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Home Freezers 5 Best Freezers Under $500 in the US - December 2019

5 Best Freezers Under $500 in the US - December 2019

Updated 16 October 2019 by Matthew
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5 best freezers under $500

Which Are the Best Freezers Under $500?

Don't have time to read our analysis of the best freezers under $500? No problem, let's cut to the chase, the best freezers under $500 are:


What Freezer Under $500 to Buy in November 2019?

Let's take a look at the top 5 freezers under $500 currently for sale in the US, compared side by side:

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Hisense FV105D4BC2 Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W LEC U5511 GE FCM5SKWW Zanussi ZFC321WA
Hisense FV105D4BC2 Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W LEC U5511 GE FCM5SKWW Zanussi ZFC321WA
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82L
CAPACITY
40dB
NOISE LEVEL
$295
OVER 10 YEARS
A+++
68L
CAPACITY
39dB
NOISE LEVEL
3
SHELVES /
BASKETS
83L
CAPACITY
40dB
NOISE LEVEL
15h
STORAGE TIME
4kg/24h
FREEZING
CAPACITY
3
SHELVES /
BASKETS
141.5L
CAPACITY
210L
CAPACITY
42dB
NOISE LEVEL
28h
STORAGE TIME
14kg/24h
FREEZING
CAPACITY
96
Reviews
23 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$290 Over 10 Years
81
Kagoo Score
Excellent
97
Reviews
38 Reviews
87
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Value for Money
Very Good
95
Running Costs
$350 Over 10 Years
88
Kagoo Score
Excellent
95
Reviews
94 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Running Costs
$370 Over 10 Years
80
Kagoo Score
Excellent
98
Reviews
26 Reviews
87
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Value for Money
Excellent
86
Kagoo Score
Excellent
80
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
85
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Value for Money
Very Good
77
Running Costs
$620 Over 10 Years
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
A positively reviewed and extremely economical to run 82L capacity freezer, very good for individuals and couples. Purchasers report that this freezer isan excellent size and very good-looking, and quiet. The highest scoring small freezer on the market, with a very good spec and a reasonable price. Our review analysis indicates that it's very quiet and well-built, and well designed. Our review analysis indicates that this freezer isvery well designed, excellent in terms of power usage and very quiet. It's a very economical to run and classic 83L capacity freezer, very good for individuals and couples. The highest scoring freezer under $500, great for individuals and couples. Our review analysis indicates that this freezer isa brilliant size, reliable and quiet. The cheapest medium freezer available, with low running costs.
5 Reasons For
Reversible Doors
13 Months Newer
53% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Better Energy Efficiency Rating
Overall Reviews Are Moderately Better
8 Reasons For
Lower Noise Level
Fast Freeze Function
No Frost System
Reversible Doors
Better Kagoo Score
$118 Cheaper
Overall Reviews Are a Little Better
Better Brand
2 Reasons For
Defrost Function
Reversible Doors
2 Reasons For
Overall Reviews Are Slightly Better
More Customers Recommend it
7 Reasons For
142L Higher Freezer Capacity
A Lot Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
Fast Freeze Function
A Lot Larger Freezing Capacity
128L Larger Freezer Capacity
Temperature Alarm
User Reviews Are Moderately Better
5 Reasons Against
Vastly Lower Freezer Capacity
Higher Noise Level
Worse Kagoo Score
Not Currently Available
Moderately Lower User Review Score
5 Reasons Against
Hugely Lower Freezer Capacity
Over One Year Older
19% Higher Running Costs Over Five Years
Lower User Review Score
Less Customers Recommend it
15 Reasons Against
Lower Freezer Capacity
1dB Higher Noise Level
47% Shorter Storage Time During Power Failure
72% Smaller Freezing Capacity
Smaller Freezer Capacity
Does Not Have a Built-in Display
Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm
Does Not Have a Temperature Alarm
Worse Kagoo Score
Not Currently Available
Older by Over Three Years
$71 More Expensive to Run Over Five Years
Worse Energy Efficiency Rating
User Review Rating is Worse
Overall Review Rating is Moderately Worse
6 Reasons Against
68.5L Lower Freezer Capacity
Worse Kagoo Score
$128 More Expensive
Over One Year Older
Lower User Review Score
Worse Brand
7 Reasons Against
7% Higher Noise Level
Worse Kagoo Score
$118 More Expensive
Over Four Years Older
More Expensive to Run Over Five Years by 111%
Energy Efficiency Rating is Worse
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Hisense FV105D4BC2

