With busy lifestyles and long working hours, microwaves have become an indispensable part of our life. From heating, warming, cooking and defrosting, these hardworking kitchen appliances have been able to simplify our cooking needs as well as make our kitchen experience a breeze. However, since there are many types of microwave ovens available on the market, there are a number of points you need to keep in mind.

Capacity: most microwave ovens have a capacity ranging from 30-40 liters. When shopping for a convenient unit, look for one which has a roomy interior capable of holding a large dinning plate or bowl.

Heat without drying: everyone enjoys eating warm food, especially when we get home late or when we’re entertaining our friends. It’s therefore important to look out for a Samsung microwave with food warming technology that keeps our food warm at about 50C for one or two hours. Samsung microwaves come with a Samsung Smart Sensor which measures the level of moisture in your food to adjust the heating temperature.

Design: all Samsung microwaves come with smart designs and finishes which gives them a premium look in any kitchen. Most of these units come with stainless steel outer finish, glossary mirror black and a variety of other different colors. They also come with smart one-touch control settings, clear LCD/LED displays and slim chrome bezel.

With that being said, this article will review some of the best Samsung microwave ovens available in the market.

Samsung MC11H6033CT Countertop Convection Microwave

Samsung MC11H6033CT

This Samsung countertop microwave comes with the latest cooking, heating and boiling technology, which offers an ultimate cooking experience for kitchen enthusiasts. Packed with lots of amazing features, the Samsung MC11H6033CT Countertop Convection Microwave has a large 1.1 Cu. Ft interior and is powered by a 1000 Watts motor. Some of the selling features which are worth to consider include; Slim Fry which lets you prepare crispy foods such as French fries and chicken nuggets without using oil, grilling element with a ceramic plate to prepare pizza, a ceramic enamel interior which is non-stick and easy to clean, an LED display and 10-power levels. The Samsung MC11H6033CT Countertop Convection Microwave has a weight of 44.1 pounds and dimensions of 19.9×20.6×12.2 inches.

Pros

  • This Samsung microwave oven is heavy and doesn’t slide on the countertop when you press a button or open the door.
  • It has a stainless steel and black outer casing which is not only stylish but is also durable and real.
  • The 1000 Watts heating power is very strong offering a fast cook time with food heating evenly without being overcooked.
  • The pre-heat function is very fast, easy to use with just a press of a button and keeps food warm for about 10 minutes after cooking process is done.
  • The interior is very roomy and capable of accommodating a large bowl or dinning plate.

Cons

  • This microwave needs a lot of counter space on all sides including the back, left and right sides. This is to give it space to avoid overheating when operating.
  • Some customers have complained about the manual stating that it’s poorly written and hard to understand.

Summary

Despite experiencing some minor setbacks, the Samsung MC11H6033CT Countertop Convection Microwave is the best unit to purchase in your kitchen. It comes with smart features and technologies which every cooking enthusiast or professionals always on the go can’t miss to experience.

Samsung ME16H702SES Over-the-Range Microwave Oven

Samsung ME16H702SES

The Samsung ME16H702SES 1.6 Cu. Ft Over-the-Range Microwave is a large stainless steel kitchen appliance which combines a powerful 1000 Watts heating power with an impressive 300 CFM ventilation system. With a side control panel, a one-piece-door design, a 300 CFM ventilation system, cook-top halogen lightings, charcoal filters, 10 power levels and auto defrost/reheat feature, this microwave is among the most preferred and the best for cooking large meals in homes, hotels and other large institutions. It has a weight of 46.8 pounds and dimensions of 15.2×29.9×16.9 inches.

Pros

  • This microwave oven has a very powerful 1000 Watts heating power which warms dishes very fast.
  • The black stainless steel outer finish is stylish and complements your kitchen décor especially when placed over the range.
  • It has a light weight which makes it very easy to install.
  • The Samsung ME16H702SES microwave saves your counter-space since it’s placed over the range.
  • The price of this unit is pocket friendly making it affordable to most customers.

Cons

  • The buttons of this microwave oven are very hard to push.
  • Most customers have really complained about the pre-programmed settings stating that they stop functioning all over sudden
  • The customer service sometimes fails to respond to customers’ questions and problems.
  • The motor is quite loud when heating on the highest settings.

Summary

It’s not all about bells and whistles; most electric appliances must come with some cons. The Samsung ME16H702SES microwave however, comes with just a few minor cons which are due to customers experience and feedback. All in all, this unit has a lot of great features, stylish looks and modernized technologies which every kitchen aficionado looks forward to experience.

Samsung Counter Top Grill Microwave

Samsung Counter Top Microwave

The Samsung Countertop Grill Microwave is another countertop microwave which comes with a grilling element and a stainless steel outer casing. Available with a 1.4 Cu. Ft interior, this stylish microwave has managed to combine the traditional heating technology with the modern grill element and a ceramic plate to give you a chance to heat/cook a variety of recipes ranging from bacon, fish to other foods which are improved by a crispy finish. Some of the selling features available with this Samsung countertop microwave include; Auto-Cook settings with 10-power levels, a 950 Watts cooking power, a Ceramic Enamel interior and a LED display. The Samsung Countertop Grill Microwave has a weight of 41.9 pounds and dimensions of 18.1×21.9×12.3 inches.

Pros

  • This microwave has a 950 Watts cooking power which heats up food pretty fast than regular microwave.
  • The interior is made of a solid material which resists the high temperature inside and is also non-stick and easy to clean.
  • The Grill and Combi functions are very handy and use both the heating element and the microwave to evenly cook and brown your food.
  • Its dark color and a mirror surface are very stylish.
  • The price of this microwave is very cheap and affordable to all customers.

Cons

  • It’s very hard to see through the mirror and monitor the cooking process.
  • Both the bowl and the grill become very hot and hard to handle even when using gloves.
  • The outer casing is metal and gets really hot. Users are therefore advised to keep plastic items far away from this microwave to avoid any fire accident.

Summary

One selling feature which has really elevated the Samsung Countertop Grill Microwave at the top of the ladder is the sleek design with a combination of gray/black finish. The large turntable, roomy interior, LED display, 10-power levels and Grill & Combi features are some of the newest specs which have really elevated this Samsung microwave at the top of the ladder.

Conclusion

After an in-depth review of some of the top microwaves from Samsung, the Samsung MC11H6033CT Countertop Convection Microwave was the leading in the category. Powered by a 1000 Watts motor, this unit has very amazing features and technologies which every kitchen enthusiast shouldn’t miss to experience. It has sleek dimensions which makes it fit well in your countertop and the price is highly affordable to most customers.

Second in the category, we have the Samsung ME16H702SES 1.6 Cu. Ft Over-the-Range Microwave which is a large microwave capable of preparing large meals. It comes with smart features which include; a side control panel, a one-piece-door design, a 300 CFM ventilation system, cook-top halogen lightings, charcoal filters and 10 power levels. The price of this unit is relatively cheaper and affordable to most customers.

Last but not least, we have the Samsung Countertop Grill Microwave which is the newest unit which comes with a grilling element and a stainless steel outer casing. Available with a 1.4 Cu. Ft interior, this stylish microwave has managed to combine the traditional heating technology with the modern grill element to achieve more desired results. It has been welcomed with positive criticism from most customers due to its cheap price and high-end features.

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