Bosch Serie 4 Free-standing dishwasher SMS4HCW40G Review

Bosch Free-standing dishwasher SMS4HCW40G is one of the new arrivals from Bosch. This dishwasher comes with 14 Place Settings, 46 dB Noise level and many useful features. This is our Bosch SMS4HCW40G Review.

Essential info & Features Of Bosch Dishwasher SMS4HCW40G

  • 14 Place Settings
  • Noise level: 46 dB
  • VarioFlex-baskets and VarioDrawer
  • Dimensions (HxWxD): 84.5 x 60 x 60cm
  • 6 Wash programmes and 4 Options
  • Silence program
  • Cutlery drawer
  • Home Connect

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Bosch Dishwasher SMS4HCW40G Review


Bosch dishwasher SMS4HCW40G comes with a 14 Place Setting and ideal for medium-sized families with up to 6 members. You can load almost all size and shape of utensils and crockery in the dishwasher whether it’s a dinner plate, tall glasses, soup bowl, teacup with saucer, knife, spoons.

This dishwasher has a cutlery drawer. You can use this rack for silverware, It is the ideal place for cutlery and smaller kitchen utensils like ladles or whisks. It added 30 per cent more loading capacity.

Capacity Rating 9/10

Cleaning Performance

Bosch Dishwasher SMS4HCW40G offers flexibility with 6 wash programmes (Eco 50 °C, Auto 45-65 °C, Intensive 70 °C, Express 65°, Silence 50 °C, Favourite) and 4 wash options (Remote Start, Extra Dry, Half Load, SpeedPerfect+).

The intensive program takes about a little more amounts of time and water but gives you truly spotless dishes. The auto program ideal for cleaning dishes of different forms amounts of dirt.

Cleaning Performance 9/10

Noise Level

Bosch is known as the quietest dishwasher brand in the world. Bosch Dishwasher SMS4HCW40G comes with a 46 decimal noise level rating so it’s a quiet free-standing dishwasher.

With a Silence program, you can automatically reduce the noise levels of your dishwasher to the 43 dB noise level, It reduced spray pressure and extended the cleaning phase. You can hardly hear it when it is running.

Noise Level Rating 8/10


This Bosch dishwasher comes with an Extra Dry option. In our test, Bosch SMS4HCW40G Dishwasher dries decent but it isn’t the best at drying plastic.

Drying Rating 7/10

Pros and Cons of Bosch SMS4HCW40G Dishwasher


  • Good Cleaning Performance
  • Spacious
  • Noise level: 46 dB
  • Cutlery drawer


  • Bit expensive than its competitors
  • Drying is just OK

Final Verdict

This Bosch freestanding dishwasher is great in cleaning, more spacious and offers various features.

We think this dishwasher is worth the money because of its good cleaning performance and long-lasting reliability.

If you’re looking for a high-end dishwasher that cleans dishes well, spacious with the latest innovative features, you can consider the Bosch Dishwasher SMS4HCW40G.

Other Alternative With No Cutlery Drawer

Compare Bosch Dishwasher SMS4HCW40G Vs SMS4HAW40G
ParameterSMS4HAW40G SMS4HCW40G
Place Settings13 dB14 dB
Noise Level46 dB46 dB
Home ConnectYesYes
Cutlery DrawerNoYes
Price£ 619£ 639

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