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Mega Capacity High Efficiency SteamDryer™ with NFC Tag On

  • DLEX8500V

Key Features

  • Mega Capacity
  • Ultra Simple, Smartphone-Controlled Cycles
  • Freshens/Sanitizes with Steam
  • Automatically Adjusts Drying Time
With the LG DLEX8500V Mega Capacity High Efficiency Steamdryer™ w/ NFC Tag On, intelligent design makes laundry easy.

It’s a Big Deal

Do more with more! With 9 cubic feet of capacity, there’s room for a king size comforter – plus a full set of bedding – in a single load.

    9 CU.FT.
    Up to 5 Garments
    For Unwashable Items
A look at the incredibly powerful, mega capacity LG DLEX8500 washer
The LG DLEX8500 has a modern, electronic control panel that’s highly intuitive.

Intelligent Touches

With your NFC-equipped smartphone, you can download specialized drying cycles that save time and energy. Then, simply touch your phone to the dryer to start.

A woman smiling at the wrinkle-free results delivered by the LG DLEX8500 Dryer

No Time for Wrinkles?

Give favorite clothes new life in just 10 minutes. TurboSteam™ technology helps refresh fabrics and reduce wrinkles in half the time of other steam settings.¹

A stylized look at the intelligence behind the LG DLEX8500 Sensor Dry

How Dry Am I?

LG Sensor Dry automatically knows the moisture level of every load and automatically adjusts drying time. No more damp surprises!

The LG DLEX8500V is twenty-nine inches wide and with pedestal, forty and four-fifths inches high.
Capacity 9.0 cu. ft.
Design Look Front Control
Intelligent Electronic Controls with 3.9" Monochromatic LCD Yes
Dial-A-Cycle™ Yes
Touch Buttons Yes
No. of Programs 14
Programs (Sensor Dry) Cotton/Normal, Perm. Press, Towels, Delicates, Heavy Duty, SteamFresh™, SteamSanitary™, Small Load/Download, Anti-Bacterial, Jumbo Dry, Wool, Super Dry
Programs (Manual Dry) Speed Dry, Air Dry
No. of Options 11
Options More Time, Less Time, Custom Program, Damp Dry Signal, Wrinkle Care, Child Lock, ReduceStatic™, EasyIron™, Rack Dry, End of Cycle Signal, Drum Light
Temperature Settings High, Medium High, Medium, Low, Ultra Low
Drying Levels Very Dry, More Dry, Normal Dry, Less Dry, Damp Dry
Manual Dry Times 60 min., 50 min., 40 min., 30 min., 20 min., More Time/Less Time
SteamFresh™ Cycle Yes
SteamSanitary™ Cycle Yes
ReduceStatic™ Option Yes
EasyIron™ Option Yes
Sensor Dry Yes
Precise Temperature Control with Variable Heater Yes
LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation Yes
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
FlowSense™ Duct Clogging Indicator Yes
Anti-Bacterial Cycle Yes
Wrinkle Care Option Yes
Remaining Time Display/Status Indicator(s) Yes
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Drum Light Yes
Reversible Door Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
Venting Option Electric: 4 Way Venting / Gas: 3 Way Venting
3 Minute Installation Check Yes
Drying Rack Yes
NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Cabinet Painted Steel
Control Panel Plastic
Top Plate Porcelain
Transparent Glass Door Yes
Door Rim Large Square Chrome Rimmed Glass Door with Dark Blue Tinted Cover
Available Colors Graphite Steel (V)
Ratings CSA Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 15 Amps (Gas) / 240V, 30 Amps (Electric)
Type Gas/Electric
Pedestal WDP5V
Pedestal (WxHxD) 29" x 13 9/10" x 29 2/5"
Stacking Kit KSTK2
LP Conversion Kit 383EEL3002D
Side Venting Kit DVK2 (383EEL9001L)
Product (WxHxD) 29" x 40 4/5" x 32 3/10" (57" D with door open)
Carton (WxHxD) 31 3/10" x 44 2/3" x 33 3/4"
Weight (Product/Carton) 158 lbs. / 181 lbs.
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor
UPC 048231 012423

