Hotpoint FFA 52 P Review
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|7 Years Old|
Why Has it Scored 22?
It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 51%, based on 16 reviews. LG fridge freezers have excellent reviews in general.
This fridge freezer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better fridge freezers are available. View the latest fridge freezers 2017.
Customers report noise level, it is robust and design. However they also report defrosting problems and inferior technical guidance.
It is missing some features:
Quite small fridge net capacity
Quite short storage time during power failure
Only two shelves/baskets (fridge)
Hotpoint FFA 52 P In-Depth Analysis
Poor Owner Reviews
Based on 16 owner reviews the average owner rating of this fridge freezer is 51%. Users don't rate this fridge very highly.
Users Report Acceptable Noise Level
Several people considered that the product was quiet. Basilbrush mentioned in their review on Amazon five years ago “Ours works well, quiet and keeps icecream at just the right texture, not too soft or too hard”. Chas said on Amazon “It is very quiet and has plenty of room in the fridge area” in his review. D. Nash mentioned “It's -28, don't get this model, if you want a quiet machine” but in spite of that they only rated the Hotpoint FFA 52 P 20 out of 100.
One person concluded that this fridge freezer was noisy. Five years ago Jenny scored it very highly and she mentioned in her review of the Hotpoint FFA 52 P on Amazon “Don't think it's noisy at all”.
Hotpoint Only Has Unexceptional Fridge Reviews
Hotpoint is one of the middle of the road fridge brands according to average expert and user reviews.
Users Report That it is Robust
One Hotpoint FFA 52 P owner who reviewed it thought it was easy to damage or scratch. Rachel Bennett mentioned in her review “Door holder very flimsey and are now broken” yet she rated the product 20 out of 100. One person said in their reviews that the Hotpoint FFA 52 P was well made. D. Nash mentioned “It was quiet at first, because it was frozen solid.” .
Customers Report Excellent Design
One Hotpoint FFA 52 P reviewer considered that this fridge freezer was good looking. Basilbrush wrote “I read the instructions before starting ! And it looked a pretty easy job.”.
Customers Report Defrosting Problems
One person said that it did not have a good defrost feature. An Honest Reviewer rated the Hotpoint FFA 52 P 20 out of 100 and she wrote “Miss with shop bought items, as soon as they go into one of the drawers they can slowly defrost”.
Customers Report That it is a Good Size
One person said in their reviews that it was thin. Mrs Sheila Dysart wrote “I chose this fridge /freezer becauce i wanted a slim line one becauce of space issue”.
Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced
One Hotpoint FFA 52 P reviewer who reviewed the product concluded that it was good value for money. Jenny said on Amazon “Especially pleased with the price from Amazon, as it was” in her review of this fridge freezer and gave it an excellent review.
Users Report Unsatisfactory Technical Guidance
One person who purchased the product reckoned that it did not have good technical guidance. Basilbrush said “The hinge holes in the casing needed drilling out and then the hinge diagram in the instructions was incorrect” .
Customers Report Excellent Connectivity
One Hotpoint FFA 52 P owner who reviewed the Hotpoint FFA 52 P concluded that it was able to connect to the internet. Ms. K. Campbell wrote “From searches on the Internet it's clear that this is not simply a one off issue with my own” in their review.
Customers Report Superior Storage
One customer said in their reviews that the product had good drawers. An Honest Reviewer mentioned “The freezer itself has 3 drawers, with a quick ice section at the top” in her Hotpoint FFA 52 P review but in spite of that she only gave it a rating of 1 stars.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £370.00 it is cheaper than 68% of fridges.
Quite Small Fridge Net Capacity
The FFA 52 P's fridge net capacity of only 150L is in the smallest 7% of all fridges when ranked by this feature. The smallest fridge net capacity of fridge freezers is 16L, the largest is 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L.
Average Freezer Net Capacity
The FFA 52 P's freezer net capacity of 85L is fairly standard compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the largest 43% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.
Quite Short Storage Time During Power Failure
The FFA 52 P's storage time during power failure of only 12h is fairly short compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the shortest 13% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the storage time during power failures range from 3.5h to 46h, and the average storage time during power failure is 19h.
Average Freezing Capacity
The freezing capacity of the FFA 52 P of 4kg/24h is fairly standard compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the biggest 27% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.
Only Two Shelves/baskets (fridge)
The Hotpoint FFA 52 P is a two shelf/basket (fridge) fridge.
Has an Anti-Bacterial Function
The FFA 52 P has an anti-bacterial function. 94% of fridge freezers do not have an anti-bacterial function.
SN Climate Class
The FFA 52 P has a SN climate class which is better than the T climate class found on most fridge freezers. This Hotpoint fridge freezer also has N (Normal), SN (Subnormal) and SN (Subnormal) - N (Normal) climate classes. Across all fridge freezers the climate class ranges from SN - ST (worst) to T (best).
Has a Defrost Function
The FFA 52 P has a defrost function. 75% of fridge freezers do not have a defrost function.
Released Over Seven Years Ago
This fridge freezer was released in June 2010.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||hotpoint ffa52p|