Siemens IQ500 vs Zanussi ZFU25200

Siemens iQ500
Zanussi ZFU25200

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 25h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 10h longer than the Zanussi ZFU25200 (15h). Read more

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

Larger freezing capacity Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 22kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 2kg/24h larger than the Zanussi ZFU25200 (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.

30% higher net capacity Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 323L net capacity freezer. That's 96L higher than the Zanussi ZFU25200 (227L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Longer cord length Edit
The Siemens iQ500 has a cord length of 2.3m, but the Zanussi ZFU25200 is only a 1.9m cord length freezer (0.4m shorter).
Shorter Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 1,760mm high freezer. That's 90mm shorter than the Zanussi ZFU25200 (1,850mm).
10 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£274.95 cheaper to run
Over five years the Siemens iQ500 is £274.95 cheaper to run than the Zanussi ZFU25200. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Siemens iQ500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", but the Zanussi ZFU25200 has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons For
Moderately lower noise level Edit
The Zanussi ZFU25200 has a noise level of 40dB, however the Siemens iQ500 is a 41dB noise level freezer (1dB higher).
Narrower Edit
Zanussi ZFU25200 is 595mm wide. That's 105mm narrower than the Siemens iQ500 (595mm).
Shallower Edit
Zanussi ZFU25200 is 668mm deep. That's 112mm shallower than the Siemens iQ500 (668mm).
Lighter Edit
The Zanussi ZFU25200 has a weight of 71.1kg. That's 18.9kg lighter than the Siemens iQ500 (71.1kg).
Cheaper by £105
The Zanussi ZFU25200 costs £105.01 less than the Siemens iQ500.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
A little higher noise level Edit
The Siemens iQ500 has a noise level of 41dB, but the Zanussi ZFU25200 is a 40dB noise level freezer (1dB lower).
105mm wider Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 700mm wide freezer. That's 105mm wider than the Zanussi ZFU25200 (595mm).
112mm deeper Edit
The Siemens iQ500 is a 780mm deep freezer. That's 112mm deeper than the Zanussi ZFU25200 (668mm).
Heavier Edit
Siemens iQ500 is 90kg heavy. That's 18.9kg heavier than the Zanussi ZFU25200 (71.1kg).
More expensive by £105
The Siemens iQ500 is £105.01 more expensive than the Zanussi ZFU25200.
9 Reasons Against
Shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Zanussi ZFU25200 is a 15h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 10h shorter than the Siemens iQ500 (15h). Read more

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

Smaller freezing capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZFU25200 is a 20kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 2kg/24h smaller than the Siemens iQ500 (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.

43% lower net capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZFU25200 is a 227L net capacity freezer. That's 96L lower than the Siemens iQ500 (227L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

22% shorter cord length Edit
The Zanussi ZFU25200 has a cord length of 1.9m, however the Siemens iQ500 is a 2.3m cord length freezer (0.4m longer).
Taller Edit
Zanussi ZFU25200 is 1,850mm high. That's 90mm taller than the Siemens iQ500 (1,850mm).
Less retailers
The Zanussi ZFU25200 is only stocked by 5 sellers, whereas the Siemens iQ500 is stocked by 15 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this freezer remaining in stock.
Older by over two years
The Zanussi ZFU25200 is two years older than the Siemens iQ500.
Higher running costs over five years by £274.95
The Zanussi ZFU25200 costs £714.40 to run which is £274.95 more to run than the Siemens iQ500 over five years. Show assumptions.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Zanussi ZFU25200 is "A+", however the rating of the Siemens iQ500 is "A+++".

Date Released

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Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 439.45
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 439.45
Purchase price £ 454.00
Total cost of ownership £ 893.45
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 714.40
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 714.40
Purchase price £ 348.99
Total cost of ownership £ 1,063.39
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.2T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
56
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
3.5T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 3.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
91
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Type
 Upright
 Upright
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
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Control Type
 Buttons
 Touch
 Buttons
 Touch
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
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Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
 Fast freeze function
Noise Level
41dB 40dB
BEST
No Frost System
 No frost system
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Multi-Airflow System
 Multi-airflow system
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Climate Class
 T
 T
Star Rating
 4*
 4*
Storage Time During Power Failure
25h
BEST
15h
Freezing Capacity
22kg/24h
BEST
20kg/24h
Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 250L
Net Capacity
323L
BEST
227L

Ergonomics

Cord Length
2.3m
BEST
1.9m
Adjustable Foot
 Adjustable foot
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Temperature Alarm
 Temperature alarm
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Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
 Door open alarm
Lamp
 LED
 LED
Interior Light
 Interior light
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Power

Current
10A Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 220
 220 - 240
 220
 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption
187kWh
BEST
304kWh
Energy Usage
120kWh/24h Unknown - Click to provide data
Connected Load
120W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+
BEST
 A+++
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
700mm 595mm
BEST
Height
1,760mm
BEST
1,850mm
Depth
780mm 668mm
BEST
Weight
90kg 71.1kg
BEST
Package Weight
96000 Unknown - Click to provide data
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