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Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL toaster

 
Price range:
$239.99 - $365.00
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Summary: This Breville toaster oven has
  • Pushbutton and dial controls.
  • Digital display.
  • Convection.
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About - Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL

The Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL is part of the toaster test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, toaster oven models like the Smart Oven BOV800XL are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


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Features & Specs - Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL
info Convection oven Yes
info Rotisserie No
info Six slices Yes
info Touchpad No
info Dimensions (HxWxD) 11x19x16
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User Reviews - Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL
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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Not Durable
6/12/2015
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
Great oven and we use it all the time. However, the electronics used inside it is cheap. The oven broke after a year or so and it's replacement broke about a year or so as well.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
Not durable!!
6/10/2015
Pros
Even Heating
Versatile
Cons
Best Uses
Kitchen
Comment:
Great while it worked. Suddenly it just 'died'. Contacting Breville impossible as support phone # 'dead' just like the oven and internet contact limited to US. 'Support' indeed!<br />CR should not recommend this unit so highly. Durability questionable.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Lasted Less Than 24 Hours
5/28/2015
Pros
Even Heating
Excellent Heating
Cons
Imprecise Controls
Poor Customer Service
Poor quality
Unrelaible
Best Uses
Comment:
I ordered the Smart Oven from Williams-Sonoma. I received it yesterday and its convection fan stopped working today after baking once and toasting once. Apparently fan failure is a common problem in the Smart Oven (among others, like failing heat elements and display backlights). I tried calling Breville customer service but the number printed on the instruction book was no longer in service (just double-checked to make sure I didn't dial it wrong). I found a working number on their website but they were closed so I called Williams-Sonoma. Williams-Sonoma customer service was open and extremely helpful in arranging a return and refund. Breville thumbs down, Williams-Sonoma thumbs up.
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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