Online opinions show us that standard household blenders top the charts in this category: for the most part, countertop models with 40-60 oz carafes rate significantly higher than both personal-sized and professional units. On average, glass containers outperform plastic ones.
Another fun fact has to due with price: most of the top rated products in this category are pretty cheap, with an average online price of $70. Accordingly, the brands with the best performance scores are all very affordable, including Hamilton Beach, Oster and KitchenAid.
Most Efficient Blenders
Following a thorough analysis of the collected opinions, Buzzrake produced the following rankings of the Most Efficient Blenders. Buzzrake took into account the frequency and manner in which each blender's performance is mentioned by users.
User opinions indicate that the Hamilton Beach BlenderChef 12-Speed Blender is the #1 blender in terms of performance. This is a countertop blender that features a 56oz carafe made of plastic. Opinions show that users are satisfied with the blender and may recommend it to their friends. Users find that it performs much better than most blenders and that it regularly produces great results. Also, the cleanup task will not be time consuming, as user opinions show that the carafe is not difficult to clean.
Users consider the Hamilton Beach Smoothie Smart Blender the #2 most efficient blender. This is a countertop blender that comes equipped with a 40oz carafe made of glass. Users report that this blender performs much better than other blenders and that it regularly produces great results. The blender's quality ratings are high compared to other blenders. Also, when it comes to ease of use, this blender is easy to assemble and operate.
The Oster Versa Performance Blender is ranked the #3 blender in terms of performance. This is a professional blender that features a 64oz container made of plastic. Users report that it performs better than other blenders and that it regularly produces good results. It shouldn't take long to clean this blender, as user opinions show that the carafe is not difficult to clean. Also, users consider the 1100w motor to be powerful, even though its wattage is average compared to other professional blenders.
Users consider the Cuisinart SmartPower Duet Blender and Food Processor the #4 most efficient blender. This is a countertop blender that features a 40oz carafe made of glass. The cleanup task will not be time consuming, as it receives high ratings for easy cleanup. Users consider the 350w motor to be powerful, even though its wattage is low compared to other countertop blenders. However, the blender's quality ratings are around average.
The Oster 8-Speed Blender is considered the #5 most efficient blender. This is a countertop blender that features a 48oz carafe made of glass. The quality ratings for the blender are high. Opinions show that it is reliable. Also, when it comes to using the blender, it is easy to assemble and operate.