Hisense FV105D4BC2

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Hisense FV105D4BC2
82L
CAPACITY
40dB
NOISE LEVEL
$295
OVER 10 YEARS
A+++

The Hisense FV105D4BC2 has a Kagoo Score of 81. With a price tag of $0.00 this freezer is good value for money. For further details check out our full review of the Hisense FV105D4BC2 or read our article on whether you should buy a Hisense freezer.

Features We Love:
Lower than average noise level (40dB)
Reversible doors

A positively reviewed and extremely economical to run 82L capacity freezer, very good for individuals and couples. Purchasers report that this freezer isan excellent size and very good-looking, and quiet.

96
Reviews
23 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$290 Over 10 Years
81
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Multiple reviews mentioned that Hisense FV105D4BC2 has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 97%, based on 23 reviews.

5 Reasons For for Choosing the Hisense FV105D4BC2

Reversible Doors

The Hisense FV105D4BC2 has a reversible doors, and so do the LEC U5511 and the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW and the Zanussi ZFC321WA do not. More ...

The doors on the device can be moved so they can open from the right hand side (hinged on the left) or the left hand side (hinged on the right).

Reversible doors allow a greater degree of freedom for you to set up your freezer exactly as needed.

13 Months Newer

The Hisense FV105D4BC2 was released 13 months later than the GE FCM5SKWW, released three years later than the LEC U5511, released 20 months later than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W and released five years later than the Zanussi ZFC321WA

53% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years

The Hisense FV105D4BC2 is $71 cheaper to run than the LEC U5511, $56 cheaper to run than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W and $326 cheaper to run than the Zanussi ZFC321WA over five years. More ...

Better Energy Efficiency Rating

The energy efficiency rating of the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is "A+++", however the rating of the LEC U5511 is "A+" and the rating of the Zanussi ZFC321WA is "A".

Overall Reviews Are Moderately Better

Based on 23 reviews, the average review score of the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is 93%, however the average rating of the LEC U5511 is 91% (based on 94 reviews).

5 Reasons Against for Choosing the Hisense FV105D4BC2

Vastly Lower Freezer Capacity

The Hisense FV105D4BC2 has a freezer net capacity of 82, however the GE FCM5SKWW is a 141.5L capacity freezer (59.5L higher), the LEC U5511 is an 83L capacity freezer (1L higher), the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is a 68L capacity freezer (14L lower) and the Zanussi ZFC321WA is a 210L capacity freezer (128L higher). More ...

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

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

Higher Noise Level

The Hisense FV105D4BC2 is a 40 noise level freezer, and so does the LEC U5511. That's 1dB higher than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W (39dB) and 2dB lower than the Zanussi ZFC321WA (42dB). More ...

The noise level of the freezer, is the noise generated by the freezer's compressor which runs in the background when the freezer is swithced on. The noise level is measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

Worse Kagoo Score

The Hisense FV105D4BC2 has received a Kagoo Score of 81, however the GE FCM5SKWW scored 86, the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W scored 88 and the Zanussi ZFC321WA scored 82.

Not Currently Available

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Moderately Lower User Review Score

The Hisense FV105D4BC2's average user rating is 97%, however the Zanussi ZFC321WA's is 100% (based on 1 review).

Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W

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Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W

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Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W
68L
CAPACITY
39dB
NOISE LEVEL
3
SHELVES /
BASKETS
$351
OVER 10 YEARS
A

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W has a Kagoo Score of 88. With a price tag of $196.58 this freezer is fair value for money. For further details check out our full review of the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W.

Features We Love:
Lower than average noise level (39dB)
No frost system
Fast freeze function
Reversible doors

The highest scoring small freezer on the market, with a very good spec and a reasonable price. Our review analysis indicates that it's very quiet and well-built, and well designed.

97
Reviews
38 Reviews
87
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Value for Money
Very Good
95
Running Costs
$350 Over 10 Years
88
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Multiple reviews mentioned that Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W has marvellous user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this freezer to others.

