Russell Hobbs 18800

Russell Hobbs 18800 review

By Model Numbers Virtual Assistant | Updated 14 Feb 2019 | Created 22 Dec 2018


Russell Hobbs 18800 review
Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster
Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Review Contents

Features

  • The 2 Slices toaster comes with a reheat function to give your toast a quick blast without going through a whole toasting cycle again.
  • If you're worried about a slice getting burnt – the mid-cycle cancel feature lets you save your breakfast.
  • With this model you can defrost frozen bread without toasting it.
  • It comes with variable browning control.
  • The Russell Hobbs toaster has cord storage to keep your worktop neat and tidy.
  • Enjoy freshly toasted bread using the stylish LED controls.

Review

This chart shows the ratings for Russell Hobbs 18800 toaster including, features, functions, design, safety, ease of use, price and users ratings.

This chart shows the ratings for Russell Hobbs 18800 toaster including, features, functions, design, safety, ease of use, price and users ratings.

It is made of plastic and the russell hobbs toaster's defrost feature warms the bread then toasts it in one cycle, ideal if you regularly need to toast from frozen. It also has a black colour.

The variable browning choices means that you can create toast exactly how you like it. It consists of two slots and in addition, it has 850 watts power output. The cable-storage facility keeps your worktop tidy.

The 2 Slices toaster has 1 year warranty. It also has a re-heat function allowing you to re-heat toast without charring it further for those times you might not be able to get to your toast straight away and it has an easy to remove crumb tray. With illuminated control buttons which add to the stylish aesthetic, you can quickly identify the function you want, even on dark winter mornings.

It can toast up to 2 slices of bread at a time. The 18800 has a gloss finish and a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want.

Brand

Russell Hobbs is a British manufacturer of household appliances. Peter Hobbs founded the company in 1952 in Failsworth, Manchester, England, United Kingdom. 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 18800 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.
  • The toaster only comes with a standard one year manufacturer's warranty. There are some other toaster models that have 2 years guarantee/warranty included.
  • The Russell Hobbs toaster is made of plastic. It may not be as durable as a stainless steel toaster.

Prices

What is the price of the Russell Hobbs toaster?

The Russell Hobbs toaster cheapest price is £11.99 in UK.

In this section, we have compared the prices for Russell Hobbs 18800 available for sale on the following online retailers.

    Toaster Name Brand Store Price
    Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster Russell Hobbs Hughes £11.99

    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

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    Ratings

    In this section, you can compare the 18800 ratings.

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

    Feature Rating Review
    Features 5 out 5 stars Very Good
    Functions 4 out 5 stars Good
    Safety 0 out 5 stars No Rating
    Design 5 out 5 stars Very Good
    Ease of use 5 out 5 stars Very Good
    Price 5 out 5 stars Very Good
    Users 4 out 5 stars Good
    Overall Rating 4.0 out 5 stars Good

    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.

    This table lists the Russell Hobbs toaster ratings found on these online sites listed below:

    Toaster (Website) Review Price Rating Last Checked
    Russell Hobbs 18800 (amazon.co.uk) Good £12 4 17 January 2019
    Russell Hobbs 18800 (tesco.com) Average £12 3.7 17 January 2019
    Russell Hobbs 18800 (ebay.co.uk) Very Good £12.99 5 17 January 2019

    This table shows the toaster model number and website name, review, price and rating.

    Good Rating

    amazon.co.uk🗗 website users rate the Russell Hobbs toaster as a good toaster.

    Average Rating

    tesco.com🗗 website users rate the Russell Hobbs toaster as a average toaster.

    Very Good Rating

    ebay.co.uk🗗 website users rate the Russell Hobbs toaster as a very good toaster.

    Specifications

    Here you can view the 18800 appliance full specification list of features.

    Features Value
    Name Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster
    Brand Russell Hobbs
    Model number 18800
    Colour Black
    Best Price £11.99 at Hughes
    Number of slices 2 Slices
    Variable browning Yes
    Defrost function Yes
    Cancel function Yes
    Reheat function Yes
    Number of slots 2 Slots
    Illuminated controls Yes
    Removable crumb tray Yes
    Warranty 1 year warranty
    Cord Storage Yes
    Wattage 850 Watts
    Material Plastic
    EAN 4008496729463
    Finish Gloss

    This table consists of 18800 appliance feature names and feature values.

    Comparisons

    Compare the 18800 with the best toaster models with similar features.

    Russell Hobbs 18800 comparisons table
    Swan ST17020CREN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Cream Chrome

    Swan ST17020CREN

    The cord-storage facility keeps your worktop tidy and the reheat button allows you to place finished toast that has cooled, back in the toaster to reheat. The toaster features A High lift facility for easy removal of small items and with safety in mind, this toaster has an automatic shut-off function. The toaster has a removable crumb tray that helps keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy and the defrost function makes it easy to defrost items before toasting. There is variable browning control – so you can get your perfect slice every time and this model has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. It also comes with cool touch housing for extra safety. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

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    Swan ST17020REDN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Metallic Red Chrome

    Swan ST17020REDN

    It comes with cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter and if your bread finishes toasting and cools before you get to eat it, the reheat function can be used to warm the toast without more browning. The variable browning is ideal so you can enjoy toast exactly as you like it and this model comes with cool touch design. You can remove smaller items without burning your fingers thanks to the extra-high lift which raises the bread carriage for easier access and cleaning up is made simple and easy thanks to the removable crumb tray. It has an automatic shutoff function and the st17020redn appliance comes with a defrost option that thaws bread quickly. Additionally, there is a mid-cycle cancel button you can avoid burning your toast too. The cheapest price is £24.95 from Sonic Direct.

