700w is considered low wattage for microwave ovens. Microwaves with this wattage are often inexpensive countertop
models, which cost $65 on average. They typically offer around 0.7 cu. ft. of space. These microwaves receive high user ratings for reliability
. Their scores for value
are also quite high, which is not surprising considering their appealing price tags. However, they tend to receive low marks for their overall performance
and take longer to cook food.