8 Reasons For for Choosing the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W

Lower Noise Level

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is a 39 noise level freezer. That's 1dB lower than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and the LEC U5511 (40dB) and 3dB lower than the Zanussi ZFC321WA (42dB). More ...

The noise level of the freezer, is the noise generated by the freezer's compressor which runs in the background when the freezer is swithced on. The noise level is measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

Fast Freeze Function

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W has a fast freeze function (as does the Zanussi ZFC321WA), whereas the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and the LEC U5511 do not have this feature. More ...

The Fast Freeze function is ideal for freezing fresh food straight from your garden or the supermarket. Lowers the temperature of the freezer to freeze any newly added fresh food quickly. This function preserves the flavour, nutritional value and texture of the food, whilst protecting already frozen food.

A fast freeze function is ideal for quickly freezing a large amount of food - it is especially good for preserving the nutrients in fresh vegetables.

No Frost System

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W has a no frost system, however the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2, the LEC U5511 and the Zanussi ZFC321WA do not. More ...

A 'No Frost' system reduces the humidity in the freezer, and automatically defrosts from time to time. This means there is little or no ice buildup inside the freezer.

A No Frost system means you don't have to waste time de-frosting the freezer, and it will keep at peak efficiency for longer.

Reversible Doors

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W has a reversible doors, and so do the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and the LEC U5511, however the GE FCM5SKWW and the Zanussi ZFC321WA do not. More ...

The doors on the device can be moved so they can open from the right hand side (hinged on the left) or the left hand side (hinged on the right).

Reversible doors allow a greater degree of freedom for you to set up your freezer exactly as needed.

Better Kagoo Score

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W has received a Kagoo Score of 88, but the GE FCM5SKWW scored 86, the Hisense FV105D4BC2 scored 81, the LEC U5511 scored 80 and the Zanussi ZFC321WA scored 82.

$118 Cheaper

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W costs $196.58, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW is $324.99 and the Zanussi ZFC321WA is $314.54.

Overall Reviews Are a Little Better

The average overall review score of the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is 93% based on 38 reviews, but the average rating of the LEC U5511 is 91% (based on 94 reviews).

Better Brand

Russell Hobbs freezers have an average rating of 95%, however GE only has an average rating of 83.3% and Zanussi only has an average rating of 77%.

5 Reasons Against for Choosing the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W

Hugely Lower Freezer Capacity

Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is only 68 capacity, but the GE FCM5SKWW is a 141.5L capacity freezer (73.5L higher), the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is an 82L capacity freezer (14L higher), the LEC U5511 is an 83L capacity freezer (15L higher) and the Zanussi ZFC321WA is a 210L capacity freezer (142L higher). More ...

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

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

Over One Year Older

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is older than the GE FCM5SKWW by seven months and older than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 by 20 months.

19% Higher Running Costs Over Five Years

Over five years the running costs of the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W are $351 which is $56 more than the Hisense FV105D4BC2. Show assumptions.

Lower User Review Score

The Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W has an average user rating of 93%, but the GE FCM5SKWW has an average user rating of 94% (based on 25 reviews), the Hisense FV105D4BC2 has an average user rating of 97% (based on 23 reviews) and the Zanussi ZFC321WA has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).

Less Customers Recommend it

Only 15.8% of 38 customers recommend the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W, however 96.2% of 26 customers recommend the GE FCM5SKWW.

The cheapest price that we could find for the RHUCFZ3W in the US is $196.58 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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LEC U5511

LEC U5511

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LEC U5511
83L
CAPACITY
40dB
NOISE LEVEL
15h
STORAGE TIME
4kg/24h
FREEZING
CAPACITY
3
SHELVES /
BASKETS
$366
OVER 10 YEARS
A+

The LEC U5511 has a Kagoo Score of 80. With a price tag of $0.00 this freezer is good value for money. For further details check out our full review of the LEC U5511 or read our article on whether you should buy a LEC freezer.

Features We Love:
Lower than average noise level (40dB)
Reversible doors
Defrost function
Ice cube tray

Our review analysis indicates that this freezer isvery well designed, excellent in terms of power usage and very quiet. It's a very economical to run and classic 83L capacity freezer, very good for individuals and couples.

