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4.8 | 90 Reviews

GE® 5.0 Cu. Ft. Manual Defrost Chest Freezer

GE Appliances FCM5SKWW

Features

  • Garage ready
  • Power "On" light
  • Lift-out, sliding bulk storage basket
  • Adjustable temperature control

Quick Specs

  • Type: Freezer
  • Style: Chest
  • Width: 29"
  • Height: 33 1/2"
  • Depth: 21"
  • Energy Star Rated: No
  • Refrigerator Size: 5 (cu. ft.)

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Garage ready GE freezers are tested to perform from 0°F to 110°F

Power "On" light Easily see if the freezer is working without having to open the door

Lift-out, sliding bulk storage basket Offers flexibility to organize and store favorite foods for quick, easy access

Adjustable temperature control Easy to use controls to select the temperature for your needs

Recessed handles A streamlined design offers a clean appearance

Upfront defrost water drain Conveniently located to easily drain water during defrosting

Manual defrost Manually defrost the freezer on your schedule

Features

  • Garage ready
  • Power "On" light
  • Lift-out, sliding bulk storage basket
  • Adjustable temperature control
  • Recessed handles
  • Upfront defrost water drain
  • Manual defrost
CAPACITY
Total Capacity (cubic feet) 5.0
Freezer Capacity 5.03
FILTER
App Filter - Defrost Type Manual
App Filter - Capacity Freezer Less than 14 cu. ft.
App Filter - Product Type Freezer Chest
APPEARANCE
Handle Recessed
Color Appearance White
WARRANTY
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
Parts Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Labor Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
ECONOMICAL / QUIET
Insulation (Cabinet & Lid) Foam
Wrap Around Evaporator Yes
Wrap Around Condenser Yes
Cabinet Liner Metal
WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
Net Weight 63.0
Side Air Clearances 3.0
Overall Depth 21.25
Back Air Clearances 3.0
Height w/Lid Open 53.0
Overall Width 28.75
Overall Height 33.5
Approximate Shipping Weight 69.0
FEATURES
Power "ON" Light Yes
Defrost Type Manual
Temperature Control Adjustable
Bulk Storage Basket (1) Slide-Out, Wire
Defrost Water Drain Yes

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Freezer
  • Style: Chest

  • Dimensions

  • Width: 29"
  • Height: 33 1/2"
  • Depth: 21"

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: No

  • Capacity

  • Refrigerator Size: 5 (cu. ft.)

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

4.8 out of 5

91% of reviewers recommend this product.

great appliance

10/11/2018

just right size for xtra freezer space. Moved and left one behind. Had to replace as I like to make meals ahead of time and freeze. very quiet.

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Exceedingly cold and quiet

10/9/2018

Bought this freezer for a warm storage shed in Tennessee. Its typically in the 90s to 100s inside in the summer. Freezer is very quiet and consistently at -15 to -20 F despite only being set at 50 cooling.

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Perfect for my family

10/6/2018

I bought this just this past week and am very happy with my purchase. Was so easy to get set up and got cold really fast.

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great freezer chest

9/22/2018

I bought my freezer chest a month ago and I loved it. Keeps my frozen foods fresh. Got love the best brands from GE

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great product

9/17/2018

I have purchased 2 different brand 5cf chest freezers in the past 3 years in which they all failed in a garage environment. This is the only brand rated for a garage so will see what happens.

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I love it.

9/16/2018

I am very satisfied with my freezer. Very quiet. I could fit it in my car and my daughter helped me put it in the house not heavy at all. Loving it

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very roomy

9/14/2018

I brought this freezer several months ago.I have enjoyed every minute of using this freezer. I should have purchase it years ago.

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Looks nice

9/14/2018

Just plugged it in last night so far working good.

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Very good product

9/12/2018

I just got this and hooked up fine. Was hot inside unit before plugging it in. After plugging it in was amazed how cold it was getting just 30 minutes later. Runs quiet and feels good

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Perfect size for us.

9/10/2018

Weve been wanting more freezer space but didnt want something too big . This is the perfect size and just enough added space.

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Great Quality

9/7/2018

Im a fan of GE all my products are GE...Love Them

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Perfect size for our needs.

9/1/2018

Works great have never had problems with GE products.

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save electricity

8/30/2018

i bought this unit several months ago and I am very happy with it.

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Just what I needed

8/30/2018

Overall very pleased thus far. Probably due to the weather but Ive been surprised how quickly it frosted up. I need to defrost it. I have already recommended it to 2 friends.

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Nice little freezer

8/30/2018

I wanted a small freezer and this is just what I was looking for. Its great.

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Best freezer ever

8/30/2018

I love the freezer I bought it works great. I have had no trouble with the freezer. Thank you for making a great freezer.

