If you are wondering how Smeg fridge freezers compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 13,000 fridge freezers by objectively and impartially analysing over 34,000 user and expert reviews and 30+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.
The average price of a new Smeg fridge freezer is $1,941.
Is Smeg the Best Fridge Freezer Brand?
So are Smeg 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.
Smeg is ranked the No. 21 best fridge freezer brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Smeg is the 21st best fridge freezer brand out there.
Let's look at how Smeg fridge freezers compare to the other fridge freezer brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All fridge freezer Brands
Smeg Fridge Freezers
At an average purchase price of $1,941, Smeg fridge freezers tend to be more expensive than most other fridge freezer brands.
The average review score for a Smeg fridge freezer is 77%.
There's a smaller selection of Smeg fridge freezers available compared to other fridge freezer brands, with only 1 Smeg fridge freezer currently on the market in the US. Smeg also have worse reviews than the typical fridge freezer brand, with the average rating of a Smeg fridge freezer being 77%.
Whilst Smeg have a number of interesting features including Flexible Storage, overall they tend to be less feature rich than their competitors. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Smeg fridge freezer is $68 (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 $716
Price Distribution of All Fridge Freezers
No. Of Fridge Freezers
Average Price $1,941
Price Distribution of Smeg Fridge Freezers
What Do the Smeg Fridge Freezer Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Smeg fridge freezer to work out the average distribution of reviews for Smeg and then compared this to the other fridge freezer brands.
Smeg 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 83% of user reviews for Smeg fridge freezers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 91% respectively across all Fridge Freezer brands.
Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Smeg 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 Smeg Fridge Freezers Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Smeg fridge freezers. The table below shows the number of awards given to the most popular fridge freezer brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 34,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Smeg fridge freezers. 10 of these reviews that mention reliability of which 76% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Smeg fridge freezer owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
76% of reviewers think Smeg fridge freezers are reliable.
So, most people think that Smeg fridge freezers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Smeg fridge freezers that mention reliability:
The build quality is superb
Excellent Build Quality
3rd party delivery which is not up to scratch
Very poor build quality
catch doesn't feel as strong build quality as you might expect with a fridge of this price
Features to Look Out For On Smeg Fridge Freezers
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Smeg fridge freezers that set them apart from the competition. These include Flexible Storage.
Smeg Flexible Storage
Flexible storage means the fridge-freezer has a section that can function either as a fridge or a freezer, dependant on your needs.
A great mid range choice, priced at $2,004.23 is the Smeg FQ60XPE, which has a Kagoo Score of 73.
Features We Love:
Large freezer capacity (157L - 8.5 bags of shopping)
Large fridge capacity (385L - 21 bags of shopping)
Multi-Airflow system (fridge)
Door open alarm
A fridge net capacity and classic 610L total capacity fridge freezer, with moderate running costs and freezer net capacity. Multiple reviews mentioned that it has brilliant features but has bad technical guidance and it's noisy.
Value for Money
$950 Over 10 Years
Our review analysis indicates that Smeg FQ60XPE has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 90%, based on 16 reviews.