Rice Cookers
Zojirushi NP-GBC05 Induction Heating System Rice Cooker
NP-GBC05 Induction Heating System
This Zojirushi rice cooker is has the following:
  • a Dry rice capacity of 3 cups.
  • pre-programmed settings for cooking foods.
  • automatically switches to warm when finished.
  • comes with a spatula, spatula holder, white rice measuring cup, rinse-free rice measuring cup.
  • comes with a 1 year warranty.
Description
This Zojirushi rice cooker is has the following:
  • a Dry rice capacity of 3 cups.
  • pre-programmed settings for cooking foods.
  • automatically switches to warm when finished.
  • comes with a spatula, spatula holder, white rice measuring cup, rinse-free rice measuring cup.
  • comes with a 1 year warranty.

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Rice cooking

Rice cooking

Based on how well it cooked both 1 cup and 3 cups of rice.

 /  5
Convenience

Convenience

Based on programming, display type, accessories and other factors.

 /  5
Controls

Controls

Based on how easy it is to read and set the controls.

 /  5

About

The Zojirushi NP-GBC05 Induction Heating System is part of the Rice Cookers test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Rice Cookers models like the NP-GBC05 Induction Heating System are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Rice cooking Based on how well it cooked both 1 cup and 3 cups of rice.

Convenience Based on programming, display type, accessories and other factors.

Controls Based on how easy it is to read and set the controls.

Features

Digital display

Digital display

Does model have a digital display of time.

Yes
Programmable

Programmable

Does unit have programs for different foods.

Yes
Nonstick pot

Nonstick pot

The cooking pot has a nonstick coating.

Yes
Dishwasher safe insert

Dishwasher safe insert

Can cooking pot be washed in a dishwasher.

No
Accessories

Accessories

Accessories that come with the model.

spatula, spatula holder, white rice measuring cup, rinse-free rice measuring cup

Specs

Exterior height

Exterior height

Our measurement, rounded to the nearest inch.

8
Exterior width

Exterior width

Our measurement, rounded to the nearest inch.

9
Exterior depth

Exterior depth

Our measurement, rounded to the nearest inch.

12
Warranty

Warranty

Amount of time a product is covered by warranty.

1 year

Price & Shop