GE Café refrigerator with Keurig K-Cup Brewing System

No matter how you prefer your cup of coffee, there’s no denying the single-serve brewing trend is piping-hot. According to a 2014 National Coffee Association coffee drinking trends survey, 29% of respondents who drank coffee said they used a single-cup brewer, up nearly 50% from the previous year. Brewing at home is about to become even more appealing as GE introduces an industry first: the GE Café Series refrigerator with Keurig K-Cup Brewing System.

GE’s new refrigerator technology, an evolution of its Cafe French door refrigerator unique hot water dispenser, paired … (read more)

Jennair counter depth, French Door refrigerator

The new Jennair JFC2089BE is a 69″ counter depth, French Door refrigerator with internal ice & water dispenser. Among the highlights of this 19.6 cu. ft. counter depth refrigerator are the TriSensor electronic climate control that offers consistently optimum temperatures thanks to sensors that measure the environment inside and out, and the unique Produce Preserver that keeps fruits and vegetables fresher longer by absorbing the gases that cause produce to over ripen.

The 14.10 cu. ft. refrigerator compartment features 6 door bins, including 2 adjustable gallon-sized, 3 adjustable 2-liter ones and a dairy bin. … (read more)

5 biggest goofs when buying a refrigerator

5 biggest goofs when buying a refrigerator

The hundreds of refrigerator models on the market means there’s definitely the perfect unit out there for you. The flipside to the bounty is that there are also a lot of ways to go wrong. We boiled the many pitfalls into five common gaffes committed by refrigerator shoppers. Give them a look before seeing our refrigerator Ratings for more than 300 models available in stores and online.     

Choosing the wrong size. This is especially important to avoid if you’re working … (read more)

Northstar French Door vintage refrigerator

This is a 36″ French Door refrigerator from Northstar. Very cool Energy Star vintage fridge freezer, available in the 1958 Model with 24.8 cu. ft. capacity, auto defrost, interior filtered water dispenser and ice maker, and gallon sized door storage. You can also have it in the 19.8 cu. ft. cabinet-depth 1959 Model.

The new fridge freezer from the Northstar Collection, the vintage French Door refrigerator combines the iconic look of 50s appliances with modern features. It perfectly complements the established Northstar line, offering a solid choice for consumers who want vintage looking, yet … (read more)

Kuppersbusch American Style refrigerator

Offering every advantage of a large, side-by-side fridge freezer, the 84 cm wide stainless American Style refrigerator from Kuppersbusch has precise architectural lines and rectangular handles, giving a clean, almost severe look to your modern kitchen. The freestanding KE 9700-0-2TZ provides 550 liters in net capacity and with its smartly designed interior, makes food storage a simple and predictable task.

The easily accessible, 154-liter double drawer freezer ensures straight forward and trouble free storage of frozen food. You can freeze 13.5 kg of fresh food in 24 hours in this Kuppersbusch American Style refrigerator, … (read more)

$10,000 built-in refrigerator ranks last in our Ratings

$ 10,000 built-in refrigerator ranks last in our Ratings

Consumers willing to spend ten grand on a refrigerator might not be too concerned about annual energy costs. But at Consumer Reports we take energy efficiency seriously, and so models that consume a lot of power relative to their capacity in our tests get dinged. That was the case with the Fhiaba Series MG Stand Plus MG8991TST6/3U, a $ 10,000 Italian-made refrigerator that landed at the bottom of our built-in refrigerator Ratings, with an overall score of 27 … (read more)

Siemens iQ 700 Twincenter refrigerator and freezer combination

The Siemens KS36WPI30 upright fridge and the GS36DPI20 upright No Frost freezer create a modern refrigeration solution for all your needs in stylish, minimalist Siemens iQ 700 Twincenter. Positioned side-by-side, the two stainless steel fingerprint-free appliances form a large 556-litre net volume food storage center with automated water and ice dispensers, high energy efficiency, glare-free LED illumination, removable magnetic door seals for easy cleaning and robust yet elegant trims.

The 346-litre KS36WPI30 iQ 700 premium refrigerator has the hydroFresh Box with adjustable humidity to keep fruit and vegetables fresh up to 2 times longer, … (read more)

Samsung refrigerator hits new high for efficiency

Samsung refrigerator hits new high for efficiency

Back in 1975, a typical refrigerator consumed about 1,750 kilowatt-hours (kWh) per year. The Samsung RF261BIAESR, a new French-door refrigerator with a claimed capacity of 25.5 cubic feet, uses less than a quarter that amount, making it the most efficient model we’ve ever tested in that category. The $ 2,100 refrigerator also maintains superb temperature control and has several helpful features, including a full-width pantry drawer, touchpad controls, and LED theatre lighting.

One feature the Samsung RF261BIAESR(read more)