Smeg VI205PNF Review
|Value for Money||
|Not Currently for Sale|
|6 Great Features|
|4 Years Old|
|£717 Over 24 Years|
Why Has it Scored 23?
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better freezers are available. View the latest freezers 2017.
Whilst this freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+, its running costs of £717 over 24 years are in the most expensive 4% of all 139 new freezers that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing some features:
Has a door open alarm
Has a thermostat
Quite short storage time during power failure
Quite small freezing capacity
Smeg VI205PNF In-Depth Analysis
Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure
The storage time during power failures of medium freezer net capacity freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer range from 5h to 110h, and the average storage time during power failure is 27h. With a storage time during power failure of only 8 hours, the Smeg VI205PNF has one of the shortest storage time during power failures amongst medium freezer net capacity freezers of this age.
190 Liters Freezer Net Capacity
This is a 190 liters net capacity freezer.
Quite Small Freezing Capacity
With a freezing capacity of only 10 kilograms per 24 hours, the Smeg VI205PNF has one of the smallest freezing capacities amongst medium freezer net capacity freezers of this age. Freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer have freezing capacities of between 8kg/24h and 30kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 18kg/24h.
Average Noise Level
At 42 decibels, the VI205PNF has a relatively standard noise level compared to most of the other latest medium freezer net capacity freezers.
Has a Door Open Alarm
The VI205PNF has a door open alarm, as do most of the other new similar spec freezers.
Has a Thermostat
The Smeg VI205PNF has a thermostat, as do most of the other medium freezer net capacity freezers that have been around for around the same time as this freezer.
Has a Temperature Alarm
The Smeg VI205PNF has a temperature alarm, as do most of the other latest medium freezer net capacity freezers.
Has a Built-In Display
The Smeg VI205PNF has a built-in display, as do most of the other similar spec freezers that are a comparable age to this freezer.
The VI205PNF is a seven shelf/basket freezer.
Has a No Frost System
The VI205PNF has a No Frost system, as do most of the other new medium freezer net capacity freezers.
Released Over Four Years Ago
This freezer has been on the market since December 2012.
High Running Costs
Whilst the energy efficiency rating of this Smeg freezer is A+, the VI205PNF is in the most expensive 4% of all 139 new freezers that we have analysed for 24 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 24 year running cost of the VI205PNF is £717.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||smeg vi205pnf|
Smeg VI205PNF Review Sources
To prepare this Smeg VI205PNF 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 1,060,100 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.