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Samsung DV520AEW Stainless Platinum Premium Color Steam Electric Dryer, 7.5 Cu. Ft.

Sensor Drying Technology, 13 Preset Drying Cycles

Sensor Drying Technology, 13 Preset Drying Cycles

The DV520AEW is a steam dryer from Samsung that comes loaded with basic, energy-efficient features such as Steam Clean and sound and vibration reduction to help you dry your clothes safely and efficiently. The unit comes in a finish that looks as elegant as other Samsung dryers from this line.

Interior Features
  • The steam feature removes stains and odors easily as well as keeps clothes wrinkle-free. Enjoy easy removal of stains, from ketchup to chocolate. The anti-wrinkle feature is also very handy and helps you save a lot on power bills. Top this off with the Sensor Drying Technology that detects the amount of moisture left in the load for a more efficient drying time, helping you save in power bills.
  • The stainless steel drum is very durable and lasts longer compared to the porcelain and plastic tubs sported by other drums. The drying rack is very useful for drying sneakers and stuffed toys.
  • The five temperature levels allow you to customize drying according to the kind of fabric in the load. Choose the right temperature level to avoid fabric damage.
  • There's 13 preset drying cycles: Air Fluff, Delicates, Heavy Duty, Normal, Perm Press, Quick Dry, Sanitize, Steam Refresh, Steam Wrinkle Care, Time Dry, and Wrinkle Prevent.
  • The quiet operation feature keeps operation going quietly and smoothly. Thanks to the vibration reduction technology, only minimal vibrations can be expected.

    Exterior Features

  • The large LCD display is easy to read, and the rotating dial is very easy to handle. The unit sports a see-through door with a stainless steel rim where you can see the load as it is washed.
  • The DV520AEW comes in a stainless
    platinum premium color that blends well in any room.

    Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 32 9/32 inches
    Height: 38 5/8 inches
    Width: 27 inches
    Total capacity: 7.5 cu. ft.


  • The unit is very quiet despite its large size. There is very minimal vibration so you enjoy quiet performance all the way. Users also like the many options for preset drying and temperature because you can customize for a better fit with the fabric and reduce the risk of damage.
  • The unit is also very nice to look at with its sleek exterior. The stainless steel drum is also very durable and is capable of very high spin speeds without causing any problem. The drum is primarily responsible for the long life of this unit.
  • The large capacity means it can dry more and handle bigger loads in less time.
  • It has a good set of drying options, which adds to its flexibility and efficiency.
  • The steam dryer ensures fabric care. It also has a good set of convenience features, making it very easy to use.


  • The filter indicator goes off frequently even if the filter does not need cleaning.
  • The unit also faces a small problem when drying thick fabric like comforters and towels. You may need to do another cycle to completely dry the load.


  • very large capacity for a dryer
  • quiet operation
  • low vibration
  • many temperature options to choose from
  • very nice exterior
  • long operation life due to stainless steel drum
  • good drying options


  • filter indicator goes off all the time
  • minor problem drying thick fabric on the first spin

    Full Specifications »

    Loading Type Front Load
    Fuel Type Electric
    Color White
    Drum Material Stainless Steel
    Control Type Center Soft Touch Dial, Blue Display Color, 3.6" Large LCD Display Display Type
    Capacity 7.5 Cu. Ft.
    Timed Dry Manual
    Temperature Options Extra Low, Medium Low, High
    Low, Medium
    Drying System Sensor Drying Technology, Steam Refresh, Steam Wrinkle Care 
    No. of Cycles 13
    Cycles Air Fluff (Manual Dry), Delicates (Sensor Dry), Heavy Duty (Sensor Dry), Normal, Normal (Sensor Dry), Perm Press (Sensor Dry), Quick Dry (Manual Dry), Sanitize (Sensor Dry), Steam Refresh (Steam Dry), Steam Wrinkle Care (Steam Dry), Time Dry (Manual Dry), Wrinkle Prevent
    MISC 1 Year Warranty on Parts and labor, 2 Year Warranty on Control board parts
    Special Features Drum Light, Up / Down Adjust Time, louder/ softer / off / increase / decrease Adjustable Level End of Cycle, Child Lock, Door Safety Lock, Drying Rack, 3-Way Venting System

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