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Bosch GIN38A55GB

£749.99
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212L 556mm 1,772mm Built-in Apr 2015
Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Case Design Release Date
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Bosch GIN38A55GB Review

Our Verdict:
212 Liter Freezer
Released 2 years ago and with mediocre features, we have ranked the Bosch GIN38A55GB number 433 across all freezers.
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Poor
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4 Great Features
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2 Years Old
25
£729 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
24
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 24?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2017.
This freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A+, however its running costs of £729 over 24 years are in the most expensive 2% of all 139 new medium freezer net capacity freezers that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in display
Very short storage time during power failure

Should You Buy it Now?

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eBay £699.99
Standard delivery: £40.00
Go to Store
Boots Kitchen Appliances £994.00
Standard delivery: £19.99
Go to Store
Next Domestic Appliances £994.00
Standard delivery: £19.99
Go to Store

Bosch GIN38A55GB In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Average Priced

After checking the price of 59 recently released similar spec freezers they range in price from £179 to £1,499. We think that this Bosch freezer has an average price compared to other recently released similar spec freezers.


Features

Has a No Frost System

The GIN38A55GB has a No Frost system. Most of the other similar spec freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer also have a No Frost system.

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Fairly Large Freezing Capacity

The GIN38A55GB has a quite large freezing capacity (24 kilograms per 24 hours) compared to most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that came out around the same time as this freezer. Across all the similar spec freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer the freezing capacities range from 8kg/24h to 30kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 18kg/24h.

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Has a Reversible Doors

The GIN38A55GB has a reversible doors, as do most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that were released around the same time as this freezer.

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Quite Low Noise Level

Across all the new freezers the noise levels range from 37dB to 48dB. The GIN38A55GB has a quite low noise level (only 40 decibels) compared to most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that are a similar age to this freezer.

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212 Liters Freezer Net Capacity

This is a 212 liters net capacity freezer.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Display

The Bosch GIN38A55GB does not have a built-in display, unlike most of the other recently released medium freezer net capacity freezers which have a built-in display.

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Very Short Storage Time During Power Failure

The GIN38A55GB has one of the shorter storage time during power failures (only 11 hours) amongst medium freezer net capacity freezers of this age. The average storage time during power failure of freezers that are a similar age to this freezer is 27h, and the storage time during power failures range from 5h to 110h.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2015 when this Bosch freezer was released.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

This freezer is rated A+ for energy efficiency, however the GIN38A55GB is one of the more expensive to run new medium freezer net capacity freezers that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the GIN38A55GB will cost £729 over 24 years to run.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch gin38a55gbappliancetypefreezer, bosch logixxgin38a55gb, boschparts gin38a55gb, bosch bchgin38a55gb, close gin38a55gb
Barcodes 00635131624476, 00756843243493, 04242002651200

Bosch GIN38A55GB Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch GIN38A55GB 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 97,810 product attributes, 623 freezer reviews and 1,077,300 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.

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