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Essentials CIFF5012

77

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Essentials CIFF5012

£349.99
£249.99 £100 cheaper than 29 days ago
Essentials CIFF5012

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A low cost and economical to run 271L total capacity fridge freezer, with good features
White 168L 103L 540mm Dec 2012
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Essentials CIFF5012 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Essentials CIFF5012 number 940 across all fridge freezers.
90
Value for Money
Excellent
70
Features
Good Features
65
Age
5 Years Old
74
Running Costs
£650 Over 10 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

Hisense fridge freezers 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 2018.
This fridge freezer has running costs of £650 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,540 fridge freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving fridge freezers.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an icemaker
Larger than average freezer net capacity
Smaller than average fridge net capacity
Only three shelves/baskets (fridge)

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Essentials CIFF5012 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £249.99 it is cheaper than 92% of fridge freezers.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 10 year running cost of the CIFF5012 is £650 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,540 fridge freezers.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This fridge freezer has been on the market since December 2012.

Features

Smaller Than Average Fridge Net Capacity

The fridge net capacity of the Essentials CIFF5012 of only 168L is smaller than 82% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The fridge net capacities of fridge freezers range from 16L to 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L.

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Larger Than Average Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacity of the Essentials CIFF5012 of 103L is larger than 76% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the freezer net capacitioes range from 4L to 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 88L.

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Has an Icemaker

The CIFF5012 has an icemaker. 87% of fridge freezers do not have an icemaker.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The Essentials CIFF5012 is a three shelf/basket (fridge) fridge freezer. Most of the other fridge freezers have between 1 and 10 shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm

The CIFF5012 does not have a door open alarm. 62% of fridge freezers also do not have a door open alarm.

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4* Star Rating

This fridge freezer has a 4* star rating, which is typical of many fridge freezers.

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Has a Thermostat

The CIFF5012 has a thermostat, unlike 79% of fridge freezers which do not have a thermostat.

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Smaller Than Average Total Gross Capacity

The CIFF5012's total gross capacity of only 271L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 24% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. The average total gross capacity of all fridge freezers is 340L, with the smallest being 43L and the largest being 2,600L.

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Smaller Than Average Fridge Gross Capacity

The CIFF5012's fridge gross capacity of only 168L is in the smallest 15% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The fridge gross capacities of fridge freezers range from 37L to 1,900L, and the average fridge gross capacity is 240L.

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Does Not Have an Interior Light

The Essentials CIFF5012 does not have an interior light, although keep in mind that 95% of fridge freezers also do not have an interior light.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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05017416387293

Essentials CIFF5012

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