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LEC U50052W
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LEC U50052W
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Reviews
118 Reviews
73
Features
Good Features
87
Popularity
Widely Available
82
Value for Money
Very Good
75
Age
4 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£370 Over 10 Years
84
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A classic and sensationally economical to run 31L capacity freezer, with a fair price and a good spec. Our review analysis indicates that this freezer is a good size, very quiet and good-looking.
Features We Love:
Lower than average noise level (39dB)
Has a temperature alarm
Has a reversible doors
Has a defrost function
Has an ice cube tray
31L
CAPACITY
39dB
NOISE LEVEL
10h
STORAGE TIME
4kg/24h
FREEZING
CAPACITY
2
SHELVES /
BASKETS
£375
OVER 10 YEARS
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LEC U50052W Price History

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With very low running costs and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the LEC U50052W number 75 across all freezers.

84

84
Kagoo Score
96
Reviews
74
Features
88
Popularity
82
Value for Money
75
Age
96
Running Costs

84

84
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 84?

purchasers report that it has great user reviews with an average user rating of 88%, based on 118 reviews.
This freezer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer freezers with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
This LEC freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £370 over 10 years are in the cheapest 9% of all 1,700+ freezers that we have calculated running costs for.
The U50052W has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Lower than average noise level
Has a temperature alarm
Total gross capacity (litres) - 32l
Total net capacity (litres) - 31l
Handle type - recessed
Reversible doors
Lower than average freezer capacity
Shorter than average storage time during power failure

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each freezer by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the freezer is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec freezers come to market, the older freezers will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

96
Reviews

Average Review Score

4.4 stars (118 reviews)

66%

of Customers Would Recommend
5 Stars
78 Reviews
4 Stars
23 Reviews
3 Stars
7 Reviews
2 Stars
4 Reviews
1 Star
6 Reviews
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What Are People Saying About the LEC U50052W?

Size and Weight
11
4
Noise Level
7
1
Defrosting
1
1
Price
7
0
Ease of Use
6
0
Capacity
1
1
Design
4
0
Energy Use
1
0
Robustness
2
1
Environmental Considerations
0
1
Support
0
1
Many Customers Thought it Was Fairly Priced
  • First class product, good value for money.
    Joe McAllister - Amazon 12 Aug 2014
  • Good value freezer. Quick delivery, well within expected timescale. Compact but holds surprising amount. Easy to set up - just plug in! Well satisfied.
    L. Jones - Amazon 30 Dec 2013
  • Good value freezer. Quick delivery, well within expected timescale. Compact but holds surprising amount. Easy to set up - just plug in! Well satisfied.
    L. Jones - Amazon 30 Dec 2013
  • Excellent. Good value...
    Leonard farrow - Amazon 15 Oct 2015
  • Two People Thought the LEC U50052W Was Solidly Made

    Two people thought that the LEC U50052W was well made.

  • Well made! Great small freezer! I needed a small extra freezer to pop on top of existing fridge freezer. This LEC example is perfect! Well made, light ...
    Birmingham Book Reader - Amazon 10 Sep 2015
  • ... top freezer. Extremely happy with this freezer, its spacious and appears very well made. Exactly what I needed. I would recommend this to anyone with a ...
    Linda tooze - Amazon 14 Sep 2013
  • The Majority of People Thought it Was a Good Size

    Eight people thought that the LEC U50052W was a good size.

  • Five Stars. Very good quality perfect size...
    Gerry o'connor - Amazon 20 Aug 2015
  • Good size for a 'small freezer'. Bit bigger than I expected. Very pleased. Bought it as an 'overflow' freezer and is plenty big enough for what i need ...
    Mrs W. - Amazon 4 Aug 2015
  • ... freezer. Very good size if there is only two or one of you quite spacious inside will go on any table top in the kitchen very nice quick delivery thank ...
    Eve - Amazon 4 Jul 2013
  • Five Stars. Just the right size and working well...
    Isabel - Amazon 21 May 2015
  • Some People Thought it Was Thoughtfully Designed

    Three people thought that the LEC U50052W was good-looking.

  • Table - Top Freezer. Pleased with speedy delivery and excellent appearance. It works very well. One small complaint though: there is a tiny leakage and ...
    Sandra Robinson - Amazon 21 Dec 2014
  • ... purchase I recommend for whoever needs additional freezing space ... Gorgeous little freezer and sooooo quiet! I can't beleive how much I could fit into ...
    Jocey - Amazon 3 Nov 2014
  • ... deep, and the bottom has a pull out plastic tray. It's quiet and aesthetically pleasing. Loads of packaging however, which I guess is necessary for an ...
    M. S. Sanderson - Amazon 23 Mar 2014
  • Six People Thought it Was Easy to Use

    Several people thought that the LEC U50052W was easy to use and to setup.

