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Miele K 12012 S-2

67

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Miele K 12012 S-2

Miele K 12012 S-2
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A very economical to run but 6 year old 133L total capacity fridge freezer, with good features
White 116L 17L 554mm Apr 2012 A+
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Miele K 12012 S-2 Review

With very low running costs, we have scored the Miele K 12012 S-2 as follows:
60
Features
Good Features
65
Age
5 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£430 Over 10 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

Hisense 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 2018.
This fridge freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A+++, and its running costs of £430 over 10 years are in the cheapest 20% of all 2,540 fridge freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving fridge freezers.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an automatic defrost (freezer)
T climate class
4 star freezer compartment
No. of fridge shelves
Energy efficiency rating
Noise level (db)
Very small fridge net capacity
Very small freezer net capacity

Miele K 12012 S-2 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Miele Fridge Freezers Have Very Good Reviews

Miele is one of the superior fridge freezer manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and owners.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This fridge freezer has an energy efficiency classification of A+++. The K 12012 S-2 has an average 10 year running cost of £430 based on average energy prices, which is in the cheapest 20% of all 2,540 fridge freezers.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Miele released the K 12012 S-2 in April 2012.

Features

Very Small Fridge Net Capacity

The smallest fridge net capacity of fridge freezers is 16L, the largest is 1,200L, and the average fridge net capacity is 230L. The fridge net capacity of the K 12012 S-2 of only 116L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is smaller than 94% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Freezer Net Capacity

The K 12012 S-2's freezer net capacity of only 17L is in the smallest 6% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The freezer net capacitioes of fridge freezers range from 4L to 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 88L.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The K 12012 S-2's noise level of 42dB is in the loudest 27% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the noise levels range from 32dB to 48dB, and the average noise level is 40dB.

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Very Short Storage Time During Power Failure

Across all the fridge freezers the storage time during power failures range from 4h to 51h, and the average storage time during power failure is 18h. The Miele K 12012 S-2's storage time during power failure of only 10h is in the shortest 6% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The K 12012 S-2's freezing capacity of only 2kg/24h is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is smaller than 87% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. The smallest freezing capacity of fridge freezers is 1kg/24h, the biggest is 72kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 7.5kg/24h.

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Only Two Shelves/baskets (fridge)

Most fridge freezers have between 1 and 10 shelves/baskets (fridge), including the K 12012 S-2 which has two shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Smaller Than Average Fridge Gross Capacity

The fridge gross capacity of the K 12012 S-2 of only 117L is very small compared to most other fridge freezers. It is smaller than 96% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The average fridge gross capacity of all fridge freezers is 240L, with the smallest being 37L and the largest being 1,900L.

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Only One Shelf/basket

The K 12012 S-2 is a one shelf/basket fridge freezer.

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Smaller Than Average Total Net Capacity

The total net capacity of the Miele K 12012 S-2 of only 133L is smaller than 95% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. Fridge freezers have total net capacities of between 15L and 790L, and the average total net capacity is 310L.

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Has an Automatic Defrost (freezer)

The Miele K 12012 S-2 has an automatic defrost (freezer), unlike 83% of fridge freezers which do not have an automatic defrost (freezer).

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T Climate Class

This fridge freezer has a T|SN|ST|SN (Subnormal)|ST (Subtropical)|SN (Subnormal) - ST (Subtropical) climate class, which is typical of many fridge freezers.

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Smaller Than Average Freezer Gross Capacity

The K 12012 S-2's freezer gross capacity of only 18L is in the smallest 3% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The smallest freezer gross capacity of fridge freezers is 11L, the biggest is 520L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 100L.

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Has a Defrost Function

The Miele K 12012 S-2 has a defrost function, unlike 78% of fridge freezers which do not have a defrost function.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

miele miefrdk12012s2w, miele k12012s2

Barcodes:

04002514803586, 04002515108239, 04002515115008

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