Miele GT 5242 S Review
|Value for Money||
|Not Currently for Sale|
|4 Great Features|
|2 Years Old|
|£595 Over 24 Years|
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
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.
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.
237 Liters Freezer Net Capacity
This is a 237 liters net capacity freezer.
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.
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.
Released Over Two Years Ago
Miele released the GT 5242 S in May 2015.
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.
|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.