The Solar-Off Grid

Refrigeration

Range

When the Sun and Electricity take a
break. It’s always on.

The Solar-Off
Grid Refrigeration
Range

When the Sun and Electricity take a
break. It’s always on.

The DEFY Solar Off-Grid Journey

Discover DEFY South Africa, a pioneer in sustainable appliance solutions. Our solar-off grid range
revolutionizes energy consumption, offering refrigeration products that seamlessly integrate with solar
panels, combating South Africa’s ongoing load shedding crisis. With a firm commitment to eco-
conscious practices, DEFY optimizes energy efficiency and empowers consumers to reduce their
dependence on traditional energy sources. Through our comprehensive educational campaign, we raise
awareness about the benefits of solar energy, guiding consumers towards sustainable living. Join us on
our journey towards a greener future, powered by innovation and environmental stewardship. Explore
DEFY’s solar solutions today for reliable, eco-friendly appliances that make a real difference in your
home and the planet.

The DEFY Off-Grid Journey

Discover DEFY South Africa, a pioneer in sustainable appliance solutions. Our solar-off grid range
revolutionizes energy consumption, offering refrigeration products that seamlessly integrate with solar
panels, combating South Africa’s ongoing load shedding crisis. With a firm commitment to eco-
conscious practices, DEFY optimizes energy efficiency and empowers consumers to reduce their
dependence on traditional energy sources. Through our comprehensive educational campaign, we raise
awareness about the benefits of solar energy, guiding consumers towards sustainable living. Join us on
our journey towards a greener future, powered by innovation and environmental stewardship. Explore
DEFY’s solar solutions today for reliable, eco-friendly appliances that make a real difference in your
home and the planet.

Seamless Solar Integration:
Harnessing the Power of the Sun

Defy’s Solar-Off Grid refrigeration range seamlessly integrates with solar panels, ensuring reliable cooling even during load shedding and power outages. Embrace sustainable living with Defy, where your appliances work harmoniously with the sun. Bid farewell to spoiled food with this innovative solution, leveraging a robust Lithium Ion Battery for backup power during night time or solar panel interruptions. Keep your fridge or chest freezer running for up to 3 days without sunlight, reducing food wastage and minimizing energy consumption.

Empowering Energy Independence

Experience true energy independence with DEFY’s
solar-off grid range. Our appliances plug directly
into solar panels, freeing you from reliance on the
national grid. Keep your food fresh during power
outages and join the movement towards a greener
future with DEFY.

Seamless Solar Integration:
Harnessing the Power of the Sun

Defy’s Solar-Off Grid refrigeration range seamlessly integrates with solar panels, ensuring reliable cooling even during load shedding and power outages. Embrace sustainable living with Defy, where your appliances work harmoniously with the sun. Bid farewell to spoiled food with this innovative solution, leveraging a robust Lithium Ion Battery for backup power during night time or solar panel interruptions. Keep your fridge or chest freezer running for up to 3 days without sunlight, reducing food wastage and minimizing energy consumption.

Empowering Energy Independence

Experience true energy independence with DEFY’s
solar-off grid range. Our appliances plug directly
into solar panels, freeing you from reliance on the
national grid. Keep your food fresh during power
outages and join the movement towards a greener
future with DEFY.

How The Solar Off-Grid System Works

Smart Control Box Features

How The Off-Grid System Works

Smart Control Box Features

Awards & Achievements

Committed to leave a habitable world for future generations, our parent company Arçelik is

recognized across the globe for its sustainability efforts. Learn More

Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Arçelik is proud to be recognized as the Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) in Household Durables Category for two consequtive years. Arçelik has been included in the index for the 4th year in a row.

Real Leaders Impact Awards

Arçelik is recognized as a “Top Impact Company” for efficient use of resources and circular economy solutions to develop smart technologies, promote healthier lifestyles, and empower local communities.

Corporate Knights

Arçelik has ranked 34th on Corporate Knights’ 2021 Global 100 Index. This makes Arçelik the most sustainable home appliances and houseware company in the world.

Carbon Neutral
Operation

Arçelik has become carbon-neutral in global production plants in 2019 and 2020 with its own 305.407 tons of carbon credit earned through the Carbon Financing Project.

Awards & Achievements

Committed to leave a habitable world for future generations, our parent company Arçelik is

recognized across the globe for its sustainability efforts. Learn More

Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Arçelik is proud to be recognized as the Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) in Household Durables Category for two consequtive years. Arçelik has been included in the index for the 4th year in a row.

Real Leaders Impact Awards

Arçelik is recognized as a “Top Impact Company” for efficient use of resources and circular economy solutions to develop smart technologies, promote healthier lifestyles, and empower local communities.

Corporate Knights

Arçelik has ranked 34th on Corporate Knights’ 2021 Global 100 Index. This makes Arçelik the most sustainable home appliances and houseware company in the world.

Carbon Neutral
Operation

Arçelik has become carbon-neutral in global production plants in 2019 and 2020 with its own 305.407 tons of carbon credit earned through the Carbon Financing Project.

