Summary: In terms of overall value at the $699 list price point, you can't beat and LG, especially if it's the LG WM2050CW washing machine. If you have a large family with high weekly laundry requirements, you may want to seek larger machines. This washer is a solid performer without all the bells and whistle found on more expensive models. This washing machine is highly recommended and you can read more unbiased user reviews here. STRONG BUY RECOMMENDATION .