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4.7 | 461 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.)
  • WiFi Connected: No

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Garage ready

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

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Power "On" light

Easily see if the freezer is working without having to open the door

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Lift-out, sliding bulk storage basket

Offers flexibility to organize and store favorite foods for quick, easy access

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
Garage Ready Yes
Defrost Type Manual
Temperature Control Adjustable
Bulk Storage Basket (1) Slide-Out, Wire
Defrost Water Drain Yes
Product Type Chest

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.)
  • WiFi Connected: No

4.7 out of 5

96% of reviewers recommend this product.

5 Stars

Perfect size for apartment or small house

Tracey 66 9/17/2020

The GE chest freezer fits perfectly in my kitchen instead of putting it in garage. I love that I can fit a lot of food & be able to reach in & grab what I want
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2 Stars

Frost buildup

unhappy owner 9/17/2020

I like the size of the freezer. Perfect compact size for storing extra food. My chest freezer has been having excessive frost buildup since the beginning of use. It was initially set in the middle temperature, then I lower it to low. It is now 3/4 full. I don't use it much, as I use it to store frozen meat. Only open it once every few days when I take the meat out. Temperature is good, as the meats are well frozen. It just frost up. I tried contacting customer service. They responded with an open case, but no one ever contacted me back since. Poor customer service. If it weren't the froze buildup, I'd have love it.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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4 Stars

Great freezer for the price

Joe G75 9/17/2020

Great freezer for the price. The unit can hold alot of items inside the chamber.
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5 Stars

Perfect size; quiet.

El67 9/17/2020

Sadly, it took Covid to teach us the importance of freezer use & meal planning. With our new GE freezer we are confident now in being prepared if we can't get out to shop or food is delayed because of high use & need of shopping services.
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3 Stars

Good garage freezer!

Chetta 9/16/2020

Good size...holds plenty. Only negative: sorting through stuff to get to desired item.
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5 Stars

Great for small space

Bibicj 9/16/2020

This freezer gives me more than enough storage space. It fits well in the small space I had available.
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5 Stars

Very Large capacity

aab0331 9/16/2020

I had no idea how large this freezer would be! Thank goodness I did not order the 7 cu ft
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4 Stars

Very Convenient and efficient so far

arc4me 9/16/2020

Was somewhat disappointed in the back order delay (6 mos.) in receiving this product but so far it has met all of my expectations. Continually loading up my small freezer.
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5 Stars

Excellent

Jxwide 9/16/2020

Excellent product to own and great quality since purchasing
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5 Stars

Perfect small freezer

Palasathena 9/15/2020

Very roomy for a small freezer. Keeps items extremely cold! It fits perfectly in my garage because it doesn't take up a lot of room
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5 Stars

Good size, easy of operation

peter063 9/15/2020

Good product, great price,quailty and esse of operation
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5 Stars

Awesome freezer

spnplgr 9/15/2020

Very light weight. Cooled down very quickly when started. Checked temp and only need setting about 1/3 of scale for freezer to be at frozen storage temp. Really nice freezer. Well worth the money over a big retail store. Waited almost 6 months for this to come in. Well worth the wait.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great size

Nllr 9/15/2020

So far we are happy with our purchase. We were excited to even find a freezer this summer!
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5 Stars

Love it

Eguerra 9/14/2020

Is the perfect size for us doesn't take a lot of room perfect.
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5 Stars

Freezer

pmbishop 9/14/2020

The freezer is compact but holds plenty of food. It is a convenient size.
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5 Stars

Great size!

Mart22 9/14/2020

Just installed and works flawlessly. Perfect size for our garage, not too big or small.
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5 Stars

Perfect appliance

Durhameg 9/13/2020

Easy to install, looks great, and a perfect size for what our family needs. Waiting for it to cool so we can start putting food in!
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4 Stars

Plenty of Storage Space!

E p d 9/12/2020

Very Happy, enjoy how quiet it is. Good Storage space
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5 Stars

Right Size

Bix7 9/9/2020

Great size as an adjunct to our existing freezer for storage of frozen vegetables, fruits, meats, ice cream and pizza. Three medium sized nesting bins fit nicely inside with the basket shipped with the unit.
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5 Stars

Just the right size

Stena 9/9/2020

This freezer is just the right size for my garage and my family. I am very please with this freezer.
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5 Stars

Perfect for my needs!

fishmanfreeze123 9/8/2020

This freezer is great. It is simple, works well, fits in my basement and provides a lot of extra storage for being a smaller model.
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4 Stars

Awesome size...

Ash1234 9/5/2020

Been looking for a small freezer for the utility room. It is a perfect fit, and is keeping items perfectly frozen. Wished an additional basket was included for smaller items... besides that is was exactly what I was looking for...
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5 Stars

Excellent for seniors

GGDEMAN 9/3/2020

We shopped many different brands and came to the conclusion that GE would be the best for our dollar. We currently own other GE products and are completely satisfied with their performance.
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5 Stars

Awesome little freezer!

