In the modern world, the embedded equipment for kitchen premises becomes especially relevant, which is considered very ergonomic. Cooking surfaces from the famous brand whirlpool can be perfectly fit into any modern or classic kitchen set.
A little about the company
Whirlpool is considered one of the largest manufacturers of modern household appliances for the house. In its assortment, you can detect a numerous amount of goods for domestic use with energy saving function. Every year, the brand produces new and improved plates, cooking surfaces, microwaves, washing machines and much more. All products take place a few quality controls and is considered to be completely safe for use at home.
All products from the brand have excellent warranty period, and, most importantly, they practically do not fail for the entire period of operation.
Large model range
In the current assortment whirlpool can be detected The following varieties of cooking surfaces:
Induction (with independent installation)
- Panel ACM 810 / BF with 4 burners in a dark shade. This model has comfortable beveled edges, made of high quality ceramics. Touch. Equipped with a functions of combining burners, which allows you to ensure uniform heating area under any size and type of dishes. Has a timer and the indicator of the remainder of heat. The price is just over 40 thousand rubles.
- ACM 822 / NE is a more profitable model for acquisition. The width of this panel is only 60 cm, made of high-quality glass-ceramic, has 4 induction zones for cooking with high power. Price – 27 thousand.
- Glass-ceramic model AKT 8130 BA with 4 burners can be a profitable purchase for those who are looking for a multifunctional panel for a medium-sized kitchen. This type is equipped with a timer, touch control lock, as well as the heat residual indicator. One hardware is wide, ideal for the same heating of large saucepan. Price – about 22 thousand rubles.
- ACM 920 / BF with 4 burners. Two of the four burners can be easily combined for warming up, for example, very large dishes (bussymen or gadnitsa). The surface of the induction is 58 cm. This model is quite expensive: its cost is almost 40 thousand rubles. However, it is equipped with all the necessary features for quality work in the kitchen. Moreover, this model is completely safe.
Gas cooking panels from whirlpool can not be called budget, because they cost no less electrosantics and induction models. But they have their own positive parties.
- Independent panel GMI 7522 IX with 5 burners. It has a silver concise design that is ideal for any modern Kitchen in the style of high-tech. Equipped with high-strength cast iron grille. The central burner is considered the most powerful because it has 2 rows of flame. Suitable for rapid food heating. Cost – about 37 thousand rubles.
- The more budget can be considered an option with 4 GOR6414 NB burners in black. This panel is made of durable tempered glass, lattice – cast iron. Pretty simple care, has all the functions needed for comfortable operation, including electrical tract and gas control. Price – 22 thousand rubles.
- For those who are interested in very small cooking panels, consisting of just 2 burners, we recommend to look at AKT 301 IX in a silver shade. This model is equipped with enamelled lattices and hobs with different power, as well as electrical tract and gas control for the most comfortable work in the kitchen.
- Also inexpensive, but at the same time a high-quality version for the purchase can be a model with 4 burners in classical design – AKM 516 JA. This panel is made in beige, flame power button are located on the side, there is gas control. The average price is about 14 thousand rubles.
Watch panels from whirlpool are quite expensive, but many of the models can be purchased at competitive prices – on discounts. To do this, it is enough to regularly track the goods from official representatives of Whirlpool.
Tips for specialists
Before purchasing or installing the ready-made brand panel, It is recommended to get acquainted with the advice of professionals.
- Care for embedded surfaces is very neat. So, do not wipe them with an ordinary sponge for washing dishes, otherwise there will be not only divorces on the surface, but also fat stains. If the panel of glass ceramics, like many of the presented in the range, is best used a separate sponge and soft cloth, as well as non-aggressive detergents for cleansing.
- It is very important to avoid burning food, and also do not put dirty pan on the surface of the panel. Otherwise, the sensor on the induction or electrical panel, the grid on gas is rapidly polluted, and they will be very difficult to wash them.
- In the case of using the induction plate, it is important not to forget to use the dishes exclusively adapted for them.
- Installation of the cooking surface should be trusted only by qualified masters. Before first use, it is very important to study all the instructions for the panel in detail and deal with all the proposed features.
- The goods from the brand are quite expensive, and therefore it should be purchased only from official suppliers in licensed sales points. Otherwise, you can stumble upon a poor-quality thing, money for which you can not return. The same applies to the acquisition of parts with possible breakdowns. They must be alone.
- When selecting the panel, it is recommended to immediately look after the brand oven. It can be located under it or be isolated. If he will match the style with the panel, the interior will be more harmonious.
- When selecting a cooking panel, it is very important to study it in detail. Its specifications, opportunities and dimension series. For very little kitchens, there is no need to buy a panel with 4 burners.
Reviews about brand products are quite versatile, because each person may have its own opinion on a particular product. But in general, reviews about whirlpool positive cooking surfaces.
- Decent appearance, very sensitive sensory surface in induction and electric panels.
- The presence of an energy saving sensor, as well as a complete set of various functions, including a timer, a function of protection against children, electorogeg at gas models and shutdown when overheating.
- Good warranty period and long-term operation without any hints for breakdowns.
- Easy view of the glass-ceramic surface.
- Large model range of products and their color gamut, including not only standard colors (black and white), but some others.
As for the minuses that customers noticed, they attributed to them the lack of a protective metal frame on some models of touch panels, for example on Whirlpool Pleat AKT 809 / NE. Also, the resentment is also expressed by those users of touch panels, who have to care about them with time. However, this feedback can be considered skeptical, because when careing it is very important to observe a number of nuances in order to cover the panel with the perfect.
Summing up, it can be said that in general, the built-in panels from the company Whirlpool are recommended to those customers who want to buy good and high-quality equipment for the kitchen.
In the next video you will find overview of the induction cooking surface of Whirlpool ACM 808 / BA / S.