PERFORMANCE - 73%
DESIGN - 75%
CAPACITY - 75%
FEATURES - 69%
ENERGY RATING - 72%
Frigidaire FGHS2631PF doesn't include as many features as other models nor is it as affordable, which makes it slightly unattractive. However, it manages to keep your food fresh and well-stored, which is an advantage for it.
Frigidaire FGHS2631PF is not only a good looking refrigerator with enough capacity to satisfy the needs of a large family, but it also includes performance features that prove its durability and efficiency. However, the $1,100 price tag is higher than the average price for a side-by-side unit, so you will need strong reasons to choose it over another refrigerator.
Frigidaire FGHS2631PF is a spacious side-by-side refrigerator with the freezer located on the left and the fridge area on the right. It has been designed with versatility in mind, considering that it comes in 3 finish choices to match any of your design tastes. You can opt for a classic matte white version if you prefer clean lines, a sleek matte black if you are more into elegance and class, or a modern stainless steel that can match the other appliances in your house.
When planning where to place the refrigerator, you must know that this unit is 70 inches tall, 36 inches wide, and 33 inches deep, with 9 inches more depth than a regular counter depth model, which is why you must find the right place for it so it won’t ruin your design. Regardless that aspect, you will have to admit that this is a stylish refrigerator, especially due to the Express-Select control panel located on the freezer door.
The total capacity is 26 cu. ft. for both the fridge and freezer compartments, being spacious enough to hold food for a family of 5 members. The fridge area offers a generous 16.5 cu. ft., leaving 9.5 cu. ft. available for the freezer, so you can make room for all your favorite fresh and frozen foods. There are 2 crisper drawers that keep the fruits and vegetables in the perfect temperature and moisture conditions and a Cool Zone drawer that is great for storing meats and cheese at the right temperature. The door is also designed as a storage area so you can hold there your dairy products in the dairy compartment, bottles and jugs in the two-gallon bins, and the larger items like juice boxes in the 2-liter adjustable bins.
The freezer is also smartly-designed so all the foods will have a convenient storage space that makes them easily accessible. There is 1 full freezer basket, along with a fold-under shelf, 2 wire shelves, a short pizza shelf, and 4 white bins on the door for things you want to keep within reach.
There aren’t many features to impress you with this refrigerator but in includes all the important ones that ensure a comfortable and efficient use. The exterior of the stainless steel version is designed with smudge-proof stainless steel that is fingerprints-resistant and makes it easier to clean, so you can set assured if that was your concern. The interior also includes 3 spill safe shelves that prevent spills from spreading inside the refrigerator and are easier to wipe and clean.
In case you need fresh water, the tall dispenser with a PureSource Ultra water filter will offer you clean and fresh water at any time. In addition, the dispenser also delivers ice and crushed ice, so you will get rid of the annoying ice trays
You will find everything inside the refrigerator and freezer, even in the ice dispenser in a matter of seconds thanks to the bright lighting feature that makes every compartment visible. The Express-Select control panel features a green LED display that shows t available selections of the water and ice dispenser, including Water, Ice, Crushed Ice, Dispenser Lock, Dispenser Light, and Filter Change Indicator. All these options were designed to make it user-friendly and to increase its convenience.
Frigidaire FGHS2631PF is an Energy Star qualified unit that meets all the federal guidelines in terms of energy efficiency and it allows you to save money on the electricity bill. The estimated yearly consumption is 709 kWh, which results in approximately $85 added to your annual electricity bill. This is a good rating, compared to other side-by-side refrigerators that rated the same or more.
This refrigerator is manufactured by Electrolux and is covered by a reliable 1-year warranty, so any type of repairing and parts replacing is paid for by the manufacturer. The warranty does not cover defects caused by improper installation, use, or maintenance and is only valid if the unit has the serial number on the housing. For any type of question or problem you might have with your Frigidaire FGHS2631PF, you can contact the manufacturer at the phone number and email you can find on the official website.
The unit has received many positive reviews from customers who have been pleased with the performance it has shown in keeping the foods and beverages cold and fresh. Most of them mentioned the great efficiency, the spacious interior, and the stylish design that blends in any kitchen interior.