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Smeg FAB28LNE1

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Smeg FAB28LNE1

Smeg FAB28LNE1
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A good spec and very economical to run 248L total capacity fridge freezer
Black 222L 26L 600mm Oct 2011 A++
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Smeg FAB28LNE1 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Smeg FAB28LNE1 as follows:
74
Features
Good Features
69
Age
6 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£420 Over 10 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

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 rating of A+++, and its running costs of £420 over 10 years are in the cheapest 18% of all 2,639 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 a thermostat
Has a defrost function
Very small freezer net capacity
Shorter than average storage time during power failure

Smeg FAB28LNE1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Smeg Has Very Good Fridge Freezer Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Smeg fridge freezers and found that Smeg had very good ratings compared to other manufacturers.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

This Smeg fridge freezer is rated A+++ for energy efficiency, and the average 10 year running cost of the FAB28LNE1 is £420 based on typical energy prices, which is in the cheapest 18% of all 2,639 fridge freezers.

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Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

This fridge freezer has been on the market since October 2011.

Features

Average Fridge Net Capacity

The fridge net capacity of the FAB28LNE1 of 222L is pretty typical compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the largest 56% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacitioes of fridge freezers range from 4L to 520L, and the average freezer net capacity is 87L. The freezer net capacity of the Smeg FAB28LNE1 of only 26L is in the smallest 10% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the FAB28LNE1 of 39dB is pretty average compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the loudest 43% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The FAB28LNE1's storage time during power failure of only 12h is shorter than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is shorter than 81% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The shortest storage time during power failure of fridge freezers is 4h, the longest is 51h, and the average storage time during power failure is 18h.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The freezing capacity of the Smeg FAB28LNE1 of only 2kg/24h is smaller than 89% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The smallest freezing capacity of fridge freezers is 1kg/24h, the biggest is 72kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 7.6kg/24h.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The FAB28LNE1 is a three shelf/basket (fridge) fridge freezer.

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Has a Thermostat

The Smeg FAB28LNE1 has a thermostat, unlike 79% of fridge freezers which do not have a thermostat.

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Smaller Than Average Total Gross Capacity

The total gross capacities of fridge freezers range from 43L to 2,600L, and the average total gross capacity is 340L. The total gross capacity of the FAB28LNE1 of only 256L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 17% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Defrost Function

The FAB28LNE1 has a defrost function, which is unusual. 78% of fridge freezers do not have a defrost function.

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T Climate Class

This fridge freezer has T|SN|SN (Subnormal)|T (Tropical)|SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)|SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical) and SN - T climate classes, which is the most commonly found climate class on fridge freezers.

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Smaller Than Average Total Net Capacity

The total net capacities of fridge freezers range from 15L to 3,400L, and the average total net capacity is 310L. The total net capacity of the Smeg FAB28LNE1 of only 248L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is smaller than 75% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

smeg fab28lne1

Barcodes:

08017709158019

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