Danby Appliances Introduces New Lineup of Energy Efficient Chest Freezers

Danby Appliances introduces new lineup of energy efficient Chest Freezers that ensures consistent cooling throughout the freezer for quick and efficient temperature distribution from top to bottom. Easily store frozen foods or fresh produce with the new Danby lineup of Chest Freezers that comes with an industry leading 5-year in-home warranty.

We’ve unveiled four new models, features include:


  • 4 sizes: 3.5 cu. ft. (99.11 Litres), 5.0 cu. ft. (141.58 Litres), 7.0 cu. ft. (198.2 Litres), 10.0 cu. ft. (283.17 Litres)


  • Garage Ready and 5 Year Warranty: Short on space? Have a garage? These freezers are tested to withstand temperatures from 0 °F to 110 °F / -17 °C to 43 °C. Enjoy peace of mind with Danby’s industry leading 5-year Parts & Labor Warranty.
  • 48-Hour Power Outage Promise: Our promise that stored foods will remain frozen up to 48 hours in the event of a power outage under standard operating conditions (0°C or lower). Saving you money by preventing spoiled food.
  • Energy Star Rated: Energy Star rated for the energy conscious consumer. Designed to power consumption and reduce power bills.
  • All-Around Cooling System with D-Shaped Pipe: The all-around cooling system uses D-shaped coils that hug up to the inner wall to optimize freezing time of foods added to the freezer.
Energy Efficient Chest Freezers


  • Front Defrost Drain
  • Easy to Clean and Organize: with sliding, removable basket, and rust proof aluminum inner liner.
  • Thinner Profile Counter-Balance Hinges: New thinner profile counterbalance hinges allow the freezer to sit closer to walls, while counter-balance hinges hold the lid open at any angle for easy access.
Chest Freezers

How Long is Frozen Food Good For?

If you experience a power outage, the first thing to keep in mind is that the safety of your frozen food depends on how long the outage lasts. In general, a fully stocked Danby Chest Freezer can keep food frozen for up to 48 hours without power, as long as the door remains closed. It must be used judiciously to ensure the safety and quality. However, this timeframe can vary depending on a variety of factors, including the temperature outside, the size and efficiency of your freezer, and how often the door is opened.

To ensure that frozen items remain frozen, it’s best to limit the number of times you open the freezer door and to keep it closed as much as possible. This can help maintain a consistent temperature inside the freezer, which is crucial for keeping frozen items at their best. Each time the freezer door is opened, warm air from the surrounding environment enters the freezer, causing the temperature inside to rise. If the door is opened frequently, the temperature can fluctuate, making it difficult for the freezer to maintain a consistent level of coldness.

New Lineup of Energy Efficient Chest Freezers

Different situations may impact how long items will stay frozen for. In general, a full freezer will stay frozen for longer periods of time than a partially filled one. Additionally, the temperature of the freezer can impact how long items will stay frozen. Finally, the type of food being frozen can also impact how long it will stay frozen.

Hurry Up and Freeze

A freezer is an essential appliance that offers a wide range of benefits and conveniences. If you’re considering whether to invest in a freezer, here are some reasons why you should:

  • Save Money: By purchasing items in bulk or taking advantage of sales, you can save money on your grocery bill. A freezer allows you to stock up on these items and store them for later use, reducing the need for frequent trips to the grocery store.
  • Food Preservation: A freezer is an excellent way to preserve food and keep it fresh for longer periods of time. This is especially important for items such as meat, poultry, and fish, which can spoil quickly if not stored properly.
  • Meal Planning: A freezer makes it easy to plan and prepare meals in advance. By storing pre-made meals or pre-cooked ingredients, you can save time and reduce the stress of meal planning and preparation.
  • Convenience: With a freezer in your home, you can have access to a wide range of frozen foods, from fruits and vegetables to ice cream and frozen pizzas, without having to leave your home.

In conclusion, a freezer is a valuable investment for any household. It provides a convenient way to store and preserve food, save money, and reduce stress when it comes to meal planning and preparation. By understanding the benefits of a freezer and how different situations can impact how long items will stay frozen, you can choose the right freezer for your needs and make the most out of this essential appliance.

About Danby Appliances:

Founded in 1947, Danby is one of North America’s leading manufacturers and distributors of compact appliances, such as microwaves, dehumidifiers, refrigerators, freezers, and air conditioners as well as the Silhouette brand of wine and beverage centers. For more information on Danby, its products and brands, please visit www.danby.com or silhouetteappliances.com. Follow Danby on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.