Samsung models received the highest scores among washing machines in the J.D. Power 2013 Laundry Appliance StudySM, according to Samsung.com. This proprietary study included 12 washing machine brands. Scores were based on the opinions and experiences of 7,850 consumers.
As of 2015, Reviewed.com offers ratings of seven Samsung washing machine models. Ratings range from 4.8 for the Samsung WA56H9000AP to 8.8 for the Samsung WF398ATPAWR washing machine.
Top Ten Reviews listed two Samsung models in their 2015 Best Top-Load Washing Machine Review. The Samsung WA500 placed third, while the Samsung king-size capacity ranked eighth. Both were rated highly for energy efficiency and variety of wash cycles.