Bosch GID18A50GB vs Hotpoint RZA36

Bosch GID18A50GB
Hotpoint RZA36

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
8dB lower noise level Edit
The Bosch GID18A50GB has a noise level of 36dB, whereas the Hotpoint RZA36 is a 44dB noise level freezer (8dB higher).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch GID18A50GB is a 25h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 9h longer than the Hotpoint RZA36 (16h). Read more

The length of time during which freezer can store food without mains power connection.

8% higher freezer net capacity Edit
The Bosch GID18A50GB is a 97L net capacity freezer. That's 7L higher than the Hotpoint RZA36 (90L). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Lighter Edit
The Bosch GID18A50GB is a 36kg heavy freezer. That's 500g lighter than the Hotpoint RZA36 (36.5kg).
Better manufacturer's guarantee by one year
The Bosch GID18A50GB comes with a two year guarantee from the manufacturer, whereas the Hotpoint RZA36 has a one year guarantee.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Bosch GID18A50GB has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Hotpoint RZA36 has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons For
14L larger freezer gross capacity Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 is a 120L gross capacity freezer, whereas the Bosch GID18A50GB is only a 106L gross capacity freezer (14L smaller). Read more

The total capacity of the freezer, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the freezer walls etc.

£303 cheaper
The Hotpoint RZA36 costs £303.19 less than the Bosch GID18A50GB.
Available from 7 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this freezer remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
5% cheaper to run
The Hotpoint RZA36 only costs £453.55 to run over five years but the Bosch GID18A50GB costs £479.40 to run (6% more). Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Hotpoint RZA36 is "A+", however the rating of the Bosch GID18A50GB is "A+".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Smaller freezer gross capacity Edit
Bosch GID18A50GB is only 106L gross capacity. That's 14L smaller than the Hotpoint RZA36 (120L). Read more

The total capacity of the freezer, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the freezer walls etc.

More expensive by £303
The Bosch GID18A50GB is £303.19 more expensive than the Hotpoint RZA36.
Fewer sellers
The Bosch GID18A50GB is only stocked by 13 shops, but the Hotpoint RZA36 is stocked by 20 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Higher running costs over five years by £25.85
Over five years the running costs of the Bosch GID18A50GB are £479.40 which is £25.85 more than the Hotpoint RZA36. Show assumptions.
5 Reasons Against
19% higher noise level Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 is a 44dB noise level freezer. That's 8dB higher than the Bosch GID18A50GB (44dB).
Significantly shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 has a storage time during power failure of 16h, however the Bosch GID18A50GB is a 25h storage time during power failure freezer (9h longer). Read more

The length of time during which freezer can store food without mains power connection.

7L lower freezer net capacity Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 has a freezer net capacity of 90L, however the Bosch GID18A50GB is a 97L net capacity freezer (7L higher). Read more

The usable storage space of the freezer.

Moderately heavier Edit
The Hotpoint RZA36 has a weight of 36.5kg, however the Bosch GID18A50GB is a 36kg heavy freezer (500g lighter).
One month years shorter manufacturer's guarantee
The Hotpoint RZA36's manufacturer's guarantee is one year less than the Bosch GID18A50GB.

Date Released

43 months Ago 43 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

2 Years 1 Year

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 479.40
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 479.40
Purchase price £ 448.19
Total cost of ownership £ 927.59
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 453.55
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 453.55
Purchase price £ 145.00
Total cost of ownership £ 598.55
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.4T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
61
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
2.3T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
58
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Built-in
 Built-in
CFC & HFC Free
 CFC & HFC free
 CFC & HFC free
Reversible Doors
 Reversible doors
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Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Colour of Product
 White
 White

Performance

Thermostat
 Thermostat
 Thermostat
Fast Freeze Function
 Fast freeze function
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Noise Level
36dB
BEST
44dB
Icemaker
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 Icemaker
Climate Class
 T
 T
Storage Time During Power Failure
25h
BEST
16h
Freezer Gross Capacity
106L 120L
BEST
Freezer Net Capacity
97L
BEST
90L

Ergonomics

Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
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Power

Annual Energy Consumption
204kWh 193kWh
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+

Weight & Dimensions

Width
541mm 600mm
Height
874mm 850mm
Depth
542mm 620mm
Weight
36kg
BEST
36.5kg
Installation Compartment Dimensions (WxDxH)
541x542x874 620 x 850 x 600
Installation Compartment Height
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Installation Compartment Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 620mm
Installation Compartment Width
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