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Smeg FAB28QBV Fridge Freezer

600mm 1,510mm Freestanding 670mm May 2010
Width Height Case Design Depth Release Date £505.25 Electricity cost over 10 years
Running costs are low
Has an ice cube tray
Has a defrost function

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Running Costs Are Low

The FAB28QBV is one of the more economic to run fridge freezers of a similar type and age that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the FAB28QBV will cost £506 over 24 years to run.


Released Over Seven Years Ago

This fridge was released in May 2010.

Other Features

Has a Defrost Function

The Smeg FAB28QBV has a defrost function, as do most of the other fridges that have been around for more than two years.

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Has an Ice Cube Tray

The FAB28QBV has an ice cube tray. Most of the other fridge freezers of this age and type also have an ice cube tray.

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Quite Small Freezer Gross Capacity

When compared to other fridge freezers that have been around for more than two years that we have assessed the freezer gross capacity of, the FAB28QBV's freezer gross capacity of only 26 liters is one of the smallest. The freezer gross capacities of fridge freezers that were released more than two years ago range from 26L to 250L.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

Across all the fridges of this spec and age the freezing capacities range from 2kg/24h to 16kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 5.7kg/24h. With a freezing capacity of only 2 kilograms per 24 hours, the FAB28QBV has one of the smaller freezing capacities amongst comparable spec fridges of this age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers smeg fab28qbv
Barcodes 08017709133092

Smeg FAB28QBV Review Sources

To prepare this Smeg FAB28QBV review we compared this fridge freezer to 2,701 other models. For each fridge freezer that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 372,298 product attributes, 1,717 fridge freezer reviews and 1,704,900 historical fridge freezer prices from 108 fridge freezer retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this fridge freezer compared to the other models as well as any areas where this fridge freezer is lacking.

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