Electric dryers are the top sellers, and we test drying performance, capacity, noise, and convenience. Use our Buying Guide to learn which features matter most.. . .
Decades of testing revealed that electric and gas dryers perform similarly. We now test only electric models, but their gas versions appear in our ratings because we expect them to perform comparably.. . .
When space is tight, compact laundry appliances have a big appeal. We found that these scaled-down models get the job done, but they differ in important ways, such as how noisy the dryer is. Features vary, too.. . .
Matching washer and dryer pairs are a widely sold choice, although some don't make a great couple. Their coordinating style makes a statement, but you'll question how a terrific washer and a noisy dryer that's tough on clothes ended up together. Our tests found pairs that are worth a look.. . .
A sustainable Green Choice dryer consumes less energy and has a lower carbon footprint, without a premium price
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CR’s interactive tool leverages product costs, depreciation rates, and survey data to help you make the right choice. Plus, expert advice on what to do next once you've decided.