Hotpoint UPAH 1832 F Review
|Value for Money||
|Not Currently for Sale|
|1 Great Feature|
|2 Years Old|
|£581 Over 24 Years|
|* Based on a comparison of 633 freezers|
Why Has it Scored 16?
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2017.
This freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A++, and its running costs of £581 over 24 years are typical compared to the other 118 new comparable spec freezers that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite small freezing capacity
Very small freezer gross capacity
Quite high noise level
Very short storage time during power failure
Hotpoint UPAH 1832 F In-Depth Analysis
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Quite Small Freezing Capacity
Across all the similar spec freezers that have been on the market for around the same time as this freezer the freezing capacities range from 14kg/24h to 38kg/24h. With a freezing capacity of only 16 kilograms per 24 hours, the Hotpoint UPAH 1832 F has one of the smaller freezing capacities amongst freezers of this age.
Very Small Freezer Gross Capacity
The average freezer gross capacity of new freezers is 340L. With a freezer gross capacity of only 261 liters, the Hotpoint UPAH 1832 F has a quite small freezer gross capacity compared to most of the other high freezer net capacity freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer.
Quite High Noise Level
With a noise level of 45 decibels, the UPAH 1832 F has one of the higher noise levels amongst freezers of this age. The average noise level of high freezer net capacity freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer is 42dB, and the noise levels range from 38dB to 52dB.
260 Liters Freezer Net Capacity
This is a 260 liters net capacity freezer.
Has a No Frost System
The UPAH 1832 F has a No Frost system. Most of the other latest high freezer net capacity freezers also have a No Frost system.
Very Short Storage Time During Power Failure
Across all the similar spec freezers that have been available for a comparable time to this freezer the storage time during power failures range from 5h to 90h, and the average storage time during power failure is 36h. The Hotpoint UPAH 1832 F has one of the shorter storage time during power failures (only 15 hours) amongst high freezer net capacity freezers of this age.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This freezer was released in November 2014.
Average Running Costs
This high freezer net capacity freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A++, and based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 24 year running cost of the UPAH 1832 F is £581, which is typical compared to the other 118 new comparable spec freezers.
Hotpoint UPAH 1832 F Review Sources
To prepare this Hotpoint UPAH 1832 F review we compared this freezer to 633 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 98,687 product attributes, 621 freezer reviews and 1,073,800 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.