Donate |

Refrigerators

GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW]
 
Approximate retail price:
$1400
Summary: This 21.7 cu.-ft. top-freezer GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW] refrigerator has
  • an internal water dispenser
  • a built-in water filter
  • spillproof shelves
  • digital controls
Dividing line
Community icon10 people have reviewed this model.
About - GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW]

The GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW] is part of the refrigerator test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, top freezer refrigerator models like the Profile PTS22LHS[WW] are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Temperature performance:
This combines results of tests measuring the accuracy of initial temperature settings along with how well a model 1) kept optimum temperatures in the refrigerator and freezer at the same time; 2) kept temperatures even throughout each compartment; 3) kept temperatures constant despite changes in room temperatures; and 4) maintained set temperatures even with very high room temperatures.

Energy efficiency:
This reflects electricity consumption (based on our tests) per cubic foot of measured usable storage space. For example, two refrigerators with the same energy cost per year may have different energy efficiencies -- the unit with more storage space being more efficient.

Noise:
Noise level was measured when the compressor started up and during steady running. Subjective judgments by a panel of listeners supplemented our noise-meter readings.

Similar Models
The following models have the same ratings as GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW].
Features and specs may vary
GE Profile PTS22SHS[ ]
Approximate retail price:
$1600
Price & shop
The Ratings applied to untested model GE Profile PTS22SHS[ ] come from our tests of model GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW], which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both.
About This Brand

The GE lines include GE, GE Profile, GE Café, and GE Monogram. GE will be offering an interactive LCD screen on some of its models, and on one Profile model there will be a refreshment center and fold-away shelves.

Read our Brand Reliability
Features & Specs - GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW]
info Claimed capacity (cu. ft.) 21.7
info Energy cost/yr. ($) 64
info Water dispenser Internal
info Stainless/SS-look option Yes
More features and specs
User Reviews - GE Profile PTS22LHS[WW]
User Reviews
Already own it? Write a review
(7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Horrible Product
6/26/2013
Pros
Cons
Noisy
Not Cold Enough
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
VERY DISAPOINTED - In GE for selling this lousy product , in Consumer Reports for listing it as a 'Best Buy' and in myself for no returning in the first time it broke down. 6 months into owning it the 'mother board' was fried - It's been replaced 3 more times in 4 years - broke down again yesterday and the repair man can't even fix it ( fan, compressor and mother board shot) for an amount that makes sense so it's going to now be used as land fill - DO NOT BUY THIS OR ANY GE product - there is no quality control any longer at this company.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
How long have you owned it:
Bottom Line
(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Freezer Fan Noise
4/1/2013
Pros
Cons
Noisy
Best Uses
Comment:
The freezer ices up and causes the fan to make LOUD NOISES. Google GE Refrigerator Fan Noise to see what a big problem owners have with this poorly designed appliance!
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
See all Models
Nobody Tests Like
We Do
Our testers put 100s of products through their paces at our National Testing and Research Center. Learn more about how we test for:
Performance
Safety
Reliability
Learn more