For those who frequently take road trips or enjoy camping, having a refrigerator in your car can be a game-changer. No longer do you have to rely on ice or stop at gas stations to keep your food and drinks cold. However, with so many options available, it can be tough to know which refrigerator is the best for your needs. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the best refrigerators for cars on the market, including their features, pros, and cons, to help you make the best decision for your next adventure.
1. EUHOMY Car Refrigerator: Your Go-to Option for Portable and Reliable Cooling
Euhomy car refrigerator is an ideal solution for RV1/truck drivers, boat owners, and campers to store their food, snacks, beverages, and other items while traveling. It is designed with two storage zones that reduce odor and maintain freshness. With a powerful capacity, it can hold up to 58 cans of cola, 36 bottles of water, or 18 bottles of red wine.
The smart battery protection function of this portable refrigerator freezer prevents the car power supply from overloading or short-circuiting. It comes with 110/240V AC and 12/24V DC adapters, making it a versatile appliance that can be used at home or in the car. The RV refrigerator has three battery protection modes at different levels, ensuring uninterrupted use while preventing the risk of running out of power.
The damping and handle design of this 12-volt refrigerator is user-friendly. The damping design ensures that the appliance remains stable even when the car is climbing at an inclination angle of 30 degrees. The non-slip base and handle design make it easy to move the camping refrigerators while minimizing the degree of body tilt and protecting your lumbar spine.
The LCD touch panel of this powered cooler allows you to adjust the temperature range between -4℉-68℉ (-20℃-20℃) and select different modes to meet your needs. The Bluetooth mode of the portable fridge lets you remotely control it with a mobile app. Additionally, this 12-volt freezer adopts advanced 3D refrigeration technology and a powerful compressor for fast cooling. It has a low noise level of only 40 decibels, making it an ideal appliance for those who want to enjoy iced drinks quickly and quietly.
• Dual storage areas and a powerful capacity
• Smart battery protection function and home/car dual-use
• Damping and handle design for stability and convenience
• LCD touch panel and Bluetooth connection for easy operation
• High efficiency and low noise level
• May not be suitable for those who do not require a portable refrigerator freezer
• Higher cost compared to regular refrigerators
- DUAL STORAGE AREA&POWERFUL CAPACITY - Euhomy car refrigerator is equipped with two zone. Dual storage areas can reduce odor. Portable refrigerator freezer allows you to store a variety of foods while keeping fresh. This powerful rv fridge can hold 58can cola, or 36 bottles water or 18 bottles red wine, which fully meets RV1 / truck drivers,boat owners and campers to store seafood, snacks,meat, and beverages, travel, boating, and camping needs.
- SMART BATTERY PROTECTION & HOME/CAR DUAL-USE - Euhomy car fridge 12v is equipped with 110/240V AC and 12/24V DC adapters, which can be used at home or in the car. The RV refrigerator provides three (low, medium, and high) battery protection functions at different levels. This design can prevent the car power supply from being overloaded or short-circuited, so you don’t have to worry about running out of car power when using the 12 volt fridge. All this is for you to enjoy the journey.
- DAMPING & HANDLE DESIGN - The damping design of the portable fridge is very friendly! Because of its overall external smooth lines and equipped with a multi-functional non-slip base, the lateral displacement is greatly reduced. When your car is climbing at an inclination angle of 30 degrees, the 12 volt refrigerator can still run stably. The humanized handle design is convenient for you to move the camping refrigerators while reducing the degree of body tilt and protecting your lumbar spine.
- LCD TOUCH PANEL & BLUETOOTH CONNECTION - The LCD touch panel allows you to directly see the operation of the 12v refrigerator for car and adjust the temperature range at any time. You can set any temperature between -4℉-68℉ (-20℃-20℃) on the panel. You can also choose ECO and Max through the LCD touch panel to meet your various needs! Powered cooler also has a Bluetooth mode, with a mobile app, so you can remotely control it without being around the machine.
