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Amana AEC6540KFB Cooktop
AEC6540KFB
This 30-inch radiant-electric smoothtop has the following:
  • 4 elements
  • Among elements, 1 high-power element(s).
  • Control knobs.
External Dimensions
Width: 30 in
Description
This 30-inch radiant-electric smoothtop has the following:
  • 4 elements
  • Among elements, 1 high-power element(s).
  • Control knobs.

Ratings Scorecard

Survey Results

Predicted Reliability

Predicted Reliability

Predicted brand reliability ratings are based on estimated problem rates for newly purchased electric smoothtop and induction cooktops, not covered by an extended warranty or service contract, within the first five years of ownership.

 /  5
Owner Satisfaction

Owner Satisfaction

Brand owner satisfaction ratings are based on the proportion of members who are extremely likely to recommend their electric smoothtop or induction cooktop to their friends and family.

 /  5

Test Results

High heat

High heat

Reflects how quickly the highest-powered element heated water to near-boiling.

 /  5
Low heat

Low heat

Reflects how well the lowest-powered element or burner kept a low temperature as for melting chocolate and how the most powerful element, set to low, held tomato sauce below a boil.

 /  5

About

The Amana AEC6540KFB is part of the Cooktops test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Electric Smoothtop & Induction Cooktops models like the AEC6540KFB are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

High heat Reflects how quickly the highest-powered element heated water to near-boiling.

Low heat Reflects how well the lowest-powered element or burner kept a low temperature as for melting chocolate and how the most powerful element, set to low, held tomato sauce below a boil.

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