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Bosch KIV38X22GB Fridge Freezer

£299.00
217L 59L 541mm 1,772mm Apr 2015
A+
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Good brand
Quite small freezer net capacity
Quite small total net capacity
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Reviews

Good Brand

Fridges manufactured by Bosch generally have good ratings compared to other brands.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This fridge has been on the market since April 2015.


Performance

Quite Small Total Net Capacity

With a total net capacity of only 276 liters, the KIV38X22GB has a fairly small total net capacity compared to most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that were released more than two years ago. The total net capacities of medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that were released around the same time as this fridge range from 200L to 360L, and the average total net capacity is 300L.

If you would prefer a larger total net capacity then you might want to look at the Grundig GKN16715X (£319.99) (304L), the Beko CXFG1691S (£225) (317L), or the Bosch KGN36VW31G (£364.99) (319L).

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Average Noise Level

At 40 decibels, the KIV38X22GB has a pretty standard noise level compared to most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that were launched more than two years ago.

Fridges with a louder noise level that might be worth looking at include the Bosch KGV36NW20 (39dB and cheaper).

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Freezer

Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

With a freezer net capacity of only 59 liters, the KIV38X22GB has one of the smaller freezer net capacitioes amongst comparable spec fridges of this age. Across all the medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that have been around for more than two years the freezer net capacitioes range from 26L to 160L.

If this fridge freezer freezer net capacity is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the Hotpoint FUFL 2010 (£285) (87L and cheaper), or the Hisense RB403N4AC2 (£369) (93L and cheaper).

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Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

Across all the fridges of this age and spec the storage time during power failures range from 3.5h to 46h, and the average storage time during power failure is 20h. The KIV38X22GB has a fairly short storage time during power failure (only 13 hours) compared to most of the other fridge freezers of this age and type.

If you want a longer storage time during power failure then you might want to consider the Hisense RB403N4AC2 (£369) (15h and cheaper), or the Beko CF 6004 APW (£229.99) (15h and cheaper).

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Features No Frost (freezer)

The KIV38X22GB features No Frost (freezer). Most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that came out around the same time as this fridge freezer also feature No Frost (freezer).

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Very Small Freezer Gross Capacity

The KIV38X22GB has one of the smaller freezer gross capacities (only 59 liters) amongst fridge freezers of this age. The freezer gross capacities of comparable spec fridge freezers that have been around for a similar time to this fridge range from 26L to 160L.

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Fresh Zone

Does Not Have a Fresh Zone Compartment

The Bosch KIV38X22GB does not have a fresh zone compartment, unlike most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that have been available for around the same time as this fridge freezer which have a fresh zone compartment.

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Design

Has a Reversible Doors

The KIV38X22GB has a reversible doors, as do most of the other fridges that have been available for a similar time to this fridge freezer.

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Fridge

Features No Frost (fridge)

The KIV38X22GB features No Frost (fridge). Most of the other medium fridge net capacity fridge freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this fridge also feature No Frost (fridge).

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Has an Automatic Defrost (fridge)

The KIV38X22GB has an automatic defrost (fridge). Most of the other comparable spec fridges that have been on the market for around the same time as this fridge freezer also have an automatic defrost (fridge).

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217 Liters Fridge Net Capacity

This is a 217 liters net fridge capacity fridge.

If this Bosch fridge fridge net capacity is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Hisense RB403N4AC2 (£369) (233L and cheaper).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers bosch kiv38x22gbappliancetypefridgefreezer, 773786101kiv38x22gb, bosch bchkiv38x22gb, siemens kiv38x22gb, bosch kiv38x22gbwh, labour kiv38x22gb, close kiv38x22gb, rsquo kiv38x22gb, brand kiv38x22gb, bosch kiv38a51gb, code kiv38x22gb
Barcodes 00635131623530, 04242002763200

Bosch KIV38X22GB Review Sources

To prepare this Bosch KIV38X22GB 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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