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Russell Hobbs 21301 review

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Russell Hobbs 21301 review

Review Contents

Features

  • This model offers a re-heat facility that can be used if your toast has popped up and gone cold.
  • There is a cancel function that allows you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning.
  • You can defrost frozen bread without toasting it with the defrost function with the 21301 toaster.
  • You can select your perfect setting for golden brown toast with the variable browing control.
  • The Four-slice toaster is good for families or busy households.
  • It has wide slots for larger bread.

Review

Independent controls are ideal to prepare each slice the way you want and this model has a reheat feature that allows you to place finished toast that has cooled, back in the toaster to reheat. In addition, this toaster has Wide toasting slots.

It offers a frozen feature, perfect for when you discover that emergency loaf at the back of the freezer. It has 2.4kW power output and it can toast 4 slices at once. A cancel function allows you to stop the Russell Hobbs 21301 cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning.

Additionally, it has a metallic finish. The variable browning choices means that you can create toast exactly how you like it.

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

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Prices

What is the price of the Russell Hobbs 21301 ?

The Russell Hobbs toaster cheapest price is £34.99 in UK.

You can compare this toaster price with similar Russell Hobbs toasters with 4 Slices in the table below:

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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 Cavendish 24091 4-Slice Toaster - Cream, Cream 4Slice costing £19 (last checked on 15 January 2019).

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Ratings

In this section, you can compare the Russell Hobbs 21301 ratings.

The following table shows the ratings for 21301 , 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 2 out 5 stars Poor
Ease of use 5 out 5 stars Very Good
Price 4 out 5 stars Good
Users 0 out 5 stars No Rating
Overall Rating 2.9 out 5 stars Poor

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 Russell Hobbs toaster full specification list of features.

Features Value
Name Russell Hobbs 21301
Brand Russell Hobbs
Model number 21301
Best Price £34.99 at Hughes
Number of slices 4 Slices
Variable browning Yes
Defrost function Yes
Cancel function Yes
Reheat function Yes
Wide slots Yes
Independent slots Yes
Wattage 2400 Watts
EAN 4008496834372
Finish Metallic

This table consists of 21301 toaster feature names and feature values.

Comparisons

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

Russell Hobbs 21301 comparisons table
Delonghi De'Longhi Avvolta 4-Slice Toaster CTA4003.BK Slice Toaster Black

De'Longhi CTA4003BK

It has a bagel setting which warms one side and toasts the other and it has cool touch housing. It also has a removable crumb tray and it has a high lift facility. There is cord storage to keep your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy and the de'longhi toaster has a reheat function. The De'Longhi toaster comes with variable width bread slots and the cancel option allows you to stop bread from toasting mid-cycle. Also, this toaster is ideal if you tend to freeze your bread and a choice of several browning levels allow for customised toasting. The CTA4003BK toaster's wide slots are great for thicker slices of bread. The cheapest price is £50 from John Lewis.

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Breville VTT702 Impressions Collection 4 Slice Toaster in Cream

Breville VTT702

The VTT702 toaster has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want and a choice of several browning levels allow for customised toasting. If you’ve just discovered that emergency loaf of bread in the freezer you can use the toaster’s defrost feature and removable crumb trays are easy to clean and keeps messy crumbs at bay. There is a removable crumb tray for easy cleaning up and in addition, it has variable width slices for different kinds of bread. Cord storage - keeps your countertop free from messy cables and this model comes with a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. The cool side body helps to keep fingers safe from burning when using the toaster and this model has wide toasting slots. The cheapest price is £32.95 from Sonic Direct.

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Breville VTT476 Impressions 4-Slice Wide-Slot Toaster - Black

Breville VTT476

With large slots, there’s plenty of space for family breakfasts and the toaster has a high lift function for smaller items. This toaster also comes with variable adjustable settings, which helps you ensure your toast is browned exactly the way you like it and it has a defrost function. The cancel function lets you cancel the toasting process at any time and the vtt476 has variable width slots. The VTT476 comes with removable crumb trays and the removable crumb tray make it easy for you to clean your toaster with no fuss or kitchen mess. Cord Storage - Keep your kitchen worktop neat and tidy with hidden cord storage and it has a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. This model features a cool touch design. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Robert Dyas.

