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Should You Buy a Braun Blender?

Updated 16 November 2019 by Matthew
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should you buy a Braun Blender?

Braun is one of the most popular blender brands as well as being well known for its irons, mixers and coffee makers.

If you are thinking about buying a Braun blender then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of blender brands is compiled by analysing over 14,000 user and expert reviews and 10 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,500 blenders.

Braun are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular blenders. Their blenders start at $31 for the MQ100 which has a power of 450W, a bowl capacity of 0.6L and is an immersion blender and go up to $247 for the JB 5160 which has a power of 1,000W, a bowl capacity of 1.8L and is a tabletop blender. The average price of a new Braun blender is $96.

Braun are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular blenders.

Is Braun the Best Blender Brand?

So are Braun blenders any good? We give every blender a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all blenders we are able to impartially rank all the blender brands.

Braun is ranked the No. 6 best blender brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Braun is the 6th best blender brand out there.

#1
95%
95%
5,033 reviews
#2
Cuisinart
93%
93%
24 reviews
#3
Hamilton Beach
92%
92%
22 reviews
#4
Brentwood
90%
90%
4 reviews
#5
Vitamix
89%
89%
516 reviews
#6
88%
88%
891 reviews
#7
Netherlands
87%
87%
776 reviews
#8
United Kingdom
81%
81%
7 reviews
#9
81%
81%
390 reviews
#10
Breville
Australia
79%
79%
1,112 reviews
#11
Germany
78%
78%
196 reviews
#12
United Kingdom
77%
77%
554 reviews
#13
Oster
74%
74%
18 reviews
#14
Black & Decker
72%
72%
68 reviews
#15
NutriBullet
72%
72%
680 reviews
#16
Blendtec
72%
72%
140 reviews
#17
Smeg
Italy
71%
71%
60 reviews
#18
Bamix
70%
70%
10 reviews
#19
Wahl
70%
70%
33 reviews
#20
France
69%
69%
1,197 reviews
#21
AEG
Germany
68%
68%
41 reviews
#22
Tower
67%
67%
1 review
#23
Salter
64%
64%
94 reviews
#24
Swan
62%
62%
36 reviews
#25
Bugatti
61%
61%
17 reviews
#26
Maxi-Matic
61%
61%
2 reviews
#27
Beko
Turkey
61%
61%
17 reviews
#28
United Kingdom
61%
61%
59 reviews
#29
Brentwood Appliances
60%
60%
0 reviews
#30
Moulinex
60%
60%
1 review
#31
Dualit
60%
60%
17 reviews
#32
Waring
60%
60%
0 reviews
#33
Klarstein
60%
60%
5 reviews
#34
Proctor Silex
59%
59%
0 reviews
#35
Krups
Germany
56%
56%
0 reviews
#36
Better Chef
56%
56%
0 reviews
#37
Severin
56%
56%
1 review
#38
Jocel
53%
53%
0 reviews
#39
Elite
53%
53%
0 reviews
#40
Tayama
53%
53%
0 reviews
#41
Montel
52%
52%
0 reviews
#42
BioChef
52%
52%
0 reviews
#43
Cloer
51%
51%
0 reviews
#44
Zephir
51%
51%
0 reviews
#45
Ariete
51%
51%
0 reviews
#46
Midea
51%
51%
0 reviews
#47
Girmi
50%
50%
0 reviews
#48
Omega Juicers
50%
50%
0 reviews
#49
Clatronic
50%
50%
0 reviews

Let's look at how Braun blenders compare to the other blender brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All blender Brands
Braun Blenders

There's a wide selection of Braun blenders available compared to other blender brands, with 10 Braun blenders currently on the market in the US. Braun also have better reviews than the typical blender brand, with the average rating of a Braun blender being 86%.

The average review score for a Braun blender is 86%.

Braun have a number of great features including EasyClick System, PowerBell Blending Wand and POWERBell Plus which sets them apart from the competition. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Braun blender is $11 (based on a person typically using a blender for 1 hour per week), which makes them more efficient than most other blender brands.

Braun blenders tend to be cheaper than most other blender brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.

No. Of Blenders
Average Price
$105
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $1,049
Price Distribution of All Blenders
No. Of Blenders
Average Price
$96
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $1,149
Price Distribution of Braun Blenders

What Do the Braun Blender Reviews Say?

We've added up all the reviews for every Braun blender to work out the average distribution of reviews for Braun and then compared this to the other blender brands.

Braun logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
0
4 stars
1
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Braun logo

User Reviews

5 stars
672
4 stars
141
3 stars
27
2 stars
15
1 star
32
Braun has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its blenders than most other blender brands.

Over 100% of expert reviews and 92% of user reviews for Braun blenders are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 89% and 90% respectively across all Blender brands.

Purchasers of Braun blenders frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use.

Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Braun blenders by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other blender brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.

