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What is the Kagoo Score? Our unique freezers rating which considers: 1,100 US prices • 13,000 expert & user reviews • 2,900 product comparisons • Score breakdown
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#3

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LEC U5511W

94 Reviews

$301.70

83L
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Upright
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553mm
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845mm
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$370
Over 10 years
Mar 2015
#4

87

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Candy CFU130EK

12 Reviews

$225.06

105L
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Upright
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600mm
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820mm
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$400
Over 10 years
Aug 2015
#5

85

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GE FCM5SKWW

26 Reviews

$324.99

141.5L
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Chest
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730.25mm
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850.9mm
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$4,000
Over 10 years
Apr 2017
#6

85

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Russell Hobbs RH55FZ142

61 Reviews

$356.35

157L
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550mm
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1,420mm
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$450
Over 10 years
Oct 2016
#7

85

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Beko FFG1545W

88 Reviews

$350.10

204L
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545mm
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1,457mm
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$520
Over 10 years
Jul 2015
#8

85

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Zanussi ZFX31401WA

$268.29

30L
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Chest
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439mm
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510mm
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$240
Over 10 years
May 2015
#9

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Bosch GID18A30

$521.05

94L
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Upright
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541mm
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874mm
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$320
Over 10 years
Sep 2015
#10

84

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Frigidaire FFFH17F2QW

245 Reviews
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$1,031.19

453L
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Upright
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863.6mm
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1,524mm
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$900
Over 10 years
Jan 2015
#11

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Zanussi ZBF11421SV

40 Reviews

$491.17

98L
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540mm
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873mm
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$420
Over 10 years
Dec 2015
#12

83

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Hotpoint UH6

19 Reviews

$473.78

222L
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595mm
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1,670mm
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$600
Over 10 years
Feb 2016
#13

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AEG AGN71800C0

$437.63

204L
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Upright
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556mm
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1,769mm
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$630
Over 10 years
Aug 2015
#15

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AEG ABE88821LF

$665.50

98L
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Upright
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556mm
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873mm
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$330
Over 10 years
Jan 2017
#16

81

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Zanussi ZFC321WA

$300.08

210L
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795mm
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868mm
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$620
Over 10 years
Aug 2013
#17

80

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AEG ABB66011AS

$581.93

47L
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540mm
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600mm
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$340
Over 10 years
Jan 2017
#19

80

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Russell Hobbs RHCF99B

$236.29

99L
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Chest
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570mm
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850mm
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(Unknown)
Dec 2018
#20

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AEG ABB68821LS

$625.26

98L
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Upright
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540mm
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873mm
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$330
Over 10 years
Jan 2017

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Russell Hobbs RHCF292B

$356.35

292L
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Chest
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1,055mm
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840mm
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$400
Over 10 years
Nov 2016

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Zanussi ZFC41400WA

52 Reviews

$591.27

400L
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Chest
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1,325mm
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868mm
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(Unknown)
Jun 2013

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AEG ABB68811LS

$587.08

98L
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Upright
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540mm
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873mm
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$420
Over 10 years
Jan 2017

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AEG ABB68211AF

$877.02

95L
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Upright
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596mm
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815mm
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$390
Over 10 years
Jan 2017

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What Are The Best Freezer Brands?

We looked at the reviews for every freezer and used this to calculate the average overall rating of each brand. The top rated freezer brand is Gorenje with an average rating of 89%.

Rank Brand Number of Freezers Price Range Average Rating
#1
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Gorenje Freezers 59
89%
9 reviews
#2
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Bosch Freezers 151 $521 - $521
88%
375 reviews
#3
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AEG Freezers 107 $435 - $1,023
87%
225 reviews
#4
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Candy Freezers 37 $224 - $224
82%
59 reviews
#5
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Beko Freezers 74 $348 - $348
82%
2,671 reviews
#6
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Hisense Freezers 37
81%
124 reviews
#7
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Indesit Freezers 69
80%
821 reviews
#8
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Zanussi Freezers 52 $268 - $592
80%
684 reviews
#9
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Liebherr Freezers 176
79%
22 reviews
#10
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Miele Freezers 53
78%
66 reviews
#11
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Smeg Freezers 48
76%
169 reviews
#12
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Haier Freezers 35
76%
22 reviews
#13
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Hotpoint Freezers 43 $471 - $471
75%
656 reviews
#14
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LEC Freezers 26 $302 - $302
73%
513 reviews
#15
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Hoover Freezers 32
73%
201 reviews
#16
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Essentials Freezers 22
72%
1,027 reviews
#17
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Samsung Freezers 25
66%
10 reviews
#18
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Whirlpool Freezers 85 $186 - $764
65%
2 reviews
#19
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Bauknecht Freezers 52
#20
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Electrolux Freezers 70
#21 Exquisit Freezers 39
#22
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Siemens Freezers 141 $633 - $1,117
#23
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Amica Freezers 32
#24
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Iceking Freezers 27 $192 - $409
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Balay Freezers 22

