Powerful Microwaves

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The list of the most powerful microwaves is assembled according to user opinions, rather than wattage specifications. Most of the microwaves on this list are small-medium sized countertop models, which are within the medium price range ($100-$300); the only exception is the 4th microwave on the list, which is a heftier over-the-range model. Surprisingly, wattage is not strongly correlated with high power ratings, and many of the leading products in this category have average wattage. Frigidaire is considered the leading brand for powerful microwaves.

Microwaves Rated Highest for Power

The Microwaves Rated Highest for Power were determined by an in-depth analysis of the collected opinions. Buzzrake took into account the frequency and manner in which the microwave's power is mentioned by users.
#1 rated in powerful: Frigidaire 0.9 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven, scored 100/100100

1. Frigidaire 0.9 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven

Users chose the Frigidaire 0.9 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven as the #1 most powerful microwave. Opinions reveal that it is a reliable microwave. It is said to be much more powerful than others. In addition, consumers feel that they are getting their money's worth with this product, and it is rated highly for value.
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#2 rated in powerful: Amana 1.6 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave Oven, scored 97/10097

2. Amana 1.6 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave Oven

The Amana 1.6 cu. ft. Countertop Microwave Oven was chosen by users as the #2 most powerful microwave. It is rated high above average for power. Owners feel that it is worth the cost, and its value rating is above average. However, it is not very quiet during operation.
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#3 rated in powerful: Frigidaire 1.1 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave, scored 87/10086

3. Frigidaire 1.1 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave

According to user opinions, the Frigidaire 1.1 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave is the #3 most powerful microwave. It is ranked above average for power. Most users are just somewhat pleased with this unit's performance. However, users find that it is somewhat worth the money, and it is rated around average for value.
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#4 rated in powerful: Samsung 2.1 Cu. Ft. Over-the-Range Microwave, scored 86/10085

4. Samsung 2.1 Cu. Ft. Over-the-Range Microwave

The Samsung 2.1 Cu. Ft. Over-the-Range Microwave is considered the #4 most powerful microwave oven. Opinions reveal that it is a reliable microwave. Despite its average wattage, it is said to be more powerful than others. However, it is not very quiet during operation.
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#5 rated in powerful: Oster 1.1 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven, scored 86/10085

5. Oster 1.1 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven

According to users, the Oster 1.1 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven is the #5 best microwave in terms of power. This microwave has high quality ratings. It is said to be more powerful than others. In addition, users report that they would probably buy this product again, knowing what they know now.
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