Morphy Richards EM820CPT

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Microwaves - Max Power: 800 Watt - without Grill

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published 05/03/2012 | loopylou1234
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Pro Easy to use, Fits in well in kitchen colour scheme, Lots of different settings
Cons The door can stick which is very annoying
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Morphy Richards EM820CPTF-PM Solo Touch microwave

I was bought this microwave for Christmas as a present from my in-laws. As we were expecting our second baby after Christmas, it was something we needed to sterilise the baby bottles as our old microwave really wasn't up to the job!

I chose this from Argos. At the time it was on offer £49.99. At the moment it is available for £58.39.

Appearance

I mainly chose this microwave as it matches the other kitchen items I own, the Morphy Richards kettle and toaster. Also there doesn't seem to be many cream microwaves available.

It is quite attractive to look at, it is black on the front with a cream border around it. It is easy to keep clean, I just wipe it over with a damp cloth.

Size

It has a 20 litre capacity (big enough for a Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature Steriliser, which is quite big). It is an 800 watt microwave which is average power. It measures H25.8, W43.3, D33cm. The glass turntable plate inside is removable so easy to wash if anything spills over onto it.

Features

It is simple to use, it has 10 power levels and 6 programmes. To be honest I haven't used this microwave fully and haven't used all of the buttons yet! I have only used it on the manual timer to make myself porridge for breakfast and to set it on an eight minute timer for the steriliser. It has features such as a setting for heating drinks 'Beverage', 'Popcorn' for cooking popcorn and it has a defrost setting that you can set the weight of the meat. I think this would be very helpful.

Disadvantages

One thing I don't like about it is that the door sticks. Sometimes even if I press the door release button more than once, it doesn't open, and I have to hold the door as well. If I had bought it I would probably return it for a new one but as it was a present from my in-laws and they are unlikely to have kept the receipt I will keep it.

Durability

I can't comment on the durability of the microwave as I only had it for Christmas. I do use it more than twice a day to sterilise my daughters bottles.

Overall I would recommend this microwave but I would look around a good price and wouldn't want to pay more than £65 for it.

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Microwaves - Max Power: 800 Watt - without Grill

Product Details

EAN: 5051549284791

Manufacturer: Morphy Richards

Construction: Freestanding

Maximum Wattage: 800

Turntable: without Turntable

Top/Bottom Heating: No

Cavity Material: Painted

Fan/Convection: No

Grill Function: without Grill

Steam Function: No

Number of Power Steps: 11

Time Control: Electronic

Touch Control: Yes

Weight Sensor: without Weight Sensor

Infrared Sensor: No

Humidity Sensor: No

Door Opening System: Push Button

Width in cm: 43.3

Height in cm: 25.8

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Advantages:
Easy to use, Fits in well in kitchen colour scheme, Lots of different settings

Disadvantages:
The door can stick which is very annoying

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Morphy Richards EM820CPTF-PM Solo Touch microwave

I was bought this microwave for Christmas as a present from my in-laws. As we were expecting our second baby after Christmas, it was something we needed to sterilise the baby bottles as our old microwave really wasn't up to the job!

I chose this from Argos. At the time it was on offer 49.99. At the moment it is available for 58.39.

Appearance

I mainly chose this microwave as it matches the other kitchen items I own, the Morphy Richards kettle and toaster. Also there doesn't seem to be many cream microwaves available.

It is quite attractive to look at, it is black on the front with a cream border around it. It is easy to keep clean, I just wipe it over with a damp cloth.

Size

It has a 20 litre capacity (big enough for a Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature Steriliser, which is quite big). It is an 800 watt microwave which is average power. It measures H25.8, W43.3, D33cm. The glass turntable plate inside is removable so easy to wash if anything spills over onto it.

Features

It is simple to use, it has 10 power levels and 6 programmes. To be honest I haven't used this microwave fully and haven't used all of the buttons yet! I have only used it on the manual timer to make myself porridge for breakfast and to set it on an eight minute timer for the steriliser. It has features such as a setting for heating drinks 'Beverage', 'Popcorn' for cooking popcorn and it has a defrost setting that you can set the weight of the meat. I think this would be very helpful.

Disadvantages

One thing I don't like about it is that the door sticks. Sometimes even if I press the door release button more than once, it doesn't open, and I have to hold the door as well. If I had bought it I would probably return it for a new one but as it was a present from my in-laws and they are unlikely to have kept the receipt I will keep it.

Durability

I can't comment on the durability of the microwave as I only had it for Christmas. I do use it more than twice a day to sterilise my daughters bottles.

Overall I would recommend this microwave but I would look around a good price and wouldn't want to pay more than 65 for it.
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Nice review:) x

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EAN 5051549284791
Manufacturer Morphy Richards
Construction Freestanding
Maximum Wattage 800
Turntable without Turntable
Top/Bottom Heating No
Cavity Material Painted
Fan/Convection No
Grill Function without Grill
Steam Function No

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