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Russell Hobbs 18780 review

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Russell Hobbs 18780 review

Review Contents

Features

  • The reheat function will warm the toast without leaving it soggy or burning the bread.
  • A cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want.
  • It offers a frozen setting, perfect for when you discover that emergency loaf at the back of the freezer.
  • It has a variable browning setting, so you can make toast just as you like it.
  • The toaster has extra lift feature where toasting slots can be lifted higher than normal to make removing toast or smaller items like crumpets easier and without burning your fingers.
  • The 18780 comes with removable crumb tray which allows you to easily clean your toaster.

Review

This chart shows the ratings for Russell Hobbs 18780 toaster including, features, functions, design, safety, ease of use, price and users ratings.

This chart shows the ratings for Russell Hobbs 18780 toaster including, features, functions, design, safety, ease of use, price and users ratings.

High lift function for the easy removal of small slices and a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. An adjustable browning feature lets you specify exactly how you like you toast and the russell hobbs toaster is made of stainless steel.

The 18780 features a reheat function, which is handy if your toast pops up before your toasts are ready and it can heat 2 slices at once. It has 850W power output and it features two slots. In addition, there is a setting for frozen bread so you can get bread slices straight from out of the freezer and into the toaster.

To keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy the toaster features a removable crumb tray.

Brand

Founded in 1952 in Failsworth, Greater Mancheste, Russell Hobbs is a British manufacturer of household appliances. Russell Hobbs specialises in kettles, toasters, coffee machines, irons, steam generators, food preparation, hand mixers, stand mixers, food processors, hand blenders, jug blenders, kitchen accessories, choppers, cooking, baking, food steamers, slow cookers, sandwich makers, breadmakers, deep fryers, mini ovens, mini hobs, entertaining, air fryers, rice cookers, microwaves, vacuum cleaners and homewares.

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Considerations

What should your consider when deciding to buy the Russell Hobbs toaster?

If you are considering buying the Russell Hobbs toaster you should consider the following:

  • The toaster can accommodate up to two slices at once. It is compact enough to fit well on your kitchen worktop. But it is not suitable for busy households and families, these are better suited a 4-slice toaster instead.

Prices

What is the price of the Russell Hobbs toaster?

The RUSSELL HOBBS Futura cheapest price is £23.99 in UK.

You can compare this toaster price with similar Russell Hobbs toasters with 2 Slices in the table below:

Toaster Brand Country Price
Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster Russell Hobbs UK £11.99
Russell Hobbs 23861 Russell Hobbs UK £15.99
Russell Hobbs 23863 Russell Hobbs UK £15.99
Russell Hobbs 23862 Russell Hobbs UK £15.99
Russell Hobbs 23860 Russell Hobbs UK £15.99

Compare all Russell Hobbs toasters prices in UK.

There are various Russell Hobbs toasters that cost less than this RUSSELL HOBBS Futura that you could consider, but the cheapest model is the Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster costing £11.99 (last checked on 23 January 2019).

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Ratings

In this section, you can compare the 18780 ratings.

The following table shows the ratings for RUSSELL HOBBS Futura 18780 , 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 5 out 5 stars Very 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 3.7 out 5 stars Average

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.

Specifications

Here you can view the 18780 full specification list of features.

Features Value
Name RUSSELL HOBBS Futura 18780 2-Slice Toaster - Brushed Steel, Brushed Steel 2Slice
Brand Russell Hobbs
Model number 18780
Colour Brushed Steel
Best Price £23.99 at Currys
Number of slices 2 Slices
Variable browning Yes
Defrost function Yes
Cancel function Yes
Reheat function Yes
Number of slots 2 slots
Removable crumb tray Yes
High lift facility Yes
Wattage 850 Watts
Material Stainless Steel
EAN 4008496729883
Finish Polished

This table consists of 18780 toaster feature names and feature values.

Comparisons

Compare the 18780 with the best toaster models with similar features.

Russell Hobbs 18780 comparisons table
Bosch TAT3A011GB Toaster Village Collection 2 Slice in White

Bosch TAT3A011GB

It features automatic centring system that makes sure the bread is evenly browned on each side and this toaster's reheat setting allows you to quickly reheat your toast. High lift function for the easy removal of small slices and the cancel button will immediately interrupt the toasting cycle and slide the toast up. You can thaw out frozen bread with the defrost setting and it offers a cool touch design. This model boasts variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to and a removable crumb tray allows you to easily clean your toaster. Also, this toaster can accommodate a variety of breads and the cord storage makes sure that unsightly cables can be tucked away. The cheapest price is £39 from Electricshop.

Read full review of Bosch TAT3A011GB.

Russell Hobbs 23862 DARWIN 2 Slice Toaster in Black

Russell Hobbs 23862

The toaster's removable crumb tray makes cleaning quick and simple and if you’ve just discovered that emergency loaf of bread in the freezer you can use the toaster’s defrost function. It also features variable browning control – so you can get your perfect slice every time and this toaster's reheat setting allows you to quickly reheat your toast. The removable crumb trays make it easy to clean and it also has cord storage. The 23862 comes with cool touch design and the 23862 appliance has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. The cheapest price is £17 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Russell Hobbs 23862.

Swan ST17020REDN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Metallic Red Chrome

Swan ST17020REDN

The variable browning control allows you to make your toast how you like it and the defrost feature will defrost frozen toast, and then automatically start the toasting cycle. The auto shut-off provides added safety and peace of mind and mid cycle cancel function lets you can pop up your toast whenever you want. The ST17020REDN features Cool touch housing for extra safety and removable crumb tray keeps your kitchen tidy. Reheat setting allows you to quickly reheat your toast and it comes with cord storage. An extra lift position allows you easier access to smaller pieces of bread/bagels. The cheapest price is £24.95 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Swan ST17020REDN.

