If you are thinking about buying a Samsung fridge freezer then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of fridge freezer brands is compiled by analysing over 33,000 user and expert reviews and 20 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 13,000 fridge freezers.
Samsung are recognised for their wide selection of premium and award winning fridge freezers. Their fridge freezers start at $549 for the RT18M6213 which has a height of 1,695.45mm, a fridge net capacity of 360L and a freezer net capacity of 138L and go up to $2,853 for the RF23H which has a height of 1,778mm, a fridge net capacity of 405L and a freezer net capacity of 125L. The average price of a new Samsung fridge freezer is $1,821.
Samsung are recognised for their wide selection of premium and award winning fridge freezers.
Is Samsung the Best Fridge Freezer Brand?
So are Samsung fridge freezers any good? We give every fridge freezer a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all fridge freezers we are able to impartially rank all the fridge freezer brands.
Samsung is ranked the No. 8 best fridge freezer brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Samsung is the 8th best fridge freezer brand out there.
Let's look at how Samsung fridge freezers compare to the other fridge freezer brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Samsung Fridge Freezers
At an average purchase price of $1,821, Samsung fridge freezers tend to be more expensive than most other fridge freezer brands. Samsung also have better reviews than the typical fridge freezer brand, with the average rating of a Samsung fridge freezer being 85%.
The average review score for a Samsung fridge freezer is 85%.
There's a smaller selection of Samsung fridge freezers available compared to other fridge freezer brands, with only 6 Samsung fridge freezers currently on the market in the United States. Whilst Samsung have a number of interesting features including PowerCooling and Sliding Shelves, overall they tend to be less feature rich than their competitors.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Samsung fridge freezer is $83 (based on a person typically using a fridge freezer for 24 hours per day), which makes them less efficient than most other fridge freezer brands.
No. Of Fridge Freezers
Average Price $702
Price Distribution of All Fridge Freezers
No. Of Fridge Freezers
Average Price $1,821
Price Distribution of Samsung Fridge Freezers
What Do the Samsung Fridge Freezer Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Samsung fridge freezer to work out the average distribution of reviews for Samsung and then compared this to the other fridge freezer brands.
Samsung has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its fridge freezers than most other fridge freezer brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 90% of user reviews for Samsung fridge freezers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 93% and 92% respectively across all Fridge Freezer brands.
Purchasers of Samsung fridge freezers frequently mentioned that the product had an environmentally responsible design, was easy to use and had a good capacity. Their fridge freezers have also won a total of 10 awards.
Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Samsung fridge freezers by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other fridge freezer brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Samsung Fridge Freezers Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 10 industry awards for Samsung fridge freezers. This means that Samsung has more awards for its fridge freezers than any other brand. The table below compares the number of awards given to Samsung to other popular fridge freezer brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
Samsung has more awards for its fridge freezers than any other brand.
We checked over 33,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Samsung fridge freezers. 110+ of these reviews that mention reliability of which 86% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Samsung fridge freezer owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
86% of reviewers think Samsung fridge freezers are reliable.
So, most people think that Samsung fridge freezers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Samsung fridge freezers that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
Well built toaster great value
The shelves are sturdy for its size
very careful not to damage anything
Poor Build Quality
Be careful with scratches
Not very well made
We have dealt with issues of water leaking from the water/ice dispenser
I am long term concerned about their durability
Features to Look Out For On Samsung Fridge Freezers
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Samsung fridge freezers that set them apart from the competition. These include PowerCooling and Sliding Shelves.