Kenmore ELITE (16082) White Chest Freezer 19.7 cu ft (Energy Star®)

Digital Display in Handle:  Manual Defrost : Quick Freeze

Digital Display in Handle: Manual Defrost : Quick Freeze

The Kenmore (16082) is one of the ELITE range of chest freezers and comes with a LARGE 19.2 cu ft capacity. It has the advantage of being one of the few that are Energy Star® compliant so it is a really economical freezer.

It has a Digital Temperature Display in the Handle of the freezer and a bright internal light. The quick free function and the frost indicator button all add up to make this large capacity chest freezer one that is worth your consideration.

    Interior Features

  • Not all chest freezer are Energy Star® compliant like the 16082, but with this feature you may be sure that your appliance will be very economical to run. Saving you up to 20% on your electricity costs, as well as being environmentally friendly.
  • This freezer comes with a great organization system including THREE good size and DEEP SLIDING STORAGE baskets, for quick and easy access.
  • As well as the good sized baskets you can have a wonderfully organized freezer with the REMOVABLE DIVIDERS, which divide your chest freezer into easy to use compartments, making organizations of your frozen food so much simpler.
  • This freezer has the most wonderful AUDIO and VISUAL ALARM system to quickly alert you, should the temperature of your freezer rise above 23°F
  • There is an easy to read ELECTRONIC CONTROL with digital display on the top of the freezer, so that you have fingertip control of the temperature, as well as the continuous assurance that your freezer is on and working properly.
  • Other features include a QUICK FREEZE feature, a Security LOCK, and Manual Defrost and a Frost Indicator button.

      Exterior Features

  • This is a large fresh WHITE chest freezer with a textured finish and a self colored metal handle.


  • Customers liked the INTERLOCKING DIVIDERS that are joined up to from a good solid organization system for the food, keeping it separated and easy to access.
  • The THREE Sliding BASKETS , which are lovely and DEEP are a great advantage, keeping food you want fast easily assessable while the sliding baskets give easy access to the lower portion of the freezer.
  • Most customers thought that the LIGHT, positioned in the lid of the freezer was just excellent and felt that it gave very illumination throughout the freezer.
  • A good number of customers said that they would recommend this freezer to friends and family.


  • Although it is good to have a TEMPERATURE DISPLAY a number of customer felt that it was badly positioned, on the top of the lid, feeling it would have been better placed on the side for better visibility.
  • Customers thought that the seal on the lid was very good and that the lid was easy to lift.

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes

  • Energy Star®
  • efficient freezer
  • very quiet freezer
  • good layout
  • large freezer
  • interlocking dividers
  • excellent light
  • easy to clean

  • lid under insulated
  • temperature display
  • slight build up of frost

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