There are certain places where full-sized washing machines just can’t go. For anyone living in a small apartment, or occupy a dorm room but find it pocket-draining to haul dirty laundry to the laundromat, the KUPPET Mini portable washing machine and dryer looks like a good choice. Most are space saving, and while at it, you save a few dollars.
The KUPPET Mini Portable Washing Machine is a compact washing machine that’s carefully designed for small living spaces. It’s both functional and affordable, delivering all the cleaning power of a full-sized washer, making it ideal for college rooms, small apartments, road trips, camping trips, and more. So, how does it stack against other miniature washers in the market?
If you’ve carried a car freezer on a road trip, then you know the size you’re getting in the KUPPET Mini washing machine. It features a blue clear lid and laundry container, allowing you to monitor the water condition, but its also available in purple with white trims.
Measuring 21.9 x 14.8 x 23.2 inches, this Mini Washer will fit in the most confined spaces, may it be an apartment room, a dorm room or even the trunk of any car if you will be using it during a road trip. It features a water inlet on the top, a rather short drain outlet and a handle and a spin-dry tub in the main compartment.
KUPPET Mini Portable Washing Machine – Functionality
The KUPPET Mini Portable Washing Machine is unique in the way it has dual functionality.From our best portable washing machine 2018 list, we learnt that most budget laundry machines will require that you air out your clothes or purchase a separate dryer altogether, this model contains a 3.6 lbs spin dryer. This gives you the convenience of clean, dry clothes in a short time than before. For new born clothes, this is a handy washer especially when the weather isn’t favorable for airing the laundry.
Powering this model is a 360W (240W Wash input, 120W Spin Dry), making it a fast washer and dryer at this price point. With a 7 lbs washing capacity, a semi-automatic design with both a Spin timer and program selector, this washer allows you move your clothes directly from the washing machine to the spin dryer conveniently.
Despite its powerful design, at least at this price point, the KUPPET Mini Portable Washing Machine runs very quietly, allowing you to live your live alongside this tiny appliance. You can have it in the bathroom, or in small room with a napping baby and it will not disturb them out of their sleep. All in all, it gets the job done without creating a fuss.
The KUPPET Mini Portable Washing Machine also features a set of impressive and convenient extras that make installation quick and easy. Our review model features an inlet and attached hose for adding and draining water. This ensures that you have an option of adding water directly into the bucket if you prefer that method.
Run Time & Capacity
The KUPPET Mini portable washing machine and dryer might not be as large as a regular-sized washer and dryer, but it does a good job handling sizeable loads. This model can handle loads of up to 7-pounds in weight. The spin dryer can handle 3.6-pounds of laundry per single spin.
These load sizes allow you to have most of your daily laundry done in less than 15 minutes, which is impressive for small families and other light users. While at it, most mini-washers and dryers are not usually good with extremely dirty laundry of which you may need more than one wash rounds, but for the not-so-dirty laundry, it does it perfectly.
The KUPPET Mini portable washing machine and dryer is well-designed washer and dryer that provides the joy of sorting out your laundry at a moment’s notice. If you live in a small apartment or dormitory where spaces trade at a premium, this model provides an alternative to visiting the laundromat around the corner. It’s also extremely portable, making it an excellent choice for camping trips, road trips and more.
Is there a better alternative?
While the KUPPET Mini Washing Machine offers a convenient, small-size washer and dryer experience, the fact that the wash pool and dry compartment are in the same place and can’t be run simultaneously is a bit limiting. For that, the newer Giantex Mini Washing Machine offers separate twin tubs, while retaining the likeable compact laundry machine experience.
In addition, it offers a better design and a solid construction that will last a few years, maybe until you upgrade to a larger laundry machine.
And, if yours is a small household with medium laundry needs, but require a space saving design, the mid-size Giantex Portable Mini Compact Twin Tub Washing Machine offers a larger 17.6 lbs washing and drying cycle, backed by the company’s track record in manufacturing durable, effective home appliances, including both portable and commercial washing machines.
Should you buy it?
Maybe. If you’re buying on a budget, the KUPPET Mini portable washing machine and dryer is a safe buy. But if you need value for money, convenience, and a space saver, the Giantex portable washing machine is a recommendable choice. It was at the top on our best portable washing machine 2018 list making it a recommendable choice.