- HIGH EFFICIENCY & LOW NOISE - Euhomy 12 volt freezer adopts advanced 3D refrigeration technology and is equipped with a powerful compressor for fast cooling. The sound of the 12v fridge is only 40 decibels when it is running, allowing you to quickly and quietly enjoy iced drinks. Not only that, our 12v freezer has UL energy-saving certification, which consumes very low energy. Compared with other ordinary refrigerators, our average energy consumption is only 45W. This will benefit your wallet.
2. Car Fridge with 12/24V DC and 100-240V AC Power Options for Outdoor Adventures
Product Description: The BODEGA 12Volt car fridge is a versatile and convenient refrigeration option for your travels. Equipped with two separate zones that can be controlled independently, this fridge offers 18L to 36L of storage capacity depending on your needs. With the option to remove the middle plate, you can use one zone as a freezer and the other as a fridge. The fridge is also equipped with a WIFI connection and App control (available for android and ios), allowing you to monitor and adjust the temperature of your fridge from your smartphone.
Features and Benefits:
• Dual Zone and App Control: The two zones can be controlled independently, and with the App control feature, you can easily adjust the temperature settings from your smartphone.
• Energy-saving and Powerful: With a powerful compressor and an energy-saving protect system, this car fridge can maintain temperatures as low as 32℉(0℃) even in max mode.
• Anti-shaking Design: The BODEGA car fridge provides a stable and quiet refrigeration environment for your travels. Its non-slip base and smooth external lines ensure that it stays in place even when your car is at an inclination angle of 30 degrees.
• Value Pack and Friendly Design: The fridge comes with a variety of accessories, including a cigarette lighter connector, wall plug, wall plug adapter, user manual, and two baskets. The built-in LED light and USB charging port make it convenient to use at any time of day or night. The stretchable handles and off-road wheels make it easy to transport and use outdoors.
• Warranty and Support: The compressor is covered by a 5-year warranty, and all other parts are covered by a 1-year warranty. The technical support team is available to help with any issues you may encounter.
• Dual zone temperature control and App control feature provide flexible and convenient refrigeration options.
• Energy-saving protect system and strong compressor allow for reliable refrigeration even in extreme conditions.
• Anti-shaking design ensures stability and quiet operation.
• Comes with a variety of accessories and user-friendly features such as LED lighting and USB charging port.
• 5-year compressor warranty and 1-year warranty on all other parts provide peace of mind.
• The fridge may take some time to cool down, so pre-cooling is recommended.
• The 2.6m RV freezer line length may not be suitable for all vehicles.
- 👍DUAL ZONE AND APP CONTROL CAR FRIDGE:BODEGACOOLER 12Volt refrigerator is equipped with two zone,the two zones can be independently controlled for temperature 36L(38 Quart).If you want only one zone,you can take off the middle plate.This powerful rv fridge can hold 41cans cola,or 21 bottles water or 13 bottles red wine.It's up to you to decide which side to use as the freezer or fridge zone.Our car refrigerator support WIFI connection, App control.(For android and ios)
- 👍 ENERGY SAVING&POWERFUL:BODEGACOOLER car fridge 12v has protect system for different level H/M/L. The system can correspond to different startup voltage and shutdown voltage respectively.Strong compressor can make the empty portable refrigerator temperature's to 32℉(0℃) by max mode.RV refrigerator design of wireless keep items very cool when you turn off the power during your journey.If you need to store more frozen foods, we recommend that you pre-cool the fridge before traveling
- 👍ANTI-SHAKING: BODEGACOOLER 12v fridge provides a silent and comfortable environment for you.Because of its overall external smooth lines and equipped with a multi-functional non-slip base, the lateral displacement is greatly reduced. When your car is climbing at an inclination angle of 30 degrees, the car portable freezer can still run stably.Our portable car refrigerator allows you to enjoy cold drinks in stable and quiet during the trip
- 👍VALUE PACK AND FRIENDLY DESIGN:You will get a portable car fridge,1 cigarette lighter connector,1 wall plug,1 wall plug adapter,1 user manual,2 baskets.The built-in LED light design let you easily to get things at night.The bottom drain hole is convenient for cleaning the 12 volt refrigerators.Our cooler for cars also includes USB charging port,our RV refrigerator 12v has portable stretchable handles and off-road wheels which increase its portability.It's perfect for outdoor activities
- 👍WARRANTY&SUPPORT: 5 Years Life Span on the compressor and 1 Year warranty on all other parts.We have a professional technical support team responsible for the portable car freezer.If you have any problems,please feel free to contact us via Amazon.We will response you in 24 hours and let you have an wonderful experience.BODEGACOOLER car fridge 12v is equipped with 120/240V AC and 12/24V DC adapters, which can be used at home or in the car.The RV freezer line length is about 2.6m.
