If you are thinking about buying a Whirlpool 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.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular fridge freezers. Their fridge freezers start at $448 for the BLF8121W which has a height of 1,885mm, a fridge net capacity of 228L and a freezer net capacity of 111L and go up to $656 for the ART201 which has a height of 1,770mm, a fridge net capacity of 201L and a freezer net capacity of 63L. The average price of a new Whirlpool fridge freezer is $550.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular fridge freezers.
Is Whirlpool the Best Fridge Freezer Brand?
So are Whirlpool 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.
Whirlpool is ranked the No. 18 best fridge freezer brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 18th best fridge freezer brand out there.
Let's look at how Whirlpool 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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At an average purchase price of $550, Whirlpool fridge freezers tend to be cheaper than most other fridge freezer brands. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Whirlpool fridge freezer is $78 (based on a person typically using a fridge freezer for 24 hours per day), which makes them more efficient than most other fridge freezer brands.
The average review score for a Whirlpool fridge freezer is 73%.
There's a smaller selection of Whirlpool fridge freezers available compared to other fridge freezer brands, with only 2 Whirlpool fridge freezers currently on the market in the United States. Whirlpool also have worse reviews than the typical fridge freezer brand, with the average rating of a Whirlpool fridge freezer being 73%.
Whilst Whirlpool have a number of interesting features including 6th Sense Technology, overall they tend to be less feature rich than their competitors.
No. Of Fridge Freezers
Average Price $702
Price Distribution of All Fridge Freezers
No. Of Fridge Freezers
Average Price $550
Price Distribution of Whirlpool Fridge Freezers
What Do the Whirlpool Fridge Freezer Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Whirlpool fridge freezer to work out the average distribution of reviews for Whirlpool and then compared this to the other fridge freezer brands.
Whirlpool has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its fridge freezers than most other fridge freezer brands.
Over 67% of expert reviews and 85% of user reviews for Whirlpool fridge freezers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 93% and 92% respectively across all Fridge Freezer brands.
Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Whirlpool 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 Whirlpool Fridge Freezers Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Whirlpool 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 33,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Whirlpool fridge freezers. 75% of reviews that mention reliability were positive. Therefore the majority of Whirlpool fridge freezer owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
75% of reviewers think Whirlpool fridge freezers are reliable.
So, most people think that Whirlpool fridge freezers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Whirlpool fridge freezers that mention reliability:
if you don't mind the rather plasticky handles then the Whirlpool BSNF 9152 OX delivers solid performance
only downside to the freezer Is the top drawer has a built in section for ice cubes
despite these minor flaws i can't really fault the Whirlpool ART6550 it has been very reliable so far
i do not like to do this as i hate the thought of milk leaking in my lovely new fridge freezer
Features to Look Out For On Whirlpool Fridge Freezers
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Whirlpool fridge freezers that set them apart from the competition. These include 6th Sense Technology.