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With distinctive retro-styling, the CVB20RP is part of Smeg's designer freezer range. But does the Smeg live up to the promise of its handsome exterior? The only way to tell was to run through the full Which? test regime so we could be sure it delivered effective cooling and freezing and could maintain the correct temperatures.
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Smeg CVB20RP

  • Launch date: Jan 2009
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Colour Cream
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