Essentials CUF55W12


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Essentials CUF55W12

Essentials CUF55W12

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A very economical to run and staggeringly cheap 86L capacity freezer, but with only middle of the road features
86L Chest 553mm 845mm Jul 2013 A+
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Essentials CUF55W12 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Essentials CUF55W12 number 93 in small freezers and number 147 across all freezers.
Value for Money
Average Features
4 Years Old
Running Costs
£405 Over 10 Years
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Why Has it Scored 67?

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 efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £405 over 10 years are in the cheapest 19% of all 634 freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving freezers.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
CFC & HFC free
Very low freezer net capacity
Higher than average noise level

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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £60 on eBay 8 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
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Essentials CUF55W12 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This freezer has an efficiency rating of A+. The CUF55W12 is in the cheapest 19% of all 634 freezers that we have analysed for 10 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 10 year running cost of the CUF55W12 is £405.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

This Essentials freezer has been on the market since July 2013.


Very Low Freezer Net Capacity

The lowest freezer net capacity of freezers is 30L, the highest is 620L, and the average freezer net capacity is 190L. The freezer net capacity of the Essentials CUF55W12 of only 86L is lower than average when compared to most other freezers. It is in the lowest 14% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the CUF55W12 of 42dB is in the highest 17% of all freezers when ranked by this feature. Freezers have noise levels of between 34dB and 58dB, and the average noise level is 41dB.

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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The Essentials CUF55W12's storage time during power failure of 21h is relatively average compared to most other freezers. It is longer than 60% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

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CFC & HFC Free

The Essentials CUF55W12 is CFC & HFC free. 79% of freezers are not CFC & HFC free.

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Very Small Freezer Gross Capacity

Freezers have freezer gross capacities of between 18L and 610L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 210L. The Essentials CUF55W12's freezer gross capacity of only 94L is smaller than 89% of all freezers when ordered by this feature.

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