If you are thinking about buying a Russell Hobbs toaster then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of toaster brands is compiled by analysing over 8,000 user and expert reviews and 30+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on 940+ toasters.
Russell Hobbs are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular toasters. Their toasters start at $20 for the 23860 which has 2 slice slice and go up to $266 for the 21690 which has 4 slice slice. The average price of a new Russell Hobbs toaster is $93.
Russell Hobbs are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular toasters.
Is Russell Hobbs the Best Toaster Brand?
So are Russell Hobbs toasters any good? We give every toaster a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all toasters we are able to impartially rank all the toaster brands.
Russell Hobbs is ranked the No. 1 best toaster brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Russell Hobbs is the actually best toaster brand out there.
Let's look at how Russell Hobbs toasters compare to the other toaster brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Russell Hobbs Toasters
There's a wide selection of Russell Hobbs toasters available compared to other toaster brands, with over 30 Russell Hobbs toasters currently on the market in the US. Russell Hobbs also have better reviews than the typical toaster brand, with the average rating of a Russell Hobbs toaster being 87%.
The average review score for a Russell Hobbs toaster is 87%.
Russell Hobbs have a number of great features including Look And Lift, Illuminated Controls and bagel function which sets them apart from the competition. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Russell Hobbs toaster is $10 (based on a person typically using a toaster for 5 minutes per day), which makes them more efficient than most other toaster brands.
However Russell Hobbs toasters tend to be more expensive than most other toaster brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Toasters
Average Price $79
Price Distribution of All Toasters
No. Of Toasters
Average Price $93
Price Distribution of Russell Hobbs Toasters
What Do the Russell Hobbs Toaster Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Russell Hobbs toaster to work out the average distribution of reviews for Russell Hobbs and then compared this to the other toaster brands.
Russell Hobbs has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews for its toasters than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews are actually lower.
Over 83% of expert reviews and 87% of user reviews for Russell Hobbs toasters are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 85% respectively across all Toaster brands.
Purchasers of Russell Hobbs toasters frequently mentioned that the product was well designed, and they have won a total of 3 awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Russell Hobbs toasters by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other toaster brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Russell Hobbs Toasters Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 3 industry awards for Russell Hobbs toasters. The table below compares the number of awards received by Russell Hobbs to other popular toaster brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 8,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Russell Hobbs toasters. over 50 of these reviews mention reliability of which 75% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Russell Hobbs toaster owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
75% of reviewers think Russell Hobbs toasters are reliable.
So, most people think that Russell Hobbs toasters are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Russell Hobbs toasters that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
with good build quality
looks a bit cheaper in real life than in the pictures as there are lots of plasticky bits
Broke after two weeks which is really disappointing as I have the matching kettle
now the mechanism has broken which keeps the toast down
Features to Look Out For On Russell Hobbs Toasters
Our review analysis indicates that this toaster has excellent features, toasts very bread evenly and it's really well designed. It's an amazingly economical to run and positively reviewed 2 slice toaster, great for individuals and couples.
Value for Money
$26 Over 5 Years
Our review analysis indicates that Russell Hobbs Colours (2-slice) has great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this toaster to others.
The cheapest price that we could find for the Colours (2-slice) in the US is $42.73 but in total we found only 1 price for it.