The Frigidaire Gallery 30-Inch Electric Range debuted with a $899 price tag. The model has a smooth cooktop with a warming zone and a quick-boil feature. The oven cooks with very consistent temperatures despite its lack of a convection fan.
GE 30-inch Freestanding Electric Range (model JB650SFSS)
The GE 30-inch Free-Standing Electric Range is a functional range that does a good job of covering cooking basics. The steam clean feature, touchpad display and smooth ceramic cooktop are nice features that help elevate this $800 range.
The Kenmore 74343 doesn't have a lot of standout features, but this gas range performs well when it comes to broiling and boiling. There are five burners on this $1,400, including a center burner for cooking with a griddle.
KitchenAid Freestanding Gas Range Architect Series II (model KGRS306BSS)
The KitchenAid KGRS306BSS gas range was originally priced at $1,649, but the price has dropped as low as $1,250 at some retailers. The retail has a responsive touchpad display that's pretty easy to use.
Samsung Gas Range with True Convection (model NX58F5700)
The Samsung Gas Range with True Convection NX58F5700 was originally priced at $1,699, but it’s possible for consumers to find a model for $1,299. We liked how the touchscreen blends in with the stainless steel finish.