For Meat, Fish, Dairy and Processed Foods
Hitachi’s uniquely designed Vacuum Preservation can achieve approximately 0.8atm capabilities, suppressing oxidation, thus ensuring freshness of food while retaining its nutrients. Furthermore, the airtight structure of the compartment confines moisture inside, thus helping to prevent dehydration of stored food.
Freshness Preservation with New
Odor components from meat and fish are broken down by the Platinum Catalyst to generate carbon dioxide. The carbon dioxide dissolves in water on the surface of food items to make the surface weakly acidic, which suppresses enzyme strength to minimize loss of freshness.
2 Temperature Zones
Selecting the Vacuum Sub Zero mode for items such as meat, fish and processed food, and the Vacuum Chilled mode setting for items such as vegetables and tofu let you store food without freezing them. This helps to prevent deterioration of flavor and texture due to freezing.
The vacuum compartment removes air from stored food, allowing the seasoning to be absorbed at a faster rate* so that less time is required in food preparation.
Reduces Dehydration in Food
Drying of stored items is reduced. Now you can store opened items and dishes you want to store for a while without the need for troublesome wrapping.
Aero-care Vege Compartment
The Power of Platinum for Vegetables and Fruits
Uniquely designed to maintain freshness and nutrients in vegetables, the Aero-care Vege Compartment puts food under the power of a Platinum Catalyst, producing increased carbon dioxide to control respiration of vegetables and limiting the consumption of nutrients in the environment to prevent loss of freshness.
In addition, the improved airtight seal of the compartment increases humidity, with the Humidity Control unit also releasing excess moisture, vegetables remain in optimal condition, further ensuring they retain their freshness and nutrients.
Odor components that come into contact with the catalyst are broken down into carbon dioxide and water.
Retain All the Natural Goodness of Your Food
Lock in the original colours, textures, flavours and nutritional value of fresh and cooked products with high-velocity freezing!
High Thermal Conductivity to Draw Heat Away Faster
Food placed on the big Delicious Freezing Aluminum Tray chills faster due to the high thermal conductivity of the metal. By quickly going past the maximum ice crystal formation zone where the moisture in food items freezes, the growth of ice crystals will be inhibited, thus keeping food tasting delicious.
Intelligent Temperature Detection for Automatic Freezing Setting
When the Temperature Sensor detects the temperature of hot food on the tray, it will automatically switch the setting and freeze it very quickly*.
A range of technologies such as Frost Recycling Cooling and Vacuum Insulation Panels, new technologies such as Multi-valve Control have been added to further ensure energy-saving performance.
Hitachi Original Flexible Vacuum Insulation Panel (VIP)
Large Capacity and Energy Saving
Using the conventional insulation material of urethane foam together with highly efficient vacuum insulation panels enables both large capacity and energy-saving performance.
Hitachi Original Frost Recycling Cooling Technology with Hybrid Defrost
Effective Use of Frost for Cooling
When the compressor isn't operating, frost formed in the condenser when it was operating is used to cool the refrigerator and vegetable compartments. Frost results in energy consumption, but this is reduced by defrosting with heaters. Cooling with frost in the condenser is based on the same principle as cooling with ice.
Convenient Eco Intelligent Control
Cuts power consumption by about 10 – 12% compared to that during regular operation.
(Room temperature of 16°C – 32°C)*
Adjustable Tempered Glass Shelves
The heights of 1st and 2nd shelves from the top can be adjusted to match your needs. Also large pots and tall bottles can be stored by changing the layout of height-adjustable shelves on the lower levels.
Pockets with Adjustable Height
Height can be adjusted to two levels depending on the size of the food items.
Large Storage Capacity
Large capacity ready to hold about 5 shopping baskets of food.
The auto drawers of lower freezer and vegetable compartment slide out effortlessly with just one touch, even when they are fully loaded.
- Gross Capacity [L] : Total : 722, Refrigerator Compartment : 319 Vacuum, Compartment : 44, Vegetable Compartment : 126, Ice Compartment : 27, Freezer (Upper + Lower) : 206.
- Storage Capacity [L] : Total : 525, Refrigerator, Compartment : 317, Vacuum Compartment : 16, Vegetable Compartment : 85, Ice Compartment : 6, Freezer (Upper + Lower) : 101.
- Refrigerator Compartment : Vacuum Compartment, Tempered Glass Shelves (Upper Two Shelves), Height Adjustable Pocket/Shelf
- Freezer Compartment : Delicious Freezing (Big-size Aluminum Tray + Auto Sensor), Three-layer Freezer Case & Tall Storage (Lower Freezer Compartment), Quick Freezing, Low Temperature Freezing Mode, Automatic Ice-Maker, Vegetable Compartment, Aero-care Vegetable Compartment
- Door : Tempered Glass Surface, Auto Door (Refrigerator Compartment), Auto Drawer
- General Features : Triple Deodorisation Filter, Frost Recycling Cooling, Eco Intelligent Control, Smart Lifestyle Memory, Energy Saving Mode, Control Panel (Touch Screen Controller)
- Dimensions (WxDxH) [mm]* : 825 x 728 x 1833