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Should You Buy a Breville Iron?

Matthew
Updated 24 August 2021
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should you buy a Breville Iron?

Breville is one of the most popular iron brands as well as being well known for its electric kettles, toasters and blenders.

If you are wondering how Breville irons compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 1,100 irons by objectively and impartially analysing over 29,000 user and expert reviews and 70+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.

Breville are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular irons. Their irons start at $21 for the VIN310 which has a power of 2,400W, a steam generating capacity of 40g/min and is a steam iron and go up to $100 for the VIN401 which has a power of 3,100W, a steam generating capacity of 70g/min and is a steam iron. The average price of a new Breville iron is $60.

Breville are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular irons.

Is Breville the Best Iron Brand?

So are Breville 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.

Breville is ranked the No. 3 best iron brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Breville is the 3rd best iron brand out there.

#1
Netherlands
95%
95%
9,356 reviews
#2
United Kingdom
83%
83%
5,676 reviews
#3
Australia
81%
81%
2,077 reviews
#4
Germany
81%
81%
1,462 reviews
#5
France
80%
80%
4,237 reviews
#6
Germany
80%
80%
1,767 reviews
#7
Brentwood Appliances
79%
79%
5 reviews
#8
Brentwood
79%
79%
0 reviews
#9
Swan
76%
76%
698 reviews
#10
Conair
74%
74%
114 reviews
#11
73%
73%
996 reviews
#12
United Kingdom
65%
65%
1,337 reviews
#13
Sunbeam
62%
62%
2 reviews
#14
Andis
61%
61%
0 reviews
#15
Hoover
United States
60%
60%
45 reviews
#16
Panasonic
Japan
55%
55%
0 reviews
#17
Oliso
55%
55%
0 reviews
#18
Polti
53%
53%
0 reviews
#19
Imetec
52%
52%
0 reviews
#20
Solac
52%
52%
0 reviews
#21
Taurus
51%
51%
0 reviews

Let's look at how Breville irons compare to the other iron brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All iron Brands
Breville Irons

At an average purchase price of $60, Breville irons tend to be more expensive than most other iron brands. Breville also have better reviews than the typical iron brand, with the average rating of a Breville iron being 73%.

The average review score for a Breville iron is 73%.

Breville have a number of great features including Multi-Directional Soleplate which sets them apart from the competition.

There's a smaller selection of Breville irons available compared to other iron brands, with only 6 Breville irons currently on the market in the US. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Breville iron is $48 (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
$47
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $1,049
Price Distribution of All Irons
No. Of Irons
Average Price
$60
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $699
Price Distribution of Breville Irons

What Do the Breville Iron Reviews Say?

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

Breville logo

Expert Reviews

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

User Reviews

5 stars
1,516
4 stars
336
3 stars
79
2 stars
46
1 star
99
Breville has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its irons than most other brands.

Over 100% of expert reviews and 89% of user reviews for Breville irons are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 83% and 85% respectively across all Iron brands.

Purchasers of Breville irons frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to Breville 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.

Average Review Score Tefal Philips Bosch Braun Beko Breville
goodhousekeeping.co.uk logo
81%
7 reviews
86%
2 reviews
84%
1 review
81%
1 review
81%
1 review
gadgetspeak.com logo
74%
2 reviews
76%
1 review
Les Numeriques.com logo
70%
2 reviews
100%
1 review
pricerunner.se logo
30%
1 review
30%
1 review
90%
1 review
Trusted Reviews logo
60%
1 review
100%
1 review
90%
1 review
besteproduct.nl logo
84%
1 review
87%
1 review
Which? logo
100%
2 reviews
coolsmartphone.com logo
93%
1 review
smartson.se logo
87%
1 review
T3.com logo
100%
1 review
vr-zone.com logo
83%
1 review
wired.it logo
80%
1 review
videotesty.pl logo
Average
67%
11 reviews
73%
10 reviews
78%
6 reviews
90%
3 reviews
87%
2 reviews
90%
1 review

How Many Industry Awards Have Breville Irons Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for a Breville iron. The table below compares the number of awards received by Breville to other popular iron brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Breville has won 1 award for its irons.

Compare all award winning irons

Number of Awards Tefal Philips Bosch Braun Beko Breville
besteproduct.nl logo
1
1
Trusted Reviews logo
1
1
Which? logo
2
Les Numeriques.com logo
1
T3.com logo
1
videotesty.pl logo
1
Total
1
3
3
1
1

How Reliable Are Breville Irons?

We checked over 29,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Breville irons. over 70 of these reviews mention reliability of which 66% were positive. Therefore the majority of Breville iron owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

66% of reviewers think Breville irons are reliable.

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

RELIABLE

very well made
amazon.co.uk
The price was great can't complain very sturdy
Argos.co.uk
I Brought this iron after our expensive one broke
Tesco.com

NOT RELIABLE

it has already broken
amazon.co.uk
Always worried that I choose one that doesn't come up to scratch
Argos.co.uk

Features to Look Out For On Breville Irons

There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Breville irons that set them apart from the competition. These include Multi-Directional Soleplate.

Breville Multi-Directional Soleplate

Breville irons that feature Multi-Directional Soleplate include the Breville PressXpress ($90).

What is the Best High End Breville Iron?

Breville VIN401

$99.99
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Breville VIN401
Buy Now
Breville VIN401
3,100W
70g/min
STEAM
CAPACITY
0.4L
WATER TANK
1.7kg
$260
OVER 5 YEARS

If you're looking for a high end Breville iron then the Breville VIN401 takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 82, but is a bit more expensive at $99.99.

Features We Love:
Many steam generating capacity (70g/min)
Big water tank capacity (0.4L)
Cordless
Automatic anti-calc system
Vertical steam function

Purchasers report that this iron has very good features and it's very easy to use, and well designed. It's a top-rated and fully featured 3,100W steam generator iron, with a reasonable price and low running costs. It has a vertical steam function, an automatic anti-calc system and an anti-drip function and is cordless.

96
Reviews
920 Reviews
84
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Running Costs
$260 Over 5 Years
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Multiple reviews mentioned that Breville VIN401 has exceptional user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this iron to others.

The cheapest price that we could find for the VIN401 in the US is $99.99 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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What is the Best Budget Choice Breville Iron?

Breville PressXpress

$89.95
eBay
Breville PressXpress
Buy Now
Breville PressXpress
2,600W
180g/min
STEAM
CAPACITY
0.4L
WATER TANK
1.6kg
$218
OVER 5 YEARS

At only $89.95 and with a Kagoo Score of 82 the Breville PressXpress makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
Big water tank capacity (0.4L)
Many steam generating capacity (180g/min)
Cordless
Vertical steam function
Automatic anti-calc system

Owners report that this iron has very good features and it's very easy to use, and well designed. It's a fully featured and award winning 2,600W steam generator iron, with a fair price and steam generating capacity. It has a steam boost function, a vertical steam function and an automatic anti-calc system and is cordless.

95
Reviews
719 Reviews + 1 Award
84
Features
Fully-Featured
77
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Running Costs
$220 Over 5 Years
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Our review analysis indicates that Breville PressXpress has very good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this iron to others.

Trusted Reviews Recommended

The cheapest price that we could find for the PressXpress in the US is $89.95 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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$89.95
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1 Price from 1 Store | $89.95
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In This Guide
Should You Buy a Breville Iron?
Is Breville the Best Iron Brand?
What Do the Breville Iron Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Breville Irons Received?
How Reliable Are Breville Irons?
Features to Look Out For On Breville Irons
Breville Multi-Directional Soleplate
What is the Best High End Breville Iron?
What is the Best Budget Choice Breville Iron?

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