4.4
64 reviews
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Type:
French Door Refrigerators
Brand:
Whirlpool
Models:
GI6FDRXXY, GI6FDRXXQ
Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator

Summary

This 26 cu. ft. ENERGY STAR qualified and CEE Tier 3* rated model is our most efficient french door refrigerator available. It features tap touch controls and white LED lights that make your food look like food. The Accu-Chill temperature management system enabled by 6th Sense technology returns food to the desired temperature in half the time. 6th Sense Technology Accu-Chill Temperature Management System ENERGY STAR Qualified Resource Saver Refrigeration System Adaptive Defrost System (ADS) Tap Touch Electronic Controls LED Interior Lighting 26 Cu. Ft. Capacity Exterior Ice & Water Dispenser PuR 6-Month Water Filtration SpillGuard Glass Shelves Fast Cool Option Dispenser Control Lock Cubed and Crushed Ice Selection Factory Installed Automatic Ice Maker Humidity-Controlled Crispers Temperature-Controlled Full-Width Pantry Smooth Door Finish (all colors) Fr

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Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator
 
4.4

(based on 64 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (39)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (15)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (17)
  • Holds temperature well (15)
  • Space for tall items (15)
  • Customizable shelving (14)
  • Easy access (14)

Cons

  • Bad ice maker (6)
  • Limited shelving options (3)
  • Noisy (3)

Best Uses

  • Large kitchen (14)
  • Big families (12)
  • 2nd refrigerator (4)
  • Small kitchens (4)
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    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual cook (9), Avid cook (4)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (18)
    • Affiliation:
    • I received a sample (7), I am an employee or otherwise affiliated with the brand (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

whirlpool gold french door refrigerator

it is an awesome very usable refrigerator.The ways that you can configure the shelves is very helpful and I love all the drawers that come with it. By having the ice maker in the...Read complete review

it is an awesome very usable refrigerator.The ways that you can configure the shelves is very helpful and I love all the drawers that come with it. By having the ice maker in the door I get more usable space within the shelves. I also like having the gallon of milk in the door to free up shelf space.

Noise Level
it is a very quiet product When the ice maker refills you can hardly tell it is on. And while it is running there isn't any hum at all. I like the door open feature also so that you know if the door has been left ajar.

Interior Organization
The spacing in the refrigerator and the freezer is very usable in comparison to the Samsung we previously had. The ice maker in the door saves a lot of shelf space to be used for big items and all the drawer space is good for organizing all your vegetables and fruits and cheeses

Temperature Control
The sliding temperature controls on the drawers are very easy to know what setting to use for the items you are keeping within them. It is also easier to use the controls on the front of the doors help maintain the proper levels.

Ease of Cleaning
It is easy to wipe out the shelves within the refrigerator. The drawers also come out and go back in easily for washing and cleaning them. It is also very easy to keep the front of the doors clean from fingerprints by using a stainless steel wipe that we purchased from the grocery store.

Durability
The doors and interior shelving and drawers holds up very well to my grandkids opening and closing the doors and drawers for their snacks. it also is very well constructed and able to hold all the items we keep in the doors and drawers and shelves.

Design
The stainless steel front is very attractive and fits in our kitchen with the other appliances and my counter tops.The handles are very nice in appearance and the layout of the drawers and shelves work well together to hold many items of varying sizes and shapes. We love the long drawer that can hold large platters and pizza boxes without takingup too much space

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not what it's cracked up to be

After needing to replace an aging refrigerator, I decided to go with a more modern design, featuring the freezer on the bottom and side by side doors. It didn't take no time at...Read complete review

After needing to replace an aging refrigerator, I decided to go with a more modern design, featuring the freezer on the bottom and side by side doors. It didn't take no time at all until I regretted my decision. The bottom freezer is nice, and more efficient, but the side by side doors are a problem. It's supposed to save energy by allowing you to open only door while keeping things cool on the other side. The problem is, though, everyone, myself included still opens both doors at once, usually. You just don't have enough space with one door open to put in or take out any large items (pizza box, large pots & pans, etc)

Noise Level
Only noisy when the ice machine is filling up with water or dropping ice down.

Interior Organization
Even though there is more cubic feet of space in this model compared to my older one, it simply does not hold as much. I've tried different configurations of the shelves, but nothing seems to give me a comparable amount of storage space as my old model.

Temperature Control
Unit initially cooled very quickly. No problems with the temp.

Ease of Cleaning
No better or worse than other models, I suppose.

Durability
I haven't owned it long enough to say how it will last in the long run, but so far it's holding up pretty well.

Design
With more cubic feet that my last refrigerator, you'd think there would be more room, but there definitely isn't. There's more room in the freezer part, but less in the main part.

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4.0

I would buy this again

By 

from Gretna, NE

About Me Casual Cook

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Customizable Shelving
  • Easy Access
  • Energy Efficient
  • Holds Temperature Well
  • Space For Tall Items

Cons

  • Noisy

Best Uses

  • Large Kitchens

Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

Does what it needs to wish it was a little quieter. Overall very happy with the purchase

  • Primary use:
  • Personal
 
5.0

Would recommend

By 

from McArthur, oh

About Me Casual Cook

See all my reviews

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Customizable Shelving
  • Easy Access
  • Energy Efficient
  • Holds Temperature Well
  • Quiet
  • Space For Tall Items

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Big Families
    • Large Kitchens

    Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

    I love this fridge. It has a stylish design, I love the bottom drawer freezer. It has so much room, the shelves are moveable so you can customize to your needs!

