Essentials CTFF55W14 vs Liebherr GT 1432

Essentials CTFF55W14
Liebherr GT 1432

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
31L larger gross capacity Edit
The Essentials CTFF55W14 has a gross capacity of 176L, whereas the Liebherr GT 1432 is only a 145L gross capacity freezer (31L smaller). 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.

8L higher net capacity Edit
The Essentials CTFF55W14 has a net capacity of 145L, however the Liebherr GT 1432 is only a 137L net capacity freezer (8L lower). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

11mm narrower Edit
Essentials CTFF55W14 is 554mm wide, but the Liebherr GT 1432 is a 565mm wide freezer (11mm wider).
207mm shallower Edit
Essentials CTFF55W14 is 551mm deep, but the Liebherr GT 1432 is a 758mm deep freezer (207mm deeper).
£99 cheaper
The Essentials CTFF55W14 costs £99.01 less than the Liebherr GT 1432.
6 Reasons For
Lower noise level Edit
The Liebherr GT 1432 has a noise level of 38dB, but the Essentials CTFF55W14 is a 45dB noise level freezer (7dB higher).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Liebherr GT 1432 is a 45h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 35h longer than the Essentials CTFF55W14 (45h). Read more

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

Shorter Edit
The Liebherr GT 1432 is a 917mm high freezer. That's 523mm shorter than the Essentials CTFF55W14 (917mm).
3 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£195.05 cheaper to run
Over five years the Liebherr GT 1432 is £195.05 cheaper to run than the Essentials CTFF55W14. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Liebherr GT 1432 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", but the Essentials CTFF55W14 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
16% higher noise level Edit
The Essentials CTFF55W14 is a 45dB noise level freezer. That's 7dB higher than the Liebherr GT 1432 (38dB).
Four times shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Essentials CTFF55W14 has a storage time during power failure of 10h, however the Liebherr GT 1432 is a 45h storage time during power failure freezer (35h longer). Read more

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

A lot taller Edit
Essentials CTFF55W14 is 1,440mm high, but the Liebherr GT 1432 is a 917mm high freezer (523mm shorter).
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Essentials CTFF55W14, whereas 4 stores sell the Liebherr GT 1432. 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.
More expensive to run over five years by 56%
Over five years the running costs of the Essentials CTFF55W14 are £545.20 which is £195.05 more than the Liebherr GT 1432. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The Essentials CTFF55W14 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Liebherr GT 1432 has a rating of "A++".
5 Reasons Against
22% smaller gross capacity Edit
The Liebherr GT 1432 is a 145L gross capacity freezer. That's 31L smaller than the Essentials CTFF55W14 (145L). 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.

6% lower net capacity Edit
The Liebherr GT 1432 is a 137L net capacity freezer. That's 8L lower than the Essentials CTFF55W14 (137L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

2% wider Edit
The Liebherr GT 1432 is a 565mm wide freezer. That's 11mm wider than the Essentials CTFF55W14 (565mm).
28% deeper Edit
The Liebherr GT 1432 is a 758mm deep freezer. That's 207mm deeper than the Essentials CTFF55W14 (758mm).
More expensive by £99
The Liebherr GT 1432 is £99.01 more expensive than the Essentials CTFF55W14.

Date Released

41 months Ago 41 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year No data

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 545.20
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 545.20
Purchase price £ 249.99
Total cost of ownership £ 795.19
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 350.15
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 350.15
Purchase price £ 349.00
Total cost of ownership £ 699.15
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.7T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
69
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.7T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
45
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Type
 Chest
 Chest
CFC & HFC Free
 CFC & HFC free
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Shelve/basket
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Thermostat
 Thermostat
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level
45dB 38dB
BEST
Climate Class
 T
 T
Storage Time During Power Failure
10h 45h
BEST
Freezing Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 13kg/24h
Gross Capacity
176L
BEST
145L
Net Capacity
145L
BEST
137L

Ergonomics

Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
232kWh 149kWh
BEST
Energy Usage
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.41kWh/24h
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A++
 A+
 A++
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Width
554mm
BEST
565mm
Height
1,440mm 917mm
BEST
Depth
551mm
BEST
758mm
Weight
46.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Dimensions (WxDxH)
554x551x1440 Unknown - Click to provide data
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