Essentials CUF50W12 vs Hoover HFZE54

Essentials CUF50W12
Hoover HFZE54

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Narrower Edit
Essentials CUF50W12 is 494mm wide, but the Hoover HFZE54 is a 550mm wide freezer (56mm wider).
Marginally shorter Edit
Essentials CUF50W12 is 839mm high, but the Hoover HFZE54 is an 850mm high freezer (11mm taller).
Shallower Edit
Essentials CUF50W12 is 494mm deep, but the Hoover HFZE54 is a 570mm deep freezer (76mm deeper).
23% lighter Edit
The Essentials CUF50W12 has a weight of 27kg, however the Hoover HFZE54 is a 33kg heavy freezer (6kg heavier).
£70 cheaper
The Essentials CUF50W12 costs £70 less than the Hoover HFZE54.
5% cheaper to run
The Essentials CUF50W12 only costs £408.90 to run over five years but the Hoover HFZE54 costs £432.40 to run (6% more). Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Essentials CUF50W12 is "A+", however the rating of the Hoover HFZE54 is "A+".
5 Reasons For
25% longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Hoover HFZE54 is a 16h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 4h longer than the Essentials CUF50W12 (16h). Read more

The length of time during which freezer can store food without mains power connection.

17L larger gross capacity Edit
The Hoover HFZE54 is an 88L gross capacity freezer. That's 17L larger than the Essentials CUF50W12 (88L). Read more

The total capacity of the freezer, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the freezer walls etc.

21% higher net capacity Edit
The Hoover HFZE54 is an 82L net capacity freezer. That's 17L higher than the Essentials CUF50W12 (82L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

4 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this freezer.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Hoover HFZE54 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Essentials CUF50W12 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A lot shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Essentials CUF50W12 has a storage time during power failure of 12h, however the Hoover HFZE54 is a 16h storage time during power failure freezer (4h longer). Read more

The length of time during which freezer can store food without mains power connection.

17L smaller gross capacity Edit
The Essentials CUF50W12 has a gross capacity of 71L, whereas the Hoover HFZE54 is an 88L gross capacity freezer (17L larger). Read more

The total capacity of the freezer, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the freezer walls etc.

17L lower net capacity Edit
The Essentials CUF50W12 has a net capacity of 65L, however the Hoover HFZE54 is an 82L net capacity freezer (17L higher). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Essentials CUF50W12, whereas 5 sellers sell the Hoover HFZE54. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this freezer and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
6 Reasons Against
Wider Edit
Hoover HFZE54 is 550mm wide. That's 56mm wider than the Essentials CUF50W12 (550mm).
Taller Edit
Hoover HFZE54 is 850mm high. That's 11mm taller than the Essentials CUF50W12 (850mm).
Deeper Edit
Hoover HFZE54 is 570mm deep. That's 76mm deeper than the Essentials CUF50W12 (570mm).
19% heavier Edit
The Hoover HFZE54 has a weight of 33kg. That's 6kg heavier than the Essentials CUF50W12 (33kg).
More expensive by £70
The Hoover HFZE54 is £70 more expensive than the Essentials CUF50W12.
Higher running costs over five years by £23.50
The running costs over five years of the Hoover HFZE54 are £432.40 which is £23.50 more than the Essentials CUF50W12. Show assumptions.

Date Released

41 months Ago 41 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year 1 Year

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 408.90
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 408.90
Purchase price £ 119.99
Total cost of ownership £ 528.89
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 432.40
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 432.40
Purchase price £ 189.99
Total cost of ownership £ 622.39
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.0T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
52
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
2.1T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
55
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Undercounter
 Undercounter
CFC & HFC Free
 CFC & HFC free
 CFC & HFC free
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Thermostat
 Thermostat
 Thermostat
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level
43dB 43dB
Climate Class
 T
 T
Storage Time During Power Failure
12h 16h
BEST
Gross Capacity
71L 88L
BEST
Net Capacity
65L 82L
BEST

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
174kWh
BEST
184kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
494mm
BEST
550mm
Height
839mm
BEST
850mm
Depth
494mm
BEST
570mm
Weight
27kg
BEST
33kg
Installation Compartment Dimensions (WxDxH)
494x494x839 550x580x850
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 35740
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 885mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 570mm
Package Dimension (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 570 x 588 x 885
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