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Essentials CUC50W15

£119.99
£80.00 £39.99 cheaper than 62 days ago
One of the highest scoring fridges under £100
White 62L 25L 480mm Jul 2013
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Essentials CUC50W15 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Essentials CUC50W15 number 369 across all fridge freezers.
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Excellent
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Missing Some Features
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4 Years Old
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£386 Over 24 Years
Overall Score
61
Good

Why Has it Scored 62?

LG 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 2017.
This fridge freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+||A++|A+++, and its running costs of £386 over 24 years are in the cheapest 9% of all 2,219 fridge freezers that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite small fridge net capacity
Only two shelves/baskets (fridge)
Quite short storage time during power failure
Quite small fridge gross capacity

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Essentials CUC50W15 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £80.00 it is cheaper than 100% of fridge freezers.

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Features

Quite Small Fridge Net Capacity

Fridge freezers have fridge net capacities of between 16L and 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L. The fridge net capacity of the Essentials CUC50W15 of only 62L is in the smallest 1% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Only Two Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The CUC50W15 is a two shelf/basket (fridge) fridge freezer.

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Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure

The storage time during power failure of the CUC50W15 of only 15h is in the shortest 23% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The shortest storage time during power failure of fridge freezers is 3.5h, the longest is 46h, and the average storage time during power failure is 19h.

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Quite Small Fridge Gross Capacity

Across all the fridges the fridge gross capacities range from 4.2L to 1,900L, and the average fridge gross capacity is 230L. The fridge gross capacity of the CUC50W15 of only 62L is very small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 1% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Small Total Net Capacity

The CUC50W15's total net capacity of only 85L is very small compared to most other fridges. It is in the smallest 1% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the total net capacities range from 42L to 620L, and the average total net capacity is 300L.

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Has a Thermostat

The CUC50W15 has a thermostat. 75% of fridge freezers do not have a thermostat.

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Has a Defrost Function

The Essentials CUC50W15 has a defrost function, unlike 75% of fridge freezers which do not have a defrost function.

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Has a Defrost Water Drain

The Essentials CUC50W15 has a defrost water drain, unlike 96% of fridges which do not have a defrost water drain.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Essentials CUC50W15 of 42dB is relatively standard compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the loudest 73% of all fridges when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacitioes of fridge freezers range from 11L to 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 89L. The freezer net capacity of the Essentials CUC50W15 of only 25L is very small compared to most other fridges. It is in the smallest 2% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Small Total Gross Capacity

The smallest total gross capacity of fridge freezers is 6.1L, the largest is 840L, and the average total gross capacity is 340L. The CUC50W15's total gross capacity of only 87L is in the smallest 1% of all fridges when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity

The Essentials CUC50W15's freezer gross capacity of only 25L is in the smallest 2% of all fridges when ranked by this feature. The freezer gross capacities of fridges range from 11L to 520L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 100L.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Essentials released the CUC50W15 in July 2013.


Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this fridge freezer is A+||A++|A+++, and the average 24 year running cost of the CUC50W15 is £386 based on passable usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run fridge freezers.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers essentials cuc50w15
Barcodes 05017416540407

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