A microwave is a must-have in anyone’s kitchen. While a solo microwave can do a great job in heating and defrosting food, a microwave oven can do more. This includes options such as baking and grilling. This makes a microwave oven a very versatile addition to a household. If you love baking, then you’ll need a microwave oven for baking. And of course, who wouldn’t want the best microwave oven in the kitchen. In this list, we will be looking at some of the best microwave ovens in India. Do note that this list of the best microwaves is based on specifications, features and user reviews.
Value for money option
This particular microwave oven from Godrej offers a capacity of 19 litres, which makes it a pretty good option for small families. The convection feature means that it can be used for baking and grilling along with reheating and defrosting. Interestingly, the microwave comes with a traditional jog dial, which makes it slightly easier to use. There is also a child lock to prevent misuse by children.
|Microwave Power Consumption (output)||:||800 W|
|Oven Capacity (ltr)||:||19|
An option for large families
This LG microwave offers a capacity of 32 litres, which makes it a good option for most large families. Interestingly, the microwave comes with a special Diet Fry feature that allows users to make dishes with minimal use of oil. There is also a Roti Basket mode that will allow users to make Rotis.
|Oven Capacity (ltr)||:||32|
If you are on the hunt for a very high capacity microwave oven, then this one from Samsung might just fit the bill. It offers a capacity of 35 litres which will definitely satisfy your requirements. The microwave comes with HotBlast Technology that is said to help users cook food evenly. There is also Slim Fry, which is designed to cook dishes with minimum oil.
|Microwave Power Consumption (output)||:||900 W|
|Oven Capacity (ltr)||:||35|
Samsung notes that this microwave oven packs a bacteria-resistant smooth surface which should ensure healthy meals without any contamination. Further, the appliance packs a scratch and crack resistant ceramic enamel interior which should allow for durability. Another neat feature is the Triple Distribution System that is said to ensure even cooking,
|Microwave Power Consumption (output)||:||1200 W|
|Oven Capacity (ltr)||:||21|
An option for small families
This microwave from IFB has a capacity of 23 litres, which should be fine for small families with three members. It also comes with convenience features like a ‘Keep Warm’ function that is designed to keep cooked food warm. There is also a Deodorize function designed to remove any foul smell.
|Oven Capacity (ltr)||:||23|
If you are a fan of North Indian-style tandoor dishes, then you should check out this microwave from Samsung. It comes with Tandoor Technology, which Samsung claims can recreate the high temperatures one will find inside a tandoor. As such, the microwave can be used to whip up tandoori dishes. The 28-litre capacity should be fine for most medium-sized families.
|Oven Capacity (ltr)||:||28|
|Cavity Type||:||Ceramic Enamel|
Auto Cook option
This microwave from Morphy Richards comes with a special Auto Cook feature. The company notes that this allows users to cook up to 200 pre-set dishes easily. Another notable feature is the fact that users can program the appliance to cook different recipes at different stages and power settings. Thereby ensuring that it's cooked just the way you like it.
|Oven Capacity (ltr)||:||25|
|Godrej 19 L Convection Microwave Oven||Flipkart||₹ 8,490|
|LG 32 L Convection Microwave Oven||Flipkart||₹ 17,149|
|SAMSUNG 35 L Convection Microwave Oven||Flipkart||₹ 28,000|
|SAMSUNG 21 L Convection Microwave Oven||Flipkart||₹ 9,490|
|IFB 23 L Convection Microwave Oven:||Flipkart||₹ 9,599|
|SAMSUNG 28 L Slim Fry Convection Microwave Ov||Flipkart||₹ 11,589|
|Morphy Richards 25 L Convection Microwave Ove||Flipkart||₹ 11,999|