Sunday, August 19, 2018

Food Processors: Compare


Report Card Grade
Product Grade
Product Grade
Product Grade
Our Awards
Overall Score
73%
65%
78%
Date Reviewed
January 2016
January 2016
January 2016
Pros
quiet; compact with excellent versatility; affordable; flat work lid; simple paddle control
excellent for slicing & chopping; quiet; large capacity; versatile
great performance and great versatility; relatively affordable for a basic commercial food processor; the longest motor warranty of any commercial food processor; convenience of external ejection chute on vegetable prep attachment
Cons
feeder tube system is hard to clean and complicated to use
difficult to clean feeder tube system; relatively low liquid capacity; feeder tube positioned at back
motor is only powerful enough for smaller establishments where it will be used just a few hours a day; it only comes with 3 blade/disc attachments and 1 cutter bowl (other accessories are sold separately and can be pricey); no blade storage included with your purchase; can't see ingredients through the cutter bowl
Functionality (30%)
Processing Quality (30%)
Ease of Set Up & Clean Up (30%)
Storage Options (10%)
Type
Mid-Size
Full-Size
FUll-Size
Capacity (cups)
7
14
12
Liquid Capacity (cups)
2
3
8
Price
$99.99
$199.00
$1,059.00
Warranty
5-year motor warranty; 3-year limited warranty on unit
5-year motor warranty; 3-year limited warranty on unit
3-year motor warranty; 1-year limited warranty on unit
Product Depth
11.25"
9.75"
15.75"
Product Height
14.5"
15.75"
19.25"
Product Width
7"
7.5"
8.75"
Motor Power (watts)
600
720
1 HP
Base Weight (our measurement)
9.4 lbs
11.6 lbs
33 lbs
Control Panel
One Paddle
Two Paddles
Touchpad
Speed Settings
On, Off, Pulse
On/Off and Pulse
On, Off, Pulse
Attachments
3 attachments: 'S' blade, slicing disc and shredding disc
3 attachments: 'S' blade, slicing disc and shredding disc
3 attachments: 'S' blade, 4 mm slicing disc and 2mm shredding disc
Large Tube
4.5" x 2.5"
4.5" x 3"
6" x 2.75"
Small Tubes
1.75" circular
2" circular
2.25" circular
Cord Storage
No
No
no
BPA-Free Plastic
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
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