Asked by: Dinu Obispoasked in category: General Last Updated: 15th March, 2020
How many amps does a mini fridge use?
In this manner, how much power does a mini fridge use?
Compact refrigerators, typically ranging from 1.7 to 4.4 cubic feet, receive an Energy Star rating when they consume no more than 239.42 kilowatt-hours per year for manual defrost versions, or up to 318.4 kWH/year for units with partial automatic defrost.
Subsequently, question is, can a refrigerator be on a 15 amp circuit? With a 110-volt current, a 750-watt appliance will require 6.8 amps to operate. A refrigerator will use roughly half of the available amperage of a standard 15-amp circuit, and over one-third of a 20-amp circuit.
Herein, how many amps does a refrigerator use?
How many amps does a 1.7 cu ft refrigerator use?
from what I've gathered in my research is that you multiply amp consumption by 115-120 to find out wattage required for the unit. So if a 1.7 cubic ft. compact refrigerator says power consumption is . 7 amps, the wattage required to run it would be about 84 watts.