Of 11 classic models, five are rated “good”, including the three test winners, each with a rating of 2.3. The rest is “satisfactory”. In the case of microwaves with grill, only one note “good”. Four others are “satisfactory” and one device is considered “sufficient”.
In the following overview we show you an overview of the three classic test winners as well as the best microwave with grill function. Expect a purchase price of 120 to 180 euros for a good microwave. On average, the machines cost less than 30 euros per year to maintain. Depending on use and electricity supplier, the model with grill function incurs electricity costs of around 60 euros per year.