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Russell Hobbs 21293 review

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Russell Hobbs 21293 review

Review Contents

Features

  • This model's reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast.
  • The toasting process can be stopped at any time by pressing the cancel button.
  • You can thaw out frozen bread with the defrost setting.
  • The variable browning that means you can toast your slice to the level you like.
  • With a removable crumb tray, cleaning is easier, so that you can save time wiping down your counters.
  • This toaster lets you toast 2 slices of toasting bread at once.

Review

Russell Hobbs logo

Russell Hobbs logo

Variable browning control ensures you get the perfect toast, just the way you like it and it has a cancel option which lets you stay in control of the toasting cycle. It also features two slots.

It also has 1300 watts power output. Removable crumb tray for easy cleaning and the 21293 toaster comes with a defrost option that thaws bread quickly. The wider slots allows you to toast larger items.

The Russell Hobbs toaster is made of stainless steel. This Russell Hobbs 21293 comes with 2 slices capacity, ideal for a couple or a small family and the reheat function is great for reheating toast without over browning. It has a black colour.

Brand

Russell Hobbs 21293 2 slots

Russell Hobbs 21293 2 slots

The British manufacturer, Russell Hobbs, makes household appliances. It was founded in Failsworth, Greater Mancheste in 1952 by Peter Hobbs. 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 21293 you should consider the following:

  • This toaster can heat 2 slices at once. It is also has a compact size, so it doesn't take too much space on your kitchen counter. Although, it is not as suitable for families as a four-slice toaster is.

Prices

What is the price of the 21293 ?

Russell Hobbs 21293 high lift facility

Russell Hobbs 21293 high lift facility

The Russell Hobbs toaster cheapest price is £28.99 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 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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There are various Russell Hobbs toasters that cost less than this Russell Hobbs toaster that you could consider, but the cheapest model is the Russell Hobbs 18800 costing £11.99 (last checked on 15 January 2019).

Stockists

If you are looking to buy the Russell Hobbs toaster online, then check these stockists websites below:

Russell Hobbs 21293 variable browning

Russell Hobbs 21293 variable browning

Ratings

In this section, you can compare the Russell Hobbs 21293 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 4 out 5 stars Good
Ease of use 5 out 5 stars Very Good
Price 4 out 5 stars Good
Users 4 out 5 stars Good
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.

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

Toaster (Website) Review Price Rating Last Checked
Russell Hobbs 21293 (amazon.co.uk) Good £24.99 4 4 January 2019
Russell Hobbs 21293 (ebay.co.uk) Very Good £29.95 5 4 January 2019
Russell Hobbs 21293 (alza.co.uk) Very Good £29.95 5 4 January 2019
Russell Hobbs 21293 (justdial.com) Average £29.95 3.8 4 January 2019
Russell Hobbs 21293 (electrical.coop.co.uk) Good £25.99 4 4 January 2019

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

Good Rating

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

Very Good Rating

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

Average Rating

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

Specifications

Here you can view the 21293 full specification list of features.

Russell Hobbs 21293 wide slots

Russell Hobbs 21293 wide slots

Features Value
Name Russell Hobbs 21293
Brand Russell Hobbs
Model number 21293
Colour Black
Best Price £28.99 at Hughes
Number of slices 2 Slices
Variable browning Yes
Defrost function Yes
Cancel function Yes
Reheat function Yes
Number of slots 2 Slots
Wide slots Yes
Removable crumb tray Yes
Wattage 1300 Watts
Material Stainless Steel
EAN 4008496834563
Suitable for bagels Bagels
Suitable for crumpets Crumpets

This table consists of Russell Hobbs toaster feature names and feature values.

Comparisons

Compare the Russell Hobbs toaster with the best toaster models with similar features.

Russell Hobbs 21293 comparisons table
Bosch TAT3A011GB Toaster Village Collection 2 Slice in White

Bosch TAT3A011GB

Cord storage - keeps your countertop free from messy cables and with this model you can defrost frozen bread without toasting it. The self-centring racks on the TAT3A011GB will make sure every slice is evenly toasted on both sides and the cool wall feature means that you won't burn your hands on the exterior while in use. It has extra wide toasting slots which is perfect for all types of breads and bagels and an high lift facility makes it easy and safe to retrieve all kinds of bread types. You can select your perfect setting for golden brown toast with variable browning and it comes with a cancel function. The reheat function is perfect for reheating toast without over browning and the removavle crumb tray feature ensure your work-top stays tidy at all times. The cheapest price is £39 from Electricshop.

Read full review of Bosch TAT3A011GB.

Morphy Richards Equip Brushed 2 Slice Toaster 222055

Morphy Richards 222055

It has a cancel function which lets you stay in control of the toasting cycle and the variable browning choices means that you can create toast exactly how you like it. It also comes with cord storage and there are variable width slots to toast bread, bagels, crumpets and more. A Defrost cycle for frozen sliced bread and if your toast has popped up and gone cold, this toaster offers a re-heat facility. Cleaning up is made simple and easy thanks to the removable crumb tray and a high lift function which allows you to easily remove your toast when ready. The cheapest price is £49.99 from Morphy Richards.