3. Your Ultimate Companion for Camping and Travel: AstroAI 12V Portable Freezer 16 Quart
Our heavy-duty 12-volt refrigerator boasts a high capacity of 15L, with a sizeable interior measuring 13.8”L x 9.6”W x 7.1”H. The refrigerator’s power cooler allows it to function as both a fridge and a freezer, keeping drinks, fruit, ice cream, vegetables, seafood, meat, skincare products, milk, and more chilled or frozen. It is the perfect fridge for picnics, barbecues, camping, house parties, and wherever your adventures take you.
The refrigerator’s powerful compressor allows for fast cooling, reaching a temperature of 32°F in just 15 minutes when empty, and takes about an hour to reach its lowest temperature of -4°F (-20°C). You can switch between MAX and ECO modes for faster cooling or energy-saving. It consumes less than 1 KW.H per day in ECO mode. Note that the operating temperature does not exceed 131℉.
The portable freezer includes three power-saving levels: low, medium, and high. These modes help reduce power consumption to the desired level, maximizing your car’s battery life. Once you set a level, the refrigerator will automatically re-apply the setting whenever you turn it on.
The fridge’s functional design includes an LED display for easy operation and temperature checking in low-light conditions. Its USB port allows you to conveniently charge your phone, and the UL-listed car cigarette lighter extension cord and AC input both have replaceable fuses that protect against overloads and short circuits.
The AstroAI 15L fridge/freezer includes both a 12V/24V DC and a 100V-240V AC adapter for seamless use whether at home or in your car. You can even use it outdoors with a portable power bank, making it a versatile and practical option for a variety of settings.
One of the main advantages of this fridge is its high capacity, allowing you to store a wide range of items. The fast cooling time is also a significant advantage, allowing you to quickly chill your drinks and food. The various power-saving modes help maximize the battery life of your car or power bank, making it a convenient option for long trips or outdoor adventures. Additionally, the fridge’s LED display and USB port add to its functionality.
One potential disadvantage of this fridge may be its size, as it may not fit in smaller cars or tight spaces. Additionally, its high capacity may make it too heavy to carry around for extended periods, especially when filled with items. Finally, some users may find the cost to be relatively high compared to other portable refrigerators on the market.
- HIGH CAPACITY: Our heavy-duty 12 volt refrigerator boasts an ample 15L capacity and a sizeable interior of 13.8”L x 9.6”W x 7.1”H. The refrigerator uses its power cooler to function as both a fridge and a freezer, keeping drinks, fruit, ice cream, vegetables, seafood, meat, skincare products, milk and more chilled or frozen. It’s an ideal fridge for picnics, barbecues, camping, house parties, and wherever adventure takes you.
- FAST COOLING: With its powerful compressor, the car refrigerator can cool to 32°F at most in 15 minutes when empty; it takes about an hour to reach its lowest temperature of -4°F (-20°C). You can switch between the MAX and ECO modes for faster cooling or energy saving. (It consumes less than 1 KW.H per day in ECO mode). NOTE: The operating temperature does not exceed 131℉.)
