Refrigerators come in all sizes, some have different features, some look stylish, some are more power efficient. At the end, it becomes an overwhelming experience once you enter a multi-brand store looking for a perfect fridge for yourself, especially if you are on a limited budget.
So in order to give a better perspective, we have selected some of the best options for you. So without further ado, here is the list of top 5 refrigerators under Rs 20,000 that you can consider.
LG 190 L Direct Cool Single Door Refrigerator
LG is a well-known name in the household, especially if you consider the Indian market. The company has a strong presence in the home appliances market and when it comes to a refrigerator, then it is among the top notches brand. The company’s budget offering LG 190L single door refrigerator has a lot to offers.
To start with, the device comes with some interesting floral design and is energy efficient as well. It is equipped with LG Direct Cool technology that makes ice 20 percent faster with a specially designed patented ice tray.
Like all the refrigerator in this segment, it comes with an anti-bacterial gasket and works without stabiliser. The device comes with a lattice-type box cover where you can put vegetables and it maintains a balanced moisture level so that your vegetables remain fresh. It comes with egg tray to store eggs which can be also used as an Ice tray for making ice.
Other than this, the shelves are protected with toughened glass which can take a load as heavy as 175kg. Overall, with a price tag of Rs 15,850, the fridge checks all the box to be on this list.
Samsung RR19J2835RX 1 Single Door Refrigertor
Samsung has established itself across various segments with some interesting products and one of them is the latest RR19J2835RX 1 refrigerator. The device comes with some clean and elegant design language and is available in shades of red, grey and blue. The door handle comes in Chrome which gives a decent look to the fridge.
The device has a capacity of 192L and uses an efficient LED lighting, which is more power-efficient than conventional lighting. The single-door fridge comes with a high energy efficient BEE star rating and is equipped with stabiliser free operation, which means that it will cut the power if there are any voltage fluctuations. It also sports an anti-bacterial gasket which prevents the build-up of fungi and bacteria inside the refrigerator. There is also a base stand drawer in the lower part of the device in which you can keep all the food items that don’t need cooling.
Also, there is a large capacity vegetable box and the device also comes with toughened glass shelves with load bearing capacity of up to 150kg. With a price tag of Rs 17,800, Samsung RR19J2835RX 1 is a good option for those who are looking for a stylish yet energy efficient refrigerator under Rs 20,000.
When it comes to home appliances, Haier is considered as one of the best brands available in the market. The company is known for bringing some good products in the past and same can be said for this. Priced at Rs 14,300, the Haier HRD-2157BS-R is a single-door refrigerator which comes with a capacity of 195 litres.
The device uses direct-cool technology and has an energy rating of 5 stars. What makes it interesting is the 1 Hour Icing Technology (1HIT), which claims to bring down freezer temperature to minus 5 degree Celsius in just 60 minutes. The fridge comes with a bigger cool pad which can retain cooling in the refrigerator for up to 10 hours even after a power cut.
It also sports a stabiliser free operation with a range of 135-290V, enough to protects the compressor and from power fluctuation. The device is equipped with LED lighting system has three shelves, five number of door balconies, a separate vegetable compartment and anti-bacteria system, which makes it a worthy option.
Godrej RD Edge Pro 190 CT 5.2
Godrej is a well-known name when it comes to home appliances and this refrigerator follows its legacy. The fridge comes with a capacity of 190L, which is enough for a small family. The device comes with an SIF technology, which ensures that your fruits and vegetables stay fresh for a longer period.
Speaking of fruits and vegetables, the fridges comes with a large tray, which makes storing a less painful job. In terms of energy rating, it gets a full five stars, meaning that it will not burn a deep hole in your pocket. Unlike other refrigerators, this one comes with a bottom chiller tray, which the company boasts can hold up to five one litre bottles coupled with 225 litres aqua space.
Other features include humidity controller to control the moisture level in the vegetable tray, deodorizer to absorb odour and toughened glass shelves with load bearing capacity of up to 120kg. The single door refrigerator comes with a 10-year rust free warranty, 5 years compressor warranty and one year warranty of the machine. All this for a price tag of Rs 15,480, makes it a good option.
Whirlpool Ice Magic Fresh 215 L
Whirlpool Ice Magic Fresh is a single-door refrigerator which comes with some interesting features. To start with, the device is equipped with 6th Sense Fresh Control Technology maintains freshness of fruits and vegetables for up to 7 days. It comes with a separate fruit crisper coupled with company’s Microblock technology that prevents bacterial growth. It also comes equipped with moisture control system and honeycomb-style lock cover maintains moisture control.
The company boasts that the fridge comes with insulated capillary technology and powerful compressor makes ice faster than any other products. The device has a storage capacity of 215 litres and can retain 12 hours cooling retention. The device also comes with a deep chiller which can chill four one litre bottles and there is a pedestal drawer for keeping additional food items like onions and potatoes, which requires no cooling. The eco-friendly fridge is priced at Rs 19,550.