Hotpoint FZFM171P


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Hotpoint FZFM171P

Hotpoint FZFM171P
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A highly rated but 3 year old 220L capacity freezer, with OK running costs and good features
220L Upright 600mm 1,750mm Mar 2015 A+
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Hotpoint FZFM171P Review

With excellent reviews but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Hotpoint FZFM171P number 267 in medium freezers and number 680 across all freezers.
9 Reviews
Good Features
2 Years Old
Running Costs
£670 Over 10 Years
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Why Has it Scored 69?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 58%. Zanussi freezers have excellent reviews in general.
This freezer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A+, however its running costs of £670 over 10 years are in the most expensive 16% of all 639 freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving freezers.
This Hotpoint freezer has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Seven shelves/baskets
Has a door open alarm
With a 245 litre capacity our 60cm wide frost free feezer has 6 removable freezer drawers and a freezer tray
Super freeze after a big shopping trip or cooking session, a large number of new items in the fridge or freezer cause the internal temperature to rise. use super freeze in the freezer to quickly freeze fresh food, keeping it as fresh as the day you bought it
Higher than average noise level
Smaller than average freezing capacity

Hotpoint FZFM171P In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor User Reviews

The average user rating of this freezer is 58% based on 9 user reviews. This means that users really don't rate this Hotpoint freezer very highly.

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Hotpoint Freezers Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 797 expert and owner reviews (including 681 verified purchases), Hotpoint has very good reviews for its freezers. 97% of those that bought a Hotpoint freezer would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

This freezer is rated A+ for energy efficiency, however the FZFM171P is in the most expensive 16% of all 639 freezers that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the FZFM171P will cost £670 over 10 years to run.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Hotpoint released the FZFM171P in March 2015.


Average Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacity of the Hotpoint FZFM171P of 220L is pretty standard compared to most other freezers. It is higher than 38% of all freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Hotpoint FZFM171P of 42dB is higher than 69% of all freezers when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of freezers range from 34dB to 58dB, and the average noise level is 41dB.

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Smaller Than Average Freezing Capacity

The smallest freezing capacity of freezers is 2kg/24h, the largest is 38kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 16kg/24h. The freezing capacity of the FZFM171P of only 11kg/24h is smaller than average when compared to most other freezers. It is in the smallest 27% of all freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Seven Shelves/baskets

Most freezers have between one and nine shelves/baskets, including the FZFM171P which has seven shelves/baskets.

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Has a Door Open Alarm

The FZFM171P has a door open alarm. 71% of freezers do not have a door open alarm.

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Has an Ice Cube Tray

The FZFM171P has an ice cube tray, unlike 74% of freezers which do not have an ice cube tray.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

guarantee fzfm171p, hotpoint fzfm171p, labour fzfm171p, summer fzfm171p



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