According to Consumer Search Bosch continually improves upon the noise level and loading flexibility of their dishwashers. Bosch SHX98M09UC is "the quietest and most energy-efficient dishwasher available in the US." It also has a lot of the latest convenience features and at around $1500 it's a great buy. The second best rating is the Kenmore Elite UltraWash HE 13153. The Kenmore is comparable to .