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Bosch KGN36VL31

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Bosch KGN36VL31 Fridge Freezer

233L 86L 600mm 1,860mm Jul 2013
A++
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date £561.65 Electricity cost over 10 years
Bosch has good fridge freezer reviews
Fairly large total net capacity
Quite short storage time during power failure

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Bosch Has Good Fridge Freezer Reviews

Bosch is one of the superior fridge brands according to average expert and owner review score data that we have collected for all fridge freezers.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The efficiency rating of this medium fridge net capacity fridge freezer is A++. Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 24 year running cost of the KGN36VL31 is £562, which is typical compared to the other 618 fridge freezers that have been on the market for more than two years.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this Bosch fridge freezer was released.


Performance

Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 42 decibels, the KGN36VL31 has a fairly average noise level compared to most of the other similar spec fridge freezers that have been around for a comparable time to this fridge freezer.

Fridges with a louder noise level that might be worth looking at include the NRKI 4181 (£445) (42dB), or the NRKORA (£1,139) (42dB) both from Gorenje or the Haier CFE633CWE (£180) (42dB).

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Fairly Large Total Net Capacity

Similar spec fridge freezers that have been on the market for more than two years have total net capacities of between 200L and 360L, and the average total net capacity is 300L. The KGN36VL31 has a fairly large total net capacity (319 liters) compared to most of the other fridge freezers that were released more than two years ago.

If this medium fridge net capacity fridge freezer total net capacity is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Siemens KG36NXL32 (320L).

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Only T (Tropical) Climate Class

This fridge freezer has a SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical) climate class, which is typical of many fridge freezers of this age and spec.

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Freezer

Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

At only 16 hours, the KGN36VL31 has a quite short storage time during power failure compared to most of the other fridge freezers that have been available for more than two years. Across all the fridge freezers of this age and spec the storage time during power failures range from 3.5h to 46h.

If this fridge freezer storage time during power failure is too short for you then you might want to consider the Bosch KGN36XI42 (£629.95) (17h).

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Average Freezer Net Capacity

At 86 liters, the Bosch KGN36VL31 has a pretty typical freezer net capacity compared to most of the other fridges of a comparable age and type to this fridge freezer.

If this medium fridge net capacity fridge freezer freezer net capacity is not large enough for you then you might also want to look at the Hotpoint FUFL 2010 (£285) (87L).

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Fairly Big Freezing Capacity

With a freezing capacity of 14 kilograms per 24 hours, the Bosch KGN36VL31 has a fairly big freezing capacity compared to most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that have been on the market for around the same time as this fridge freezer. The freezing capacities of fridges that were released more than two years ago range from 2kg/24h to 31kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 7.9kg/24h.

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Has an Ice Cube Tray

The KGN36VL31 has an ice cube tray, as do most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that were launched around the same time as this fridge.

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Ergonomics

Has a Temperature Alarm

The KGN36VL31 has a temperature alarm. Most of the other similar spec fridge freezers that have been around for more than two years also have a temperature alarm.

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Has a Door Open Alarm

The KGN36VL31 has a door open alarm. Most of the other fridge freezers of this age and type also have a door open alarm.

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Other Features

Has a Multi-Airflow System

The KGN36VL31 has a multi-airflow system, as do most of the other similar spec fridges that are a comparable age to this fridge.

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Has a No Frost System

The KGN36VL31 has a No Frost system. Most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this fridge freezer also have a No Frost system.

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Has a Defrost Function

The KGN36VL31 has a defrost function. Most of the other fridges of a comparable age and type to this fridge freezer also have a defrost function.

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Design

Has a Built-In Display

The Bosch KGN36VL31 has a built-in display. Most of the other fridge freezers of a similar type and age to this fridge freezer do not have a built-in display.

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Has a Reversible Doors

The KGN36VL31 has a reversible doors, as do most of the other comparable spec fridge freezers that have been around for around the same time as this fridge freezer.

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Fridge

Has a Multi-Airflow System (fridge)

The Bosch KGN36VL31 has a multi-Airflow system (fridge), as do most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that have been around for a comparable time to this fridge freezer.

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Four Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The Bosch KGN36VL31 is a four shelf/basket (fridge) fridge freezer.

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Only One Vegetable Drawer

The KGN36VL31 is a one vegetable drawer fridge freezer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kgn36vl31
Barcodes 04242002705927

Bosch KGN36VL31 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch KGN36VL31 review we compared this fridge freezer to 2,691 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 369,487 product attributes, 1,716 fridge freezer reviews and 1,612,900 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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Whirlpool WBA 4328 vs Bosch KGN36VL31

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