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Wall oven reviews

Last tested: 16 June 2015

A good oven is an essential purchase you want to get right the first time. That's why we're here to help you find the best oven for your kitchen. Want to know more? Read about how we test ovens. Not sure what type you need? Use our expert oven buying guide.

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Our lab test results will tell you which ovens:

  • are the best overall performers
  • are best at roasting, grilling, multi-shelf cooking and low-temperature cooking
  • are easiest to use
  • are easiest to clean (including which ones come with self-cleaning functions).

We'll tell you their real internal dimensions, not just what's on the box; lay out their features such as pyrolytic and catalytic cleaning, smokeless grill trays, telescopic runners and steam cooking; and run the numbers to show you how much each model will cost to run.

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This is the manufacturer's recommended retail price as of November 2015.

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Steam function
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Injects bursts of steam during cooking.

Pyrolytic function
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True self-cleaning ovens are pyrolytic. Set on the cleaning mode, the oven locks itself and heats up to around 500°C, converting food residues into ash, which you wipe away when it cools.

Catalytic liners
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Often referred to as 'self-cleaning' surfaces, catalytic liners work by absorbing fat splatters. You need to regularly heat the oven to 250°C for an hour to burn off the splatters and wipe them with a damp cloth when cool.

Features

Pizza functions
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Models that have bottom plus fan mode, bottom plus fan-forced mode, or a specific pizza mode.

Grill only
Fan forced
Smokeless grill tray
Telescopic runners

Test results

Performance score
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Our home economist cooks a range of meals to test the oven's ability to perform over a range of temperatures, times and functions. The performance score accounts for 60% of the overall score.

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Ease of use score

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Pizza score
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A fresh pizza is cooked at very high temperature for a short period to assess the oven's ability to crisp and brown the base and evenly cook the toppings.

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Roast chicken score
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We roast a chicken to assess baking a non-uniform food at moderate to high temperature over a long period while retaining moisture and crisping the skin.

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Measured internal baking volume (L)
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The internal baking volume is calculated from measurements of the lowest shelf of the oven or baking tray (if supplied with one) to the grill element, side-wall to side-wall, and the rear-wall to the door.

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  • Overall score
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  • Running costs ($/10 yrs)
  • Performance score
  • Ease of use score
  • Grilling toast score
  • Scone score
  • Meringue score
  • Roast chicken score
  • Pizza score
  • Brand reliability score
  • Brand loyalty
  • Measured internal baking volume (L)
  • Steam function
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  • Price
  • Brand
  • Model
  • Type
  • Claimed external dimensions (mm, HxWxD)
  • Internal baking dimensions (mm, HxWxD)
  • Pyrolytic function
  • Catalytic liners
  • Smokeless grill tray
  • Telescopic runners
  • Clock
  • Defrost
  • Warm mode
  • Bottom element only
  • Fan forced
  • Fan assist
  • Fan grill
  • Grill only
  • Half grill
  • Pizza functions
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