Smeg ABM32 vs Smeg FAB5

Smeg ABM32
Smeg FAB5

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Reversible door Edit
The Smeg ABM32 has a reversible door, whereas the Smeg FAB5 does not.
A lot shorter Edit
Smeg ABM32 is 490mm high, but the Smeg FAB5 is a 730mm high fridge (240mm taller).
4mm narrower Edit
The Smeg ABM32 has a width of 400mm, however the Smeg FAB5 is a 404mm wide fridge (4mm wider).
140mm shallower Edit
Smeg ABM32 is 420mm deep, but the Smeg FAB5 is a 560mm deep fridge (140mm deeper).
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Smeg ABM32 has an energy efficiency rating of "E", but the Smeg FAB5 has a rating of "E".
6 Reasons For
10L bigger net capacity Edit
The Smeg FAB5 is a 40L net capacity fridge. That's 10L bigger than the Smeg ABM32 (40L).
£7 cheaper
The Smeg FAB5 is £7.11 cheaper than the Smeg ABM32.
Available from 10 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £119.84
The Smeg FAB5 is £119.84 cheaper to run than the Smeg ABM32 over five years. Read more
More popular
The Smeg FAB5 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 7743 by sales volume in our fridges, whereas the Smeg ABM32 ranks No. 3294906.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Smeg FAB5 is "E", whereas the rating of the Smeg ABM32 is "E".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
A lot smaller net capacity Edit
The Smeg ABM32 has a net capacity of 30L, but the Smeg FAB5 is a 40L net capacity fridge (10L bigger).
More expensive by £7
The Smeg ABM32 is £7.11 more expensive than the Smeg FAB5.
Not as many stockists
The Smeg ABM32 is only stocked by 1 store, however the Smeg FAB5 is stocked by 11 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge.
Older by over one year
The Smeg ABM32 is 15 months older than the Smeg FAB5.
£119.84 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Smeg ABM32 are £773.14 which is £119.84 more than the Smeg FAB5. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Smeg ABM32 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 3294906 by number of sales in our fridges, but the Smeg FAB5 ranks No. 7743.
4 Reasons Against
Does not have a reversible door Edit
The Smeg FAB5 does not have a reversible door, but the Smeg ABM32 does.
33% taller Edit
The Smeg FAB5 is a 730mm high fridge. That's 240mm taller than the Smeg ABM32 (730mm).
Wider Edit
Smeg FAB5 is 404mm wide. That's 4mm wider than the Smeg ABM32 (404mm).
140mm deeper Edit
The Smeg FAB5 is a 560mm deep fridge. That's 140mm deeper than the Smeg ABM32 (560mm).

Date Released

53 months Ago 39 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 773.14
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 773.14
Purchase price £ 359.41
Total cost of ownership £ 1,132.55
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 653.30
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 653.30
Purchase price £ 352.30
Total cost of ownership £ 1,005.60
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

3.8T
Running this fridge over 10 years will generate 3.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
98
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
3.2T
Running this fridge over 10 years will generate 3.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
83
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Type
 Upright
 Upright
Water Dispenser
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 Water dispenser
Bottle Rack
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 Bottle rack
Shelves/baskets
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Display
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 Built-in display
Reversible Door
 Reversible door
BEST
 Reversible door
Door Hinge
 Left
 Left
Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Net Capacity
30L 40L
BEST
Noise Level
29dB 29dB
Thermostat
 Thermostat
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Automatic Defrost Function
 Automatic defrost function
 Automatic defrost function
Climate Class
 SN
 N (Normal)
 SN (Subnormal)
 SN (Subnormal) - N (Normal)
 T
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 SN
 N (Normal)
 SN (Subnormal)
 SN (Subnormal) - N (Normal)
 T
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
BEST
Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 42L

Ergonomics

Interior Light
 Interior light
 Interior light

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 E
 E
Annual Energy Consumption
329kWh 278kWh
BEST
Connected Load
70W 70W

Weight & Dimensions

Height
490mm
BEST
730mm
Width
400mm
BEST
404mm
Depth
420mm
BEST
560mm
Depth Without Handle
Unknown - Click to provide data 520mm

Other Features

Door
 Single
 Single
Ice Cube Tray
 Ice cube tray
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