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4.7 | 555 Reviews

GE® 7.8 cu. ft. Capacity Smart Front Load Electric Dryer with Sanitize Cycle

GE Appliances GFD55ESSNWW

Features

  • Built-in WiFi
  • Quick Dry
  • Sanitize Cycle
  • Wrinkle Care

Quick Specs

  • Type: Dryer
  • Fuel: Electric
  • Style: Front Loading
  • Energy Star Rated: Yes

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Built-in WiFi

Start, stop and monitor your laundry from anywhere while receiving real-time notifications and updates

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Quick Dry

Quickly dries items and small loads for families on the go

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Sanitize Cycle

Sterilize clothing with elevated temperatures designed to kill common household bacteria

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Wrinkle Care

Prevents wrinkles by extending the tumble without heat

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Damp Alert

Signals when delicate clothes reach the ideal dampness level for ironing or final air drying

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Vent Sensor

Provides alerts when a restriction is detected in your dryer vent

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Reversible Door

Easily reverse your washer and dryer door for superior installation flexibility

Built-in WiFi Start, stop and monitor your laundry from anywhere while receiving real-time notifications and updates

Quick Dry Quickly dries items and small loads for families on the go

Sanitize Cycle Sterilize clothing with elevated temperatures designed to kill common household bacteria

Wrinkle Care Prevents wrinkles by extending the tumble without heat

Sensor Dry Prevent over-drying and protect your clothing thanks to innovative dual thermistor technology, that continually monitors temperature and moisture

Damp Alert Signals when delicate clothes reach the ideal dampness level for ironing or final air drying

Vent Sensor Provides alerts when a restriction is detected in your dryer vent

4 Way Venting Easy-to-change venting options provide the ultimate installation flexibility to fit in your home

Reversible Door Easily reverse your washer and dryer door for superior installation flexibility

Features

  • Built-in WiFi
  • Quick Dry
  • Sanitize Cycle
  • Wrinkle Care
  • Sensor Dry
  • Damp Alert
  • Vent Sensor
  • 4 Way Venting
  • Reversible Door
CAPACITY
Total Capacity (cubic feet) 7.8
FILTER
App Filter - Pedestal Pedestal Option Available
App Filter - Steam No
App Filter - Capacity Dryer Extra Large (7.6 cu. ft. and above)
App Filter - Product Type Dryers Front Load Matching
Dryers Stackable
App Filter - Fuel Type Electric
APPEARANCE
Front Serviceable Yes
Handle Pocket Handle
Installation Power Cord Not Included
True32 Closet Depth
Undercounter, Stacked, Side-by-Side, Built-In, Pedestal
Door Style Reversible Door
See-Thru Glass
Color Appearance White on White
Trim/Accents Chrome/White Knob
WARRANTY
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
Parts Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Labor Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
POWER / RATINGS
Volts/Watts/Amps 120V/240V,5600W,24A,60Hz or 120V/208V,4400W,22A,60Hz
ECONOMICAL / QUIET
Quiet Package Quiet-By-Design
ACCESSORIES
Optional Stacking Kit GFA28KITN
Optional Dryer Rack Accessory WE02X29449
Optional Pedestal Accessory GFP1528SNWW (Sold Separately)
Optional Side Vent Kit GFA28DSVN
Optional Riser GFR0728SNWW (Sold Separately)
WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
Net Weight 132.0
Overall Depth 32.0
Overall Width 28.0
Overall Height 39.75
Approximate Shipping Weight 142.0
Depth with Door Open 90° 54.5
FEATURES
Style Front-Loading
Moisture Sensor Sensor Dry
Flexible Installation Undercounter, Stacked, Side-by-Side, Built-In
Additional Cycles Delay Dry - up to 24 hours
EcoDry
My Settings
Sanitize
Small Load
Fuel Type Electric
WiFi Connect Built-In
Dryer Cycles Bulky / Bedding
Cottons
Delicates
Dewrinkle
Mixed Loads
Perm Press
Quick Dry
Sanitize
Timed Dry
Towels
Long Vent Capability Up to 90 feet
Connected Capabilities Amazon Alexa
IFTTT
Sonos
The Google Assistant
Drum Type Alcosta Aluminized Drum
Leveling System Adjustable Leveling Legs
Additional Optional Cycles Damp Alert
Wrinkle Care
Exhaust Options 4-Way (Rear; Right; Left & Bottom)
Timed Dry 120 Minutes
Less Time -
More Time +
Presets (10,20,40,60,90)
Control Type Capacitive Touch
Power On/Off
Rotary-Electronic w/LEDs
Start/Pause
Pedestal Optional
Reverse-a-Door Yes
Number of Cycles 10
Removable Up-Front Lint Filter Yes with reminder light
Dryer Control Features Adjustable End-of-Cycle Signal
Control Lock
Delay Dry - Up to 24 hours
Digital Cycle Countdown
LED Display
LED Indicators
My Settings
Remote Start
Temperature Options High/Medium/Low/Extra Low/No Heat
Energy Saving Option Yes - ecoDry
Additional Dryer Features Damp Alert
Front Serviceable
LED Interior Light
Removable Up-Front Lint Filter
Vent Sensing
ecoDry
Dual Thermistors Yes
Heat Selections 5
Wrinkle Care Cycle Yes
Product Type Front Load Matching
Stackable
Dryness Levels Damp
Dry
Less Dry
More Dry

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Dryer
  • Fuel: Electric
  • Style: Front Loading

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: Yes

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4.7 out of 5

95% of reviewers recommend this product.

