Deal of the week: Hotpoint FF7190EX fridge freezerSave £30.99 on a web promotion at Comet
25 May 2012
Fridge freezers aren't cheap, but we found this Hotpoint FF7190EX fridge freezer on sale online at Comet for a reduced price of £499.
Buying this fridge freezer in store would cost you £529.99, but by purchasing it online you can save £30.99.
However, in order to get free home delivery you will need to wait in all day for its arrival - any time between 8am and 6pm. Otherwise it will cost £25.50 to have it delivered within a two hour slot, only saving you £5.49.
See our review of the Hotpoint FF7190EX fridge freezer to see how it faired against our rigorous Which? tests.
Top tips on how to buy a fridge freezer
Before you buy a fridge freezer, it's important to think about these factors:
- Depending on your needs, family size and kitchen design, you'll need to consider the type first; an integrated fridge freezer, freestanding fridge freezer or American-style fridge freezer.
- Both the external dimensions and internal capacity are key, and the usable internal space can vary from what the manufacturer claims - as our tests reveal.
- Reduce the risk of any irritating humming by using our test results to check how noisy your fridge freezer will be.
How we test fridge freezers
We fill every fridge freezer we test - 165 so far - with groceries to test how true manufacturers claims are about fridge freezer capacity and to check how sensible the design is.
We measure how well a fridge freezer retains its cooling abilities as the temperature of the room changes, and we use a temperature probe to ascertain how long it takes for a fridge freezer to cool food to 5oC from room temperature. We also check how long a compartment will keep cool in a power cut.
Find out more in our video on how we test fridge freezers.
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All prices correct at 2pm, 23rd May 2012.
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