Severin KS 9890 Review
|Value for Money||
|3 Great Features|
|4 Years Old|
|£409 Over 24 Years|
Why Has it Scored 19?
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 energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £409 over 24 years are typical compared to the other 120 latest low freezer net capacity freezers that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Very small freezing capacity
Only three shelves/baskets
Quite high noise level
Very short storage time during power failure
Severin KS 9890 In-Depth Analysis
Very Small Freezing Capacity
Across all the latest similar spec freezers the freezing capacities range from 2kg/24h to 20kg/24h. At only 3.5 kilograms per 24 hours, the KS 9890 has a fairly small freezing capacity compared to most of the other similar spec freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer.
65 Liters Freezer Net Capacity
This is a 65 liters net capacity freezer.
Only Three Shelves/baskets
The Severin KS 9890 is a three shelf/basket freezer.
Quite High Noise Level
Across all the low freezer net capacity freezers that have been around for around the same time as this freezer the noise levels range from 36dB to 49dB. The KS 9890 has a quite high noise level (43 decibels) compared to most of the other low freezer net capacity freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer.
Has a Thermostat
The KS 9890 has a thermostat, as do most of the other freezers that have been around for around the same time as this freezer.
Has an Ice Cube Tray
The KS 9890 has an ice cube tray, as do most of the other low freezer net capacity freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer.
Very Short Storage Time During Power Failure
At only 10 hours, the KS 9890 has a quite short storage time during power failure compared to most of the other freezers that have been around for a comparable time to this freezer. The storage time during power failures of freezers that have been on the market for around the same time as this freezer range from 5h to 67h.
Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity
Across all the recently released low freezer net capacity freezers the freezer gross capacities range from 18L to 160L. At only 65 liters, the KS 9890 has a quite small freezer gross capacity compared to most of the other similar age low freezer net capacity freezers.
Does Not Have a Built-In Display
The KS 9890 does not have a built-in display. Most of the other new low freezer net capacity freezers do have a built-in display.
Has a Reversible Doors
The Severin KS 9890 has a reversible doors. Most of the other recently released freezers also have a reversible doors.
Released Over Four Years Ago
This Severin freezer has been on the market since September 2012.
Running Costs Are Average
This low freezer net capacity freezer is rated A+ for energy efficiency. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the KS 9890 will cost £409 over 24 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 120 latest low freezer net capacity freezers.
Severin KS 9890 Review Sources
To prepare this Severin KS 9890 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 97,836 product attributes, 623 freezer reviews and 1,093,100 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.