GE Countertop Microwave Ovens

GE Countertop Microwave Ovens

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  • GE Microwave JES 1634

    May 13, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use; priced affordably
    Cons: Door hard to open with one hand, it sticks sometimes

    Summary: We purchased this microwave about a month ago and we really like it. The user's manual is easy to read, and it is easy to find the topic you are looking for in it also. My previous microwave was a Sears model bought in 1984, so I was more than happy to ... read more

  • It's So Easy

    Nov 1, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to Use, Convenience Features, Express Cook, Easy to Understand
    Cons: Hard to Press Keypad

    Summary: We had salvaged our old, 1970 something Kenmore Microwave because it gave out. We went to looking for a dependable microwave for a family on the go, like us. When we found it, we purchased it because of price. The convinience buttons also make it easier ... read more

  • Very nice, easy to use microwave oven.

    Aug 12, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Compact size, Easy to use and clean, economical and good value.
    Cons: It's too small to defrost the Christmas turkey.

    Summary: This is my 2nd microwave ever. The first was in 1984, an Amana. It finally had to go. The best qualities of this model, in my opinion the size of my new GE microwave is perfect. It takes up a smaller amount of counter space than my old microwave ... read more

  • The Number One Source of Radiation in Our Apartment!

    Jul 27, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to clean and use, simple instructions, great bonus features.
    Cons: I'm not a connoisseur of microwaves--I'm sure there some things they could improve...

    Summary: How did people make food back in the day before Microwaves? I assume there was a step between skewered animals on spits over fires and the beauty of irradiated foods, but I don't know what it was. Actually, my parents didn't own a microwave ... read more

  • An Electric Best Friend

    Jun 13, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: It is perfect for the person who microwaves everything
    Cons: No real cons

    Summary: I have been using this beast for the past two years in a dorm room, and I can tell you it has cooked just about anything a microwave can handle. The popcorn function is excellent. I have never had a problem burning popcorn in it, since it has the ... read more

  • GE Really Cooks.

    May 27, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: 1.One touch cooking controls. 2.Easy to clean. 3. reminder ring for forgotten food.
    Cons: None

    Summary: The very nicely equipped GE Counter top Microwave, is a must have for people on the go. It's nice off white color makes it extremely easy to read the list of features. I have had this particular microwave for the past 3 years, and have not been ... read more

  • Take Out The Guessing Game With GE Microwave

    Apr 24, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Has lasted 6 years, does it's job and is very easy to use.
    Cons: None that I have experienced.

    Summary: I have had my GE Turntable Microwave for a few years now. It was given to us as a gift when we got our first apartment 4 years ago. This microwave was also used, by the person who gave it to us, for about 3 years. So this microwave is at least 6 ... read more

  • A Great Microwave Oven!

    Apr 23, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: "Smart features" and price.
    Cons: It beeps too much.

    Summary: I recently had to replace my old microwave oven, and went out shopping for a new one. I came upon the GE countertop microwave oven, and was extremely surprised to see it was priced at $89.99, so I purchased it. For the price, I wasn't expecting much, ... read more

  • Convenience, and MORE

    Mar 10, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Convenience buttons, and turn table makes for a easy clean up.
    Cons: Might have to read the directions! Can be confusing.

    Summary: I just recently got my new microwave.. I'm the type of person that will not buy a new appliance, unless I absolutely have to. I had my old microwave for almost 10 years. It wouldn't pop popcorn, and it took forever for some things to get done but ... read more

  • A Popcorn Machine For Under One Hundred Dollars!

    Feb 20, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Convenient. Easy to Use.
    Cons: Meat comes out with an unusual taste.

    Summary: My wife and I actually use this microwave oven for more than just popping popcorn. However, I think that this oven has seen more popcorn than anything else. One nice feature about this oven is the one-touch popcorn button. It knows how long to pop ... read more

  • Who Needs An Oven When You've Got a GE microwave?

    Jan 24, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Ease of Use, Efficient, Quiet, Looks Good
    Cons: None

    Summary: All great chefs know and use the tools of the trade and you can bet that most of them use a General Electric microwave in their own home. This microwave is the best microwave I have ever used. It is a 900 Mhz model and provides plenty of cooking power ... read more

  • I've never been so excited about an appliance!

    Dec 3, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Compact, powerful, intelligent design
    Cons: Reheat function is a bit too hot!

    Summary: I happened about upon this microwave by chance--I was looking for something to replace our oversized, underpowered 10-year old monster. This one (a GE Profile) was an open box special--it was marked down to about $100 because someone had returned it. I ... read more

  • GE Has The Power!