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    Easy to Use
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
  • Freezes Like a Breeze. Plugs in and freezes with no daft buttons in the way. Ease of use, works first time with a surprising storage capacity...
    Andy - Amazon 17 Mar 2013
  • ... to the kitchen. Freezer arrved well packed a day early, easy to use Fits well on the work surface and is practically noiseless Would certainly recommend ...
    Anne Darley - Amazon 22 Feb 2013
  • Four Stars. Handy freezer...
    Christine Hole - Amazon 28 Dec 2014
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    Easy to Setup
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    One Person Thought This Freezer Did Not Have Good Technical Guidance
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    One Owner Thought it Did Not Have Good Environmental Credentials
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    9 Out of 10 Customers Thought it Had an OK Noise Level

    Eight people thought that the LEC U50052W was very quiet.

  • ... little freezer. Very roomy inside and holds more than you think it will. Very quiet, excellent item for a single person...
    Sue ann carroll - Amazon 17 Oct 2014
  • ... Plenty of space! Very pleased. Plenty of space. Does the job brilliantly. Very quiet ... in fact, silent most of the time! I used to work in a Domestic ...
    Mark Jones - Amazon 14 Oct 2014
  • ... Plenty of space. Does the job brilliantly. Very quiet ... in fact, silent most of the time! I used to work in a Domestic Appliance store and we always ...
    Mark Jones - Amazon 14 Oct 2014
  • ... top shelf is really deep, and the bottom has a pull out plastic tray. It's quiet and aesthetically pleasing. Loads of packaging however, which I guess ...
    M. S. Sanderson - Amazon 23 Mar 2014
  • One Person Thought the LEC U50052W Had a Big Capacity
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    One Person Thought it Was Energy Efficient
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    Two People Thought the LEC U50052W Had an Inferior Defrost Function

    Two people thought that the LEC U50052W had a bad defrost feature.

  • ... the price and quality, I can put up with that and it shouldn't be that difficult to defrost when needed. Delivery was quick too.
    S. Mallion - Amazon 31 Oct 2014
  • ... in a well vented cupboard and so far is working very well. Only drawback is it's not frost-free. But for the price and quality, I can put up with that ...
    S. Mallion - Amazon 31 Oct 2014
  • How Good Are LEC Freezers?

    74
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Lower than average noise level
    Has a temperature alarm
    Has a reversible doors
    Has a defrost function
    Has an ice cube tray
    Has an adjustable feet
    CFC & HFC free
    Has a thermostat
    Lower than average freezer capacity
    Shorter than average storage time during power failure
    Smaller than average freezing capacity
    Only two shelves / baskets
    Does not have a door open alarm
    Does not have a built-in display
    Smaller than average freezer capacity
    Does not have an interior light
    Lower Than Average Freezer Capacity

    The freezer net capacities of freezers range from 22L to 1,100L, and the average freezer net capacity is 190L. The freezer net capacity of the U50052W of only 31L is very low compared to most other freezers. It is lower than 99% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

    What does "freezer net capacity" mean? Less Edit
    Lower Than Average Noise Level
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    The noise levels of freezers range from 34dB to 61dB, and the average noise level is 41dB. The LEC U50052W's noise level of only 39dB is lower than 81% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

    What does "noise level" mean? Less Edit
    Shorter Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure

    Freezers have storage time during power failures of between 2h and 100h, and the average storage time during power failure is 26h. The storage time during power failure of the U50052W of only 10h is shorter than 96% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

    What does "storage time during power failure" mean? Less Edit
    Smaller Than Average Freezing Capacity

    The freezing capacity of the U50052W of only 4kg/24h is smaller than 96% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

    What does "freezing capacity" mean? Less Edit
    Only Two Shelves / Baskets

    The LEC U50052W is a two shelf / basket freezer.

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    Has a Temperature Alarm
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    The U50052W has a temperature alarm, which is unusual. 70% of freezers do not have a temperature alarm.

    What is a temperature alarm? Less Edit
    Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm

    The LEC U50052W does not have a door open alarm, although it is worth keeping in mind that 76% of freezers also do not have a door open alarm.

