Consumer Reports has information available related to the fastest drying dishwasher. The ratings on this website take into consideration speed, noise and effectiveness of water jets. In addition, a dishwasher buying guide is available for further information.
The Bloomberg DWT54100SS is listed as the fastest operating dishwasher, as listed by Consumer Reports. As of 2015, the unit costs approximately $750 and has a total runt time of 85 minutes. Dishwashers, on average, take 125 minutes to run a complete cycle. Comparatively, the Bosch Ascenta SHX3AR7 has a run speed that is just ten minutes longer than the Bloomberg model. At a cheaper cost, consumers see more value in the Bosch Ascenta.
Consumer Reports also lists the results of sound-level tests. The Kenmore Elite ranked first on the list of noise-friendly units. With 12 different place settings, the unit is extremely versatile. The unit is also equipped with a timer setting, allowing users to activate the cycle in minutes or even hours after the dishwasher is loaded.
A buying guide is also available through the Consumer Reports website. This buying guide considers additional features, such as unit dimensions, options and models all relative to price. Common features mentioned include soil sensors, rinse cycles, wash zones, number of racks and specialty wash cycles.