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Best refrigerator Ive ever owned!!

    By 

    from Swans Island , Maine

    About Me Casual Cook

    See all my reviews

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Customizable Shelving
    • Easy Access
    • Energy Efficient
    • Holds Temperature Well
    • Individual adjustments for temperatures
    • Quiet
    • Space For Tall Items

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Big Families
      • Large Kitchens
      • Small Kitchens

      Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

      When my old one retired , I did a lot of research before purchasing a new one and am so happy with my decision.
      It has every feature you need , an icemaker , a spacemaking exterior door for drinks and condiments , plenty of space , temperature controlled zones for meats and vegetables. Its amazing.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      4.0

      Great fridge and ice makers works great!

      By 

      from Independence, mo

      About Me Casual Cook

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Customizable Shelving
      • Easy Access
      • Energy Efficient
      • Holds Temperature Well
      • Quiet
      • Space For Tall Items

      Cons

      • Limited Shelving Options

      Best Uses

      • Big Families
      • Large Kitchens

      Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

      I love this whirlpool Refrigerator! It really worked great! We bought this one for our new house and my husband has been wanting a fridge that has an ice maker. It maintains its temperature and produces more ice than ever.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      Best refrigerator

      By 

      from Libya

      About Me Avid Cook

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Customizable Shelving
      • Energy Efficient
      • Holds Temperature Well
      • Quiet
      • Space For Tall Items

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Big Families
        • Large Kitchens
        • Office Fridge
        • Wet Bar

        Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

        Wonderful refrigerator beautiful large room for everything is recommended to use any one of the beautiful and classic

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Affiliation:
        • I am an employee or otherwise affiliated with the brand
         
        4.0

        I would buy this again

        By 

        from Il

        About Me Gourmet Chef

        See all my reviews

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Customizable Shelving
        • Easy Access
        • Energy Efficient
        • Holds Temperature Well
        • Quiet

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • 2nd Refrigerator
          • Big Families

          Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

          Love the dual french doors and spacious racks. I rely on this brand.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
          • Affiliation:
          • I am an employee or otherwise affiliated with the brand

          (0 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Nice product

          By 

          from Iraq

          About Me Casual Cook

          See all my reviews

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Easy Access
          • Energy Efficient
          • Space For Tall Items

          Cons

          • Not Cold Enough

          Best Uses

          • Big Families
          • Large Kitchens

          Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

          It's realllllllllllllllyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy gooooooood ,everyone should buy it.. because It's verrrrrrrryyyyyyyyyy easy to use and doesn't have a lot of cons i looooooooooveeeeeeee it verrrrrrryyyyyyyyyy muuuuuuuchhhhhh i can buy it again and again and again and again.. thank you verrrrrrrrryyyyyyyy verrrrrrrrrryyyyyyy verrrrrrrrryyyyyy muuuuuuuuuchhhhhh for this product it is reallllllllllllyyyyyyyyy helped me and maked my life be easy what I don't like is that's a little bit big and not every kitchen can get it ,she is verrrrrrrrrrryyyyyyyyyyyy cold too so you can but ice cream in it without worrying about if it's melted .. i hope everyyyyyyyyyoneeeeeeeee enjoys in this verrrrrrrrryyyyyyyyyyyy amazing product, pleeeeeeaseeeeeeeee buy it ..you will never ever lose I promise you alllllllllllllllllll

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
          • Affiliation:
          • I received a sample
           
          5.0

          A must have!!!

          By 

          from Shantilly34

          About Me Casual Cook

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Customizable Shelving
          • Easy Access
          • Energy Efficient
          • Holds Temperature Well
          • Quiet
          • Space For Tall Items

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Big Families

            Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

            I absolutely love this refrigerator. It's spacey and the layout is perfect for my family. The sections are measured well and height is balanced for each compartment.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            5.0

            Good for large kitchens.

            By 

            from Florida

            About Me Casual Cook

            See all my reviews

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Easy Access
            • Holds Temperature Well
            • Quiet
            • Space For Tall Items

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Big Families
              • Large Kitchens

              Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

              I flip houses and re do houses as a sort of part time job, we recently had a huge kitchen remodel to do and needed a kitchen on a larger size to work in the new kitchen.

              I looked at several different fridges before coming across this Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator. Not only is it plenty big enough for the kitchen that I purchased it for, it is actually pretty pleasing to the eye. The stainless steel matches everything else in the kitchen beautifully and a added bonus is that it is very easy to clean. Sometimes stainless can show dirt or scratchrs pretty badly, but that wasn't the case with this fridge. It's in a kitchen where it is used pretty heavily and it still looks just as clean and shiny as it did when I first purchased it.

              The fridge and freezer maintain temperature really well, all the time. I also love the amount of storage that it offers. Plenty of room for all kinds of different sized things. Tall and short and everything in between.

              I would definitely recommend this to a larger family, someone with a large kitchen or a business that needs a large fridge for lots of storage space.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              I would buy this again

              By 

              from Coal Mountain WV

              About Me Casual Cook

              See all my reviews

              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Customizable Shelving
              • Easy Access
              • Energy Efficient
              • Holds Temperature Well
              • Quiet
              • Space For Tall Items

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Large Kitchens

                Comments about Whirlpool French Door Refrigerator:

                I love how you can space the shelf's to your neefs

                • Primary use:
                • Personal

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