LEC U50263 vs Smeg S3F072P

LEC U50263
Smeg S3F072P

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
4L larger gross capacity Edit
The LEC U50263 has a gross capacity of 80L, however the Smeg S3F072P is only a 76L gross capacity freezer (4L 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.

41mm narrower Edit
The LEC U50263 is a 499mm wide freezer, whereas the Smeg S3F072P is a 540mm wide freezer (41mm wider).
29mm shallower Edit
The LEC U50263 is a 520mm deep freezer, whereas the Smeg S3F072P is a 549mm deep freezer (29mm deeper).
£99 cheaper
The LEC U50263 costs £149.99, whereas the Smeg S3F072P is £249.00.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LEC U50263 is "A+", but the rating of the Smeg S3F072P is "A+".
5 Reasons For
Vastly larger freezing capacity Edit
The Smeg S3F072P has a freezing capacity of 12kg/24h, however the LEC U50263 is only a 3kg/24h freezing capacity freezer (9kg/24h smaller). 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.

Higher net capacity Edit
The Smeg S3F072P has a net capacity of 70L, but the LEC U50263 is only a 61L net capacity freezer (9L lower). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

113mm shorter Edit
The Smeg S3F072P is a 722mm high freezer, whereas the LEC U50263 is an 835mm high freezer (113mm taller).
Available from 2 shops
The more stores stock this freezer, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Smeg S3F072P is "A+", but the rating of the LEC U50263 is "A+".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
3x smaller freezing capacity Edit
The LEC U50263 has a freezing capacity of 3kg/24h, however the Smeg S3F072P is a 12kg/24h freezing capacity freezer (9kg/24h larger). 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.

Lower net capacity Edit
The LEC U50263 has a net capacity of 61L, but the Smeg S3F072P is a 70L net capacity freezer (9L higher). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

113mm taller Edit
The LEC U50263 is an 835mm high freezer, whereas the Smeg S3F072P is a 722mm high freezer (113mm shorter).
Not as many stockists
Only 10 shops sells the LEC U50263, however 12 sellers sell the Smeg S3F072P. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this freezer remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Six months older
The LEC U50263 is older than the Smeg S3F072P by six months.
4 Reasons Against
4L smaller gross capacity Edit
The Smeg S3F072P has a gross capacity of 76L, however the LEC U50263 is an 80L gross capacity freezer (4L 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.

41mm wider Edit
The Smeg S3F072P is a 540mm wide freezer, whereas the LEC U50263 is a 499mm wide freezer (41mm narrower).
29mm deeper Edit
The Smeg S3F072P is a 549mm deep freezer, whereas the LEC U50263 is a 520mm deep freezer (29mm shallower).
£99 more expensive
The Smeg S3F072P is more expensive than the LEC U50263 by £99.01.

Date Released

21 months Ago 15 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 425.35
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 425.35
Purchase price £ 249.00
Total cost of ownership £ 674.35
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

No data
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
Type
 Upright
 Upright
Shelve/basket
3 3
Control Type
 Rotary
 Rotary
Reversible Door
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Reversible door
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Colour
 White
 White

Other Features

Number of Compressors
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Performance

Operating Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 43
Thermostat
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thermostat
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
 Ice cube tray
Fast Freeze Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fast freeze function
Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 36dB
Climate Class
 T
 T
Star Rating
 4*
 4*
Storage Time During Power Failure
Unknown - Click to provide data 20h
Freezing Capacity
3kg/24h 12kg/24h
BEST
Gross Capacity
80L
BEST
76L
Net Capacity
61L 70L
BEST

Ergonomics

Temperature Alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Temperature alarm
Indication Light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Indication light
Interior Light
 Interior light
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 220
 220 - 240
 220
 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 181kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
499mm
BEST
540mm
Height
835mm 722mm
BEST
Depth
520mm
BEST
549mm
Weight
31.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
33500 Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
883mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
547mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
538mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 703mm
Installation Compartment Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 550mm
Installation Compartment Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 545mm
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