Russell Hobbs 23862

Russell Hobbs 23862 review

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Russell Hobbs 23862 review
Russell Hobbs 2 Slice Toaster Reheat Setting Black 23862
Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

Review Contents

Features

  • To cancel your toasting cycle, there is a cancel setting.
  • There is a Mid cycle cancel function.
  • This toaster features a defrost feature that comes in really handy when you forget to take your bread out of the freezer.
  • The Russell Hobbs toaster's cool wall feature means that you won't burn your hands on the exterior while in use.
  • The Variable browning control lets you make sure your bread is toasted the way you like it.
  • The cord storage provides convenient storage of the cord when not in use.

Review

It features a cool touch design and it has a high lift function, which makes it easy to remove smaller items like muffins and crumpets.

If you have a small kitchen this smaller model is great for you, it comes with 2 slices and the cable-storage facility keeps your worktop tidy. If you're worried about a slice getting burnt – the mid-cycle cancel feature lets you save your breakfast.

It also has a gloss finish. This toaster's reheat function is ideal for reheating toast without over browning and the 23862 toaster is made of stainless steel.

The 23862 appliance features 2 slots and the toaster has 850w power output. This Russell Hobbs 2 has a black colour.

The Variable browning control lets you make sure your bread is toasted the way you like it. It has a practical removable crumb tray that is incorporated into the toaster and makes maintaining and cleaning the device simple and removable crumb trays make cleaning very easy.

The defrost function gives you the option to store bread in your freezer, and have it ready when you need it.

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 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 toaster cheapest price is £15.99 in UK.

In this section, we have compared the prices for Russell Hobbs 23862 available for sale on the following online retailers.

    Toaster Name Brand Store Price
    Russell Hobbs 2 Slice Toaster Reheat Setting Black 23862 Russell Hobbs Electrical Discount UK £15.99
    Russell Hobbs 23862 in black with 2 slices Russell Hobbs Hughes £15.99
    Russell Hobbs 23862 DARWIN 2 Slice Toaster in Black Russell Hobbs Sonic Direct £17.00

    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 4 out 5 stars Good
    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 4.6 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 23862 (amazon.co.uk) Good £18.93 4 19 December 2018

    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.

    Specifications

    Here you can view the Russell Hobbs 2 Slice full specification list of features.

    Features Value
    Name Russell Hobbs 2 Slice Toaster Reheat Setting Black 23862
    Brand Russell Hobbs
    Model number 23862
    Range Name Russell Hobbs Darwin
    Colour Black
    Best Price £15.99 at Electrical Discount UK
    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
    Cool touch design Yes
    High lift facility Yes
    Cord Storage Yes
    Wattage 850 watts
    Material Stainless Steel
    EAN 4008496875658
    Finish Gloss
    Dimensions 320w x 188h x 175d mm

    This table consists of 23862 feature names and feature values.

    Comparisons

    Compare the Russell Hobbs 2 Slice with the best toaster models with similar features.

    Russell Hobbs 23862 comparisons table
    Swan ST19010GN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Green Chrome

    Swan ST19010GN

    With a removable crumb tray makes cleaning a breeze and the cord storage makes sure that unsightly cables can be tucked away. The ST19010GN toaster has cool touch design for safety and a cancel function allows you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning. It features a frozen setting will quickly defrost bread straight from the freezer and the swan toaster's variable browning ensures you get the perfect toast every time, cooked just to your liking. The reheat perfect if you get distracted and leave the toast to cool and it automatically shuts off once your toast is ready. The toaster's automatic bread centring works well to toast every slice evenly and high lift mechanism to remove small items easily. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010GN.

    Swan ST19010GRN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Grey Chrome

    Swan ST19010GRN

    There are several toast settings for perfect browning whatever your preference and it has cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter. This toaster also has cool touch design and a removable crumb tray allows you to easily clean your toaster. It has a defrost option – which is ideal for those times when need to thaw bread for breakfast and with the high lift feature the bread can be moved up to a higher position and is kept there for safely retrieving. For added safety and peace of mind it has an automatic shut-off feature and self-centering slots lets you accommodate thick sided bread. The reheat function is perfect for reheating toast without over browning and the st19010grn toaster has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want. 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