Our Solar-Off Grid Products

DAC631S2: Defy Solar-Off Grid Net Volume:

303L Combi Fridge Freezer – Satin Metallic

DMF476S2: Defy Solar-Off Grid Net Volume: 254L Multimode Chest Freezer – White

Our Solar-Off Grid Products

DAC631S2: Defy Solar-Off Grid Net Volume:

303L Combi Fridge Freezer – Satin Metallic

DMF476S2: Defy Solar-Off Grid Net Volume: 254L Multimode Chest Freezer – White

Frequently Asked Questions

Find quick answers to common queries about DEFY’s Solar Off-Grid range in our FAQ section. Whether you’re wondering about purchasing solar panels or the benefits of our smart control box, we’ve got the essential information to help you make informed decisions for a sustainable future.

Do I need to buy solar panels separately?

Separate purchase of solar panels is necessary to cater to specific geographical requirements. Inland areas are best served by our 550W panels, while coastal and neighboring regions benefit from our 700W panels. For personalized guidance tailored to your location, we recommend consulting with a certified technician.

Do I need to buy a battery separately?

Yes, recommend a Lithium Ion Battery(200a.h 12V) for optimal performance.

Do I need an inverter?

No, the Defy Solar Off-Grid fridge comes with a smart control box with built in power management system.

Why is a Solar Off-Grid Fridge better than a full home solar solution?

The Defy Solar Off-Grid Fridge offers a cost-effective alternative to a full home solar solution, being only a fifth of the price. This affordability makes it a more accessible option for harnessing solar energy, especially in areas with limited or unreliable grid access.

Can the Defy Off-Grid Solar fridge also be used as Hybrid?

Yes, a grid connection cable is provided with products for hybrid use. During the day, the fridge is powered by solar panels that simultaneously charge the battery. At night, the fridge runs off the battery for continuous operation.

What is the warranty period for the Solar Off-Grid range?

The Solar Off-Grid range holds a 2 year warranty, with an additional 3 years with product registration. Warranty is subject to use of accredited Solar installers. Please contact Defy’s Customer Care line for list of recommended installers.

Can the Defy Off-Grid Solar fridge also be used as Hybrid?

Yes, grid connection cable is provided with products in case of hybrid use

Does Defy Solar Off-Grid have an Inverter compressor?

Yes

In order to honour the guarantee, do I need to get a Certified Installer to install entire Solar Off-Grid system with panel and battery?

Yes. In order to get a recommended installer in your area please call Defy customer service line. Tel: 086 100 3339 or email: service@defy.co.za

Why is Defy Solar Off-Grid technologically advanced and helps extend lifespan of Solar panel & battery?

Thanks to:

  • 1. A+ energy rating.
  • 2. Smart Inverter Compressor
  • 3. Special insulation “Endura Chill Technology”, Defy Solar Off-grid optimizes the internal temperature, reduces the consumption and by this way extends the life of battery and panel

Frequently Asked Questions

Find quick answers to common queries about DEFY’s Solar Off-Grid range in our FAQ section. Whether you’re wondering about purchasing solar panels or the benefits of our smart control box, we’ve got the essential information to help you make informed decisions for a sustainable future.

Do I need to buy solar panels separately?

Separate purchase of solar panels is necessary to cater to specific geographical requirements. Inland areas are best served by our 550W panels, while coastal and neighboring regions benefit from our 700W panels. For personalized guidance tailored to your location, we recommend consulting with a certified technician.

Do I need to buy battery separately?

We recommend the following lithium-ion battery for optimal performance: BATTERY200a.h 12V.

Do I need an inverter?

No, the Defy Solar Off-Grid fridge comes with a smart control box with built in power management system.

Why is a Solar Off-Grid Fridge better than a full home solar solution?

The Defy Solar Off-Grid Fridge offers a cost-effective alternative to a full home solar solution, being only a fifth of the price. This affordability makes it a more accessible option for harnessing solar energy, especially in areas with limited or unreliable grid access.

Can the Defy Off-Grid Solar fridge also be used as Hybrid?

Yes, a grid connection cable is provided with products for hybrid use. During the day, the fridge is powered by solar panels that simultaneously charge the battery. At night, the fridge runs off the battery for continuous operation.

What is the warranty period for the Solar Off-Grid range?

The Solar Off-Grid range holds a 2 year warranty, with an additional 3 years with product registration. Warranty is subject to use of accredited Solar installers. Please contact Defy’s Customer Care line for list of recommended installers.

Can the Defy Off-Grid Solar fridge also be used as Hybrid?

Yes, grid connection cable is provided with products in case of hybrid use

Does Defy Solar Off-Grid have an Inverter compressor?

Yes.

In order to honour the guarantee, do I need to get a Certified Installer to install entire Solar Off-Grid system with panel and battery?

Yes. In order to get a recommended installer in your area please call Defy customer service line. Tel: 086 100 3339 or email: service@defy.co.za

Why is Defy Solar Off-Grid technologically advanced and helps extend lifespan of Solar panel & battery?

Thanks to:

  • 1. A+ energy rating.
  • 2. Smart Inverter Compressor
  • 3. Special insulation “Endura Chill Technology”, Defy Solar Off-grid optimizes the internal temperature, reduces the consumption and by this way extends the life of battery and panel

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questions, warranty details, and appliance recommendations. Simply initiate a chat, and we’ll ensure
your DEFY experience exceeds expectations with prompt and reliable assistance.

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