According to the site ConsumerSearch.com, the top-rated dryer is made by LG. LG model DLEX800V ranked best in performance and for its larger capacity of 9 cubic feet. This steam dryer was consistently a consumer favorite for overall satisfaction and reliability.
As of 2015, Best Buy customers gave it a 4.8 rating. An impressive 96 percent said they would recommend it to a friend. They noted it was fast, easy to use and held larger loads.
LG also manufactures another consumer favorite, model number DLEX800W. This gas dryer is fully equipped with a drying rack, reversible door, 14 drying programs and 11 drying options.