Ella2015 9/3/2020

This freezer is the perfect size for three in our household. We just got a side of beef and it fit perfectly in there. We even had extra room!!
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5 Stars

GE Freezer

Tim0019 9/2/2020

Product was very easy to set up. Runs especially quiet...green light at the bottom of the front panel is very helpful as it lets us know the freezer is operating. Holds plenty of frozen food for us. We like the drain feature if we ever need to defrost. The freezer definitely frees up space in our regular GE refrigerator and allows us to plan ahead for family visits or to just have supplies on hand. Can't figure out why we didn't buy one much earlier!
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5 Stars

GarageReady GE chest freezer

PLZ929 9/1/2020

I love my new little freezer. Garage ready, which is important here in AZ. Perfect fit for the space and for my needs.
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5 Stars

I love my GE freezer. quiet and freezes very quick

grannymae 9/1/2020

I think it's perfect size. blends in just right with my kitchen. Great value
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5 Stars

GE 5.0 Cu. Foot Chest Freezer

ellefilly 8/31/2020

Easy to clean, move and very quiet. The controls are easily accessible and the size is just right.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Perfect size plus garage adaptable

little I 8/29/2020

Pandemic has caused necessity to store extra food during lockdown. This small freezer allows us to have the extra food without going out to the supermarket
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Perfect size for one car garage!

amanda12896 8/26/2020

It's the perfect size for my garage the only thing is I am 5'2 so I needed to buy something to make a shelf for reaching and organization purposes.
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5 Stars

Perfect for what I need and is very efficient

Jimmylakewood 8/26/2020

Very impressed with quality and efficiency. Would highly recommend to anyone
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5 Stars

5cu chest freezer

kathySF 8/25/2020

We have a larger chest freezer but also wanted a smaller one. This is the perfect size for an additional freezer. Love It.
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5 Stars

Great Freezer

wienerRon 8/25/2020

It took 4 months since we ordered to receive due to Covid-19 but the wait was worth it. A very nice and well built small freezer. Exactly what we need for a bit of extra food in case we continue with Covid.
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4 Stars

Good for town homes and appliances.

dutch20 8/25/2020

Great for townhomes/apartments with adequate kitchen floor space.
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5 Stars

Great Freezer

rocket0001 8/21/2020

This has turned out to be a life saver. It has been great during Covid
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5 Stars

Loved

jmgracing 8/20/2020

This has been a great adquisición for my house. It's work great.
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5 Stars

Works Great, excellent prize!!

Malule 8/19/2020

I am so happy as this is relative a small freezer but works excellent. And price is very fair. I paid $250.00
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5 Stars

Nice quiet performance

JuanMel 8/19/2020

This is a high quality product with excellent performance.
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4 Stars

It's a chest freezer

Doeswhat it needs to 8/19/2020

Does the job and doesn't use too much power. Takes a little longer to freeze raw meats etc than my regular freezer.
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5 Stars

Nos a dado el servicio que esperábamos.

Shalom01 8/18/2020

Cumple la función por la que lo compramos. Mantiene perfectamente los alimentos congelados.
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5 Stars

Awesome freezer

Victor2020 8/16/2020

This freezer is awesome. Cools your items right away. The moment you turn it on, it immediately cools and keeps items at the temperature its set.
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5 Stars

GE Chest Freezer 5.0

Viruet 8/15/2020

Great! perfect for small areas, excellent performance.
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5 Stars

Good small freezer

Dave0113 8/14/2020

Quiet running. Plus garage ready. Moves easy. Very nice freezer.
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5 Stars

Look is great and quiet

Liz 38 8/13/2020

Freezer is great, perfect size, lots of room inside, quiet and has a nice look. I love it
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5 Stars

Just what we needed for our garage.

btrebor 8/12/2020

This freezer is small but roomy. Fits everything we needed as a backup to our kitchen freezer.
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5 Stars

Fits perfect in my home runs quiet

Garla 8/12/2020

It's compact doesn't take up a lot of space it's deep and freezes great
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4 Stars

great price

Mrsmetzger2016 8/12/2020

Nice product. Like the basket provided. Low maintenance and stores more that it looks
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5 Stars

Great value

Pranoy 8/12/2020

Great product, very satisfied. Definitely bang for your buck
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5 Stars

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Erniejames 8/12/2020

The product was very convenient for my personal use I like performance.
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5 Stars

Perfect for my needs

marbth 8/12/2020

Nice and compact, yet it holds A LOT. It's in my garage, and it's been hot-hot-hot out there for the past few weeks. But the freezer is unfazed by the heat - it's working perfectly. Haven't notice a huge increase in my electricity usage, either, so it must be efficient. The only downside is that it is a manual defrost, but I knew that when I bought it.
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