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Consumer Reports Reviews Microwave ovens

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Microwave oven reviews. We review different types of Microwave ovens. Our Microwave oven reviews will help you decide what Microwave oven is best for you.

Consumer Reports Microwave oven reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Microwave oven ratings where you will see our Microwave oven reviews on Usable capacity (cu. ft.), Ease of use, Defrosting evenness, Speed of heating, Microwaving noise and Heating evenness. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Microwave ovens that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

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Microwave oven Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsMaytag MMV6180W[W] Reviews
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Summary: This Maytag 1.8 cubic-foot 1100-watt has
  • a sensor
  • speed-cook
  • convection
  • touchpad controls.
  • a wire rack for bi-level cooking.
 
 
The Maytag MMV6180W[W] Microwave oven has the following features: Claimed capacity (cu. ft.), Watts, Detailed prompts, Type, Door-Open Method, Touchpad/Dial, Turntable diameter (in.), Convection mode, Sensor, Stainless/SS-look option, Speed-cook mode and Racks for bi-level cooking.
ratingsFrigidaire MWV150K[W] Reviews
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Summary: This Frigidaire 1.5 cubic-foot 900-watt has
  • touchpad controls.
 
 
The Frigidaire MWV150K[W] Microwave oven has the following features: Claimed capacity (cu. ft.), Watts, Type, Door-Open Method, Touchpad/Dial and Turntable diameter (in.).
ratingsSharp R426LS Reviews
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Sharp R426LS
Type: Large countertop microwaves
Summary: This Sharp 1.4 cubic-foot 1100-watt has
  • a sensor
  • touchpad controls.
 
 
The Sharp R426LS Microwave oven has the following features: Claimed capacity (cu. ft.), Watts, Detailed prompts, Type, Door-Open Method, Touchpad/Dial, Turntable diameter (in.), Exterior dimensions HxWxD, Sensor and Stainless/SS-look option.
ratingsWhirlpool WMC30516A[S] Reviews
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Whirlpool WMC30516A[S]
Type: Large countertop microwaves
Summary: This Whirlpool 1.6 cubic-foot 1200-watt has
  • a sensor
  • touchpad controls.
 
 
The Whirlpool WMC30516A[S] Microwave oven has the following features: Claimed capacity (cu. ft.), Watts, Type, Door-Open Method, Touchpad/Dial, Turntable diameter (in.), Exterior dimensions HxWxD, Sensor and Stainless/SS-look option.
ratingsKenmore 72123 Reviews
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Kenmore 72123
Type: Midsized countertop microwaves
Summary: This Kenmore 1.2 cubic-foot 1100-watt has
  • a sensor
  • auto-defrost
  • touchpad controls.
 
 
The Kenmore 72123 Microwave oven has the following features: Claimed capacity (cu. ft.), Watts, Type, Door-Open Method, Touchpad/Dial, Turntable diameter (in.), Exterior dimensions HxWxD, Sensor and Stainless/SS-look option.