Bosch KCE40AW40 vs Bosch KGN34VL20G
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Bosch KCE40AW40vsBosch KGN34VL20G

Bosch KCE40AW40

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A stunningly economical to run and fully featured 302L total capacity fridge freezer
86
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
3 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£350 Over 10 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good
White 214L 88L 670mm Oct 2014 A+++
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 214L
Freezer Net Capacity 88L
Width 670mm
Release Date Oct 2014
Energy Efficiency A+++
Bosch KGN34VL20G

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Bosch KGN34VL20G

£329.99
Our Verdict:
A low cost but 3 year old 277L total capacity fridge freezer, with good features and low running costs
92
Value for Money
Excellent
74
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£690 Over 10 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
Stainless Steel 184L 93L 600mm Mar 2015 A+
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour Stainless Steel
Fridge Net Capacity 184L
Freezer Net Capacity 93L
Width 600mm
Release Date Mar 2015
Energy Efficiency A+
Bosch KCE40AW40

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A stunningly economical to run and fully featured 302L total capacity fridge freezer
86
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
3 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£350 Over 10 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good
White 214L 88L 670mm Oct 2014 A+++
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 214L
Freezer Net Capacity 88L
Width 670mm
Release Date Oct 2014
Energy Efficiency A+++
Bosch KGN34VL20G

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Bosch KGN34VL20G

£329.99
Our Verdict:
A low cost but 3 year old 277L total capacity fridge freezer, with good features and low running costs
92
Value for Money
Excellent
74
Features
Good Features
78
Age
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72
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Stainless Steel 184L 93L 600mm Mar 2015 A+
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour Stainless Steel
Fridge Net Capacity 184L
Freezer Net Capacity 93L
Width 600mm
Release Date Mar 2015
Energy Efficiency A+

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£459.00
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Reasons For

Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
9 Reasons For
Built-In Display
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a built-in display, but the Bosch KGN34VL20G does not have a built-in display.

This denoted whether the fridge-freezer has a display, showing critical information such as the current temperature.

A display allows you to easily see what temperature the fridge-freezer is currently at, and whether there are any problems that need to be rectified.

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Moderately Larger Total Net Capacity
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a total net capacity of 302L, but the Bosch KGN34VL20G is only a 277L total net capacity fridge freezer (25L smaller).

This is the total usable (net) capacity of both the fridge & freezer, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the fridge & freezer at a time.

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11% Quieter Noise Level
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 38dB noise level fridge freezer. That's 4dB quieter than the Bosch KGN34VL20G (42dB).

This is the noise level of the fridge-freezer, measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter fridge-freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

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15% Larger Fridge Net Capacity
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a fridge net capacity of 214L, however the Bosch KGN34VL20G is only a 184L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (30L smaller).

This is the total usable (net) capacity of the fridge, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the fridge at a time.

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Larger Fridge Gross Capacity
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a fridge gross capacity of 214L, but the Bosch KGN34VL20G is only a 191L fridge gross capacity fridge freezer (23L smaller).

The total capacity of the fridge, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the fridge walls etc.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the fridge at a time.

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Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 35h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 21h longer than the Bosch KGN34VL20G (14h).

The length of time during which freezer compartment can store food without mains power connection.

A longer storage time means that there is less chance of your food being defrosted and ruined by an untimely power failure.

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29% Bigger Freezing Capacity
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a freezing capacity of 14kg/24h. That's 4kg/24h bigger than the Bosch KGN34VL20G (10kg/24h).

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

A larger freezing capacity means that a larger amount of food can be frozen in a shorter amount of time.

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Cheaper to Run by £338 Over Five Years
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is £338 cheaper to run than the Bosch KGN34VL20G over five years.
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Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch KCE40AW40 is "A+++", whereas the rating of the Bosch KGN34VL20G is "A+".
2 Reasons For
6% Larger Freezer Net Capacity
The Bosch KGN34VL20G has a freezer net capacity of 93L. That's 5L larger than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (88L).

This is the total usable (net) capacity of the freezer, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the freezer at a time.

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31% Bigger Freezer Gross Capacity
The Bosch KGN34VL20G is a 127L gross freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 39L bigger than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (88L).

The total capacity of the freezer, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the freezer walls etc.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the freezer at a time.

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Date Released

Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
40 months old 35 months old Best

Manufacturer's Warranty

Key Features

Total Net Capacity

This is the total usable (net) capacity of both the fridge & freezer, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the fridge & freezer at a time.

Noise Level

This is the noise level of the fridge-freezer, measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter fridge-freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

Fridge Net Capacity

This is the total usable (net) capacity of the fridge, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the fridge at a time.

Freezer Net Capacity

This is the total usable (net) capacity of the freezer, measured in litres.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the freezer at a time.

Storage Time During Power Failure

The length of time during which freezer compartment can store food without mains power connection.

A longer storage time means that there is less chance of your food being defrosted and ruined by an untimely power failure.

Freezing Capacity

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

A larger freezing capacity means that a larger amount of food can be frozen in a shorter amount of time.

Width

Height

Depth

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Fridge freezer running costs calculated based on an average of 24 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the fridge freezer and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving fridge freezers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these fridge freezers for 10 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Bosch KCE40AW40
Bosch
KCE40AW40
45 trees 1.7 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Bosch KGN34VL20G
Bosch
KGN34VL20G
88 trees 3.4 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
Total Net Capacity 302L
BEST
277L
Noise Level 38dB
BEST
42dB
Climate Class
T SN
SN (Subnormal) T (Tropical)
SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical) SN - T
N - T SN.T
SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical),SN - T SN ? T
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 SN - T
 N - T
 SN.T
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical),SN - T
 SN ? T
T SN
SN (Subnormal) T (Tropical)
SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical) SN - T
N - T SN.T
SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical),SN - T SN ? T
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 SN - T
 N - T
 SN.T
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical),SN - T
 SN ? T
Total Gross Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 318L
 
 
 
Fridge Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
Fridge Net Capacity 214L
BEST
184L
Fridge Temperature Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Door Balconies 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Fruit/vegetable Drawer 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Shelf/basket (fridge) 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Fridge Gross Capacity 214L
BEST
191L
Fridge Door Balconies 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Freezer Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
Freezer Net Capacity 88L 93L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure 35h
BEST
14h
Shelf/basket Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Freezing Capacity 14kg/24h
BEST
10kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity 88L
BEST
127L
 
 
 
Power Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
Annual Energy Consumption 149kWh
BEST
293kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
A+++
 A+++
A+++
 A+++
Connected Load 90W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
Width 670mm 600mm
Height 2,000mm 1,850mm
Depth 720mm 650mm
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 70.5kg
Installation Compartment Height 2,001mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Width 760mm Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Other Features Bosch KCE40AW40 Bosch KGN34VL20G
Dimensions (WxDxH) Unknown - Click to provide data

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