Ovens are one of the best kitchen appliances. An oven can perform so many different tasks such as grilling, baking, roasting, heating, boiling, toasting, and whatnot. In western countries, it is rare to find a kitchen without an oven. However, the trend of ovens is also increasing day by day in India. Modern Indian women prefer installing ovens in their modern kitchens. Gone were the days when Indians used to depend upon gas stoves for all their cooking needs. These days’ people perform most of their tasks in the ovens.
This might sound a little weird to you, but some people still have myths and misconceptions regarding ovens. There’s this myth that an oven is only suitable for preparing non-vegetarian dishes. In reality, this is completely untrue, an oven not only prepares non-vegetarian food, but it is also suitable for preparing numerous delicious vegetarian dishes. You will understand this after reading the below article. There are numerous brands, models, and designs of ovens available in the market. Choosing a single efficient oven has become quite a daunting task. For the same reason, we have prepared a list of 10 best ovens in India. All of these products have incredibly unique features and can be bought below 5000 rs. If you are someone who does not like splurging on electrical appliances, you should consider reading it.
1. IFB 17 L Solo Microwave Oven (17 PM MEC 1, White):
The IFB 17 L solo microwave oven has topped our list of the best oven in India. The oven has a storage capacity of 17 liters. This capacity is sufficient for small families and bachelors. It is a very effective product that can be used regularly to perform various cooking tasks. This product is available for purchase in two different finishes. These finishes are Black and White. You can purchase whichever color you like the most. Additionally, the oven possesses easy to operate jog dials; they provide an ease of operation to the users.
The IFB brand offers a warranty of 3 years on magnetron and cavity while a one year warranty is being provided on the product. The customers will get a warranty card with the oven. And this increases the reliability of the product. You would also like to know that the IFB 17L solo microwave oven features three auto-cook options menu. You use to select your preferred menu and prepare your favorite dish within a matter of a few minutes. The brand provides no starter kit, but if you are okay with this, you should go with it. Apart from that, the oven consumes a power of 1200 watts while the microwave frequency is 2450 MHZ. The user manual provided with the oven will help you understand the oven better; it also includes some easy-to- cook recipes.
- The oven has a straightforward yet stylish design.
- The 17 L capacity is perfect for small families and bachelors.
- The jog dial of the oven increases the convenience of the users.
- There are two different jog dials for time and power.
- 3-year magnetron and cavity warranty and 1-year product warranty are appreciative.
- Many existing-customers do not like the customer care service.
2. Bajaj Majesty 1603 TSS 1200-Watt Oven Toaster Grill:
We talk about appliances and forget to mention the Bajaj. How can that be possible? Bajaj has been serving the Indian market for so many years. And all of their products are considered trustworthy. Believe us; there is a good reason behind that. Bajaj frequently brings innovative appliances for their customers. Here, we are talking about the Bajaj Majesty 1603 TSS 1200-watt oven toaster grill. It is one of the finest ovens on our list. The functionality and design of this oven are unbeatable. A 16 Litres storage capacity is sufficient for a loner and nuclear family. Because of the same reason, the oven has a compact size, which means you can easily fit it anywhere inside your small kitchen.
The durability of the Bajaj Majesty 1603 TSS oven is fantastic. All the credit goes to the stainless steel cavity and body construction of the oven. This product will last for so many years in your kitchen. Besides, the oven comes along with five different accessories; skewer rods, crumb tray, baking tray, grill tray, and tongs for baking. The transparent door of the oven allows the users to monitor the food while it is being cooked. And this is why most of the buyers are attracted to this product. You would also like to know that the oven has a 60 minutes timer, the user can control the timer according to his/her cooking requirements. We also like the in-built timer that sends notification alerts to the users as soon as the cooking gets completed.
- The design and stainless steel construction of the oven is fantastic.
- The transparent door of the oven allows the user to monitor the food while it is being cooked.
- It is a highly versatile product that is used to perform numerous cooking tasks.
- It is a perfect product for beginners.
- Some customers received defective products from Amazon.
3. AGARO Marvel 19-Litre Oven Toaster Grill with 5 Heating Modes (Black):
In the third position, we have added the AGARO Marvel 19-litre oven toaster grill for our readers. This product comes at a very reasonable price. It has a black colored body that has the capacity of adding class to any kitchen. The oven is available in different storage capacities. The product that we have added to our list has a 19-liter capacity, which is more than enough for anyone who lives in a cramped apartment. Apart from the storage capacity, the five-stage heating modes of the oven are also appreciated a lot by the users. Users can choose any mode according to their requirements. These modes include – Rotisserie with Bottom and top heating, Bottom and top heating, Bottom heating, top heating, Rotisserie with Bottom heating. All these heating options are mentioned on the knob.
