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LEC U5010
U5010W

£149.99
(115 reviews)
LEC U5010
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Our Verdict:
A low cost and very economical to run 70L capacity freezer, with good features
70L Upright 501mm 845mm Mar 2015 A+
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LEC U5010 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the LEC U5010 number 18 in small freezers and number 21 across all freezers.
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Reviews
14 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
63
Features
Good Features
73
Age
3 Years Old
94
Running Costs
£360 Over 10 Years
85
Popularity
Widely Available
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this freezer to others. Looking across the entire Hisense freezer range, the average reviews for all Hisense freezers are also excellent.
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. View the latest freezers 2018.
This LEC freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £360 over 10 years are in the cheapest 12% of all 1,621 freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving freezers.
Customers report noise level, it is a good size and it is reasonably priced.
The U5010 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Lower than average noise level
CFC & HFC free
Total gross capacity (litres) - 72l
Total net capacity (litres) - 70l
Handle type - recessed
Very low freezer net capacity
Shorter than average storage time during power failure

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.
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LEC U5010 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

On average, U5010 owners rated this freezer 87%. 7 reviewers (92% of all reviewers) gave this freezer either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Some LEC U5010 reviewers reckoned that the product was quiet. Andrew Garrett wrote in his review on Amazon “The Freezer is very quiet and gets to temperature without fuss very quickly” and gave it a very good review. Backstopbob mentioned in their review of this freezer “Nice clean lines, very quiet”. Sandy mentioned “It is also very quiet, you can hardly tell when the motor is running”.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three LEC U5010 reviewers concluded that this freezer was compact. Four years ago Sandy said in his review of this freezer “This is a compact under-counter freezer, so it doesn't hold as much as a chest freezer.”. One customer concluded that the product was a good size. Norman Stone said “Good size for the smaller kitchen” in his review of the LEC U5010.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Three LEC U5010 owners who purchased the LEC U5010 concluded that it was good value for money. Gillian Cain gave this freezer a score of 5 stars and she mentioned on Amazon “Surprising amount of space in this compact freezer good value for money runs quietly plastic drawers stop cold escaping from other shelves when accessing food”. Four years ago Happy Shopper said on Amazon “This item is just what i needed fits in nicely and works very well its already saved me money and shopping trips good item thank you”. Norman Stone wrote last year “Good running costs, good looks and good price!” in his LEC U5010 review.

Customers Report Good Storage

Some LEC U5010 reviewers who reviewed the LEC U5010 considered that it had good drawers. Caulkhead said on Amazon “The tiny drawers require very careful management indeed” in their review but in spite of that they only gave it a rating of 2 stars.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Some customers who purchased it thought it was reliable. Leoness rated it as very good and mentioned in their LEC U5010 review on Amazon “Reliable make and very spacious”. Leoness also wrote “It was hard to find a reliable make in 50cm”.

Users Report Low Energy Use

One customer who reviewed this freezer concluded that it was efficient.

LEC Freezers Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 359 user and expert reviews (including 217 verified purchases), LEC has very good reviews for its freezers. 100% of those that bought a LEC freezer would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Stunningly Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £149.99 it is in the cheapest 11% of freezers.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This LEC freezer is rated A+ for energy efficiency. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the U5010 will cost £360 over 10 years to run, which is in the cheapest 12% of all 1,621 freezers.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

LEC released the U5010 in March 2015.

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Features

Very Low Freezer Net Capacity

The LEC U5010's freezer net capacity of only 70L is lower than average when compared to most other freezers. It is in the lowest 6% of all freezers when sorted by this feature. The freezer net capacities of freezers range from 22L to 1,000L, and the average freezer net capacity is 190L.

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Lower Than Average Noise Level

Freezers have noise levels of between 34dB and 61dB, and the average noise level is 41dB. The noise level of the LEC U5010 of only 40dB is in the lowest 27% of all freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The LEC U5010's storage time during power failure of only 10h is shorter than 97% of all freezers when sorted by this feature. The average storage time during power failure of all freezers is 26h, with the shortest being 2h and the longest being 100h.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The LEC U5010's freezing capacity of only 4kg/24h is smaller than 94% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Only Three Shelves / Baskets

Most freezers have between one and nine shelves / baskets, including the LEC U5010 which has three shelves / baskets.

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CFC & HFC Free

The LEC U5010 is CFC & HFC free, which is unusual. 92% of freezers are not CFC & HFC free.

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Has an Ice Cube Tray

The LEC U5010 has an ice cube tray, unlike 79% of freezers which do not have an ice cube tray.

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Smaller Than Average Freezer Gross Capacity

The LEC U5010's freezer gross capacity of only 72L is very small compared to most other freezers. It is smaller than 96% of all freezers when ordered by this feature. The freezer gross capacities of freezers range from 18L to 1,500L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 220L.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lec lecufzu5010ww, guarantee u5010w, warranty u5010w, product u5010w, lec lecu5010w, labour u5010w, lec u5010wwh, menu u5010w, lec 70litre, mega u5010w, lec 79ltr

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05052263001855

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