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Great Little Freezer

8/30/2018

We were looking for a small freezer to supplement our refrigerator and this unit fit the need perfectly. Easy to set up is whisper quiet and actually holds a significant amount of food.

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Money savings

8/29/2018

Replaced an older model and am pleased with the savings on my electric bill.

No, I do not recommend this product

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perfect fit for my needs

8/26/2018

I bought this to replace a larger unit. This one is perfect for my needs and is very quite when running.

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Excellent temp control

8/24/2018

Much more room than I expected. Its an awesome addition to our food storage. It allows us to stock up on steaks that are on sale.

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Awesome little freezer

8/24/2018

I brought this freezer about 2 months and I love it.

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extremely quiet

8/21/2018

just got today- love it has just enough room for everything I need winter and summer. Its so quiet I had to check it every so often to make sure it was running.

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Great product

7/23/2018

It fits my needs. Hope it to last many years and to be energy saver too.

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Great Size

7/20/2018

I just bought this freezer the space that I had to put it was small but it fits perfectly.

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Bad features

7/4/2018

I bought this appliance less than a month a go and I dont like it because makes ice around the door.

No, I do not recommend this product

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Love this simplicity

6/28/2018

Wow an appliance that doesnt require an internet connection or wifi to operate I love this freezer. Plug it in turn it on adjust temp... Done I bought the smallest one available and theres plenty of room for everything. Perfection.

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Good freezer

6/24/2018

I bought this 3 Months ago and love it very efficient

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Great product

6/17/2018

I am extremely happy with this purchase. Quick delivery...works great and perfect size for my porch

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COMPACT AND EFFICIENT

6/12/2018

So far so good Holds quite a bit for us. Easy to reach items. Temperature consistent.

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HANDY

5/30/2018

THIS WILL BE AN EXCELLANT ICE FREEZER FOR MY BOAT BARN. QUIET. QUICKLY DOWN TO FREEZING.

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Good freezer

5/27/2018

It fits perfectly in the corner quiet and gets to low temperature fast

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Good Little Depp Freezer

5/7/2018

Does what its suppose to and it is quiet I bought this to help with my business and I am not disappointed.

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Great Bargain and quality product

5/5/2018

Needed a chest freezer. This was the perfect solution-good design and price.

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QUIET

4/28/2018

The new freezer was frosty within hours of the first plug in. Its quiet and has plenty of space. Nice and compact - perfect for my needs.

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Excellent

4/26/2018

Very satisfied and would recommend to everyone in search

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No problems

4/25/2018

Working great so far no complaints with anything to this point.

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Great freezer

4/7/2018

Good product. Does what it should. Very happy with purchase.

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Good freezer

3/29/2018

We bought this for the excess that will not fit in the regular freezer. It is working just fine and we are happy with it.

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Good Little Freeze

3/23/2018

Works great for the 2 of us. Small clean looking and holds a ton of goodies.

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Good product

3/9/2018

I bought this freezer over 3 months ago. It was easy to handle and setup. It runs quietly and does the job. So fat no real ice buildup. Great product for the money.

No, I do not recommend this product

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Maybe OK

3/6/2018

Had this 2 months and the bulb burnt out and the seal is leaking on the left side. Still waiting on a service call.

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just what we needed

3/4/2018

we needed a freezer my son 2 grandsons move in so there was more food. I saw this one the price was right and it has been perfect. I have always liked GE I have a refrigerater I bought in 1988 and it is still running.

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Just what I wanted

3/2/2018

Girlfriend purchased for me for my Birthday Just what I was looking for Just the right size for a single guy

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Great freezer

2/23/2018

I received this for a Christmas gift and I am so happy with itits a great apartment size freezer.

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Just what I needed

2/23/2018

I bought this freezer a couple of months ago and it is perfect for my purpose. I hunt I needed something that would hold my game meat. Tight seal so not much frost build up fits right along with my washer and dryer in the laundry room

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Great Simple Freezer

2/19/2018

The freezer is simple super quite and gets the job done.

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Great product for the price

2/13/2018

Ive only had a few days love it I first thought it might be too small. But its perfect for my needs.

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PERFECT SIZE

2/9/2018

BOUGHT TO TAKE WITH US ON HUNTING TRIPS. FITS IN BACK OF OUR TRUCK EASY TO MOVE.

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So Quiet

2/4/2018

I have only had this freezer about a week but so far I am very happy I selected this one in particular. Love that it is on rollers and is so quiet as I have it in my kitchen. Initially I was going to put it in the garage but happier with where it is now.

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Does the job

1/30/2018

I bought the 5 cu ft chest freezer to fit in a small apartment. Its now been running over a month. Its quiet. Its cold. It fits my space and lifestyle. And after a month there is still no sign of frost buildup inside. It does the job I bought it for and I am quite happy with it.

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