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Hotpoint RTAA42P Fridge Freezer

180L 37L 540mm 1,390mm May 2015
A+
Fridge Net Capacity Freezer Net Capacity Width Height Release Date £535.80 Electricity cost over 10 years
Unexceptional brand
Very small freezer net capacity
Quite small total gross capacity
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Fridge

Four Door Balconies

Most comparable spec fridge freezers that were launched around the same time as this fridge freezer have between one and five door balconies, including the Hotpoint RTAA42P which has four door balconies.

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Only One Vegetable Drawer

Most fridge freezers that are a similar age to this fridge freezer have between one and five vegetable drawers, including the RTAA42P which has one vegetable drawer.

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Reviews

Unexceptional Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all Hotpoint fridge freezers and also specifically for Hotpoint small fridge net capacity fridges and found that in both cases Hotpoint had unexceptional ratings compared to other brands.


Freezer

Very Small Freezer Net Capacity

The RTAA42P has one of the smaller freezer net capacitioes (only 37 liters) amongst small fridge net capacity fridges of this age. Fridge freezers of a comparable spec and age to this fridge freezer have freezer net capacitioes of between 15L and 150L.

If this Hotpoint fridge freezer net capacity is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Swan SR11010 (£379.00) (40L), or the Essentials C50BW16 (£169.99) (43L).

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Very Small Freezer Gross Capacity

The RTAA42P has one of the smaller freezer gross capacities (only 42 liters) amongst small fridge net capacity fridges of this age. The average freezer gross capacity of small fridge net capacity fridges that were launched more than a year ago is 88L.

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Only One Shelf/basket

The Hotpoint RTAA42P is a one shelf/basket fridge freezer. Most of the other small fridge net capacity fridges that have been on the market for a comparable time to this fridge have between one and three shelves/baskets (freezer).

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

With a freezing capacity of only 2 kilograms per 24 hours, the Hotpoint RTAA42P has one of the smaller freezing capacities amongst similar spec fridges of this age. Fridge freezers of this type and age have freezing capacities of between 2kg/24h and 62kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 5.2kg/24h.

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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The RTAA42P has a fairly standard storage time during power failure (14 hours) compared to most of the other small fridge net capacity fridges that have been available for a comparable time to this fridge freezer.

If you are looking for a fridge with a longer storage time during power failure then you might want to look at the Essentials C50BS16 (£110.00) (15h), the Liebherr ICUNS3324 (15h), or the LEC TF55185W (£299.99) (15h).

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Performance

Quite Small Total Gross Capacity

Fridges of a comparable age and type to this fridge have total gross capacities of between 88L and 370L, and the average total gross capacity is 260L. With a total gross capacity of only 226 liters, the Hotpoint RTAA42P has one of the smaller total gross capacities amongst similar spec fridge freezers of this age.

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Only T (Tropical) Climate Class

This fridge has an N (Normal) - T (Tropical) climate class, which is the most frequently found climate class on fridges of this type and age.

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Very Loud Noise Level

With a noise level of 45 decibels, the RTAA42P has one of the loudest noise levels amongst small fridge net capacity fridges of this age. Across all the fridge freezers of this age and type the noise levels range from 34dB to 47dB.

If you would consider a fridge freezer with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Indesit DAA 55 NF (£284.99) (45dB).

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Average Total Net Capacity

The Hotpoint RTAA42P has a pretty average total net capacity (217 liters) compared to most of the other fridges of this age and type.

Fridges with a larger total net capacity that might also be worth looking at include the Zanussi ZRB 23200 WA (£189.00) (224L), or the Kenwood KFCD55W15 (£160.00) (225L).

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The energy efficiency rating of this fridge is A+, and the RTAA42P is typical compared to the other 218 fridge freezers of this age and spec that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the RTAA42P will cost £536 over 24 years to run.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Hotpoint released the RTAA42P.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers labour rtaa42p

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