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Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 24 year running cost of the HVBF 5172 AK is £579, which is typical compared to the other 512 fridges of a similar type and age.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
Hoover released the HVBF 5172 AK in December 2012.
Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm
The Hoover HVBF 5172 AK does not have a door open alarm. Most of the other fridge freezers that came out around the same time as this fridge do have a door open alarm.
Average Freezer Net Capacity
At 65 liters, the HVBF 5172 AK has a fairly standard freezer net capacity compared to most of the other small fridge net capacity fridges that have been available for a comparable time to this fridge.
If you are looking for a larger freezer net capacity then you might want to look at the Beko CS 5533 AP (£190) (68L and cheaper), or the Essentials CIFF7015 (£199) (72L and cheaper).
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Has a Thermostat
The Hoover HVBF 5172 AK has a thermostat. Most of the other comparable spec fridge freezers that have been on the market for a similar time to this fridge also have a thermostat.
Does Not Have an Interior Light
The HVBF 5172 AK does not have an interior light. Most of the other similar spec fridges that are a comparable age to this fridge also do not have an interior light.
Two Vegetable Drawers
Most fridge freezers of a similar age and type to this fridge have between one and two vegetable drawers, including the Hoover HVBF 5172 AK which has two vegetable drawers.
Has an Automatic Defrost (fridge)
The HVBF 5172 AK has an automatic defrost (fridge), as do most of the other comparable spec fridge freezers that are a similar age to this fridge freezer.
Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)
The HVBF 5172 AK is a three shelf/basket (fridge) fridge. Most of the other small fridge net capacity fridges that are a similar age to this fridge have between two and nine shelves/baskets (fridge).
162 Liters Fridge Net Capacity
This is a 162 liters net fridge capacity fridge.
If you are looking for a larger fridge net capacity then you might want to look at the Kenwood KIFF5014 (£199.99) (163L) which is also cheaper.
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Manufacturer Part Numbers
hoover hvbf5172ak, labour hvbf5172ak, hoover w55cm
Hoover HVBF 5172 AK Review Sources
To prepare this Hoover HVBF 5172 AK 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.