How long does a new fridge take to get cold?
Just so, how long do you have to wait to put food in a new refrigerator?
Subsequently, question is, how long does it take for a new Samsung fridge to get cold? Leave the appliance to sit for 3 hours. Then plug it in and switch it on. It should then be left overnight to stabilize before putting any fresh food into it. The ideal setting for the refrigerator is +4C and -18C for the freezer.
Similarly, how long does it take for a new fridge freezer to get cold?
Replacing frozen foods after the first 20 or 30 minutes will help lower the temperature more, similar to adding ice to a cooler. It may take anywhere from 4 to 12 hours to reach and stay the proper temperature, however.
Can I use a new fridge straight away?
When your fridge freezer first arrives, you'll need to let it stand upright for around four hours before turning it on if it's been transported horizontally. If your fridge freezer has been transported upright you'll only need to wait for 30 minutes to an hour.