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Bauknecht KGN 312 A+ WS

An expensive to run White 226L fridge with passable features
White 226L 97L 600mm Jun 2012
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Bauknecht KGN 312 A+ WS Review

With mediocre features,
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Average Features
24
5 Years Old
26
£771 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
32
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 32?

LG fridge freezers have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better fridge freezers are available. View the latest fridge freezers 2017.
Whilst this fridge freezer has an efficiency rating of A+||A++|A+++, its running costs of £771 over 24 years are in the most expensive 14% of all 2,219 fridges that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a fresh zone compartment
Has a No Frost system
Quite short storage time during power failure
Does not have a temperature alarm

Bauknecht KGN 312 A+ WS In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Fridge Net Capacity

The KGN 312 A+ WS's fridge net capacity of 226L is fairly average compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the largest 59% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Fresh Zone Compartment

The Bauknecht KGN 312 A+ WS has a fresh zone compartment, unlike 71% of fridge freezers which do not have a fresh zone compartment.

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Has a No Frost System

The KGN 312 A+ WS has a No Frost system, unlike 86% of fridges which do not have a No Frost system.

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Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

The storage time during power failure of the KGN 312 A+ WS of only 12h is quite short compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the shortest 11% of all fridges when ordered by this feature. The storage time during power failures of fridge freezers range from 3.5h to 46h, and the average storage time during power failure is 19h.

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Average Total Net Capacity

The KGN 312 A+ WS's total net capacity of 311L is relatively average compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the largest 59% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Temperature Alarm

The KGN 312 A+ WS does not have a temperature alarm, although it is worth noting that 85% of fridge freezers also do not have a temperature alarm.

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Average Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacity of the KGN 312 A+ WS of 97L is relatively typical compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the largest 73% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Defrost Function

The KGN 312 A+ WS has a defrost function, which is unusual. 75% of fridge freezers do not have a defrost function.

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T Climate Class

This fridge has a T|N (Normal)|T (Tropical)|N (Normal) - T (Tropical) climate class, which is the most frequently found climate class on fridges.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The KGN 312 A+ WS's noise level of 42dB is in the loudest 20% of all fridges when sorted by this feature. The noise levels of fridge freezers range from 5dB to 47dB, and the average noise level is 40dB.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Bauknecht released the KGN 312 A+ WS in June 2012.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Whilst this Bauknecht fridge freezer is rated A+||A++|A+++ for energy efficiency, the KGN 312 A+ WS is one of the most expensive to run fridges that we have analysed for running costs. Based on alright energy prices, we estimate the KGN 312 A+ WS will cost £771 over 24 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bauknecht kgn312aws
Barcodes 04011577803099
Longer storage time during power failure
6% cheaper to run
Only three shelves/baskets (fridge)
£270.24 cheaper to run
12h longer storage time during power failure
1.5kg/24h bigger freezing capacity
28% smaller freezer net capacity
£270.24 cheaper to run
12h longer storage time during power failure
1.5kg/24h bigger freezing capacity
28% smaller freezer net capacity
Longer storage time during power failure
Cheaper to run by £206.79
Five shelves/baskets (fridge)
5L smaller freezer net capacity

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