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iGrill mini Bluetooth
 
Approximate retail price:
$40
Summary: This IGrill scored Very Good overall.
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Type: Leave-in digital
About - iGrill mini Bluetooth

The iGrill mini Bluetooth is part of the meat thermometer test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, meat thermometer models like the mini Bluetooth are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Type:
Describes whether the thermometer is a "folding", "fork" or wireless/remote design within the digital categories

Accuracy:
A score on how accurate the thermometer readings of a model were compared to a calibrated reference thermometer

Repeatability:
A score on how repeatable the temperature readings of a model were within and among the three samples tested of that model
Features & Specs - iGrill mini Bluetooth
info Easier to read Yes
info Temperature range (F) NA
info Approximate minimum probe immersion (in.) 0.9
info Excellent for extra thin meat No
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User Reviews - iGrill mini Bluetooth
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1.0
IGrill Mini Bluetooth
9/7/2014
Pros
Cons
Did not work
Best Uses
Comment:
Would not power on out of the box. Replaced battery - no luck. Tried to get assistance from www.idevices.com. Website down with notice that it will be back in 2014 (its Sept 2014). After returning to Lowe's I checked the rest of the iGrills on the shelf - most had been opened and obviously hadn't worked.<br />How this product got the rating it did from CR is a mystery. Very disappointing - loss of credibility for CR.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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