Fridge freezer has built-in digital photo frameSamsung fridge freezer with 7" LCD touch screen

25 May 2010

Samsung fridge freezer blue handle lighting

With a seven-inch LCD display doubling up as a digital photo frame, 'LED tower lighting' and a zone that can switch between freezing and cooling, this new Samsung fridge freezer is one for gadget fans

New Samsung fridge freezer

The RL55VQBRS is a 'premium fridge freezer offering style and flexibility' - with a plethora of hi-tech features to match, according to the company, including:

  • LCD touch screen for controls, timer and displaying messages, with a SD card slot for uploading and displaying photos.
  • 'Energy-saving' LED lighting inside the fridge freezer.
  • CoolSelect Zone - a compartment letting you can choose the temperature setting depending on what you want to store, from 'soft freeze' to 'quick cool'.
  • 'Blue glow' handle lighting.
  • Flat back, reversible door and foldable shelves.
  • Stainless steel finish.
  • Frost free technology.

The fridge freezer is on sale now, and costs from around £840.

Which? first impressions 

Samsung fridge freezer with digital camera frame

Which? refrigeration expert Carole Shepherdson says: 'The LCD display doubling up as a digital photo frame is a nice finishing touch on this high-spec fridge freezer - but refrigeration gimmicks aren't new. 

'Some, like water and ice dispensers, can even become common fridge freezer accessories over time. We've also recently seen the launch of a 'talking' fridge freezer from Gorenje and previously tested a fridge with a built-in espresso maker from Whirlpool.'

If you're looking for a new fridge freezer, take a look at our in-depth and comprehensive reviews of the latest fridge freezers on the market - including seven Samsung models. Plus, our fridge freezer video buying guide has some top shopping tips.

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