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Samsung RSG257AARS

Samsung RSG257AARS
alaAverage 3.8

57 reviews

Mar, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 57 reviews of Samsung RSG257AARS. The average rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Fridges & Freezers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the price and size. The usability and design also get good feedback. There are some negative views about the reliability.

design, usability, size, price


On average, users rate this product 56/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 user reviews of Samsung RSG257AARS from The average user rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Fridges & Freezers on Reviewers really like the price and size. The usability and design also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the reliability.

design, usability, size, price


44% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Samsung RSG257 24 Cubic Foot Side by Side Refrigerator with 2 Doors and Integrated Water & Ice, Real Stainless

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Staff (

Samsung RSG257AARS 24.5 Cu. Ft. / Counter-Depth / Side-by-Side / Stainless-Steel


A fantastic refrigerator with a solid build and a good amount of shelf space

Consistent temperatures in both sections; Good amount of refrigerator space

Freezer section is rather skinny; Energy use a bit higher than other models

The Samsung RSG257AARS is an attractive, well built device that can hold a good amount of food and keep the temperature constant. The LCD screen looks cool, but it adds no useful features: the touch-screen control system is good, but the features for...

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: consumerfrank (

The Worst Refrigerator I have ever owned!


I am almost 68 and have owned several refrigerators. This is by far, THE WORST! Two Samsung technicians have been out to fix the pinging sound. The first advised that it was a "relay" and he could do nothing about it. The second advised that it was the...

None for the high price I paid

The compressor/motor is very noisy. There is a rattle inside that cannot be found. The most annoying "con" is a constant electronic pinging noise. The openings for the lower bins will not allow a head of lettuce or cabbaage to be placed in them

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: dmatsumo (

You couldn't pay me to buy this fridge again.


We were in a bind when our GE Profile refrigerator died on us. After going to several major appliance stores in the area, we narrowed our selection down to a few counter-depth models, one of which was the Samsung RSG257. The deciding factor for us...

LED lighting, holds temperature better than our broken fridge, good ice / water dispenser

LED lighting is harsh, unit is pretty noisy, and the shelf configuration is abysmally

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: suburban_man (

Top notch style and build quality, Great C/D Fridge!


Our reliable side by side went out after 15 years. I shopped for about a week before deciding on the Samsung RSG257AARS counter depth side by side. Our two primary requirements for our new fridge were counter depth and stainless steel.

Aesthetics LED Lighting - Twin Plus Cooling Power

Bin Drawers - Do not pull out as far as other models

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: alanp (

Decent counter depth refrigerator


We originally purchased the RF266 french door refrigerator. It ended up being a little too deep for our kitchen setup so we exchanged it for this counter depth one. We loved the build, feature, and performance of the RF266 (we used it for almost 3...

LED lighting, twin cooling, good build quality, efficiently placed ice maker

Storage draws don't open out far enough, expensive

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: SorrySung (

Wish I had known . . .


I bought a new Samsung side by side, remodeled my kitchen to accommodate the huge size of it. I found out the hard way that bigger is not always better. Suddenly, milk spoiled, things seemed warm and come to find out, the coils were frozen over and not...


mother board" does not function, never really worked right at all

Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: etilley (

Good buy on counter depth


We have had our Samsung side-by-side, counter depth refrigerator for about two months.  We made the choice to sacrifice some interior space to gain a little exterior space in our new kitchen.  For the most part, we are happy with our choice. There...

Sleek designAdequate amount of storage space

Crisper drawers don't fully openIce maker takes up a lot of freezer door

Jun, 2009