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Bosch GSN36AW40vsBosch GSN36BI30

Bosch GSN36AW40

44

Overall Score

44

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AW40

$1,233.01
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 237L capacity freezer
59
Features
Average Features
90
Running Costs
$300 Over 10 Years
44
Overall Score
Mediocre
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Nov 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 Nov 2015
Energy Efficiency A+++
Bosch GSN36BI30

38

Overall Score

38

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36BI30

$1,110.42
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money and average spec 237L capacity freezer, with average running costs
18
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
51
Running Costs
$450 Over 10 Years
38
Overall Score
Mediocre
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Mar 2013 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Mar 2013
Energy Efficiency A++
Bosch GSN36AW40

44

Overall Score

44

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36AW40

$1,233.01
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 237L capacity freezer
59
Features
Average Features
90
Running Costs
$300 Over 10 Years
44
Overall Score
Mediocre
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Nov 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 Nov 2015
Energy Efficiency A+++
Bosch GSN36BI30

38

Overall Score

38

Overall Score

Bosch GSN36BI30

$1,110.42
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money and average spec 237L capacity freezer, with average running costs
18
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
51
Running Costs
$450 Over 10 Years
38
Overall Score
Mediocre
237L Upright 600mm 1,860mm Mar 2013 A++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 237L
Type Upright
Width 600mm
Height 1,860mm
Release Date Mar 2013
Energy Efficiency A++

Top Prices

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
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$1,233.01
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Reasons For

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
5 Reasons For
Lower Noise Level
The Bosch GSN36AW40 is a 38dB noise level freezer. That's 4dB lower than the Bosch GSN36BI30 (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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Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Bosch GSN36AW40 has a storage time during power failure of 25h, but the Bosch GSN36BI30 is only a 19h storage time during power failure freezer (6h 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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17% Larger Freezing Capacity
The Bosch GSN36AW40 has a freezing capacity of 24kg/24h, however the Bosch GSN36BI30 is only a 20kg/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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$149 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Bosch GSN36AW40 is $149 cheaper to run than the Bosch GSN36BI30 over five years.
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Higher Energy Efficiency Rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch GSN36AW40 is "A+++", but the rating of the Bosch GSN36BI30 is "A++".
1 Reason For
$123 Cheaper
The Bosch GSN36BI30 costs $1,110.42, whereas the Bosch GSN36AW40 is $1,233.01.

Date Released

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
25 months old Best 58 months old

Key Features

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.

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30

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 GSN36AW40
Bosch
GSN36AW40
47 trees 1.8 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Bosch GSN36BI30
Bosch
GSN36BI30
70 trees 2.7 tonnes CO2

Specification

Performance

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
Freezer Net Capacity 237L 237L
Noise Level 38dB
BEST
42dB
Storage Time During Power Failure 25h
BEST
19h
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Freezing Capacity 24kg/24h
BEST
20kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 255L

Design

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
Shelf/basket 7 7
Certification

Ergonomics

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
Cord Length 2.3m 2.3m

Power

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
Energy Efficiency Class
A+++ A++
 A+++
 A++
A+++ A++
 A+++
 A++
Annual Energy Consumption 156kWh
BEST
234kWh
Current 10A 10A
Connected Load 90W 90W

Weight & Dimensions

Bosch GSN36AW40 Bosch GSN36BI30
Width 600mm 600mm
Height 1,860mm 1,860mm
Depth 650mm 650mm
Weight 97kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
Depth With Door Open Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200mm

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