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Compare the Best MixersDecember 2019

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What is the Kagoo Score? Our unique mixers rating which considers: 1,000 US prices • 6,300 expert & user reviews • 530 product comparisons • 11 industry awards • Score breakdown
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#1

90

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KitchenAid KHM512IC

$34.41

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170W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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5
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Apr 2018
#2

88

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Black & Decker MX1500W

58 Reviews

$10.50

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175W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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5
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Jun 2016
#3

86

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KitchenAid Professional 600

432 Reviews

$264.58

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575W
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5.7L
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Stand Mixer
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10
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Nov 2016
#4

85

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Braun HM5100

$65.35

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750W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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1
Speed Level
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$82
Over 10 years
Apr 2017
#5

85

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KitchenAid KHM926WH

$79.95

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85W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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9
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Dec 2017
#6

84

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Kenwood KMX754RD

176 Reviews
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$301.44

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1,000W
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5L
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Stand Mixer
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6
Speed Levels
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$110
Over 10 years
May 2018
#7

83

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KitchenAid KSM150 (Artisan)

$332.49

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325W
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5.68L
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Stand Mixer
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10
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Aug 2017
#8

83

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Kenwood HM220

526 Reviews

$28.82

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150W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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3
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Nov 2012
#9

83

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Bosch MFQ24200

43 Reviews

$63.20

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400W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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4
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Sep 2016
#10

82

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Bosch MFQ22100

$75.04

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375W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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4
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Jan 2017
#11

82

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KitchenAid KP26M1X

$449.00

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575W
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5.67L
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Stand Mixer
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10
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Jun 2018
#12

82

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Kenwood HM520

174 Reviews

$36.44

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280W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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3
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Apr 2014
#13

82

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KitchenAid KSM152PS

$420.00

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325W
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5.6L
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Stand Mixer
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10
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
May 2017
#14

81

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Kenwood HM680

677 Reviews

$104.84

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350W
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3L
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Stand Mixer
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5
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Sep 2013
#15

80

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Philips Viva Collection HR374000

$74.30

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450W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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5
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Mar 2017
#16

80

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Philips HL770700

$150.34

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750W
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2.4L
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Stand Mixer
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3
Speed Levels
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$82
Over 10 years
Jul 2018
#17

80

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Bosch MFQ4885DE

$113.16

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575W
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n/a
Hand Mixer
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5
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Feb 2015
#18

79

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Philips Daily Collection HL750502

$95.89

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500W
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1.25L
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Stand Mixer
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3
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
Jul 2018
#19

79

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Bosch MSM2623G

4 Reviews

$70.34

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600W
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0.7L
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Hand Mixer
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1
Speed Level
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(Unknown)
Jun 2018
#20

79

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Kenwood MX316

$170.37

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400W
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4L
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Stand Mixer
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6
Speed Levels
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(Unknown)
May 2016

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What Are The Best Mixer Brands?

We looked at the reviews for every mixer and used this to calculate the average overall rating of each brand. The top rated mixer brand is Bosch with an average rating of 93%. Compare all award winning mixers.

Rank Brand Number of Mixers Price Range Average Rating
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Bosch Mixers 32 $63 - $570
93%
184 reviews
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Kenwood Mixers 33 $29 - $822
91%
2,913 reviews
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KitchenAid Mixers 32 $34 - $749
91%
1,290 reviews