Trending Freezer Comparisons

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Frigidaire
FFFH17F2QW
$1,031.19
Better Kagoo
Score
One more award
More customers
recommend it
VS
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GE
FCM5SKWW
$324.99
$706 cheaper
Newer by two
years
Moderately
better user
reviews
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Frigidaire
FFFH17F2QW
$1,031.19
One more award
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
VS
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GE
FCM11PHWW
$299.00
$732 cheaper
Five months
newer
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Bosch
GID18A30
$521.05
Better brand
Better Kagoo
Score
Energy
efficiency
rating is
higher
VS
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Zanussi
ZBF11421
$491.17
$30 cheaper
Three months
newer
4L higher
freezer
capacity
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Beko
FFG1545
$350.10
Better brand
User reviews
are a little
better
Overall reviews
are a little
better
VS
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Russell Hobbs
RH55FZ142
$356.35
Better Kagoo
Score
Newer by 15
months
Cheaper to run
by £92 over
five years
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Siemens
GI41NAC30
$839.94
19% higher
freezer net
capacity
VS
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AEG
ABB68821LS
$625.26
$215 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
Newer by six
months
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Frigidaire
FFFH17F2QW
$1,031.19
One more award
Better Kagoo
Score
44% higher
freezer
capacity
VS
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AEG
ABB68821LS
$625.26
$406 cheaper
Two years newer
$570 cheaper to
run over five
years
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Zanussi
ZFC41400WA
$591.27
$74 cheaper
302L higher
freezer
capacity
VS
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AEG
ABE88821LF
$665.50
Four years
newer
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
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Bosch
GID18A30
$521.05
$501 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
$67 cheaper to
run over five
years
VS
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AEG
ABE81226NC
$1,022.50
Better brand
16 months newer
26L higher
freezer
capacity
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Bosch
GID18A30
$521.05
$56 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
VS
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Siemens
GI18DA30
$576.81
Two months
newer
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Russell Hobbs
RH55FZ142
$356.35
Better Kagoo
Score
A lot higher
freezer
capacity
22% cheaper to
run over five
years
VS
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Danby
DUFM032A1WDB
$322.49
$34 cheaper
Eight months
newer
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White Knight
CF099M
$156.30
$38 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
13% higher
freezer
capacity
VS
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Iceking
RHZ552AP2
$193.81
Newer by seven
months
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Russell Hobbs
RHUCFZ3
$193.80
Better brand
Better Kagoo
Score
Marginally
better user
reviews
VS
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White Knight
CF099M
$156.30
$38 cheaper
Higher freezer
capacity
Two months
newer
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Zanussi
ZFX31401WA
$268.29
$82 cheaper
53% cheaper to
run over five
years
Energy
efficiency
rating is
better
VS
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Beko
FFG1545
$350.10
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
47% higher
freezer
capacity
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AEG
AGN71800C0
$437.63
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
VS
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Russell Hobbs
RHCF292B
$356.35
$81 cheaper
Newer by 15
months
37% cheaper to
run over five
years
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Bosch
GID18A30
$521.05
Better brand
Better Kagoo
Score
VS
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Whirlpool
AFB 100/A+ SF
$473.90
$47 cheaper
13 months newer
Moderately
higher freezer
capacity
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Siemens
GI11VAF30
$632.54
Superior energy
efficiency
rating
25L higher
freezer
capacity
Cheaper to run
by £54 over
five years
VS
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AEG
ABB66011AS
$581.93
$51 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
One month newer
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LEC
U5511
$301.70
$21 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
$200 cheaper to
run over five
years
VS
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Danby
DUFM032A1WDB
$322.49
Two years newer
8L higher
freezer
capacity
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Zanussi
ZFC41400WA
$591.27
$178 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
VS
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Whirlpool
UW8F2
$769.00
Three years
newer
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Frigidaire
FFFH17F2QW
$1,031.19
Better Kagoo
Score
One more award
Higher freezer
capacity
VS
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AEG
ABE81226NC
$1,022.50
Two years newer
58% cheaper to
run over five
years
Better brand
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Magic Chef
MCUF3W2
$197.98
10 months newer
VS
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White Knight
CF099M
$156.30
$42 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
37% cheaper to
run over five
years
All Freezer Comparisons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