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from A dryer for all my clothes Finally, a dryer with a variety of settings that actually lets me dry all my different fabrics at the right settings! I don't have to worry about my specialty items being ruined by too high of temperatures or too rough of tumbling. And everything always comes out dry, I never have things come out with damp spots.
Date published: 2016-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Very happy with performance Couldn't ask for anything better
Date published: 2015-10-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this dryer I bought in June 2015 love it , easy to use Also very quite and easy to operate.
Date published: 2015-09-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very large capacity Purchased this with the matching washer, absolutely the biggest dryer I have ever owned, very easy to install and use.
Date published: 2014-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is the best dryer I have ever owned! I LOVE this dryer! It's very quiet, efficient, has a huge capacity, a great range of drying options and features, and an attractive design. I love the SteamFresh cycle for sanitizing items I can't wash, such as throw pillows. Two thumbs up!
Date published: 2014-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great high capacity washer Love all the features, especially the steam function. The machine is easy to use and quiet. Adjustments to the preprogrammed wash functions are also easy to change.
Date published: 2014-04-14
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Where is vent on dryer

Asked by: Kkelly
We appreciate your interest in this dryer and its specifications. The center of the 4” diameter vent is located about 3 5/8” from the bottom of the cabinet, and about centered from left to right.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-04-21

how I can change the language in the dryer??

Asked by: GAETANO
Our offices, in the United States, do not have product information for Guatemala. In order to obtain such information, it is recommended to check our subsidiary’s website, at
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-03-31

It's stated on the box and on the web site that the dryer supports 240v at 60hz cycle .I have imported this dryer in a country that only supports 240v at 50hz cycle. From a technicians perspective by looking at the motor itself can this motor support 50hz

Asked by: Trippy
We appreciate your interest in this electric dryer. As we are not technicians, we cannot confirm the compatibility of a US motor with an international electrical current. Products released in the United States are only recommended for use within the US. Service and support for US products will not be available in other countries.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-02-02

is the LG DLEX 8500V stackable?

Asked by: washerdryer
Yes, it is stackable with the matching washer using the optional stacking kit. These are big units, so beware that stacking will place the controls very high on the top unit.
Answered by: LgJam
Date published: 2015-09-14

What is the height of the bootom of the door without the pedestal. And the height of the door opening.

Asked by: Koshea
The bottom of the door is 10.5 inches from the floor. The bottom of the opening is 15 inches from the floor.
Answered by: LgJam
Date published: 2016-02-25

What is the dimension to locate the dryer vent? Please provide exact dimension to center of dryer vent and diameter of dryer vent.

Why can I not find this on your website
Asked by: jedson
The center of the back vent is 13.5 inches from the right side of the dryer (15.5 inches from the left), and 5 inches from the bottom/floor. It is designed for a standard 4inch vent. It also has 2 optional vent locations on the bottom back of each side panel. These each measure 5.25 inches from the back and 4.25 from the bottom/floor. The bottom/floor measurement may vary slightly relative to how you level the feet.
Answered by: LgJam
Date published: 2015-09-14

what does NFC tag ON mean

electric dryer dlex8500v true steam
Asked by: mccloud
It's supposed to allow the LG Smart Laundry app on Android to download custom cycles via Near Field Communications. It would be very nice for setting up a custom dry cycle since this dryer has a 'load' of wonderful options. Unfortunately the DLEX8500V and all other 'Tag On' models have been excluded from the very App that makes it work. So for now the feature does absolutely nothing. Hopefully they will fix this feature within their App to make it functional.
Answered by: LgJam
Date published: 2015-09-14

DLEX8500V release date

When does the DLEX8500V and WM8500HVA arrive in stores? BestBuy doesn't seem to know and I wanted to use my BestBuy card for it.
Asked by: christianday
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