KitchenAid Energy-Star 24.5 cu ft Freestanding Stainless Dispensing Side-by-Side Refrigerator KSBS25IVSS

 AquaSense™ Filtration : FreshChill™ & ExtendFresh™ features

AquaSense™ Filtration : FreshChill™ & ExtendFresh™ features

The KSBS25IVSS is another offering from the KitchenAid Architect Series II, which fits flush with kitchen cabinets for a STREAMLINED and built-in look. The unit comes with a number of useful and practical features for keeping food fresh. It also SAVES ENERGY at the same time.

    Interior Features

  • Preserve the taste of food and beverages with such features as Pulse Defrost, the SatinGlide

    FreshSeal Crisper, SatinGlide FreshSeal Deli, and Optimice.
  • The ExtendFresh Temperature Management System is mainly responsible for helping you keep the food and beverages fresh.
  • A lot of organization options are available in the KSBS25IVSS. These include the WINE RACK, the SLIDE-OUT Shelving, the ClearVue Pin n' Bin door bins and 3 wire freezer baskets.
  • The unit also comes with a snack bin, FOUR Fresh Food Shelves, and a GALLON-Type Bin for storing gallons of milk.
    The unit also comes with a Built-In Water Filtration and dispenser that produces water treated with the AquaSense Base-Grille Filtration System.
  • Save a lot on power with the Energy Star qualifications of this unit. Being Energy Star-qualified it exceeds the minimum federal energy standards by 20%, even with the additional features such as the water and Ice Dispenser as well as the FREEZER LIGHT.
  • Enjoy water and ice dispensing on the go with the AquaSense in-door-ice dispensing system, which is a Conveniently Positioned ICE MAKER that makes refilling the supply of ice very easy.

      Exterior Features

  • The unit comes with a COUNTER-DEPTH design that fits flush with kitchen cabinets to give your kitchen a streamlined, built-in look. This also gives you more SAVED SPACE in the kitchen. The black base grills provide ample support to keep the unit away from moisture.
  • The STAINLESS (KSBS25IVSS) unit sports the Architect Series II handle that is as stylish as it is FUNCTIONAL. The unit also comes with an external water dispenser done in classic BLACK (KSBS25IVBL) and WHITE (KSBS25IVWH). The water dispenser gives you water filtered by the PuR filtration system.

      Dimension Specification

    Depth: 29 3/4 inches
    Height: 71 3/4 inches
    Width: 35 5/8 inches
    Total capacity: 24.5 cu. ft.


  • The unit contains a lot of SPACE inside and it looks great.
  • Items can be seen at EYE LEVEL.
  • SAVE ON POWER by opening one door at a time.
  • The ADJUSTABLE SHELVING is great if you need to store large and wide items.
  • It has a Temp Control System that works EFFECTIVELY.<


  • The unit does not come with a quick freeze shelf or a reversible door.
  • The dispenser tends to BREAK DOWN very easily.
  • The unit tends to become too NOISY when both the ice maker and water dispenser are on.
  • The ICE MAKER tends to clog up frequently before it eventually breaks down.

    Consumer Likes and Dislikes

  • lots of space
  • looks great
  • items seen at eye level
  • saves on power
  • good shelving options
  • temp control works well

  • no quick freeze shelf or reversible door
  • dispenser breaks down easily
  • tends to be noisy
  • ice maker breaks down easily

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