Maytag M8RXEGMXS 18-cubic-ft. Top-Freezer Refrigerator

Energy StarĀ® – FreshLock Crisper – Automatic Ice-Maker

The M8RXEGMXS is a top-freezer refrigerator with 18 cubic feet of interior space, featuring an elegantly designed smooth stainless steel exterior finish. It is ideal for modestly sized kitchens and offers the flexibility and reliability that you expect from the Maytag brand.

It has a classic design that should fit in any 30″ space in your kitchen area, providing you the most interior capacity with the least possible exterior size.

    Interior Features

  • The unit has a factory-installed automatic ice maker that quickly freezes ice cubes for your family’s beverage needs.
  • It also has the trademarked FreshLock Crispers with Humidity Control that keeps your greens and fruits fresh for a longer period of time.
  • This model includes full-width adjustable glass shelves that you can position in many different ways to accommodate different-sized food products and containers.
  • This refrigerator has a built-in automatic moisture control feature that constantly monitors and adjusts the interior environment of the unit, keeping your food fresh and ready for serving any time.

      Exterior Features

  • This model has smooth contoured and reversible doors that are easy to handle.
  • The unit comes with a stylish stainless steel exterior finish that should last a long time and will fit in well with your kitchen space or decor.
  • This model is only offered in produced in a classic Stainless Steel. (M8RXEGMXS).

      Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 30 3/8 inches
    Height: 68 inches
    Width: 28 inches
    Total volume: 17.5 cu. ft.


  • The best feature of this model is its Energy Star-qualified design. It is highly energy-efficient, allowing you to save on monthly electricity bills.
  • This is just a basic model, but it already includes fully automated controls for your ultimate convenience: just set it once to your desired operating mode and the unit is ready to go.
  • The unit has enough space for most of your kitchen needs, but is small enough to fit in any 30-inch space on your kitchen floor.
  • The interior space of the unit includes extra-large door bins that can handle gallon-sized containers and adjustable, full-width glass shelves for unparalleled flexibility.
  • This top freezer refrigerator works as promised, keeping fresh goods and frozen meat products and other items fresh, clean, and good to go.


  • The stainless steel exterior finish looks elegant, but might be more prone to scratches compared to a traditional refrigerator.
  • The unit is only large enough for small families or kitchens.
  • The unit is still slightly more expensive than a traditional manual refrigerator and might also be more expensive to service and repair.

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes


  • stainless steel exterior finish (contemporary and stylish design)
  • energy-efficient operation (with Energy Star qualification)
  • easy-to-use doors / interior storage compartments
  • automatic moisture control (low maintenance by the user)
  • door bins – accommodate large, gallon-sized containers
  • automatic ice maker for that perfect beverage anytimeCons
  • exterior finish might be more prone to cosmetic damage
  • electronic controls might be less reliable than manual ones and might require specialized maintenance in the case of failure