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Bosch KGN36XI42 vs Bosch KGV36VL32

Bosch KGN36XI42 vs Bosch KGV36VL32

Bosch KGN36XI42
Bosch KGV36VL32

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Built-in display Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has a built-in display, whereas the Bosch KGV36VL32 does not have a built-in display.
Larger total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is a 320L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 13L larger than the Bosch KGV36VL32 (307L).
Hugely bigger freezing capacity Edit
Bosch KGN36XI42 is 17kg/24h freezer capacity, but the Bosch KGV36VL32 is only a 7kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (10kg/24h smaller).
24% cheaper to run
Over five years the Bosch KGN36XI42 only costs £404.20 to run but the Bosch KGV36VL32 costs £531.10 to run (31% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", however the Bosch KGV36VL32 has a rating of "A++".
7 Reasons For
A bit larger fridge net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 has a fridge net capacity of 214L, however the Bosch KGN36XI42 is only a 211L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (3L smaller).
A bit larger fridge gross capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 has a fridge gross capacity of 217L, but the Bosch KGN36XI42 is only a 211L fridge gross capacity fridge freezer (6L smaller).
8L larger freezer net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 94L net freezer capacity fridge freezer, whereas the Bosch KGN36XI42 is only an 86L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (8L smaller).
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 23h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 6h longer than the Bosch KGN36XI42 (23h).
9L bigger freezer gross capacity Edit
Bosch KGV36VL32 is 95L gross freezer capacity, but the Bosch KGN36XI42 is only an 86L gross freezer capacity fridge freezer (9L smaller).
£191 cheaper
The Bosch KGV36VL32 is £190.95 cheaper than the Bosch KGN36XI42.
Available from 8 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge freezer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Smaller fridge net capacity Edit
Bosch KGN36XI42 is only 211L net fridge capacity. That's 3L smaller than the Bosch KGV36VL32 (214L).
Smaller fridge gross capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is a 211L fridge gross capacity fridge freezer. That's 6L smaller than the Bosch KGV36VL32 (217L).
10% smaller freezer net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has a freezer net capacity of 86L. That's 8L smaller than the Bosch KGV36VL32 (94L).
6h shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 has a storage time during power failure of 17h, however the Bosch KGV36VL32 is a 23h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (6h longer).
9L smaller freezer gross capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is an 86L gross freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 9L smaller than the Bosch KGV36VL32 (95L).
More expensive by £191
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is £190.95 more expensive than the Bosch KGV36VL32.
Less retailers
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is only stocked by 7 stores, whereas the Bosch KGV36VL32 is stocked by 15 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this fridge freezer remaining in stock.
Older by one month
The Bosch KGN36XI42 is one month older than the Bosch KGV36VL32.
4 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 has a total net capacity of 307L, but the Bosch KGN36XI42 is a 320L total net capacity fridge freezer (13L larger).
Two times smaller freezing capacity Edit
The Bosch KGV36VL32 has a freezing capacity of 7kg/24h. That's 10kg/24h smaller than the Bosch KGN36XI42 (7kg/24h).
31% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Bosch KGV36VL32 are £531.10 which is £126.90 more than the Bosch KGN36XI42. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Bosch KGV36VL32 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", whereas the Bosch KGN36XI42 has a rating of "A+++".

Date Released

37 months Ago 36 months Ago

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 404.20
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 404.20
Purchase price £ 629.95
Total cost of ownership £ 1,034.15
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 531.10
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 531.10
Purchase price £ 439.00
Total cost of ownership £ 970.10
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

2.0T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 2.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
51
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
 Freestanding
 Freestanding
Colour
 Stainless steel
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Certification
CE, VDE VDE
Compressor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
BEST
 Built-in display
Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
Reversible Doors
 Reversible doors
 Reversible doors

Performance

Total Net Capacity
320L
BEST
307L
Noise Level
39dB 39dB
Water Dispenser
 Water dispenser
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
211L 214L
BEST
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
 Egg balcony
Multi-Airflow System (fridge)
 Multi-Airflow system (fridge)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Automatic Defrost (fridge)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Automatic defrost (fridge)
No Frost (fridge)
 No Frost (fridge)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Gross Capacity
211L 217L
BEST

Freezer

Freezer Net Capacity
86L 94L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure
17h 23h
BEST
Ice Cube Tray
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ice cube tray
No Frost (freezer)
 No Frost (freezer)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Star Rating
4 4
Freezing Capacity
17kg/24h
BEST
7kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity
86L 95L
BEST
Freezer Position
 Bottom-placed
 Bottom-placed

Ergonomics

Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.4m
Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
AC Input Voltage
 240
 240
Annual Energy Consumption
172kWh
BEST
226kWh
Connected Load
160W 90W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
BEST
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
600mm 600mm
Height
1,860mm 1,860mm
Depth
650mm 650mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 73kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 78kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,930mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 770mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 660mm
Depth With Door Open
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200mm
Width With Door Open
Unknown - Click to provide data 600mm
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