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Compare Russell Hobbs 18781 and Swan ST17020RN

By Model Numbers Virtual Assistant | Updated 6 Jun 2019 | Created 6 Jun 2019


Compare Russell Hobbs 18781 and Swan ST17020RN

Comparison Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Russell Hobbs 18781 review
  3. Swan ST17020RN review
  4. Features Comparison
  5. Prices
  6. Stockists
  7. Ratings
  8. Verdict

Overview

In this article, we review Russell Hobbs 18781 and Swan ST17020RN toasters. We also compare both toasters features, stockists, prices, ratings, and compare the models features in a table. Finally, we also provide our verdict for both toasters models and possible alternative Russell Hobbs and Swan toasters.

Russell Hobbs 18781 review

Russell Hobbs 18781 Dorchester 2-Slice Toaster - Red

The 2 Slices toaster is made of stainless steel and this toaster can accommodate a variety of breads. The toaster can toast up to 2 slices of bread at a time and the 2 slices toaster has a defrost option – which is ideal for those times when need to thaw bread for breakfast.

Variable browning control - Allows you to set the browning of your toast so you can have your toast just the way you like it and this toaster also features a high-lift facility to enable access to smaller breaded items. If you wish to interrupt the toasting cycle, then you can use the cancel button on the Russell Hobbs toaster and it has an easy to remove crumb tray. It also has a re-heat function allowing you to re-heat toast without charring it further when you might not be able to get to your toast straight away.

Swan ST17020RN review

Swan Retro 2 Slice Toaster - Red ST17020RN

It offers a cool touch design and the toaster has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. It boasts a defrost function that thaws bread quickly and the swan retro 2 slice comes with a reheat function to give your toast a quick blast without going through a whole toasting cycle again.

The ST17020RN features a removable crumb tray to keep your kitchen surfaces clean and tidy and the appliance has an automatic shut off. The ST17020RN toaster has 2 years warranty and if you have a small family this machine you can toast two slices of bread. It also comes with cord storage.

By offering variable browning control, this toaster ensures you get the perfect toast every time, cooked just to your liking. A High lift function which allows you to easily remove your toast when ready.

Features Comparison

This table compares Russell Hobbs 18781 and Swan ST17020RN main features.

  Russell Hobbs 18781 Swan ST17020RN
Toaster Features Russell Hobbs 18781 Swan ST17020RN
Name Russell Hobbs 18781 Dorchester 2-Slice Toaster - Red Swan Retro 2 Slice Toaster - Red ST17020RN
Brand Russell Hobbs Swan
Model number 18781 ST17020RN
Overall Rating 3.6 out of 5 stars 3.9 out of 5 stars
Colour Red Red
Best Price £24.99 at Robert Dyas £29.99 at Robert Dyas
Number of slices 2 Slices 2 Slices
Number of slots 2 slots 2 slots
Variable browning Yes Yes
Variable width slots --- ---
High lift facility Yes Yes
Defrost function Yes Yes
Cancel function Yes Yes
Reheat function Yes Yes
Bagel function --- ---
Self-Centre function --- ---
Removable crumb tray Yes Yes
Cool touch design --- Yes
Automatic shut off --- Yes
Warranty --- 2 Years Warranty
Wide slots Yes ---
Long slots --- ---
Deep slots --- ---
Independent slots --- ---
Cord Storage --- Yes
Wattage --- ---
Material Stainless Steel ---
EAN --- ---
Style --- Retro
Finish --- ---
Non-slip feet --- ---
Dimensions --- ---
Suitable for bagels --- ---
Suitable for crumpets Crumpets ---
Suitable for pastries --- ---

Prices

In this section, we have compared the prices for both toasters, Russell Hobbs 18781 and Swan ST17020RN.

Russell Hobbs 18781 Prices

    Toaster Name Brand Store Price
    Russell Hobbs 18781 Dorchester 2-Slice Toaster - Red🗗 Russell Hobbs Robert Dyas £24.99

    Swan ST17020RN Prices

      Toaster Name Brand Store Price
      SWAN Retro ST17020RN 2-Slice Toaster - Red, Red🗗 Swan Currys £27.99
      Swan Retro 2 Slice Toaster - Red ST17020RN🗗 Swan Robert Dyas £29.99

      The cheapest Russell Hobbs 18781 toaster price is £24.99 and the best price for Swan ST17020RN model is £27.99.

      Stockists

      If you are looking for online stores/stockists, that sell Russell Hobbs 18781 and Swan ST17020RN toasters, then we recommend the stockists listed below.

      Russell Hobbs 18781 Stockists

      Swan ST17020RN Stockists

      Ratings

      We determine a toaster's feature score by scoring the toaster's specification features and then adding the scores to determine whether the product has a great specification.

      Russell Hobbs 18781 Ratings

      The following table shows the ratings for Russell Hobbs 18781, including feature name, rating and review:

      Feature Rating Review
      Features 5 out 5 stars Very Good
      Functions 4 out 5 stars Good
      Safety 3 out 5 stars Average
      Design 4 out 5 stars Good
      Ease Of Use 5 out 5 stars Very Good
      Price 4 out 5 stars Good
      Users 0 out 5 stars No Rating
      Overall Rating 3.6 out 5 stars Average

      Swan ST17020RN Ratings

      The following table shows the ratings for Swan ST17020RN, including feature name, rating and review:

      Feature Rating Review
      Features 5 out 5 stars Very Good
      Functions 4 out 5 stars Good
      Safety 5 out 5 stars Very Good
      Design 4 out 5 stars Good
      Ease Of Use 5 out 5 stars Very Good
      Price 4 out 5 stars Good
      Users 0 out 5 stars No Rating
      Overall Rating 3.9 out 5 stars Average

      Verdict

      Russell Hobbs 18781 Verdict

      The Russell Hobbs 18781 toaster has 2 slices capacity, red colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £24.99 at robert dyas. It also has wide slots and high lift facility.

      The 18781 rating is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

      There are some alternative toasters to the 18781 that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Tower T20009W/6 2-Slice Toaster - White T20009W6 (£5.29) 🗗, Tower T20013 2-Slice Toaster - Black (£8.93) 🗗 and Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster (£11.99) 🗗.

      Swan ST17020RN Verdict

      The Swan ST17020RN toaster comes with 2 slices capacity, retro style, red colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £29.99 at robert dyas. It also has high lift facility, cool touch design and cord storage.

      The ST17020RN rating is 3.9 out of 5 stars.

      There are some alternative toasters to the ST17020RN that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Tower T20009W/6 2-Slice Toaster - White T20009W6 (£5.29) 🗗, Tower T20013 2-Slice Toaster - Black (£8.93) 🗗 and Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster (£11.99) 🗗.