Vitamix 5200 blender

Price range:
$449.00 - $649.00
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Summary: This Vitamix blender was very good in overall performance, and has
  • dial, toggle controls
  • plastic jar
  • 8 cup capacity
  • Variable claimed speeds
  • a 7 yr on motor,1 yr on other parts. warranty.
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Type: Full Size Blender
About - Vitamix 5200

The Vitamix 5200 is part of the blender test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, blender models like the 5200 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Icy drinks (Smoothies):
Smoothness and thickness of non-alcholic pina coladas are determined using assorted size sieves. Blenders that do well for icy drinks also do well for smoothies.

Judgements on ease of cleaning and replacing blade; clarity of controls and jar markings; pouring ease; and jar balance, etc.

How well the blender pureed soup.
About This Brand

Vita-Mix touts its high-priced machine as a multifunction product that includes some functions of a food processor. The machines are sold online and by specialty retailers. Price is $400.

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Features & Specs - Vitamix 5200
info Glass jar No
info Plastic jar Yes
info Stainless-steel jar No
info Removable blade No
info Controls Dial, toggle
info Pulse No
info Jar weight (lbs.) 3
info Height (in.) 20
info Dimensions (in.) 8 x 8.9
info Accessories Tamper,cord storage
info Personal blender attachment No
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