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Miele GT 5242 S Freezer

£550.00
237L 873mm 919mm Freestanding May 2015
A+
Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Case Design Release Date £594.55 Electricity cost over 10 years
Has a No Frost system
Expensive
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Expensive

We think this freezer looks expensive compared to other freezers of a comparable age and spec. The price range of freezers of a comparable age and spec is from £105 to £644.


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Released Over Two Years Ago

Miele released the GT 5242 S in May 2015.


Energy

Average Running Costs

This chest freezer has an efficiency rating of A+, and based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the GT 5242 S will cost £595 over 24 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 42 freezers of this age and type.


Performance

Has a No Frost System

The GT 5242 S has a No Frost system. Most of the other similar spec freezers that have been on the market for a comparable time to this freezer do not have a No Frost system.

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Fairly Long Storage Time During Power Failure

With a storage time during power failure of 60 hours, the GT 5242 S has one of the longer storage time during power failures amongst freezers of this age. Across all the freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer the storage time during power failures range from 18h to 83h, and the average storage time during power failure is 47h.

If this Miele freezer storage time during power failure is too short for you then you might want to look at the Liebherr GT6122 (£459) (76h) which is also cheaper.

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Fairly Large Freezing Capacity

The GT 5242 S has one of the larger freezing capacities (24 kilograms per 24 hours) amongst comparable spec freezers of this age. The freezing capacities of chest freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer range from 3kg/24h to 32kg/24h.

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Very Low Noise Level

With a noise level of only 38 decibels, the GT 5242 S has one of the lower noise levels amongst chest freezers of this age. Freezers of a similar age and spec to this freezer have noise levels of between 38dB and 50dB.

If you would consider a freezer with a higher noise level then you might want to look at the Liebherr GT 3632 (£549) (40dB) which is also cheaper.

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237 Liters Freezer Net Capacity

This is a 237 liters net capacity freezer.

If you want a higher freezer net capacity then you might want to look at the GT 5284 S (£619) (284L), or the GT5284 (284L) both from Miele or the Gorenje FHE302 (290L).

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Miele GT 5242 S Review Sources

To prepare this Miele GT 5242 S review we compared this freezer to 712 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 95,846 product attributes, 618 freezer reviews and 1,061,300 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.

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