Tower 5102400142

Tower 5102400142 review

By Model Numbers Virtual Assistant | Updated 30 Sep 2019 | Created 24 Jan 2019


Tower 5102400142 review
Tower 2 Slice Rose Gold Edition Stainless Steel Toaster, Black 5102400142
Rating: 3.3 out of 5 stars

Review Contents

Features

  • The reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast.
  • It has a mid cycle cancel button.
  • The 5102400142 appliance boasts a defrost function that allows you to toast bread directly from frozen.
  • There is a browning level control to stop over-toasting your bread.
  • This two slice toaster is suited for smaller kitchens.
  • It consists of two slots.

Review

This chart shows the ratings for Tower 5102400142 toaster including, features, functions, design, safety, ease of use, price and users ratings.

This chart shows the ratings for Tower 5102400142 toaster including, features, functions, design, safety, ease of use, price and users ratings.

It can heat 2 slices at once and it is black. The wide slots accommodate large items.

Also, this model features a defrost setting gently warms frozen bread ready for toasting. It features variable browning control – so you can get your perfect slice every time and a cancel function is on board to give you total control over the toasting cycle. The reheat function will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold.

The Tower 2 Slice is made of stainless steel. The 5102400142 has 2 slots.

Brand

The British manufacturer, Tower, makes electricals and home appliances. It was founded in Wolverhampton, West Midlands in 1912 by George Cadman. Tower specialises in toasters, knives, microwaves, pressure cookers, bread makers, sandwich makers, catering, slow cookers, cookware, ovenware, coffee makers, food preparation and fryers.

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Considerations

What should your consider when deciding to buy the Tower toaster?

If you are considering buying the 5102400142 appliance 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 Tower toaster?

The Tower toaster cheapest price is £44.99 in UK.

In this section, we have compared the prices for Tower 5102400142 available for sale on the following online retailers.

    Toaster Name Brand Store Price
    Tower 2 Slice Rose Gold Edition Stainless Steel Toaster, Black 5102400142 Tower Ryman £44.99
    Tower 2 Slice Rose Gold Edition Stainless Steel Toaster, White 5102400142 Tower Ryman £44.99
    Tower 2 Slice Rose Gold Edition Stainless Steel Toaster, Marble 5102400142 Tower Ryman £44.99

    You can compare this toaster price with similar Tower toasters with 2 Slices in the table below:

    Toaster Brand Country Price
    Tower T20009W/6 2-Slice Toaster - White T20009W6 Tower UK £5.29
    Tower T20013 2-Slice Toaster - Black Tower UK £7
    Tower T20013W 2-Slice Toaster - White Tower UK £14.99
    Tower T20009 2-Slice Toaster - Black Tower UK £16.99
    Tower 2-Slice Toaster - Red T20014R Tower UK £17

    Compare all Tower toasters prices in UK.

    There are various Tower toasters that cost less than this Tower toaster that you could consider, but the cheapest model is the Tower T20009W/6 2-Slice Toaster - White T20009W6 costing £5.29 (last checked on 30 September 2019).

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    Ratings

    In this section, you can compare the 5102400142 ratings.

    The following table shows the ratings for 5102400142 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 4 out 5 stars Good
    Users 0 out 5 stars No Rating
    Overall Rating 3.3 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 Tower toaster full specification list of features.

    Features Value
    Name Tower 2 Slice Rose Gold Edition Stainless Steel Toaster, Black 5102400142
    Brand Tower
    Model number 5102400142
    Colour Black
    Best Price £44.99 at Ryman
    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
    Material Stainless Steel
    EAN 5056032925007
    Style Retro
    Finish Rose Gold

    This table consists of 5102400142 feature names and feature values.

    Comparisons

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

    Tower 5102400142 comparisons table
    Swan ST19010GRN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Grey Chrome

    Swan ST19010GRN

    This model boasts with a defrost setting gently warms frozen bread ready for toasting and the bread-centring function is ideal to make sure the bread is toasted evenly on both sides. An extra high lift feature to stop you burning your fingers as you retrieve your toast and this toaster has cool touch design. The auto shut off offers extra safety and you can also select your perfect setting for golden brown toast with the variable browing control. There is cord storage to keep your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy and mid cycle cancel function lets you can pop up your toast whenever you want. It also features a removable crumb tray for easy cleaning and if your toast has popped up and gone cold, this toaster offers a re-heat facility. 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

    This toaster's reheat option can reheat toast quickly and easily and automatic shut-off feature helps to prevent overheating. It also features a cancel button to cancel the toasting process at any time and the toaster's automatic bread centring works well to toast every slice evenly. It features a practical removable crumb tray that is incorporated into the toaster and makes maintaining and cleaning the device simple and additionally, there is easy cord storage so that your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy. For extra safety, it comes with cool touch walls and this toaster has adjustable browning control for achieving the perfect golden colour. Also, this toaster has a High lift function which makes it easy to remove your toast and this model comes with a defrost feature that comes in really handy when you forget to take your bread out of the freezer. 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

    A removable crumb tray is ideal for easy cleaning to stop smoking or charring and the swan st19010bln 2 slice has auto shut-off feature that provides added safety and peace of mind. Bread-centring guide - ensures the bread is toasted evenly on both sides and the st19010bln has cord storage. The reheat function is great if you've ever accidentally left your toast in the slot to go cold and in addition, there is a frozen bread function means you can toast bread straight from the freezer with the swan st19010bln 2 slice . The toaster's high lift design makes it is easy to take out the toasted bread and the 2 slices toaster has a cancel function. It also comes with adjustable browning control for achieving the perfect golden colour and this toaster has cool sidewalls for safety. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010BLN.

