Fridges: Compare features & prices Ikea Frostig BC219 review http://www.which.co.uk/home-and-garden/kitchen/reviews/fridges/ikea-frostig-bc219/review/
If you're looking for a tall, built-in fridge with the benefit of a bottle rack, you may have come across Ikea's Frostig BC219. But does the thermostat find the perfect temperature automatically, or will you have to play around with the settings yourself? This is just one of the many tests we put our fridges through; read on to find out how well this one performed when we sent it to the test lab.
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|Recommended thermostat setting|
|Quietness and vibration|
|Ease of use/cleaning|
Ikea Frostig BC219
- Launch date: Feb 2011
- Type: Tall
- Which? score:
|What is this?|
Compares energy use for each fridge taking size into account.
How quickly the fridge cools food to the correct temperature, this is important for hygiene and convenience.
Recommended thermostat setting
The manufacturers recommended thermostat setting should result in a temperature under 5°C in the fridge. Fewer than two stars means you will have to adjust the thermostat setting until it matches the correct setting.
The difference between the coldest and warmest parts of the fridge. Those with even temperatures got the highest rating.
How closely the fridge maintains the correct temperature, even when the room temperature changes.
Quietness and vibration
Five stars means the model is quiet, one star is noisy.
How reliable this brand of fridge is