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Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK

£489.00
260L 595mm 1,875mm 41dB Jul 2015
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Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK Review

Our Verdict:
260 Liter Freezer
Released 2 years ago and with mediocre features, we have ranked the Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK number 256 across all freezers.
39
Poor
51
8 Great Features
70
2 Years Old
33
£607 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 30?

At over a year old this freezer is slightly out of date, and newer freezers with more up to date technology are available. View the latest freezers 2017.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £607 over 24 years are typical compared to the other 47 new comparable spec freezers that we have compared it to.
This freezer has some good features, but is also missing some features:
Has a temperature alarm
Has a defrost function

Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Brand

We checked the reviews from owners and experts of hundreds of freezers to determine an average rating for each freezer manufacturer. On average freezers produced by Hotpoint have good ratings from users and experts. 100% of those that bought a Hotpoint freezer would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Average Priced

We think this freezer has an average price compared to other latest similar spec freezers. The price range of latest similar spec freezers is from £209 to £1,500.


Features

Has a Temperature Alarm

The Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK has a temperature alarm, as do most of the other high freezer net capacity freezers that came out around the same time as this freezer.

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Has a Defrost Function

The Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK has a defrost function. Most of the other latest high freezer net capacity freezers also have a defrost function.

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CFC & HFC Free

The Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK is CFC & HFC free. Most of the other latest high freezer net capacity freezers also are CFC & HFC free.

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Has a Built-In Display

The Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK has a built-in display. Most of the other latest similar spec freezers also have a built-in display.

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Has a Thermostat

The UI8F1CWUK has a thermostat, as do most of the other freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer.

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Has a Fast Freeze Function

The UI8F1CWUK has a fast freeze function. Most of the other freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer also have a fast freeze function.

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Quite Low Noise Level

At only 41 decibels, the UI8F1CWUK has a quite low noise level compared to most of the other recently released similar spec freezers. The lowest noise level of freezers of this type and age is 38dB and the highest is 50dB.

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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

At 24 hours, the UI8F1CWUK has a pretty typical storage time during power failure compared to most of the other new freezers.

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260 Liters Freezer Net Capacity

This is a 260 liters net capacity freezer.

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Has a Door Open Alarm

The UI8F1CWUK has a door open alarm, as do most of the other high freezer net capacity freezers that have been around for around the same time as this freezer.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was July 2015 when this high freezer net capacity freezer was released.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this Hotpoint freezer is A+, and the UI8F1CWUK has an average running cost of £607 over 24 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 47 new comparable spec freezers.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hotpoint ui8f1cwuk

Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK Review Sources

To prepare this Hotpoint UI8F1CWUK 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 97,601 product attributes, 623 freezer reviews and 1,044,900 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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