Siemens GS36DPI20 vs Smeg CVB20RNE1

Siemens GS36DPI20
Smeg CVB20RNE1

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
40L higher net capacity Edit
The Siemens GS36DPI20 is a 210L net capacity freezer. That's 40L higher than the Smeg CVB20RNE1 (170L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Lower connected load Edit
The Siemens GS36DPI20 is a 90W connected load freezer. That's 20W lower than the Smeg CVB20RNE1 (110W).
13% shallower Edit
The Siemens GS36DPI20 has a depth of 650mm. That's 82mm shallower than the Smeg CVB20RNE1 (732mm).
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this freezer remaining in stock.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Siemens GS36DPI20 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Smeg CVB20RNE1 has a rating of "A+".
7 Reasons For
A little lower noise level Edit
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 has a noise level of 40dB, whereas the Siemens GS36DPI20 is a 42dB noise level freezer (2dB higher).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 is a 23h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 6h longer than the Siemens GS36DPI20 (23h). Read more

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

Larger freezing capacity Edit
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 is a 20kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 4kg/24h larger than the Siemens GS36DPI20 (20kg/24h). Read more

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

24% shorter Edit
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 has a height of 1,510mm. That's 360mm shorter than the Siemens GS36DPI20 (1,510mm).
Cheaper by £30
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 is £30 cheaper than the Siemens GS36DPI20.
Cheaper to run by £131.60
Over five years the Smeg CVB20RNE1 is £131.60 cheaper to run than the Siemens GS36DPI20. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Siemens GS36DPI20 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
2dB higher noise level Edit
The Siemens GS36DPI20 has a noise level of 42dB, whereas the Smeg CVB20RNE1 is a 40dB noise level freezer (2dB lower).
36% shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Siemens GS36DPI20 is a 17h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 6h shorter than the Smeg CVB20RNE1 (23h). Read more

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

Smaller freezing capacity Edit
The Siemens GS36DPI20 is a 16kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 4kg/24h smaller than the Smeg CVB20RNE1 (20kg/24h). Read more

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

20% taller Edit
The Siemens GS36DPI20 has a height of 1,870mm. That's 360mm taller than the Smeg CVB20RNE1 (1,510mm).
More expensive by £30
The Siemens GS36DPI20 is £30 more expensive than the Smeg CVB20RNE1.
Older by six months
The Siemens GS36DPI20 is six months older than the Smeg CVB20RNE1.
£131.60 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the Siemens GS36DPI20 costs £655.65 to run which is £131.60 more to run than the Smeg CVB20RNE1. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
40L lower net capacity Edit
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 is a 170L net capacity freezer. That's 40L lower than the Siemens GS36DPI20 (170L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Higher connected load Edit
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 is a 110W connected load freezer. That's 20W higher than the Siemens GS36DPI20 (110W).
12% deeper Edit
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 has a depth of 732mm. That's 82mm deeper than the Siemens GS36DPI20 (732mm).
Fewer sellers
The Smeg CVB20RNE1 is only stocked by 12 sellers, but the Siemens GS36DPI20 is stocked by 13 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.

Date Released

42 months Ago 35 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 655.65
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 655.65
Purchase price £ 1,049.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,704.65
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 524.05
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 524.05
Purchase price £ 1,019.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,543.05
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

3.3T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 3.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
83
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
2.6T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
67
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Type
 Upright
 Upright
Shelve/basket
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
Unknown - Click to provide data
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Thermostat
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thermostat
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
 Ice cube tray
Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
 Fast freeze function
Noise Level
42dB 40dB
BEST
No Frost System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No frost system
Climate Class
 T
 T
Star Rating
 4*
 4*
Storage Time During Power Failure
17h 23h
BEST
Freezing Capacity
16kg/24h 20kg/24h
BEST
Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 197L
Net Capacity
210L
BEST
170L

Ergonomics

Temperature Alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Temperature alarm

Power

AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 220
 220 - 240
 220
 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption
279kWh 223kWh
BEST
Energy Usage
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.61kWh/24h
Connected Load
90W
BEST
110W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
600mm 600mm
Height
1,870mm 1,510mm
BEST
Depth
650mm
BEST
732mm
Weight
89kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Door Open
640mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth Without Handle
Unknown - Click to provide data 682mm
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