Best Chest Freezer Reviews : Top Recommendations of 2018

I know it is very hard to store food and other items when your refrigerator is full. So what to do then? You purchase a chest freezer. A chest freezer gives you extra space to store extra items.

Here at Universal Review, we will tell you about the Best Chest Freezers available on the market.

You can read our review and buy the best chest freezer for yourself and then you can thank us later.

So now let me brief you about the best 5 chest freezers m going to tell you about. I’ll begin by telling you in detail about the best freezer in this list which is Avanti. After this, I will tell you about Amana and Danby. After telling you in detail about these three products we will discuss the final two products which are Magic chef and Frigidaire.

Now let’s go through the best chest freezer reviews. 

Best Chest Freezer Reviews – 2018

Top pick 1: Avanti Chest Freezer

Avanti is at the top of the list. Avanti has everything from good features to extra space and good electricity consumption.

Avanti might be the most expensive product on this list but it is also the best product on this list.

Power Consumption

Avanti consumes around 199KWh electricity per year which is a very good figure as compared to rest of the products which we are going to discuss later.


Approximately 5.2 Cubic feet.


  • Height: 32.75 inches.
  • Width: 30.50 inches.
  • Depth: 22.20 inches.
  • Height with Lid: 55 inches
  • Weight: 71 Pounds.


This is the best chest freezer that you can buy for yourself as all the specifications of this product including the dimensions, weight, and capacity is perfect for a chest freezer. Go for this product blindly.

2: Amana Chest Freezer

Amana holds the second position on my list as after Avanti it has the best features in a chest freezer category.

Amana’s price is also on a higher side but still, it’s available at a cheaper price than Avanti. Energy

Power Consumption

Amana consumes around 215KWh electricity per year which is a decent figure. Amana comes at the second position when we talk about power consumption.


Approximately 5.3 Cubic feet. It is a decent capacity.


Height = 32.50 inches.

Width = 29.9 inches (30 approximately).

Depth = 22.05 inches.

Height with Lid = 62.50 inches.

Weight = 72 Pounds.


This is the second best chest freezer on my list. You can surely buy this product if you are looking to save some few bucks.

3: Frigidaire Chest Freezer

Frigidaire is the final product on my list.

Power Consumption

This freezer consumes around 220KWh electricity per year which is very good in comparison to the power consumption of Magic chef.


Approximately 5.1 Cubic feet.


  • Height: 36 inches.
  • Width: 30.75 inches (30 approximately).
  • Depth: 22 inches.
  • Height with Lid: 55.30 inches.
  • Weight: 80 Pounds.


This is the final product on my list. Well if you don’t prefer buying the other four products then you should consider buying this product.

 4: Danby Chest Freezer

Danby secures the third position in my list because if its storage capacity.

Power Consumption

Danby consumes around 225KWh electricity per year which is on a higher side. Danby comes at fourth position when we talk about power consumption. So now you can figure out the power consumption will be an issue with this product.


Approximately 5.5 Cubic feet. It is a good capacity.


  • Height: 33 inches.
  • Width: 32.45 inches (30 approximately).
  • Depth: 22.21 inches.
  • Height with Lid: 55.27 inches.
  • Weight: 71.70 Pounds.


As you can clearly see that Danby has a good storage capacity. The only thing that will trouble is the power consumption of this product. It is on a higher side.

Budget Buy: Magic Chef Chest Freezer

Magic chef gets the fourth position on my list because it has the best storage capacity out of the five products.

Power Consumption

Magic chef consumes around whooping 249KWh electricity per year which is very high and in a long run you might have to pay some hefty electricity bills if you’re a usage of this chest freezer is high.


Approximately 7 Cubic feet. It has the best storage capacity on this list of chest freezers. With Magic chef, you really don’t have to worry about extra space to store items. Get as many beer pints as you can.


  • Height: 32.6 inches.
  • Width: 36.90 inches (30 approximately).
  • Depth: 22 inches.
  • Height with Lid: 54.50 inches.
  • Weight: 79.40 Pounds.


As it is clearly visible that Magic chef has the best storage capacity on my list. If you want to store a bundle of extra items in your freezer and you are ready to pay your electricity bill with an open heart then buy this product. The product is available at a very cheap price.

What should you look for in a Chest Freezer?

Make sure the size of the freezer is not too large or too little, it should be average in size. The weight should also be average.

You should pay attention to the height when the lid is open, this helps in determining the air clearance.

The freezer should have extra features like small compartments, it helps in keeping storing small food items easily.