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Hoover HVBF 5172

68

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Hoover HVBF 5172

£469.99
Hoover HVBF 5172

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A very economical to run but 5 year old 227L total capacity fridge freezer, with good features
Silver 162L 65L 550mm Dec 2012
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Hoover Hvbf 5172 Bhk 55Cm Frost-Free Fridge Freezer - Black
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Hoover HVBF 5172 Review

With low running costs, we have scored the Hoover HVBF 5172 as follows:
64
Features
Good Features
67
Age
5 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£580 Over 10 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

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 £580 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,639 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:
T climate class
4* star rating
The hoover hvbf5172wk fridge freezer in white has the space and storage facilities to keep your food fresh and organised. fresh food storage 164 litres of storage space is plenty for all your fresh goods
Both your food and the appliance can be damaged. do not use it in any unheated area. reversible door hinges: this refrigerator has a reversible door
Please consult with installation experts such as our knowhow team to carry out door reversal
Smaller than average fridge net capacity
Smaller than average freezer net capacity

Hoover HVBF 5172 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Hoover Has Very Good Reviews for Its Fridge Freezers

On average Hoover fridge freezers have very good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The HVBF 5172 WK is typical compared to the other 2,639 fridge freezers that we have looked at for 10 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 10 year running cost of the HVBF 5172 WK is £580.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Hoover released the HVBF 5172 WK in December 2012.

Features

Smaller Than Average Fridge Net Capacity

The fridge net capacity of the HVBF 5172 WK of only 162L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 16% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the fridge net capacities range from 16L to 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L.

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Smaller Than Average Freezer Net Capacity

The average freezer net capacity of all fridge freezers is 87L, with the smallest being 4L and the largest being 520L. The HVBF 5172 WK's freezer net capacity of only 65L is smaller than 71% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The HVBF 5172 WK is a three shelf/basket (fridge) fridge freezer.

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Smaller Than Average Total Gross Capacity

Across all the fridge freezers the total gross capacities range from 43L to 2,600L, and the average total gross capacity is 340L. The total gross capacity of the HVBF 5172 WK of only 255L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 15% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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T Climate Class

This fridge freezer has a T|ST climate class, which is the most frequently found climate class on fridge freezers.

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Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm

Like most other fridge freezers, the Hoover HVBF 5172 WK does not have a door open alarm. 62% of fridge freezers do not have a door open alarm.

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Does Not Have an Interior Light

The HVBF 5172 WK does not have an interior light. 95% of fridge freezers also do not have an interior light.

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4* Star Rating

This fridge freezer has a 4* star rating, which is the most commonly found star rating on fridge freezers.

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Has a Thermostat

The HVBF 5172 WK has a thermostat, which is unusual. 79% of fridge freezers do not have a thermostat.

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Two Fruit/vegetable Drawers

Most fridge freezers have between one and five fruit/vegetable drawers, including the Hoover HVBF 5172 WK which has two fruit/vegetable drawers.

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Smaller Than Average Fridge Gross Capacity

The average fridge gross capacity of all fridge freezers is 240L, with the smallest being 37L and the largest being 1,900L. The fridge gross capacity of the HVBF 5172 WK of only 165L is in the smallest 15% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

summer hvbf5172whk, hoover hvbf5172ahk, summer hvbf5172bhk, hoover hvbf5172bhk, hoover hvbf5172whk

Barcodes:

00000034001953, 00000034002045, 08016361879515, 08016361879522, 08016361888883

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