Bosch KIR81AF30 vs Siemens KS36VVI30

Bosch KIR81AF30
Siemens KS36VVI30

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
One more number of vegetable drawer Edit
The number of number of vegetable drawers on the Bosch KIR81AF30 is two, but the Siemens KS36VVI30 only has one number of vegetable drawer.
Moderately quieter noise level Edit
The Bosch KIR81AF30 has a noise level of 37dB, but the Siemens KS36VVI30 is a 39dB noise level fridge (2dB louder).
Cheaper by £199
The Bosch KIR81AF30 is £199 cheaper than the Siemens KS36VVI30.
2 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this fridge remaining in stock.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Bosch KIR81AF30 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", whereas the Siemens KS36VVI30 has a rating of "A++".
2 Reasons For
Bigger net capacity Edit
The Siemens KS36VVI30 is a 348L net capacity fridge. That's 27L bigger than the Bosch KIR81AF30 (348L).
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Siemens KS36VVI30 is "A++", but the rating of the Bosch KIR81AF30 is "A++".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Slightly smaller net capacity Edit
The Bosch KIR81AF30 has a net capacity of 321L, whereas the Siemens KS36VVI30 is a 348L net capacity fridge (27L bigger).
Older by over two years
The Bosch KIR81AF30 is two years older than the Siemens KS36VVI30.
4 Reasons Against
Only one number of vegetable drawer Edit
The Siemens KS36VVI30 has one number of vegetable drawer, however the Bosch KIR81AF30 only has two number of vegetable drawers.
Louder noise level Edit
The Siemens KS36VVI30 is a 39dB noise level fridge. That's 2dB louder than the Bosch KIR81AF30 (39dB).
£199 more expensive
The Siemens KS36VVI30 is more expensive than the Bosch KIR81AF30 by £199.
Not as many stockists
Only 9 sellers sells the Siemens KS36VVI30, however 11 shops sell the Bosch KIR81AF30. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this fridge remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Date Released

46 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 £ 399.00
Total cost of ownership £ 671.60
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
Number of Vegetable Drawer
2
BEST
1
Shelves/baskets
7 7
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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

Ergonomics

Cable Length
2.3m Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Foot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable foot
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 1,860mm
Width
558mm 600mm
Depth
545mm 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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