Electrolux EN3481AOW vs Smeg FAB50X

Electrolux EN3481AOW
Smeg FAB50X

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Vastly longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW has a storage time during power failure of 18h, however the Smeg FAB50X is only an 8h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (10h shorter).
5kg/24h bigger freezer capacity Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW has a freezer capacity of 10kg/24h, but the Smeg FAB50X is only a 5kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (5kg/24h smaller).
A lot lower connected load Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW has a connected load of 160W, but the Smeg FAB50X is a 230W fridge freezer (70W higher).
Cheaper by £522
The Electrolux EN3481AOW costs £522 less than the Smeg FAB50X.
25% cheaper to run
Over five years the Electrolux EN3481AOW is £249.10 cheaper to run than the Smeg FAB50X. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Electrolux EN3481AOW has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Smeg FAB50X has a rating of "A+".
9 Reasons For
28% larger total net capacity Edit
The Smeg FAB50X is a 469L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 129L larger than the Electrolux EN3481AOW (469L).
A little quieter noise level Edit
The Smeg FAB50X has a noise level of 43dB, however the Electrolux EN3481AOW is a 44dB noise level fridge freezer (1dB louder).
32% larger net fridge capacity Edit
The Smeg FAB50X is a 362L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 113L larger than the Electrolux EN3481AOW (362L).
One more vegetable drawer Edit
The Smeg FAB50X has two vegetable drawers, however the Electrolux EN3481AOW only has one vegetable drawer.
One more fridge shelve basket Edit
The number of fridge shelves baskets on the Smeg FAB50X is four, but the Electrolux EN3481AOW only has three fridge shelves baskets.
16L larger net freezer capacity Edit
The Smeg FAB50X is a 107L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 16L larger than the Electrolux EN3481AOW (107L).
9x lower electric current Edit
The Smeg FAB50X is a 1.1A electric current fridge freezer. That's 8.9A lower than the Electrolux EN3481AOW (1.1A).
8 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this fridge freezer remaining in stock.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Smeg FAB50X has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Electrolux EN3481AOW has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
38% smaller total net capacity Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW is a 340L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 129L smaller than the Smeg FAB50X (469L).
Marginally louder noise level Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW has a noise level of 44dB, but the Smeg FAB50X is a 43dB noise level fridge freezer (1dB quieter).
46% smaller net fridge capacity Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW is a 249L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 113L smaller than the Smeg FAB50X (362L).
One less vegetable drawer Edit
The number of vegetable drawers on the Electrolux EN3481AOW is one, but the Smeg FAB50X only has two vegetable drawers.
One less fridge shelve basket Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW is a three fridge shelve basket fridge freezer, whereas the Smeg FAB50X only has four fridge shelves baskets.
18% smaller net freezer capacity Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW is a 91L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 16L smaller than the Smeg FAB50X (107L).
89% higher electric current Edit
The Electrolux EN3481AOW is a 10A electric current fridge freezer. That's 8.9A higher than the Smeg FAB50X (1.1A).
Less retailers
The Electrolux EN3481AOW is only stocked by 1 retailer, whereas the Smeg FAB50X is stocked by 9 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this fridge freezer remaining in stock.
6 Reasons Against
Two times shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Smeg FAB50X has a storage time during power failure of 8h, whereas the Electrolux EN3481AOW is an 18h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (10h longer).
Vastly smaller freezer capacity Edit
The Smeg FAB50X has a freezer capacity of 5kg/24h, however the Electrolux EN3481AOW is a 10kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (5kg/24h bigger).
A lot higher connected load Edit
The Smeg FAB50X has a connected load of 230W, however the Electrolux EN3481AOW is a 160W fridge freezer (70W lower).
More expensive by £522
The Smeg FAB50X is £522 more expensive than the Electrolux EN3481AOW.
Older by one month
The Smeg FAB50X is one month older than the Electrolux EN3481AOW.
Higher running costs over five years by £249.10
Over five years the running costs of the Smeg FAB50X are £984.64 which is £249.10 more than the Electrolux EN3481AOW. Show assumptions.

Date Released

56 months Ago 57 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 735.54
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 735.54
Purchase price £ 519.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,254.54
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 984.64
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 984.64
Purchase price £ 1,041.00
Total cost of ownership £ 2,025.64
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

3.7T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 3.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
94
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
4.9T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 4.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
125
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Colour
 White
 Silver
 White
 Silver
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Compressor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display
Control
 Rotary
 Rotary
Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
Door Opening Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 90°
Reversible Door
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
340L 469L
BEST
Noise Level
44dB 43dB
BEST
Icemaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Icemaker
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 484L

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
249L 362L
BEST
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Door Balcony
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Vegetable Drawer
1 2
BEST
Fridge Shelve Basket
3 4
BEST
Fridge Multi-Airflow System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge multi-airflow system
Fridge No Frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge no frost
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
91L 107L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure
18h
BEST
8h
Ice Cube Tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ice cube tray
Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Freezer Shelve/basket
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Freezer Interior Light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Freezer interior light
Freezer No Frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Freezer no frost
Star Rating
4 4
Freezer Capacity
10kg/24h
BEST
5kg/24h
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Fresh Zone

Fresh Zone Compartment
 Fresh zone compartment
 Fresh zone compartment

Ergonomics

Castor Wheel
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Castor wheel
Adjustable Foot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable foot
Temperature Alarm
 Temperature alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Electric Current
10A 1.1A
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 230
 230
Annual Energy Consumption
313kWh
BEST
419kWh
Connected Load
160W
BEST
230W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++
Power Source
 Electric
 Electric

Weight & Dimensions

Width
595mm 796mm
Height
1,859mm 1,875mm
Depth
658mm 810mm
Depth (with Door Open)
Unknown - Click to provide data 972mm
Depth (without Handle)
Unknown - Click to provide data 766mm

Other Features

Door
 Double
 Double
Form Factor
 Upright
 Upright
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Thermostat
 Thermostat
 Thermostat
Multi-Airflow System
 Multi-airflow system
 Multi-airflow system
No Frost System
 No frost system
 No frost system
Built-In Freezer
 Built-in freezer
Unknown - Click to provide data
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