Russell Hobbs 22601

Russell Hobbs 22601 review

By Model Numbers Virtual Assistant | Updated 17 Jun 2019 | Created 22 Dec 2018


Russell Hobbs 22601 review
Russell Hobbs 22601 Textures 2 Slice Toaster in Black
Rating: 3.1 out of 5 stars

Review Contents

Features

  • It comes with a reheat function.
  • The Russell Hobbs toaster comes with a cancel function.
  • This model has a frozen setting will quickly defrost bread straight from the freezer.
  • Variable browning control to choose your perfect browning level.
  • It has a convenient and practical removable crumb tray; it is incorporated into the toaster and makes maintaining and cleaning the device simple.
  • This two slice toaster model is ideal for smaller kitchens.

Review

The defrost function thaws bread quickly and this model comes with a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. The browning control regulates the colour of the toast.

In addition, it has a mid cycle cancel function allowing you to cancel your toasting mid cycle if you're in a hurry. It is made of plastic and this two slice toaster is suited for smaller kitchens. To keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy the toaster features a removable crumb tray.

Wide slots for toasting bread, muffins or bagels. It also has a black colour and the 22601 features 2 slots.

Brand

The British manufacturer, Russell Hobbs, makes household appliances. It was founded in Failsworth, Manchester 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 22601 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 is made of plastic. It may look flimsly and 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 £24.95 in UK.

In this section, we have compared the prices for Russell Hobbs 22601 available for sale on the following online retailers.

    Toaster Name Brand Store Price
    Russell Hobbs 22601 Textures 2 Slice Toaster in Black Russell Hobbs Sonic Direct £24.95

    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 Futura 18780 2-Slice Toaster - Brushed Steel, Brushed Steel 2Slice Russell Hobbs UK £14.99
    Russell Hobbs 23861 Russell Hobbs UK £15.99
    Russell Hobbs 23863 Russell Hobbs UK £15.99
    Russell Hobbs 23862 in black with 2 slices 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 toaster that you could consider, but the cheapest model is the Russell Hobbs 18800 2 slices black plastic toaster costing £11.99 (last checked on 17 June 2019).

    Stockists

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    Ratings

    In this section, you can compare the Russell Hobbs toaster 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 0 out 5 stars No Rating
    Overall Rating 3.1 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 22601 full specification list of features.

    Features Value
    Name Russell Hobbs 22601 Textures 2 Slice Toaster in Black
    Brand Russell Hobbs
    Model number 22601
    Range Name RUSSELL HOBBS Textures
    Colour Black
    Best Price £24.95 at Sonic Direct
    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
    Material Plastic

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

    Comparisons

    Compare the 22601 with the best toaster models with similar features.

    Russell Hobbs 22601 comparisons table
    Swan ST19010GN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Green Chrome

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    This model features a Mid cycle cancel function and this model offers a re-heat facility that can be used if your toast has popped up and gone cold. This model also boasts a defrost feature that comes in really handy when you forget to take your bread out of the freezer and a self-centring bread centring design that ensures even toasting. This toaster features an automatic shut off protection and it incorporates a high lift mechanism to remove small items easily. The removable crumb tray ensures that it's easy to clean between uses and this model has cool touch design. It boasts variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to and the st19010gn toaster's cord storage helps keep your worktop tidy. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

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    Swan ST19010GRN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Grey Chrome

    Swan ST19010GRN

    There is a high-lift function and this toaster's reheat function is ideal for reheating toast without over browning. This model also boasts with a defrost setting gently warms frozen bread ready for toasting and it comes with an automatic bread centring system. The appliance has an automatic shut off and in addition, it has a mid cycle cancel button. You can select the browning level to stop over-toasting your bread and the st19010grn comes with cool touch design. The toaster features a practical removable crumb tray that is incorporated into the toaster and makes maintaining and cleaning the device simple and the cord storage provides convenient storage of the cord when not in use. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010GRN.

    Swan ST19010RN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Red Chrome

    Swan ST19010RN

    It has an automatic shut off feature and the variable browning control lets you make sure your bread is toasted the way you like it. It also comes with cool walls and the defrost function allows you to toast bread straight from the freezer. If you wish to interrupt the toasting cycle, then you can use the cancel button and the st19010rn appliance comes with automatic bread centring for even toasting. It has a High lift mechanism to remove small items easily and you'll be able to clean your toast with ease as the crumb tray is removable. The cord-storage facility of the Swan toaster keeps your worktop tidy and the reheat feature allows you to place finished toast that has cooled, back in the toaster to reheat. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010RN.

