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Bosch GSN36BI30vsBosch GSN54AW42

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 GSN54AW42

41

Overall Score

41

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run but only middle of the road spec upright freezer
58
Features
Average Features
73
Running Costs
$360 Over 10 Years
41
Overall Score
Mediocre
323L Upright 700mm 1,760mm Apr 2016 A+++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 323L
Type Upright
Width 700mm
Height 1,760mm
Release Date Apr 2016
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 GSN54AW42

41

Overall Score

41

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run but only middle of the road spec upright freezer
58
Features
Average Features
73
Running Costs
$360 Over 10 Years
41
Overall Score
Mediocre
323L Upright 700mm 1,760mm Apr 2016 A+++
Freezer Net Capacity Type Width Height Release Date Energy Efficiency
Freezer Net Capacity 323L
Type Upright
Width 700mm
Height 1,760mm
Release Date Apr 2016
Energy Efficiency A+++

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Reasons For

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42
No data 6 Reasons For
Higher Freezer Net Capacity
The Bosch GSN54AW42 is a 323L capacity freezer. That's 86L higher than the Bosch GSN36BI30 (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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1dB Lower Noise Level
The Bosch GSN54AW42 has a noise level of 41dB, whereas the Bosch GSN36BI30 is a 42dB noise level freezer (1dB higher).

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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6h Longer Storage Time During Power Failure
The Bosch GSN54AW42 is a 25h storage time during power failure freezer. That's 6h longer than the Bosch GSN36BI30 (19h).

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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10% Larger Freezing Capacity
The Bosch GSN54AW42 is a 22kg/24h freezing capacity freezer. That's 2kg/24h larger than the Bosch GSN36BI30 (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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Cheaper to Run by $90 Over Five Years
Over five years the Bosch GSN54AW42 only costs $358 to run however the Bosch GSN36BI30 costs $448 to run (25% more).
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Energy Efficiency Rating is Superior
The Bosch GSN54AW42 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+++", whereas the Bosch GSN36BI30 has a rating of "A++".

Date Released

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42
58 months old 20 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.

Width

Height

Depth

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42

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 GSN36BI30
Bosch
GSN36BI30
70 trees 2.7 tonnes CO2
Bosch GSN54AW42
Bosch
GSN54AW42
56 trees 2.2 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Performance

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42
Freezer Net Capacity 237L 323L
BEST
Noise Level 42dB 41dB
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure 19h 25h
BEST
Freezing Capacity 20kg/24h 22kg/24h
BEST
Freezer Gross Capacity 255L Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Ice Packs Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42
Shelf/basket 7 7
Certification Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42
Cord Length 2.3m Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42
Energy Efficiency Class
A++ A+++
 A++
 A+++
A++ A+++
 A++
 A+++
Annual Energy Consumption 234kWh 187kWh
BEST
Current 10A Unknown - Click to provide data
Connected Load 90W Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Bosch GSN36BI30 Bosch GSN54AW42
Width 600mm 700mm
Height 1,860mm 1,760mm
Depth 650mm 780mm
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Door Open 1,200mm Unknown - Click to provide data

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