QWhat is the difference between 'net' and 'gross' capacity?
AYou see 2 capacities used for fridges and freezers - gross capacity refers to the total inside capacity of the appliance, while net capacity is the total *usable* capacity, after discounting the volume taken up by shelves, plastic moulding, etc.
QWhat is the average noise level of a freezer?
AThe average noise of a freezer is around 40Db, making it very quiet indeed, and hardly noticeable, even in a quiet kitchen.
QWhat does 'freezing capacity' mean?
AFreezing capacity refers to the volume of food that the freezer is capable of freezing in a set period. The larger the amount, the more quickly it will be frozen.
QWhat is a 'chest freezer'?
AChest freezers are lower, wider freezers with the lid mounted on the top rather than at the front. This horizontal arrangement allows for more food to be stored, and larger individual items to fit into the freezer. However there are normally fewer compartments, and the freezer itself takes up far more floor space.

Freezer Buying Guide

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Capacity

A dedicated freezer is ideal for families that need to store large quantities of frozen food. Often they can be combined with a matching fridge to create a huge fridge freezer combined of two appliances placed next to each other. They key is to make sure that the freezer door is reversible, which will allow your combined fridge freezer unit doors to both open from the middle.

Advances in insulation technology have allowed freezer manufacturers to increase the available space inside modern freezer units. The biggest upright freezers have over 350 litres of internal storage and the largest chest freezer can have nearly 600 litres of internal storage - that's enough to store three supermarket shopping trolleys full of food!

Frost Free Interior

Older freezers and some budget models require periodic defrosting which means switching the freezer off, removing all the food, and catching all the thawing ice in a tray. This is necessary to prevent excessive frost build up inside the freezer and to keep it operating efficiently.

Many freezers have frost free technology. This means that no defrosting is required and the freezer will not frost up over time. They work by controlling the humidity level inside the freezer to prevent frost particles from forming.

Easy Access Drawers

Some freezers come with easy to access pull out drawers. Transparent draw fronts make it easy to see what's stored inside and smooth sliding rails make pulling the drawer out effortless. Look out for deep drawer sizes which can be useful for storing bulky items.

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Ice Makers

Built in ice makers are available in some stand alone freezers. Commonly they make the ice in one of the drawers which can then be pulled out and used.

Most automatic ice makers will normally need a plumbed water connection within 1.5m of the freezer. Some freezers may have simpler, semi automatic ice makers that you must fill manually.

Other Features

LED Lighting: These low energy bulbs create bright illumination of all parts of your freezer and produce a very low level of heat.

Rapid Freezing: Rapid freezing lets you temporarily increase the freezing rate of the freezer so that new items freeze more quickly.

Variable Speed Compressors: Multiple speed settings lets the compressor run quietly in normal operation and also creates more consistent internal temperatures.

Digital Controls: Digital temperature controls let you set the internal temperature of the freezer precisely and are easier to use than vague temperature dials.

Warning Alarms: An alarm will sound if the freezer door has accidentally been left open or if the internal temperature of the freezer is too high.

Soft Close Doors: The freezer door gently closes itself as you push the door shut.

Installation Tips

It's best to measure the space that your freezer is to fit in several times to make sure that you don't make a mistake. In determining whether the freezer will fit you should consider the freezer door hinge position and the space required for the thickness of the freezer door when it is opened. Don't forget about the size of any openings or staircases that the freezer will have to pass through to get it to the installation location.

The air temperature around the freezer is important for optimal operation. Most freezers are designed to work inside a heated room, so don't install your freezer in a outbuilding unless it is specifically designed for that purpose. You should also ensure adequate ventilation to the rear of the freezer.

Once your freezer has been delivered you should leave it standing upright for 4 hours before switching it on if it was transported horizontally. If it was transported vertically then standing for 1 hour should be sufficient.

Freezer Retailers, Prices and Features

Freezer Prices

The price range of freezers is from $142 to $1,118 and in total we found prices for 37 freezers. On average, a new freezer costs $475 and 80% of freezers are priced between $192 and $840. The cheapest freezer that we found is the Igenix IG100 at only $143, and the most expensive is the Siemens GS58NFW40 at $1,117.

Freezer Brands - Price Range

The highest average freezer price out of all brands is Frigidaire freezers with an average price of $867. Frigidaire freezers start at $867 and their most expensive freezer costs $867.

