Mini freezers come in a variety of different types. When considering a mini freezer purchase it is important to consider the particular storage needs you are attempting to address before selecting a particular type of mini freezer unit.
There are five basic types of mini freezer available for shoppers to select from. These are small upright freezers, small chest freezers, medical freezers, blood freezers, 12 volt portable freezers and mini commercial freezers.
Mini Upright Freezers
There are many different models of upright freezers that can be purchased in miniature sizes. Small freezers like these are ideal for situations where a front opening freezer appliance is required, but only a minimal capacity is needed. These are simply scaled down versions of full sized stand-alone upright freezer models – they are often used as bar fridge freezers.
Mini Chest Freezers
Also available in stores are lots of small chest freezer options. These devices are handy when energy efficiency is required in a freezer – they are more efficient than upright units. Appliances of this type are very handy for constrained spaces where there is not room to open a front mounted door. Being able to access the freezers contents from above reduces the floor space required for installation a chest freezer.
Mini Medical Freezers
Small medical freezers are appliances specifically designed for freezing products in medical and laboratory settings. A medical freezer is usually a very well insulated appliance designed to keep the contents in very deep freezer. Many models are capable of freezing to -20, -30 or -35 degrees Celsius, an important requirement in scientific applications.
Mini 12 Volt Portable Freezers
12 Volt freezers are used for a variety of diverse applications. They are very popular for use on fishing and camping trips as they provide easy to use off-grid frozen produce. Some buyers even purchase 12v car refrigerator freezer units for their vehicles – both for in town use and major off-road expeditions.
Mini Commercial Freezers
Many retail establishments require small glass door display freezers for their premises. Mini display freezers are frequently found in gas stations and convenience stores where they are used for the display of spontaneously purchased items like ice-cream and the like. Small commercial freezers also are often frequently seen in the checkout lanes of supermarkets.
As I have discussed, there are many different types of mini freezers available. Whatever your needs for frozen items, one of these different small freezer categories will certainly be appropriate for your particular application.