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RS36A80 36" Star K, Energy Star Built-In French Door Refrigerator with 16.8 cu. ft. Capacity, Active Smart Technology, Adaptive Defrost and Internal Ice Maker, with X:

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  • Width: 35.06"
  • Height: 79.84"
  • Depth: 24.5"
  • Type: Built In
  • Style: French Door
  • Total Capacity: 16.8 cu. ft.
  • Refrigerator Capacity: 11.7 cu. ft.
  • Freezer Capacity: 5.1 cu. ft.
  • Counter-Depth: Yes
  • Ice Maker: Yes
  • Defrost Type: Adaptive
  • Type of Shelves: Glass
  • Sabbath Mode: Yes
  • Energy Star: Yes
  • ActiveSmart™

The DCS 36" Built-In French Door Refrigerator with 16.8 cu. ft. capacity, is 80" tall but can be installed as a 84" tall unit. Using the ActiveSmart System, the refrigerator senses and responds to daily use by adapting and only using energy to keep temperature of the interior constant. Doubling up with the Humidity Control System, the Crisper Bins have the perfect mircoclimate for maintaining fruit and vegetable quality at just the right humidity and temperature level. With the Removable, Spill-Safe Cantilevered Glass Shelves, you have easy organization, flexible shelving and easy clean-up, for your convenience and flexibility. Available at AppliancesConnection


Seamless Intergration
The Built-in series minimizes gaps through heavey-duty inline hinges and adjustable doors enabling minimal gaps to create consistent lines throughout your kitchen. The series fits flush with cabinetry to reduce disruption and deliever design freedom.

Sized to Suit
The spacious 36" French Door refrigerator is designed for family life, with double door for easy access to uninterupted refrigerator space.

ActiveSmart™ Technology
Have fresher food longer with ActiveSmart Technology that constantly monitors how you use yoru fridge and adapting to maintain a controlled environment and optimum remperature.

Easy Cleaning
Removable, spill-safe cantilevered glass shelves are designed to conatin drips and spills that can be simply wiped away, while leaving the interior walls completely smooth and eas to clean. The water fulter is easilt accessile for quick cleaning or replacement. Storage bins just need a wipe to keep spotless.

Flexible Living
This refrigerator adapst to suit your lifestyle by streamlining food preparation and organization with SmartTouch controls, flexible shelving and stprage options, and slide out bins and trays. LED lighting in all compartments lights up all the shelves, bins and trays.

The ActiveSmart™ refrigerators intelligently adapt to daily use to help save energy, cooling and defrosting only when they need to without compromising on food care.

Other Features

  • Bottle Chill Mode
  • Bast Freeze Mode
  • Frost Free Freezer
  • Humidity Control System
  • Humidity Control Crisper Bins
  • Ice Boost Mode
  • LED Lighting
  • Open Door Alarm
  • Sabbath Mode
  • Smart Touch Control Panel


Width: 35.06"
Exterior Width: 36"
Height: 79.84"
Height without Hinges: 79.84"
Depth: 24.5"
Depth without Front Panel: 23.75"
Depth without Handles: 24.5"
Depth with door at 90 degrees: 42.31"
Cabinet Depth: 22.5"
Drawer Clearance:


Drawer Clearance with Handle: 40.28"
Cutout Width: 36"
Cutout Height: 80"
Optional Cutout Height with Top Trim: 84"
Cutout Depth: 25"
Total Capacity: 16.8 cu.ft.
Refrigerator Capacity: 11.7 cu.ft.
Freezer Capacity: 5.1 cu.ft.
General Specifications
Type: Built In
Style: French Door
Size: Full Size
Energy Star: Yes
Sabbath Mode: Yes
Hinge Side: Both
Field Reversible Doors: No
Type of Shelves: Glass
Spill Proof Shelves: Yes
Split Shelves: Yes
Adjustable Shelves: Yes
Number of Shelves: 3
Crisper: Yes 
Door Storage: Yes
Adjustable Door Shelves: 6
Defrost Type: Adaptive
Other Specifications
Ice Maker: Yes 
Door Alarm: Yes
Electrical Requirements
Volts: 115 Volts
Frequency: 60 Hz
Amps: 10 Amps
Parts and Labor: 2 Years
Sealed System Parts Additional 3 Years


ActiveSmart™ consists of a microprocessor, interior temperature sensors, independently controlled variable speed fans and multiple air ducts. The microprocessor controls how the refrigerator operates based on changing patterns of use. The sensors continuo

Internal Ice Maker

Internal Ice Maker

Top your glass off with clear, crisp ice - automatically made - whenever you'd like.

Door Alarm

Door Alarm

This alarm system works to protect all of your edibles from going bad. The alert will gently sound if the door is not securely closed and the audible temperature controls will announce the exact degree level they detect.

Spill-Safe Cantilevered Glass Shelves

Spill-Safe Cantilevered Glass Shelves

Removable and spill-safe, these Cantilevered Glass Shelves are designed to contain drips and spills that can be simply wiped away, while leaving the interior walls completely smooth and easy to clean.

Door Storage

Door Storage

Store tall bottles and condiments right on the door for convenient access.

ENERGY STAR® Qualified

ENERGY STAR® Qualified

Saves Energy. Saves You a Few Bucks. And Saves the Environment. Making it a shoe-in for the Energy Star Qualified badge.

Current Rebates

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  • Brand:DCS
  • SKU:RS36A80
  • Stock Id:522718
  • Product Number:RS36A80


  • Color:Panel Ready
  • Hinge Side:Both
  • Type:Built In
  • Style:French Door
  • Glass Door:No


  • Type of Shelves:Glass
  • Total Capacity:16.8 cu.ft.
  • Split Shelves:Yes
  • Refrigerator Capacity:11.7 cu.ft.
  • Number of Shelves:3
  • Freezer Shelves:None
  • Freezer Capacity:5.1 cu.ft.
  • Counter-Depth:Yes
  • Accepts Custom Panels:Yes


  • Cabinet Depth:21.75"
  • Cutout Depth:25"
  • Cutout Height:80"
  • Cutout Width:36"
  • Exterior Width:36"
  • Depth:24.5"
  • Depth with Door at 90 Degrees:42.3125"
  • Depth without Handles:24.5"
  • Height:79.844"
  • Height without Hinges:79.844"
  • Size:Full Size
  • Width:35.0625"
  • Drawer Clearance with Handle:40.2813"


  • Defrost Type:Adaptive
  • Door Alarm:Yes
  • Door in Door:No
  • Door Lock:No
  • Ice Maker:Yes
  • Sabbath Mode:Yes
  • Spill Proof Shelves:Yes
  • Crisper:Yes
  • ActiveSmart™:Yes

    Technical Details

  • Energy Star:Yes
  • Volts:115 Volts
  • Amps:10 Amps
  • ADA Compliant:No
  • Approved for Outdoor Use:No
  • Field Reversible Doors:No
  • Approved for Commercial Use:No
  • Adjustable Shelves:Yes
  • Frequency:60 Hz
  • Adjustable Door Shelves:6
  • Parts and Labor:2 Years
  • Door Storage:Yes
  • Approved for Medical Use:No
  • Depth without Front Panel:23.75"
  • Optional Cutout Height with Top Trim:84"