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Bosch KIV38X20
Bosch KIV38X20

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Bosch KIV38X20 Fridge Freezer

217L 60L 562mm 1,772mm Feb 2012
A+
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date £648.60 Electricity cost over 10 years
Bosch fridge freezers have good reviews
Quite small freezer net capacity
Quite small total net capacity

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Reviews

Bosch Fridge Freezers Have Good Reviews

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


Energy

Average Running Costs

This medium fridge net capacity fridge freezer has an efficiency rating of A+, and based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 24 year running cost of the KIV38X20 is £649, which is typical compared to the other 622 fridge freezers of this type and age.


Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Bosch fridge has been on the market since February 2012.


Performance

Quite Small Total Net Capacity

The smallest total net capacity of medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that were released around the same time as this fridge is 200L, the largest is 360L, and the average total net capacity is 300L. With a total net capacity of only 277 liters, the Bosch KIV38X20 has a fairly small total net capacity compared to most of the other fridges that came out around the same time as this fridge.

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Average Noise Level

At 40 decibels, the KIV38X20 has a fairly standard noise level compared to most of the other fridge freezers of a comparable type and age to this fridge freezer.

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Freezer

Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The average freezer net capacity of fridge freezers of a comparable type and age to this fridge is 81L. The KIV38X20 has one of the smaller freezer net capacitioes (only 60 liters) amongst similar spec fridges of this age.

If you would prefer a larger freezer net capacity then you might want to consider the Neff KI6873F30 (£349) (61L).

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Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

With a storage time during power failure of only 13 hours, the Bosch KIV38X20 has a fairly short storage time during power failure compared to most of the other fridge freezers that have been around for a similar time to this fridge freezer. The storage time during power failures of similar spec fridges that were released more than two years ago range from 3.5h to 46h, and the average storage time during power failure is 20h.

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Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity

The KIV38X20 has a quite small freezer gross capacity (only 72 liters) compared to most of the other fridges that are a comparable age to this fridge freezer. The average freezer gross capacity of medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that came out around the same time as this fridge is 92L.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The average freezing capacity of comparable spec fridge freezers that were released around the same time as this fridge is 7.9kg/24h. At only 3 kilograms per 24 hours, the KIV38X20 has a fairly small freezing capacity compared to most of the other fridge freezers of a comparable spec and age to this fridge.

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Ergonomics

Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm

The KIV38X20 does not have a door open alarm. Most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that have been around for around the same time as this fridge freezer do have a door open alarm.

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Design

Has a Reversible Doors

The Bosch KIV38X20 has a reversible doors. Most of the other fridge freezers of a similar spec and age to this fridge freezer also have a reversible doors.

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Fridge

Five Shelves/baskets (fridge)

Most medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that were released more than two years ago have between 2 and 10 shelves/baskets (fridge), including the KIV38X20 which has five shelves/baskets (fridge).

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217 Liters Fridge Net Capacity

This is a 217 liters net fridge capacity fridge freezer.

If this Bosch fridge freezer fridge net capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the Neff K9524X7 (£379) (218L).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kiv38x20
Barcodes 04242002636573

Bosch KIV38X20 Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch KIV38X20 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 369,628 product attributes, 1,715 fridge freezer reviews and 1,605,700 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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£ 1,318.90 £0.00
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