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Frigidaire FFCE1638L[S]
 
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$155.84 - $191.95
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Summary: This Frigidaire 1.6 cubic-foot 1100-watt has
  • a sensor
  • touchpad controls.
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Type: Large countertop microwaves
About - Frigidaire FFCE1638L[S]

The Frigidaire FFCE1638L[S] is part of the microwave oven test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, countertop microwave oven models like the FFCE1638L[S] are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Heating evenness:
This reflects how evenly a model reheated a dish of cold mashed potatoes.

Defrosting evenness:
This is based on how well the automatic-defrost program defrosted one pound of frozen ground chuck.

Speed of heating:
This score is based on the temperature rise of water heated in the microwave.
About This Brand

Frigidaire currently offers few over-the-range microwaves but is rolling out its new high-end Electrolux line. A wave-touch model with bottom controls will be available. Current Frigidaire models are sold for $250 to $450 at retailers nationwide.

Features & Specs - Frigidaire FFCE1638L[S]
info Claimed capacity (cu. ft.) 1.6
info Watts 1100
info Detailed prompts Yes
info Convection mode No
info Sensor Yes
info Stainless/SS-look option Yes
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User Reviews - Frigidaire FFCE1638L[S]
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2.0
Acceptable, but annoying....
11/24/2012
Pros
Easy To Clean
Easy To Install
Powerful
Simple Display
Cons
Beeps Incessantly
Best Uses
Leftovers
Popcorn
Comment:
Reheats well, but unevenly. Pops popcorn quickly.<br /><br />After cooking time expires, it beeps incessantly, every five seconds until you open the door. Really annoying!<br /><br />Programming error in the clock reads am/pm incorrectly at midnight. It is unimportant, but does indicate a bit about the attention to detail.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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