Average Review Score Vitamix Ninja Philips Cuisinart Smeg Braun
goodhousekeeping.com logo
83%
3 reviews
65%
2 reviews
70%
1 review
60%
1 review
goodhousekeeping.co.uk logo
93%
1 review
94%
2 reviews
76%
1 review
93%
1 review
Les Numeriques.com logo
80%
4 reviews
80%
1 review
Trusted Reviews logo
95%
2 reviews
90%
1 review
80%
1 review
gadgetreview.com logo
74%
1 review
75%
2 reviews
techgearlab.com logo
85%
3 reviews
toptenreviews.com logo
76%
3 reviews
besteproduct.nl logo
82%
1 review
75%
1 review
CNET.com logo
75%
2 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
60%
1 review
80%
1 review
Tweak.dk logo
90%
2 reviews
CNET.com.au logo
60%
1 review
gadgetgear.nl logo
90%
1 review
gamingshogun.com logo
100%
1 review
Howstuffworks.com logo
100%
1 review
smartson.se logo
76%
1 review
Average
84%
12 reviews
78%
11 reviews
84%
9 reviews
79%
5 reviews
79%
5 reviews
75%
1 review

How Many Industry Awards Have Braun Blenders Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Braun blenders. The table below shows the number of awards given to the most popular blender brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Compare all award winning blenders

Number of Awards Vitamix Ninja Philips Cuisinart Smeg Braun
Trusted Reviews logo
2
1
Tweak.dk logo
2
besteproduct.nl logo
1
gadgetgear.nl logo
1
Howstuffworks.com logo
1
techgearlab.com logo
1
Total
3
4
2

How Reliable Are Braun Blenders?

We checked over 14,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Braun blenders. 60+ of these reviews that mention reliability of which 78% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Braun blender owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

78% of reviewers think Braun blenders are reliable.

So, most people think that Braun blenders are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Braun blenders that mention reliability:

RELIABLE

well made in the hand
amazon.co.uk
it's sturdy
Argos.co.uk
Nice sturdy measuring jug supplied
Amazon

NOT RELIABLE

I had a tesco blender that is broken in 2 months
Argos.co.uk
Broke on the third use
Amazon
the same plastic attachment that is supposed to hold the spindle in place has broken again
amazon.co.uk

Features to Look Out For On Braun Blenders

There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Braun blenders that set them apart from the competition. These include EasyClick System, PowerBell Blending Wand and POWERBell Plus.

Braun EasyClick System

Braun blenders that feature EasyClick System include the Braun MQ745 ($143), the Braun MQ3126 ($71) and the Braun MultiQuick 5 MQ 523 Baby ($82).

Braun PowerBell Blending Wand

Braun blenders that feature PowerBell Blending Wand include the Braun MQ745 ($143) and the Braun MQ ($200).

Braun POWERBell Plus

Braun blenders that feature POWERBell Plus include the Braun MQ3126 ($71) and the Braun MultiQuick 5 MQ 523 Baby ($82).

Braun SPLASHControl Technology

Braun blenders that feature SPLASHControl Technology include the Braun MQ3126 ($71) and the Braun MultiQuick 5 MQ 523 Baby ($82).

What is the Best High End Braun Blender?

Braun Base MultiQuick 9

$96.00
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1.5L
BOWL CAPACITY
1,000W
$109
OVER 10 YEARS

If you're looking for a high end Braun blender then the Braun Base MultiQuick 9 takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 81, but is a bit more expensive at $96.

Features We Love:
Soup function
Big bowl capacity (1.5L)
Pulse function
Ice crushing function
Dishwasher-proof parts

Owners report that this blender isvery easy to use. It's a very economical to run and fully featured 1.5L bowl capacity, 1,000W blender, with a reasonable price.

83
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Popularity
Quite Popular
75
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Running Costs
$110 Over 10 Years
81
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Test: Braun MultiQuick 9 Stabmixer
Test: Braun MultiQuick 9 Stabmixer
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Produkttest Braun MultiQuick 9 via trnd
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Braun Multiquick 9 Stabmixer MQ 9087X Langzeit Test Teil 2 - Meine Erfahrung im Review HD
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Braun Multiquick 9 Stabmixer MQ 9087X 1000W Test - Meine Erfahrung im Review HD
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Review Braun Multiquick 9 staafmixer
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Braun MultiQuick 9 Stabmixer Käse Test
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Dociekliwa.pl - Braun MultiQuick 9 Gourmet (MQ 9087X) - test
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Test blenderów r?cznych| Braun Multiquick 9 z technologi? Splash Control
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Product Review: Braun MQ9087X MultiQuick 9 Stick Blender
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Braun MultiQuick 9 stavblender - Test af Braun MQ9087
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Braun Multiquick 9 im Test ? MIxer Welt
Braun Multiquick 7 oder Braun Multiquick 9? Vergleich | Fazit meiner Tests
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Braun MQ9037X Multiquick 9 ACTIVEBlade Technology Hand Blender Review
Braun MQ9037X Multiquick 9 ACTIVEBlade Technology Hand Blender Review

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In This Guide
Should You Buy a Braun Blender?
Is Braun the Best Blender Brand?
What Do the Braun Blender Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Braun Blenders Received?
How Reliable Are Braun Blenders?
Features to Look Out For On Braun Blenders
Braun EasyClick System
Braun PowerBell Blending Wand
Braun POWERBell Plus
Braun SPLASHControl Technology
What is the Best High End Braun Blender?

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