Freezers: Compare features & prices Ikea Frostig BF91 review

The fully integrated Frostig BF91 freezer from Ikea has four removable drawers made of transparent plastic, so it should be easy to find your food inside. Ikea claims that the 'fast-freeze' setting allows you to deep freeze fresh food quickly - a claim we were keen to test for ourselves. Read on to find out how the BC91 fared in our freezing and energy efficiency tests.
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Specification criteria Specification
Specification
Test Date 23 November 2011
Freezer type Built in
Size (cm) hxwxd Refers to the minimum space needed to house the freezer in the middle of a run of kitchen units or corner, including any extra space required for air circulation. 89x54x54
Width size (cm) Refers to the minimum space needed to house the freezer in the middle of a run of kitchen units or corner, including any extra space required for air circulation. 54
Colour The colour we give here are the colours of the freezers available at time of testing. Other colours may be released at a later date, so if you're looking for a silver freezer, but we only have the white version, check with the manufacturer. Built in appliances can have the same cupboard door attached to match the rest of your kitchen. White
Warranty Basic warranty offered at time of purchase. Extended warranties are sometimes available free of charge if you register your freezer with the manufacturer, so check your freezer's user manual. 5 years
Storage volume (litres) Our measurement of the usable space, as opposed to the manufacturers' claims. 71
Freezing capacity (kg/24hr) The amount of fresh food that can be frozen to -18°C in 24 hours, this is important for taste and texture. If there's no star rating it means this test was not part of our testing when we reviewed this model - see the 'Freezing power' ratings for an idea of how powerful this freezer is. 14
Energy use
EU energy label This is given by the manufacturer for energy efficiency. An A+++ indicates the most efficient category. Our previous tests have shown that these ratings are not always accurate, so check our energy costs measurements. A+
Annual energy cost (£) Our annual energy costs are based on a unit cost of 14.5p per kWh 26
Features
Room temperature range °C Indicates the range of room temperatures in which the freezer is optimised to work. 10 to 43
Frost-free No
Number of compartments/drawers 8
High-temperature alarm No
Testing information
Testing information This model was tested before we changed our freezer test programme in January 2012. For full details on how we've changed our testing, check out the 'how we test freezers' page - you can find it on the left-hand menu or via the search box above.

Ikea Frostig BF91

  • Launch date: Jan 2011
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Typical price
£250.00
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