Whirlpool Gold® 26 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with In-Door-Ice® System
Everyone's around the table, the food is hot, and the drinks are cold. Filling the glasses with fresh ice is easy because you can slide the ice bin out of the door of this 26 cu. ft. side-by-side refrigerator with one hand. The In-Door-Ice® Plus system moves the ice maker and bin to the freezer door giving you 30 percent more space than our other freezers. Plus the built-in sensors of the 6th Sense™ technology temperature management system automatically adjust cooling to return existing food to the desired temperature in half in the time1, while the Adaptive Defrost system defrosts the freezer only when necessary, which saves energy. No matter what happens, you'll be ready.
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Energy-Saving Technology Saves You Money
This ENERGY STAR® qualified refrigerator is as efficient as you, with smart features designed to preserve food using less energy and save you money.
Spacious 26 cu. ft. interior lets you store more fresh and frozen food and up to eight frozen pizzas
A freezer that can hold up to eight frozen pizzas? Surprising becomes ordinary when you see how much you can keep fresh and frozen in this 26 cu. ft. refrigerator.
Built-in Sensors Inside Help Keep Conditions Cool and Your Food Fresh
Smart, built-in sensors enabled by 6th Sense™ technology do the thinking for you and adjust conditions inside helping keep your food fresh and cold.
ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Meets government standards to help conserve natural resources and save money on utility bills.
MicroEtch™ Spill Control Shelves
6th Sense™ Technology
Whirlpool Brand’s 6th Sense™ package is intelligent technology that helps you get the job done better than you ever thought possible. 6th Sense™ Technology senses and manages what was once beyond your control.
#1 Rated Brand for Side-by-Side Refrigerators
#1 Rated brand for side-by-side refrigerators, based on rating of Whirlpool Gold® model GS5VHAXW by a leading consumer magazine.
In-Door-Ice® Plus Ice Dispensing System with Fast Ice Feature
We moved the ice maker and bin to the door to give you 30% more freezer space versus previous models. The ice bucket tilts out or can be removed with one hand and placed on the counter.
FreshFlow™ Air Filter
Air actively circulates through our new carbon based filter. It is up to 15 times more effective than baking soda at reducing common food odors. Replace the filter every 6 months for optimal performance.
The largest side-by-side crisper fits 85 apples and is humidity controlled to help preserve the freshness of fruits and vegetables.
Temperature Management Enabled by 6th Sense™ Technology
Built-in sensors automatically adjust cooling to return existing food to the desired temperature in half the time. When selected, the Fast Cool feature immediately drops the refrigerator and freezer temperatures to accommodate new food additions. It runs for 24 hours unless deactivated by another selection.
26 Cu. Ft. Capacity
PuR® 6-Month Water Filtration
Save up to $600 a year compared to the cost of bottled water2. The improved filter design is more compact, easier to replace and reduces 33% more contaminants than our previous filter.
Dual Pad Ice and Water Dispenser
Dual pads, one for water and one for ice, on the outside of the refrigerator make it easy for anyone in the family to get chilled, filtered water or ice in an instant.
Wide Open Doors
Doors open wider than ever before, giving you better access to all the items in your refrigerator.
Adjustable Gallon Door Bins
Free up interior storage space with these door bins. They can be adjusted to conveniently store food or milk, and the see-through design helps keep everything easy to find.
Dispenser Control Lock
Prevents the refrigerator from dispensing ice or water accidentally.
Create a sleek, smooth appearance on the exterior of contoured door side-by-side refrigerators. These hinges also make for easier, cleaner installation below cabinetry.
Convertible Meat and Vegetable Compartment
Customize the temperature of this compartment to prevent food from going bad prematurely. Open the slot and let cool air in from the freezer to preserve meats or close the opening to keep vegetables fresh.
Exterior Temperature Controls
Adjusts refrigerator and freezer temperatures and multiple other functions with a series of light touches.
Glass Freezer Shelves
Redesigned shelves hold various sized items and are easy to clean. Continuous glass surface prevents small items from slipping through the cracks like on wire shelves.
Factory-Installed Automatic Ice Maker
Models with this feature meet standards set by the Americans with Disabilities Act when installed in compliance with current ADA standards.
Maximum Possible Space for Frozen Food
Configuration and Overview
Filtration and Dispensing
- 34 1/8
- 69 1/4
- 35 7/16
Dimensions are for planning purposes only.
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