Essentials CUF55W12 vs Hotpoint RZAAV22

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Essentials CUF55W12
Hotpoint RZAAV22

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
39% longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Essentials CUF55W12 is a 21h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 8h longer than the Hotpoint RZAAV22 (13h). Read more

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

Larger gross capacity Edit
The Essentials CUF55W12 is a 94L gross capacity freezer. That's 9L larger than the Hotpoint RZAAV22 (85L). 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.

Higher net capacity Edit
The Essentials CUF55W12 is an 86L net capacity freezer. That's 1L higher than the Hotpoint RZAAV22 (85L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Cheaper by £39
The Essentials CUF55W12 is £39.01 cheaper than the Hotpoint RZAAV22.
Cheaper to run by £23.50
Over five years the Essentials CUF55W12 only costs £404.20 to run however the Hotpoint RZAAV22 costs £427.70 to run (6% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Essentials CUF55W12 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Hotpoint RZAAV22 has a rating of "A+".
3 Reasons For
2dB lower noise level Edit
The Hotpoint RZAAV22 has a noise level of 40dB, but the Essentials CUF55W12 is a 42dB noise level freezer (2dB higher).
26 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Hotpoint RZAAV22 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Essentials CUF55W12 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
2dB higher noise level Edit
The Essentials CUF55W12 has a noise level of 42dB, whereas the Hotpoint RZAAV22 is a 40dB noise level freezer (2dB lower).
Fewer sellers
The Essentials CUF55W12 is only stocked by 1 retailer, but the Hotpoint RZAAV22 is stocked by 27 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
5 Reasons Against
62% shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Hotpoint RZAAV22 is a 13h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 8h shorter than the Essentials CUF55W12 (13h). Read more

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

11% smaller gross capacity Edit
The Hotpoint RZAAV22 is an 85L gross capacity freezer. That's 9L smaller than the Essentials CUF55W12 (85L). 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.

Lower net capacity Edit
The Hotpoint RZAAV22 is an 85L net capacity freezer. That's 1L lower than the Essentials CUF55W12 (85L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

More expensive by £39
The Hotpoint RZAAV22 is £39.01 more expensive than the Essentials CUF55W12.
£23.50 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Hotpoint RZAAV22 are £427.70 which is £23.50 more than the Essentials CUF55W12. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

42 months Ago 42 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year 1 Year

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 404.20
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 404.20
Purchase price £ 119.99
Total cost of ownership £ 524.19
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 427.70
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 427.70
Purchase price £ 159.00
Total cost of ownership £ 586.70
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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).
51
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).
54
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
Control Type
 Rotary
 Rotary
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
Unknown - Click to provide data
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Thermostat
 Thermostat
 Thermostat
Noise Level
42dB 40dB
BEST
Climate Class
 T
 T
Storage Time During Power Failure
21h
BEST
13h
Gross Capacity
94L
BEST
85L
Net Capacity
86L
BEST
85L

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
172kWh
BEST
182kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
553mm 550mm
Height
845mm 850mm
Depth
574mm 580mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 30kg
Installation Compartment Dimensions (WxDxH)
553x574x845 550x580x850
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