95
Reviews
94 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Running Costs
$370 Over 10 Years
80
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Our review analysis indicates that LEC U5511 has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 91%, based on 94 reviews.

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2 Reasons For for Choosing the LEC U5511

Defrost Function

The LEC U5511 has a defrost function, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2, the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W and the Zanussi ZFC321WA do not. More ...

A defrost functionality works to remove any ice build up in the freezer.

Ice build up can degrade the efficiency of the freezer, and large amounts of ice may even stop the appliance from working altogether. Defrosting the freezer occasionally can help prolong the life and efficiency of your appliance.

Reversible Doors

The LEC U5511 has a reversible doors (as do the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W), but the GE FCM5SKWW and the Zanussi ZFC321WA do not have this feature. More ...

The doors on the device can be moved so they can open from the right hand side (hinged on the left) or the left hand side (hinged on the right).

Reversible doors allow a greater degree of freedom for you to set up your freezer exactly as needed.

15 Reasons Against for Choosing the LEC U5511

Lower Freezer Capacity

The LEC U5511 is an 83 capacity freezer. That's 58.5L lower than the GE FCM5SKWW (141.5L), 1L higher than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 (82L), 15L higher than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W (68L) and 127L lower than the Zanussi ZFC321WA (210L). More ...

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

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

1dB Higher Noise Level

The LEC U5511 has a noise level of 40 (as does the Hisense FV105D4BC2), whereas the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is a 39dB noise level freezer (1dB lower) and the Zanussi ZFC321WA is a 42dB noise level freezer (2dB higher). More ...

The noise level of the freezer, is the noise generated by the freezer's compressor which runs in the background when the freezer is swithced on. The noise level is measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

47% Shorter Storage Time During Power Failure

The LEC U5511 is a 15 storage time during power failure freezer. That's 13h shorter than the Zanussi ZFC321WA (28h). More ...

The length of time during which freezer can store food without mains power connection.

A longer storage time means that there is less chance of your food being defrosted and ruined by an untimely power failure.

72% Smaller Freezing Capacity

The LEC U5511 is a 4 freezing capacity freezer. That's 10kg/24h smaller than the Zanussi ZFC321WA (14kg/24h). More ...

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

A larger freezing capacity means that a larger amount of food can be frozen in a shorter amount of time.

Smaller Freezer Capacity

LEC U5511 is only 85 gross capacity. That's 128L smaller than the Zanussi ZFC321WA (213L). More ...

The total capacity of the freezer, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the freezer walls etc.

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

Does Not Have a Built-in Display

The LEC U5511 does not have a built-in display, however the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2, the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W and the Zanussi ZFC321WA have this feature. More ...

'Built-In Display' denotes whether the freezer has a display, showing critical information such as the current temperature.

A display allows you to easily see what temperature the freezer is currently at, and whether there are any problems that need to be rectified.

Does Not Have a Door Open Alarm

The LEC U5511 does not have a door open alarm, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2, the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W and the Zanussi ZFC321WA do. More ...

Freezers with a door open alarm can detect when the door has been left open for an unusually long period. Once this is detected an audible alarm will sound so that you know to close the door.

A door alarm will prompt you to close the door before the freezer loses too much temperature and food starts to defrost.

Does Not Have a Temperature Alarm

The LEC U5511 does not have a temperature alarm, however the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2, the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W and the Zanussi ZFC321WA do. More ...

Freezers with a temperature alarm can detect when the temperature inside the freezer has risen too high. This could be because the door has been left open, or due to a power cut or due to a failure on the freezer itself. Once this is detected an audible alarm will sound so that you know to check the freezer.

A temperature alarm will prompt you to check the freezer before it loses too much temperature and food starts to defrost.

Worse Kagoo Score

The LEC U5511 has received a Kagoo Score of 80, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW scored 86, the Hisense FV105D4BC2 scored 81, the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W scored 88 and the Zanussi ZFC321WA scored 82.

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Older by Over Three Years

The LEC U5511 is two years older than the GE FCM5SKWW, three years older than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and 19 months older than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W.

$71 More Expensive to Run Over Five Years

The LEC U5511 costs $366 to run which is $71 more than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and $15 more than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W over five years. Show assumptions.

