Bauknecht GKIE 2873 Review
Why Has it Scored This?
At over a year old this freezer is slightly out of date, and newer freezers with more up to date technology are available. View the latest freezers 2017.
It has an efficiency rating of A+, however its running costs of £456 over 24 years are in the most expensive 18% of all 51 latest similar spec freezers that we have compared it to.
Has a defrost water drain
Very large freezing capacity
Bauknecht GKIE 2873 In-Depth Analysis
The Bauknecht GKIE 2873 is a five shelf/basket freezer. Most of the other comparable spec freezers that are a similar age to this freezer only have between one and four shelves/baskets.
Has a Defrost Water Drain
The GKIE 2873 has a defrost water drain, as do most of the other latest low freezer net capacity freezers.
89 Liters Freezer Net Capacity
This is an 89 liters net capacity freezer.
Average Storage Time During Power Failure
With a storage time during power failure of 16 hours, the GKIE 2873 has a fairly standard storage time during power failure compared to most of the other low freezer net capacity freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this freezer.
Average Noise Level
At 39 decibels, the GKIE 2873 has a pretty standard noise level compared to most of the other similar spec freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer.
Very Large Freezing Capacity
The average freezing capacity of comparable spec freezers that are a similar age to this freezer is 9.1kg/24h. The freezing capacity of the Bauknecht GKIE 2873 of 16 kilograms per 24 hours is one of the largest amongst freezers of this spec and age.
Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity
Across all the similar spec freezers that have been on the market for around the same time as this freezer the freezer gross capacities range from 76L to 130L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 100L. With a freezer gross capacity of only 91 liters, the GKIE 2873 has one of the smaller freezer gross capacities amongst low freezer net capacity freezers of this age.
Has a Temperature Alarm
The GKIE 2873 has a temperature alarm, as do most of the other new comparable spec freezers.
Has a Defrost Function
The GKIE 2873 has a defrost function, as do most of the other low freezer net capacity freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer.
Has a Fast Freeze Function
The Bauknecht GKIE 2873 has a fast freeze function. Most of the other low freezer net capacity freezers that are a similar age to this freezer also have a fast freeze function.
Has a Thermostat
The GKIE 2873 has a thermostat. Most of the other new comparable spec freezers also have a thermostat.
Has a Reversible Doors
The Bauknecht GKIE 2873 has a reversible doors, as do most of the other freezers that have been on the market for a comparable time to this freezer.
Released 20 Months Ago
It was November 2015 when Bauknecht released the GKIE 2873.
Running Costs Are Very High
This Bauknecht freezer has an efficiency rating of A+, however the GKIE 2873 is in the most expensive 18% of all 51 latest similar spec freezers that we have assessed for 24 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 24 year running cost of the GKIE 2873 is £456.
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Bauknecht GKIE 2873 Review Sources
To prepare this Bauknecht GKIE 2873 review we compared this freezer to 100 other models. For each freezer that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 97,551 product attributes, 623 freezer reviews and 1,048,500 historical freezer prices from 95 freezer retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this freezer compared to the other models as well as any areas where this freezer is lacking.