The Bosch 500 series dishwashers can be purchased online at BestBuy.com, Abt.com, Amazon.com and Sears.com. Pricing for the same models varies between vendors; some retailers offer free shipping.
The Bosch 500 can handle 16 place settings and has a third rack and a load-size sensor. Wash cycle settings include five programs and five options with a half load option, an express wash feature and a 24-hour delay start timer. Additional features are the stainless steel tub, self-latching door and aqua stop leak protection. As of 2015, Consumer Reports claims that Bosch 500 dishwashers are known for their quiet operation and washing ability.