Bosch KGN36XI42 vs Bosch KGV36VL32

Bosch KGN36XI42
Bosch KGV36VL32

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Built-in display Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has a built-in display, whereas the Bosch KGV36VL32 does not have a built-in display.
Larger total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is a 320L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 13L larger than the Bosch KGV36VL32 (307L).
Hugely bigger freezer capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has a freezer capacity of 17kg/24h, but the Bosch KGV36VL32 is only a 7kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (10kg/24h smaller).
24% cheaper to run
Over five years the Bosch KGN36XI42 only costs £404.20 to run but the Bosch KGV36VL32 costs £531.10 to run (31% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", however the Bosch KGV36VL32 has a rating of "A++".
4 Reasons For
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 23h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 6h longer than the Bosch KGN36XI42 (23h).
Lower connected load Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 90W fridge freezer. That's 70W lower than the Bosch KGN36XI42 (90W).
£203 cheaper
The Bosch KGV36VL32 is £202.95 cheaper than the Bosch KGN36XI42.
Available from 10 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.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
6h shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has a storage time during power failure of 17h, however the Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 23h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (6h longer).
70W higher connected load Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has a connected load of 160W, but the Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 90W fridge freezer (70W lower).
More expensive by £203
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is £202.95 more expensive than the Bosch KGV36VL32.
Less retailers
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is only stocked by 11 stores, whereas the Bosch KGV36VL32 is stocked by 21 stores. 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 one month
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is one month older than the Bosch KGV36VL32.
5 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 does not have a built-in display, whereas the Bosch KGN36XI42 has a built-in display.
Moderately smaller total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 has a total net capacity of 307L, but the Bosch KGN36XI42 is a 320L total net capacity fridge freezer (13L larger).
Two times smaller freezer capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 7kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 10kg/24h smaller than the Bosch KGN36XI42 (7kg/24h).
31% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Bosch KGV36VL32 are £531.10 which is £126.90 more than the Bosch KGN36XI42. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Bosch KGV36VL32 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", whereas the Bosch KGN36XI42 has a rating of "A+++".

Date Released

33 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 404.20
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 404.20
Purchase price £ 629.95
Total cost of ownership £ 1,034.15
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 531.10
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 531.10
Purchase price £ 427.00
Total cost of ownership £ 958.10
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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).
51
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
 Stainless steel
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Certification
CE, VDE VDE
Compressor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
BEST
 Built-in display
Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door

Performance

Total Net Capacity
320L
BEST
307L
Noise Level
39dB 39dB
Water Dispenser
 Water dispenser
Unknown - Click to provide data
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 312L

Fridge

Net Fridge Capacity
211L Unknown - Click to provide data
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Fridge Multi-Airflow System
 Fridge multi-airflow system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Automatic Defrost Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fridge automatic defrost function
Fridge No Frost
 Fridge no frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 217L

Freezer

Net Freezer Capacity
86L Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Time During Power Failure
17h 23h
BEST
Ice Cube Tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ice cube tray
Freezer No Frost
 Freezer no frost
Unknown - Click to provide data
Star Rating
4 4
Freezer Capacity
17kg/24h
BEST
7kg/24h
Gross Freezer Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 95L
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Ergonomics

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

Power

Electric Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 240
 240
Annual Energy Consumption
172kWh
BEST
226kWh
Connected Load
160W 90W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
600mm 600mm
Height
1,860mm 1,860mm
Depth
650mm 650mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 73kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 78kg
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
Width (with Door Open)
Unknown - Click to provide data 600mm
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