Close
Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242
Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242
Share on

Loading image...

28

Overall Score

Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242

A 4 year old White 180L fridge with poor features
White 180L 37L 543mm Apr 2013
Colour Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Release Date
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Available from international sellers only

Notify Me When Available See International Prices
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242 Review

28
Missing Some Features
31
4 Years Old
4
Overall Score
28
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 28?

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 is missing some features:
Quite small fridge net capacity
Does not have a fresh zone compartment
Quite small freezing capacity
Quite small freezer net capacity

Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Quite Small Fridge Net Capacity

The fridge net capacity of the BDFS 242 of only 180L is in the smallest 19% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. The average fridge net capacity of all fridges is 230L, with the smallest being 16L and the largest being 1,200L.

What does "fridge net capacity" mean? Less Edit

Quite Quiet Noise Level

The quietest noise level of fridges is 5dB, the loudest is 47dB, and the average noise level is 40dB. The BDFS 242's noise level of only 37dB is in the quietest 9% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Fresh Zone Compartment

The Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242 does not have a fresh zone compartment, although keep in mind that 71% of fridge freezers also do not have a fresh zone compartment.

What is a fresh zone compartment? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Freezing Capacity

The freezing capacity of the BDFS 242 of only 2kg/24h is in the smallest 4% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The average freezing capacity of all fridge freezers is 8kg/24h, with the smallest being 0.7kg/24h and the biggest being 130kg/24h.

What does "freezing capacity" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Thermostat

The Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242 has a thermostat, unlike 75% of fridge freezers which do not have a thermostat.

What is a thermostat? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Defrost Function

The Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242 has a defrost function. 75% of fridge freezers do not have a defrost function.

What is a defrost function? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Freezer Net Capacity

The BDFS 242's freezer net capacity of only 37L is very small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 4% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The smallest freezer net capacity of fridge freezers is 11L, the largest is 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 89L.

What does "freezer net capacity" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Child Lock

Like most other fridges, the BDFS 242 does not have a child lock. 89% of fridges do not have a child lock.

What is a child lock? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an Air Filter

The Hotpoint-Ariston BDFS 242 has an air filter. 94% of fridge freezers do not have an air filter.

What is an air filter? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Total Gross Capacity

The total gross capacity of the BDFS 242 of only 217L is quite small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 6% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the total gross capacities range from 6.1L to 840L, and the average total gross capacity is 340L.

What does "total gross capacity" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

T Climate Class

This fridge has a T|ST|N (Normal)|ST (Subtropical)|N (Normal) - ST (Subtropical) climate class, which is the most frequently found climate class on fridge freezers.

What does "climate class" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Fridge Gross Capacity

The BDFS 242's fridge gross capacity of only 180L is fairly small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 18% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. Fridges have fridge gross capacities of between 4.2L and 1,900L, and the average fridge gross capacity is 230L.

What does "fridge gross capacity" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity

The freezer gross capacity of the BDFS 242 of only 37L is very small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 3% of all fridges when ordered by this feature. Across all the fridges the freezer gross capacities range from 11L to 520L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 100L.

What does "freezer gross capacity" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Only One Shelf/basket

The BDFS 242 is a one shelf/basket fridge freezer. Most of the other fridge freezers have between 1 and 34 shelves/baskets (freezer).

What does "shelf/basket" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Hotpoint-Ariston fridge freezer has been on the market since April 2013.


Product Identifiers

Barcodes 08007842273991, 08007842739923
8% larger freezer net capacity
Larger fridge net capacity
Older by over one year
Larger freezer net capacity
Larger total gross capacity
14% smaller fridge net capacity

Feedback