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Bosch KGE39AI40 Fridge Freezer

247L 89L 600mm 2,010mm Jun 2011
A+++
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date £366.60 Electricity cost over 10 years
Running costs are very low
Bosch fridge freezers have good reviews
Fairly long storage time during power failure

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Energy

Running Costs Are Very Low

This large fridge net capacity fridge freezer is rated A+++ for energy efficiency. The KGE39AI40 is one of the most economic to run fridges that were launched more than two years ago that we have looked at for 24 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 24 year running cost of the KGE39AI40 is £367.


Reviews

Bosch Fridge Freezers Have Good Reviews

Fridges manufactured by Bosch generally have good ratings.


Other

Released Over Six Years Ago

This fridge has been on the market since June 2011.


Freezer

Fairly Long Storage Time During Power Failure

With a storage time during power failure of 35 hours, the KGE39AI40 has a fairly long storage time during power failure compared to most of the other fridge freezers of this age and spec. Across all the fridges that have been available for a comparable time to this fridge freezer the storage time during power failures range from 4h to 44h.

If this fridge storage time during power failure is not long enough for you then you might want to consider the Bosch KGE58BI40 (40h).

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Average Freezer Net Capacity

With a freezer net capacity of 89 liters, the KGE39AI40 has a pretty standard freezer net capacity compared to most of the other fridges that were launched around the same time as this fridge.

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Has an Ice Cube Tray

The Bosch KGE39AI40 has an ice cube tray, as do most of the other fridges of this spec and age.

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Has a Fast Freeze Function

The KGE39AI40 has a fast freeze function, as do most of the other large fridge net capacity fridges that are a comparable age to this fridge freezer.

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Fresh Zone

Does Not Have a Fresh Zone Compartment

The KGE39AI40 does not have a fresh zone compartment, unlike most of the other comparable spec fridges that came out around the same time as this fridge which have a fresh zone compartment.

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Ergonomics

Has a Temperature Alarm

The Bosch KGE39AI40 has a temperature alarm. Most of the other fridges of a comparable spec and age to this fridge freezer also have a temperature alarm.

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Has a Door Open Alarm

The KGE39AI40 has a door open alarm, as do most of the other comparable spec fridge freezers that are a similar age to this fridge.

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Design

Has a Built-In Display

The Bosch KGE39AI40 has a built-in display. Most of the other fridges of this spec and age also have a built-in display.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

With a noise level of only 38 decibels, the KGE39AI40 has one of the quieter noise levels amongst comparable spec fridge freezers of this age. The quietest noise level of large fridge net capacity fridges that have been around for more than two years is 34dB, the loudest is 420dB, and the average noise level is 42dB.

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Quite Small Total Net Capacity

With a total net capacity of only 339 liters, the KGE39AI40 has a fairly small total net capacity compared to most of the other similar spec fridges that were launched more than two years ago. The average total net capacity of fridge freezers of this spec and age is 390L.

Fridges with a larger total net capacity that might be worth looking at include the EN3481AOW (£629) (340L), or the EN3481AOX (£665) (340L) both from Electrolux or the Beko CFDL 7914 S (£329) (340L).

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Only T (Tropical) Climate Class

This fridge freezer has a SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical) climate class, which is the most commonly found climate class on fridges of this age and spec.

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Very Small Total Gross Capacity

The KGE39AI40 has one of the smaller total gross capacities (only 347 liters) amongst large fridge net capacity fridges of this age. The total gross capacities of comparable spec fridge freezers that have been around for a similar time to this fridge freezer range from 250L to 18,000L.

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Fridge

Very Small Fridge Gross Capacity

With a fridge gross capacity of only 252 liters, the Bosch KGE39AI40 has a fairly small fridge gross capacity compared to most of the other similar spec fridge freezers that have been on the market for a comparable time to this fridge freezer. The fridge gross capacities of large fridge net capacity fridges that have been available for a comparable time to this fridge freezer range from 230L to 500L, and the average fridge gross capacity is 310L.

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247 Liters Fridge Net Capacity

This is a 247 liters net fridge capacity fridge freezer.

Fridges with a larger fridge net capacity that might be worth looking at include the Liebherr CBNP 3956 (£1,180) (248L), or the Bosch KGV39VI31 (£741.12) (248L).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kge39ai40
Barcodes 04242002635811

Bosch KGE39AI40 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch KGE39AI40 review we compared this fridge freezer to 2,701 other models. For each fridge freezer that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 372,302 product attributes, 1,730 fridge freezer reviews and 1,721,200 historical fridge freezer prices from 108 fridge freezer retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this fridge freezer compared to the other models as well as any areas where this fridge freezer is lacking.

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