Smeg CVB20LR1 Review
|Value for Money||
|Not Currently for Sale|
|5 Great Features|
|3 Years Old|
|£525 Over 24 Years|
Why Has it Scored 24?
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 £525 over 24 years are typical compared to the other 139 new medium freezer net capacity freezers that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a temperature alarm
Has a fast freeze function
Smeg CVB20LR1 In-Depth Analysis
Has a Temperature Alarm
The Smeg CVB20LR1 has a temperature alarm. Most of the other freezers that were launched around the same time as this freezer also have a temperature alarm.
170 Liters Freezer Net Capacity
This is a 170 liters net capacity freezer.
Average Storage Time During Power Failure
At 23 hours, the CVB20LR1 has a pretty typical storage time during power failure compared to most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that are a similar age to this freezer.
Has a Fast Freeze Function
The CVB20LR1 has a fast freeze function. Most of the other freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this freezer also have a fast freeze function.
Has an Ice Cube Tray
The Smeg CVB20LR1 has an ice cube tray. Most of the other latest freezers also have an ice cube tray.
Has a Thermostat
The Smeg CVB20LR1 has a thermostat. Most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been on the market for around the same time as this freezer also have a thermostat.
Quite Low Noise Level
With a noise level of only 40 decibels, the Smeg CVB20LR1 has one of the lower noise levels amongst medium freezer net capacity freezers of this age. The lowest noise level of medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been around for a comparable time to this freezer is 37dB and the highest is 48dB.
Released Over Three Years Ago
Smeg released the CVB20LR1 in January 2014.
Average Running Costs
This Smeg freezer is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the CVB20LR1 is typical compared to the other 139 new medium freezer net capacity freezers that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the CVB20LR1 will cost £525 over 24 years to run.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||siemens cvb20lr1, package cvb20lr1, smeg cvb20lr1|
Smeg CVB20LR1 Review Sources
To prepare this Smeg CVB20LR1 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.