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Bosch KIF42AF30

£759.48
A very cheap to run but fairly new White 154L fridge freezer
White 154L 15L 558mm Jan 2016
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Bosch KIF42AF30 Review

With low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Bosch KIF42AF30 number 857 across all fridge freezers.
12
Poor
22
Missing Some Features
71
19 Months Old
84
£433 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
39
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

LG fridge freezers have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this fridge freezer is slightly out of date, and newer fridge freezers with more up to date technology are available. View the latest fridge freezers 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A++||A++|A+++|A++, and its running costs of £433 over 24 years are in the cheapest 17% of all 2,219 fridges that we have compared it to.
This fridge freezer is missing some features:
Quite small fridge net capacity
Quite small total net capacity
Does not have a bottle rack
Quite small freezer net capacity

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Bosch KIF42AF30 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

Bosch is one of the superior fridge freezer brands according to average user and expert reviews.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features and at £759.48 it is more expensive than 73% of fridge freezers.

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Features

Quite Small Fridge Net Capacity

Fridge freezers have fridge net capacities of between 16L and 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L. The fridge net capacity of the KIF42AF30 of only 154L is quite small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 8% of all fridges when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Small Total Net Capacity

The total net capacity of the Bosch KIF42AF30 of only 169L is very small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 4% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The total net capacities of fridges range from 42L to 620L, and the average total net capacity is 300L.

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Does Not Have a Bottle Rack

The Bosch KIF42AF30 does not have a bottle rack. 50% of fridge freezers do have a bottle rack.

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Has a Fresh Zone Compartment

The KIF42AF30 has a fresh zone compartment, which is unusual. 71% of fridge freezers do not have a fresh zone compartment.

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Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The Bosch KIF42AF30's freezer net capacity of only 15L is in the smallest 1% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The average freezer net capacity of all fridge freezers is 89L, with the smallest being 11L and the largest being 520L.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The KIF42AF30's freezing capacity of only 2.5kg/24h is quite small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 9% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The smallest freezing capacity of fridges is 0.7kg/24h, the biggest is 130kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 8kg/24h.

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Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity

Fridge freezers have freezer gross capacities of between 11L and 520L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 100L. The KIF42AF30's freezer gross capacity of only 15L is in the smallest 1% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

Fridge freezers have storage time during power failures of between 3.5h and 46h, and the average storage time during power failure is 19h. The KIF42AF30's storage time during power failure of only 13h is fairly short compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the shortest 15% of all fridges when ordered by this feature.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)

Most fridges have between 1 and 40 shelves/baskets (fridge), including the KIF42AF30 which has three shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

Fridge freezers have noise levels of between 5dB and 47dB, and the average noise level is 40dB. The KIF42AF30's noise level of only 38dB is in the quietest 24% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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T Climate Class

This fridge has a T|SN|ST|SN (Subnormal)|ST (Subtropical)|SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical) climate class, which is the most commonly found climate class on fridge freezers.

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Quite Small Fridge Gross Capacity

Fridge freezers have fridge gross capacities of between 4.2L and 1,900L, and the average fridge gross capacity is 230L. The fridge gross capacity of the KIF42AF30 of only 154L is in the smallest 7% of all fridges when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

This fridge has been on the market since January 2016.


Running Costs

Low Running Costs

This fridge is rated A++||A++|A+++|A++ for energy efficiency. The average running cost of the KIF42AF30 is £433 over 24 years based on alright usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 17% of all 2,219 fridges.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kif42af30
Barcodes 04242002917313

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