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3.2 | 18 Reviews

GE® ENERGY STAR® 21.1 Cu. Ft. Top-Freezer Refrigerator

GE Appliances GIE21GTHWW

Available in 3 Color(s)

Features

  • #1 in Quality and Dependability
  • 32-3/4" wide
  • Upfront temperature controls
  • Adjustable spill-resistant glass shelves

Quick Specs

  • Type: Refrigerator
  • Style: Freestanding
  • Has Freezer: Yes
  • Configuration: Top Freezer
  • Width: 32 7/8"
  • Height: 66 3/4"
  • Depth: 34"
  • Energy Star Rated: Yes
  • Refrigerator Size: 21.2 (cu. ft.)
  • Fresh Food Capacity: 15.1 (cu. ft.)
  • Freezer Capacity: 6.1 (cu. ft.)
  • Icemaker: Yes
  • Dispenser: No
  • Counter Depth: No
  • Sabbath Mode: No
  • WiFi Connected: No

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#1 in Quality and Dependability

Among 16-22 cu. ft. refrigerators based on an independent study of property maintenance personnel. Source: The Stevenson Company, 2020 - Market research company with over 20 years of experience in the appliance industry

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Upfront temperature controls

Easy-to-use controls regulate both fresh food and freezer sections

#1 in Quality and Dependability Among 16-22 cu. ft. refrigerators based on an independent study of property maintenance personnel. Source: The Stevenson Company, 2020 - Market research company with over 20 years of experience in the appliance industry

Upfront temperature controls Easy-to-use controls regulate both fresh food and freezer sections

Adjustable spill-resistant glass shelves Designed to contain spills for easy cleaning

Snack drawer Conveniently stores favorite foods and allows for quick, easy access

Adjustable-humidity drawers Controls helps food stay fresh

Factory-installed icemaker Refrigerator comes ready to automatically create ice

Wire freezer shelf Better organization for the freezer

Spillproof freezer floor Seamless design of the freezer floor wipes up easily for quick cleanup

Features

  • #1 in Quality and Dependability
  • 32-3/4" wide
  • Upfront temperature controls
  • Adjustable spill-resistant glass shelves
  • Snack drawer
  • Adjustable-humidity drawers
  • Factory-installed icemaker
  • Wire freezer shelf
  • Spillproof freezer floor
CAPACITY
Total Capacity (cubic feet) 21.1
Fresh Food Capacity 15.1
Freezer Capacity 6.04
FILTER
App Filter - Capacity Refer Large (20-24 cu. ft.)
App Filter - Product Type Refer Top Freezer
App Filter - Dispenser No
App Filter - Icemaker Yes
APPEARANCE
Handle Color-Matched
Exterior Design Textured Rounded Doors
Coil-Free Back Yes
Textured Steel Case Color Matched
Color Appearance White
Door Stops Yes
Door Swing Reversible Hinges
WARRANTY
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
Parts Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Labor Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
POWER / RATINGS
Volts/Hertz/Amps 120v; 60Hz; 15A
WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
Net Weight 214.0
Case Depth Without Door 29.0
Side Air Clearances 0.125
Depth Without Handle 32.25
Overall Depth 34.0
Top Air Clearances 0.125
Back Air Clearances 1.0
Height to Top of Case 66.25
Overall Width 32.875
Overall Height 66.75
Width w/Door Open 90 Degrees Incl. Handle 35.5
Approximate Shipping Weight 238.0
Depth with Door Open 90° 62.75
FEATURES
Icemaker Factory-Installed
Fresh Food Features Interior Lighting
Sabbath Mode Yes
Freezer Features Spillproof Freezer Floor
Leveling System Leveling Legs
Fresh Food Door Features Dairy Compartment
Gallon Storage
Temperature Management Features Air Tower in Freezer
Defrost Type Frost Free
Fresh Food Cabinet Shelves 2 Adjustable
2 Full-Width
2 Total - Glass
Spill-Resistant
Control Type Upfront Temperature Controls
Fresh Food Door Bins 2 with Gallon Storage
3 Total
Exterior Style Free-Standing
Freezer Door Bins 2 Full-Width
2 Total
Fixed
Product Type Top Freezer Refrigerator
Fresh Food Cabinet Drawers 1 Snack Drawer
2 Adjustable Humidity Drawers
3 Total Clear
Freezer Cabinet Shelves 1 Adjustable
1 Full-Width
1 Total
Performance Features Easily Removable Door Gaskets
Never Clean Condenser

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Refrigerator
  • Style: Freestanding
  • Has Freezer: Yes
  • Configuration: Top Freezer

  • Dimensions

  • Width: 32 7/8"
  • Height: 66 3/4"
  • Depth: 34"

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: Yes

  • Capacity

  • Refrigerator Size: 21.2 (cu. ft.)
  • Fresh Food Capacity: 15.1 (cu. ft.)
  • Freezer Capacity: 6.1 (cu. ft.)
  • Icemaker: Yes
  • Dispenser: No
  • Counter Depth: No

  • Extras

  • Sabbath Mode: No
  • WiFi Connected: No

Professional delivery and installation is available for every product we sell. We would be happy to coordinate delivery and installation for you.

