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Hisense KG 160 Fridge Freezer

£1,385.96
112L 48L 495mm 1,438mm Aug 2014
A++
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date £376.00 Electricity cost over 10 years
Very low running costs
Not cheap
Very small total net capacity
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Energy

Very Low Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this Hisense fridge is A++. The KG 160 is in the cheapest 8% of all 512 fridges of a comparable age and type that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the KG 160 will cost £376 over 24 years to run.


Price

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Not Cheap

After checking the price of 182 fridges of this type and age they range in price from £99 to £1,900. We think that this fridge looks expensive compared to other fridges of this type and age.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was August 2014 when Hisense released the KG 160.


Freezer

Very Short Storage Time During Power Failure

At only 10 hours, the Hisense KG 160 has a fairly short storage time during power failure compared to most of the other small fridge net capacity fridges that are a similar age to this fridge. The shortest storage time during power failure of small fridge net capacity fridges that were launched around the same time as this fridge is 6h, the longest is 33h, and the average storage time during power failure is 18h.

If this Hisense fridge freezer storage time during power failure is not long enough for you then you might want to look at the Miele KDN 37232 id (£1,113.99) (24h) which is also cheaper.

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Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The average freezer net capacity of comparable spec fridges that have been on the market for a similar time to this fridge is 68L. At only 48 liters, the Hisense KG 160 has a quite small freezer net capacity compared to most of the other fridge freezers that are a similar age to this fridge.

If this fridge freezer net capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the Miele KDN 37232 id (£1,113.99) (63L and cheaper), or the Siemens iQ500 KI34NP60 (£1,150) (91L and cheaper).

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Performance

Very Small Total Net Capacity

With a total net capacity of only 160 liters, the Hisense KG 160 has a quite small total net capacity compared to most of the other fridges of a similar age and spec to this fridge. The smallest total net capacity of fridges of a comparable spec and age to this fridge freezer is 85L, the largest is 420L, and the average total net capacity is 240L.

If you are looking for a larger total net capacity then you might want to look at the Miele KDN 37232 id (£1,113.99) (262L) which is also cheaper.

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Has an Icemaker

The Hisense KG 160 has an icemaker, as do most of the other comparable spec fridges that have been on the market for more than two years.

Alternative fridge freezers with an icemaker currently available that you might want to look at include the Siemens iQ500 KI34NP60 (£1,150) which is cheaper.

We compared all the other fridge freezers which also have an icemaker to this fridge and we think the Liebherr ICN 3366 (£1,499.99) is also worth considering.

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Quite Small Total Gross Capacity

The Hisense KG 160 has a quite small total gross capacity (only 174 liters) compared to most of the other similar spec fridges that have been around for a comparable time to this fridge freezer. Across all the small fridge net capacity fridges that are a similar age to this fridge freezer the total gross capacities range from 6.1L to 490L.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The Hisense KG 160 has one of the louder noise levels (43 decibels) amongst small fridge net capacity fridges of this age. The noise levels of similar spec fridge freezers that have been around for more than two years range from 32dB to 47dB, and the average noise level is 40dB.

Other fridge freezers with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the KG39FPI30 (£1,063.95) (42dB and cheaper), or the KG39FSB30 (£1,259) (42dB and cheaper) both from Siemens.

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Fresh Zone

Does Not Have a Fresh Zone Compartment

The Hisense KG 160 does not have a fresh zone compartment. Most of the other small fridge net capacity fridges that have been on the market for a similar time to this fridge freezer also do not have a fresh zone compartment.

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Design

Has a Reversible Doors

The Hisense KG 160 has a reversible doors, as do most of the other fridge freezers of a comparable age and type to this fridge freezer.

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Fridge

Only One Vegetable Drawer

The Hisense KG 160 is a one vegetable drawer fridge freezer. Most of the other fridges that were released around the same time as this fridge have between one and two vegetable drawers.

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112 Liters Fridge Net Capacity

This is a 112 liters net fridge capacity fridge.

If you are looking for a larger fridge net capacity then you might want to look at the Siemens iQ500 KI34NP60 (£1,150) (196L and cheaper), or the Miele KDN 37232 id (£1,113.99) (199L and cheaper).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hisense company limited he65k5510uwts
Barcodes 06943619721949, 06943619728405, 06943619732075

Hisense KG 160 Review Sources

To prepare this Hisense KG 160 review we compared this fridge freezer to 2,701 other models. For each fridge freezer that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 372,298 product attributes, 1,717 fridge freezer reviews and 1,704,900 historical fridge freezer prices from 108 fridge freezer retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this fridge freezer compared to the other models as well as any areas where this fridge freezer is lacking.

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