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MX3200B
$29.00
$110 cheaper
Newer by 11
months
Six speed
levels
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HM536
$139.22
Better brand
Better Kagoo
Score
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KitchenAid
Professional 600
$264.58
$107 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
VS
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Smeg
SMF01
$371.95
One more award
Better user
reviews
Much better
expert reviews
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Black & Decker
MX1500W
$10.50
$129 cheaper
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Score
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months
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Kenwood
HM536
$139.22
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Kenwood
HM536
$139.22
$8 cheaper
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Desire
$147.15
Better Kagoo
Score
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newer
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KitchenAid
KSM150 (Artisan)
$332.49
$363 cheaper
Four more speed
levels
0.68L bigger
bowl capacity
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KMX750
$695.76
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14 months newer
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KitchenAid
KSM150 (Artisan)
$332.49
$39 cheaper
Three years
newer
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$371.95
Better Kagoo
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One more award
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Smeg
SMF01
$371.95
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One more award
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RRK150
$354.99
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years
Better brand
Bigger bowl
capacity
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MUM54I00
$251.80
$50 cheaper
One more speed
level
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by £13 over
five years
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KMX754
$301.44
Better Kagoo
Score
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newer
More popular
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Kenwood
HM680
$104.84
$127 cheaper
More popular
Better Kagoo
Score
VS
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Philips
HR3745
$231.83
Four years
newer
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KitchenAid
Professional 600
$264.58
$107 cheaper
Better brand
Newer by two
years
VS
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Smeg
SMF01
$371.95
Better Kagoo
Score
One more award
User reviews
are better
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KSM150 (Artisan)
$332.49
$39 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
Three years
newer
VS
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Smeg
SMF01
$371.95
One more award
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Cuisinart
SM-55
$199.00
12 speed levels
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MFQ4885DE
$113.16
$86 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
10 months newer
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Kenwood
MX316
$170.37
Better brand
VS
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KitchenAid
KHM926WH
$79.95
$90 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
20 months newer
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KitchenAid
KSM150 (Artisan)
$332.49
Newer by three
years
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
VS
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Cuisinart
SM-55
$199.00
$133 cheaper
12 speed levels
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KitchenAid
Professional 600
$264.58
$41 cheaper
Newer by three
years
Better Kagoo
Score
VS
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MMBH6P6B
$306.00
User reviews
are better
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Grundig
HM 7680
$243.19
$58 cheaper
30% cheaper to
run over five
years
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KMX754
$301.44
Better Kagoo
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Newer by 20
months
One more award
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Smeg
SMF01
$371.95
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are slightly
better
Four more speed
levels
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Kenwood
KMX754
$301.44
$71 cheaper
Better Kagoo
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newer
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Philips
HR3745
$231.83
$191 cheaper
Better brand
29% bigger
bowl capacity
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WMF
Kult Pro
$423.00
Better Kagoo
Score
Newer by two
years
More popular
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HM220
$28.82
$170 cheaper
Better Kagoo
Score
Better brand
VS
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Cuisinart
SM-55
$199.00
Newer by 17
months
12 speed levels
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HM220
$28.82
$70 cheaper
Better Kagoo
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More popular
VS
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14451
$98.44
17 months newer
Three more
speed levels
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

QWhat is a 'pulse function'?
APulse turns the mixer on for very short periods at full power, allowing you to make the finishing touches to mixes, or blend stubborn parts of a mixture.
QWhat are common accessories for mixers?
AMixers may come with any or all of these standard attachments: a kneading tool for dough, a set of whisks or beaters, a citrus pressing tool, a tool for mincing meat, or a pasta maker.
QWhy do some mixers not have an entry for speeds?
ASome mixers don't have set speed levels (low, medium, high, etc) but instead a knob to gradually increase the speed from low to very high.

Mixer Buying Guide

Mixers are kitchen appliances that use a motor powered whisk or paddle to effortlessly mix and combine ingredients. They are used primarily for making cake batter, bread dough, pasty and desserts. Unlike blenders or food processors, they are not designed to cut or puree ingredients, but instead to whisk or knead far quickly and more efficiently than any human could. If you’ve ever felt your arms hurt from trying to whisk up homemade mayonnaise, then this is the appliance for you!

There are two main types of mixers on the market - handheld and stand mixers:

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Handheld mixers: these devices consist of one or two whisks placed into a plastic or metal casing, with a button or trigger to activate them. The whisks can be immersed in the ingredients, and the whisks will mix far more efficiently than if done by hand. Handheld mixers are smaller and far cheaper than stand mixers, but are less powerful than their larger brethren. Also most handheld mixers only use whisk attachments - this is fine for most baking and kitchen prep tasks you’ll need, but won’t work for making bread dough or kneading.

Stand mixers: these mixers consist of motor-powered whisks, which are built into an arm and stand, allowing the whisks to be lowered into the attached bowl for mixing. They are far heavier machines, and much more expensive than handheld mixers, but are far more powerful and capable of a larger range of functions, such as kneading dough. Because they are heavy, stable machines they are far less likely to make a mess while mixing at high speeds, though of course this means they also take up a sizeable space on your kitchen work surface. However if you find yourself baking cakes or bread regularly, a proper stand mixer will save you countless hours of manual mixing and kneading!

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Capacity

This attribute only applies to tabletop mixers, but is an important consideration - the bowl capacity will determine how much food/ingredients can be mixed at one time. The tabletop mixers on our site range from small 0.5L mixers (which would be most useful for sauces and small batters, such as cupcakes or muffins) to enormous 5L mixers (which will handle everything you could need, including the biggest cakes or bread dough enough for several loaves at once).

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Power Levels/Speeds

All our mixers have a power rating, measured in Watts (W). The higher the power level, the more efficient the appliances will be at mixing and kneading. This in turn leads to smoother mixes, well-kneaded doughs, and better results!

Many of the models on our site also have multiple speed settings. This is important because different recipes require different speeds - making mayonnaise for instance requires a fairly slow speed, while cake batter can be mixed at a faster speed. The instruction manual with your machine will give better information on the specific speed to use for each type of cooking.

Included Accessories

Finally, many models of mixer come with additional accessories to increase the functions performed by the appliance. This can include dough hooks for more efficient kneading of bread dough, beaters specifically made for eggs, or a spatula for scraping out batter and dough from the bowl. They may also include chopper attachment for easily chopping small quantities of nuts, herbs or fruit.

While not necessities, these extras can make your cooking more efficient and easier, so are worth bearing in mind when choosing between models.