- BATTERY SAVING MODES: Our portable freezer includes three power-saving levels: low, medium, and high. These modes reduce power consumption to the desired level, maximizing car’s battery life. Once you set a level, the refrigerator will automatically re-apply the setting whenever you turn it on.
- FUNCTIONAL DESIGN: The fridge’s LED display ensures easy operation and temperature checking in low-light conditions. Its USB port allows you to conveniently charge your phone. The UL-listed car cigarette lighter extension cord and AC input both have replaceable fuses that protect against overloads and short circuits.
- AC/DC Adapters: The AstroAI 15L fridge/freezer includes both a 12V/24V DC and a 100V-240V AC adapter for seamless use whether at home or in your car. You can even use it outdoors with a portable power bank! Father Day Gifts.
4. Say Goodbye to Warm Drinks and Food with ICECO VL60 Dual Zone Portable Refrigerator.
※ Independent Control – With dual zones and independent control, this portable refrigerator allows you to use freezing and refrigeration in any combination, including both freezer, both refrigerator, or freezer and refrigerator. You can also choose to turn off one zone to save energy.
※ SECOP Compressor – The cooling range of this car refrigerator is from 0°F to 50°F (-18℃~10℃), which can meet all your refrigeration and freezing needs. The fridge cooling rate can be selected between MAX mode for fast cooling or ECO mode for energy efficiency. The SECOP compressor ensures the refrigerator runs well even when tilted up to 40°.
※ Car and Home Use – This portable refrigerator comes with a DC cord and an AC cable, which means you can use it in your car or at home. The independent 12V/24V DC and 110-240V AC output port avoids messy wire accumulation and makes the usage environment cleaner and safer.
※ User-friendly Design – The height design of this portable refrigerator is perfect for a tonneau cover of a pickup truck. It features a metal shell, thickened inner wall, and a foldable pull-down lock that provides good insulation conditions. Interior lights make it easy to access in the dark, and the two removable wired baskets allow quick emptying and restocking of the fridge.
※ Warranty & Services – The compressor comes with a 5-year warranty, and all other parts come with a 1-year warranty. The customer service phone line is available, and your Amazon messages will be answered within 24 hours, including on weekends.
• Independent control of dual zones
• SECOP compressor ensures good performance, even when tilted up to 40°
• Can be used in a car or at home
• Height design is suitable for a tonneau cover of a pickup truck
• Interior lights and removable wired baskets make it user-friendly
• 5-year warranty on the compressor and 1-year warranty on all other parts
• None mentioned.
5. Keep Your Drinks and Food at the Perfect Temperature with AstroAI Electric Cooler -4℉~68℉
Our 12-volt refrigerator boasts a large 35-liter capacity, making it ideal for keeping a variety of items chilled or frozen, such as beverages, fruits, ice cream, vegetables, seafood, meats, skincare products, and milk. It has larger interior dimensions of 12.9″(L) x 10.5″(W) x 12.2″(H) and smaller interior dimensions of 10.5″(L) x 6.3″(W) x 5.7″(H). This makes it perfect for use during picnics, barbecues, camping trips, house parties, and travel.
The refrigerator also features a powerful compressor that enables fast cooling. It can cool down to 32°F in just 30 minutes when empty, and it takes approximately 45 minutes to reach its lowest temperature of -4°F. Users can choose between MAX mode for fast cooling or ECO mode for energy-saving, which consumes less than 1 KW.H per day.
Another great feature of our portable refrigerator is the three levels of battery protection – low, medium, and high. This helps to maximize vehicle battery life by reducing power consumption to the desired level. Once the user sets the level, the refrigerator will automatically re-apply the setting whenever it is turned on.