5 Stars

No problems with them yet but they're very new.

Stoffy 12/24/2020

We like the features and time it takes for loads to get done. Also nice looking units but should be for the cost!
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5 Stars

Great Machine Great Warranty

Terry SG103 12/24/2020

Replaced our 20 year old dryer. Wifey loves it. Happy wife, happy life.
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5 Stars

Large capacity

Mandymoon 12/24/2020

The presets are pretty accurate. I'm still reading the book to figure out different settings.
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5 Stars

Great features!

Mmulder 12/23/2020

This is a great product takes half the time my previous machine took.
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5 Stars

Awesome Washer

Heron Pkwy 2020 12/23/2020

This dryer is fast and efficient. The features are nice and it is easy to use.
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5 Stars

Great dryer

Drb8020 12/23/2020

Great dryer, no issues. Love the sanitize option and large capacity. Can dry comforters with ease. Quiet and efficient.
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5 Stars

Works well for me

Yankee by birth 12/23/2020

Easy to operate. Much larger capacity than I expected
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5 Stars

User friendly

Sweet 20 12/23/2020

Beautiful , user friendly, stylish and fun to use!!!
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4 Stars

Very Good Dryer

Rreed 12/23/2020

This has been a great dryer. Clothes, rugs, comforters, the works. No issues at all with it and it bells and whistles. Great options and sleek look. Highly recommended!1
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5 Stars

Great Duer

ice7884 12/23/2020

Love all the features love the quality and the design
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3 Stars

Get's the job done!

Angierw 12/23/2020

It works great! It is kinda big, but it get everything real clean!
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5 Stars

Love the variety of drying choices

Me2027 12/23/2020

Love the front controls. No reaching for a short person.
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5 Stars

Awesome product

nancyk60 12/22/2020

it is the best dryer i have ever owned it drys my clothes and bedding in half the time as my old dryer.
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5 Stars

This has so many great features!

Mhouse 12/22/2020

We love this set so much! Our clothes have never looked so good. We love that it sends a message to our apple watches when a cycle is about to finish that is great for us ADD types.
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5 Stars

Smart Dryer

TAd12 12/22/2020

Absolutely love this dryer! Have only dried 2 loads, but am already in love!!
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5 Stars

Nice and large capacity

K Kinsey 12/22/2020

I checked the ratings before I purchased and most were negative about the delivery dates. I love my new dryer and the delivery was exactly on time, friendly installers and quick.
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5 Stars

Outstanding Dryer

Do it all Dave 12/22/2020

Absolutely love this dryer. Easy to use, extremely quite and best of all it drys quickly. So quickly in fact the load is dry long before the next load is done being washed.
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5 Stars

Great features

The witch 12/22/2020

It's a great dryer, has all the bells and whistles you need!
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5 Stars

Love GE!

Usmcwife16 12/21/2020

I grew up using GE appliances so when I got married, moved out and it was time to buy my first washer and dryer I saved up to this matching set! They are gorgeous first of all, easy to use, work really well with getting dog hair off from two German Shepard's and it's really convenient being able to have my washer and dryer connected to the app. It saves me so much time to just set up a delay start and have my laundry get done when I get home so it's not just sitting there wet or wrinkled!
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5 Stars

Very happy with our washer and dryer

ChrisLH 12/21/2020

Lots of great features including a ventilation system so we don't have to leave the washer door open all the time to prevent mold.
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5 Stars

Flawless

Macdaddi 12/21/2020

Dryer works better than expected. Clothes dry in no time and the WiFi phone alert letting me know the clothes are dry is a must have.
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5 Stars

Great dryer

Matizzie 12/21/2020

I purchased this along with the washing machine. Has great options for drying. Nice size bin where the clothes have plenty of room for a large load so I have less wrinkles. Like the washing machine would like a louder sound signaling the end of a cycle
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5 Stars

Works great!

