This inexpensive, yet spacious, freezer doesn’t have fancy sensors and status lights, but it’s still a very solid choice for holding considerable amounts of frozen food.
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This powerful five cu-ft. freezer comes with a very friendly price tag below $160.00. It has all the fundamental features, can handle very low temperatures and is very economical when it comes to the electricity bills.
Pro Compact, but spacious
Being only 35" high, 23" deep and 31" wide, the freezer will fit in small places like dorms, sheds or a small cottages. Its light weight also makes it easy to move around when needed. Despite the size, there is quite a lot of space inside: 5 cu-ft. That’s enough to store frozen food products for a whole family.
Pro Capable of low minimum temperatures
The temperatures can go as low as -8 °F.
Pro Easy to clean
Because of the smooth finish, the freezer is easier to clean compared to units with a matte finish.
Pro Costs little to run
The freezer has Energy Star certification, meaning that it’s quite economical. The freezer uses approximately 216 kWh per year, which translates roughly to a 26$ bill annually.
Pro Has a handy storage basket
This unit comes with a storage basket that lets you separate the most-used items from the rest.
Con Requires manual defrosting
This freezer needs to be manually defrosted. However, the built-in water drain makes it easy to drain the excess water off.
Con Lacks power indicator light
Due to the absence of indicator lights, it's hard to tell if the freezer is running or not.
Con Needs a trolley to move
There are no wheels under the freezer, so you need to get a trolley to move it around.