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Key Features

  • 14.7 cu.ft. Capacity
  • Inverter Linear Compressor with 10-Year Warranty
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • Energy Star® Qualified
Suggested Price


Suggested Price
Fresher is better.

Fresher is better.

Smart Cooling® system is designed to maintain superior conditions within the refrigerator. The Linear Compressor reacts quickly to temperature fluctuations and helps keep your food fresher, longer. Meanwhile, strategically-placed vents in every section surround your food with cool air no matter where you put it.

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

When you buy a refrigerator, you don't want to worry that it won't last. Because the Linear Compressor uses fewer moving parts and operates more efficiently, LG confidently backs the Linear Compressor with a 10-year limited warranty.

Get wise

Get wise

If you ever experience an issue with your LG refrigerator, you don't have to worry. The SmartDiagnosis™ feature helps the service center diagnose problems over the phone, or with a simple app on your smart phone, helping you minimize costly, inconvenient service calls.

Sophisticated style and Design.

Contoured doors, hidden hinges, and a host of great interior features like LED lighting give your refrigerator a look as sophisticated as it is functional.


What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very efficient design The storage on the inside of the door is excellent design. The shallow refrigerator eliminates the long stretches to the back of the refrigerator, searching for hidden items. It is more than made up for with the generous storage on the door. The entire feel of the refrigerator is quality, like a German automobile. The freezer is good with the pull out drawers, but it is still a struggle to crouch down to access. Whether it's the freezer or the cooler portion, there is no getting a way from that.
Date published: 2018-03-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect fit Great product, well designed. Only noted that the bottom freezer doesn’t have light but the manual ice maker is a plus. Could also potentially buy two and have an expanded refrigerator since doors can be reversed!
Date published: 2018-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect The size is perfect for a small space. I love bottom freezers so refrigerator is mainly eye level.
Date published: 2018-03-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from doors should open the other way, I think that its a waste off money to have to call a service man to come out and switch the doors
Date published: 2018-02-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pretty perfect After a very long search for a smaller refrigerator for our very small kitchen, we took a leap of faith and ordered this unit, sight unseen and knowing the "platinum" would not exactly match our other appliances. We are VERY happy with our choice - it's sleek looking, counter depth and very neatly configured, right down to the "ice maker" (not automatic) which is perfect for this refrigerator. We feel we are going back to "simple" with great style and plenty of room! Form and function rule with this appliance.
Date published: 2018-02-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Fridge! Just what we wanted. We’ve been looking to buy a new fridge for a few months. Reading reviews and comparing features. 2 adults in our house and we wanted a fridge with a bottom freezer, no water or ice dispenser. This is perfect for us.
Date published: 2018-02-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent design! The freezer on the bottom design is very convenient! All of your most used refrigerated items are easily viewed and readily accessible. The see through freezer drawers make it easy to locate and retrieve your frozen foods. First impressions might suggest that this model is rather small, but the inside is so well thought out and designed that it is actually better than the 20 cubic foot model that it replaced. Excellent warranty!
Date published: 2018-02-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from If size matters My home is 40 years ago. The space provided will not accommodate most of the current refrigerators as they are too large. This beauty is perfect in size, really 'cool' and was on sale!
Date published: 2018-02-14
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Ask your questions. Share your answers.
Please first review the detailed product information and help guides in the Product Support section for this product prior to posting a question.

Are the sides of this fridge metal or plastic? The pictures look like smooth metal, but I just received my fridge and the sides are plastic.

Asked by: scy1752
Hello SCY1752, the sides of the refrigerator are made of steel. There may be a coating on the sides that might make it feel like it is plastic, however, we do not make a unit with plastic sides. Please feel free to place magnets on the side of the unit. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-03-01

Is there any matching appliances for this platinum color refrigerator?

Asked by: Gmanweb
Regrettably, there aren't any matching appliances in Platinum Silver that will match this Energy Star® Qualified LG 15 cu. ft. Large Capacity 28” Wide Bottom Freezer Refrigerator, Model # LBNC15221V exactly. The Platinum Silver finish has a shinier appearance than our regular Stainless Steel Appliances but if not placed side by side, you may or may not be able to tell the difference. If possible, you may want to compare them in a showroom to get a better self-assessment...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-03-05

Will the LBNC15221V refrigerator be offered in white?

Asked by: Nico7
Hi Nico7. Your interest in our Energy Star® Qualified LG 15 cu. ft. Large Capacity 28” Wide Bottom Freezer Refrigerator, Model # LBNC15221V is greatly appreciated. This refrigerator is only available in Platinum Silver, however, we do have the LG 10.1 cu. ft. Capacity 2-Door Bottom Mount Refrigerator, Model # LBNC10551W that is soon to be released that has a white finish, although it has a smaller capacity...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-01-30

What is the outside material ? It says Platinum Silver for colt. Is it stainless or some other material ? Will amagnet stick to it ? Will White ever be an option ? I prefer no ice maker so there is more freezer space.

Asked by: NM46
This unit is made with steel and is magnetic. At this time we do not have information to whether or not it will be released in white in the future. ^AC
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2017-12-21

I’ve read all specs re this product on website, and do not see that doors can be set to open in one direction or the other. Please confirm whether this is an option.

Asked by: Maggie32
We apologize for the inconvenience, the door opening is not able to be swapped on this model. ^CP
Answered by: ChrisPSM
Date published: 2017-12-30

what is the total depth of this refrigerator with the door open at 90 degrees?  does that include the clearance required at the back at installation?

Asked by: barbrep
Hello, the Depth (Total with Door Open) is 46 5/8” not including clearance. ^AC
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2017-11-14

Will it come with doors that open to the left?

Asked by: Pugmom
It says in the specs that you can switch the doors left or right 
Answered by: Readtheinfo
Date published: 2017-12-16

Manual Ice? Seriously? I was ready to buy until this news.

Asked by: Jaybird1
Thank you so much for the feedback. We have filed a complaint on your behalf, regarding the unit not having an ice maker, to let our R&D team know your dissatisfaction with our refrigerator. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know what is going on so we can improve. ^CP
Answered by: ChrisPSM
Date published: 2018-02-19
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