Luce refrigerator drawers from Hotpoint

The Hygiene ‘H+’ Luce refrigerator drawers offer a useful and stylish addition to your kitchen, and with the net capacity of 150 liters, store almost as much as an average conventional fridge. Flexible storage for meat, fish, dairy and wine and a soft close mechanism are just a few of the core features of these convenient fridge drawers.

Easily installed under your countertop, the energy ‘A’+ rated, 90cm wide refrigerator drawers come with wine rack, adjustable legs, 2 salad crispers, 2 fish / meat boxes, dairy box, bottle holder, antibacterial protection and … (read more)

Samsung adds a Sodastream dispenser to its new refrigerator

Samsung adds a Sodastream dispenser to its new refrigerator

If you like sparkling water or homemade soft drinks flavored with syrup, the Samsung RF31FMESBSR four-door refrigerator might deserve a spot in your kitchen. The $ 3,900 French-door bottom-freezer is the first of its kind to feature a built-in carbonated-water dispenser. We bought one to see how the dispenser works, and to compare the refrigerator’s temperature performance, energy efficiency, and convenience with the other 300-plus models in our refrigerator tests.

Samsung partnered with Sodastream, manufacturer of the … (read more)

GE Café French door refrigerator with hot water dispenser

More details on the new GE Café French door refrigerator, the CFE29TSDSS, that has hot water dispenser. Previously covered in GE French Door refrigerators for 2012, this 29 cubic foot fridge freezer heats up to 10 ounces of filtered water in minutes, using customized 90°F to 185°F temperature range or 4 preprogrammed settings, which are 90°F Keep Warm, 150°F Cocoa, 170°F Tea and 185°F Soup.

GE is betting on the rapidly growing tea popularity in the U.S. The tea industry has steadily increased from under $ 2 billion in 1992 to … (read more)

LG’s mega-capacity refrigerator skimps on energy not space

LG’s mega-capacity refrigerator skimps on energy not space

LG’s latest French-door bottom-freezer, the LG LFX33975ST, has an industry-leading claimed capacity of 33 cubic feet. The use of vacuum insulated panels, or VIPs, is one factor in the $ 3,500 refrigerator’s cavernous interior since this type of insulation allows for an exceptionally thin shell and doors. And based on our preliminary test results, LG’s mega fridge is headed for a top spot in our Ratings of nearly 260 refrigerators.

Besides working the VIPs, LG squeezed every last cubic inch … (read more)

Mixed marks for Daewoo FRS-Y22D1A refrigerator

Mixed marks for Daewoo FRS-Y22D1A refrigerator

Daewoo Electronics, the third largest electronics firm in South Korea after Samsung and LG, is looking to expand its presence in the U.S. home appliance market. Consumer Reports has tested a handful of Daewoo front-loader washing machines and found them to be only so-so. Daewoo’s entrance into our refrigerator Ratings reveals more of the same.

The Daewoo FRS-Y22D1A side-by-side refrigerator sells for about $ 1,350, making it a mid-priced model for the category. Like many of its counterparts, it features … (read more)

Psst! The new Samsung refrigerator dispenses sparkling water

Psst! The new Samsung refrigerator dispenses sparkling water

GE caught a lot of eyes at the International Builders’ Show in January with its hot-water-dispensing Café French-door refrigerator. Today, Samsung answers with the launch of the Samsung RF31FMESBSR four-door refrigerator, the industry’s first-ever automatic sparkling-water dispenser, which could save storage space in the kitchen, reduce bottle waste, and maybe even save you money on carbonated-beverage purchases. The new refrigerator will be available in April for $ 3,900.

Samsung teamed up with SodaStream, manufacturer of the popular countertop soda makers, … (read more)

Samsung’s T9000 redefines the four-door refrigerator

Samsung’s T9000 redefines the four-door refrigerator

The Samsung T9000 refrigerator, which debuted at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show, prompted plenty of double takes from passers-by with its oddly symmetrical four-door facade. Samsung calls it the next evolution in refrigerator design and hopes to appeal to busy home entertainers who might value its versatility. The T9000 will be available in late Spring 2013 for $ 4,000.

Through decades of refrigerator testing at Consumer Reports, we’ve watched the face of this appliance morph from one-door (the original ice box with … (read more)

Samsung T9000 French four-door refrigerator with Android based LCD screen

Samsung T9000 RF32FSQDBSR is a large French Door refrigerator with 10″ LCD display / control screen, Wi-Fi support and 32 cubic feet total capacity, which is 4 cu. ft more than the capacity of Samsung RF4289HARS 4-door refrigerator with Apps.

Based on extremely popular in Korea four-door Samsung Zipel T9000 that sold 10,000 units in one month after its release, the fridge freezer features large LCD screen which runs the Android operating system and offers a range of preinstalled apps for calendars, weather and news as well as Evernote sharing app, which … (read more)