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38

Overall Score

Candy CKDS 5162

A 3 year old White 297L fridge freezer with satisfactory features
White 297L 50L 550mm Jun 2014
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Candy CKDS 5162 Review

With low running costs and at over 3 years old, we have scored the Candy CKDS 5162 as follows for Summary.
42
Average Features
48
3 Years Old
57
£581 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
38
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 38?

LG fridges 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 efficiency rating of A+||A++|A+++, and its running costs of £581 over 24 years are typical compared to the other 2,236 fridge freezers that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite large fridge net capacity
Has an automatic defrost (freezer)
Very small freezer net capacity
Very loud noise level

Candy CKDS 5162 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Quite Large Fridge Net Capacity

The smallest fridge net capacity of fridge freezers is 16L, the largest is 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L. The fridge net capacity of the CKDS 5162 of 297L is in the largest 13% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Freezer Net Capacity

The CKDS 5162's freezer net capacity of only 50L is in the smallest 10% of all fridges when ranked by this feature. Fridges have freezer net capacitioes of between 11L and 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 89L.

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Very Loud Noise Level

The CKDS 5162's noise level of 44dB is fairly loud compared to most other fridges. It is in the loudest 5% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. Fridges have noise levels of between 5dB and 47dB, and the average noise level is 40dB.

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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The CKDS 5162's storage time during power failure of 20h is fairly typical compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the longest 66% of all fridges when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

Across all the fridges the freezing capacities range from 0.7kg/24h to 130kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 8kg/24h. The freezing capacity of the CKDS 5162 of only 3kg/24h is in the smallest 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 CKDS 5162 which has three shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Quite Small Total Net Capacity

The total net capacity of the CKDS 5162 of only 247L is in the smallest 22% of all fridges 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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Has an Automatic Defrost (freezer)

The CKDS 5162 has an automatic defrost (freezer), which is unusual. 85% of fridges do not have an automatic defrost (freezer).

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T Climate Class

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

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Candy released the CKDS 5162 in June 2014.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This Candy fridge freezer is rated A+||A++|A+++ for energy efficiency. The average running cost of the CKDS 5162 is £581 over 24 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,236 fridges.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 08016361877894
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2dB quieter noise level
£148.05 more expensive to run over five years
79L larger total net capacity
5% quieter noise level
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63% bigger freezing capacity
Five shelves/baskets (fridge)
59L larger total net capacity
Seven months older
Five shelves/baskets (fridge)
23% quieter noise level
Cheaper to run by £84.60
15L smaller freezer net capacity

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