Best Microwave Ovens // Countertop Microwaves
Microwave ovens use electromagnetic waves for faster heating + more evenly cooked food
Below are my picks for best microwave ovens online.
#1.) Panasonic Countertop Microwave Oven
#2.) Samsung Counter Microwave Oven
#3.) Panasonic Microwave Oven NN-SN686S
#4.) Breville Quick Touch Microwave
#5.) Panasonic NN-SN936 Microwave Oven
#6.) Toshiba Microwave Oven + Convection
#7.) Panasonic Microwave Oven NN-SD945S
#8-10) Coming soon!
** FYI — links go to Amazon (had lowest prices)
✅ #1 Top Pick: Panasonic Countertop Microwave Oven
Panasonic Microwave Oven has capacity of 2.2 cubic ft. — perfect for mid-size families!
It comes w/ a cyclonic inverter that sends 3D waves to cook food — faster, more even heating!
Includes 20 pre-set heating options: pizza, soup, defrost, popcorn, pasta, etc
You can even program it to cook based on item weight — the microwave will automatically sense food temperature + determine when it’s ready.
Lots of happy buyer reviews and high-end features.
Samsung microwave oven comes w/ 10 power levels + temperature sensor features.
It includes a new triple distribution system that’s designed to cook evenly throughout — excellent for heating frozen foods!
Also comes w/ auto-sensor system — auto detects + adjusts the temp of the food you’re heating. (takes the guess-work out of heating or reheating!)
Timer dial on the bottom lets you to increase or decrease time even while it’s operating.
Capacity is 1.4 cubic ft. which is large enough for most households.
Panasonic Microwave Oven is a standard 1.2 cubic ft. microwave.
You can install as a built-in or countertop microwave.
It’s one of the best for parents w/ children — it comes w/ child-safe lock.
Lock Example: Start or Stop button must be pressed 3x before you can operate
Microwave oven uses 1200 watts — cooks (or defrosts) food quicker than regular microwaves. And, includes has inverter technology to ensure your food cooks evenly.
Comes w/ 14 auto-cook settings. It also includes a smart sensor to ensure cook times + power levels are adjusted automatically (so your food isn’t overcooked)
One of the things I love about this model is that it has a delay start option — Program the microwave and walk away without worrying about over-doing it.
Breville Quick Touch microwave oven measures 1.2 cubic ft. and comes in a light, stainless-steel finish.
There’s a few features that help it stand out:
1. Sensor reheat – microwave will automatically figure out how much time and power is needed to cook dishes thoroughly.
2. Power dial control – choose from 10 power settings.
3. Save program settings – easily save a favorite cooking option that you use regularly
Quick Touch microwave operates on 1100 watts — it’s a fairly powerful option.
Lots of positive buyer reviews make it a top choice!
The Panasonic Microwave Oven NN-SN936B microwave is a family-sized, high-powered model that’s designed to sit on a countertop.
Inside capacity of 2.2 cubic ft. – ideal for households which typically heat food for multiple people at once.
One of the more powerful microwave ovens on my list — uses 1250 watts which helps heat food faster.
Like many Panasonic microwaves, it comes w/ inverter technology – promises to evenly cook food.
Smart sensors take the guess work out of programming — microwave will auto adjust time and power level needed to cook or defrost.
Includes a child-safety lock + 14 pre-set options.
Affordable price w/ lots of positive buyer reviews.
The Toshiba Microwave Oven comes w/ new a convection function allowing it to heat food quickly — convection can be set as low as 175° and high as 425°.
Users can also take advantage of the sensor cooking option or use the 6 pre-programmed cooking buttons.
Capacity of 1.5 cubic ft., this Toshiba microwave oven is a bigger than a standard size model — not the largest, but it’s perfect for families of 2-5 people.
Affordably priced microwave that consumers have given strong reviews.
Also comes w/ grill rack to use with the convection oven feature.
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The Panasonic Microwave Oven has a stylish look to it — 2.2 cubic ft., it’s ideal for families that need to heat large dishes for multiple people.
For extra convenience there are 19 auto-cook settings users can choose from with the press of a button. The genius sensor can also adjust cooking temperature + time settings automatically.
Also has a special turbo defrost, which comes in handy if you’re in a rush to get dinner started!
Reading through reviews, buyers liked the fact that it uses 1,250 watts of power — It’s one of the stronger microwave ovens on my list which means it can cook quickly.
** I’ll add #8-10 best microwave ovens soon! Stay tuned!
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