    The cool sidewalls help to keep fingers safe from burning when using the ST19010RN and you can select your perfect setting for golden brown toast with the variable browing control. Also, there is a cancel function that lets you cancel the toasting process at any time and the toaster comes with a defrost bread setting is perfect for defrosting and toasting frozen bread. The 2 Slices toaster has a High lift function which makes it easy to remove your toast and additionally, there is a reheat function to give your toast a quick blast without going through a whole toasting cycle again. Removable crumb tray - To keep your toaster clean and tidy, the crumb tray can be removed to clean and the cord storage provides convenient storage of the cord when not in use. An automatic bread centring design that ensures even toasting and it has an automatic shutoff safety feature. 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 bread-centring function makes sure the toast is browned evenly on both sides for perfect results and a removable crumb tray keeps messy crumbs at bay. A cancel function allows you to stop the ST19010BLN cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning and the st19010bln has cool touch design. The Swan toaster has cord storage to keep your worktop neat and tidy and in addition, this toaster model features an automatic shut off. This model's adjustable browning control is ideal for achieving the perfect golden colour and high-lift function for easy removal of smaller slices of bread. The toaster comes with a defrost function that thaws bread quickly and there is a reheat button that allows you to lower the slice back into the slots and reheat without re-toasting. 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

    It comes with a defrost feature that comes in really handy when you forget to take your bread out of the freezer and there is a cancel function that lets you cancel the toasting process at any time. This toaster also features a cool touch design and the high lift design makes it is easy to take out the toasted bread. For extra safety, this toaster comes with an auto shut off and the 2 slices toaster has a reheat function that allows you to lower the slice back into the slots and reheat without re-toasting. A removable crumb tray is great to make it easy to clean and the cord storage is used to keep your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy. The browning control regulates the colour of the toast and it comes with an automatic bread centring system. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010CN.

    Swan 2-Slice Toaster - Copper ST14040COPN

    Swan ST14040COPN

    You can pop frozen slices right in to the toaster by selecting the frozen/defrost setting and this model comes with a bagel feature that toasts one side of the bread and warms the other, ideal for bagels. The toaster has a cancel button so you can pop up your toast whenever you want and it's simple to clean too thanks to a removable crumb tray. The cord storage is used to keep your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy and high-lift function – so you can easily remove your toasted bread. This model features a reheat feature that allows you to place finished toast that has cooled, back in the Toaster to reheat and automatic shut-off feature helps to prevent overheating. There are several toast settings for perfect browning whatever your preference. 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

    With the automatic shut-off feature, this model prevents accidental fires and keeps you safe and the swan toaster has cool touch design for safe operation. In addition, it has a cancel function and it has a self-centre function. The toaster comes with A High lift facility for easy removal of small items and it also comes with variable browning controls. The ST19010BN 's cord storage helps keep your worktop tidy and the reheat perfect if you get distracted and leave the toast to cool. To keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy the toaster features a removable crumb tray and the defrost feature warms the bread then toasts it in one cycle, ideal if you regularly need to toast from frozen. 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

    There`s a variable browning control for precision toasting and it features a removable crumb tray to keep your kitchen surfaces clean and tidy. High lift function for easy removal of smaller breads and frozen setting, for ease and convenience, so no need to defrost your bread first. It offers cool touch housing and the swan toaster's reheat function will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. It comes with cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter and automatic shut-off prevents unintended or unsupervised use. The ST17020REDN appliance comes with a cancel function. 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

    A cancel function lets you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning and the toaster has cool touch design. A high-lift feature to make it even easier to remove your freshly toasted food and the st17020cren has a removable crumb tray for quick cleanup. It comes with cord storage for a clear worktop and there`s a variable browning control for precision toasting. The toaster has an automatic shut off and this toaster's reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast. In addition, this model has a defrost bread setting is perfect for defrosting and toasting frozen bread. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST17020CREN.

    Russell Hobbs 18780

    Russell Hobbs 18780

    This model has a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold and it boasts a defrost setting that gently warms frozen bread ready for toasting. The bagel setting toasts just the cut side of the bagel and the removable crumb tray makes it easy for you to keep your toaster clean and tidy. It features a mid cycle cancel button and in addition, there is variable browning control – so you can get your perfect slice every time. The cheapest price is £19.99 from Hughes.

    Read full review of Russell Hobbs 18780.

    Verdict

    Should I buy the 23862 or not?

    This Russell Hobbs 2 Slice has 2 slices capacity, gloss finish, black colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £15.99 at electrical discount uk. It also has high lift facility, 850 watts power output and cool touch design.

    There are some alternative toasters to the Russell Hobbs 2 Slice 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 4.6 out of 5 stars.

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