Panasonic NR-B29SW2 vs Samsung RB31FERNB

Panasonic NR-B29SW2
Samsung RB31FERNB

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Marginally larger net fridge capacity Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 has a net fridge capacity of 217L, whereas the Samsung RB31FERNB is only a 206L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (11L smaller).
Three vegetable drawers Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a three vegetable drawer fridge freezer, whereas the Samsung RB31FERNB only has two vegetable drawers.
3% shallower Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 has a depth of 650mm. That's 18mm shallower than the Samsung RB31FERNB (668mm).
10 Reasons For
Larger total net capacity Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB is a 304L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 15L larger than the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 (304L).
2dB quieter noise level Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB has a noise level of 40dB, whereas the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 42dB noise level fridge freezer (2dB louder).
27% larger net freezer capacity Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB is a 98L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 26L larger than the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 (98L).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB has a storage time during power failure of 24h, but the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is only an 18h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (6h shorter).
A little bigger freezer capacity Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB has a freezer capacity of 13kg/24h, whereas the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is only a 12kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (1kg/24h smaller).
Slightly narrower Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB is a 595mm wide fridge freezer, whereas the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 600mm wide fridge freezer (5mm wider).
12kg lighter Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB is a 65kg heavy fridge freezer, whereas the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 77kg heavy fridge freezer (12kg heavier).
Cheaper by £86
The Samsung RB31FERNB costs £544.32, whereas the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is £629.99.
£159.80 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung RB31FERNB only costs £404.20 to run whereas the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 costs £564.00 to run (40% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung RB31FERNB has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", but the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 has a rating of "A++".

Reasons Against

11 Reasons Against
Slightly smaller total net capacity Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 has a total net capacity of 289L, however the Samsung RB31FERNB is a 304L total net capacity fridge freezer (15L larger).
Louder noise level Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 42dB noise level fridge freezer. That's 2dB louder than the Samsung RB31FERNB (40dB).
26L smaller net freezer capacity Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 has a net freezer capacity of 72L, but the Samsung RB31FERNB is a 98L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (26L larger).
Shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is an 18h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 6h shorter than the Samsung RB31FERNB (24h).
9% smaller freezer capacity Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 12kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 1kg/24h smaller than the Samsung RB31FERNB (13kg/24h).
1% wider Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 600mm wide fridge freezer. That's 5mm wider than the Samsung RB31FERNB (595mm).
12kg heavier Edit
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 77kg heavy fridge freezer. That's 12kg heavier than the Samsung RB31FERNB (65kg).
£86 more expensive
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is more expensive than the Samsung RB31FERNB by £85.67.
Three months older
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is older than the Samsung RB31FERNB by three months.
40% higher running costs over five years
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 costs £564.00 to run which is £159.80 more to run than the Samsung RB31FERNB over five years. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The Panasonic NR-B29SW2 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", but the Samsung RB31FERNB has a rating of "A+++".
3 Reasons Against
Smaller net fridge capacity Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB is a 206L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 11L smaller than the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 (206L).
One less vegetable drawer Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB is a two vegetable drawer fridge freezer, whereas the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 only has three vegetable drawers.
A little deeper Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNB has a depth of 668mm, however the Panasonic NR-B29SW2 is a 650mm deep fridge freezer (18mm shallower).

Date Released

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Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 564.00
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 564.00
Purchase price £ 629.99
Total cost of ownership £ 1,193.99
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 404.20
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 404.20
Purchase price £ 544.32
Total cost of ownership £ 948.52
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.8T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
72
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
2.0T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
51
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
 Right
 Right
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Refrigerating Medium
Unknown - Click to provide data R-600a
Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Door Opening Angle
120° Unknown - Click to provide data
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
289L 304L
BEST
Noise Level
42dB 40dB
BEST
Water Dispenser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Water dispenser
Holiday Function
 Holiday function
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 325L

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
217L
BEST
206L
Super Cool Function
 Super cool function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Vegetable Drawer
3
BEST
2
Fridge Shelve Basket
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Multi-Airflow System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge multi-airflow system
Fridge No Frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge no frost
Lamp
 LED
 LED
BEST
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light
Fridge Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 207L

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
72L 98L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure
18h 24h
BEST
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
3 3
Star Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Freezer Capacity
12kg/24h 13kg/24h
BEST
Gross Freezer Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 118L
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Ergonomics

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

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
240kWh 172kWh
BEST
Energy Usage
240kWh/24h Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
600mm 595mm
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,850mm
Depth
650mm
BEST
668mm
Weight
77kg 65kg
BEST
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 68kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,916mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 758mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 637mm
Depth (without Handle)
Unknown - Click to provide data 668mm

Other Features

Door
 Double
 Double
Anti-Bacterial Function
 Anti-bacterial function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Upright
 Upright
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Thermostat
 Thermostat
Unknown - Click to provide data
Multi-Airflow System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multi-airflow system
No Frost System
 No frost system
 No frost system
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