Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.
One part super-charged microwave and the other convection oven, GE's combination Advantium double oven boasts the convenience of both faster cooking when you need serious speed and standard baking when you don't.
While the Play-Fi standard offers plenty of potential, the Phorus PR1 is currently too limited in its scope and performance to warrant buying over a Sonos.
If you're interested in the inverter tech angle, you may be disappointed. But if you don't expect to get artisanal omelets from a microwave, it's still a solid choice for a large, midprice countertop model.
This Amana is a perfectly fine appliance, but at this price, we expect a little more than just "fine."
For $289.99, we expect all presets to function well and as only half of them do, the Sharp isn't a good value.
We've seen other high-power, high-capacity cookers that cost a lot less. Reheating almost anything at the touch of a button is a tempting feature, but unless you think you'd use it often, you'll probably want something less expensive.
If you're in the market for a new microwave, but feel overwhelmed by the choices -- don't despair. We're here to break it all down for you.
FirstBuild's new technology lets you scan the barcode of prepackaged food to set times and temps automatically.
The Onkyo TX-NR636 offers a compelling mix of features and performance with "future-proofing" that is unparalleled for the money.
The Whirlpool WCM50522AS is a fine microwave, but not worth the asking price.