Frigidaire 17.4 Cu. Ft. White Upright Freezer
White Frigidaire FFFU17M1QW is a 17.4 cubic feet capacity best selling upright freezer with an average user rating of 5 stars at Amazon.com. 17.4 cu. ft. capacity will give you plenty of space to store a lot of frozen foods. The bright interior light will let you see the contents of the freezer clearly in the dark or dim light.
In case of a power cut your stuff in the freezer will stay frozen for more than two days thanks to the thicker ArcticLock walls. This newer model Frigidaire freezer is reported to offer about 25 percent more power efficiency than the 2013 model Frigidaire freezers. There is a green power indicator light to let you know that the freezer is on without checking the compressor sound or opening the door.
Frigidaire FFFU17M1QW weighs 198 pounds, measures 67.25H x 32.25D x 34W inches including the handle and the depth is 28.5 inches excluding the handle. It comes with a convenient lock with a pop-out key that ejects after you lock the door and will not be left on the door. This is not an automatic defrost type freezer and needs to be defrosted manually every 6 months or so. Frigidaire 16.6 cu. ft freezer model has the auto defrost function and that is the largest model they have that we are aware of.
You need about three inches of clearance at the rear and two inches on the sides for proper ventilation and operation. There are three fixed wire shelves and five door bins for better organization of your items in the freezer. The door is not reversible and is fixed to open from the left with the hinge on the right. There is a mechanical temperature control dial inside to let you adjust the interior temperature easily. You need to use it in a room where the air temperature is not over 110 degrees Fahrenheit. And it will not be affected by the temps below 32° F.
With the auto defrost freezers everything inside will be defrosted simultaneously and your foods may get affected. It holds quite a bit and offers easy access to your frozen foods. Frigidaire Freezer comes with a defrost water drain for you to remove water conveniently during the defrosting. It is a CSA certified freezer, meaning that it complies the health and safety standards as a top of the line appliance. It comes with a one year limited warranty and you can contact the Frigidaire customer support in case of any issues or problems you may have. Overall you’re getting good value for money.