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Should You Buy a Swan Electric Kettle?

Updated 28 July 2019 by Matthew
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should you buy a Swan Electric Kettle?

Swan is one of the most popular electric kettle brands as well as being well known for it's microwaves, toasters and irons.

We've collated all the key information on Swan electric kettles in this handy guide. We've analysed over 10,000 user and expert reviews and 7 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,600 electric kettles to impartially compare each electric kettle brand.

Swan are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular electric kettles. Their electric kettles start at $17 for the SK27010N which has a power of 1,000W and a water tank capacity of 0.4L and go up to $130 for the SK34021 which has a power of 3,000W and a water tank capacity of 1.7L. The average price of a new Swan electric kettle is $61.

Swan are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular electric kettles.

Is Swan the Best Electric Kettle Brand?

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

Swan is ranked the No. 6 best electric kettle brand.

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

#1
United Kingdom
95%
95%
121 reviews
#2
Brentwood
89%
89%
17 reviews
#3
United Kingdom
89%
89%
686 reviews
#4
Germany
88%
88%
1,768 reviews
#5
Australia
88%
88%
3,143 reviews
#6
83%
83%
810 reviews
#7
79%
79%
1,083 reviews
#8
Igenix
78%
78%
568 reviews
#9
Kenwood
United Kingdom
78%
78%
12 reviews
#10
Netherlands
76%
76%
113 reviews
#11
France
76%
76%
1 review
#12
Smeg
Italy
76%
76%
198 reviews
#13
75%
75%
4 reviews
#14
Italy
74%
74%
1,380 reviews
#15
Sencor
73%
73%
3 reviews
#16
KitchenAid
73%
73%
7 reviews
#17
Brentwood Appliances
72%
72%
3 reviews
#18
Beko
Turkey
71%
71%
4 reviews
#19
Sage
67%
67%
33 reviews
#20
Ariete
67%
67%
1 review
#21
Braun
65%
65%
3 reviews
#22
Bugatti
64%
64%
34 reviews
#23
Nesco
64%
64%
0 reviews
#24
Brabantia
63%
63%
27 reviews
#25
Bodum
63%
63%
30 reviews
#26
WMF
62%
62%
1 review
#27
Tower
61%
61%
0 reviews
#28
AEG
Germany
61%
61%
35 reviews
#29
Siemens
Germany
60%
60%
2 reviews
#30
Krups
Germany
59%
59%
0 reviews
#31
Signature
57%
57%
0 reviews
#32
Bonavita
57%
57%
0 reviews
#33
Klarstein
56%
56%
0 reviews
#34
Grundig
Germany
56%
56%
0 reviews
#35
Cuisinart
56%
56%
4 reviews
#36
Haden
56%
56%
0 reviews
#37
Innoliving
55%
55%
0 reviews
#38
Chefman
54%
54%
0 reviews
#39
Proctor Silex
54%
54%
0 reviews
#40
Lloytron
54%
54%
0 reviews
#41
Chantal
53%
53%
0 reviews
#42
Adler
53%
53%
0 reviews
#43
Graef
53%
53%
0 reviews
#44
Clatronic
52%
52%
0 reviews
#45
Cloer
52%
52%
0 reviews
#46
Aroma
52%
52%
0 reviews
#47
Waring
51%
51%
0 reviews
#48
Melitta
Germany
51%
51%
0 reviews

Let's look at how Swan electric kettles compare to the other electric kettle brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All electric kettle Brands
Swan Electric Kettles

Swan have better reviews than the typical electric kettle brand, with the average rating of a Swan electric kettle being 70%. Swan also have a number of great features including Sure Grip Ergonomic Handle which sets them apart from the competition.

The average review score for a Swan electric kettle is 70%.

There's a smaller selection of Swan electric kettles available compared to other electric kettle brands, with only 11 Swan electric kettles currently on the market in the United States. Swan electric kettles also tend to be cheaper than most other electric kettle brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.

When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Swan electric kettle is $69 (based on a person typically doing 6 boils per day), which makes them less efficient than most other electric kettle brands.

No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price
$66
$0 $10 $20 $30 $40 $50 $60 $70 $80 $90 $789
Price Distribution of All Electric Kettles
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price
$61
$0 $10 $20 $30 $40 $50 $60 $70 $80 $90 $209
Price Distribution of Swan Electric Kettles

What Do the Swan Electric Kettle Reviews Say?

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

Swan logo

Expert Reviews

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

User Reviews

5 stars
454
4 stars
120
3 stars
66
2 stars
44
1 star
123
Swan has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its electric kettles than most other electric kettle brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.

Over 100% of expert reviews and 71% of user reviews for Swan electric kettles are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 93% and 85% respectively across all Electric Kettle brands.

Purchasers of Swan electric kettles frequently mentioned that the product boiled water quickly.

