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 4,800 hobs by objectively and impartially analysing over 4,100 user and expert reviews and 8 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular hobs. Their hobs start at $167 for the AKM 332 which has 4zone(s) burner / cooking zone, is a sealed plate hob and a built-in hob and go up to $1,038 for the SMP 778 which has 8zone(s) burner / cooking zone, is an induction hob and an integrated hob. The average price of a new Whirlpool hob is $499.
Whirlpool are recognised for their wide selection of premium 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. 4 best hob brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Whirlpool is the 4th 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 $499, 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 77%.
The average review score for a Whirlpool hob is 77%.
There's a smaller selection of Whirlpool hobs available compared to other hob brands, with only 11 Whirlpool hobs currently on the market in the US.
No. Of Hobs
Average Price $447
Price Distribution of All Hobs
No. Of Hobs
Average Price $499
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.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 81% of user reviews for Whirlpool hobs are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 100% and 91% respectively across all Hob brands.
Looking at just the expert reviews, 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 given to the most popular hob brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 4,100 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 function I like the best is the built in child lock