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Hisense FV221D4BW1

Hisense FV221D4BW1
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Features
Good Features
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Age
3 Years Old
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Running Costs
£560 Over 10 Years
66
Kagoo Score
Good
Our Verdict:
An economical to run but 4 year old 160L capacity freezer, with a good spec.
160L Upright 554mm 1,440mm Apr 2015 A+
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With low running costs but at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Hisense FV221D4BW1 number 671 in small freezers.

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Kagoo Score
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Features
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Age
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Running Costs

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 66?

Looking across the entire Hisense freezer range, the average reviews for all Hisense freezers are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2018.
This freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £560 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 1,698 freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving freezers.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a reversible doors
Has a thermostat
Higher than average noise level
Shorter than average storage time during power failure

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 Features

Average Freezer Net Capacity
Higher Than Average Noise Level
Shorter Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure
Smaller Than Average Freezing Capacity
Five Shelves / Baskets
Smaller Than Average Freezer Gross Capacity
Has a Reversible Doors
Has a Thermostat
Average Freezer Net Capacity
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The freezer net capacity of the FV221D4BW1 of 160L is pretty average compared to most other freezers. It is higher than 60% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Noise Level

Freezers have noise levels of between 34dB and 61dB, and the average noise level is 41dB. The FV221D4BW1's noise level of 43dB is in the highest 12% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The Hisense FV221D4BW1's storage time during power failure of only 15h is shorter than 81% of all freezers when ordered by this feature. 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.

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Smaller Than Average Freezing Capacity

The FV221D4BW1's freezing capacity of only 12kg/24h is in the smallest 34% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Five Shelves / Baskets
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The number of shelves / baskets on the Hisense FV221D4BW1 is five. That's average compared to the other 1,381 freezers that we have assessed the number of shelves / baskets of.

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Smaller Than Average Freezer Gross Capacity

The freezer gross capacity of the FV221D4BW1 of only 180L is in the smallest 35% of all freezers when ordered by this feature. Freezers have freezer gross capacities of between 18L and 1,500L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 220L.

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Has a Reversible Doors

The FV221D4BW1 has a reversible doors, as do 51% of freezers.

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Has a Thermostat

The FV221D4BW1 has a thermostat, which is unusual. 71% of freezers do not have a thermostat.

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Age

Release Date

Hisense released the FV221D4BW1 in April 2015.

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When Are Most New Hisense Freezers Released?

The most common period for new Hisense freezers to be released in is between January and March. For the latest Hisense freezer features you may want to consider waiting until January 2019. Alternatively you might be able to buy one of the current Hisense freezers cheaper in January once the latest models have been released. In January 2017 seven new Hisense freezers were released making it the biggest month that year for new Hisense freezer releases. In 2016 most new Hisense freezers were released in March, with four new Hisense freezers released that month. The biggest month in 2015 for new Hisense freezer releases was June, with six new Hisense freezers released that month.

How Fast Do Hisense Freezer Prices Drop After Release?

Most freezers drop in price by 1% in the first 6 months after release, however Hisense freezers tend to depreciate faster. New Hisense freezers drop in price by an average of 3% in the first 6 months after they wer first released. That means that on a typical Hisense freezer costing £473 you could save on average £12 by waiting 6 months before buying.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A+. Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the FV221D4BW1 is £560, which is typical compared to the other 1,698 freezers.

Running Costs

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Electricity cost £557.24
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Total running cost over 10 years £557.24
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Energy Rating
2.5T
Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 65 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Hisense FV221D4BW1 Specification

Key Features
Freezer Net Capacity
Type
Width
Height
Performance
Noise Level
Storage Time During Power Failure
No Frost System
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Climate Class
Thermostat
Star Rating
Freezing Capacity
Freezer Gross Capacity
Design
Case Design
Shelf / Basket
Reversible Doors
Door Hinge
Colour
Convertible Freezer
Power
Annual Energy Consumption
Typical Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

hisense fv221d4bw1

Barcodes

06943619736370

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