    Swan ST19010BLN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Blue Chrome

    Swan ST19010BLN

    The defrost function gives you the option to store bread in your freezer, and have it ready when you need it and there`s a variable browning control for precision toasting. The Cancel setting allows you to stop bread from toasting mid-cycle and this toaster has a high lift function for smaller items. The 2 Slices toaster has a self-centre function and it also has a detachable crumb tray. The cord-storage facility of the Swan toaster keeps your worktop tidy and the toaster comes with an automatic shut off. It also features cool touch walls and this toaster has a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010BLN.

    Swan ST19010CN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Cream Chrome

    Swan ST19010CN

    The removable crumb trays are used to easily clean your toaster and the reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast. Also, there is a mid cycle cancel button and it has a high rise facility. There is easy cord storage so that your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy and the cool touch housing on the st19010cn toaster is ideal for extra safety. The toaster boasts a defrost bread setting is perfect for defrosting and toasting frozen bread and there is a variable browning control, so you can make toast just as you like it. Automatic shut-off feature helps to prevent overheating and there is an automatic bread centring for even toasting results. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010CN.

    Swan 2-Slice Toaster - Copper ST14040COPN

    Swan ST14040COPN

    The bagel function reduces power on one side to brown the bottom and toast the side that's sliced and it has cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter. The reheat function is perfect for reheating toast without over browning and there is a browning level control to stop over-toasting your bread. This toaster has an automatic shut off and the removable crumb tray will prevent any debris from spilling out onto your worktop. The toaster has a defrost function that thaws bread quickly and the cancel option allows you to stop bread from toasting mid-cycle. A High lift function which allows you to easily remove your toast when ready. The cheapest price is £30.99 from Robert Dyas.

    Read full review of Swan ST14040COPN.

    Swan ST19010BN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Black Chrome

    Swan ST19010BN

    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 a cancel function lets you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning. The extra high lift feature means that you don’t have to dig smaller items such as crumpets out of the slot and this toaster features a practical removable crumb tray that is incorporated into the toaster and makes maintaining and cleaning the device simple. The defrost function thaws bread quickly and the st19010bn comes with a self-centre function. For added safety and peace of mind this model has an auto shut-off feature and a choice of several browning levels allow for customised toasting. It also has cool touch exterior and the st19010bn has cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010BN.

    Swan ST17020REDN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Metallic Red Chrome

    Swan ST17020REDN

    Cord Storage - Keep your kitchen worktop neat and tidy with hidden cord storage and there is a cancel function that lets you cancel the toasting process at any time. The ST17020REDN toaster features a cool touch design and it has variable browning control. The Reheat setting lets you gently reheat toast that has gone cold and the st17020redn 's high lift design makes it is easy to take out the toasted bread. It has a removable crumb tray for easy cleaning and for added safety and peace of mind it has an auto shut-off feature. The ST17020REDN toaster has a defrost bread setting is perfect for defrosting and toasting frozen bread. The cheapest price is £24.95 from Sonic Direct.

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    Swan ST17020CREN 2 Slice Townhouse Toaster in Cream Chrome

    Swan ST17020CREN

    It has an automatic shut off feature and the reheat feature allows you to place finished toast that has cooled, back in the toaster to reheat. The cool wall feature means that you won't burn your hands on the exterior while in use and a removable crumb tray for easy cleaning. It has a cancel function which lets you stay in control of the toasting cycle and an extra lift position for easy removal of small slices. There is cord storage to keep your worktop neat and tidy and the st17020cren comes with a defrost function that allows you to toast bread directly from frozen. The variable browning control will ensure that your toast has the correct degree of browning every time. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST17020CREN.

    Russell Hobbs 18780

    Russell Hobbs 18780

    It has a bagel setting which warms one side and toasts the other and a cancel function allows you to stop the 18780 cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning. The reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast and this model boasts variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to. This toaster comes with a defrost function that thaws bread quickly and a removable crumb tray is great to make it easy to clean. The cheapest price is £19.99 from Hughes.

    Read full review of Russell Hobbs 18780.

    Verdict

    Should I buy the Russell Hobbs 22601 Textures 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 £24.95 at sonic direct. It also has wide slots.

    There are some alternative toasters to the Russell Hobbs toaster that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Tower T20009W6, Tower T20013, Russell Hobbs 18800, Igenix IGPK05, Morphy Richards 44265, Beko TAM4321W, Beko TAM6202B, Signature 200656, Igenix IG3012 and Daewoo SDA1110.

    This toaster has an overall rating of 3.1 out of 5 stars.

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