    What is a door open alarm? Less Edit
    Has a Reversible Doors

    The U50052W has a reversible doors, as do 53% of freezers.

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    Does Not Have a Built-in Display

    The U50052W does not have a built-in display, although keep in mind that 74% of freezers also do not have a built-in display.

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    Has a Defrost Function
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    The U50052W has a defrost function, unlike 67% of freezers which do not have a defrost function.

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    Has an Ice Cube Tray

    The U50052W has an ice cube tray, unlike 75% of freezers which do not have an ice cube tray.

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    Has an Adjustable Feet

    The LEC U50052W has an adjustable feet. 79% of freezers do not have an adjustable feet.

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    Smaller Than Average Freezer Capacity

    The smallest freezer gross capacity of freezers is 18L, the largest is 1,500L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 220L. The LEC U50052W's freezer gross capacity of only 32L is smaller than 99% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

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    CFC & HFC Free

    The U50052W is CFC & HFC free. 90% of freezers are not CFC & HFC free.

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    Does Not Have an Interior Light

    The U50052W does not have an interior light, although it is worth keeping in mind that 72% of freezers also do not have an interior light.

    Chart Hide Chart What is an interior light? Less Edit
    Has a Thermostat

    The U50052W has a thermostat, which is unusual. 70% of freezers do not have a thermostat.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a thermostat? Less Edit
    88
    Popularity

    Popularity

    The LEC U50052W has been listed on Kagoo since January 2017 and is currently ranked number 75 out of 585 freezers.
    82
    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A freezer with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

    We have analysed the LEC U50052W, and ranked it:

    High-End
    This freezer has a very high quality score but is very expensive - choose this if you want the best!

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    High End Good Value for Money
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    Poor Value for Money Budget Choice
    Price

    The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £109.99 it is cheaper than 96% of freezers.

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    Value for Money of Similar Freezers

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    What the Reviews Say

    Many customers thought it was fairly priced
    75
    Age

    LEC U50052W Release Date

    March 2015

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    When Are Most New LEC Freezers Released?

    March to May is the most common period for new LEC freezers to be released in.

    Last year most new LEC freezers were released in May, with one new LEC freezers released that month. Three new LEC freezers were released in March 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new LEC freezer releases. In October 2016, three new LEC freezers were released making it the biggest month that year for new LEC freezer releases.

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    How Fast Do LEC Freezer Prices Drop After Release?

    Most freezers drop in price by 2% in the first 6 months after release, however LEC freezers tend to depreciate faster.

    On average LEC freezers drop in price by 3% in the first 6 months after release. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £14 on a typical £431 new LEC freezer by waiting 6 months before buying.

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    Running Costs

    LEC U50052W Running Costs

    The energy efficiency rating of this freezer is A+, and the U50052W is one of the cheapest to run freezers that we have looked at for 10 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 10 year running cost of the U50052W is £370.

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    Europen European Energy Rating
    1.7T
    Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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    To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 44 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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    66% of Customers Would Recommend
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    LEC U50052W Specification

    Key Features
    Freezer Net Capacity
    Type
    Width
    Height
    Performance
    Noise Level
    Storage Time During Power Failure
    Fast Freeze Function
    No Frost System
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Climate Class
    Thermostat
    Star Rating
    Freezing Capacity
    Freezer Gross Capacity
    Ice Cube Tray
    Defrost Function
    Design
    Case Design
    CFC & HFC Free
    Shelf / Basket
    Built-in Display
    Reversible Doors
    Door Hinge
    Colour
    Display Type
    Other Features
    Automatic Temperature Control
    Ergonomics
    Door Open Alarm
    Interior Light
    Adjustable Feet
    Temperature Alarm
    Power
    Annual Energy Consumption
    Energy Efficiency Class
    Current
    Connected Load
    Weight & Dimensions
    Depth
    Weight (Incl. Packaging)
    Weight
    Package Weight
    Package Height
    Package Depth
    Package Width

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    lec u50052wpleasenotethisisnotachestfreezer, lecu50052w lecu50052w, lecu50052w u50052w, lec lecufzu50052ww, 444441942 u50052w, warranty u50052w, lecu50052w 32ltr, 1 year u50052w, lec lecu50052w, lec u50052w1wh, lec 444410497, lec 2949awuk, lec 7412awuk, part u50052w, lec 857546, lec kg24h, lec 32ltr

    Barcodes

     00000444410497,  00000444441942,  05052263004047,  05052263019423,  05052263104976

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