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Bosch KGN39VL21 Fridge Freezer

354L 86L 600mm 2,010mm Jul 2013
A+
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date £782.54 Electricity cost over 10 years
Bosch has good reviews for its fridges
Quite short storage time during power failure
Does not have a child lock

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Reviews

Bosch Has Good Reviews for Its Fridges

Fridges built by Bosch generally have good ratings compared to other manufacturers.


Energy

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this fridge is A+, and the KGN39VL21 is typical compared to the other 398 fridges of this spec and age that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the KGN39VL21 will cost £783 over 24 years to run.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This fridge has been on the market since July 2013.


Freezer

Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

At only 16 hours, the KGN39VL21 has a fairly short storage time during power failure compared to most of the other fridge freezers of a comparable spec and age to this fridge freezer. The shortest storage time during power failure of fridge freezers that have been around for around the same time as this fridge is 4h, the longest is 44h, and the average storage time during power failure is 21h.

If this fridge storage time during power failure is not long enough for you then you might want to consider the Samsung RB41J7859S4 (£550) (17h) which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacitioes of fridge freezers of this age and spec range from 16L to 260L, and the average freezer net capacity is 110L. At only 86 liters, the KGN39VL21 has a quite small freezer net capacity compared to most of the other fridge freezers of this age and spec.

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Has an Ice Cube Tray

The KGN39VL21 has an ice cube tray. Most of the other fridge freezers that came out around the same time as this fridge freezer also have an ice cube tray.

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Performance

Average Total Net Capacity

At 354 liters, the Bosch KGN39VL21 has a fairly standard total net capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec fridges that are a similar age to this fridge.

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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 large fridge net capacity fridges that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

With a noise level of 44 decibels, the Bosch KGN39VL21 has a quite loud noise level compared to most of the other similar spec fridges that have been on the market for around the same time as this fridge. The quietest noise level of large fridge net capacity fridges that came out around the same time as this fridge freezer is 34dB and the loudest is 420dB.

Other fridges with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Whirlpool WTS 4445 (£956.43) (44dB).

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Other Features

Has a Multi-Airflow System

The KGN39VL21 has a multi-airflow system, as do most of the other fridges that are a comparable age to this fridge freezer.

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Has a No Frost System

The KGN39VL21 has a No Frost system. Most of the other fridges of this spec and age also have a No Frost system.

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Design

Does Not Have a Child Lock

Like most of the other large fridge net capacity fridges that have been on the market for more than two years, the KGN39VL21 does not have a child lock.

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Has a Built-In Display

The KGN39VL21 has a built-in display, as do most of the other similar spec fridges that are a comparable age to this fridge.

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Has a Reversible Doors

The KGN39VL21 has a reversible doors, as do most of the other fridge freezers of a similar age and type to this fridge freezer.

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Fresh Zone

Has a Fresh Zone Compartment

The Bosch KGN39VL21 has a fresh zone compartment, as do most of the other large fridge net capacity fridges that were launched more than two years ago.

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Ergonomics

Has a Door Open Alarm

The KGN39VL21 has a door open alarm, as do most of the other fridges that have been on the market for around the same time as this fridge freezer.

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Fridge

Fairly Large Fridge Gross Capacity

The average fridge gross capacity of fridges of this age and spec is 310L. With a fridge gross capacity of 386 liters, the KGN39VL21 has one of the larger fridge gross capacities amongst large fridge net capacity fridges of this age.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The KGN39VL21 is a three shelf/basket (fridge) fridge. Most of the other large fridge net capacity fridges that are a comparable age to this fridge have between two and nine shelves/baskets (fridge).

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354 Liters Fridge Net Capacity

This is a 354 liters net fridge capacity fridge.

Fridges with a larger fridge net capacity that might be worth looking at include the Bosch KAN58A55GB (£999) (356L), or the Miele KFN 12943 SD (£1,595) (358L).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kgn39vl21
Barcodes 04242002741635

Bosch KGN39VL21 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch KGN39VL21 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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