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Swan ST20010PKN Fearne by Swan 2 Slice Toaster in Peacock

Swan ST20010PKN

The defrost function makes it easy to defrost items before toasting and the variable browning control means you can achieve the perfect golden colour every time. If you wish to interrupt the toasting cycle, then you can use the cancel button on the ST20010PKN and to keep your toaster clean and tidy, the crumb tray can be removed to clean. The high lift which raises the bread carriage for easier access and this model also offers a cool touch design. The ST20010PKN features an automatic shut off and the swan st20010pkn fearne by has a reheat function. The cheapest price is £35 from Sonic Direct.

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Russell Hobbs 18096 Texas 2-Slice Toaster - Brushed Stainless Steel

Russell Hobbs 18096

It has a high lift function for smaller items and the toaster has variable browning control. With large slots, there’s plenty of space for family breakfasts and the toaster has a mid cycle cancel function allowing you to cancel your toasting mid cycle if you're in a hurry. The Reheat setting lets you gently reheat toast that has gone cold and a removable crumb tray for easy cleaning. Featuring a defrost setting this model lets you defrost frozen bread without toasting it and the cord storage helps keep your worktop tidy. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Robert Dyas.

Read full review of Russell Hobbs 18096.

BREVILLE The Perfect Fit for Warburtons VTT570 2-Slice Toaster - Stainless Steel, Stainless Steel

Breville VTT570

With a High-lift feature you can easily remove smaller slices of toast, such as crumpets and bagels, thanks to the convenient high-lift facility and the vtt570 toaster comes with variable width bread slots. The defrost function makes it easy to defrost items before toasting and the variable browning choices lets you create toast exactly how you like it. It has cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter and also, there is a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. Wide slots can toast the thickest bread slices and a removable crumb tray is great to make it easy to clean. The VTT570 toaster's reheat function is ideal for reheating toast without over browning. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Currys.

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Russell Hobbs 24370 Inspire 2 Slice Toaster in White High Lift Feature

Russell Hobbs 24370

Easily remove smaller slices of toast, such as crumpets and bagels, thanks to the convenient high-lift facility and to keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy the toaster has a removable crumb tray. The defrost function automatically lengthens the toasting time and this model comes with a reheat option that allows you to place finished toast that has cooled, back in the toaster to reheat. If you wish to interrupt the toasting cycle, then you can use the cancel button on the 24370 and also, you can select your perfect setting for golden brown toast with the variable browing control. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Russell Hobbs 24370.

Smeg TSF01 2-Slice Toaster TSF01RDUK Slice Toaster Pastel Blue

Smeg TSF01

It features a Bagel function, where one side is toasted while warming the other and the smeg tsf01 2-slice offers a re-heat facility that can be used if your toast has popped up and gone cold. The cord storage helps keep your worktop tidy and the smeg tsf01 2-slice toaster has a removable crumb tray. With large, wide slots which will fit any kind of bread inside and by offering variable browning control, the smeg toaster ensures you get the perfect toast every time, cooked just to your liking. The Smeg toaster comes with a defrost function that thaws bread quickly and it has a cancel function which lets you stay in control of the toasting cycle. The cheapest price is £129.95 from John Lewis.

Read full review of Smeg TSF01.

Russell Hobbs 21410 Mode Collection 2 Slice Toaster in Gloss Black

Russell Hobbs 21410

The high lift design makes it is easy to take out the toasted bread and a removable crumb tray allows you to easily clean your toaster. It also comes with variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to and this model offers a re-heat facility that can be used if your toast has popped up and gone cold. There is a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want and it also features a defrost button that makes it easy to defrost items before toasting. It has extra wide toasting slots which is perfect for all types of breads and bagels and it comes with cord storage for a clear worktop. The cheapest price is £24.9 from Sonic Direct.

Read full review of Russell Hobbs 21410.

Morphy Richards Dimensions Grey 2 Slice Toaster 220024

Morphy Richards 220024

The variable browning choices lets you create toast exactly how you like it and the cord-storage facility of the 220024 appliance keeps your worktop tidy. In addition, it 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 this model has wide toasting slots. The high lift feature is used for easy toast removal and a removable crumb tray makes cleaning quick and simple. It has a cancel option which lets you stay in control of the toasting cycle and the defrost feature will defrost frozen toast, and then automatically start the toasting cycle. In addition, this toaster has variable width slots for even toast, thick or thin. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Morphy Richards.

Read full review of Morphy Richards 220024.

Morphy Richards Black Equip 2 Slice Toaster 222054

Morphy Richards 222054

The defrost feature will defrost frozen toast, and then automatically start the toasting cycle and the cable-storage facility keeps your worktop tidy. The variable browning is ideal so you can enjoy toast exactly as you like it and there is a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. The crumb trays make it easy to remove crumbs and keep your toaster clean and the extra wide slots help you enjoy a range of toasted bread just the way you like it. The 222054 's Hi Lift facility enables you to remove your toasted items with ease and you can cancel the toasting process at any time. There are variable width slots allowing breads of various thicknesses to be fully toasted. The cheapest price is £23.99 from Morphy Richards.

Read full review of Morphy Richards 222054.

Verdict

Should I buy the Russell Hobbs toaster or not?

This Russell Hobbs toaster has 2 slices capacity, black colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £28.99 at hughes. It also has wide slots and 1300 watts power output.

There are some alternative toasters to the Russell Hobbs toaster that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Elgento 5102400024, 5 Star Facilities 700W, Beko TAM7211C, Morphy Richards 222055, Russell Hobbs 21410, Russell Hobbs 18780, Morphy Richards 222004, Morphy Richards 222006 and Breville VTT375.

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

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