Compare LG WT1101CW vs WT4870CW what’s the difference?

LG WT4870CW Top Load WasherLG WT4870CW vs WT1101CWLG WT1101CW Top Load Washer
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The difference:

On, the WT4870CW is $100 more expensive than the WT1101CW.
List price of WT4870CW on is $799.99 while the price of WT1101CW is $699.99

WT4870CW: 4.5 cubic-foot.
WT1101CW: 4.3 cubic-foot.

Control Panel Design:
WT4870CW: Rear Control
WT1101CW: Front Control

WT4870CW: Yes
WT1101CW: NA

Wash Programs:
WT4870CW: 8 programs – Cotton/Normal, Bulky/Bedding, Perm. Press/Casual, Speed Wash, Heavy Duty, BrightWhites, Delicates, Tub Clean
WT1101CW: 8 programs – Cotton/Normal, Bulky/Bedding, Speed Wash, Heavy Duty, Delicates, Tub Clean, Rinse+Spin, Spin Only

WT4870CW: 12 options – Rinse+Spin, Spin Only, StainCare, Soak, ColdWash, Extra Rinse, Fabric Softener, Delay Wash, Child Lock, Custom Program, Signal On/Off, Water Plus
WT1101CW: 9 options – Rinse+Spin, Spin Only, Soak, ColdWash, Extra Rinse, Fabric Softener, Delay Wash, Child Lock, Signal On/Off

Wash/Rinse Temps:
WT4870CW: Extra Hot, Hot, Warm, Cold, Tap Cold (All Cold Rinses)
WT1101CW: Hot, Warm, Eco Warm, Cold, Tap Cold (All Cold Rinses)

Cabinet Material:
WT1101CW: Painted Steel

WT4870CW: 27″ x 45 3/8″ x 28 3/9″
WT1101CW: 27″ x 40 5/32″ x 28 3/8″

WT4870CW: 29 1/2″ x 48″ x 31 1/4″
WT1101CW: 29 1/2″ x 43 7/10″ x 31 1/4″

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