Bosch GSN36AW31 vs Siemens GS58NAW30
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Bosch GSN36AW31vsSiemens GS58NAW30

Bosch GSN36AW31

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AW31

$953.15
Our Verdict:
A classic and fully featured 237L capacity freezer, with a fair price and low running costs
97
Reviews
11 Reviews
80
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Running Costs
$460 Over 10 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Sep 2012 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A++
Siemens GS58NAW30

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and spectacularly high freezer net capacity upright freezer, with low running costs
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Running Costs
$580 Over 10 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
360L Upright 700mm 1,910mm Sep 2012 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 360L
Type Upright
Width 700mm
Height 1,910mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A++
Bosch GSN36AW31

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AW31

$953.15
Our Verdict:
A classic and fully featured 237L capacity freezer, with a fair price and low running costs
97
Reviews
11 Reviews
80
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Running Costs
$460 Over 10 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Sep 2012 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A++
Siemens GS58NAW30

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and spectacularly high freezer net capacity upright freezer, with low running costs
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Running Costs
$580 Over 10 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
360L Upright 700mm 1,910mm Sep 2012 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 360L
Type Upright
Width 700mm
Height 1,910mm
Release Date Sep 2012
Energy Efficiency A++

Top Prices

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Reasons For

Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
2 Reasons For
22% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Bosch GSN36AW31 only costs $463 to run over five years but the Siemens GS58NAW30 costs $597 to run (29% more).
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Better Brand
Bosch freezers have an average rating of 90.2%, whereas Siemens has an average rating of 80.6%.
6 Reasons For
Higher Freezer Net Capacity
Siemens GS58NAW30 is 360L capacity. That's 123L higher than the Bosch GSN36AW31 (237L).

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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10% Larger Freezing Capacity
The Siemens GS58NAW30 is a 22kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 2kg/24h larger than the Bosch GSN36AW31 (20kg/24h).

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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Larger Freezer Gross Capacity
The Siemens GS58NAW30 has a freezer gross capacity of 400L. That's 145L larger than the Bosch GSN36AW31 (255L).

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.

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Defrost Function
The Siemens GS58NAW30 has a defrost function, but the Bosch GSN36AW31 does not have a defrost function.

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.

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Two More Shelves/baskets
The Siemens GS58NAW30 has eight shelves/baskets, however the Bosch GSN36AW31 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 Siemens GS58NAW30 has a built-in display, but the Bosch GSN36AW31 does not.

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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Reasons Against

Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating

Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
Best
5 stars
9 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

Bosch has a better average brand rating than Siemens. The average brand rating for Bosch is 90.19% based on 79 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Siemens is 80.58% based on 26 reviews.
Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
Bosch

90

90

Based on 79 reviews
Siemens

81

81

Based on 26 reviews

Date Released

Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
66 months old 66 months old

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.

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.

Width

Height

Depth

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30

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 GSN36AW31
Bosch
GSN36AW31
70 trees 2.7 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Siemens GS58NAW30
Siemens
GS58NAW30
90 trees 3.5 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
Freezer Net Capacity 237L 360L
BEST
Noise Level 42dB 42dB
Storage Time During Power Failure 25h 25h
Freezing Capacity 20kg/24h 22kg/24h
BEST
Freezer Gross Capacity 255L 400L
BEST
 
 
 
Design Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
Shelf/basket 6 8
BEST
 
 
 
Ergonomics Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
Cord Length 2.3m 2.3m
 
 
 
Power Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
Energy Efficiency Class
A++
 A++
A++
 A++
Annual Energy Consumption 234kWh
BEST
301kWh
Current Unknown - Click to provide data 10A
Connected Load 90W 90W
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Bosch GSN36AW31 Siemens GS58NAW30
Width 600mm 700mm
Height 1,860mm 1,910mm
Depth 650mm 780mm
Weight 78kg 107kg
BEST
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height 1,900mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth 740mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width 650mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Door Open Unknown - Click to provide data 1,420mm

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