Siemens freezers start at $633 and their most expensive freezer costs $1,117. The average price of Siemens freezers is $856 which is the second highest average price of all freezer brands.

AEG freezers start at $435 and their most expensive freezer costs $1,023. The third highest average freezer price out of all brands is AEG freezers with an average price of $685.

Freezer Brands - Average Ratings

We have checked 8 expert reviews and 10,468 user reviews for freezers and used these reviews to evaluate the average rating for each brand of freezer. Gorenje is the top rated freezer brand with an average rating of 89%. Bosch is the second best brand with 88% and AEG is the third best brand with 87%.

Biggest Freezer Retailers

We found 20 current offers for freezers from eBay making it the biggest freezer retailer. That is over 4 times bigger than the second biggest retailer, Appliances Connection for whom we found 5 current offers for freezers. The third biggest retailer is Overstock with 4 current freezer offers.

When Are Most New Freezers Released?

January to March is the most common period for new freezers to be released in. If you want the latest freezer features you may want to consider waiting until January 2020. Alternatively you might be able to buy one of the current freezers cheaper in January once the latest models have been released. 54 new freezers were released in March 2018 making it the biggest month that year for new freezer releases. In January 2017, 101 new freezers were released making it the biggest month that year for new freezer releases. October was the biggest month in 2016 for new freezers, with 154 new freezers released that month.

How Fast Do Freezer Prices Drop After Release?

New freezers drop in price by an average of 5% in the first 6 months after they were first released.

That means that on a typical freezer costing $475 you could save on average $22 by waiting 6 months before buying.

Freezer Net Capacities

'Freezer Net Capacity' is the total usable (net) capacity of the freezer, measured in litres.

The freezer net capacities of freezers range from 22L to 1,079L. The freezer net capacities of the majority of freezers range from 70L to 120L. The freezer with the highest freezer net capacity is the Frigidaire FFFH17F2QW, which is a 453L capacity freezer and is on sale for $867.48. The Zanussi ZFX31401WA, which is on sale for $268.46, has the lowest freezer net capacity and is a 30L capacity freezer.

A higher capacity means that more food can be stored in the freezer at a time.

Types

The freezer 'type' refers to the nature of the case design and whether it is standalone or designed to be integrated into a kitchen.

Amongst new freezers, the most popular type is upright. We found 1,448 freezers that are upright freezers. The second most frequently found type amongst new freezers is chest. We found 612 freezers that are chest freezers.

Widths

Comparing all freezers, the widths range from 350mm to 1,861mm. The Zanussi ZFC41400WA, which currently retails for $591.63, has the widest width and is a 1,325mm wide freezer. The Zanussi ZFX31401WA, which is on sale for $268.46, has the narrowest width and is a 439mm wide freezer.

Heights

Comparing all freezers, the heights range from 470mm to 2,150mm. The freezer with the tallest height is the Siemens GS58NFW40, which is a 1,910mm high freezer and can be purchased for $1,117.18. The freezer with the shortest height is the Zanussi ZFX31401WA, which is a 510mm high freezer and sells for $268.46.

Energy Efficiency of Freezers

The Energy Efficiency Class of a freezer shows how well it uses energy, and how much is unnecessarily wasted. Products are ranked from G to A++ in terms of how little energy they use compared to the norm.

We found 1,102 freezers that have an energy efficiency rating of A+, which makes this the most common energy efficiency rating amongst new freezers. We found 530 freezers that have an energy efficiency rating of A++, making A++ the second most frequently found energy efficiency rating amongst new freezers.

A freezer with a better energy efficiency rating will consume less energy whenever they are used, saving you money and making them better for the environment.

Which Are the Cheapest Retailers for Freezers?

The chart below helps you decide which retailer is normally cheapest for buying freezers. For each retailer it shows the total number of freezers where they currently have a market leading price. The chart below helps you decide which retailer is normally cheapest for buying freezers. For each retailer we took all of their prices and looked at what proportion of those prices where the cheapest on the market. The cheapest retailer that we found was eBay. 19 of their freezer prices were the cheapest that could be found anywhere.

Proportion of Freezers for Which Each Retailer is Cheapest?

Assessing how cheap each retailer is for freezers by counting the number of cheapest prices for that retailer, makes the retailers that offer the greatest number of freezer prices more likely to offer the greatest number of cheapest prices. The chart below considers the proportion of each retailer's freezer prices that are the cheapest compared to other retailers. The cheapest retailer that we found using this approach was eBay. 95% of their freezer prices were the cheapest that could be found anywhere.

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