Samsung RS53K4400SA review
|Review: December 2016|
In a nutshell: New for 2016, the Samsung RS53K4400SA is one of the best fridge-freezers you can buy, and one of a tiny number that S21 has given a 5-star rating. Huge storage capacity, beautiful finish, ultra-quiet operation, and a fully-plumbed ice/water dispenser: there's nothing we don't like!
Design & features
The Samsung RS53K4400SA American-style fridge-freezer makes a big statement in your kitchen. It's a whopper, and you'll need plenty of space, plus plumbing for the ice/water dispenser, but if you can accommodate it, it'll be a very worthwhile addition to your home.
It's beautifully finished, with a brushed metal graphite surface that's very easy to keep clean. The quality both inside and out is impeccable, and it's designed practically too, with easy door handles, and a dispenser for ice and chilled water in the freezer door. The external blue LED display shows the internal temperatures and lets you know when it’s time to change the filter.
Inside you'll find an enormous storage capacity - 361 litres net storage in the fridge, and 174 litres in the freezer compartment, for a total of 535 litres net. The fridge and freezer sections have separate cooling units and are fully no-frost in operation. Both sections have LED tower lighting.
The fridge section has four shelves made of tempered glass, two big vegetable/fruit drawers, and four door pockets. The freezer has multiple storage sections for maximum flexibility.
Efficiency, noise & reliability
As big appliances go, this model is extremely energy-efficient with an A+ energy rating, but due to its huge size it will use more electricity than smaller models. A "Holiday Mode" setting lets you save electricity while you're away.
It's extremely quiet in use, with a noise level of just 39dB. We don't think you'll find a quieter fridge-freezer than this.
The build quality is top-notch, and Samsung offers a ten-year manufacturer's warranty on the digital linear compressor, which is the most expensive component of the appliance.
Conclusion - one of the best
We rarely give out 5-star ratings to fridge-freezers, but in the case of the Samsung RS53K4400SA we can't find anything to fault. Beautiful yet practical, with no gimmicks, just top quality build and design, you really can't go wrong with this appliance. Shop around and see if you can find it for less than £1000, and you'll be making a sound investment.
Samsung RS53K4400SA features include:
- Energy efficiency class: A+
- Annual energy consumption: 420 kWh
- Net fridge capacity: 361 litres
- Net freezer capacity: 174 litres
- 4 star freezer rating
- Plumbed water & ice dispenser with filter
- Noise level: 39dB
- Dimensions (H x W x D): 178.9 cm x 91.2 cm x 74.7 cm (with door handle)
- Colour: Metal Graphite
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