REVEALED: The best home appliances in Australia for 2020 – and the number one food processor is from ALDI
- The most popular home appliances in Australia for 2020 have been revealed
- Breville, Tefal and KitchenAid took out top spots for their kitchen gadgets
- The most popular air fryer was a Kmart model which is available in five sizes
The best home appliances in Australia for 2020 have been revealed – including the must-have air fryer, most popular rice cooker and most sought-after robot vacuum cleaner.
Comparison website Finder crowned the winners after speaking with everyday Australians about the products they bought and why they loved them.
The awards focused on common household appliances like blenders, food processors, sandwich presses and coffee machines.
The best appliances sold in Australia during 2020 have been revealed – with an ALDI food processor worth $79 taking out top spot in its category
The standing mixer from KitchenAid was the most popular in its category while Breville’s sandwich toaster proved to be the most popular
Kmart’s air fryer was found to be the best in its category – scoring the highest rating for value for money and ease of cleaning.
The budget retailer has five different air fryers on its shelves.
The winner for best food processor went to ALDI. This product got the highest ranking for value for money as well as performance.
AUSTRALIA’S BEST APPLIANCES OF 2020 ACCORDING TO FINDER
Best air fryer – Kmart $49-$119
Best blender – KitchenAid $239-$799
Best deep fryer – Russell Hobbs $79
Best food processor – ALDI $79
Best juicer – Breville $99-$399
Best kettle – Morphy Richards $49-$169
Best microwave – LG $347
Best multi cooker – Tefal $169
Best robot vacuum – Samsung $249 – $299
Best pressure cooker – Tefal $99-$119
Best rice cooker – Tefal $39
Best sandwich press – Breville $59
Best slow cooker – ALDI $19.95
Best stand mixer – KitchenAid $599-$799
Best capsule coffee machine – Lavazza $79-$349
Best coffee grinder – Maxim $28
Best manual coffee machine – Breville $299-$2499
Finder worked with research and insights firm, Kantar to survey thousands of Australians who had recently purchased products across 150 categories and rate how satisfied they were with their purchase.
The Tefal multi cooker was the most popular item of its kind in Australia
The $20 Ambiano slow cooker was a huge hit for families and the Morphy Richards kettles were best
Samsung has the best robot vacuum cleaners – according to the report while Breville took out the manual coffee machine division
The Kmart air fryers were the outright winners in the popular category
Breville took out a host of awards including best juicer, best sandwich press, and best coffee machine.
Tefal also did well – taking out the top spot in the rice cooker, pressure cooker and multi cooker categories.
The best rated slow cooker was the ‘Ambiano’ from Aldi and the best blender was a kitchen aid.
2020 also saw a huge rise in popularity in Australia for robot vacuum cleaners with the Samsung models preferred.