The 7 Best Refrigerators Available Right Now

Fridges have changed a lot over the years. From new storage features to futuristic technological advances, today’s refrigerators are some of the coolest home appliances.

And your fridge isn’t only responsible for keeping your food fresh; it’s the focal point of your kitchen. If it’s time to upgrade your refrigerator, here’s all the information you need to find a fridge that suits your needs, taste, and budget.

1. Samsung Family Hub French 3-Door Smart Refrigerator

If you’re looking for a top-of-the-line fridge, the Samsung Family Hub French Door Refrigerator is your best bet. Featuring an interactive screen with Bixby, Samsung’s smart voice assistant built right onto the fridge, it’s one of the coolest options available.

Inside, you’ll find two-lower freezer compartments; if you need extra food storage space the right-hand lower compartment temperature can be controlled to switch to fresh foods.

The built-in screen on the door is what makes this fridge a command center – create a calendar, store photos, and use the Wi-Fi connectivity to stream TV shows, order groceries, or search for recipes. If that isn’t impressive enough, this fridge is also equipped with three cameras inside with can be connected to an app on your phone, meaning you’ll never forget the milk again when grocery shopping.

Here are a few more key features to know:

  • Plumbed water and ice dispenser
  • High-efficiency LED lighting
  • Built-in 21.5-inch Touchscreen with 8GB memory
  • Adjustable fridge shelves
  • Door shelves can hold a one-gallon container

The Samsung Family Hub retails for $3,000 at Samsung¹ or a variety of retailers.

2. GE Profile Series French-Door Refrigerator

Next up is the GE Profile Series French-Door Refrigerator with a built-in Keurig coffee maker – that’s right, you can grab a cup of coffee right from your fridge. Not only will this fridge give you more counter space, but it’s also reliable. This state-of-the-art refrigerator has been tested to hold constant temperatures.

While the GE Profile may not have the interactive touchscreen that the Samsung Family Hub Refrigerator does, this smart fridge is Wi-Fi enabled. You can connect the fridge to an app and control the temperatures.

Here are the key specs and features to consider:

  • TwinChill™ evaporators (separate temperature controls in the fresh food and freezer section)
  • Showcase LED lighting
  • Quick Space shelf
  • Drop-down tray with extra door storage
  • Wi-Fi Connected with voice-connected technology

This fridge is available for $3,300 either online at the GE² website or in-store at a variety of retailers.

3. GE Café Counter Depth French-Door Refrigerator

The GE Café refrigerator is elegant and customizable – you can design the look and feel of this fridge to suit your style and your kitchen. Just choose from a wide variety of premium finishes and hardware options to create a custom look that matches your decor.

Sleek and stylish, this appliance keeps your food cool at the temperature you choose for the fridge or freezer. This fridge is also Wi-Fi connected. Use your voice or connected smart device to preheat water from your refrigerator from anywhere in your house.

Here are a few specs and features to know:

  • TwinChill™ evaporators (separate temperature controls in the fresh food and freezer section)
  • Internal water dispenser
  • Factory-installed ice maker
  • Temperature-controlled drawer
  • Wi-Fi Connected (connects with Amazon Alexa, and Google Assistant)

This refrigerator is available for $3,300 on the Café³ website or in-store at a variety of retailers.

4. LG InstaView Side-By-Side

A window in a refrigerator? Yes, that’s correct. You’ll never have to open the door to check what’s inside with the LG InstaView.

The unique door-in-door feature comes in handy when you need a quick glimpse of what’s in your fridge – without having to open the full door, which saves energy and keeps your food cold. The InstaView technology activates the interior lights by simply tapping or knocking on the window.

Of course, it’s no surprise this model comes with Wi-Fi connectivity too. You can control your fridge’s features right from the LG SmartThinQ app. And you’ll be able to rest without any worry should this fridge encounter a problem. It’s built with SmartDiagnosis, a technology that allows you to diagnose what’s happening without calling a tech expert into your home.

Here are the key specs and features:

  • Digital temperature controls
  • Tinted glass InstaView door-in-door panel
  • Slim SpacePlus™ Ice System (located on door)
  • Smart Cooling Plus System
  • Fingerprint and smudge resistant
  • Child lock system
  • SmartDiagnosis™ (equipped with the latest technology to instantly troubleshoot problems)
  • Wi-Fi connected (use the LG SmartThinQ app to control key features)

This refrigerator sells for about $5,300 from LG⁴ or a variety of retailers.

5. Maytag 36-Inch Wide French Door Refrigerator

This is one of the most affordable refrigerators available today – but you don’t have to lose Wi-Fi connectivity if you’re looking for a budget-friendly fridge.

Inside, you’ll discover this Maytag model features slide-out shelves, a built-in water and ice dispenser, and can hold steady temperatures. With options like the PowerCold and temperature-controlled Wide-N-Fresh deli drawer, you can keep a vast variety of different foods at the perfect temperature consistently.

Here are the key specs and features to consider:

  • PowerCold® feature to ensure the right temperature with the touch of a button
  • Temperature-controlled deli drawer
  • LED lighting
  • Fingerprint and smudge resistant finishes
  • Humidity-controlled FreshLock™ crispers
  • Built-in water and ice dispenser

This refrigerator sells for $2,800 via Maytag⁵ or in-store at a variety of retailers.

6. Kenmore Elite 29.8 cu. ft. French Door

If you need a refrigerator with ample space, the Kenmore Elite is the one to choose. Not only does this model deliver tons of storage space, but it also has adjustable shelves, two interior trays, and a drawer in the freezer. You’ll also find the water and ice maker conveniently located and as space-conscious as can be to offer you more room for food.

This Kenmore model doesn’t include Wi-Fi, so it’s a great choice if you want a simple option that still does its job of keeping your food fresh. Airtight crisper drawers keep produce as fresh as possible, while easy-to-use digital controls let you adjust the temperature to the perfect setting.

Here are some specs and features to know:

  • Slim In-Door ice maker
  • Two AirTight Crisper drawers
  • GeniusCool technology
  • Full-width gourmet pantry
  • Two SlideAway shelves
  • Three-tier Tilt-N-Take freezer

This refrigerator sells for $5,300 via Kenmore⁶ or in-store at a variety of retailers.

7. Miele PerfectCool French Door

If you’re looking to update the look of your kitchen, Miele offers the PerfectCool 4-door French door refrigerator. This simple model features dual freezer drawers, spill-proof glass shelving, plumbed ice maker in the freezer, and more.

One of the most unique features on this fridge is the PerfectFresh system. Your food will actually stay fresh longer, offering you more flexibility as you won’t need to worry about your produce. The PerfectFresh system controls humidity, ensuring your food is stored at the optimal temperature and humidity level for freshness.

Here are the specs and features to know:

  • Digital temperature control
  • Door open alarm
  • Spillproof shelves
  • SoftClose
  • Plumbed ice maker

This refrigerator starts at about $6,500 from AJ Madison⁷.

If you’re interested in updating your refrigerator for a newer model, start a search today.

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