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Whirlpool ART 872

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Whirlpool ART 872

£478.00
Whirlpool ART 872
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A good spec but 3 year old 264L total capacity fridge freezer, with low running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
Grey 201L 63L 540mm May 2015 A+
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Whirlpool ART 872 Review

Released 3 years ago and with very good features, we have ranked the Whirlpool ART 872 number 679 in small fridge freezers.
64
Value for Money
Good
77
Features
Good Features
79
Age
2 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£700 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 efficiency rating of A+++, and its running costs of £700 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:
Five shelves/baskets (fridge)
Quieter than average noise level
Fresh control
NoFrost
Antibacterial filter
Fast freezing
Electronic control system
Pitch-perfect performance. this whirlpool fridge freezer features an electronic control system that ensures correct parameter settings at all times, providing the ideal performance and temperature control.<br> LED lighting
Smaller than average freezer net capacity
Smaller than average total net capacity

Whirlpool ART 872 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Whirlpool Fridge Freezers Have Very Good Reviews

Whirlpool has very good average reviews across its entire fridge freezer range. 92% of those that bought a Whirlpool fridge freezer would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 63% of fridge freezers, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £478.00 it does not look like great value for money overall.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This fridge freezer has an efficiency rating of A+++, and the average 10 year running cost of the ART 872 is £700 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,540 fridge freezers.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Whirlpool released the ART 872 in May 2015.

Features

Average Fridge Net Capacity

The ART 872's fridge net capacity of 201L is fairly typical compared to most other fridge freezers. It is larger than 62% of all fridge freezers when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Freezer Net Capacity

The freezer net capacity of the ART 872 of only 63L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 26% 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

The noise level of the Whirlpool ART 872 of only 38dB is in the quietest 19% of all fridge freezers when sorted 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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Average Storage Time During Power Failure

The storage time during power failure of the Whirlpool ART 872 of 16h is relatively typical compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the longest 45% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature.

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Average Freezing Capacity

The freezing capacity of the ART 872 of 6kg/24h is relatively average compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the biggest 51% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Five Shelves/baskets (fridge)

The ART 872 is a five shelf/basket (fridge) fridge freezer. Most of the other fridge freezers have between 1 and 10 shelves/baskets (fridge).

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Smaller Than Average Total Net Capacity

The total net capacity of the ART 872 of only 264L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is smaller than 67% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature. The total net capacities of fridge freezers range from 15L to 790L, and the average total net capacity is 310L.

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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 Whirlpool ART 872's total gross capacity of only 282L is smaller than average when compared to most other fridge freezers. It is in the smallest 32% of all fridge freezers when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Automatic Defrost (freezer)

The ART 872 has an automatic defrost (freezer). 83% of fridge freezers do not have an automatic defrost (freezer).

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Has a Defrost Water Drain

The Whirlpool ART 872 has a defrost water drain, unlike 96% of fridge freezers which do not have a defrost water drain.

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Has a Water Filter

The ART 872 has a water filter, which is unusual. 98% of fridge freezers do not have a water filter.

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Has a Super Cool Function

The ART 872 has a Super Cool function, which is unusual. 81% of fridge freezers do not have a Super Cool function.

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Smaller Than Average Freezer Gross Capacity

The freezer gross capacity of the ART 872 of only 78L is smaller than 74% of all fridge freezers when ranked by this feature. The average freezer gross capacity of all fridge freezers is 100L, with the smallest being 11L and the biggest being 520L.

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Has a Temperature Alarm

The ART 872 has a temperature alarm, unlike 84% of fridge freezers which do not have a temperature alarm.

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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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Has a Water Dispenser

The ART 872 has a water dispenser, which is unusual. 90% of fridge freezers do not have a water dispenser.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

whirlpool art872aplusnf, whirlpool art872anf

Barcodes:

00635131623523, 08003437039867, 08003437040719

Whirlpool ART 872

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