If you are wondering how Whirlpool hobs compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 4,900 hobs by objectively and impartially analysing over 4,800 user and expert reviews and 7 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular hobs. Their hobs start at $345 for the AKT8090LX which has 4zone(s) burner / cooking zone, is a ceramic hob and a built-in hob and go up to $568 for the ACM 868/BA which has 4zone(s) burner / cooking zone, is an induction hob and a built-in hob. The average price of a new Whirlpool hob is $434.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular hobs.
Is Whirlpool the Best Hob Brand?
So are Whirlpool hobs any good? We give every hob a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all hobs we are able to impartially rank all the hob brands.
Whirlpool is ranked the No. 5 best hob brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 5th best hob brand out there.
Let's look at how Whirlpool hobs compare to the other hob brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All hob Brands
At an average purchase price of $434, Whirlpool hobs tend to be more expensive than most other hob brands. Whirlpool also have better reviews than the typical hob brand, with the average rating of a Whirlpool hob being 82%.
The average review score for a Whirlpool hob is 82%.
There's a smaller selection of Whirlpool hobs available compared to other hob brands, with only 5 Whirlpool hobs currently on the market in the US.
No. Of Hobs
Average Price $319
Price Distribution of All Hobs
No. Of Hobs
Average Price $434
Price Distribution of Whirlpool Hobs
What Do the Whirlpool Hob Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Whirlpool hob to work out the average distribution of reviews for Whirlpool and then compared this to the other hob brands.
Whirlpool has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its hobs than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 88% of user reviews for Whirlpool hobs are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 93% and 91% respectively across all Hob brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Whirlpool hobs by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other hob brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Whirlpool Hobs Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Whirlpool hobs. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular hob brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 4,800 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Whirlpool hobs. 100% of reviews that mention reliability were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Whirlpool hob owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
100% of reviewers think Whirlpool hobs are reliable.
So, most people think that Whirlpool hobs are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Whirlpool hobs that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
The thing I like the best is built in child lock - I have kids at home