you the opportunity to program the unit to start washing dishes after you go to bed or in the morning before leaving for work. For more versatility, it includes a Favorite button that allows you to combine one or two cycles and wash options to get the results wanted. The settings are displayed on the IQ-touch control panel and each key displays a small LED light and emits a short beep to let you know when the wash cycle is over.

Performance and efficiency

Owning an energy efficient appliance is in the “must have” lists of many homeowners around the world. Dishwashers that include eco-friendly features are pricey but it’s a good investment in the long run, just like in the case of this appliance, which is a great bargain. This machine can wash all sorts of dishes quite admirably in just 135 minutes or less, as you can choose the fast wash cycle to clean dishes in just 30 minutes. To get amazing results we recommend using the heavy cycle for dishes that are hard to clean. The Electrolux Spray system can help your machine deliver more precisely and fast results. This particular model has an energy usage of 260 kWh/year and according to our calculations, the machine has an annual water and energy costs of $31, which is $3 more than other brands of dishwashers. Nonetheless, the extra dollars seem worth it when you take into consideration the variety of options and features that it comes with.

Other considerations

During its operation, it is very quiet so you won’t be bothered by the noise in no shape or form whatsoever. The only noise that you may hear is during the water travel that takes place occasionally. All in all, this unit is very practical and reliable, the only minor disadvantage may consist in the fact that it comes with a small warranty, of only a year for its parts. The racks and electronic, however, are backed up by a two to five-year limited warranty. The stainless steel tub and door liner come with a lifetime warranty. Electrolux is well-renowned for the quality of customer service that they offer, so don’t hesitate to visit their official page or contact the representatives via phone or email or use the live chat if you want to get a fast answer.

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