Worse Energy Efficiency Rating

The energy efficiency rating of the LEC U5511 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is "A+++" and the rating of the Zanussi ZFC321WA is "A".

User Review Rating is Worse

The average user rating of the LEC U5511 is 91%, whereas the average user rating of the GE FCM5SKWW is 94% (based on 25 reviews), the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is 97% (based on 23 reviews), the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is 93% (based on 38 reviews) and the Zanussi ZFC321WA is 100% (based on 1 review).

Overall Review Rating is Moderately Worse

The average overall rating of the LEC U5511 is 91%, whereas the average overall rating of the GE FCM5SKWW is 93% (based on 26 reviews), the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is 93% (based on 23 reviews) and the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is 93% (based on 38 reviews).

GE FCM5SKWW

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GE FCM5SKWW

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GE FCM5SKWW
141.5L
CAPACITY

The GE FCM5SKWW has a Kagoo Score of 86. However with a price tag of $324.99 this freezer is a bit expensive. For further details check out our full review of the GE FCM5SKWW.

Features We Love:
Defrost water drain
Thermostat

The highest scoring freezer under $500, great for individuals and couples. Our review analysis indicates that this freezer isa brilliant size, reliable and quiet.

98
Reviews
26 Reviews
87
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Value for Money
Excellent
86
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Owners report that GE FCM5SKWW has fantastic user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this freezer to others.

2 Reasons For for Choosing the GE FCM5SKWW

Overall Reviews Are Slightly Better

Based on 26 reviews, the average review score of the GE FCM5SKWW is 93%, however the average rating of the LEC U5511 is 91% (based on 94 reviews).

More Customers Recommend it

96.2% of 26 customers recommend the GE FCM5SKWW, whereas only 15.8% of 38 customers recommend the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W.

6 Reasons Against for Choosing the GE FCM5SKWW

68.5L Lower Freezer Capacity

The GE FCM5SKWW has a freezer net capacity of 141.5, however the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is an 82L capacity freezer (59.5L lower), the LEC U5511 is an 83L capacity freezer (58.5L lower), the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is a 68L capacity freezer (73.5L lower) and the Zanussi ZFC321WA is a 210L capacity freezer (68.5L higher). More ...

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

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

Worse Kagoo Score

The GE FCM5SKWW has received a Kagoo Score of 86, however the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W scored 88.

$128 More Expensive

The GE FCM5SKWW is more expensive than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W by $128 and more expensive than the Zanussi ZFC321WA by $10.

Over One Year Older

The GE FCM5SKWW is older than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 by 13 months.

Lower User Review Score

The GE FCM5SKWW's average user rating is 94%, however the Hisense FV105D4BC2's is 97% (based on 23 reviews) and the Zanussi ZFC321WA's is 100% (based on 1 review).

Worse Brand

GE freezers have an average rating of only 83.3%, whereas Russell Hobbs has an average rating of 95%.

The cheapest price that we could find for the FCM5SKWW in the US is $324.99 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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Zanussi ZFC321WA

$314.54
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Zanussi ZFC321WA

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Zanussi ZFC321WA
210L
CAPACITY
42dB
NOISE LEVEL
28h
STORAGE TIME
14kg/24h
FREEZING
CAPACITY
$621
OVER 10 YEARS
A

The Zanussi ZFC321WA has a Kagoo Score of 82. However with a price tag of $314.54 this freezer is a bit expensive. For further details check out our full review of the Zanussi ZFC321WA or read our article on whether you should buy a Zanussi freezer.

Features We Love:
Long storage time during power failure (28h)
Temperature alarm
Fast freeze function
Defrost water drain

The cheapest medium freezer available, with low running costs.

85
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Value for Money
Very Good
77
Running Costs
$620 Over 10 Years
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Customers report that Zanussi ZFC321WA has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.

7 Reasons For for Choosing the Zanussi ZFC321WA

142L Higher Freezer Capacity

The Zanussi ZFC321WA is a 210 capacity freezer, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW is only a 141.5L capacity freezer (68.5L lower), the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is only an 82L capacity freezer (128L lower), the LEC U5511 is only an 83L capacity freezer (127L lower) and the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is only a 68L capacity freezer (142L lower). More ...

