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Smeg FAB30RO1

71

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Smeg FAB30RO1

Smeg FAB30RO1

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A good spec and very economical to run 293L total capacity fridge freezer
Orange 229L 64L 600mm May 2013 A++
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Smeg FAB30RO1 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Smeg FAB30RO1 number 879 in small fridge freezers.
77
Features
Good Features
66
Age
4 Years Old
88
Running Costs
£500 Over 10 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

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 efficiency rating of A+++, and its running costs of £500 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 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:
Quieter than average noise level
T climate class
Smaller than average freezer net capacity
Shorter than average storage time during power failure

Smeg FAB30RO1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

Smeg is one of the better rated fridge freezer manufacturers according to average reviews from owners and experts.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this fridge freezer is A+++, and the FAB30RO1 has an average 10 year running cost of £500 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,540 fridge freezers.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Smeg fridge freezer was released in May 2013.

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Features

Average Fridge Net Capacity

The Smeg FAB30RO1's fridge net capacity of 229L is fairly average compared to most other fridge freezers. It is larger than 35% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacity of the FAB30RO1 of only 64L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 29% 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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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

Fridge freezers have noise levels of between 32dB and 48dB, and the average noise level is 40dB. The Smeg FAB30RO1's noise level of only 38dB is quieter than 74% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The average storage time during power failure of all fridge freezers is 18h, with the shortest being 4h and the longest being 51h. The storage time during power failure of the FAB30RO1 of only 15h is shorter than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is shorter than 65% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Freezing Capacity

The FAB30RO1's freezing capacity of only 3kg/24h is in the smallest 23% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature. Across all the fridge freezers the freezing capacities range from 1kg/24h to 72kg/24h, and the average freezing capacity is 7.5kg/24h.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets (fridge)

Most fridge freezers have between 1 and 10 shelves/baskets (fridge), including the Smeg FAB30RO1 which has three shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Only Two Shelves/baskets (freezer)

The Smeg FAB30RO1 is a two shelf/basket fridge freezer. Most of the other fridge freezers have between one and eight shelves/baskets (freezer).

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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 typical of many fridge freezers.

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Does Not Have a Fresh Zone Compartment

The FAB30RO1 does not have a fresh zone compartment. 70% of fridge freezers also do not have a fresh zone compartment.

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Has a Defrost Function

The FAB30RO1 has a defrost function, unlike 78% of fridge freezers which do not have a defrost function.

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Average Total Net Capacity

The total net capacity of the FAB30RO1 of 293L is relatively standard compared to most other fridge freezers. It is larger than 53% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Multi-Airflow System (fridge)

The FAB30RO1 has a multi-Airflow system (fridge), which is unusual. 76% of fridge freezers do not have a multi-Airflow system (fridge).

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Has a Temperature Alarm

The FAB30RO1 has a temperature alarm, which is unusual. 84% of fridge freezers do not have a temperature alarm.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

retro50sfab30ro1drzwiprawostronne, smeg fab30ro1

Barcodes:

08017709173821, 08017709177515

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