We've collated all the key information on Braun irons in this handy guide. We've analysed over 15,000 user and expert reviews and 10 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,100 irons to impartially compare each iron brand.
Braun are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular irons. Their irons start at $33 for the TexStyle 7 which has a power of 2,400W, a steam generating capacity of 120g/min and is a steam iron and go up to $299 for the TexStyle 9 SI 9188 BK which has a power of 2,800W, a steam generating capacity of 50g/min and is a traditional iron. The average price of a new Braun iron is $109.
Braun are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular irons.
Is Braun the Best Iron Brand?
So are Braun irons any good? We give every iron a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all irons we are able to impartially rank all the iron brands.
Braun is ranked the No. 7 best iron brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Braun is the 7th best iron brand out there.
Let's look at how Braun irons compare to the other iron brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All iron Brands
Braun have better reviews than the typical iron brand, with the average rating of a Braun iron being 75%.
The average review score for a Braun iron is 75%.
There's a smaller selection of Braun irons available compared to other iron brands, with only 8 Braun irons currently on the market in the United States. Braun irons also tend to be more expensive than most other iron brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Braun iron is $47 (based on a person typically using an iron for 2 hours per week), which makes them less efficient than most other iron brands.
No. Of Irons
Average Price $86
Price Distribution of All Irons
No. Of Irons
Average Price $109
Price Distribution of Braun Irons
What Do the Braun Iron Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Braun iron to work out the average distribution of reviews for Braun and then compared this to the other iron brands.
Braun has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its irons than most other iron brands.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 89% of user reviews for Braun irons are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 90% and 87% respectively across all Iron brands.
Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Braun irons by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other iron brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Braun Irons Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for a Braun iron. The table below compares the number of awards given to Braun to other popular iron brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 15,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Braun irons. 100+ of these reviews that mention reliability of which 87% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Braun iron owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
87% of reviewers think Braun irons are reliable.
So, most people think that Braun irons are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Braun irons that mention reliability:
Why does it seem nothing is built to last these days
At only $33.26 and with a Kagoo Score of 86 the Braun TexStyle 7 makes a great budget choice.
Features We Love:
Many steam generating capacity (120g/min)
Big water tank capacity (0.4L)
Has a vertical steam function
Has a steam boost function
Has an automatic anti-calc system
A positively reviewed and fully featured 2,400W steam generator iron, with a good price and very low running costs. Multiple reviews mentioned that it has superb features and it's really easy to use, and well-built.
Value for Money
$200 Over 5 Years
Owners report that Braun TexStyle 7 has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 89%, based on 436 reviews.
Braun TexStyle 7 Iron Review
The cheapest price that we found for the TexStyle 7 in the United States is $33.26 and in total we found 4 prices for it.