Swan ST17020CREN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Cream Chrome

Swan ST17020CREN

The toaster comes with variable browning control ensuring you get perfect toast and the swan st17020cren 2 slice features cool touch housing for extra safety. The toaster has extra lift feature where toasting slots can be lifted higher than normal to make removing toast or smaller items like crumpets easier and without burning your fingers and the removable crumb tray lets you easily clean your toaster. This model has a defrost function so you can toast bread straight from the freezer and the toasting process can be stopped at any time by pressing the cancel button. It comes with auto shut-off feature that provides added safety and peace of mind and the 2 slices toaster's reheat feature allows you to place finished toast that has cooled, back in the toaster to reheat. The cord storage makes sure that unsightly cables can be tucked away. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Swan ST17020CREN.

Swan ST17020BLKN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Black Chrome

Swan ST17020BLKN

The toaster has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want and the cool wall feature means that you won't burn your hands on the exterior while in use. The browning control regulates how much the bread is toasted and the st17020blkn appliance has auto shut-off that provides added safety and peace of mind. It has cord storage - unsightly cables can be tucked away and also, there is even a removable crumb tray to capture toast crumbs before they make it onto the kitchen surfaces. There is a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold and the st17020blkn comes with a defrost function that thaws bread quickly. High lift function for the easy removal of small slices. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Swan ST17020BLKN.

Swan ST20010HON Fearne by Swan 2 Slice Toaster in Pale Honey

Swan ST20010HON

It comes with an automatic shut off and the browning control regulates how much the bread is toasted. The defrost feature will defrost frozen toast, and then automatically start the toasting cycle and the st20010hon toaster comes with cool touch housing for extra safety. There is a removable crumb tray that make cleaning and maintenance easy and also, there is a cancel function that allows you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning. The reheat function is ideal for reheating toast without over browning and it has a high-lift facility for easy removal of small items. The cheapest price is £35 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Swan ST20010HON.

Swan ST20010PKN Fearne by Swan 2 Slice Toaster in Peacock

Swan ST20010PKN

The ST20010PKN 's defrost function automatically lengthens the toasting time and this toaster features a high-lift facility to enable access to smaller breaded items. Also, this toaster comes with variable adjustable settings, which helps you ensure your toast is browned exactly the way you like it and the reheat function is great if you've ever accidentally left your toast in the slot to go cold. It has automatic shut off for safety and the cancel feature allows you to stop bread from toasting mid-cycle. The toaster has cool touch design and removable crumb tray allows you to easily clean your toaster. The cheapest price is £35 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Swan ST20010PKN.

Dualit 26213 Lite Toaster 2 Slice Peek & Pop Canvas White

Dualit 26213

Bagel setting to toast one side whilst warming the other and there is easy cord storage so that your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy. A cancel function allows you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning and the variable browning controls ensure every slice is toasted to your liking. There is a defrost function so you can toast bread straight from the freezer and you'll be able to clean your toast with ease as the crumb tray is removable. An extra lift position for easy removal of small slices and the dualit toaster's reheat function will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. It also comes with deep slots and the wide slots are ideal for crumpets, tea cakes and more. The cheapest price is £54.9 from Go Electrical.

Read full review of Dualit 26213.

Bosch TAT8613GB STYLINE Range 2 Slice Toaster in Gloss Black

Bosch TAT8613GB

A self-centring bread centring design that ensures even toasting and removable crumb tray keeps your kitchen tidy. Featuring a defrost setting this model lets you defrost frozen bread without toasting it and the bosch tat8613gb styline has a mid-cycle cancellation option. This model has wide slots so you can toast crumpets, bagels and thickly sliced bread easily and the toaster has extra lift feature where toasting slots can be lifted higher than normal to make removing toast or smaller items like crumpets easier and without burning your fingers. A useful reheat facility lets you warm up any excess toast you may have prepared and adjustable shade control with several shade settings which regulates browning of the toast. The cool sidewalls help to keep fingers safe from burning when using the appliance and it has cord storage - unsightly cables can be tucked away. It features variable width toasting slots. The cheapest price is £59 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Bosch TAT8613GB.

TEFAL Toast 'n' Egg TT550015 2-Slice Toaster

Tefal TT550015

The crumb tray also makes clean-up very easy - simply remove it from the main appliance and empty it into the bin and there are wide slots ideal to fit any kind of toasty treat, from pitta bread to bagels. Frozen setting, for ease and convenience, so no need to defrost your bread first and it comes with a cancel function. It comes with a reheat function and in addition, it has cool touch design - the toaster stays cool to the touch. There is a browning level control to stop over-toasting your bread and the high lift feature is used for easy toast removal. It also features a Bagel function, where one side is toasted while warming the other. The cheapest price is £53.99 from Currys.

Read full review of Tefal TT550015.

Verdict

Should I buy the 18780 or not?

This 18780 appliance has 2 slices capacity, polished finish, brushed steel colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £23.99 at currys. It also has high lift facility and 850 watts power output.

There are some alternative toasters to the 18780 appliance that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Tower T20009W6, Tower T20013, Russell Hobbs 18800, Tower T20013W, Russell Hobbs 23862, Russell Hobbs 23860, Russell Hobbs 23861, Russell Hobbs 23863, Elgento 5102400024 and 5 Star Facilities 700W.

This toaster has an overall rating of 3.7 out of 5 stars.

Instructions manual

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