The functional design of the refrigerator includes an LED display panel, which allows users to check and set the temperature in low light. The built-in LED light helps to find items in dark environments. Additionally, the handle design makes it easy to move the refrigerator. The UL-listed car cigarette lighter extension cord with a built-in ceramic fuse provides first-class protection from overloads and short circuits.
Our portable refrigerator is also versatile, as it comes with a 12/24V DC and 100V to 240V AC adapter, allowing users to cool their belongings at home or in their car. It can even be used outdoors with a portable power bank.
The advantage of our 12-volt refrigerator is its large capacity, fast cooling, and battery protection features, making it an ideal choice for various situations. However, one disadvantage is that it may be heavy and bulky to carry around.
- LARGE CAPACITY: Our 12 volt refrigerator, with its large 35L capacity, works as a fridge or freezer to keep items like beverages, fruits, ice cream, vegetables, seafood, meats, skincare products, and milk chilled or frozen. Larger interior dimension 12.9"(L)x 10.5"(W)x 12.2"(H), and smaller interior dimension 10.5"(L) x6.3 "(W) x5.7 "(H). Great for picnics, barbecues, camping, house parties, and travel.
- FAST COOLING: With its powerful compressor, the car refrigerator can cool to 32°F at most in 30 minutes when empty; it takes about 45 minutes to reach its lowest temperature of -4°F. Choose between MAX mode for fast cooling and ECO mode for energy saving. (It consumes less than 1 KW.H per day in ECO mode)
- BATTERY PROTECTION: Includes three levels of battery protection: low, medium, and high. The portable freezer reduces power consumption to the desired level, maximizing vehicle battery life. Once you set a level, the refrigerator will automatically re-apply the setting whenever you turn it on.
- FUNCTIONAL DESIGNS: The LED display panel helps check and set the temperature in low light. Built-in LED light helps you to find the items in dark environment. Handle design helps you to move this refrigerator easily.The UL-listed car cigarette lighter extension cord with a built-in ceramic fuse provides first-class protection from overloads and short circuits.
- VERSATILE: With the included 12/24V DC and 100V to 240V AC adapter, you can cool your belongings with this portable refrigerator at home or in your car. You can even use it outdoors with a portable power bank!
In conclusion, a refrigerator for a car is a convenient accessory for those who travel frequently and require access to chilled or frozen food and beverages on the go. With the variety of options available in the market, it can be challenging to choose the right refrigerator for your needs. However, we have compiled a list of top products in the refrigerator for car category to help you make an informed decision. These products offer various features, including different sizes, power options, and cooling capabilities, to suit your specific requirements. Consider the size of your vehicle, the amount of food and drinks you need to store, and your power source when selecting the right refrigerator for you. With the right refrigerator for your car, you can enjoy your road trips with your favorite snacks and beverages chilled and ready to go.
Question: What is the best refrigerator for a car?
Answer: The best refrigerator for a car depends on your specific needs and preferences. There are various options available, including thermoelectric coolers, compressor refrigerators, and absorption refrigerators.
Question: What features should I consider when choosing the best refrigerator for my car?
Answer: When choosing the best refrigerator for your car, consider factors such as capacity, power source (12V DC, 24V DC, or AC), energy efficiency, temperature control, durability, and portability.
Question: What is the power source for car refrigerators?
Answer: Car refrigerators typically operate on 12V DC or 24V DC power from your car’s battery or AC power when connected to a power source at a campsite or other location.
Question: What is the ideal capacity for a car refrigerator?
Answer: The ideal capacity for a car refrigerator depends on your needs and the available space in your car. Car refrigerators come in various sizes, typically ranging from 20 to 60 liters. Consider how much food and drinks you need to store and the available space in your car when determining the capacity.
Question: What are some popular brands of car refrigerators?
Answer: Some popular brands of car refrigerators include Dometic, ARB, Engel, Whynter, and Norcold. These brands offer a range of car refrigerators with different features and capacities to suit different needs and preferences.