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    Swan ST19010GN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Green Chrome

    Swan ST19010GN

    High lift mechanism makes it easy and safe to retrieve all kinds of bread types and the defrost feature warms the bread then toasts it in one cycle, ideal if you regularly need to toast from frozen. This toaster's reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast and the swan toaster has a mid-cycle cancellation option. It comes with cord storage for a clear worktop and this appliance has an automatic shut off protection. For added safety and peace of mind, it has a cool touch design body and by offering variable browning control, this toaster ensures you get the perfect toast every time, cooked just to your liking. The cheapest price is £24.99 from Sonic Direct.

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    Swan ST17020BLKN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Black Chrome

    Swan ST17020BLKN

    The removable crumb tray makes it easy for you to keep your toaster clean and tidy and it has cool touch exterior. The high lift feature is used for easy toast removal and the toaster comes with a mid cycle cancel function. This appliance comes with an automatic shut off and it also features variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to. You can defrost frozen bread without toasting it with the defrost function with the ST17020BLKN toaster and this toaster has cord storage. The ST17020BLKN comes with a reheat function to give your toast a quick blast without going through a whole toasting cycle again. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

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    Bosch TAT3A011GB Toaster Village Collection 2 Slice in White

    Bosch TAT3A011GB

    A removable crumb tray makes cleaning very easy and an automatic bread centring design that ensures even toasting. The TAT3A011GB toaster's defrost function lets you toast bread straight from the freezer and the browning control regulates the colour of the toast. The cool wall feature means that you won't burn your hands on the exterior while in use and in addition, this toaster offers a re-heat facility that can be used if your toast has popped up and gone cold. It has a Mid cycle cancel function and the high lift function allows for ease of use. The Bosch toaster can accommodate larger items of bread and the tat3a011gb appliance has cord storage. The cheapest price is £39 from Electricshop.

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    Russell Hobbs 23862 DARWIN 2 Slice Toaster in Black

    Russell Hobbs 23862

    Tailored toasting with several browning levels which let you toast to your taste and the 23862 toaster comes with a reheat function. The toaster has cool touch design for safe operation and the crumb tray makes clean-up very easy - simply remove it from the main appliance and empty it into the bin. There is a setting for frozen bread so you can get bread slices straight from out of the freezer and into the toaster and it also features removable crumb trays to keep your kitchen surfaces clean and tidy. It has cord storage - unsightly cables can be tucked away and the toaster has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. The cheapest price is £17 from Sonic Direct.

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    Igenix 2 SLICE TOASTER WHITE IGPK05

    Igenix IGPK05

    This model has cord storage and self-centering slots lets you accommodate thick sided bread. In addition, it has Cool touch housing for extra safety and there is a reheat function to give your toast a quick blast without going through a whole toasting cycle again. It comes with an adjustable browning feature that lets you specify exactly how you like you toast and the toaster includes a frozen bread function allowing you to cook straight from frozen. It features variable width toasting slots and it comes with a mid cycle cancel button. The Igenix 2 SLICE TOASTER has non-slip feet for stability and safety. The cheapest price is £12.99 from Slingsby.

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    Swan ST20010PKN Fearne by Swan 2 Slice Toaster in Peacock

    Swan ST20010PKN

    The high lift function lets you easily remove smaller bread slices safely and you can cancel the toasting process at any time. Also, this model features a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold and the toaster will automatically shut off once complete. The variable browning choices means that you can create toast exactly how you like it and in addition, you can defrost frozen bread without toasting it with the defrost function. It comes with cool touch housing for extra safety and a removable crumb tray for an effortlessly clear worktop. The cheapest price is £35 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST20010PKN.

    Swan Retro 2 Slice Toaster - Black ST17020BN

    Swan ST17020BN

    The defrost function is ideal for those who freeze their bread and the cord storage helps keep your worktop tidy. There also is a variable browning control, so you can make toast just as you like it and it comes with a high-lift feature to make it even easier to remove your freshly toasted food. You can cancel the toasting process at any time and it also comes with cool touch design - the toaster stays cool to the touch. There is a reheat function to give your toast a quick blast without going through a whole toasting cycle again and this toaster comes with an automatic shut off protection. A removable crumb tray is ideal for easy cleaning to stop smoking or charring. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Robert Dyas.

    Read full review of Swan ST17020BN.

    Swan ST20010HON Fearne by Swan 2 Slice Toaster in Pale Honey

    Swan ST20010HON

    There is a defrost function so you can toast bread straight from the freezer and with a removable crumb tray makes cleaning a breeze. The cool touch design ensure make it a safe appliance to have in any home and you can cancel mid-toast, so you can avoid those over-toasted burnt bread mishaps. The 2 Slices toaster has a High lift function which makes it easy to remove your toast and it also features an automatic shut off. Reheat setting allows you to quickly reheat your toast and the variable browning choices lets you create toast exactly how you like it. The cheapest price is £35 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST20010HON.

    Verdict

    Should I buy the Russell Hobbs toaster or not?

    This 18800 toaster has 2 slices capacity, gloss finish, black colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £11.99 at hughes. It also has 850 watts power output.

    There are some alternative toasters to the 18800 toaster that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Tower T20009W6, Tower T20013, Igenix IGPK05, Morphy Richards 44265, Signature 200656, Tower T20013W, Russell Hobbs 23862, Russell Hobbs 23863 and Russell Hobbs 23860.

    This toaster has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.

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