3.2 out of 5

44% of reviewers recommend this product.

4 Stars

Energy efficient

Kdnggg 3/5/2022

Really like it lots of room and energy efficient!!
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Yes, I recommend this product

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1 Stars

Worked one day.

WDDaisy 2/25/2022

This is second unit and I still don't have a properly working unit. Third unit is on the way.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Thank you!

Refrigerator3 2/15/2022

With delays from Covid Impact to your customer service, you have truly been great! Our home is completely a GE applianced home!
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Yes, I recommend this product

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1 Stars

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Walked 1/20/2022

My product never worked. I sent it back Had dents in it too
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No, I do not recommend this product

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3 Stars

Shelf failure

GERifrigerator 1/15/2022

The product performs as stated except the bottom shelf easily breaks causing the vegetable drawer to fail.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Good choice

ILR54 12/29/2021

We're very pleased with our refrigerator - especially the size of the freezer.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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2 Stars

Too noisy

JRM1019 12/19/2021

Refrigerator makes too much noise! When refrigerator door closes too hard the freezer door pops open!?
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No, I do not recommend this product

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4 Stars

Noisy

HvyK 11/8/2021

Seems to be louder than our previous fridge. Shelves are not nearly as adjustable either.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

So Far So Good

Ogre805 11/2/2021

. We had it delivered and installed last week. Good solid product. Sturdy. The fan is louder than I thought it would be
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Yes, I recommend this product

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2 Stars

Doors on refrigerator Do NOT CLOSE Correct

Cal1960 10/31/2021

Not happy at all Doors don't close correctly this is the second one was delivered first one icemaker didn't work and it would freeze the eggs very very unhappy
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No, I do not recommend this product

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1 Stars

Junk. Buy a whirlpool.

Joshfarmall 9/27/2021

Gets really hot on outside. Ice maker doesnt make ice. contacted GE about it. Told them im not satisfied and it needs fixed. They acted like its not their problem. My house is full of whirlpool appliances. Never had a single issue with any of them. Buy american made. Dont waste your money on GE's chinese made junk.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

BEST BANG FOR A BUCK!

CAGNEY12 8/23/2021

BEST OPTION FOR THE PRICE...AND WE RESEARCHED ALOT OF OPTIONS.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Works well and saves money.

HiJesusSavesU 7/25/2021

Very reliable and energy efficient. Shelves do not allow for enough tall beverage storage such as many gallons of milk.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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3 Stars

OK - but plastic parts keep breaking.

AliDC 7/18/2021

The refrigerator runs well and i love the ice maker. However, the plastic parts are very cheap and keep breaking. Will not buy again.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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3 Stars

Freezer is large

AndyBarney 7/4/2021

Only has controls for fridge cooling. Light keeps us from using the top shelf effectively. No light in freezer.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

New fridge

Boogie love 7/2/2021

Quiet and keeps everything in it cold. The ice maker is always a great extra feature.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Looks good and plenty of room in side.

Bourke 6/22/2021

I ordered two appliances, GE Refrigerator Model # GIE21GTHFWW and GE Microwave Model # JNM7196DK6WW, installed 6/4/2021. Microwave was installed properly and operating great, 5 stars no negative issues. Positives for the refrigerator: large storage space in the doors and the refrigerator compartment. Setting the temperature control to the recommended setting, temperatures are perfect. Ice maker works properly. Refrigerator looks good in my small kitchen. Negatives: refrigerator noisier then expected while running, I can live with it. I would have preferred a light in the freezer section and a split and adjustable top shelf in the refrigerator, but I knew it was not available when I ordered, maybe in the future models. I gave the refrigerator 4 stars. Refrigerator required the doors to be reversed, extra cost. After the delivery men left, I noticed the doors were not aligned properly and one of the screws appeared to be stripped or misaligned, poor workmanship by one of the delivery men, not the same person who installed the microwave. I gave the delivery 2 stars. After looking at the warranty, under WHAT IS NOT COVERED: Improper installation, delivery or maintenance, may be used as excuse not to send someone out to adjust the doors. I will call customer service anyway after it has been in operation for about two months, who knows they may send someone.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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1 Stars

Freezer useless

Marisol_s 5/13/2021

This fridge only has temperature control for refrigerator and freezer only kicks in when the refrigerator does. Food in freezer gets frost all over no matter how little food you have in there. Can't keep ice cream in the freezer, it's always too soft.
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