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Hotpoint FZFM171P Freezer

£369.00
220L 600mm 1,750mm Freestanding Mar 2015
A+
Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Case Design Release Date £672.10 Electricity cost over 10 years
Poor owner reviews
Defrosting problems
Very high running costs
6 Reviews
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Defrosting Problems

One owner mentioned in their reviews that the Hotpoint FZFM171P did not have a good defrost feature. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “I will not have another frost free freezer in my house, this one did freeze up at the back and after switching it off to defrost the problems got worse” in their review of this freezer.


Reviews

Poor Owner Reviews

On average, based on 6 owner reviews the average owner rating of this medium freezer net capacity freezer is 57%. Users are not sure about this freezer.

Hotpoint Has Good Freezer Reviews

On average Hotpoint medium freezer net capacity freezers have good reviews compared to other brands as do all freezers produced by Hotpoint.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Hotpoint released the FZFM171P.


Energy

Very High Running Costs

Whilst this medium freezer net capacity freezer has an efficiency rating of A+, the FZFM171P has an average running cost of £673 over 24 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 12% of all 121 freezers of this spec and age.


Ergonomics

Has a Door Open Alarm

The FZFM171P has a door open alarm, as do most of the other freezers of this age and type.

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Design

Has a Reversible Doors

The FZFM171P has a reversible doors. Most of the other freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer also have a reversible doors.

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Performance

Has an Ice Cube Tray

The Hotpoint FZFM171P has an ice cube tray. Most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been around for around the same time as this freezer also have an ice cube tray.

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Has a Fast Freeze Function

The FZFM171P has a fast freeze function. Most of the other freezers of this spec and age also have a fast freeze function.

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Has a No Frost System

The FZFM171P has a No Frost system. Most of the other freezers of a comparable age and type to this freezer also have a No Frost system.

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Average Noise Level

At 42 decibels, the Hotpoint FZFM171P has a relatively standard noise level compared to most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that are a similar age to this freezer.

Other 42dB noise level freezers currently available that you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Bosch GSN36VW30G (£499), the AEG A52700GNW1 (£819.46), or the Miele FN 12621 S-1.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

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

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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 709 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 95,265 product attributes, 618 freezer reviews and 1,022,800 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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