Rating of the best multicooker companies
The multicooker is not a new technique; devices have tightly entered the life of most Russian families. Therefore, most of the problems that accompany these products have been known for a long time — low-quality models are useless and completely unable to cope even with elementary tasks.
A good manufacturer cares about the needs of users, so he controls the production process at every stage: from an idea to its implementation. The best companies do not just assemble equipment according to templates, but develop convenient, functional and useful devices for domestic use.
TOP of the best multicooker companies
Philips HD3136/03 Viva Collection
Philips is a major manufacturer of household appliances, whose history began in the century before last. Since 1891, the company has been keeping pace with the times, actively developing and offering customers the best. The brand’s range of multicookers is small, but it is indeed a high-quality technique with great potential. All multicookers are equipped with ceramic bowls, and when cooking, modern 3D heating technology is used. The functionality of the units left behind most of the competitors — the pressure cooker can increase the density of the sauce, has flexible settings and a dual temperature control system. And the classic multicooker is equipped with 15 modes, VitaPlus uniform heating technology and an easily programmable 24-hour timer. Of the minuses, users noted only the high price of additional accessories.
- good functionality and many modes;
- cutting-edge design;
- thick-walled ceramic-coated bowls;
- introduction of the latest technologies.
- not a very large selection of models
- expensive replacement bowls.
Moulinex MK 706A32
Moulinex MK 706A32
One of the most reliable multicooker companies produces not only classic models with a standard set of features, but also introduces its own technical innovations. Moulinex, in an effort to make their appliances more versatile, began to combine the functions of several kitchen appliances in one device. So, the very first presented multi-cooker-pressure cooker instantly gained popularity and was developed in a whole line of similar devices. In terms of the speed of heating food and cooking, they have no equal. It will take only half an hour to make pilaf with lamb according to a proprietary recipe. However, buyers prefer the French brand not only for this. The time-tested quality of multicookers is perhaps their strongest point.
- critical metal parts;
- versatility even budget models;
- resistance of ceramics;
- reliability and long service life;
- understandable management.
- metal covers limit the possibility of visual inspection.
Multicookers from REDMOND occupy a leading position in terms of price-quality ratio. Almost all models are recommended by more than 90% of users. The manufacturer’s assortment includes the widest selection of devices for any budget. Budget ones, as a rule, are limited in functionality and have a smaller bowl volume. Nevertheless, they are very popular, since with their help you can cook almost all the usual dishes. The novelties even have Sous-Vide technology, which allows you to cook food in vacuum packaging. More expensive multicooker models boast not only a huge selection of programs, but also the ability to set and save your own parameters. For example, the REDMOND RMK-M231 multicooker has 41 automatic presets and 29 programs for manual settings.
- long service life;
- high-quality non-stick coating;
- convenient management;
- affordable service;
- a chic selection of models;
- Recommended by over 90% of users.
- bowls cannot be washed in dishwashers.
Polaris PMC 0517AD
Polaris PMC 0517AD
A popular manufacturer of multicookers, its range covers all price niches. But, according to reviews of real users, the most successful models of the brand’s multicookers are the middle and premium segments. Here are multifunctional devices with 3D heating, a double boiler, a multi-cook function, the ability to cook yogurt, pilaf and any complex dishes. Also, these models are equipped with a Wi-Fi module and can be controlled remotely using mobile gadgets. Budget multicookers are slightly less attractive in terms of functionality and quality. They have more plastic parts, the number of programs is limited, as well as power. However, accessibility covers such shortcomings, because many owners use only the basic modes and functions.
- reliable electronic control;
- the possibility of individual settings;
- simple care;
- There are models with Wi-Fi;
- program compliance;
- absence of foreign odors.
- there is a lot of plastic in budget models.
Scarlett is the recipient of many prestigious awards. In 2016, the manufacturer began to look at design in a new way, updating the outer shell of multicookers, and in recent years, the brand has been releasing limited collections and special series of home appliances. In less than 30 years, from an unknown brand, the manufacturer has become one of the leaders in Russia and entered the markets of the CIS and Baltic countries. Scarlett multicookers are reliable devices of the budget segment, which have become the best in terms of price-quality ratio. Optimally selected models of a small line are able to cover most of the needs of users. And all thanks to the presence of wide functionality, numerous programs and basic configuration. According to reviews, the equipment is at an affordable price, but is able to work much longer than the manufacturer promises. And, at the same time, it does not upset with critical minuses.
- affordable price;
- good functionality;
- accessible management;
- flexible settings for cooking modes;
- great operational resource.
- uninformative instructions.
The popular Tefal brand is not only dishes, the company has been producing household appliances for the home and kitchen for more than a dozen years. As you know, the strong point of the French company is high-quality non-stick coatings. It was with the discovery of the method of applying Teflon to aluminum that its history began. In the assortment you can find almost everything you need for cooking: from the simplest to complex, multi-tasking devices, such as multicookers. A variety of models, which, at times, introduces buyers into a stupor. But regardless of the choice, users who have already encountered the brand’s equipment are confident in its reliability, which is reflected in the high ratings. Quality is also recognized by independent experts, for example, Tefal RK901F32 won the nomination of the best multicooker of 2021.
- the most stable bowl coatings;
- minimum percentage of marriage;
- pleasant appearance;
- decent level of assembly and parts;
- There are features not available from other brands;
- easy care.
- high prices for accessories.
The VITEK brand is popular and recognizable in Russia, it is in constant demand for the best value for money. Unlike the budget sector, the manufacturer has many strengths: reliability, good materials used in the manufacture of multicookers, solid design, technically verified designs. Buying any model, buyers do not face such problems as bad thermal sensors, weak electronics or a thin non-stick coating. Plus, a large domestic brand provides good service support and the availability of accessories for sale. According to customer reviews, the best features of VITEK brand multicookers are convenient bowls, a clear interface and correct program settings. And the disadvantages include the lack of selective options on some models.
- stylish design;
- reliability and quality;
- affordable cost;
- good bowls with ceramic or non-stick coating;
- electronics work flawlessly.
- some models do not have fine mode settings.
Zigmund & Shtain MC-D34
Zigmund & Shtain MC-D34
Zigmund & Shtain is not a very popular multicooker brand. But users who have already managed to compare products with analogues of other brands appreciated its reliability and ease of use. At first glance, you can immediately notice a high level of quality — even inexpensive multicookers are assembled very carefully, all mating parts have a minimum gap. And the well-thought-out arrangement of control buttons clearly indicates care for the consumer. Regardless of the price category of the models, all bowls are made of thick aluminum and coated with non-stick ceramics. The manufacturer did not bypass modern technologies. So some of the multicookers are equipped with an economical and highly efficient induction type heater.
- European quality;
- capacious bowls;
- expressive design;
- underdeveloped service network.