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

Average Review Score DeLonghi Swan Dualit Russell Hobbs Bosch
Which? logo
100%
1 review
100%
2 reviews
100%
2 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
70%
1 review
70%
1 review
goodhousekeeping.co.uk logo
76%
1 review
76%
1 review
gadgetguy.com.au logo
94%
1 review
Average
97%
2 reviews
73%
2 reviews
73%
2 reviews
100%
2 reviews
100%
2 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Swan Electric Kettles Received?

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

Compare all award winning electric kettles

Number of Awards DeLonghi Swan Dualit Russell Hobbs Bosch
Which? logo
1
2
2
Total
1
2
2

How Reliable Are Swan Electric Kettles?

We checked over 10,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Swan electric kettles. 30+ of these reviews that mention reliability of which 74% were positive. Therefore the majority of Swan electric kettle owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

74% of reviewers think Swan electric kettles are reliable.

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

RELIABLE

well put together
Amazon
It was sturdy enough to survive the journey
Tesco.com
Disappointing broke within two days
amazon.co.uk
really well made
ao.com
Wanted something more robust than a household kettle so bought this catering kettle as the solution
Argos.co.uk

NOT RELIABLE

Unfortunately this kettle is leaking already from the bottom
Amazon
Unfortunately leaking
amazon.co.uk
Not as robust as the cup holder
ao.com

Features to Look Out For On Swan Electric Kettles

There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Swan electric kettles that set them apart from the competition. These include Sure Grip Ergonomic Handle.

Swan Sure Grip Ergonomic Handle

A sure grip handle is specially designed to be easy & comfortbale to hold and use without slipping.

Swan electric kettles that have a Sure Grip Ergonomic Handle include the Swan SK34010 ($119).

What is the Best Mid-Range Swan Electric Kettle?

Swan SK14070N

$32.75
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Swan SK14070N
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Swan SK14070N
1.7L
2,200W
POWER
$504
OVER 10 YEARS

A great mid range choice, priced at $32.75 is the Swan SK14070N, which has a Kagoo Score of 85.

Features We Love:
Has a 360° rotational base
Supports filtering
Has a boil-dry protection

A positively reviewed and very economical to run 1.7L kettle, with a fair price and a very good spec. It has a water level indicator, a 360° rotational base and a boil-dry protection and supports filtering.

96
Reviews
4 Reviews
85
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Value for Money
Very Good
85
Running Costs
$500 Over 10 Years
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Multiple reviews mentioned that Swan SK14070N has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.

The cheapest price that we found for the SK14070N in the United States is $32.75 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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What is the Best High End Swan Electric Kettle?

Swan SK34021RN

$141.00
eBay
Swan SK34021RN
Buy Now
Swan SK34021RN
1.7L
3,000W
POWER

If you're looking for a high end Swan electric kettle then the Swan SK34021RN takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 75, but is a bit more expensive at $141.

Features We Love:
Cordless
Has a 360° rotational base
Has a boil-dry protection

A highly rated and fully featured 1.7L electric kettle. It has a water level indicator, a 360° rotational base and a boil-dry protection and is cordless. Customers report that this electric kettle it.

89
Reviews
26 Reviews
80
Features
Fully-Featured
66
Value for Money
Good
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Our review analysis indicates that Swan SK34021RN has good user reviews with an average user rating of 77%, based on 26 reviews.

The cheapest price that we found for the SK34021RN in the United States is $141.00 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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What is the Best Budget Choice Swan Electric Kettle?

Swan SK14060N

$26.70
4indoors Shop
Swan SK14060N
Buy Now
Swan SK14060N
1.7L
2,200W
POWER
$504
OVER 10 YEARS

At only $26.70 and with a Kagoo Score of 85 the Swan SK14060N makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
Has a 360° rotational base
Supports filtering
Has a boil-dry protection

A positively reviewed and very economical to run 1.7L electric kettle, with a reasonable price and a very good spec. It has a water level indicator, a 360° rotational base and a boil-dry protection and supports filtering. Owners report that this electric kettle is.

96
Reviews
9 Reviews
85
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Value for Money
Very Good
85
Running Costs
$500 Over 10 Years
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Owners report that Swan SK14060N has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.

The cheapest price that we found for the SK14060N in the United States is $26.70 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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Find the best Swan electric kettle for you by checking our complete list of over 203 electric kettles
In This Guide
Should You Buy a Swan Electric Kettle?
Is Swan the Best Electric Kettle Brand?
What Do the Swan Electric Kettle Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Swan Electric Kettles Received?
How Reliable Are Swan Electric Kettles?
Features to Look Out For On Swan Electric Kettles
Swan Sure Grip Ergonomic Handle
What is the Best Mid-Range Swan Electric Kettle?
What is the Best High End Swan Electric Kettle?
What is the Best Budget Choice Swan Electric Kettle?

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