Khold 12/21/2020

Purchased to replace an 8yr old set. Both the washer and dryer work great and are pretty quiet which was very important to us. Great buy!
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5 Stars

Great Features

TJG2020 12/21/2020

Dryer matched our washer and was in stock. Has worked to our complete satisfaction since we got it home.
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5 Stars

Awesome Dryer

FrugalMomma 12/20/2020

I love our new washer & dryer!! They are easy to use, I love all the features. Huge load capacity. I love the vent feature on the washer - no more mildew smell and yucky gunk like our old front load. The dryer gets loads dry quickly! Overall great products and great price point.
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1 Stars

Waiting for solution

CatCat12 12/20/2020

Had my dryer a month before I had to call service and have been waiting almost 3 weeks for parts and answers to repair dryer or a replacement. After 4 phone calls to find out what is happening still have no solution. Very frustrated! Had great reviews so I am hoping it is just mine and I will have a replacement soon!
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Fresh

BethanyG 12/20/2020

Honestly, the App/Wifi addition to this just makes this so seemless and simple. Maybe its the new dryer hoaxs but I enjoy using this like its a playroom.
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4 Stars

Great Deal

GIJane78 12/20/2020

Today I purchased this washer to replace my old 15year old one. Installation was pretty simple, the price was fair, comparing to other washers at the store. This washer is very quiet, uses minimum water, and with the high spin cycle, clothes come out just damp. I wish the draining house was a little longer, so it can be more maneuverable (another foot). This washer seems to have decent reviews, so I went with this product. So far I am satisfied with the purchase.
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5 Stars

Really enjoying the features!

Mkirk10 12/20/2020

This purchase was based on features, price and availability. So far the biggest thing I like is how quickly it dries. Another thing we love is the connectivity. It's extremely nice to be notified when the cycle is about to be finished and again when it finishes.
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5 Stars

Great dryer

Tbridgeman86 12/19/2020

We recently bought this to match our washer and this is way better than our last dryer. It dries faster and more efficient. I would definitely buy this again
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5 Stars

Dries very well.

Jcsckc 12/19/2020

This dryer works extremely well with its sibling washer, which basically leaves nothing left to dry due to the spin cycle pretty much drying everything on its own. But it does finish the job perfectly every time.
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5 Stars

Love the features and great quality drying

Steve luther 12/18/2020

Excellent product.. great features. I would definitely purchase afain and definitely will get the washer when needed.
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5 Stars

Excellent product

Kp1982 12/18/2020

I like how fast it dries my loads and how efficient it is.
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5 Stars

Great looking product

Brandon1535434 12/18/2020

Great looking product with excellent features. Love it
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5 Stars

Great

Aas13 12/18/2020

I love everything about this dryer .. WiFi feature is awesome too
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5 Stars

Great features

Gmliv1 12/18/2020

I have only had in a few weeks but I am loving this dryer. The best part is that it senses when the items are dry and stops. No complaints here, absolutely perfect. Looks nice too.
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5 Stars

Amazing

Bvoss1432 12/18/2020

I love how this Dryer is done before my washer and how it knows when my clothes are dry. Love the app as well
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5 Stars

Great review

Yza1023 12/16/2020

This washer is great. I like it very much. It does a good job.
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5 Stars

Really great dryer!

brenlouhen70 12/16/2020

I love the fact that the dryer stops when the clothes are DRY, not just at the time given.
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5 Stars

More efficient than expected

Nadoze 12/16/2020

We bought this dryer 3 months ago and it takes no time at all to dry any of our clothes and towels. i've never had a dryer that dried so quickly
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5 Stars

Love this dryer!

Jmnick1 12/16/2020

I am impressed with the ridiculously fast drying time which equals not only time savings but energy cost savings as well. My dryer died and I was in a pinch. With the Pandemic there were only a few models available for immediately delivery. My choices were very basic dryers with no features and then they jumped to the high end dryers, which had very few features for the price. This dryer was only $100 more than the other dryers available and had double the features. It is worth every penny! I also purchased the matching washer.
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5 Stars

My new dryer

Fuegoreya 12/15/2020

It is not only a great working dryer but it is beautiful as well
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5 Stars

Great features

Linda900 12/15/2020

Love the large dryer capacity...needed for large family
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5 Stars

Could not be more pleased!!!

River123 12/15/2020

Great looking. Easy to use. So many options. And extremely quite!!
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5 Stars

Great value and very pleased

NikB 12/15/2020

We have had this for about 3 weeks. We love the drum size. The options for drying are all you need. The app is great. We love the app we use to notify us of time left or completion or to add wrinkle prevent if we cannot get there as soon as it is done. We stacked ours and it works great. Our teenage son loves the de-wrinkle setting for his shirts. We even noticed our towels fluffier than with our old dryer.
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5 Stars

Great at catching lint!

FreeWillPDX 12/14/2020

This lint trap pulls out more lint per load than I've ever seen before!
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5 Stars

Loving my new Washer!

mac28mac 12/14/2020

No complaints on this machine. Has mutple settings depending on the load. Loved that it can notify you thru phone that it is completed. Would definitely recommend to others.
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5 Stars

Love it

JMB84 12/14/2020

We love the Product it's very roomy inside and hold quite a bit of laundry at one time
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4 Stars

Super fast

Kirstym 12/13/2020

I love all the features it supplies, and it is so fast! However, the top of it could be a little sturdier. My husband bent the back part of the top leaning over it to plug in the vent...
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Yes, I recommend this product

5 Stars

Drys quickly

Sandikerry 12/12/2020

Love this front load dryer. Love the options for getting the right setting to efficiently dry the laundry without having to run again.
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