Bosch KGE49AW41 vs Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
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Bosch KGE49AW41vsLiebherr CBNPgw 3956

Bosch KGE49AW41

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and top of the range 413L total capacity fridge freezer
95
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£410 Over 10 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
White 301L 112L 700mm May 2014 A+++
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 301L
Freezer Net Capacity 112L
Width 700mm
Release Date May 2014
Energy Efficiency A+++
Liebherr CBNPgw 3956

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and economical to run 337L total capacity fridge freezer, but representing only moderate value for money
59
Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
4 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£630 Over 10 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
White 248L 89L 600mm Jul 2013 A++
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 248L
Freezer Net Capacity 89L
Width 600mm
Release Date Jul 2013
Energy Efficiency A++
Bosch KGE49AW41

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and top of the range 413L total capacity fridge freezer
95
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
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Running Costs
£410 Over 10 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
White 301L 112L 700mm May 2014 A+++
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 301L
Freezer Net Capacity 112L
Width 700mm
Release Date May 2014
Energy Efficiency A+++
Liebherr CBNPgw 3956

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and economical to run 337L total capacity fridge freezer, but representing only moderate value for money
59
Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
4 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£630 Over 10 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
White 248L 89L 600mm Jul 2013 A++
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 248L
Freezer Net Capacity 89L
Width 600mm
Release Date Jul 2013
Energy Efficiency A++

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Reasons For

Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
9 Reasons For
Larger Total Net Capacity
The Bosch KGE49AW41 is a 413L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 76L larger than the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 (337L).

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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Slightly Quieter Noise Level
The Bosch KGE49AW41 has a noise level of 38dB, however the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 is a 41dB noise level fridge freezer (3dB louder).

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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18% Larger Fridge Net Capacity
The Bosch KGE49AW41 has a fridge net capacity of 301L. That's 53L larger than the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 (248L).

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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One More Shelf/basket (fridge)
The number of shelves/baskets (fridge) on the Bosch KGE49AW41 is five, but the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 only has four shelves/baskets (fridge).

This denotes the amount of shelves and/or baskets in the fridge.

More shelves means more space to store and organise food in your fridge, which is helpful.

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23L Larger Freezer Net Capacity
The Bosch KGE49AW41 is a 112L net freezer capacity fridge freezer. That's 23L larger than the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 (89L).

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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A Lot Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Bosch KGE49AW41 has a storage time during power failure of 44h, whereas the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 is only a 30h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (14h shorter).

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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Cheaper to Run by £223 Over Five Years
Over five years the Bosch KGE49AW41 is £223 cheaper to run than the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956.
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Energy Efficiency Rating is Superior
The Bosch KGE49AW41 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", whereas the Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 has a rating of "A++".
Better Brand
Bosch fridge freezers have an average rating of 83.8%, but Liebherr has an average rating of 9.4%.
3 Reasons For
Built-In Display
The Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 has a built-in display, whereas the Bosch KGE49AW41 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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7% Bigger Freezing Capacity
Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 is 16kg/24h freezer capacity. That's 1kg/24h bigger than the Bosch KGE49AW41 (15kg/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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Fresh Zone Compartment
The Liebherr CBNPgw 3956 has a fresh zone compartment, however the Bosch KGE49AW41 does not have a fresh zone compartment.

A part of a fridge which is cooler than the rest, at between 0 and 3 degrees Celsius, used for chilling meats, seafood, fruit and vegetables.

By compartmentalising the fresh fruit and veg away from the rest of the food in your fridge-freezer, this makes sure it keeps as fresh as possible for the longest time possible.

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Reasons Against

Date Released

Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
45 months old Best 55 months old

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.

Shelf/basket (fridge)

This denotes the amount of shelves and/or baskets in the fridge.

More shelves means more space to store and organise food in your fridge, which is helpful.

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

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956

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 KGE49AW41
Bosch
KGE49AW41
52 trees 2.0 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Liebherr
CBNPgw 3956
81 trees 3.1 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Design Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Compressor 1 1
Door Opening Angle 90° Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Performance Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Total Net Capacity 413L
BEST
337L
Noise Level 38dB
BEST
41dB
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 385L
 
 
 
Fridge Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Fridge Net Capacity 301L
BEST
248L
Door Balconies 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Shelf/basket (fridge) 5
BEST
4
Lamp Type
LED
 LED
LED
 LED
Fridge Gross Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 274L
Fridge Door Balconies 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Freezer Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Freezer Net Capacity 112L 89L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure 44h
BEST
30h
Shelf/basket 3 3
Freezing Capacity 15kg/24h 16kg/24h
BEST
Freezer Gross Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 111L
 
 
 
Fresh Zone Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Fresh Zone Compartment Net Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 86L
Fresh Zone Compartment Gross Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 93L
 
 
 
Ergonomics Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Cable Length 2.4m Unknown - Click to provide data
Cord Length 2.4m Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Annual Energy Consumption 175kWh
BEST
270kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
A+++
 A+++
A+++
 A+++
Current 10A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Usage Unknown - Click to provide data 0.74kWh/24h
Connected Load 160W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Bosch KGE49AW41 Liebherr CBNPgw 3956
Width 700mm 600mm
Height 2,010mm 2,011mm
Depth 650mm 650mm
Weight 92kg Unknown - Click to provide data

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