Operation / handling
The Siemens iQ 800 presents itself as a full-automatic washing machine with a front loader and numerous controls.
The Front Core Machine from Siemens IQ800 can be loaded with up to 8 Kg Laundry.
The device has the highest energy efficiency class (A +++).
The iQ 800 has a Parental Control . Do you have this enabled, lock so the buttons and rotary movements of the program selection knob. The consequence is that no setting changes can be made accidentally during operation. It is always advisable to keep on the child lock, so that outside the farm, children can not play with the buttons and knobs and possibly cause damage.
In addition to the blocking of the controls by the Parental Control, also is door locked . This prevents children can not play with the drum or even go into the washing machine and remove the washing at a particular delay start or add other items, while the washing machine is not in operation.
With the balance control imbalance during spin dryers is balanced, as may occur with large and heavy amounts of laundry.About an engine speed signal a possible imbalance is recorded and collected by initially lower spin speeds so until the wash is optimally loosened and distributed in the drum. Is the imbalance corrected, the response set spin speed.
These safety features prevent irregular beating of the drum, which can not only move the washing machine in an uncontrolled manner, but can also damage the casing and the drum-hangers.
Security is also available with the Aquastop function . If for some reason there are no damages or leak in the water inlet hose, the Aqua Stop immediately reacts with the aid of a safety valve by stopping the water supply.
This safety valve is located near the faucet. For any leaks occurring behind the safety valve to the washing machines input, the AquaStop reliably prevents water damage and flooding.
Here it is advisable to regularly check the functionality of the safety valve. You only need to take the machine into operation and solve the water inlet hose while the water supply. Within a few seconds, the safety valve of the Aquastop function should stop the water supply.
Power / EU characteristics
A total of 11 programs to choose from, to 3 additional functions to be added. One of these is the anti stain system , developed by Siemens specifically for the 16 most stubborn stains.
The special washing program super15 is suitable for smaller quantities of clothes with slightly soiled laundry. It shortens the rinsing and spinning process, so that the laundry is cleaned in just 15 minutes. Especially for athletes who need to wash their only lightly soiled clothing often, the program is ideal.
Should you on the Siemens Home Connect app feature, see the Easy Start function. This makes it easier to program selection.For this, you ask for textile art and textile color linen are provided and then accepts the Easy Start function the appropriate program setting. After a confirmation directly, the start of the washing program.
The control panel of the IQ800 is clearly designed and has a knob, various function keys and an LCD display.
The display information about the running wash program and the remaining time are displayed.
Criticisms Siemens IQ800
The Siemens IQ800 washes particularly engergiesparsam and noise . It is ideal with its large washing drum for multi-person households.
We can recommend this machine fully!
Verdict Siemens IQ800
We summarize briefly the essential characteristics of Siemens washing machine IQ800 together: