Danby Designer 1.1 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave Review

Danby has released a line of simple, straightforward, yet elegant microwaves that are perfect for the kitchen, camper, or other cooking areas. One of the more popular ones is the Danby Designer 1.1 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave that has received a considerable amount of press for its combination of user-friendly features, robust build, and sleek design.

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Danby Designer 1.1However, does this particular entry from Danby really live up to the hype and popularity that it has enjoyed since its release?

Features

Despite the seemingly compact size, there are a number of features that this microwave has to offer, starting with its ample 1.1 cubic foot size that makes it perfect for most dishes.

–   1000 Watts
–   10 Power Levels
–   One Touch Cooking w/Six Uses
–   Durable, Stylish Stainless Steel Exterior and Interior

Advantages

There are a number of benefits that this particular microwave offers, especially for those who are looking to fill a small space in their kitchen or need one for the RV or camper.

Variable Power Levels: Generally speaking, most microwaves of this size are rather limited in what they can deliver. However, the ten different power levels speak to the versatility of this design.

Quiet Operation: One interesting advantage that many customers have noted is that this microwave runs quieter than many of its size. This includes the fan which is also quieter and makes for a more pleasing kitchen and especially for small environments in campers or RVs.

Durable Design: The stainless steel exterior and interior is not just for show, it provides this microwave with a robust framework so that will last for a long time under normal use conditions. In addition, the tough design extends into the controls as well which means that it will keep working for a very long time.

Price: Arguably the price has a lot to do with the popularity of his Danby microwave. However, it is a price that is more than reasonable for what it offers. While not designed with as many features as some other microwaves, it does do the job quite well and has more than enough for most people to use. The price makes this particular model one that is perfect for the RV or camper and will serve well as the back-up in case your main microwave in the kitchen goes down.

If there are any disadvantages to this particular microwave, it is that the words are rather small on the front so those who have trouble reading small lettering will have some difficulty. In addition, this microwave was not designed to have a great number of features, so it does lack the variety of some other units.

Conclusion

Overall, the Danby Designer 1.1 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave does exactly what it is designed to do, provide a powerful microwave in a compact package that is still large enough to handle many different dishes. This makes it perfect for the camper or RV as well as your kitchen. The sleek, simple design is reasonably priced and works beautifully in cooking meals.

Danby Designer 1.1 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave

Danby Designer 1.1 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave
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Design

10/10

    Usability

    10/10

      Price

      10/10

        Pros

        • Easy to read LED timer/clock
        • Simple one touch cooking for six popular uses
        • Cheap

        Cons