As I mentioned in my best washing machine buying guide, there are three types of washing machines:
2. Fully Automatic Top Loading
This blog post tells about the best fully automatic top loading washing machines in India. A fully-automatic top load washing machine has only one compartment which does both washing and drying. So there is no need to transfer clothes.
These washing machines either use agitator systems or impeller systems, similar to semi-automatic machines. Top-loading machines may also be of the pulsator wash type.