Hotpoint FZA36 vs LEC CF150L

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Hotpoint FZA36
LEC CF150L

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Three shelves/baskets Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 is a three shelve/basket freezer, whereas the LEC CF150L only has one shelve/basket.
182mm narrower Edit
Hotpoint FZA36 is 590mm wide, but the LEC CF150L is a 772mm wide freezer (182mm wider).
Available from 18 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this freezer remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
10% cheaper to run
The Hotpoint FZA36 only costs £430.05 to run over five years but the LEC CF150L costs £479.40 to run (11% more). Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Hotpoint FZA36 is "A+", however the rating of the LEC CF150L is "A+".
8 Reasons For
20% lower noise level Edit
The LEC CF150L has a noise level of 41dB, however the Hotpoint FZA36 is a 49dB noise level freezer (8dB higher).
Larger freezing capacity Edit
The LEC CF150L is an 11kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 3kg/24h larger than the Hotpoint FZA36 (11kg/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.

51% higher net capacity Edit
The LEC CF150L is a 148L net capacity freezer. That's 75L higher than the Hotpoint FZA36 (148L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Shorter Edit
LEC CF150L is 830mm high. That's 20mm shorter than the Hotpoint FZA36 (830mm).
Shallower Edit
LEC CF150L is 562mm deep. That's 58mm shallower than the Hotpoint FZA36 (562mm).
Cheaper by £11
The LEC CF150L costs £11.02 less than the Hotpoint FZA36.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The LEC CF150L has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Hotpoint FZA36 has a rating of "A+".
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the LEC CF150L is 100% based on 3 reviews, however the average rating of the Hotpoint FZA36 is 95% (based on 11 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
17% higher noise level Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 is a 49dB noise level freezer. That's 8dB higher than the LEC CF150L (41dB).
A lot smaller freezing capacity Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 has a freezing capacity of 8kg/24h, whereas the LEC CF150L is an 11kg/24h freezing capacity freezer (3kg/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.

75L lower net capacity Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 has a net capacity of 73L, however the LEC CF150L is a 148L net capacity freezer (75L higher). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Slightly taller Edit
Hotpoint FZA36 is 850mm high, but the LEC CF150L is an 830mm high freezer (20mm shorter).
58mm deeper Edit
Hotpoint FZA36 is 620mm deep, but the LEC CF150L is a 562mm deep freezer (58mm shallower).
£11 more expensive
The Hotpoint FZA36 is more expensive than the LEC CF150L by £11.02.
Lower user review Score
The Hotpoint FZA36's average user rating is 95%, however the LEC CF150L's is 100% (based on 3 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
Two less shelves/baskets Edit
The LEC CF150L is a one shelve/basket freezer, whereas the Hotpoint FZA36 only has three shelves/baskets.
Wider Edit
LEC CF150L is 772mm wide. That's 182mm wider than the Hotpoint FZA36 (772mm).
Less retailers
The LEC CF150L is only stocked by 16 sellers, whereas the Hotpoint FZA36 is stocked by 34 sellers. 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.
Higher running costs over five years by £49.35
The running costs over five years of the LEC CF150L are £479.40 which is £49.35 more than the Hotpoint FZA36. Show assumptions.

Average User Rating

Date Released

21 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 430.05
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 430.05
Purchase price £ 200.00
Total cost of ownership £ 630.05
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 479.40
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 479.40
Purchase price £ 188.98
Total cost of ownership £ 668.38
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.1T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
55
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
2.4T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
61
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
3
BEST
1
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level
49dB 41dB
BEST
No Frost System
 No frost system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Climate Class
 T
 T
Star Rating
 4*
 4*
Storage Time During Power Failure
Unknown - Click to provide data 5h
Freezing Capacity
8kg/24h 11kg/24h
BEST
Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 155L
Net Capacity
73L 148L
BEST

Ergonomics

Interior Light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interior light

Power

Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.25A
Annual Energy Consumption
183kWh
BEST
204kWh
Connected Load
Unknown - Click to provide data 56W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
590mm
BEST
772mm
Height
850mm 830mm
BEST
Depth
620mm 562mm
BEST
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 31.5kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 35000
Package Height
900mm 885mm
Package Depth
700mm 585mm
Package Width
670mm 815mm
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