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Kenmore 72123
 
Approximate retail price:
$119.99
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Summary: This Kenmore 1.2 cubic-foot 1100-watt has
  • a sensor
  • auto-defrost
  • touchpad controls.
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Community icon6 people have reviewed this model.
Type: Midsized countertop microwaves
User Reviews
User Reviews

(10 of 11 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Timer is off by 20%
12/26/2013
Pros
Attractive Design
Simple Controls
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
The timer is off by an incredible 20% For example, if I set the timer for 2 minutes, the oven stops after one minute and forty seconds.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Kenmore Microwave
10/30/2013
Pros
Attractive Design
Easy To Install
Cons
Confusing Display
Extremely noisy
Hard To See Display
Heats Unevenly
Noisy
Sidestop Hot To Touch
Unreliable
Vibratesshakes
Best Uses
Didn't Heat Vegeta
Quick Meals
Comment:
This product was so loud (sounded like a loud car running in the kitchen)and hot to touch we took it back immediately.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(8 of 9 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
"I wouldnt recommend this unit"
10/23/2013
Pros
Attractive Design
Easy To Clean
Easy To Install
Heats Evenly
Powerful
Simple Controls
Simple Display
Cons
Best Uses
Defrosting
Frozen Food
Leftovers
Popcorn
Quick Meals
Comment:
Bought this unit in 2-2013 and thuroughly enjoyed the unit until it stopped heating. It's unfortunate that today microwaves dont last as long as the oler units did. This unit replace a 1978 Litton microwave that was still running but the interior was falling apart. iwll see if the replacement 73163 will hold up. I'm crossing my fingers
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The Kenmore 72123 is part of the Microwave ovens test program at Consumer Reports. The Kenmore 72123 Microwave ovens features and specs include Convection mode, Detailed prompts, Claimed capacity (cu. ft.), Sensor, Stainless/SS-look option, Watts. In our lab tests, Microwave ovens models like the Kenmore 72123 are reviewed on Ease of use, Heating evenness, Microwaving noise, Speed of heating, Usable capacity (cu. ft.), Overall score, Defrosting evenness. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Kenmore 72123 based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Kenmore 72123 include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Kenmore 72123.
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