The AGARO Marvel 19-litre oven toaster grill provides the users with the provision of controlling the temperature. With the help of the temperature control knob, the users can select any temperature from between 100 to 250 degrees Celsius. You will also like the automatic shut-off feature of the oven. This feature is there to enhance users’ safety; it also prevents the oven from damage. Moreover, the oven will inform you once the cooking is done. This is, no doubt, value for money products. We suggest you add this to your wish-list.
- The construction of the oven is ergonomic.
- The oven has five different heating modes.
- The users can even change the temperature (100 to 250 degrees Celsius) using the oven’s temperature control knob.
- The automatic shut-off feature is our favorite.
- The brand offers one year manufacturer’s warranty.
- According to a few customers, the quality of the product is not up to the mark.
4. Prestige POTG 9 PC 800-Watt Oven Toaster Grill (Grey):
Have you heard about the functionality of the prestige products? Well, we assume, you must. Prestige is another amazing brand in the world of kitchen appliances. They manufacture numerous kitchen appliances. This prestige POTG 9 PC 800-watt oven toaster grill is something which is a must-have in the kitchen. And when we say this, we are serious. It is a highly efficient product that comes equipped with a temperature controlling knob and a timer. You can select the temperature of the oven as per your cooking needs. The timer switch offers precise cooking of food materials.
One of the things that we like the most about the prestige POTG 9 PC 800-watt oven toaster grill is the presence of the stay-cool handle. This handle is ergonomically designed to stay cool, no matter how high the temperature inside the oven is, the handle will always stay cool. It is an essential feature with the perspective of the user’s safety. The oven becomes easier to handle due to the stay-cool handle. Other than that, you will also like the enameled steel wire rack and baking tray present inside the oven. The enameling is done to enhance the ease of maintenance as well as the lifespan of the wire rack and tray. It will be hard for you to find such an oven with these features. Moreover, the Prestige oven is constructed using two Quartz heaters; both of them are highly efficient. The heaters provide faster cooking, heating, and longer durability to the oven.
- The functionality of the prestige oven is very high.
- We like the stay-cool handle on the oven.
- It is an easy-to-operate appliance.
- The presence of quartz heaters renders a highly efficient performance to the oven.
- The oven possesses a full-sized door made up of glass.
- The product comes along with a warranty card for one year of warranty.
- Many customers reported the problem of dents and damage to the product.
5. Borosil Prima 10 L OTG, with 3 Cooking Modes, 1000 W, Silver:
In the fifth spot, we have the Borosil Prima 10 L OTG for you. This product is brought to you by the brand BOROSIL. It is a high-quality oven that consumes a power of 1000 watts. The design of the oven is exceptionally beautiful. It is created to perform numerous cooking tasks such as toasting, grilling, and baking. The product comes with three cooking modes to select from. And that is why this product is quite easy-to-operate. This is another OTG oven in our list that comprises of quartz heating element. Because of the same element, the oven tends to heat up very quickly, which is not the case with most of the normal ovens. Besides, the heating is not only quick but is also very efficient.
You can buy this Borosil Prima OTG in different sizes; 10 liters to 48 liters. The one on our list has a storage capacity of 10 liters, which could be the best choice for someone who lives alone or in a family of 2-3 members. If you buy this product, you will also get a recipe book along with it. The recipe book comprises of numerous delicious recipes which are also very easy to make. Additionally, the crumb tray of the OTG oven can be removed for ease of cleaning. The brand provides a one year warranty on the product, which goes a long way in making the product trustworthy.
- The construction of the OTG oven is quite attractive.
- It is a highly efficient product.
- The OTG oven consumes a power of 1000 watts.
- There are three cooking modes in the oven.
- The crumb tray of the oven is removable for added ease of cleaning the oven.
- The customer care service is not very good.
6. AGARO Majestic 25-Litre Oven Toaster Grill with Motorized Rotisserie & 5 Heating Modes (Black):
In number six, we have again added the AGARO Majestic oven for our readers. This time the OTG oven possesses a storage capacity of 25 liters. It is one of the most spacious ovens in our list of best ovens in India. Purchasing such a large-capacity oven at inexpensive pricing feels like a dream. Isn’t it? This product is available in an elegant black color, which will suit all types of kitchen interiors and countertops. Apart from the design and color, we like the 5 stage heating mode on the oven. This mode makes the product fall into the category of versatile products. Using the same feature, users can prepare a wide range of lip-smacking dishes. This motorized rotisserie mode provides the chance of spit roasting the vegetables and meat/chicken. The mode tends to rotate the meat/vegetables in a circular motion. Eventually, there will be even cooking of the food.
