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List of brands we tested in this review.
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The recommended retail price as of September 2023.
enter value/s in increments of 1 between 23.45 and 1600
There are three types of vacuum sealers - edge, chamber and handheld.
The performance score is made up of frozen storage, fridge storage and pantry storage test results.
enter value/s in increments of i between 53 and 70
Ease of use score
We assess how easy the vacuum sealer is to use including the thoroughness of the instruction manuals, the ease of using the controls, the versatility of the unit and optional accessories and how easy they are to clean and store.
enter value/s in increments of i between 65 and 78
Built-in roll storage
Freezer storage score
We assess if the vacuum sealers will prolong the quality of fresh meat (chicken breast) in the freezer.
enter value/s in increments of i between 70 and 90
Fridge storage score
We assess if the vacuum sealers will prolong the quality of fresh meat (chicken breast) in the fridge.
enter value/s in increments of i between 30 and 50
Pantry storage score
We assess the appliance's ability to vacuum seal a delicate, dry food (cheezels) to retain crispness, flavour and texture in ambient (pantry) conditions.
enter value/s in increments of i between 60 and 80
Included in this review
- CHOICE Expert Rating
- Performance score
- Freezer storage score
- Fridge storage score
- Pantry storage score
- Ease of use score
- Noise (dB)
- Good points
- Bad points
- Country of origin
- Hand held vacuum attachment supplied
- Stop button
- Auto vac and seal function
- Manual vacuum function
- Manual seal function
- Dry function
- Gentle function
- Moist function
- Marinate function
- Sous vide function
- Seal type
- Built-in cutter
- Built-in roll storage
- Vacuum sealer roll supplied
- Vacuum sealer bags supplied
- Dimensions of supplied bags or rolls
- Spare parts supplied
- Optional storage canisters
- Vacuum channel with removable liquid tray
- Are generic bags ok to use?
- Claimed dimensions (cm, H x W x D)
- Weight (kg)
- Cord length (cm)
- Waiting time between sealing cycles