Essentials CUF48W13 Review
|Value for Money||
|Not Currently for Sale|
|3 Great Features|
|2 Years Old|
|£379 Over 24 Years|
Why Has it Scored 27?
At over a year old this freezer is slightly out of date, and newer freezers with more up to date technology are available.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 energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £379 over 24 years are in the cheapest 20% of all 52 recently released comparable spec freezers that we have compared it to.
This freezer is missing some features:
Very short storage time during power failure
Fairly high noise level
Essentials CUF48W13 In-Depth Analysis
Has a Thermostat
The Essentials CUF48W13 has a thermostat, as do most of the other similar spec freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer.
Very Short Storage Time During Power Failure
At only 15 hours, the CUF48W13 has a quite short storage time during power failure compared to most of the other low freezer net capacity freezers that are a similar age to this freezer. The average storage time during power failure of freezers of this type and age is 22h, and the storage time during power failures range from 10h to 40h.
Fairly High Noise Level
At 42 decibels, the Essentials CUF48W13 has a fairly high noise level compared to most of the other new similar spec freezers. The lowest noise level of similar spec freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer is 34dB, the highest is 61dB, and the average noise level is 40dB.
65 Liters Freezer Net Capacity
This is a 65 liters net capacity freezer.
CFC & HFC Free
The Essentials CUF48W13 is CFC & HFC free. Most of the other latest freezers also are CFC & HFC free.
Has a Reversible Doors
The CUF48W13 has a reversible doors. Most of the other freezers that have been available for a comparable time to this freezer also have a reversible doors.
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was July 2015 when Essentials released the CUF48W13.
Low Running Costs
This freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the CUF48W13 will cost £379 over 24 years to run, which is in the cheapest 20% of all 52 recently released comparable spec freezers.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||essentials cuf48w13|
Essentials CUF48W13 Review Sources
To prepare this Essentials CUF48W13 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 97,601 product attributes, 623 freezer reviews and 1,044,900 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.