Engel came out on top as the most energy efficient refrigerator because of its swing-compressor design that uses only one part. Its also simple and functional design, perfect for a road trip.
The Dometic portable refrigerator came out on top as the most technically advanced refrigerator for it's dual-zone temperature controls, digital displays and WiFi capabilities.
ARB came out on top as the toughest refrigerator for it's rugged casing, solid handle build and ability to operate at up to 30 degree angels.
We rank the top rated 12v portable refrigerators for camping, camper van conversions, van life and RV enthusiasts! All refrigerators run off 12V DC power and can be hooked up to a solar panel system.
Who doesn't enjoy eating? In fact, I bet you do it every day. Aside from sleeping, cooking will probably be the most frequent activity in your van. It makes sense to plan a kitchen layout you're excited to use.
We've looked at 8 of the best portable refrigerators for RV road trippers, vanlifers and campervan fans. Norcold came out on top as best bang for the buck for it's simplistic design, solid build and durable functionality.