Bosch KGV33VL31 vs Siemens KG36WXL30S

Bosch KGV33VL31
Siemens KG36WXL30S

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Marginally shorter Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 has a height of 1,760mm, however the Siemens KG36WXL30S is a 1,860mm tall fridge freezer (100mm taller).
Lighter Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 has a weight of 69kg. That's 5kg lighter than the Siemens KG36WXL30S (74kg).
£305 cheaper
The Bosch KGV33VL31 is £304.64 cheaper than the Siemens KG36WXL30S.
Available from 20 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge freezer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £16.45
The Bosch KGV33VL31 is £16.45 cheaper to run than the Siemens KG36WXL30S over five years. Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch KGV33VL31 is "A++", whereas the rating of the Siemens KG36WXL30S is "A++".
7 Reasons For
Built-in display Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S has a built-in display, however the Bosch KGV33VL31 does not have a built-in display.
21L larger total net capacity Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S has a total net capacity of 307L, however the Bosch KGV33VL31 is only a 286L total net capacity fridge freezer (21L smaller).
Slightly larger total gross capacity Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S has a total gross capacity of 312L, however the Bosch KGV33VL31 is only a 291L total gross capacity fridge freezer (21L smaller).
21L larger net fridge capacity Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S has a net fridge capacity of 213L, whereas the Bosch KGV33VL31 is only a 192L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (21L smaller).
21L larger fridge gross capacity Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S has a fridge gross capacity of 217L, however the Bosch KGV33VL31 is only a 196L fridge gross capacity fridge freezer (21L smaller).
Fresh zone compartment Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S has a fresh zone compartment, but the Bosch KGV33VL31 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.

Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Siemens KG36WXL30S is "A++", but the rating of the Bosch KGV33VL31 is "A++".

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 does not have a built-in display, whereas the Siemens KG36WXL30S has a built-in display.
A bit smaller total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 has a total net capacity of 286L, but the Siemens KG36WXL30S is a 307L total net capacity fridge freezer (21L larger).
21L smaller total gross capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 has a total gross capacity of 291L, but the Siemens KG36WXL30S is a 312L total gross capacity fridge freezer (21L larger).
11% smaller net fridge capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 has a net fridge capacity of 192L, however the Siemens KG36WXL30S is a 213L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (21L larger).
Smaller fridge gross capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 has a fridge gross capacity of 196L, but the Siemens KG36WXL30S is a 217L fridge gross capacity fridge freezer (21L larger).
Does not have a fresh zone compartment Edit
The Bosch KGV33VL31 does not have a fresh zone compartment, however the Siemens KG36WXL30S does. 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.

Two months older
The Bosch KGV33VL31 is older than the Siemens KG36WXL30S by two months.
5 Reasons Against
100mm taller Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S is a 1,860mm tall fridge freezer, whereas the Bosch KGV33VL31 is a 1,760mm tall fridge freezer (100mm shorter).
7% heavier Edit
The Siemens KG36WXL30S is a 74kg heavy fridge freezer. That's 5kg heavier than the Bosch KGV33VL31 (74kg).
£305 more expensive
The Siemens KG36WXL30S is more expensive than the Bosch KGV33VL31 by £304.64.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 retailers sells the Siemens KG36WXL30S, however 22 shops sell the Bosch KGV33VL31. 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 3%
The running costs of the Siemens KG36WXL30S are £531.10 which is £16.45 more than the Bosch KGV33VL31 over five years. Show assumptions.

Date Released

31 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 514.65
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 514.65
Purchase price £ 370.89
Total cost of ownership £ 885.54
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 531.10
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 531.10
Purchase price £ 675.53
Total cost of ownership £ 1,206.63
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.6T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
66
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
2.6T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
68
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Colour
 Silver
 Stainless steel
 Silver
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
BEST
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
286L 307L
BEST
Noise Level
39dB 39dB
Water Filter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Water filter
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
291L 312L
BEST

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
192L 213L
BEST
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 3
Vegetable Drawer
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Fridge Shelve Basket
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Fridge Automatic Defrost Function
 Fridge automatic defrost function
 Fridge automatic defrost function
Lamp
 LED
 LED
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light
Fridge Gross Capacity
196L 217L
BEST

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
94L 94L
Storage Time During Power Failure
23h 23h
Ice Cube Tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ice cube tray
Fast Freeze Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fast freeze function
Freezer Shelve/basket
3 3
Star Rating
4 4
Freezer Capacity
7kg/24h 7kg/24h
Gross Freezer Capacity
95L 95L
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Fresh Zone

Fresh Zone Compartment
 Fresh zone compartment
 Fresh zone compartment
BEST

Ergonomics

Cable Length
2.4m 2.4m
Adjustable Foot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable foot
Door Open Alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Door open alarm

Power

Electric Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 240
 240
Annual Energy Consumption
219kWh
BEST
226kWh
Connected Load
90W 90W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
600mm 600mm
Height
1,760mm
BEST
1,860mm
Depth
650mm 650mm
Weight
69kg
BEST
74kg
Package Weight
75kg
BEST
80kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,930mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 770mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 660mm
Depth (with Door Open)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200mm
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