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Maytag UMC5200B

Maytag UMC5200B Review

Countertop Microwave  8.5/10 By Brittany Rowland As far as aesthetics go, this Maytag countertop microwave has a clean, simple design that doesn’t overwhelm the eyes. Generous capacity and powerful wattage make this model a good fit for large families and avid cooks. A variety of available colors helps you match it to your other kitchen […]


LG LCRT2010ST Review

Countertop Microwave  8/10 By Brittany Rowland One of the first things I noticed with this LG countertop microwave was the sturdy and solid construction. Some other models’ doors swing open and shut flimsily, but this one’s door feels heavier and closes with a confident snap. The sleek stainless steel finish makes for a sophisticated look, […]

Frigidaire Gallery FGMO205K

Frigidaire Gallery FGMO205K

Countertop Microwave  7.5/10 By Brittany Rowland At $349, the Frigidaire Gallery countertop microwave is a more expensive model that offers several convenient and smart cooking options. Available in black, white, or stainless steel, it will complement any kitchen décor. The stainless steel version in particular has a classy, attractive feel, the black of the door […]


GE JES1160DP Review

Countertop Microwave  7.5/10 By Brittany Rowland Cook pizza, baked potatoes, popcorn, and frozen entrees with the touch of a button. This GE countertop model offers numerous convenient cooking options, including a defrost setting that automatically sets its time based on the weight of the food for efficient thawing. With a handsome design, plain, intuitive controls, […]

Kenmore 6633

Panasonic NN-SN661S Review

Countertop Microwave  7.5/10 By Brittany Rowland Available for $139.99, the Panasonic NN-SN661S is a popular choice for a mid-size countertop microwave. With 1.2 cubic feet of space, it has an adequate cavity for holding dishes for one to two people. Brushed stainless steel with a bold black frame makes for a sleek design, with the […]

Sharp R-530E

Sharp R-530E Review

Countertop Microwave  8/10 By Brittany Rowland For only $187.14, the Sharp R-530E is a powerful performer good for families whose appliances get a lot of use. The sensor features are fairly reliable, automatically heating or reheating food to the right temperature and avoiding cold spots. A variety of colors—metallic black, white, or stainless steel—gives you […]

Frigidaire FFCE1439LW

Frigidaire FFCE1439LW Review

Countertop Microwave  8.5/10 By Brittany Rowland A stylish design and low price, just $99.99, sets this Frigidaire counterpart microwave apart from competing models. The console is arranged in a clean, simple grid with the buttons accented. The door pops open easily with a push of the button and doesn’t swing shut until you close it. […]

Whirlpool MT4155SPB

LG LCRT2010ST Review

Countertop Microwave  8/10 By Brittany Rowland A stable, sixteen-inch glass turntable means more space in the LG LCRT2010ST countertop model for large, oblong dishes. We were pleased to find that food heats up evenly and quickly. The controls are a breeze to use as well—there are plenty of shortcut keys that speed up the process. […]

Frigidaire FFCE2238LB

Frigidaire FFCE2238LB Review

Countertop Microwave  9/10 By Brittany Rowland With intuitive, easy-to-navigate controls, this Frigidaire countertop model offers various cooking options with one-touch buttons. Frozen foods defrost quickly and easily. An LED screen clearly displays the cook setting. I find the button console pleasantly simple, clean, and uncluttered to match the overall glossy, polished feel of the microwave. […]