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36

Overall Score

Bomann KG 183

An spectacularly economical to run Silver 176L fridge freezer, but with poor features
Silver 176L 65L 554mm Jul 2014
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Bomann KG 183 Review

With very low running costs but at over 3 years old, we have scored the Bomann KG 183 as follows for Summary.
29
Missing Some Features
48
3 Years Old
96
£308 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
36
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 37?

LG fridges have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better fridges are available. View the latest fridges 2017.
This fridge freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A+++||A++|A+++, and its running costs of £308 over 24 years are in the cheapest 1% of all 2,236 fridges that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite small fridge net capacity
Quite small freezer net capacity
Very small freezing capacity
Only three shelves/baskets (fridge)

Bomann KG 183 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Quite Small Fridge Net Capacity

The fridge net capacities of fridge freezers range from 16L to 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L. The Bomann KG 183's fridge net capacity of only 176L is in the smallest 17% of all fridges when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The Bomann KG 183's freezer net capacity of only 65L is quite small compared to most other fridges. It is in the smallest 22% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. Fridges have freezer net capacitioes of between 11L and 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 89L.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Bomann KG 183 of 41dB is relatively typical compared to most other fridges. It is in the loudest 65% of all fridges when sorted by this feature.

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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The storage time during power failure of the Bomann KG 183 of 15h is pretty typical compared to most other fridges. It is in the longest 27% of all fridges when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The Bomann KG 183's freezing capacity of only 3.5kg/24h is in the smallest 19% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The freezing capacities of fridges range from 0.7kg/24h to 130kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 8kg/24h.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)

Most fridges have between 1 and 40 shelves/baskets (fridge), including the Bomann KG 183 which has three shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Does Not Have a Child Lock

Like most other fridges, the Bomann KG 183 does not have a child lock. 89% of fridges do not have a child lock.

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T Climate Class

This fridge freezer has a T|ST|N (Normal)|ST (Subtropical)|N (Normal) - ST (Subtropical) climate class, which is the most commonly found climate class on fridges.

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Quite Small Total Gross Capacity

The average total gross capacity of all fridges is 340L, with the smallest being 6.1L and the largest being 840L. The total gross capacity of the Bomann KG 183 of only 256L is fairly small compared to most other fridges. It is in the smallest 16% of all fridges when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity

The Bomann KG 183's freezer gross capacity of only 65L is in the smallest 15% of all fridges when ordered by this feature. Fridges have freezer gross capacities of between 11L and 520L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 100L.

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Has a Thermostat

The Bomann KG 183 has a thermostat. 75% of fridges do not have a thermostat.

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Only One Fruit/vegetable Drawer

Most fridges have between one and five fruit/vegetable drawers, including the Bomann KG 183 which has one fruit/vegetable drawer.

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Quite Small Fridge Gross Capacity

The Bomann KG 183's fridge gross capacity of only 176L is in the smallest 17% of all fridges when ranked by this feature. The smallest fridge gross capacity of fridges is 4.2L, the largest is 1,900L, and the average fridge gross capacity is 230L.

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Quite Small Total Net Capacity

Fridge freezers have total net capacities of between 42L and 620L, and the average total net capacity is 300L. The Bomann KG 183's total net capacity of only 241L is fairly small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 19% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Fresh Zone Compartment

Like most other fridges, the Bomann KG 183 does not have a fresh zone compartment. 71% of fridges do not have a fresh zone compartment.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This fridge freezer was released in July 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The energy efficiency classification of this fridge is A+++||A++|A+++. Based on passable usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 24 year running cost of the KG 183 is £308, which is in the cheapest 1% of all 2,236 fridge freezers.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04004470183009, 04004470183702

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