Mixer Retailers, Prices and Features

Mixer Prices

We currently list 61 mixers ranging from $7 to $822. A new mixer costs on average $216 and 80% of mixers are priced between $29 and $512. The cheapest mixer that we found is the Hamilton Beach 62682RZ at only $8, and the most expensive is the Kenwood KVL8300S at $822.

Mixer Brands - Price Range

Smeg mixers range in price from $372 to $512, and the average price of Smeg mixers is $446 which is the highest average price of all mixer brands.

The second highest average mixer price out of all brands is WMF mixers with an average price of $423. WMF mixers range in price from $423 to $423.

Kenwood mixers start at $29 and their most expensive mixer costs $822. The average price of Kenwood mixers is $356 which is the third highest average price of all mixer brands.

Mixer Brands - Average Ratings

We have evaluated 23 expert reviews and 5,824 user reviews for mixers and used this data to determine the average rating for each brand of mixer. Bosch is the top rated mixer brand with an average rating of 93%. Kenwood is the second best brand with 91% and KitchenAid is the third best brand with 91%.

Biggest Mixer Retailers

The biggest mixer retailer by number of products currently for sale is eBay. We found 123 current mixer offers from eBay. The second biggest retailer is Overstock with 34 offers. That means eBay is over 3 times bigger than Overstock when it comes to mixers.

When Are Most New Mixers Released?

Over the last 3 years we couldn't see any clear pattern in the release month for new mixers. In June 2018, 14 new mixers were released making it the biggest month that year for new mixer releases. 24 new mixers were released in November 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new mixer releases. The biggest month in 2016 for new mixer releases was December, with 37 new mixers released that month.

How Fast Do Mixer Prices Drop After Release?

On average, in the first 6 months after release, mixers drop in price by 5%.

A typical new mixer costs on average $216. By waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average $11.

Available Colours

We found 158 mixers that are mixers that have a white coloured, which makes this the most common colour amongst new mixers. We found 70 mixers that are mixers that have a black coloured, making black the second most popular colour amongst new mixers.

Powers

'Power' represents the power level of the mixer, measured in watts.

Across the range of mixers, the powers range from 65W to 2,000W. The powers of the majority of mixers range from 200W to 400W. The Kenwood KVL8300S, which is on sale for $821.88, has the biggest power and is a 1,700W mixer. The mixer with the smallest power is the KitchenAid KHM926WH, which is an 85W mixer and can be purchased for $79.95.

A larger power level means that the motor in the mixer is more powerful, leading to faster and more efficient mixing.

Bowl Capacities

'Bowl Capacity' measures how much can fit in the mixer's bowl, measured in litres.

The bowl capacities of mixers range from 0.3L to 9L. The bowl capacities of most mixers range from 3.5L to 4.5L. The KitchenAid KSMC895DP, which sells for $749.00, has the biggest bowl capacity and is a 9L capacity mixer. The Russell Hobbs Horizon, which is priced at $138.11, has the smallest bowl capacity and is a 0.6L capacity mixer.

A bigger capacity means that you can mix more ingredients at once, making it easier to cook large amount of food.

Types

The type of the mixer denotes whether it has it's own dedicated bowl (a 'stand mixer') or whether it is just the mixing unit (a 'hand mixer').

Stand mixer is the most common type amongst new mixers. We found 177 mixers that are stand mixer mixers. The second most popular type amongst new mixers is hand mixer. We found 161 mixers that are hand mixer mixers.

Speed Levels

The number of speed levels the mixer is capable of mixing at.

Comparing all mixers, the speed levels range from 1 to 16. The speed levels of most mixers range from 5 to 7. The mixer with the most speed level is the Nesco HM350, which is a 16 speed level mixer and sells for $43.14. The Smeg SMF03, which currently retails for $511.71, has the least speed level and is a 1 speed level mixer.

More speeds on your mixer mean that is it more versatile, and can handle ingredients that require slow, gentle mixing as well as those that require fast, vigorous blending.

Which Are the Cheapest Retailers for Mixers?

The chart below helps you decide which retailer is normally cheapest for buying mixers. For each retailer it shows the total number of mixers where they currently have a market leading price. The chart below helps you decide which retailer is normally cheapest for buying mixers. For each retailer we took all of their prices and looked at what proportion of those prices where the cheapest on the market. The cheapest retailer that we found was eBay. 93 of their mixer prices were the cheapest that could be found anywhere.

Proportion of Mixers for Which Each Retailer is Cheapest?

Assessing how cheap each retailer is for mixers by counting the number of cheapest prices for that retailer, makes the retailers that offer the greatest number of mixer prices more likely to offer the greatest number of cheapest prices. The chart below considers the proportion of each retailer's mixer prices that are the cheapest compared to other retailers. The cheapest retailer that we found using this approach was eBay. 75.6% of their mixer prices were the cheapest that could be found anywhere.

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