Bosch KIV38X22GB vs Whirlpool ART 6500
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Bosch KIV38X22GBvsWhirlpool ART 6500

Bosch KIV38X22GB

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Bosch KIV38X22GB

£299.99
Our Verdict:
A low cost but 3 year old 276L total capacity fridge freezer, with moderate running costs and good features
86
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£1,900 Over 10 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
White 217L 59L 541mm Apr 2015 A+
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 217L
Freezer Net Capacity 59L
Width 541mm
Release Date Apr 2015
Energy Efficiency A+
Whirlpool ART 6500

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An affordable and fully featured 275L total capacity fridge freezer, with low running costs
82
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
3 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£700 Over 10 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
Black 197L 80L 540mm Oct 2014 A+
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour Black
Fridge Net Capacity 197L
Freezer Net Capacity 80L
Width 540mm
Release Date Oct 2014
Energy Efficiency A+
Bosch KIV38X22GB

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Bosch KIV38X22GB

£299.99
Our Verdict:
A low cost but 3 year old 276L total capacity fridge freezer, with moderate running costs and good features
86
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£1,900 Over 10 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
White 217L 59L 541mm Apr 2015 A+
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour White
Fridge Net Capacity 217L
Freezer Net Capacity 59L
Width 541mm
Release Date Apr 2015
Energy Efficiency A+
Whirlpool ART 6500

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An affordable and fully featured 275L total capacity fridge freezer, with low running costs
82
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
3 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£700 Over 10 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
Black 197L 80L 540mm Oct 2014 A+
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date Energy Efficiency
Colour Black
Fridge Net Capacity 197L
Freezer Net Capacity 80L
Width 540mm
Release Date Oct 2014
Energy Efficiency A+

Top Prices

Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
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BOSCH KIV38X22GB Integrated Fridge Freezer Tall Built In Freestanding Energy A+ (Brand new, unopened) - on
£299.99
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£339.99
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£399.00
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£499.00
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£10 Off Voucher
BOSCH KIV38X22GB Integrated Fridge Freezer
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£10 Off
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£569.99
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BOSCH KIV38X22GB Integrated Fridge Freezer (Brand new, unopened) - on
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£570.00
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£577.80
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£579.00
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£599.00
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£25 Off Voucher
Bosch KIV38X22GB
Out of stock
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£25 Off
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£599.00
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£599.99
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£599.99
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£668.07
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£719.99
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£349.00
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£349.00
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Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
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Reasons For

Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
7 Reasons For
A Little Larger Total Net Capacity
The Bosch KIV38X22GB has a total net capacity of 276L, but the Whirlpool ART 6500 is only a 275L total net capacity fridge freezer (1L 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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Slightly Larger Fridge Net Capacity
The Bosch KIV38X22GB has a fridge net capacity of 217L, however the Whirlpool ART 6500 is only a 197L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (20L 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 KIV38X22GB has a fridge gross capacity of 217L, but the Whirlpool ART 6500 is only a 195L fridge gross capacity fridge freezer (22L 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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42% Bigger Freezing Capacity
The Bosch KIV38X22GB has a freezing capacity of 6kg/24h. That's 2.5kg/24h bigger than the Whirlpool ART 6500 (3.5kg/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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£49 Cheaper
The Bosch KIV38X22GB is £49.01 cheaper than the Whirlpool ART 6500.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge freezer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Better Brand
Bosch fridge freezers have an average rating of 83.8%, but Whirlpool has an average rating of 25%.
5 Reasons For
5dB Quieter Noise Level
The Whirlpool ART 6500 is a 35dB noise level fridge freezer. That's 5dB quieter than the Bosch KIV38X22GB (40dB).

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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21L Larger Freezer Net Capacity
Whirlpool ART 6500 is 80L net freezer capacity, but the Bosch KIV38X22GB is only a 59L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (21L smaller).

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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Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Whirlpool ART 6500 is a 19h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 6h longer than the Bosch KIV38X22GB (13h).

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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21L Bigger Freezer Gross Capacity
The Whirlpool ART 6500 has a freezer gross capacity of 80L, however the Bosch KIV38X22GB is only a 59L gross freezer capacity fridge freezer (21L smaller).

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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£1,150 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Whirlpool ART 6500 is £1,150 cheaper to run than the Bosch KIV38X22GB over five years.
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Date Released

Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
34 months old Best 40 months old

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

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500

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 KIV38X22GB
Bosch
KIV38X22GB
236 trees 9.2 tonnes CO2
Whirlpool ART 6500
Whirlpool
ART 6500
89 trees 3.5 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Design Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
Compressor 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Performance Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
Total Net Capacity 276L
BEST
275L
Noise Level 40dB 35dB
BEST
Climate Class
T SN
ST SN (Subnormal)
ST (Subtropical) SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical)
SN - ST N - ST
N.ST SN.ST
 T
 SN
 ST
 SN (Subnormal)
 ST (Subtropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical)
 SN - ST
 N - ST
 N.ST
 SN.ST
T SN
ST SN (Subnormal)
ST (Subtropical) SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical)
SN - ST N - ST
N.ST SN.ST
 T
 SN
 ST
 SN (Subnormal)
 ST (Subtropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical)
 SN - ST
 N - ST
 N.ST
 SN.ST
Total Gross Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 277L
 
 
 
Fridge Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
Fridge Net Capacity 217L
BEST
197L
Shelf/basket (fridge) Unknown - Click to provide data 5
Fridge Gross Capacity 217L
BEST
195L
 
 
 
Freezer Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
Freezer Net Capacity 59L 80L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure 13h 19h
BEST
Shelf/basket Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Freezing Capacity 6kg/24h
BEST
3.5kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity 59L 80L
BEST
 
 
 
Power Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
Annual Energy Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 299kWh
Energy Efficiency Class
A+++
 A+++
A+++
 A+++
Current Unknown - Click to provide data 16A
Energy Usage Unknown - Click to provide data 0.82kWh/24h
Connected Load 90W 140W
BEST
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Bosch KIV38X22GB Whirlpool ART 6500
Width 541mm 540mm
Height 1,772mm 1,770mm
Depth 545mm 545mm
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 50.6kg
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 52.2kg
Package Height Unknown - Click to provide data 1,840mm
Package Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 608mm
Package Width Unknown - Click to provide data 580mm
Installation Compartment Height Unknown - Click to provide data 1,776mm
Installation Compartment Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 560mm
Installation Compartment Width Unknown - Click to provide data 560mm

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