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Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL Toaster

 
Price range:
$234.99 - $416.99
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Summary: This Breville toaster oven has
  • Pushbutton and dial controls.
  • Digital display.
  • Convection.
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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Way Overrated
2/1/2015
Pros
Lots of Room
Cons
Doesn't Heat Evenly
Hard to Clean
Imprecise Controls
Poor Heat
Best Uses
Nothing I Can Think Of
Comment:
I had a well functioning very attractive 12 year old Delongi Convection Toaster Oven. I replaced it this Beville because it is larger and digital and Consumer Reports gave it such a positive review. i imagined that it was more up to date than the non digital one I had. <br /><br />WRONG<br />It takes fives plus minutes to make one uneven slice of toast. Pizza was uneven and took so long that I stopped making it. Salmon took twice as long as it did in my previous toaster oven. Over all, very disappointed. <br /><br />It is really hard to clean. The crumb tray just doesn't. No, I would not recommend this to a friend. I would have to think about an enemy.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

 
5.0
Love it!!
1/7/2015
Pros
Control Panel Malfunction
Customer Service Sent
Easy To Clean
Even Heating
Everything Cooked Perfect
Exactly How We Like
Excellent Heating
It's All We Need
Lots of Room
On Automatic Settings
Only Oven Wife And I Need
Precise Controls
Replacement Which Arrived
Versatile
Within Days
Cons
Customer Support Sent New
Dials Messed Up
One Within Days
Best Uses
Breakroom
Kitchen
Many Items
Comment:
It cooks almost everything I like, perfectly! On the default settings! And, if you want to modify the settings, it allows you to set temps and times just how you like (love)! CR recommended it (I rarely ever heard of them before) and they hit the nail on the head! I've even bought a couple to give to the kids! It's hands down, the best toaster oven I've ever used! Electric panel messed up. I called Customer Service and they arranged to have a new one sent out which arrived in a matter of days!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
overrated
12/17/2014
Pros
Cons
Doesn't Heat Evenly
Hard to Clean
Best Uses
Kitchen
Comment:
Thought this was a good brand, but was wrong. Very tinny appliance. Do not mean tiny, mean tinny. Cheap aluminum. Thermostat not accurate after three mos. This is the bigger and more expensive model also. Very disappointing.I'll go back to my old brand name.Staying away from this brand! Would not recommend to my enemy much less a friend.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL is part of the Toasters test program at Consumer Reports. The Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL Toasters features and specs include Rotisserie, Six slices, Touchpad, Dimensions (HxWxD), Convection oven. In our lab tests, Toasters models like the Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL are reviewed on Full batch, Ease of cleaning, Overall score, Color range, One slice, Successive batches, Baking, Broiling, Ease of use. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Breville Smart Oven BOV800XL.
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