Hoover HVBF 5172 AK Review
|Missing Some Features|
|4 Years Old|
|£579 Over 24 Years|
Why Has it Scored 26?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better fridge freezers are available. View the latest fridges 2017.
This fridge freezer has running costs of £579 over 24 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,236 fridges that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite small freezer net capacity
Quite small fridge net capacity
Does not have a door open alarm
Does not have an interior light
Hoover HVBF 5172 AK In-Depth Analysis
Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity
Across all the fridges the freezer net capacitioes range from 11L to 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 89L. The freezer net capacity of the HVBF 5172 AK of only 65L is fairly small compared to most other fridges. It is in the smallest 23% of all fridges when ranked by this feature.
Quite Small Fridge Net Capacity
The Hoover HVBF 5172 AK's fridge net capacity of only 162L is in the smallest 12% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The fridge net capacities of fridges range from 16L to 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L.
Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm
Like most other fridges, the HVBF 5172 AK does not have a door open alarm. 65% of fridges do not have a door open alarm.
Does Not Have an Interior Light
The HVBF 5172 AK does not have an interior light, although keep in mind that 94% of fridges also do not have an interior light.
Has a Thermostat
The HVBF 5172 AK has a thermostat, unlike 75% of fridges which do not have a thermostat.
T Climate Class
This fridge freezer has a T|ST climate class, which is the most frequently found climate class on fridges.
Quite Small Total Gross Capacity
Fridges have total gross capacities of between 6.1L and 840L, and the average total gross capacity is 340L. The HVBF 5172 AK's total gross capacity of only 255L is in the smallest 15% of all fridges when sorted by this feature.
Two Fruit/vegetable Drawers
Most fridges have between one and five fruit/vegetable drawers, including the Hoover HVBF 5172 AK which has two fruit/vegetable drawers.
Quite Small Fridge Gross Capacity
The fridge gross capacities of fridges range from 4.2L to 1,900L, and the average fridge gross capacity is 230L. The fridge gross capacity of the HVBF 5172 AK of only 165L is in the smallest 14% of all fridges when ordered by this feature.
Released Over Four Years Ago
This fridge freezer has been on the market since December 2012.
Average Running Costs
The HVBF 5172 AK has an average running cost of £579 over 24 years based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,236 fridge freezers.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||hoover hvbf5172ak, labour hvbf5172ak, hoover w55cm|