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BREVILLE High Gloss VTT687 4-Slice Toaster - White, White

Breville VTT687

The extra wide slots help you enjoy a range of toasted bread just the way you like it and the defrost function is great if you keep your bread frozen. To keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy the VTT687 toaster has a removable crumb tray and it features variable width toasting slots. This toaster offers a re-heat facility that can be used if your toast has popped up and gone cold and the breville high gloss comes with a cancel function. There is a cord storage to keep your worktop neat and tidy and tailored toasting with several browning levels which let you toast to your taste. The high lift feature on the toaster is used to raise the bread carriage for easier access. The cheapest price is £49.99 from Currys.

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Breville VTT742 Outline Collection 4 Slice Toaster in Polished St Stee

Breville VTT742

The slots offer variable width, so are able to accommodate bread of varying thicknesses and the vtt742 offers variable browning control ensuring you get the perfect toast every time. You don't have to worry about getting to the toaster before it cools using the reheat function and the defrost feature warms the bread then toasts it in one cycle, ideal if you regularly need to toast from frozen. The Removable crumb tray lets you easily clean your toaster and the breville toaster has cord storage. The toasting process can be stopped at any time by pressing the cancel button. The cheapest price is £34.95 from Sonic Direct.

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Russell Hobbs 24381 Inspire 4 Slice Toaster in Black High Lift Feature

Russell Hobbs 24381

The slots are wide enough to accommodate a thicker slice of bread and there is a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. The removavle crumb tray feature ensure your work-top stays tidy at all times and the toaster features a cool touch design. It has cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter and additionally, there is a defrost function which automatically lengthens the toasting time. This toaster's reheat function is ideal for reheating toast without over browning and an high lift facility makes it easy and safe to retrieve all kinds of bread types. Adjustable shade control with several shade settings which regulates browning of the toast. The cheapest price is £42.95 from Sonic Direct.

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BREVILLE Impressions VTT470 4-Slice Toaster - White, White

Breville VTT470

This model boasts variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to and high lift function for the easy removal of small slices. This model's reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast and there is a variable slot width function - for thicker slices of bread. The Breville toaster has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want and also, this toaster has cool touch design. It comes with wide slots with space for thick slices and it comes with cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter. A defrost function allows you to toast bread straight from the freezer. The cheapest price is £27 from Currys.

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Russell Hobbs 24380 Inspire 4 Slice Toaster in White High Lift Feature

Russell Hobbs 24380

It has cord storage and there is a cancel function that lets you cancel the toasting process at any time. A removable crumb tray helps you to clean out the contents of your toaster with no mess and no hassle and this appliance's reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast. The toaster features a cool touch design and it also features variable browning control – so you can get your perfect slice every time. The 24380 appliance's defrost feature warms the bread then toasts it in one cycle, ideal if you regularly need to toast from frozen and this toaster has wide toasting slots. High lift function for the easy removal of small slices. The cheapest price is £42.99 from Sonic Direct.

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Delonghi CTI4003 BZ DISTINTA 4 Slice Toaster in Matt Bronze

De'Longhi CTI4003

The defrost feature warms the bread then toasts it in one cycle, ideal if you regularly need to toast from frozen and it has variable width slots ensure your toast is even, whether your slice is thick or thin. Tailored toasting with several browning levels which let you toast to your taste and there is a high-lift function. The Delonghi CTI4003 BZ has a cancel function and this model's reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast. A removable crumb tray helps to keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy and it comes with a bagel setting which warms one side and toasts the other. The cheapest price is £89.9 from Sonic Direct.

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Verdict

Should I buy the 21301 or not?

This 21301 has 4 slices capacity, metallic finish, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £34.99 at hughes. It also has wide slots, independent slots and 2400 watts power output.

There are some alternative toasters to the 21301 that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Russell Hobbs 24093, Russell Hobbs 24092, Russell Hobbs 24091, Morphy Richards 242030, Breville VTT742 and Logik L04TR14.

This toaster has an overall rating of 2.9 out of 5 stars.

Instructions manual

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