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Hotpoint FZA36

Hotpoint FZA36
97
Reviews
25 Reviews
59
Features
Average Features
89
Popularity
Widely Available
95
Value for Money
Excellent
72
Age
3 Years Old
88
Running Costs
£470 Over 10 Years
84
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A classic and great value for money 73L capacity freezer, with very low running costs but only a middle of the road spec.
73L Upright 590mm 850mm Mar 2015 A+,A++,A+++
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With outstanding reviews and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Hotpoint FZA36 number 82 across all freezers.

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Kagoo Score
97
Reviews
60
Features
90
Popularity
95
Value for Money
72
Age
89
Running Costs

84

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has marvellous user reviews with an average user rating of 93%, based on 25 reviews.
This freezer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer freezers with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest freezers 2018.
This Hotpoint freezer has an energy efficiency rating of A+++, and its running costs of £470 over 10 years are typical compared to the other 1,710 freezers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving freezers.
The FZA36 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a reversible doors
Has a No Frost system
Very low freezer net capacity
Higher than average noise level

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each freezer by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the freezer is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec freezers come to market, the older freezers will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Reviews

Average Review Score

4.7 stars (25 reviews)

76%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the Hotpoint FZA36?

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Some People Thought the Hotpoint FZA36 Had a Fair Price
  • Really please with my purchase. Great value with really polite delivery men who put the freezer exactly where I wanted it...
    Lynda - Amazon.co.uk 7 Jan 2017
  • A quality product at a very very keen price. plus great service too...
    Anonymous - Amazon.co.uk 29 Nov 2017
  • Two People Thought it Was Not OK When it Came to Noise Level
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    How Good Are Hotpoint Freezers?

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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Has a reversible doors
    Has a No Frost system
    Has a thermostat
    Has an ice cube tray
    Has a defrost function
    Has a temperature alarm
    Very low freezer net capacity
    Higher than average noise level
    Shorter than average storage time during power failure
    Smaller than average freezing capacity
    Only three shelves / baskets
    Very small freezer gross capacity
    Very Low Freezer Net Capacity

    The lowest freezer net capacity of freezers is 22L, the highest is 1,000L, and the average freezer net capacity is 190L. The freezer net capacity of the Hotpoint FZA36 of only 73L is in the lowest 8% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

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    Higher Than Average Noise Level

    The Hotpoint FZA36's noise level of 49dB is higher than 98% of all freezers when sorted by this feature. Freezers have noise levels of between 34dB and 61dB, and the average noise level is 41dB.

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    Shorter Than Average Storage Time During Power Failure

    Freezers have storage time during power failures of between 2h and 100h, and the average storage time during power failure is 26h. The storage time during power failure of the Hotpoint FZA36 of only 8h is very short compared to most other freezers. It is in the shortest 1% of all freezers when sorted by this feature.

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    Smaller Than Average Freezing Capacity

    The Hotpoint FZA36's freezing capacity of only 8kg/24h is smaller than average when compared to most other freezers. It is smaller than 85% of all freezers when ranked by this feature.

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    Only Three Shelves / Baskets

    The Hotpoint FZA36 is a three shelf / basket freezer. Most of the other freezers have between one and nine shelves / baskets.

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    Has a Reversible Doors

    The Hotpoint FZA36 has a reversible doors, as do 51% of freezers.

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    Very Small Freezer Gross Capacity

    The freezer gross capacity of the Hotpoint FZA36 of only 100L is smaller than average when compared to most other freezers. It is smaller than 85% of all freezers when sorted by this feature. Across all the freezers the freezer gross capacities range from 18L to 1,500L, and the average freezer gross capacity is 220L.

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    Has a No Frost System

    The Hotpoint FZA36 has a No Frost system. 70% of freezers do not have a No Frost system.

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    Has a Thermostat

    The Hotpoint FZA36 has a thermostat, which is unusual. 71% of freezers do not have a thermostat.

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    Has an Ice Cube Tray

    The Hotpoint FZA36 has an ice cube tray, which is unusual. 78% of freezers do not have an ice cube tray.

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    Has a Defrost Function

    The Hotpoint FZA36 has a defrost function. 73% of freezers do not have a defrost function.

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    Has a Temperature Alarm

    The Hotpoint FZA36 has a temperature alarm. 73% of freezers do not have a temperature alarm.

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    90
    Popularity

    Popularity

    The Hotpoint FZA36 has been listed on Kagoo since August 2017 and is currently ranked number 82 out of 515 freezers.
    95
    Value for Money

    Value for Money

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    What the Reviews Say

    Some people thought the Hotpoint FZA36 had a fair price
    72
    Age

    Release Date

    This freezer has been on the market since March 2015.

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    When Are Most New Hotpoint Freezers Released?

    We looked at the release dates for new Hotpoint freezers over the last 3 years, but couldn't see any evident trend. Three new Hotpoint freezers were released in January 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Hotpoint freezer releases. In 2016 most new Hotpoint freezers were released in October, with six new Hotpoint freezers released that month. July was the biggest month in 2015 for new Hotpoint freezers, with six new Hotpoint freezers released that month.

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    Running Costs

    Average Running Costs

    The energy efficiency rating of this Hotpoint freezer is A+++, and the FZA36 has an average 10 year running cost of £470 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,710 freezers.

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    Electricity cost $382.53
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    Total running cost over 10 years $382.53
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    Running this freezer over 10 years will generate 2.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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    To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 55 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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    How Big is the Hotpoint FZA36?

    The Hotpoint FZA36 is 590mm wide and 850mm tall. It is 620mm deep and weighs 36.7kg.

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    Hotpoint FZA36 Specification

    Key Features
    Freezer Net Capacity
    Type
    Width
    Height
    Performance
    Noise Level
    Storage Time During Power Failure
    Fast Freeze Function
    No Frost System
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Climate Class
    Thermostat
    Star Rating
    Freezing Capacity
    Freezer Gross Capacity
    Ice Cube Tray
    Defrost Function
    Design
    Case Design
    Shelf / Basket
    Reversible Doors
    Door Hinge
    Colour
    Ergonomics
    Temperature Alarm
    Power
    Annual Energy Consumption
    Energy Efficiency Class
    Weight & Dimensions
    Depth
    Weight (Incl. Packaging)
    Weight
    Installation Compartment Dimensions (WxDxH)
    Package Height
    Package Depth
    Package Width

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    hotpoint shandbookmodelfza36g, hotpoint shandbookmodelfza36p, hotpoint hotufzfza36p1w, hotpoint hotufzfza36g1g, hotpoint hotufzfza36pw, hotpoint hotufzfza36gg, hotpoint 0cee0a27ed1f, hotpoint fza36g1gh, hotpoint 100litre, guarantee fza36p, hotpoint fza36p1, warranty fza36p, fza36g1 fza36g, hotpoint 2bq23, summer fza36p, fza36p fza36p, mega fza36p

    Barcodes

    01332543123007, 05016108780688, 05016108780695, 05054645556151, 05054645556168

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