Asked by: Iustina Onetti
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Is Samsung a good brand for appliances?

Last Updated: 8th June, 2020

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Samsung is statistically one of the most reliable products sold. However, they have a separate set of issues that may be worse. Unfortunately, Samsung is also now the most widely sold brand in the US. That's one of their main problems because service does not often follow sales volume.

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Thereof, what is the best brand for kitchen appliances?

The Top 5 Appliance Brands of 2019

  • #1 – Whirlpool. According to Yale Appliance statistics, Whirlpool was determined to be the most reliable household appliance brand.
  • #2 – LG. If you're mostly familiar with their electronics, you might not think of LG as an appliance manufacturer.
  • #3 – Samsung.
  • #4 – Frigidaire.
  • #5 – KitchenAid.

Also, which refrigerator brand is most reliable? Whirlpool

Keeping this in view, is Samsung a good fridge brand?

Samsung's Family Hub is a very expensive fridge, but it's also a very good one. You don't need to spend this much to have a nice fridge in your kitchen, but it's still a justifiable splurge if your budget is big enough.

Who makes Samsung appliances?

Samsung appliances are made by the company Samsung and more in particular Samsung Electronics. You can learn more about the parent company Samsung here. Samsung is a massive company that makes nearly anything you can imagine and is based in South Korea.

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