If you are thinking about buying an LG microwave then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of microwave brands is compiled by analysing over 14,000 user and expert reviews and 10 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,700 microwaves.
LG are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular microwaves and start at $60 for the NeoChef which has an interior capacity of 23L, a microwave power of 1,150W and is a countertop microwave and go up to $172 for the MS4296OSS which has an interior capacity of 42L, a microwave power of 1,200W and is a freestanding microwave. The average price of a new LG microwave is $122.
LG are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular microwaves.
Is LG the Best Microwave Brand?
So are LG microwaves any good? We give every microwave a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all microwaves we are able to impartially rank all the microwave brands.
LG is ranked the No. 15 best microwave brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that LG is the 15th best microwave brand out there.
Let's look at how LG microwaves compare to the other microwave brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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There's a smaller selection of LG microwaves available compared to other microwave brands, with only 3 LG microwaves currently on the market in the US. LG microwaves also tend to be cheaper than most other microwave brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
LG have worse reviews than the typical microwave brand, with the average rating of a LG microwave being 23%. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of LG microwave is $48 (based on a person typically using a microwave for 30 minutes per day), which makes them less efficient than most other microwave brands.
No. Of Microwaves
Average Price $171
Price Distribution of All Microwaves
No. Of Microwaves
Average Price $122
Price Distribution of LG Microwaves
What Do the LG Microwave Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every LG microwave to work out the average distribution of reviews for LG and then compared this to the other microwave brands.
LG has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews for its microwaves than most other microwave brands.
Over 100% of user reviews for LG microwaves are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 86% across all microwave brands.
How Many Industry Awards Have LG Microwaves Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for an LG microwave. The table below compares the number of awards given to LG to other popular microwave brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.