What is an upright freezer?
Simply, upright freezers are single-door freezers that stand upright. Just like a fridge. They’re a perfect frozen food storage option, and you can buy freezers online and instore at JB whether you’re after a small upright freezer or a large one. Upright freezers are part of our big-brand fridge and freezer range that also includes:
- Chest freezers
- Top mount fridges
- Bottom mount fridges
- Single-door fridges
- French-door fridges
- Side-by-side fridges
When it comes to purchasing an upright freezer vs chest freezer, there are things to consider. Both freezers will give you a heap of technology and features. Upright freezers takes less floor space, can make access easier, with drawers and shelves to help you separate food.
Are upright freezers frost free?
Being frost free is a big deal when talking freezers. The last thing anyone wants is to manually defrost your freezer from time to time. JB’s range includes freezers that won’t frost up. That gives you peace of mind and saves you time and elbow grease. Being frost free is just one of the big bits of technology you’ll find in our freezer range. Others include:
- Fast freeze tech. Freeze your food as quickly as possible when you need to.
- Clever cold. When the door opens, your freezer kicks in.
- Connected. Your freezer can be part of your smart kitchen and Connected Home.
- Efficient. The even delivery of cold air keeps your food fresh and power bills down.
- Touchscreens. Gives you total control at all times.
- Designs. Built tough with stainless steel outsides and easy-to-clean insides.
Where should you keep an upright freezer?
The short answer is, keep your upright freezer wherever you want, but there are a few things to think about. Being upright means upright freezers don’t take up much floorspace. That gives you a lot more choice when it comes to your kitchen, laundry, mudroom, or even pantry When considering placing freezer in garage or outdoor area, do consider extreme hot and cold temperatures can impact both the performance and safety of freezers. Wherever you want to put it, there’s a few things to do:
- Measure your space
- Think about access
- Don’t forget height
- Understand limitations
- Check manufacturer’s guidelines
You can use our filters on this page to search by width, depth, and hinge side to help you find the right one for your space.
How do you choose an upright freezer?
Sometimes an upright freezer on sale might be what you need to choose the right one. Maybe it’s about colour. Is a silver upright freezer or black upright freezer more your style? For a lot of people, choosing a trusted big brand is key. And JB is the home of big brand appliances and freezers, including:
What are the best upright freezers?
There’s plenty of big tech to help you find the best upright freezers for you. And there’s a heap of special features that can also help you make the right call. Think about:
- LED lighting
- Top prices
- Easy cleaning
- Door alarm
- Flexible storage
- Ice makers
^Discounts apply to most recent previous ticketed/advertised price. As we negotiate on price, products are likely to have sold below ticketed/advertised price in stores prior to the discount offer. Prices may differ at airport & express stores.