Refrigerator named with a hint of irony

Sleek French door fridge take a slim approach to four-door cooling.

Pictured is the stainless steel model; it's also available in gloss black. Appliancist

The name may be misleading, but this Combi Quadrio Hotpoint French Door refrigerator does a great job of looking cool while it's cooling your foods. Available in gloss black or stainless steel and only 70 cm wide, it's an addition to your kitchen that will fit right in.

But don't let the slender shape fool you: the refrigerator bay can hold up to 300 liters, and the freezer holds up to 110 liters. And where they deliver in size, they save in energy use. The freezer has a four-star rating and its A rating means it should be able to reduce energy usage by 50 percent.

Other features include an LED display, electronic thermostat, high-temperature warning light, antibacterial protection, SuperCool and SuperFreeze functions, deodorizing filter, holiday setting, four adjustable safety glass shelves, egg tray, butter box, in-door bottle rack, extra deep door storage, six-bottle wine rack, dairy compartment, two salad crispers, egg rack, two pullout freezer drawers, removable shelf, and twist and serve ice cube tray. ( Learn more about the Hotpoint French Door refrigerator.

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    Jenn Lowell spent her time at the University of Colorado building robots and other toys before earning her graduate degree in mechatronics and mechanical engineering. She is a self-proclaimed lover of anything that runs off of electricity and has moving parts or motors. Currently pulling double-duty as a high school science teacher and freelance blogger, she has free time seldom enough to deeply appreciate the modern technological conveniences that give her more of it. She is a long-time recreational blogger currently living and working in Brooklyn, NY.


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