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53

Overall Score

Bosch KGE39AI42

An spectacularly economical to run Stainless steel 249L fridge freezer with very good features
Stainless Steel 249L 88L 600mm Oct 2014
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Bosch KGE39AI42 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the Bosch KGE39AI42 as follows for Summary.
81
Fully-Featured
56
2 Years Old
92
£367 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
53
Average

Why Has it Scored 54?

LG fridges 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 fridges 2017.
This fridge freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A+++||A++|A+++, and its running costs of £367 over 24 years are in the cheapest 7% of all 2,236 fridges that we have compared it to.
It has some great features:
Quite large fridge net capacity
Quite quiet noise level
Very long storage time during power failure
Fairly big freezing capacity

Bosch KGE39AI42 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

Bosch has very good average reviews across its entire fridge freezer range compared to other manufacturers.


Features

Quite Large Fridge Net Capacity

The fridge net capacities of fridges range from 16L to 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L. The fridge net capacity of the KGE39AI42 of 249L is in the largest 25% of all fridges when ordered by this feature.

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Average Freezer Net Capacity

The KGE39AI42's freezer net capacity of 88L is pretty standard compared to most other fridges. It is in the largest 51% of all fridges when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The noise level of the Bosch KGE39AI42 of only 38dB is in the quietest 13% of all fridges when ordered by this feature. The average noise level of all fridge freezers is 40dB, with the quietest being 5dB and the loudest being 47dB.

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Very Long Storage Time During Power Failure

The KGE39AI42's storage time during power failure of 35h is in the longest 3% of all fridges when ordered by this feature. Across all the fridges the storage time during power failures range from 3.5h to 46h, and the average storage time during power failure is 19h.

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Fairly Big Freezing Capacity

The KGE39AI42's freezing capacity of 14kg/24h is quite big compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the biggest 12% of all fridges when ranked by this feature. The freezing capacities of fridge freezers range from 0.7kg/24h to 130kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 8kg/24h.

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Five Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The KGE39AI42 is a five shelf/basket (fridge) fridge.

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Has a Holiday Function

The Bosch KGE39AI42 has a holiday function, unlike 93% of fridges which do not have a holiday function.

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T Climate Class

This fridge has T|SN|SN (Subnormal)|T (Tropical)|SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)|SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical) and SN - T climate classes, which is the most commonly found climate class on fridge freezers.

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Four Door Balconies

Most fridge freezers have between one and eight door balconies, including the Bosch KGE39AI42 which has four door balconies.

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Has a Temperature Alarm

The Bosch KGE39AI42 has a temperature alarm, unlike 85% of fridge freezers which do not have a temperature alarm.

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Has a Defrost Water Drain

The KGE39AI42 has a defrost water drain, which is unusual. 96% of fridge freezers do not have a defrost water drain.

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Does Not Have a Child Lock

Like most other fridges, the KGE39AI42 does not have a child lock. 89% of fridges do not have a child lock.

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Average Total Net Capacity

The Bosch KGE39AI42's total net capacity of 337L is pretty typical compared to most other fridges. It is in the largest 74% of all fridges when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Super Cool Function

The KGE39AI42 has a Super Cool function, which is unusual. 85% of fridges do not have a Super Cool function.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This fridge has been on the market since October 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The energy efficiency classification of this fridge is A+++||A++|A+++. The KGE39AI42 is one of the most economic to run fridges that we have analysed for running costs. Based on passable energy prices, we estimate the KGE39AI42 will cost £367 over 24 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kge39ai42
Barcodes 04242002842219

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