The AGARO Majestic 25-litre oven toaster grill has a wattage of 1600 watts. Moreover, the brand offers a warranty of one year to the users. If you buy this product, you will get the main unit, oven rack, barbeque grill, bake pan, rotisserie handle, tray handle, rotisserie handle. All of this at such a cheap rate? Yes! We are as amazed as you are. We are sure; once you buy this product, you will not end up disappointed.
- We like the five heating modes of the oven.
- The rotisserie mode is best, according to us.
- The oven comes with numerous attachments.
- It consumes a power of 1600 watts.
- One year manufacturer warranty is provided to the customers.
- The product possesses a very lightweight.
- Most of the customers received faulty products.
7. AmazonBasics 20 L Solo Microwave (Black):
When it comes to kitchen appliances, AmazonBasics is not also behind. Their products are inexpensive yet efficient at the same time. These days, the brand has started making a good reputation in the market. And that is why we also thought of including this AmazonBasics 20 liter solo microwave oven. This product has a classic black color, which is liked by many people. If you have been looking forward to purchasing an affordable oven, this could be your dreams. If we talk about storage capacity, this product has a capacity of 20 liters. It has a usual size that can fit compact-sized kitchens. Twenty liters storage is enough for you if you live in a nuclear family.
You can use this Amazon Basics oven regularly to prepare so many different dishes such as rice, pasta, pizza, dal, popcorn, burger, grilled chicken, etc. without putting much effort. Other than that, there are five different power levels in the oven. You can adjust the power according to your cooking requirements. Choose the power level that will suit your dish. You would also be happy to know that the oven allows you to defrost the frozen food materials (carrying different weights). Be it meat or vegetables; you can thaw it in a few minutes. The product has a highly efficient design with an interior cavity that can be cleaned very easily. There is also a reheat function in the oven, which you can use to reheat your leftover foods such as roti, rice, curries, chai, pizzas, and others. What else do you need in an oven?
- The oven has five different power levels; users can select their preferred power level.
- The reheat function and defrost feature in the oven is fantastic.
- The interior cavity of the oven is very easy to clean.
- The oven comes along with easy-to-use mechanical dials.
- The dials do not go through wear and tear, which is appreciable.
- The return policy of the brand is poor.
8. Pigeon by Stovekraft Electric Oven Toaster and Griller, 16-Litre:
Next up, we have the Pigeon by Stovekraft electric oven toaster and griller for our readers. This oven is best for you if you want to hone your culinary skills. The reason why we have added this product in our list of best ovens is that this product offers an easy to operate multistage cooking to the users. We could not be happier about the four-stage heating options in the oven. This enhances the versatility of the oven. There’s this alarm that will inform the user as soon as the cooking gets completed. And this makes the oven a safe appliance. The automatic turn-off feature of the oven has been made by keeping the safety of users in mind. You can put your food inside the oven and start the oven and perform your daily chores. There is no need to stress about burnt toasts and overcooked cakes. This oven will take care of both you and your food’s safety.
It is an oven with 16 liters of total storage capacity. Therefore, it can easily suffice a small Indian family (with around 3-4 members). Users will experience a hassle-free cooking every time they use the oven. Nevertheless, the Pigeon by Stovekraft electric toaster is very powerful and packed with characteristics that have the capability to reduce the food preparation time significantly. The one thing that concerns us about this oven is that the brand does not offer any starter kit. However, this might not seem like a problem to most people. Such people should buy this product without giving any second thoughts.
- The glass door in the oven is present to increase the ease of monitoring the food.
- The product comes equipped with four pieces of lower and upper heating elements (made up of stainless steel).
- The knobs are of high-quality.
- The oven possesses auto-cook menus.
- The starter kit is not provided with the oven.
9. Usha 19L (OTGW 3619R) Oven Toaster Grill (Wine & Matte Black):
In number nine, we have added the Usha 19 L (OTG 3619R) Oven Toaster Grill for you. This is one of the most attractive ovens in our list of the best oven in India. This product is designed with a matte black and wine color. Most of the buyers get attracted to this product as soon as they see it. For all good reasons, this oven is created to add a touch of class in any kitchen. It possesses a storage capacity of 19 liters, which is why the oven tends to fit perfectly even in compact kitchen spaces.
