Bosch KGE49BW41G vs Siemens KG39VVW31

Bosch KGE49BW41G
Siemens KG39VVW31

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
70L larger total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G is a 412L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 70L larger than the Siemens KG39VVW31 (342L).
1dB quieter noise level Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G has a noise level of 38dB, but the Siemens KG39VVW31 is a 39dB noise level fridge freezer (1dB louder).
Larger net fridge capacity Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G is a 301L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 53L larger than the Siemens KG39VVW31 (248L).
16% larger net freezer capacity Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G is a 111L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 17L larger than the Siemens KG39VVW31 (94L).
21h longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G has a storage time during power failure of 44h, however the Siemens KG39VVW31 is only a 23h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (21h shorter).
Hugely bigger freezer capacity Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G has a freezer capacity of 15kg/24h, but the Siemens KG39VVW31 is only a 7kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (8kg/24h smaller).
16 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge freezer.
49% cheaper to run
Over five years the Bosch KGE49BW41G only costs £411.25 to run but the Siemens KG39VVW31 costs £803.69 to run (95% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Bosch KGE49BW41G has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", however the Siemens KG39VVW31 has a rating of "A++".
4 Reasons For
Built-in display Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 has a built-in display, however the Bosch KGE49BW41G does not.
Fresh zone compartment Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 has a fresh zone compartment, but the Bosch KGE49BW41G does not have a fresh zone compartment. Read more

A part of a fridge which is cooler than the rest, at between 0 and 3 degrees Celsius, used for chilling meats, seafood, fruit and vegetables.

100mm narrower Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 is a 600mm wide fridge freezer, whereas the Bosch KGE49BW41G is a 700mm wide fridge freezer (100mm wider).
Cheaper by £28
The Siemens KG39VVW31 costs £540.98, whereas the Bosch KGE49BW41G is £569.00.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G does not have a built-in display, however the Siemens KG39VVW31 has a built-in display.
Does not have a fresh zone compartment Edit
The Bosch KGE49BW41G does not have a fresh zone compartment, but the Siemens KG39VVW31 has a fresh zone compartment. Read more

A part of a fridge which is cooler than the rest, at between 0 and 3 degrees Celsius, used for chilling meats, seafood, fruit and vegetables.

Wider Edit
Bosch KGE49BW41G is 700mm wide, but the Siemens KG39VVW31 is a 600mm wide fridge freezer (100mm narrower).
More expensive by £28
The Bosch KGE49BW41G is £28.02 more expensive than the Siemens KG39VVW31.
10 Reasons Against
21% smaller total net capacity Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 is a 342L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 70L smaller than the Bosch KGE49BW41G (342L).
Moderately louder noise level Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 has a noise level of 39dB, whereas the Bosch KGE49BW41G is a 38dB noise level fridge freezer (1dB quieter).
53L smaller net fridge capacity Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 is a 248L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 53L smaller than the Bosch KGE49BW41G (248L).
Smaller net freezer capacity Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 is a 94L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 17L smaller than the Bosch KGE49BW41G (94L).
Significantly shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 has a storage time during power failure of 23h, but the Bosch KGE49BW41G is a 44h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (21h longer).
Smaller freezer capacity Edit
The Siemens KG39VVW31 has a freezer capacity of 7kg/24h, whereas the Bosch KGE49BW41G is a 15kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (8kg/24h bigger).
Not as many stockists
The Siemens KG39VVW31 is only stocked by 1 shop, however the Bosch KGE49BW41G is stocked by 17 stores. 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 fridge freezer.
Older by eleven months
The Siemens KG39VVW31 is eleven months older than the Bosch KGE49BW41G.
Higher running costs over five years by £392.44
The Siemens KG39VVW31 costs £803.69 to run which is £392.44 more to run than the Bosch KGE49BW41G over five years. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Siemens KG39VVW31 is "A++", but the rating of the Bosch KGE49BW41G is "A+++".

Date Released

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Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 411.25
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 411.25
Purchase price £ 569.00
Total cost of ownership £ 980.25
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 803.69
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 803.69
Purchase price £ 540.98
Total cost of ownership £ 1,344.67
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.0T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
52
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
4.0T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 4.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
102
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Colour
 White
 White
Door Hinge
 Left
 Left
Door Assembly
 Door-on-door
 Door-on-door
Compressor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
BEST
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
412L
BEST
342L
Noise Level
38dB
BEST
39dB
Icemaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Icemaker
Climate Class
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
301L
BEST
248L
Bottle Rack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Egg balcony
Door Balcony
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Vegetable Drawer
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Fridge Shelve Basket
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
Fridge Automatic Defrost Function
 Fridge automatic defrost function
 Fridge automatic defrost function
Fridge No Frost
 Fridge no frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
 LED
 LED
BEST
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
111L
BEST
94L
Storage Time During Power Failure
44h
BEST
23h
Ice Cube Tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ice cube tray
Freezer Shelve/basket
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Freezer Automatic Defrost
 Freezer automatic defrost
 Freezer automatic defrost
Freezer No Frost
 Freezer no frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
Star Rating
4 4
Freezer Capacity
15kg/24h
BEST
7kg/24h
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Fresh Zone

Fresh Zone Compartment
 Fresh zone compartment
 Fresh zone compartment
BEST

Ergonomics

Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.4m

Power

Electric Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 240
 240
Annual Energy Consumption
175kWh
BEST
342kWh
Connected Load
Unknown - Click to provide data 90W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
700mm 600mm
BEST
Height
2,010mm 2,010mm
Depth
650mm 650mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 82kg
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