Hisense RB403N4AC2 vs Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA

Hisense RB403N4AC2
Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
Moderately quieter noise level Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 has a noise level of 42dB, but the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is a 43dB noise level fridge freezer (1dB louder).
Three more fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 is a five fridge shelve basket fridge freezer, whereas the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA only has two fridge shelves baskets.
Fridge no frost Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 features fridge no frost, however the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA does not.
Larger net freezer capacity Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 is a 93L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 1L larger than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA (92L).
8kg/24h bigger freezer capacity Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 has a freezer capacity of 12kg/24h, but the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is only a 4kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (8kg/24h smaller).
Cheaper by £31
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 costs £30.99 less than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA.
7 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.
24% cheaper to run
Over five years the Hisense RB403N4AC2 is £183.29 cheaper to run than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", however the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons For
31L larger total net capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA has a total net capacity of 357L, however the Hisense RB403N4AC2 is only a 326L total net capacity fridge freezer (31L smaller).
Marginally larger total gross capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA has a total gross capacity of 376L, however the Hisense RB403N4AC2 is only a 361L total gross capacity fridge freezer (15L smaller).
32L larger net fridge capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA has a net fridge capacity of 265L, whereas the Hisense RB403N4AC2 is only a 233L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (32L smaller).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is an 18h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 3h longer than the Hisense RB403N4AC2 (18h).
13kg lighter Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is a 65kg heavy fridge freezer. That's 13kg lighter than the Hisense RB403N4AC2 (65kg).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
10% smaller total net capacity Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 is a 326L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 31L smaller than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA (357L).
Smaller total gross capacity Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 is a 361L total gross capacity fridge freezer. That's 15L smaller than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA (376L).
Smaller net fridge capacity Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 is a 233L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 32L smaller than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA (265L).
20% shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 has a storage time during power failure of 15h, however the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is an 18h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (3h longer).
Heavier Edit
Hisense RB403N4AC2 is 78kg heavy, but the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is a 65kg heavy fridge freezer (13kg lighter).
Older by two months
The Hisense RB403N4AC2 is two months older than the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA.
9 Reasons Against
3% louder noise level Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is a 43dB noise level fridge freezer. That's 1dB louder than the Hisense RB403N4AC2 (43dB).
Only two fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA has two fridge shelves baskets, however the Hisense RB403N4AC2 only has five fridge shelves baskets.
Does not feature fridge no frost Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA does not feature fridge no frost, whereas the Hisense RB403N4AC2 does.
Moderately smaller net freezer capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA has a net freezer capacity of 92L, but the Hisense RB403N4AC2 is a 93L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (1L larger).
Smaller freezer capacity Edit
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is a 4kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 8kg/24h smaller than the Hisense RB403N4AC2 (4kg/24h).
£31 more expensive
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA is more expensive than the Hisense RB403N4AC2 by £30.99.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 store sell the Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA, however 8 shops sell the Hisense RB403N4AC2. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this fridge freezer remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More expensive to run over five years by 32%
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA costs £759.04 to run which is £183.29 more to run than the Hisense RB403N4AC2 over five years. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The Zanussi ZRB 38212 WA has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Hisense RB403N4AC2 has a rating of "A++".

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 575.75
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 575.75
Purchase price £ 369.00
Total cost of ownership £ 944.75
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 759.04
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 759.04
Purchase price £ 399.99
Total cost of ownership £ 1,159.03
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.9T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
73
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
 Stainless steel
 White
 Stainless steel
 White
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Display
 LED
 LED
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
326L 357L
BEST
Noise Level
42dB
BEST
43dB
Maximum Operating Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data 43°C
Minimum Operating Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data 10°C
Climate Class
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
Total Gross Capacity
361L 376L
BEST

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
233L 265L
BEST
Super Cool Function
 Super cool function
 Super cool function
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Door Balcony
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vegetable Drawer
2 2
Fridge Shelve Basket
5
BEST
2
Fridge Multi-Airflow System
 Fridge multi-airflow system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Automatic Defrost Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge automatic defrost function
Fridge No Frost
 Fridge no frost
BEST
 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
93L
BEST
92L
Storage Time During Power Failure
15h 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Freezer no frost
Star Rating
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Freezer Capacity
12kg/24h
BEST
4kg/24h
Gross Freezer Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 110L
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Fresh Zone

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

Ergonomics

Adjustable Foot
 Adjustable foot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
245kWh
BEST
323kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
595mm 595mm
Height
1,850mm 200mm
Depth
683mm 647mm
Weight
78kg 65kg
BEST
Package Weight
86kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
1,931mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
741mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
646mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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