USA Today’s Recognizes Miele’s T1 Dryer As the Best Overall Compact Ventless Unit

The Miele T1 (TW1180 WP) dryer wins the Editors’ Choice Award

Princeton, NJ – Miele, the largest family-owned luxury appliance manufacturer, is honored to announce the newly introduced T1 dryer received’s Editors’ Choice Award and as a result is recognized as the Best Overall dryer in the respective category. This acknowledgement follows a thorough product test conducted by’s appliance analysts.  

“It is an honor to receive this recognition from one of the most highly regarded product review companies in the industry,” said Jan Heck, President, Miele USA. “The T1 dryer is truly our ‘Anywhere’ unit due to the machine’s key features that make it possible to place on any level or in any living set up including a home, townhouse or apartment.”’s article states, "When it comes to space-saving dryers, the Miele T1 tops the list. Unlike most compacts, the T1 can plug into any regular 120V outlet and work just fine. Once placed in the desired location, the T1 outshines the competition.

There are two models in the T1 line up, the TWF160 WP and the TWH180 WP, with testing the latter model, which is the brand’s top model. Both dryers are ventless, so no ductwork is needed, host 12 drying program options and are equipped with heat pump technology. This technology allows Miele to achieve maximum efficiency and optimal results - saving up to 60 percent on energy and operating costs over conventional vented dryers.  

The TWH180 WP includes additional customized programs, PerfectDry and SteamFinish. PerfectDry is a unique feature that detects moisture and calcium content in the water and adjusts drying time to ensure perfect results. While SteamFinish introduces steam to the drying process to reduce or to eliminate ironing.

The Editors’ Choice Award was developed as a process to provide its readers with the answer of what the consumer should purchase. With detailed testing and comparison reviews, the Miele T1 TWH180 WP ranks highest among similar products in its category.

Visit the Miele W1 and T1 laundry site for complete detail on the product along with videos highlighting some of the newest technologies. Or visit the Dealer Finder page to locate your nearest authorized appliance retailer.  

About Miele

Founded in Germany in 1899 with a single promise of Immer Besser, a phrase meaning Forever Better, Miele has dynamically grown to become the world’s largest family-owned and operated appliance company with more than 16,600 employees, 12 production facilities and representation in nearly 100 countries. As a premium appliance brand represented on all continents, Miele is steadfastly committed to the highest quality, performance and environmental standards. Miele’s range of exceptional consumer appliances includes: vacuum cleaners; laundry systems; rotary irons; dishwashers; ranges; built-in convection, speed, steam and combi-steam ovens; cooktops; ventilation hoods; refrigeration; wine storage and espresso/coffee systems.

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