    Nov 25, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Speed, Price, Options and Ease of Use
    Cons: Takes up A Lot of Counter Space & Adjusting to the Speed

    Summary: We recently purchased a "GE Turntable" countertop black microwave from Walmart, and it is the best thing we could've done! We've only had it for about 3 months now, but it has performed better than even expected. I guess when you are using a ... read more

  • Bad luck twice

    Oct 10, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: rare size dimensions
    Cons: not reliable

    Summary: This was the only midsize microwave that was long enough and not too deep to fit above my sink. I went through trouble getting it at authorized retailer. (Home Depot and Searse can special order it for you). The first microwave that was ... read more

  • The Porche of Microwaves

    Sep 27, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Simple to use, numerous features
    Cons: none

    Summary: Recently, our family moved across the country. When packing our things we had to decide what to take and what to pitch in the trash. Our old dinosaur of a microwave had seen better days. It was off to the dumpster. Upon our arrival in Arizona ... read more

  • Microwave Counter Cooking Made Easy And Affordable

    Aug 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Convenience Cooking Controls
    Cons: None

    Summary: While I was growing up my Mother always bought General Electric products and many of them are still serving her well years after they were purchased. When it came time for me to get a microwave for my dorm room I headed straight to Sears to see what GE ... read more

  • Time is on my side, yes it is!

    Aug 25, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Very efficient, great for defrosting
    Cons: Setting the time

    Summary: Along with my new refrigerator, my children bought me a new turn table microwave. My old one was shooting sparks all over the place, and really did not heat up any food that was placed in it. They gave me the microwave for my birthday and boy was I ... read more

  • GE ... oh Gee

    Jul 7, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Size , ease of use , ease of cleaning
    Cons: Plastic door glass , defective glass turntable

    Summary: GE Turntable CounterTop Microwave My husband brought this Microwave home , after our last Microwave died . ( I have to say I wasn’t sorry to see it go - it was huge , with the old-style knobs and NO turntable )This microwave takes up half as ... read more

  • A great buy!

    Jun 20, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: one touch features, turn table
    Cons: none

    Summary: I bought this microwave, GE onetouch model number JES1131GB001, because mine was getting older and I wanted one with more features. I considered many brands and models. I narrowed it down to this one and a Sharp model. I love the turn table and one ... read more

  • Cute And Affordable

    Jun 12, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Affordable
    Cons: A Little On The Small Side

    Summary: A nice microwave. It's a little small, but I haven't had any problems with it, and I live with a bunch of people. It's a good purchase if you are on a budget. I like this microwave because it looks nice in my kitchen and it doesn't take up a lot of room. ... read more

  • Couldn't Ask For Better Value

    Jun 7, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use and clean
    Cons: None

    Summary: GE Model # JES1351 This microwave was purchased on a last minute, hurry up and get it basis. I make novelty chocolate suckers in my home and sell them to friends and family. In order to melt the chocolate I MUST have access to a microwave ... read more

  • I Love It!!!!

    Jun 7, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Big on power, small on space
    Cons: Can't think of any!

    Summary: My husband and I bought this microwave (model:7ES733) about 4 years ago after living without any microwave for over 2 years. What a time-saver! I just love this thing! It is small and efficient. It has a power output of 700 watts. I know, that ... read more


    May 23, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: easy to use, durable
    Cons: none

    Summary: This little microwave is essential to survival. In the morning it cooks my bacon. At dinner it warms up whatever I had made over the weekend or whatever my take-out leftovers were. It is the greatest all-purpose microwave. I couldn't live without a ... read more

  • Fast Food Homestyle

    May 8, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: easy to use, easy to clean, great for defrosting
    Cons: none

    Summary: GE Microwave: Countertop Model product number: JE1350 I must admit I love my microwave. For fast warming up of food, simple popping of popcorn and defrosting of food in a snap, I use mine almost constantly. I also ... read more

  • Heat and Eat

    May 8, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything
    Cons: Nothing

    Summary: I purchased my GE microwave about 3 years ago. I bought it for many reasons. First and formost was cost. It was rather inexpensive compared to a lot of others. Next was size. It is small yet has a big interior so I can actually cook in it. I also ... read more

  • It's As Simple As It Gets

    Apr 20, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: One-button cooking
    Cons: Too narrow in height inside

    Summary: Ease of use -- that's what I was after. I wanted dependable, powerful, but easy to use. I bought a Model JES831 countertop GE microwave a few weeks ago when (like everyone else) my old one died. My most favorite feature on this microwave is the ... read more

  • Feature Packed

    Apr 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: lots of features, very good value, easy to clean
    Cons: big, may not be suited for people with limited space

    Summary: This is a Model JES1131 GE Countertop Microwave. I purchased this particular model because it had all the features I wanted and was on sale for $89.00, which makes it a great value. My favorite feature of this microwave is the removable ... read more

  • JES1851 was a steal!

    Mar 22, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Fantastic oven, works perfectly, great price
    Cons: Can't think of any!

