Amica EGS 16173 vs Siemens GC33MAW40
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Amica EGS 16173vsSiemens GC33MAW40

Amica EGS 16173

52

Overall Score

52

Overall Score

Amica EGS 16173

£323.23
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++
Siemens GC33MAW40

51

Overall Score

51

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 274L capacity freezer
74
Features
Good Features
33
Age
5 Years Old
94
Running Costs
£320 Over 10 Years
51
Overall Score
Average
274L Chest 1,410mm 920mm Sep 2012 A+++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 274L
Type Chest
Width 1,410mm
Height 920mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A+++
Amica EGS 16173

52

Overall Score

52

Overall Score

Amica EGS 16173

£323.23
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++
Siemens GC33MAW40

51

Overall Score

51

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 274L capacity freezer
74
Features
Good Features
33
Age
5 Years Old
94
Running Costs
£320 Over 10 Years
51
Overall Score
Average
274L Chest 1,410mm 920mm Sep 2012 A+++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 274L
Type Chest
Width 1,410mm
Height 920mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A+++

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Reasons For

Amica EGS 16173 Siemens GC33MAW40
3 Reasons For
1dB Lower Noise Level
The Amica EGS 16173 has a noise level of 41dB, but the Siemens GC33MAW40 is a 42dB noise level freezer (1dB higher).

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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One More Shelf/basket
The Amica EGS 16173 has four shelves/baskets, however the Siemens GC33MAW40 only has three 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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Reversible Doors
The Amica EGS 16173 has a reversible doors, however the Siemens GC33MAW40 does not have a reversible doors.

The doors on the device can be moved so they can open from the right hand side (hinged on the left) or the left hand side (hinged on the right).

Reversible doors allow a greater degree of freedom for you to set up your freezer exactly as needed.

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6 Reasons For
69% Higher Freezer Net Capacity
The Siemens GC33MAW40 is a 274L capacity freezer. That's 189L higher than the Amica EGS 16173 (85L).

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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Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Siemens GC33MAW40 is a 60h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 49h longer than the Amica EGS 16173 (11h).

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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Larger Freezing Capacity
The Siemens GC33MAW40 is a 20kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 15.5kg/24h larger than the Amica EGS 16173 (4.5kg/24h).

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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67% Larger Freezer Gross Capacity
Siemens GC33MAW40 is 280L gross capacity. That's 187L larger than the Amica EGS 16173 (93L).

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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Cheaper to Run by £23.50
Over five years the Siemens GC33MAW40 is £23.50 cheaper to run than the Amica EGS 16173.
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Energy Efficiency Rating is Superior
The Siemens GC33MAW40 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", whereas the Amica EGS 16173 has a rating of "A++".

Date Released

Amica EGS 16173 Siemens GC33MAW40
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 Siemens GC33MAW40

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
Siemens GC33MAW40
Siemens
GC33MAW40
41 trees 1.6 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Performance

Amica EGS 16173 Siemens GC33MAW40
Freezer Net Capacity 85L
BEST
274L
Noise Level 41dB
BEST
42dB
Storage Time During Power Failure 11h 60h
BEST
Freezing Capacity 4.5kg/24h
BEST
20kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity 93L
BEST
280L

Design

Amica EGS 16173 Siemens GC33MAW40
Shelf/basket 4
BEST
3
Certification Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Amica EGS 16173 Siemens GC33MAW40
Cord Length Unknown - Click to provide data 2m

Power

Amica EGS 16173 Siemens GC33MAW40
Energy Efficiency Class
A++ A+++
 A++
 A+++
A++ A+++
 A++
 A+++
Annual Energy Consumption 146kWh 136kWh
BEST
Current Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
Connected Load Unknown - Click to provide data 90W

Weight & Dimensions

Amica EGS 16173 Siemens GC33MAW40
Width 540mm 1,410mm
Height 875mm 920mm
Depth 540mm 740mm
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 50kg
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Depth 550mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Width 560mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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