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Refreshing sparkling water is the first thing associated to the refrigerator ranked #8. With Samsung RF31FMESBSR, you have the convenience of a chilled still or sparkling SodaStream powered water dispenser. You can now save some space in your kitchen, and create less waste since you don’t have to buy sparkling water.

But that’s not all! Besides being able to enjoy the benefits of having refreshing sparkling water anytime you want, this Samsung model has a great capacity of 30.5 cu. ft. as well. This 4-door refrigerator holds up to 31 bags of groceries, and don’t worry – the Twin Cooling Plus will keep everything fresh.


Dimensions (WxHxD): 35 3/4″ x 70″ x 37 7/8″
Weight: 407.9 lbs.
Capacity (cu.ft.): Total Capacity: 30.5 cu. ft. —> Refrigerator: 17.4 cu. ft., FlexZone Drawer: 4.1 cu. ft., Freezer: 9 cu. ft.
Configuration: French door, bottom freezer
External Ice/Water Dispenser:  Yes
Gallon Door Storage: Three 1-gallon door bins.
Adjustable shelf: Yes
Drawers: Crisper: two humidity-controlled crispers; Deli: 1 deli drawer
Shelves: Five shelves, including 2 slide-out shelves and a foldable 1/2 shelf
Freezer Drawers/Bins: Auto pull out upper freezer drawer; EZ-open handle, 1 bin.
  • Soda Stream Carbonator – the first fridge ever that comes with a sparkling water reservoir. It has three carbonation levels.
  • Twin Cooling Plus System – high humidity level is maintained in the refrigerator, so your fresh vegetables and fruits stay fresh longer.
  • Water Filtration – removes impurities in order to get a refreshing and clean taste. You will be notified if you need to change the water filter.
  • LED Lighting – you can locate every item you need with the illuminated interior.
  • Great Capacity – saves your daily trips to the market.
  • Ice Master – it produces 10 lbs. of ice every day, stores 4.2 lbs. of ice, which is an amazing space-saving feature.
  • Counter-Height FlexZone – 4 flexible-size compartments; this drawer is accessible for kids.
  • Beautifully-designed Interior – the stainless steel trim blends well with the exterior stainless steel for a polished and distinct look.
Materials: Stainless Steel
Color: Stainless Steel
Ratings Electrical Requirements: Standard voltage electricity (120V, 60Hz)
Warranty: 1 Year on Parts and Labor on Refrigerator; 5 Years on Parts and Labor on Sealed Refrigeration System; 10 Years on Parts and 5 Years on Labor on Digital Inverter Compressor.
Pros and Cons:
  • Sparkling water dispenser.
  • Lots of door storage.
  • Great design.
  • Multiple temperature levels and zones.
  • Easy to change water filter.
  • Quiet operation.
  • No hard-to-reach spots.
  • Expensive.
  • The freezer can be finicky.
  • The crispers may lose moisture.
  • Difficult to keep clean.
Negatives common to all counter depth refrigerators:
  • Less capacity in comparison with standard refrigerators due to the shallow design to fit kitchen counters.
  • In general more expensive than standard refrigerators.
Design: 10/10 Capacity: 9/10
Features: 10/10 Intelligent Storage: 10/10
Energy Efficient: 9/10 Quiet: 10/10
Quality of Cooling: 10/10 Fresh Air: 10/10
Affordable: 6/10 Reliability: 9/10
Total Score: 93 %
Reviews and Prices:
Here you can find and compare user comments and prices from different online stores. Just a small advice – if you find a lot of positive reviews and some negative ones, it usually means that the complaining people don’t use the machine properly, or received some defective piece.
Online Store Price Link $3,499.99 Details $3,799.99 Details

Conclusion: Given the SodaStream popularity, you’ll definitely fall in love with this Samsung model. But frankly, not everyone can afford such an expensive refrigerator. Nevertheless, if your budget allows you, you should definitely consider this model; it’s not the perfect one, but the bubbles will make you happy!


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