Hotpoint FZA36 vs Hotpoint RZA36

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Hotpoint FZA36
Hotpoint RZA36

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
A lot larger freezing capacity Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 has a freezing capacity of 8kg/24h, but the Hotpoint RZA36 is only a 5kg/24h freezing capacity freezer (3kg/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.

10mm narrower Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 has a width of 590mm, however the Hotpoint RZA36 is a 600mm wide freezer (10mm wider).
Available from 4 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this freezer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £23.50
The Hotpoint FZA36 only costs £430.05 to run over five years however the Hotpoint RZA36 costs £453.55 to run (5% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Hotpoint FZA36 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Hotpoint RZA36 is "A+".
User reviews are significantly better
The Hotpoint FZA36 has an average user review score of 95% based on 11 reviews, whereas the Hotpoint RZA36 has an average rating of 71% (based on 9 reviews).
6 Reasons For
One more shelve/basket Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 has four shelves/baskets, however the Hotpoint FZA36 only has three shelves/baskets.
Lower noise level Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 has a noise level of 44dB, but the Hotpoint FZA36 is a 49dB noise level freezer (5dB higher).
Higher net capacity Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 is a 90L net capacity freezer. That's 17L higher than the Hotpoint FZA36 (90L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Cheaper by £11
The Hotpoint RZA36 costs £189.00, whereas the Hotpoint FZA36 is £200.00.
Better selling
The Hotpoint RZA36 ranks No. 405 by number of sales, but the Hotpoint FZA36 ranks No. 3170.
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Hotpoint RZA36 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Hotpoint FZA36 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Only three shelves/baskets Edit
The number of shelves/baskets on the Hotpoint FZA36 is three, but the Hotpoint RZA36 only has four shelves/baskets.
5dB higher noise level Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 is a 49dB noise level freezer. That's 5dB higher than the Hotpoint RZA36 (44dB).
17L lower net capacity Edit
The Hotpoint FZA36 has a net capacity of 73L, whereas the Hotpoint RZA36 is a 90L net capacity freezer (17L higher). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

£11 more expensive
The Hotpoint FZA36 is more expensive than the Hotpoint RZA36 by £11.
Two months older
The Hotpoint FZA36 is older than the Hotpoint RZA36 by two months.
Worse selling
The Hotpoint FZA36 ranks No. 3170 by sales volume, whereas the Hotpoint RZA36 ranks No. 405.
5 Reasons Against
Smaller freezing capacity Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 is a 5kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 3kg/24h smaller than the Hotpoint FZA36 (5kg/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.

2% wider Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 is a 600mm wide freezer. That's 10mm wider than the Hotpoint FZA36 (600mm).
Not as many stockists
The Hotpoint RZA36 is only stocked by 29 stores, however the Hotpoint FZA36 is stocked by 33 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this freezer.
Higher running costs over five years by £23.50
The running costs of the Hotpoint RZA36 are £453.55 which is £23.50 more than the Hotpoint FZA36 over five years. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is hugely Worse
The Hotpoint RZA36 only has an average user score of 71%, but the Hotpoint FZA36 has an average user rating of 95% (based on 11 reviews).

Average User Rating

Date Released

21 months Ago 19 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 £ 453.55
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 453.55
Purchase price £ 189.00
Total cost of ownership £ 642.55
Details

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.
2.3T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
58
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 4
BEST
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
 Ice cube tray
Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level
49dB 44dB
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 16h
Freezing Capacity
8kg/24h
BEST
5kg/24h
Net Capacity
73L 90L
BEST

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
183kWh
BEST
193kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
590mm
BEST
600mm
Height
850mm 850mm
Depth
620mm 620mm
Package Height
900mm 880mm
Package Depth
700mm 690mm
Package Width
670mm 660mm
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