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Miele FN 12827

261L 600mm 1,850mm Free­standing Jul 2013
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Miele FN 12827 Review

Our Verdict:
A Fully Featured 261 Liter Freezer
With average features and at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Miele FN 12827 number 509 across all freezers.
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Not Currently for Sale
51
6 Great Features
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4 Years Old
22
£776 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
21
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 21?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2017.
Whilst this freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+, its running costs of £776 over 24 years are in the most expensive 14% of all 118 recently released high freezer net capacity freezers that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing some features:
CFC & HFC free
Has a fast freeze function
Quite short storage time during power failure

Miele FN 12827 In-Depth Analysis

Features

CFC & HFC Free

The Miele FN 12827 is CFC & HFC free, as are most of the other high freezer net capacity freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer.

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Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

The storage time during power failures of high freezer net capacity freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer range from 5h to 90h. With a storage time during power failure of only 24 hours, the FN 12827 has one of the shorter storage time during power failures amongst high freezer net capacity freezers of this age.

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261 Liters Freezer Net Capacity

This is a 261 liters net capacity freezer.

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Has a Fast Freeze Function

The FN 12827 has a fast freeze function, as do most of the other high freezer net capacity freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer.

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Has a Door Open Alarm

The Miele FN 12827 has a door open alarm. Most of the other comparable spec freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this freezer also have a door open alarm.

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Has a Reversible Doors

The FN 12827 has a reversible doors, as do most of the other freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer.

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Has a Defrost Function

The FN 12827 has a defrost function, as do most of the other high freezer net capacity freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer.

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Quite Low Noise Level

The lowest noise level of latest high freezer net capacity freezers is 38dB, the highest is 52dB, and the average noise level is 42dB. At only 41 decibels, the FN 12827 has a quite low noise level compared to most of the other freezers that are a similar age to this freezer.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This high freezer net capacity freezer has been on the market since July 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Whilst this Miele freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+, the average 24 year running cost of the FN 12827 is £776 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 118 recently released high freezer net capacity freezers.


Miele FN 12827 Review Sources

To prepare this Miele FN 12827 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 97,810 product attributes, 623 freezer reviews and 1,077,300 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.

Cheaper to run by £140.99
Lower noise level
A lot smaller freezer gross capacity
£54.04 cheaper to run
A lot shorter storage time during power failure
A lot longer storage time during power failure
Cheaper to run by £192.69
5% higher noise level
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