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Miele GT 5242 S

237L 873mm 919mm Free­standing May 2015
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Miele GT 5242 S Review

Our Verdict:
237 Liter Freezer
Released 2 years ago and with mediocre features, we have ranked the Miele GT 5242 S number 387 across all freezers.
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Not Currently for Sale
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4 Great Features
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2 Years Old
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£595 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
26
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 26?

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 efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £595 over 24 years are typical compared to the other 139 new freezers that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing some features:
Fairly large freezing capacity
Very low noise level

Miele GT 5242 S In-Depth Analysis

Features

Fairly Large Freezing Capacity

Similar spec freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer have freezing capacities of between 8kg/24h and 30kg/24h. The GT 5242 S has one of the larger freezing capacities (24 kilograms per 24 hours) amongst similar spec freezers of this age.

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Very Low Noise Level

At only 38 decibels, the GT 5242 S has a fairly low noise level compared to most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been available for a similar time to this freezer. The lowest noise level of medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this freezer is 37dB and the highest is 48dB.

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237 Liters Freezer Net Capacity

This is a 237 liters net capacity freezer.

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Fairly Long Storage Time During Power Failure

The GT 5242 S has one of the longer storage time during power failures (60 hours) amongst medium freezer net capacity freezers of this age. The shortest storage time during power failure of medium freezer net capacity freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer is 5h, the longest is 110h, and the average storage time during power failure is 27h.

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Has a No Frost System

The Miele GT 5242 S has a No Frost system. Most of the other new freezers also have a No Frost system.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Miele released the GT 5242 S in May 2015.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this freezer is A+. The average 24 year running cost of the GT 5242 S is £595 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 139 new freezers.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers miele gt5242s

Miele GT 5242 S Review Sources

To prepare this Miele GT 5242 S 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 £141.00
Older by over one year
32% cheaper to run
Older by 10 months
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