Similar models to the Kenmore 5687 Side by Side
Refrigerator were quite noisy, so we were expecting the worst when we
plugged this unit into the wall. But, we were happily
surprised by it's quiet function. Aside from a small drip
coming from the ice dispenser (which was condensation that eventually
went away) the unit performed flawlessly.
For the price range, we found this model
had sleek styling that would greatly enhance any kitchen decor.
We preferred the look of the stainless finish.
It only has a 21.8 cubic foot interior which
seemed tight at first, but it's designed
well and will meet the capacity needs of a family of four.
The freezer is a little tight, but still ample. Be
sure to specify whether you want a wine bottle holder or a soda can
holder when you order your fridge. In the two 5687 models we
tested, we got one of each and when we tried to order the other it
proved rather difficult.
FEATURES: The PUR II water and ice filtration
system works quite well. Replacement filters are relatively
inexpensive and even though they recommend changing them every six
months, our unit was still providing top quality water and ice well
into the seventh month.
Some of the features we like were
the lighted water and ice dispenser area as well as the pull out
shelves which made organizing your food product a heck of a lot easier.
It comes in Black on Black, White on White,
Stainless Finish, and Biscuit on Biscuit. For a fridge in this
price range, they usually aren't available in genuine stainless steel
models, but we found the stainless finish in this particular model