    Summary: You may be asking yourself "what is a JES1851?".... I'll explain: Our microwave finally gave out after 15 years of service. I figured we had gotten our money out of it. I went searching for a new one. I checked out the web pages for ... read more

  • imagine not having a microwave

    Mar 14, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: easy to use and stylish
    Cons: it's a wonderful product

    Summary: my now husband and I were living with my mother-in-law. That was hard enough but when she left she took her microwave. I thought I was going to loose my mind. I have had a microwave all my life. When she took hers I didn't know how to defrost meat, ... read more

  • I love my Microwave

    Feb 26, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Durable and easy to use
    Cons: None

    Summary: This is a GE 1100 Watt Microwave. I purchased this microwave last summer. The one I had was still working fine, but was 14 years old and was very large. It took up so much space on my counter. This is why I wanted to purchase a new compact one that would ... read more

  • Great for dorms!

    Feb 5, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: great price, handy features, great overall microwave
    Cons: lower power than some microwaves

    Summary: I picked one of these GE countertop microwaves up before coming to school a year and a half ago, and it has served me faithfully ever since. While it is not the most powerful nuclear cooking device I have ever seen, it definitely is up to most ... read more

  • great gift

    Feb 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: child proof
    Cons: n/a

    Summary: This microwave was given to me as a birthday gift. I wasn't expecting a microwave with all the features this one has. It has a timer on it that doesn't have to be use when the microwave is on. Since i don't have a time for when i am baking this feature ... read more

  • Hate this microwave!

    Jan 26, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: don't know any pros to this product!
    Cons: breaks to easy

    Summary: When we purchased this microwave I thought it would last at least longer then a year. Shortly after a years was up (you know that is when things would usually break, not while under warranty) something happened to the door, it would not open. I wasn't ... read more

  • Can't Live Without It

    Jan 24, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything
    Cons: None

    Summary: I just got my GE Countertop Microwave a few weeks ago, after retiring my other microwave that was 10 years old and I can't say enough good things about this. I have a very active home with many children who seem to always want to eat. We use the ... read more


    Jan 22, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Cons: NONE

    Summary: My husband just bought me a new GE Profile microwave about a month ago and I LOVE IT! I had one of those hand me down, 10 year old jobs from my Mom. The GE Profile has the sensor cooking feature. Its a MUST HAVE! I don't know how I lived without that! No ... read more

  • One awesome machine!

    Jan 14, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: powerful, good quality, good price
    Cons: you have to get used to having that much power

    Summary: We bought the GE 1340 Countertop microwave model to replace a very small, old, slow microwave that was purchased by my husband during his bachelor days ('nuff said!) I've always thought highly of GE appliances and our home came with a GE ... read more

  • GE Sensor-Perfect Popcorn

    Jan 6, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent Popcorn, Good Price
    Cons: None

    Summary: Buy this Microwave for no other reason than perfect popcorn! We had an extremely small non-digital dial microwave, and simply wanted a cheap microwave that would fit our larger Tupperware. Well this cheap microwave has a ton of "new-fangled" ... read more

  • GE Sensor Microwave Oven

    Dec 17, 1999 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent price for quality
    Cons: White only color available in our area

    Summary: I purchased this unit because it was smaller than other sensor type of microwaves available in our market area and did not take up an excessive amount of counter space. The auto features are extremely easy to use for single servings. Auto defrost ... read more


    Dec 12, 1999 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: User Friendly, Easy to use
    Cons: None

    Summary: We have just recently moved into a new house. We bought all new appliances including this microwave. This is the best micowave we have ever had. It is extremely user friendly and practicaly sets itself up. This microwave even has a help button if you ... read more

  • Small and Efficient Microwaving!

    Dec 11, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: takes little counter space, has preset settings, turntable glass plate
    Cons: not big enough to cook certain dishes

    Summary: Some people own those big clunky microwaves that look as though they came over on the Mayflower. They're loud and they don't cook fast enough. Well, GE has solved that problem. Their line of countertop microwaves are absolutely wonderful! ... read more

  • reliable, I just don't figure out how to set the time

    Nov 24, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: highly reliable over years, good and even heating
    Cons: controls not intuitive

    Summary: There's not a lot to be said about my microwave. It is a smaller model but large enough to heat up food for two. My GE microwave heats all food evenly and fast. I can set the temperature/ intensity, time too cook and a few things that I ... read more

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  • GE Microwave MD# JES1131GB001

    Aug 21, 2011 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Awesome, awesome product.
    Cons: NONE!!  Great product, well worth the money

    Summary: I purchased this microwave in Oct, 1999 and here it is Aug 2011 and I am just now having to get a new microwave, it is a great microwave and you do get your monies worth and then ... read more

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