Bosch KCE40AW40 vs Bosch KGV36VL32G

Bosch KCE40AW40
Bosch KGV36VL32G

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Quieter noise level Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 38dB noise level fridge freezer. That's 1dB quieter than the Bosch KGV36VL32G (39dB).
Moderately larger fridge net capacity Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 214L net fridge capacity fridge freezer, whereas the Bosch KGV36VL32G is only a 213L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (1L smaller).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 35h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 12h longer than the Bosch KGV36VL32G (23h).
50% bigger freezing capacity Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 14kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 7kg/24h bigger than the Bosch KGV36VL32G (7kg/24h).
Door open alarm Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a door open alarm, but the Bosch KGV36VL32G does not have a door open alarm.
£180.95 cheaper to run
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is £180.95 cheaper to run than the Bosch KGV36VL32G over five years. Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch KCE40AW40 is "A+++", but the rating of the Bosch KGV36VL32G is "A++".
4 Reasons For
5L larger total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32G has a total net capacity of 307L, however the Bosch KCE40AW40 is only a 302L total net capacity fridge freezer (5L smaller).
A little larger freezer net capacity Edit
Bosch KGV36VL32G is 94L net freezer capacity, but the Bosch KCE40AW40 is only an 88L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (6L smaller).
£1,615 cheaper
The Bosch KGV36VL32G costs £452.73, whereas the Bosch KCE40AW40 is £2,067.87.
Available from 9 shops
The more stores stock this fridge freezer, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Marginally smaller total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a total net capacity of 302L, however the Bosch KGV36VL32G is a 307L total net capacity fridge freezer (5L larger).
6L smaller freezer net capacity Edit
Bosch KCE40AW40 is only 88L net freezer capacity, but the Bosch KGV36VL32G is a 94L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (6L larger).
£1,615 more expensive
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is more expensive than the Bosch KGV36VL32G by £1,615.14.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 store sell the Bosch KCE40AW40, however 10 shops sell the Bosch KGV36VL32G. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this fridge freezer remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Five months older
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is older than the Bosch KGV36VL32G by five months.
7 Reasons Against
3% louder noise level Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32G is a 39dB noise level fridge freezer. That's 1dB louder than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (39dB).
1L smaller fridge net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32G is a 213L net fridge capacity fridge freezer, whereas the Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 214L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (1L larger).
53% shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32G is a 23h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 12h shorter than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (23h).
7kg/24h smaller freezing capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32G is a 7kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 7kg/24h smaller than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (7kg/24h).
Does not have a door open alarm Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32G does not have a door open alarm, whereas the Bosch KCE40AW40 does.
More expensive to run over five years by 52%
Over five years the running costs of the Bosch KGV36VL32G are £531.10 which is £180.95 more than the Bosch KCE40AW40. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The Bosch KGV36VL32G has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", but the Bosch KCE40AW40 has a rating of "A+++".

Date Released

28 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 350.15
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 350.15
Purchase price £ 2,067.87
Total cost of ownership £ 2,418.02
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 531.10
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 531.10
Purchase price £ 452.73
Total cost of ownership £ 983.83
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

1.7T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
45
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
2.6T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
68
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Built-in
 Built-in
Colour of Product
 White
 Stainless steel
 White
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data VDE
Number of Compressors
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Shelves Material
 Glass
 Glass
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Control Type
 Buttons
 button
 Buttons
 button
Reversible Doors
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Reversible doors

Performance

Total Net Capacity
302L 307L
BEST
Noise Level
38dB
BEST
39dB
Maximum Operating Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data 43°C
Minimum Operating Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data 10°C
Climate Class
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
Total Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 312L

Fridge

Fridge Net Capacity
214L
BEST
213L
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
 Bottle rack
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Door Balconies
3 3
Number of Vegetable Drawers
1 1
Fridge Number of Shelves/baskets
4 4
Automatic Defrost (fridge)
 Automatic defrost (fridge)
 Automatic defrost (fridge)
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
BEST
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light
Fridge Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 217L

Freezer

Freezer Net Capacity
88L 94L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure
35h
BEST
23h
Ice Cube Tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ice cube tray
Fast Freeze Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fast freeze function
Freezer Number of Shelves/baskets
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Automatic Defrost (freezer)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Automatic defrost (freezer)
No Frost (freezer)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No Frost (freezer)
Star Rating
4 4
Freezing Capacity
14kg/24h
BEST
7kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 95L
Freezer Position
 Top-placed
 Top-placed

Fresh Zone

Fresh Zone Compartment
 Fresh zone compartment
 Fresh zone compartment

Ergonomics

Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.4m
Adjustable Feet
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adjustable feet
Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
BEST
 Door open alarm

Power

Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 240
 240
Annual Energy Consumption
149kWh
BEST
226kWh
Connected Load
90W 90W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
BEST
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
670mm 600mm
Height
2,000mm 1,860mm
Depth
720mm 650mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 73kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 78kg
Installation Compartment Height
2,001mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Width
760mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Door Open
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200mm
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