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Gorenje FHE242IW

£380.47
Gorenje FHE242IW
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Brand Rating
Mediocre Brand
85
Features
Fully-Featured
62
Value for Money
Good
66
Age
5 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£480 Over 10 Years
72
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and very economical to run 240L capacity freezer.
240L Chest 1,100mm 850mm Oct 2013 A++
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Gorenje FHE242IW Price History

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.

Having analysed the historic price trend for the Gorenje FHE242IW we calculated that there is a 82% chance that prices will remain steady over the next 2 weeks.

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With low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Gorenje FHE242IW number 368 in medium freezers and number 407 across all freezers.

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Kagoo Score
35
Brand Rating
85
Features
63
Value for Money
67
Age
88
Running Costs

72

72
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 72?

Gorenje is a mediocre freezer brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2019.
This freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of £480 over 10 years are neither cheap nor expensive compared to the other 1,700+ freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving freezers.
It has some great features:
Higher than average freezer net capacity
Longer than average storage time during power failure
Larger than average freezing capacity
Has a built-in display

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each freezer by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the freezer is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec freezers come to market, the older freezers will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Higher than average freezer net capacity
Longer than average storage time during power failure
Larger than average freezing capacity
Has a built-in display
Has a defrost function
Has a temperature alarm
Higher than average noise level
Only two shelves / baskets
Higher Than Average Freezer Net Capacity
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Across all the freezers the freezer net capacities range from 22L to 1,000L, and the average freezer net capacity is 190L. The FHE242IW's freezer net capacity of 240L is higher than average when compared to most other freezers. It is higher than 71% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Noise Level

The Gorenje FHE242IW's noise level of 42dB is higher than 73% of all freezers when ordered by this feature. Freezers have noise levels of between 34dB and 61dB, and the average noise level is 41dB.

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Longer Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure
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Across all the freezers the storage time during power failures range from 2h to 100h, and the average storage time during power failure is 26h. The FHE242IW's storage time during power failure of 55h is in the longest 6% of all freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Freezing Capacity
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The freezing capacity of the FHE242IW of 20kg/24h is in the largest 35% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Only Two Shelves / Baskets

The Gorenje FHE242IW is a two shelf / basket freezer.

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Has a Built-in Display
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The FHE242IW has a built-in display, which is unusual. 78% of freezers do not have a built-in display.

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Has a Defrost Function

The Gorenje FHE242IW has a defrost function. 73% of freezers do not have a defrost function.

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Has a Temperature Alarm

The Gorenje FHE242IW has a temperature alarm, which is unusual. 73% of freezers do not have a temperature alarm.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A freezer with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

We have analysed the Gorenje FHE242IW, and ranked it:

Budget Choice
This freezer has a low quality score, but also a low price - choose this if you’re looking to save money on a purchase.

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Value for Money of Similar Freezers

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Age

Gorenje FHE242IW Release Date

October 2013

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When Are Most New Gorenje Freezers Released?

We looked at the release dates for new Gorenje freezers over the last 3 years, but couldn't see any prominent pattern.

The biggest month in 2018 for new Gorenje freezer releases was June, with one new Gorenje freezers released that month. June was also the biggest month in 2017 for new Gorenje freezers, with four new Gorenje freezers released that month. In 2016 most new Gorenje freezers were released in October, with two new Gorenje freezers released that month.

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How Fast Do Gorenje Freezer Prices Drop After Release?

Gorenje freezers tend to depreciate slower than most freezers.

Most freezers drop in price by 2% in the first 6 months after release. On average Gorenje freezers drop in price by 1% in the first 6 months after release. On a typical new Gorenje freezer costing £446, by waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average £3.

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Running Costs

Gorenje FHE242IW Running Costs

This Gorenje freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A++, and based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the FHE242IW is £480, which is neither cheap nor expensive compared to the other 1,700+ freezers that we checked.

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Europen European Energy Rating
2.2T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 56 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Gorenje FHE242IW. However we have checked the rating of all Gorenje freezers and the average score is 34.7%.

Gorenje FHE242IW Specification

Key Features
Freezer Net Capacity
Type
Width
Height
Performance
Noise Level
Storage Time During Power Failure
Fast Freeze Function
No Frost System
Climate Class
Star Rating
Freezing Capacity
Freezer Gross Capacity
Defrost Function
Design
Case Design
Shelf / Basket
Built-in Display
Door Hinge
Colour
Display Type
Other Features
Number of Compressors
Ergonomics
Temperature Alarm
LED Indicators
Indication Light
Power
Annual Energy Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Current
AC Input Voltage
Energy Usage
Connected Load
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

gorenje fhe242iw

Barcodes

 03838942789571

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