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Don't overlook this understated KitchenAid range (pictures)

Not only does KitchenAid's $1,649 KGRS306BSS have a delightfully responsive touchscreen, it can also make a tasty batch of burgers impressively fast.

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KitchenAid's gas KGRS306BSS range costs $1,649.

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It comes with five burners and a griddle.

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You'll need to place the griddle over either the left or the right burners for a more evenly-distributed heat, though.

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The burner knobs are easy to control.

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The oven has a 5.8-cubic-foot capacity.

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It's a burger-broiling pro.

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It can also make a delicious roasted chicken.

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The display looks fine, if not a little utilitarian.

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Fortunately, the touchscreen is very responsive.

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It comes with three oven racks.

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The oven has seven adjustable rack heights.

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We also baked a lot of biscuits.

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The traditional mode biscuits on the top row look even more uniform than the convection mode biscuits on the bottom row.

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The display can show the current time, cooking mode, temperature and more.

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It also comes with an AquaLift cleaning mode.

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This range offers an exceptional value, if you can get past its bland design.

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