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Bosch KIV38A51GB

£609.99
£449.99 £160.00 cheaper than 24 days ago
A fine value for money White 222L fridge with average features
White 222L 59L 560mm Nov 2009
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Bosch KIV38A51 Review

Representing good value for money, we have ranked the Bosch KIV38A51 number 648 across all fridge freezers.
61
Good
46
Average Features
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7 Years Old
45
£654 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
50
Average

Why Has it Scored 50?

LG fridge freezers 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 fridge freezers 2017.
This fridge freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+||A++|A+++, and its running costs of £654 over 24 years are typical compared to the other 2,219 fridge freezers that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Eight shelves/baskets (fridge)
T climate class
Quite small freezer gross capacity
Quite small freezer net capacity

Should You Buy it Now?

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There is a 48% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
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Bosch KIV38A51 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Bosch Has Very Good Fridge Freezer Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Bosch fridge freezers and found that Bosch had very good ratings compared to other manufacturers.


Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £449.99 it is cheaper than 56% of fridge freezers.

Price Has Gone Down by £160 (26%)

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Features

Average Fridge Net Capacity

The Bosch KIV38A51's fridge net capacity of 222L is relatively standard compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the largest 53% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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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 KIV38A51's freezer gross capacity of only 72L is in the smallest 18% of all fridges when sorted by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The KIV38A51's noise level of 40dB is pretty average compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the loudest 45% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacity of the Bosch KIV38A51 of only 59L is fairly small compared to most other fridges. It is in the smallest 14% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the freezer net capacitioes range from 11L to 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 89L.

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Eight Shelves/baskets (fridge)

Most fridge freezers have between 1 and 40 shelves/baskets (fridge), including the KIV38A51 which has eight shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The storage time during power failure of the KIV38A51 of 22h is fairly average compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the longest 72% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Average Total Net Capacity

The total net capacity of the KIV38A51 of 281L is relatively standard compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the largest 38% of all fridge freezers when ranked 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 typical of many fridges.

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Has an Anti-Bacterial Function

The KIV38A51 has an anti-bacterial function, which is unusual. 94% of fridge freezers do not have an anti-bacterial function.

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Has a Defrost Function

The Bosch KIV38A51 has a defrost function. 75% of fridge freezers do not have a defrost function.

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Age

Released Over Seven Years Ago

Bosch released the KIV38A51 in November 2009.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This fridge has an energy efficiency rating of A+||A++|A+++, and the average running cost of the KIV38A51 is £654 over 24 years based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,219 fridges.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kiv38a51gb, bosch kiv38x22gb
Barcodes 04242002499703, 04242002499864

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