Midea MRC070S0AWW Adjustable Thermostat Chest Deep Freezer, 7.0-Cubic Feet

Last updated: November 14, 2022

This deep freezer has an adjustable thermostat with a wide range of -12 to -28 degrees Fahrenheit. The hinge-style door is construction to stay open when propped at a 45 to 75 degree angle. Users will also appreciate how easy the freezer is to defrost and clean, thanks to the built-in defrost drain.

We looked at the top Deep Freezers and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Deep Freezer you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: Although this deep freezer is smaller in size, it still has a large food capacity.

In our analysis of 133 expert reviews, the Midea Adjustable Thermostat Chest Deep Freezer, 7.0 Cubic Feet placed 2nd when we looked at the top 15 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Mechanical Control with Adjustable Thermostat from -12 to -28 Degrees (Great for Storing Frozen Food, Ice Cream, Ice, etc.) Contains 1 Hanging Wire Storage Basket. Hinge-Style Door Remains Open from 45 to 75 Degree Angles. External Product Dimensions: 32. 1 X 21. 7 X 33. 5(inch). Full 1-Year/ Compressor 2-Year.

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Chernoff is the dining editor of Better, a lifestyle website and print magazine. Her journalism started in the test kitchens of Weight Watchers Magazine. She holds a BA in English from Yale University and is a graduate of the California Culinary Academy. She has spent the last few decades styling, photographing, teaching, developing recipes, editing, thinking and writing about food.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

It does have an adjustable thermostat on the outside with three settings: min, max, and off.
This chest freezers interior is also very easy to clean and coupled with the defrost drain, cleaning should be very easy and efficient.
Open storage room for large items
Another convenient feature is the multi-angle door hinge. Its design holds the freezer door open between 45 and 75 degrees.
It has an innovative mechanical control consisting of an adjustable thermostat ranging from -12 to -28 degrees to let you set your ideal temperature.
A recessed handle keeps the freezer streamlined for easy placement in garages or other spaces where storage is a premium.
There is enough interior space in this compact freezer to fit an enormous assortment of foods.
Its removable storage basket offers the flexibility of organizing and storing the favorite food easily.
Mechanical control with adjustable thermostat

What reviewers didn't like

Ice tends to gather near the top under the lid
Weak internal storage options
They were less impressed with its ability to stay cold during a power outage, which can be a concern for those in hot regions or with poor electrical service.
This small deep freezer is not equipped with a power-on indicator light to let you know if it is keeping your food safely cold or if it has stopped working for some reason that you need to investigate.
Power access port does not have a cover plate
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