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Hotpoint FZFM171P

£369.00
220L 600mm 1,750mm Free­standing Mar 2015
Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Case Design Release Date
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Hotpoint FZFM171P Review

Our Verdict:
220 Liter Freezer
Released 2 years ago and with good features, we have ranked the Hotpoint FZFM171P number 21 across all freezers.
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6 Reviews
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Not Currently for Sale
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6 Great Features
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2 Years Old
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£673 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
53
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 53?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 57%.
This freezer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A+, however its running costs of £673 over 24 years are in the most expensive 9% of all 139 new medium freezer net capacity freezers that we have compared it to.
This Hotpoint freezer has some good features, but is also missing some features:
Seven shelves/baskets
Has a No Frost system
Very small freezing capacity

Hotpoint FZFM171P In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Poor

FZFM171P owners on average rated this freezer 57 out of 100. If all the latest freezers are ranked by average owner review score then this Hotpoint freezer is in the bottom 37%.

Hotpoint Has Good Freezer Reviews

On average Hotpoint medium freezer net capacity freezers have good ratings as do all freezers built by Hotpoint.


Features

Seven Shelves/baskets

The Hotpoint FZFM171P is a seven shelf/basket freezer. Most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been on the market for around the same time as this freezer have between one and eight shelves/baskets.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The freezing capacities of recently released medium freezer net capacity freezers range from 8kg/24h to 30kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 18kg/24h. With a freezing capacity of only 11 kilograms per 24 hours, the Hotpoint FZFM171P has one of the smaller freezing capacities amongst medium freezer net capacity freezers of this age.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 42 decibels, the Hotpoint FZFM171P has a pretty typical noise level compared to most of the other latest freezers.

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220 Liters Freezer Net Capacity

This is a 220 liters net capacity freezer.

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Has a No Frost System

The Hotpoint FZFM171P has a No Frost system. Most of the other freezers that have been available for a comparable time to this freezer also have a No Frost system.

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Has a Fast Freeze Function

The FZFM171P has a fast freeze function, as do most of the other comparable spec freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this freezer.

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Has a Door Open Alarm

The Hotpoint FZFM171P has a door open alarm, as do most of the other recently released comparable spec freezers.

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Has an Ice Cube Tray

The FZFM171P has an ice cube tray, as do most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been available for around the same time as this freezer.

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Has a Reversible Doors

The FZFM171P has a reversible doors, as do most of the other recently released freezers.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This freezer was released in March 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The energy efficiency classification of this Hotpoint freezer is A+, however the average running cost of the FZFM171P is £673 over 24 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 9% of all 139 new medium freezer net capacity freezers.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hotpoint fzfm171p, labour fzfm171p, summer fzfm171p
Barcodes 05016108778081

Hotpoint FZFM171P Review Sources

To prepare this Hotpoint FZFM171P 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 97,810 product attributes, 623 freezer reviews and 1,077,300 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.

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