Apart from the design and color, the Usha 19 L (OTG 3619R) oven toaster griller also consists of numerous exciting features. This product is made to fulfill all your cooking needs. The product consumes a power of 1380 watts. And that is why the efficiency and performance of this product are extraordinary. You would love to know that the product offers a two years warranty on the product. This adds reliability to the product. If you buy this Usha 19 liters OTG, then you will get a baking tray, rotisserie tongs, main unit OTG, wire rack, skewers, grill-bake tray, crumb tray, rotisserie and a user manual for users. All of this can be bought at such a reasonable price. Well, only a fool will not buy this product. Furthermore, the brand’s 10-day refund policy is being offered in case of damage or manufacturing defects.
- It is a value for money product.
- The oven comes along with several attachments.
- The design and construction of the oven are beyond amazing.
- It is a very attractive oven that can suit all the kitchen countertops and interiors.
- Two years warranty is offered on the product by the brand.
- The capacity of the oven is not sufficient for large families.
10. Inalsa MasterChef 10BK Oven Toaster Griller with Temperature Selection 800 W:
Lastly, we have added the Inalsa Masterchef 10BK Oven Toaster Grill in our list of best ovens in India. It is one of those products that can be bought under 5000 rs. in India. The oven is available in different capacities to range from 10 L to 30 L. The one in our list has 10 L capacity, which is considered perfect for loners and nuclear families. The wattage of this oven is 800 watts; this is probably the reason why the oven is fast and efficient. By considering the power consumption, it is fair to say that the Inalsa Masterchef 10BK Oven Toaster Grill can save you bucks on electricity bills. Besides, faster cooking also tends to save a lot of time.
The oven’s interior portion is specially designed to make room for up to nine pizzas and other meals. The oven is designed to fit even in small kitchens. And that is why this product ticks the boxes of sleek construction and compact body. Other than a sleek body, the Inalsa oven comprises double heating elements known to provide a high-efficiency to the oven. You would also like the see-through door of the oven. Because of the see-through door, users can easily monitor their food while it is being prepared. Additionally, two years warranty on the product goes a long way in convincing the customers to make an investment.
- The oven renders a hassle-free cooking experience to the users.
- It is a well-priced product.
- The interior and exteriors are easy to clean.
- The see-through door of the oven is honestly our favorite.
- The customer support centers are limited.
How To Choose The Best Microwave Oven In India?
Choosing a microwave oven seems like an easy choice but pretty much daunting task due to incredible variety and features. Looking at some important features is necessary so that you don’t get tricked with flashy features that a manufacturer is showing. So, you can sort out the best one by looking at below given aspects –
Microwaves are available in three types, and each one has its own advantages. You can get a solo or conventional microwave, which provides a capacity of 18-23 litters. Grill microwaves are made for grilling purposes mainly, and they also have a capacity of 18-28 litters. A convection microwave is mainly for better crisp in your food, and they have a similar capacity. Choosing between the type is based on your usage and how you want to keep it.
Size of Microwave
You can choose between built-in vs. countertop microwaves. Both are highly reliable, but when you want a built-in microwave, you should have a dedicated space—looking after the dimension is an important aspect here. However, a countertop microwave is better in terms of size, and they are easy to move. So, you can find the right one based on size. You have to look after the capacity also because it is essentially based on your need.
Going with a reputed manufacturer seems like the most important factor. A well-liked brand can provide you all the quirky features that you find useful, and they have better after-sale services. This factor will play a vital role as if you face any problem with the product. The chances of facing issues increase with the Cheap quality manufacturer and getting such microwave repaired the major problem.
Microwave with sensors is helpful in enhancing your experience. The auto-shut sensor will be useful when you are not around, and there is a timer. Ovens stop baking when the timer goes out, and there are some other sensors also. It will prevent overcooking and gets you a delicious taste. Timing and temperature are important factors. A good brand with plenty of quality sensors give you an accurate reading of temperature, and they are reliable.
When you buy a microwave with a higher power rating, you can expect less cooking time and convenient experience. Most microwaves are rated for 800 to 1000w power, which will be reliable. Going below this number means you are getting a less powerful choice, which might not bake properly. Avoiding such low priced option can save your time and help to get a better value for money deal.
The warranty might be a less-noticed factor but do not go with products which are not providing any kind of warranty. If a manufacturer claim one year of warranty, they must ensure their after-sale services network and customer support. These things are mostly mentioned in reviews by other buyers, so the review will come in handy. One more thing that you can do while choosing a microwave is to look for a power saver rating for an adequate deal.
The craze of ovens is increasing day by day. These days almost every person wants to have an oven in his/her kitchen. Ovens are easy to operate, and maybe this is the reason why people like it this much. We have seen people struggling to select a good oven. The presence of such a wide variety of products in the market has made the task even more difficult. If you have read our article, you will be able to purchase a good oven of your choice. All the ovens above in our list are affordable and unique. We hope you select the oven of your dreams. Happy cooking!
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