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Bosch GSD36PI20 vs Bosch GSN36AI40
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Bosch GSD36PI20vsBosch GSN36AI40

Bosch GSD36PI20

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

Bosch GSD36PI20

$1,853.05
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and fully featured 210L capacity freezer
64
Value for Money
Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Running Costs
$560 Over 10 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
210L Upright 600mm 1,870mm Nov 2013 A+
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 210L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,870mm
Release Date Nov 2013
Energy Efficiency A+
Bosch GSN36AI40

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AI40

$1,530.82
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and astoundingly economical to run 237L capacity freezer, with a reasonable price
74
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
95
Running Costs
$310 Over 10 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Oct 2015 A+++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Oct 2015
Energy Efficiency A+++
Bosch GSD36PI20

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

Bosch GSD36PI20

$1,853.05
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and fully featured 210L capacity freezer
64
Value for Money
Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Running Costs
$560 Over 10 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
210L Upright 600mm 1,870mm Nov 2013 A+
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 210L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,870mm
Release Date Nov 2013
Energy Efficiency A+
Bosch GSN36AI40

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AI40

$1,530.82
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and astoundingly economical to run 237L capacity freezer, with a reasonable price
74
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
95
Running Costs
$310 Over 10 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Oct 2015 A+++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Oct 2015
Energy Efficiency A+++

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Reasons For

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12% Higher Freezer Net Capacity
The Bosch GSN36AI40 has a freezer net capacity of 237L, however the Bosch GSD36PI20 is only a 210L capacity freezer (27L lower).

This 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.

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11% Lower Noise Level
The Bosch GSN36AI40 is a 38dB noise level freezer. That's 4dB lower than the Bosch GSD36PI20 (42dB).

This is the noise level of the freezer, 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.

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A Lot Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Bosch GSN36AI40 has a storage time during power failure of 25h, however the Bosch GSD36PI20 is only a 17h storage time during power failure freezer (8h shorter).

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.

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4kg/24h Larger Freezing Capacity
The Bosch GSN36AI40 has a freezing capacity of 20kg/24h, whereas the Bosch GSD36PI20 is only a 16kg/24h freezing capacity freezer (4kg/24h smaller).

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.

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Seven Shelves/baskets
The Bosch GSN36AI40 is a seven shelf/basket freezer, whereas the Bosch GSD36PI20 only has six shelves/baskets.

This denotes the amount of shelves and/or baskets in the freezer.

More shelves means more space to store and organise food in your freezer, which is helpful.

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Built-In Display
The Bosch GSN36AI40 has a built-in display, however the Bosch GSD36PI20 does not have a built-in display.

This denoted 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.

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$322 Cheaper
The Bosch GSN36AI40 costs $322.23 less than the Bosch GSD36PI20.
44% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Bosch GSN36AI40 only costs $315 to run over five years but the Bosch GSD36PI20 costs $563 to run (79% more).
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Better Energy Efficiency Rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch GSN36AI40 is "A+++", however the rating of the Bosch GSD36PI20 is "A+".

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Date Released

Bosch GSD36PI20 Bosch GSN36AI40
53 months old 29 months old Best

Key Features

Freezer Net Capacity

This 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.

Noise Level

This is the noise level of the freezer, 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.

Storage Time During Power Failure

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.

Freezing Capacity

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.

Shelf/basket

This denotes the amount of shelves and/or baskets in the freezer.

More shelves means more space to store and organise food in your freezer, which is helpful.

Height

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Bosch GSD36PI20 Bosch GSN36AI40

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Freezer running costs calculated based on an average of 24 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the freezer and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving freezers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these freezers for 10 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Bosch GSD36PI20
Bosch
GSD36PI20
83 trees 3.3 tonnes CO2
Bosch GSN36AI40
Bosch
GSN36AI40
47 trees 1.8 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Bosch GSD36PI20 Bosch GSN36AI40
Freezer Net Capacity 210L 237L
BEST
Noise Level 42dB 38dB
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure 17h 25h
BEST
Freezing Capacity 16kg/24h 20kg/24h
BEST
 
 
 
Design Bosch GSD36PI20 Bosch GSN36AI40
Shelf/basket 6 7
BEST
 
 
 
Ergonomics Bosch GSD36PI20 Bosch GSN36AI40
Cord Length Unknown - Click to provide data 2.3m
 
 
 
Power Bosch GSD36PI20 Bosch GSN36AI40
Energy Efficiency Class
A+ A+++
 A+
 A+++
A+ A+++
 A+
 A+++
Annual Energy Consumption 279kWh 156kWh
BEST
Connected Load 90W 90W
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Bosch GSD36PI20 Bosch GSN36AI40
Width 600mm 600mm
Height 1,870mm 1,860mm
Depth 650mm 650mm
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 99kg

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