Bosch KIR81AF30 vs Siemens KS36VVW30

Bosch KIR81AF30
Siemens KS36VVW30

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Sonic Direct
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John Lewis
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John Lewis
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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Two number of vegetable drawers Edit
The Bosch KIR81AF30 has two number of vegetable drawers, however the Siemens KS36VVW30 only has one number of vegetable drawer.
6% quieter noise level Edit
The Bosch KIR81AF30 is a 37dB noise level fridge. That's 2dB quieter than the Siemens KS36VVW30 (39dB).
5% shorter Edit
Bosch KIR81AF30 is 1,772mm high. That's 88mm shorter than the Siemens KS36VVW30 (1,860mm).
Narrower Edit
The Bosch KIR81AF30 has a width of 558mm. That's 42mm narrower than the Siemens KS36VVW30 (600mm).
Shallower Edit
Bosch KIR81AF30 is 545mm deep. That's 105mm shallower than the Siemens KS36VVW30 (650mm).
Available from 6 shops
The more retailers stock this fridge, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch KIR81AF30 is "A++", but the rating of the Siemens KS36VVW30 is "A++".
4 Reasons For
Three more door balconies Edit
The number of door balconies on the Siemens KS36VVW30 is five, but the Bosch KIR81AF30 only has two door balconies.
Moderately bigger net capacity Edit
The Siemens KS36VVW30 has a net capacity of 348L, however the Bosch KIR81AF30 is only a 321L net capacity fridge (27L smaller).
Cheaper by £116
The Siemens KS36VVW30 costs £116.01 less than the Bosch KIR81AF30.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Siemens KS36VVW30 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", however the Bosch KIR81AF30 has a rating of "A++".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Only two door balconies Edit
The Bosch KIR81AF30 is a two door balcony fridge, whereas the Siemens KS36VVW30 only has five door balconies.
9% smaller net capacity Edit
The Bosch KIR81AF30 is a 321L net capacity fridge. That's 27L smaller than the Siemens KS36VVW30 (348L).
£116 more expensive
The Bosch KIR81AF30 is more expensive than the Siemens KS36VVW30 by £116.01.
One month older
The Bosch KIR81AF30 is older than the Siemens KS36VVW30 by one month.
6 Reasons Against
One less number of vegetable drawer Edit
The Siemens KS36VVW30 is a one number of vegetable drawer fridge, whereas the Bosch KIR81AF30 only has two number of vegetable drawers.
A little louder noise level Edit
The Siemens KS36VVW30 has a noise level of 39dB, whereas the Bosch KIR81AF30 is a 37dB noise level fridge (2dB quieter).
A little taller Edit
The Siemens KS36VVW30 has a height of 1,860mm, however the Bosch KIR81AF30 is a 1,772mm high fridge (88mm shorter).
42mm wider Edit
The Siemens KS36VVW30 is a 600mm wide fridge, whereas the Bosch KIR81AF30 is a 558mm wide fridge (42mm narrower).
17% deeper Edit
The Siemens KS36VVW30 has a depth of 650mm, however the Bosch KIR81AF30 is a 545mm deep fridge (105mm shallower).
Less retailers
The Siemens KS36VVW30 is only stocked by 13 shops, whereas the Bosch KIR81AF30 is stocked by 19 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this fridge remaining in stock.

Date Released

21 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 272.60
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 272.60
Purchase price £ 696.01
Total cost of ownership £ 968.61
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

1.4T
Running this fridge over 10 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
35
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Design

Case
 Built-in
 Built-in
Type
 Upright
 Upright
Water Dispenser
 Water dispenser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Shelve Material
 Glass
 Glass
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Door Balcony
2 5
BEST
Number of Vegetable Drawer
2
BEST
1
Shelves/baskets
7 7
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Control
 Touch
 Touch
Door Opening Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 90°
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
 Reversible door
Door Hinge
 Right
 Left
 Right
 Left
Colour
 White
 White

Performance

Net Capacity
321L 348L
BEST
Noise Level
37dB
BEST
39dB
Super Cool Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Super cool function
Thermostat
 Thermostat
Unknown - Click to provide data
Automatic Defrost Function
 Automatic defrost function
 Automatic defrost function
No Frost System
 No frost system
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)
Gross Capacity
319L Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Operating Temperature
43°C Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Operating Temperature
10°C Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Cable Length
2.3m Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Foot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable foot
Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Interior Light
 Interior light
 Interior light

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A++
 A++
Annual Energy Consumption
116kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Current
10A Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
Connected Load
90W Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Height
1,772mm
BEST
1,860mm
Width
558mm
BEST
600mm
Depth
545mm
BEST
650mm
Weight
59kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
65kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
1,860mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
630mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
615mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Height
1,775mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Depth
550mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Width
560mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Door Open
1,140mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Door Open
600mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Compressor
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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