Amica EVKS 16172
Amica EVKS 16172
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Amica EVKS 16172

A very economical to run Built-in 142L refrigerator, but with inferior features
Built-in 142L 875mm 540mm May 2014
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Amica EVKS 16172 Review

With low running costs but at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Amica EVKS 16172 number 608 across all fridges.
Missing Some Features
3 Years Old
£224 Over 24 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 36?

Zanussi refrigerators have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better refrigerators are available. View the latest refrigerators 2017.
This fridge has an energy efficiency classification of A++, and its running costs of £224 over 24 years are in the cheapest 14% of all 652 fridges that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite loud noise level
Only one fruit/vegetable drawer
Only three shelves/baskets

Amica EVKS 16172 In-Depth Analysis


Average Fridge Net Capacity

The fridge net capacity of the EVKS 16172 of 142L is pretty typical compared to most other refrigerators. It is in the biggest 30% of all refrigerators when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

The Amica EVKS 16172's noise level of 41dB is in the loudest 16% of all refrigerators when ranked by this feature. Across all the fridges the noise levels range from 4dB to 63dB, and the average noise level is 38dB.

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Only One Fruit/vegetable Drawer

Most refrigerators have between one and five fruit/vegetable drawers, including the Amica EVKS 16172 which has one fruit/vegetable drawer.

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Only Three Shelves/baskets

The EVKS 16172 is a three shelf/basket fridge.

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T Climate Class

This fridge has a T|ST|A+|ST (Subtropical)|N (Normal)|N (Normal) - ST (Subtropical) climate class, which is typical of many fridges.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This fridge was released in May 2014.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This refrigerator has an energy efficiency classification of A++. Based on fine usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 24 year running cost of the EVKS 16172 is £224, which makes it one of the cheaper to run fridges.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05906006703936
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