The performance and energy savings of the TSX Series are driven by the V-drive
While conventional refrigerant models use single speed compressors that continually cycle on and off, the TSX Series’ V-drive runs at variable speeds to adjust cooling performance to the conditions inside and outside the refrigerator or freezer.
- When combined with the automated tuning control, the V-drive optimizes the compressor’s running
speed to the current conditions.
- When there are frequent door openings, or samples added to the refrigerator or freezer, the control system detects this activity and increases the drive speed to bring temperatures back to the setpoint quickly. This innovative technology is one of the reasons why the TSX Series delivers outstanding door opening recovery.
- When conditions are stable such as overnight or on weekends, the drive runs at a lower speed, reducing energy consumption while maintaining a stable interior environment.
Yes, unlike many other models, the TSX Series is so quiet you don’t need to keep them in the hallway. The TSX Series ultra-low freezers are up to 20X quieter than our previous generation of ultra-low freezers. The combination of the V-drive with the Series’ insulation limits the sound output to less than 48 DB—approximately the sound of a conventional refrigerator. With the new TSX Series high-performance refrigerators and freezers, the sound output is just 52 dB, or 50 dB for manual-defrost -20°C models. Our new TSX505 undercounter refrigerator runs at just 37 dBA.