Amica EGS 16173 vs Bosch GSN36AI31
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Amica EGS 16173vsBosch GSN36AI31

Amica EGS 16173

52

Overall Score

52

Overall Score

Amica EGS 16173

£326.92
£30.85
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road value for money 85L capacity freezer, with inferior features
53
Value for Money
Average
34
Features
Missing Some Features
49
Age
3 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£344 Over 10 Years
52
Overall Score
Average
85L Upright 540mm 875mm Apr 2014 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 85L
Type Upright
Width 540mm
Height 875mm
Release Date Apr 2014
Energy Efficiency A++
Bosch GSN36AI31

50

Overall Score

50

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AI31

£732.90
£310.85
Our Verdict:
A good spec but inferior value for money 237L capacity freezer, with average running costs
39
Value for Money
Poor
67
Features
Good Features
33
Age
5 Years Old
51
Running Costs
£550 Over 10 Years
50
Overall Score
Average
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Sep 2012 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A++
Amica EGS 16173

52

Overall Score

52

Overall Score

Amica EGS 16173

£326.92
£30.85
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road value for money 85L capacity freezer, with inferior features
53
Value for Money
Average
34
Features
Missing Some Features
49
Age
3 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£344 Over 10 Years
52
Overall Score
Average
85L Upright 540mm 875mm Apr 2014 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 85L
Type Upright
Width 540mm
Height 875mm
Release Date Apr 2014
Energy Efficiency A++
Bosch GSN36AI31

50

Overall Score

50

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AI31

£732.90
£310.85
Our Verdict:
A good spec but inferior value for money 237L capacity freezer, with average running costs
39
Value for Money
Poor
67
Features
Good Features
33
Age
5 Years Old
51
Running Costs
£550 Over 10 Years
50
Overall Score
Average
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Sep 2012 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A++

Top Prices

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
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Amica EGS 16173
£326.92
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1 Price from 1 Store | £326.92
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BOSCH GSN36AI31 / Stand-Gefrierschrank / Serie8 / EEK_ A++ (Brand new, unopened) - on
£732.90
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Bosch GSN 36 AI 31
£998.73
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Reasons For

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
3 Reasons For
3% Lower Noise Level
The Amica EGS 16173 is a 41dB noise level freezer. That's 1dB lower than the Bosch GSN36AI31 (42dB).

This is the noise level of the freezer, measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

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£406 Cheaper
The Amica EGS 16173 costs £405.98 less than the Bosch GSN36AI31.
38% Cheaper to Run
The Amica EGS 16173 only costs £343.10 to run over five years but the Bosch GSN36AI31 costs £549.90 to run (60% more).
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6 Reasons For
152L Higher Freezer Net Capacity
The Bosch GSN36AI31 has a freezer net capacity of 237L, however the Amica EGS 16173 is only an 85L capacity freezer (152L lower).

This is the total usable (net) capacity of the freezer, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the freezer at a time.

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Vastly Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Bosch GSN36AI31 has a storage time during power failure of 25h, however the Amica EGS 16173 is only an 11h storage time during power failure freezer (14h shorter).

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

A longer storage time means that there is less chance of your food being defrosted and ruined by an untimely power failure.

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Significantly Larger Freezing Capacity
The Bosch GSN36AI31 has a freezing capacity of 20kg/24h, whereas the Amica EGS 16173 is only a 4.5kg/24h freezing capacity freezer (15.5kg/24h smaller).

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

A larger freezing capacity means that a larger amount of food can be frozen in a shorter amount of time.

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162L Larger Freezer Gross Capacity
The Bosch GSN36AI31 is a 255L gross capacity freezer, whereas the Amica EGS 16173 is only a 93L gross capacity freezer (162L smaller).

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

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the freezer at a time.

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Six Shelves/baskets
The Bosch GSN36AI31 is a six shelf/basket freezer, whereas the Amica EGS 16173 only has four shelves/baskets.

This denotes the amount of shelves and/or baskets in the freezer.

More shelves means more space to store and organise food in your freezer, which is helpful.

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More Shops Are Selling it
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.

Date Released

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
43 months old Best 63 months old

Key Features

Freezer Net Capacity

This is the total usable (net) capacity of the freezer, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the freezer at a time.

Noise Level

This is the noise level of the freezer, measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

Storage Time During Power Failure

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

A longer storage time means that there is less chance of your food being defrosted and ruined by an untimely power failure.

Freezing Capacity

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

A larger freezing capacity means that a larger amount of food can be frozen in a shorter amount of time.

Shelf/basket

This denotes the amount of shelves and/or baskets in the freezer.

More shelves means more space to store and organise food in your freezer, which is helpful.

Width

Height

Depth

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Freezer running costs calculated based on an average of 24 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the freezer and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving freezers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these freezers for 10 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Amica EGS 16173
Amica
EGS 16173
44 trees 1.7 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Bosch GSN36AI31
Bosch
GSN36AI31
70 trees 2.7 tonnes CO2

Specification

Performance

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
Freezer Net Capacity 85L
BEST
237L
Noise Level 41dB
BEST
42dB
Storage Time During Power Failure 11h 25h
BEST
Freezing Capacity 4.5kg/24h
BEST
20kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity 93L
BEST
255L

Design

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
Shelf/basket 4 6
BEST

Ergonomics

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
Cord Length Unknown - Click to provide data 2.3m

Power

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
Energy Efficiency Class
A++
 A++
A++
 A++
Annual Energy Consumption 146kWh
BEST
234kWh
Connected Load Unknown - Click to provide data 90W

Weight & Dimensions

Amica EGS 16173 Bosch GSN36AI31
Width 540mm 600mm
Height 875mm 1,860mm
Depth 540mm 650mm
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 78kg
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Depth 550mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Width 560mm
BEST
650mm
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