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From basic electric smoothtop to pro-style ranges, there are more choices for cooking in your kitchen than ever. Our ratings also include induction and coil-top ranges, plus electric, gas, and dual-fuel ranges.

View our ratings and reviews and browse our buying guide to find the best kitchen range.

Range Ratings

Electric Smoothtop Ranges

Electric Smoothtop Ranges (49)


Electric Induction Ranges

Electric Induction Ranges (6)


Electric Coil Ranges

Electric Coil Ranges (4)


Gas Ranges

Gas Ranges (63)


Pro-Style Ranges

Pro-Style Ranges (30)


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Ranges Buying Guide

The range is the workhorse of the kitchen, and if it's stylish, then it's probably the centerpiece, too. The choice between gas and electric ranges is largely dictated by what you have. Gas ranges require you to have either natural gas or propane service at your home, while an electric range will work in any house, provided you have a 220-volt electric line, and outlet, in your kitchen. An electrician can easily install one if you don't. 

If you're replacing an existing range, buying a new model of the same type and size ensures the new range will fit, and function, as your old model did. If you plan to switch from gas to electric, or vice versa, you'll likely need an electrician or plumber to run new lines. Same goes for upgrading to a dual-fuel pro-style range, which partners gas burners with an electric oven, and requires both the standard gas and electrical connections. 

If you're replacing an older radiant electric range, consider an induction range. These appliances run on the same standard electric line as a regular electric range, but their burners use electromagnetic pulses to transfer energy directly to your cookware, causing pots and pans—but not burners—to get hot. The ovens in induction ranges work just like those in regular electric ranges. Induction ranges cost a little more than radiant electric ranges, but they tend to boil water faster and simmer more steadily, and as a group, induction ranges outperform all the other types of ranges in our ratings. 

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