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Maytag Smart Front Load Gas Dryer with Extra Power and Advanced Moisture Sensing Plus - 7.3 cu. ft.
Maytag Smart Front Load Gas Dryer with Extra Power and Advanced Moisture Sensing Plus - 7.3 cu. ft.
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MSRP: $1,499.00

Product Code: MGD8630HW

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When heavy jeans get mixed in the dryer with thin shirts, push the Extra Power button to help get thick fabrics, pockets, hems and seams drier the first time. Monitor and control your appliance when you're away from home with smart dryer features. With additional power from the industry-exclusive fourth moisture sensor, Advanced Moisture Sensing Plus delivers our most accurate drying by monitoring inside moisture and air temperatures to help evenly and completely dry large and bulky loads.


  • Extra Power Button: The Extra Power button boosts drying power on any cycle by extending time, heat and tumbling. One push helps prevent underdrying by getting thick fabrics, pockets and seams drier the first time.
  • Smart Appliance: Stay in control and efficiently manage laundry from anywhere. Remotely start or stop your appliance and get end of cycle notifications so no load is left behind. Troubleshoot select issues to avoid unnecessary service calls and help ensure dependable performance, year after year. Get personalized tips to help you best clean your clothing and maximize the power of your Maytag® appliances.
  • Steam-Enhanced Dryer: These dryers use steam to help prevent wrinkles so your clothes come out looking their best. Look for steam-enhanced cycles and options to help prevent wrinkles, refresh clothes and reduce static.
  • Advanced Moisture Sensing Plus: Maytag packs in an industry-exclusive fourth sensor to deliver our most accurate drying on tough loads. Advanced Moisture Sensing Plus with an extra sensor monitors inside moisture and air temperatures to help evenly and completely dry large and bulky loads.
  • Quick Dry Cycle: Dry a small load fast with the Quick Dry cycle, which pairs nicely with the Quick Wash cycle on select Maytag® washers to get clothes ready in no time.
  • Maytag® Commercial Technology: Maytag® Commercial Technology ensures our dryers are built to last, coming standard with a durable motor and the dryer drum backed by a 10-year limited parts warranty.
  • Sanitize Cycle: The Sanitize cycle uses extra-hot drying temperatures to remove up to 99.9% of three common household bacteria.
  • 10-Year Limited Parts Warranty on the Drive Motor and Drum: We don't just tell you a Maytag® dryer will get your clothes dry for years: we confidently back our dryers with a 10-year limited parts warranty on the drive motor and drum.
  • Remote Start: Do laundry anywhere, anytime with your smartphone. Set cycles with the option to choose from customized favorites, only available in the Maytag app, then start and stop the cycle remotely. (Appliance must be set to remote enable. WiFi & App Required. Features subject to change. Details and privacy info at maytag.com/connect.)
  • Cycle Notifications: Finished loads won't be left behind with the Maytag™ app. Get end of cycle notification on your smartphone with the option to Assign a Task to family members to keep laundry moving. (WiFi & App Required. Features subject to change. Details and privacy info at maytag.com/connect.)
  • Troubleshoot: Troubleshoot select issues without a service call. The Maytag™ app sends notifications of appliance error codes to help you diagnose the error and videos of select issues walk you through steps to solve the problem.
  • Assign a Task: Manage laundry from anywhere by assigning tasks to family members like transferring a load to the dryer or folding clean clothes through customized text messages.
  • Voice Control Available with Alexa and Google Enabled Devices (U.S. Only.): Control your laundry room no matter what you’ve got on your hands with simple voice commands using a Google Assistant or Alexa-enabled device and the connected subscription.
  • Smart Grid Compatible (U.S. only): Your Maytag® appliance comes with smart grid technology that can help reduce household energy costs. Accessing energy pricing surge data from participating local power grids, your Maytag® appliance can connect to the smart grid to know when peak rates are in effect and automatically runs your next load at the optimal time.
  • 7.3 Cu. Ft. Capacity: There's plenty of room to dry large loads with a spacious 7.3 cu. ft. capacity.
  • Reduce Static Option: The Reduce Static option cuts down on cling with the addition of a fine mist of water as clothes tumble at the end of the cycle.
  • Wrinkle Prevent Option with Steam: With the Wrinkle Prevent option with Steam, the dryer tumbles your clothes with steam for up to 150 minutes after the cycle has ended to keep wrinkles at bay.
  • Smart Tips: Personalized Smart Tips based on your laundry activity help you best clean your laundry and effectively use your Maytag® appliances.
  • Dryer Rack: Place bulky or delicate items like sweaters, pillows, hats and tennis shoes on the dryer rack for tumble-free drying. The rack attaches inside the drum and stays in one place throughout the cycle. Rack ships separately after online product registration.

  • Gross Weight: 175 lbs
  • Net Weight: 158 lbs
  • Depth: 30-3/4 in
  • Capacity: 7.30 cu. ft.
  • Height: 38-3/4 in
  • Width: 27.0 in
  • Depth With Door Open 90 Degree: 51.0 in

  • End of Cycle Signal: Yes
  • Electronic Display Type: Cycle Indicator Lights
  • Location of Controls: Front
  • Control Type: Dials
  • Feedback-Status Indicators: Sensing, Wet, Cool Down, Damp, Check Vent

  • Connectivity: Amazon Alexa, Android, Google Assistant, iOS, Siri
  • Works With: WiFi, App, Remote Access, Voice Controlled
  • Door Style: Side Swing
  • Reversible Door: Yes
  • Window: Yes
  • ADA Compliant: ADA Compliant with feet fully extended
  • CEE Tier: Tier I
  • UL: Yes
  • Energy Star® Qualified: ENERGY STAR® Certified
  • Temperature Selection: High, Medium High, Medium, Low, Air Only
  • Number of Temperatures: 5
  • Drying Cycles Selections: Regular, Heavy Duty, Towels, Whites, Bulky Items, Quick Dry, Delicates, Wrinkle Control, Normal, Timed Dry, Steam Refresh, Sanitize
  • Number of Dryer Cycles: 14
  • Number of Dryness Levels: 3
  • Cycle Time Remaining: Yes
  • Lint Filter Indicator: No
  • Stackable: Yes
  • Pedestal Options: Yes, XHPC155XW, XHP1000XW
  • Selection of Drying Levels: More, Less, Normal
  • Fuel Type: Gas
  • Long Vent: No
  • Maximum Vent Length: 64
  • Venting Direction: Left, Right, Bottom, Rear
  • Drum Material: Stainless Steel
  • Drying Rack: Yes
  • Eco Monitor/Efficiency Monitor: No
  • Automatic Dry Control: Yes
  • Secondary Lint Filter: No
  • Lint Screen Location: Front
  • Moisture Sensor: Yes
  • Maytag Commercial Components: No
  • Heating Burner BTU: 20000
  • Quad Baffles: Yes
  • Heating Burner: 20000
  • Interior Light: Yes
  • Window: Yes
  • Reversible Door: Yes

Electrical Requirements:
  • Hz
  • Power Cord Included

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