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

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

A Lot Longer Storage Time During Power Failure

The Zanussi ZFC321WA has a storage time during power failure of 28, whereas the LEC U5511 is only a 15h storage time during power failure freezer (13h shorter). More ...

The length of time during which freezer can store food without mains power connection.

A longer storage time means that there is less chance of your food being defrosted and ruined by an untimely power failure.

Fast Freeze Function

The Zanussi ZFC321WA has a fast freeze function (as does the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W), however the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and the LEC U5511 do not have this feature. More ...

The Fast Freeze function is ideal for freezing fresh food straight from your garden or the supermarket. Lowers the temperature of the freezer to freeze any newly added fresh food quickly. This function preserves the flavour, nutritional value and texture of the food, whilst protecting already frozen food.

A fast freeze function is ideal for quickly freezing a large amount of food - it is especially good for preserving the nutrients in fresh vegetables.

A Lot Larger Freezing Capacity

The Zanussi ZFC321WA has a freezing capacity of 14, but the LEC U5511 is only a 4kg/24h freezing capacity freezer (10kg/24h smaller). More ...

The freezing power is the weight of fresh food that the freezer can freeze from room temperature down to mentioned temperature in 24 hours. It is usually measured in kilograms/24 hours.

A larger freezing capacity means that a larger amount of food can be frozen in a shorter amount of time.

128L Larger Freezer Capacity

Zanussi ZFC321WA is 213 gross capacity, but the LEC U5511 is only an 85L gross capacity freezer (128L smaller). More ...

The total capacity of the freezer, this is the sum of the capacity for food storage and the capacity of the freezer walls etc.

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

Temperature Alarm

The Zanussi ZFC321WA has a temperature alarm, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW, the Hisense FV105D4BC2, the LEC U5511 and the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W do not. More ...

Freezers with a temperature alarm can detect when the temperature inside the freezer has risen too high. This could be because the door has been left open, or due to a power cut or due to a failure on the freezer itself. Once this is detected an audible alarm will sound so that you know to check the freezer.

A temperature alarm will prompt you to check the freezer before it loses too much temperature and food starts to defrost.

User Reviews Are Moderately Better

Based on 1 review, the average user review score of the Zanussi ZFC321WA is 100%, whereas the average rating of the GE FCM5SKWW is 94% (based on 25 reviews), the average rating of the Hisense FV105D4BC2 is 97% (based on 23 reviews), the average rating of the LEC U5511 is 91% (based on 94 reviews) and the average rating of the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W is 93% (based on 38 reviews).

7 Reasons Against for Choosing the Zanussi ZFC321WA

7% Higher Noise Level

The Zanussi ZFC321WA is a 42 noise level freezer. That's 2dB higher than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 and the LEC U5511 (40dB) and 3dB higher than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W (39dB). More ...

The noise level of the freezer, is the noise generated by the freezer's compressor which runs in the background when the freezer is swithced on. The noise level is measured in decibels (dB).

Fewer dB means a quieter freezer, which means it is less likely to be distracting or annoying as it hums along in the background.

Worse Kagoo Score

The Zanussi ZFC321WA has received a Kagoo Score of 82, whereas the GE FCM5SKWW scored 86 and the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W scored 88.

$118 More Expensive

The Zanussi ZFC321WA is more expensive than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W by $118.

Over Four Years Older

The Zanussi ZFC321WA is older than the GE FCM5SKWW by four years, older than the Hisense FV105D4BC2 by five years, older than the LEC U5511 by 20 months and older than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W by three years.

More Expensive to Run Over Five Years by 111%

The Zanussi ZFC321WA costs $621 to run which is $326 more than the Hisense FV105D4BC2, $255 more than the LEC U5511 and $270 more than the Russell Hobbs RHUCFZ3W over five years. Show assumptions.

Energy Efficiency Rating is Worse

The Zanussi ZFC321WA has a European Union Energy Efficiency Rating of "A", whereas the Hisense FV105D4BC2 has a rating of "A+++" and the LEC U5511 has a rating of "A+".

Worse Brand

Zanussi freezers have an average rating of only 77%, but GE has an average rating of 83.3% and Russell Hobbs has an average rating of 95%.

The cheapest price that we could find for the ZFC321WA in the US is $314.54 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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