Nowadays, microwave ovens are one of the essential parts of our busy life. It makes our life easier and helps to save our time. Especially during Ramadan, ovens come in handy, as we can cook or bake our healthy iftar items. Besides, we can warm our food during sehri, which reduces our effort on warming foods. Microwave Ovens come at many sizes and prices, hence, selecting the right size within the budget becomes tricky. With that in mind, this article has arranged some quality ovens from low to high budget with brief buying tips.
Things to Look before Buying a Microwave Oven in Bangladesh
When you are looking to buy a new microwave oven, some stuff might make you confused. For example, what type of microwave should you buy? What capacity and size of the oven should you buy according to your needs? Therefore, we have listed a few important things you should look at while buying a microwave for the first time.
Capacity of the Oven
The microwave comes in different sizes; hence, the capacity also varies. While buying an oven, you will need to consider the number of members in your family. To cook for 2-4 people, you will need 18-20 liters, for 5-6 people, 21-25 liters, and for 8-10 people, 28-30 liters of ovens are
Things to Check
Usually, the best microwave comes with five power levels, so you may need to check that out. Then, Check if the temperature can be set up to 230 degrees for convection mode. See if the control panel (menu to control and operate) is easy to manage and user-friendly. And finally, confirm the warranty benefits.
Types of Microwave Ovens
Typically, three types of microwave ovens are available in the Bangladeshi market, Solo, Grill, and Convection. A solo microwave oven is mainly used for boiling and heating the food. Besides, it can also roast and bake food items. Solo models are regular microwaves, which are relatively cheap.
The grill microwave contains a coil in it which can do frying and roasting. Convection microwave oven is the all-in-one solution. It can grill, boil, fry, bake, and more.
Size and Structure
According to size and structure, microwaves can be categorized into four types, countertop microwave oven, above range unit, microwave drawers, and combination microwave ovens. The countertop ovens are beneficial for their size and usability as they are portable. This kind of ovens is smaller in size and best for instant food heating.
Above range microwave is also recognized as an over range oven, which is a perfect fit for a specific part of the kitchen. Microwave oven drawers are large in size and require some extra space in the kitchen to fit in. However, if you are not familiar with the microwave drawers, you may find it difficult to set them up.
Best Microwave Ovens in Bangladesh
After an extensive reason and personal experience, we have listed 8 alluring microwaves available in our local market.
Walton WMWO-X20MXP Microwave Oven
This 20-liter oven is a perfect fit for a family that has 5-6 members. It comes with Multiple power level settings, which eventually help to adjust the output power. Besides, the mechanical control also assists in operating the oven easily at 1200 watts of power. Walton WMWO-X20MXP costs Tk. 6,990, but it may vary due to promotions and discounts.
Sharp Microwave Oven R-20A0(S)V
Whoever is looking for a good oven within a low budget, Sharp R-20A0(S)V can be a perfect choice. Priced at approximately Tk. 7,900, it comes with easy-to-use features and weighs 11 kg. There are 5 auto menus and jack control instead of display control. This 20-liter microwave comes in two colors, black, and silver.
Vigo Microwave Oven VGO J-5
VGO J-5 is a cheap oven from Vision Emporium, which costs Tk. 7,900. This 20-liter microwave comes with five automatic control levels, which makes it easier to use for anyone. Besides, the digital control system also provides an effortless control option. It also offers a child safety lock so that you can remain safe from any kind of unwanted accidents.
Samsung Microwave Oven ME73MD XST
This specific model from Samsung offers a ceramic enamel interior and a three-layer protection system. ME73MD XST has the ability to defrost quickly and also features scratch-resistant. Besides, It has a Push Button Type opening system with an LED display. This 25 liter overcomes a 1-year warranty, and it costs approximately Tk. 12,000.
Panasonic Microwave Oven NN-SM32HM
Like other Panasonic ovens, this particular model is really stylish and eye-catchy. However, It uses a jack rolling system instead of a button, which makes it interesting to look at. LED lights have also been used inside this linear designed oven. The capacity of this oven is 25 liter and is priced at around Tk. 12 000- Tk. Tk. 13,000, and the warranty period is one year.
LG MH 6384BAR
Its mirrored display remarks it's stylish and attractive looking. Besides, the quartz grill body with a display button makes it robust. This LG oven also comes with uniform heating features which warm up the food quickly. You can buy this for Tk. 14,000 to Tk. 15,000 and get one year warranty.
SRMO-SMW30GCB8 Singer Microwave Oven 30L
This is a budget-friendly model from the leading brand Singer which is available for approximately Tk. 16,000 to Tk. 17,000. It offers three types of cooking systems with a massive capacity of 30 liters. It features microwave, grilling, and baking. It has 11 different power levels and is made with stainless steel, which makes it robust.
Whirlpool Microwave Oven MWO-638IX
It is an enormous microwave from Whirlpool. This solver color 38 liters oven has an elegantly curved handle, and the digital display makes it look striking. Besides, the Stainless Steel Inox Cavity With Quartz Grill makes the oven robust and safest. The child lock features will refrain your children from using it. This seven-segment type oven comes with a one-year warranty and is priced at around Tk. 17000.
Hopefully, this list of microwave women will help you cook better and save your precious time in cooking. In this month of holy Ramadan, you can choose any of these budget-friendly ovens in Bangladesh and order online from their websites or any e-commerce sites.