Amana-Bottom-Mount-Refrigerator-ABB1921DEW (18.5 cu.ft.)

The Amana ABB1921DEW Bottom Mount Freezer Refrigerator has recently been acclaimed Consumer Report’s Best Buy. Rather than the conventional Pull-Out-Bottom-Drawer variety this model comes with the popular Swing-Door-Bottom-Freezer. This model has a 18.5 cu ft capacity and it comes with some of the more popular ones including Softsound-Quiet Package., which cuts out much of the running noises.

Being an ENERGY STAR qualified refrigerator means that it is not only energy efficient and uses at least 15% less energy than a standard refrigerator, but it is environmentally friendly as well.

    Interior Features

  • This model is designed to fit into fairy narrow spaces and is useful for those that have a smaller kitchen.
  • The REFRIGERATOR has many alternative storage options including Adjustble-Glass-Shelves, which nor only make it easier to look into the refrigerator and see all that is stored there but it prevents messy spills from dripping onto other shelves.
  • The Temp Assure Freshness Controls are a make it easy to get the right temperature without having to continually fiddle around with the controls to ensure optimal temperature settings.
  • Other equally useful storage includes a Gallon Door Storage options, 4 Adjustable Fresh Food Door Buckets, a Dairy Center and a Clear Deli Drawer
  • A Humidity Controlled Garden Fresh Crisper is a useful compartment which helps vegetables and fruits to retain their freshness and crispness.
  • The FREEZER compartment is fitted with Glide-Out Wire Freezer Basket and Wire Shelf as well as a Plastic-Door-Shelf to give a wide variety of storage permutations.
  • There are Ice-Cube Trays and an Ice-Bucket with an Optional Ice-Maker if required
  • Another helpful and practical feature in this refrigerators is the SofSound Quiet Package, which means that this unit operates well without generating much noise.
  • There is good lighting in the interior with the EasyView Lighting Package.

      Exterior Features

  • The Armana ABB1921DEW is only offered in White.

      Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 30 ¾ Inches

    Height: 65 ½ Inches
    Width: 29 5/8 Inches
    Total Volume: 18.5 Cu. Ft.
    Refrigerator Capacity: 12.9 cu ft
    Freezer Capacity: 5.6 cu ft
    Fits 30″-wide Opening


  • Being just less than 3” wide this is an excellent candidate for people who only have a narrow gap in which to fit their refrigerator.
  • The movable Slide-Out freezer baskets make looking for in the freezer compartment so much easier that fixed ones.
  • The refrigerator has a really wide selection of good compartments and bins , and the adjustable nature of many make it possible to design the interior of your refrigerator to suit your specific needs.
  • Having the compartments like the Humidity-Controlled Crisper Clear-View is such an advantage as it not only allows you more easily to see what is stored in the cabinet, but prevent you from forgetting about food and having to discard it..


  • It is a pity that the Ice-Maker is only an optional extra, some customers consider that this should be part of the features of this model.
  • Perhaps the most consistent complaint was that this was a very noisy unit and a number of customers said that they would not recommend it to a friend

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes


  • good variety of containers and bins
  • quiet unit
  • clear view crispersCons
  • ice-maker is optional extra
  • makes some sucking /popping noises
  • noisy refrigerator