    Swan Retro 2 Slice Toaster - Pink ST17020PN

    Swan ST17020PN

    There is an automatic safety shut-off in the event of jammed bread and it incorporates a high lift mechanism to remove small items easily. Also, this toaster can accommodate a variety of breads and it offers a frozen feature, perfect for when you discover that emergency loaf at the back of the freezer. The Swan toaster has a mid-cycle cancellation feature and in addition, there is cord storage to keep your worktop neat and tidy. The variable browning control will ensure that your toast has the correct degree of browning every time and there is an automatic bread centring for even toasting results. The toaster comes with removable crumb tray makes cleaning a breeze 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 toaster comes with cool touch design. The cheapest price is £29.99 from Robert Dyas.

    Read full review of Swan ST17020PN.

    Swan ST19010CN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Cream Chrome

    Swan ST19010CN

    The Swan ST19010CN 2 Slice comes with cool touch design and the reheat perfect if you get distracted and leave the toast to cool. For added safety and peace of mind the toaster has an auto shut-off feature and there is an automatic bread centring for even toasting results. This toaster comes with a defrost function that thaws bread quickly and an extra lift position allows you easier access to smaller pieces of bread/bagels. There is a cancel function that lets you cancel the toasting process at any time and the cable-storage facility keeps your worktop tidy. It incorporates a removable crumb tray for easy cleaning and variable browning control ensures you get the perfect toast, just the way you like it. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010CN.

    Swan ST19010GN 2 Slice Retro Style Toaster in Green Chrome

    Swan ST19010GN

    It has a high rise facility and this model's reheat function will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. The Swan toaster has cool touch design for safety and an automatic bread centring design that ensures even toasting. The removable crumb trays are used to easily clean your toaster and in addition, it has cord storage - unsightly cables can be tucked away. There is a defrost cycle for frozen breads and if you wish to interrupt the toasting cycle, then you can use the cancel button on the st19010gn appliance. The variable browning control will ensure that your toast has the correct degree of browning every time and the auto shut-off feature is an added benefit for anyone who has a habit of being forgetful or leaving their food unattended. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010GN.

    Swan 2-Slice Toaster - Copper ST14040COPN

    Swan ST14040COPN

    The bagel setting toasts just the cut side of the bagel and the reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast. Hi Lift facility - To remove smaller items from your toaster such as crumpets etc. you can use this lift on the lever to safely remove these and the cord storage helps keep your worktop tidy. The detachable crumb tray makes cleaning up simpler and easy thanks to the detachable crumb tray and it offers a frozen setting, perfect for when you discover that emergency loaf at the back of the freezer. A cancel function allows you to stop the ST14040COPN cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning and with several different browning levels, everyone will be able to get their toast exactly how they like it. The appliance has an automatic shut off. 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

    Removable crumb tray allows you to easily clean your toaster and you can defrost frozen bread without toasting it with the defrost function. The toaster has a mid cycle cancel function allowing you to cancel your toasting mid cycle if you're in a hurry and the swan toaster has auto shut-off feature that provides added safety and peace of mind. This toaster offers a cool touch design and it also has a high rise feature. It comes with variable browning control ensuring you get perfect toast and the toaster's automatic bread centring works well to toast every slice evenly. The cord storage helps keep your worktop tidy and if you've ever accidentally left your toast in the slot to go cold, then the handy reheat setting is for you. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Swan ST19010BN.

    Igenix 2 SLICE TOASTER WHITE IGPK05

    Igenix IGPK05

    The mid-cycle cancel feature lets you stop your toast getting burnt and it comes with variable browning control. Reheat setting alllows you to quickly reheat your toast and non-slip feet - it'll stand stably on your work surface for safety when in use. The defrost function thaws bread quickly and high lift function for the easy removal of small slices. It comes with cord storage for a clear worktop and this toaster has cool sidewalls for safety. It also has variable width bread slots for thick or thin sliced bread and it has self-centring racks that will make sure every slice is evenly toasted on both sides. The cheapest price is £12.99 from Slingsby.

    Read full review of Igenix IGPK05.

    Quest 2-Slice Toaster - Red 34290

    Quest 34290

    There is a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold and the toaster has a removable crumb tray that helps keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy. With the automatic shut-off feature, the toaster prevents accidental fires and keeps you safe and the toasting process can be stopped at any time by pressing the cancel button. The variable browning is ideal so you can enjoy toast exactly as you like it and additionally, this model has a defrost function that allows you to toast bread directly from frozen. A high-lift lever to remove small items safely and it has cool touch design. The cheapest price is £17.99 from Robert Dyas.

    Read full review of Quest 34290.

    Verdict

    Should I buy the Tower toaster or not?

    This 5102400142 toaster has 2 slices capacity, retro style, rose gold finish, black colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £44.99 at ryman. It also has wide slots.

    There are some alternative toasters to the 5102400142 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, Igenix IG3012, Signature 200656 and Daewoo SDA1110.

    This toaster has an overall rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars.

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