Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 vs Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA

Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4
Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
90L larger total net capacity Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 447L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 90L larger than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA (357L).
Larger total gross capacity Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 534L total gross capacity fridge freezer. That's 158L larger than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA (376L).
Larger net fridge capacity Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 342L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 77L larger than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA (265L).
Two more fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a four fridge shelve basket fridge freezer, whereas the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA only has two fridge shelves baskets.
13% larger net freezer capacity Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 105L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 13L larger than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA (92L).
5kg/24h bigger freezer capacity Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 has a freezer capacity of 9kg/24h, but the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is only a 4kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (5kg/24h smaller).
Shorter Edit
Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is 1,715mm tall. That's 290mm shorter than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA (2,005mm).
5 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge freezer.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA has a rating of "A+".
7 Reasons For
Lower minimum operating temperature Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is a 10°C minimum operating temperature fridge freezer. That's 6°C lower than the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 (10°C).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is an 18h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 6h longer than the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 (18h).
33% narrower Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is a 595mm wide fridge freezer. That's 195mm narrower than the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 (595mm).
8% shallower Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA has a depth of 647mm. That's 48mm shallower than the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 (647mm).
£653 cheaper
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA costs £445.00, whereas the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is £1,097.99.
£94.00 cheaper to run
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is £94.00 cheaper to run than the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 over five years. Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is "A+", but the rating of the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is "A+".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
A lot higher minimum operating temperature Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 has a minimum operating temperature of 16°C, but the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is a 10°C minimum operating temperature fridge freezer (6°C lower).
A lot shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 has a storage time during power failure of 12h, however the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is an 18h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (6h longer).
Wider Edit
Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is 790mm wide, but the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is a 595mm wide fridge freezer (195mm narrower).
48mm deeper Edit
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 695mm deep fridge freezer, whereas the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is a 647mm deep fridge freezer (48mm shallower).
More expensive by £653
The Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is £652.99 more expensive than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA.
Higher running costs over five years by £94.00
The running costs over five years of the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 are £853.04 which is £94.00 more than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA. Show assumptions.
9 Reasons Against
A lot smaller total net capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA has a total net capacity of 357L, however the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 447L total net capacity fridge freezer (90L larger).
158L smaller total gross capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA has a total gross capacity of 376L, however the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 534L total gross capacity fridge freezer (158L larger).
A lot smaller net fridge capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA has a net fridge capacity of 265L, whereas the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 342L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (77L larger).
Only two fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA has two fridge shelves baskets, however the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 only has four fridge shelves baskets.
Smaller net freezer capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA has a net freezer capacity of 92L, but the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 105L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (13L larger).
5kg/24h smaller freezer capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is a 4kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 5kg/24h smaller than the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 (4kg/24h).
290mm taller Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is a 2,005mm tall fridge freezer, whereas the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 is a 1,715mm tall fridge freezer (290mm shorter).
Not as many stockists
Only 3 stores sells the Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA, however 8 sellers sell the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this fridge freezer remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
One month older
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 XA is older than the Fisher & Paykel RF522WDRX4 by one month.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 853.04
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 853.04
Purchase price £ 1,097.99
Total cost of ownership £ 1,951.03
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 759.04
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 759.04
Purchase price £ 445.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,204.04
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

4.2T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 4.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
109
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
3.8T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 3.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
97
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Colour
 Silver
 Grey
 Stainless steel
 Silver
 Grey
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Reversible Door
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
447L
BEST
357L
Noise Level
43dB 43dB
Maximum Operating Temperature
43°C 43°C
Minimum Operating Temperature
16°C 10°C
BEST
Climate Class
 T
 T (Tropical)
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 T
 T (Tropical)
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
Total Gross Capacity
534L
BEST
376L

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
342L
BEST
265L
Super Cool Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Super cool function
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Egg balcony
Door Balcony
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vegetable Drawer
2 2
Fridge Shelve Basket
4
BEST
2
Fridge Automatic Defrost Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge automatic defrost function
Fridge No Frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge no frost
Lamp
 LED
 LED
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light
Fridge Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 266L

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
105L
BEST
92L
Storage Time During Power Failure
12h 18h
BEST
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
 Fast freeze function
Freezer Shelve/basket
3 3
Freezer No Frost
 Freezer no frost
 Freezer no frost
Star Rating
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Freezer Capacity
9kg/24h
BEST
4kg/24h
Gross Freezer Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 110L
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Ergonomics

Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
363kWh 323kWh
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
790mm 595mm
BEST
Height
1,715mm
BEST
2,005mm
Depth
695mm 647mm
BEST
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 68kg
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