Samsung RB29FWRND vs Samsung RB31FERNBSA

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Samsung RB29FWRND
Samsung RB31FERNBSA

Top Prices

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Currys
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)
John Lewis
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (32000 available)
Elekdirect
Delivery unknown
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In stock

Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Slightly quieter noise level Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND has a noise level of 39dB, whereas the Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a 40dB noise level fridge freezer (1dB louder).
Two more fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND has four fridge shelves baskets, however the Samsung RB31FERNBSA only has two fridge shelves baskets.
4% shorter Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND is a 1,780mm tall fridge freezer. That's 70mm shorter than the Samsung RB31FERNBSA (1,850mm).
Slightly lighter Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND is a 63kg heavy fridge freezer, whereas the Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a 68kg heavy fridge freezer (5kg heavier).
Cheaper by £249
The Samsung RB29FWRND costs £295.00, whereas the Samsung RB31FERNBSA is £544.32.
31 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
7 Reasons For
Larger total net capacity Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a 304L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 16L larger than the Samsung RB29FWRND (304L).
Larger net fridge capacity Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a 191L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 1L larger than the Samsung RB29FWRND (191L).
One more door balcony Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a four door balcony fridge freezer, whereas the Samsung RB29FWRND only has three door balconies.
17% longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA has a storage time during power failure of 24h, however the Samsung RB29FWRND is only a 20h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (4h shorter).
Slightly bigger freezer capacity Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA has a freezer capacity of 13kg/24h, but the Samsung RB29FWRND is only a 12kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (1kg/24h smaller).
41% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung RB31FERNBSA only costs £404.20 to run but the Samsung RB29FWRND costs £681.50 to run (69% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", however the Samsung RB29FWRND has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
6% smaller total net capacity Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND is a 288L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 16L smaller than the Samsung RB31FERNBSA (304L).
1% smaller net fridge capacity Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND is a 190L net fridge capacity fridge freezer. That's 1L smaller than the Samsung RB31FERNBSA (191L).
One less door balcony Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND has three door balconies, however the Samsung RB31FERNBSA only has four door balconies.
Shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND has a storage time during power failure of 20h, but the Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a 24h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (4h longer).
1kg/24h smaller freezer capacity Edit
The Samsung RB29FWRND has a freezer capacity of 12kg/24h, whereas the Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a 13kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (1kg/24h bigger).
Higher running costs over five years by £277.30
Over five years the Samsung RB29FWRND costs £681.50 to run which is £277.30 more to run than the Samsung RB31FERNBSA. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung RB29FWRND is "A+", but the rating of the Samsung RB31FERNBSA is "A+++".
7 Reasons Against
1dB louder noise level Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA has a noise level of 40dB, but the Samsung RB29FWRND is a 39dB noise level fridge freezer (1dB quieter).
Two less fridge shelves baskets Edit
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA is a two fridge shelve basket fridge freezer, whereas the Samsung RB29FWRND only has four fridge shelves baskets.
Taller Edit
Samsung RB31FERNBSA is 1,850mm tall. That's 70mm taller than the Samsung RB29FWRND (1,850mm).
5kg heavier Edit
Samsung RB31FERNBSA is 68kg heavy, but the Samsung RB29FWRND is a 63kg heavy fridge freezer (5kg lighter).
More expensive by £249
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA is £249.32 more expensive than the Samsung RB29FWRND.
Less retailers
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA is only stocked by 1 shop, whereas the Samsung RB29FWRND is stocked by 32 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this fridge freezer remaining in stock.
Older by over one year
The Samsung RB31FERNBSA is 16 months older than the Samsung RB29FWRND.

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Date Released

16 months Ago 33 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 681.50
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 681.50
Purchase price £ 295.00
Total cost of ownership £ 976.50
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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

3.4T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 3.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
87
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
 Graphite
 Metallic
 Stainless steel
 Graphite
 Metallic
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Compressor
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Refrigerating Medium
R-600a Unknown - Click to provide data
Display
 LED
 LED
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Reversible Door
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
288L 304L
BEST
Noise Level
39dB
BEST
40dB
Water Dispenser
 Water dispenser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Operating Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data 43°C
Minimum Operating Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data 10°C
Holiday Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Holiday function
Climate Class
 T
 SN
 ST
 SN (Subnormal)
 ST (Subtropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 T
 SN
 ST
 SN (Subnormal)
 ST (Subtropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
Total Gross Capacity
309L Unknown - Click to provide data

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
190L 191L
BEST
Super Cool Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Super cool function
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Door Balcony
3 4
BEST
Vegetable Drawer
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Shelve Basket
4
BEST
2
Fridge Multi-Airflow System
 Fridge multi-airflow system
 Fridge multi-airflow system
Fridge No Frost
 Fridge no frost
 Fridge no frost
Lamp
 LED
 LED
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light
Fridge Gross Capacity
191L Unknown - Click to provide data

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
98L 98L
Storage Time During Power Failure
20h 24h
BEST
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
 Ice cube tray
Fast Freeze Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fast freeze function
Freezer Shelve/basket
3 3
Freezer No Frost
 Freezer no frost
 Freezer no frost
Star Rating
4 4
Freezer Capacity
12kg/24h 13kg/24h
BEST
Gross Freezer Capacity
118L Unknown - Click to provide data
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Fresh Zone

Net Fresh Zone Compartment Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 15L
Fresh Zone Compartment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fresh zone compartment

Ergonomics

Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
 Door open alarm

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
290kWh 172kWh
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
595mm 595mm
Height
1,780mm
BEST
1,850mm
Depth
668mm 668mm
Weight
63kg
BEST
68kg
Package Weight
66kg 65kg
BEST
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,916mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 695mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 637mm
Depth (without Handle)
668mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Net Weight
63 Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
66 Unknown - Click to provide data
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