The AmazonBasics Stainless Steel Electric Kettle is part of the Electric Kettle
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Electric Kettle
models like the Stainless Steel Electric Kettle are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Time to boil: The time it took the kettle to boil 1L or 4 cups of water.
Time to cool: The time it took the kettle to cool down 1L or 4 cups to 150F.
Convenience: Convenience includes how easy it is to distinguish the water level in the kettle and how easy the carafe markings are to read.