Hotpoint FFUL 1812 vs Smeg FC34XPNF

Hotpoint FFUL 1812
Smeg FC34XPNF

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Water dispenser Edit
The Hotpoint FFUL 1812 has a water dispenser, but the Smeg FC34XPNF does not have a water dispenser. Read more

A stand-alone or a built-in device thatdispenses water. Sometimes it may cool water.

Icemaker Edit
The Hotpoint FFUL 1812 has an icemaker, but the Smeg FC34XPNF does not have an icemaker. Read more

This is either a consumer device for making ice, found inside a home freezer, or a stand-alone appliance for making ice.

£179 cheaper
The Hotpoint FFUL 1812 costs £178.99 less than the Smeg FC34XPNF.
4% cheaper to run
The Hotpoint FFUL 1812 only costs £695.60 to run over five years but the Smeg FC34XPNF costs £721.45 to run (4% more). Read more
3 Reasons For
13% larger total gross capacity Edit
The Smeg FC34XPNF has a total gross capacity of 344L, however the Hotpoint FFUL 1812 is only a 300L total gross capacity fridge freezer (44L smaller).
Four fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Smeg FC34XPNF has four fridge shelves baskets, however the Hotpoint FFUL 1812 only has three fridge shelves baskets.
Available from 2 shops
The more retailers stock this fridge freezer, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
44L smaller total gross capacity Edit
The Hotpoint FFUL 1812 has a total gross capacity of 300L, whereas the Smeg FC34XPNF is a 344L total gross capacity fridge freezer (44L larger).
Only three fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Hotpoint FFUL 1812 is a three fridge shelve basket fridge freezer, whereas the Smeg FC34XPNF only has four fridge shelves baskets.
Less retailers
Only 2 sellers sells the Hotpoint FFUL 1812, whereas 4 sellers sell the Smeg FC34XPNF. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge freezer and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
5 Reasons Against
Does not have a water dispenser Edit
The Smeg FC34XPNF does not have a water dispenser, however the Hotpoint FFUL 1812 has a water dispenser. Read more

A stand-alone or a built-in device thatdispenses water. Sometimes it may cool water.

Does not have an icemaker Edit
The Smeg FC34XPNF does not have an icemaker, however the Hotpoint FFUL 1812 does. Read more

This is either a consumer device for making ice, found inside a home freezer, or a stand-alone appliance for making ice.

£179 more expensive
The Smeg FC34XPNF is more expensive than the Hotpoint FFUL 1812 by £178.99.
Six months older
The Smeg FC34XPNF is older than the Hotpoint FFUL 1812 by six months.
4% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Smeg FC34XPNF are £721.45 which is £25.85 more than the Hotpoint FFUL 1812. Show assumptions.

Date Released

49 months Ago 55 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year No data

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 695.60
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 695.60
Purchase price £ 329.95
Total cost of ownership £ 1,025.55
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 721.45
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 721.45
Purchase price £ 508.94
Total cost of ownership £ 1,230.39
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

3.5T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 3.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
89
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
3.6T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 3.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
92
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Colour
 White
 Stainless steel
 White
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 318L
Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 45dB
Water Dispenser
 Water dispenser
BEST
 Water dispenser
Icemaker
 Icemaker
BEST
 Icemaker
Climate Class
 T
 SN
 ST
 N (Normal)
BEST
 T
 SN
 ST
 N (Normal)
Total Gross Capacity
300L 344L
BEST

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 228L
Interior Light
 Interior light
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bottle Rack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Egg balcony
Door Balcony
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vegetable Drawer
2 2
Fridge Shelve Basket
3 4
BEST
Fridge Automatic Defrost Function
 Fridge automatic defrost function
 Fridge automatic defrost function
Fridge No Frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge no frost
Fridge Interior Light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge interior light
Fridge Gross Capacity
212L Unknown - Click to provide data

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 90L
Storage Time During Power Failure
Unknown - Click to provide data 17h
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Freezer Shelve/basket
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Star Rating
4 4
Freezer Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 6kg/24h
Gross Freezer Capacity
88L Unknown - Click to provide data
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Fresh Zone

Fresh Zone Compartment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fresh zone compartment

Ergonomics

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

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
296kWh
BEST
307kWh
Connected Load
Unknown - Click to provide data 174W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 595mm
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,850mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 650mm
Weight
64.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
67.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
1,930mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
715mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
665mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Door
 Double
 Double
Dimension
1875 x 600 x 655 Unknown - Click to provide data
Thermostat
 Thermostat
 Thermostat
Defrost Function
 Defrost function
Unknown - Click to provide data
No Frost System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No frost system
Package Dimension
715 x 665 x 1930 Unknown - Click to provide data
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