Kenmore Countertop Microwave Oven

Kenmore Countertop Microwave Oven

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  • 8 years and counting

    May 15, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Reliability; Heats fast and all the way through; Inexpensive; Easy to use
    Cons: None I've found

    Summary: I bought my Kenmore 8 years ago, mainly because I knew Kenmore was supposed to be reliable, the price was great and it was the right size. My faith in Kenmore has once again been warranted. This has been (and continues to be) a great ... read more

  • Kenmore Countertop Microwave.. The Two Minute Bag of Popcorn

    Jul 31, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: many heat settings, turntable, cooking guide
    Cons: interlock system on door sometimes stick's and the door won't open

    Summary: I have owned my Kenmore Countertop Microwave Model 565.66400 for over five years now. My in-laws gave it to my husband and I for Christmas, and we have been happily heating up the waves ever since. Being a mom of three that used to work ... read more

  • Sears micro countertop is on top again!

    Jul 10, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: You will love this microwave! It's affordable, efficient and hot!
    Cons: The only con is the interior is short in height. Not a problem for us.

    Summary: The 61202 Sears Kenmore Countertop Microwave is a smart purchase. It's affordable at under $70, has 1000 watts of powerful cooking and has a recessed turntable. No more opening the door to rotate foods half way through cooking! It has 1.0 cu. ft. ... read more

  • Kenmore 60589 -- excellent microwave at an affordable price

    Jun 26, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Quick and thorough cooking, power and size, Kenmore reliability, price.
    Cons: Had to get used to not having the numeric keypad.

    Summary: Earlier this year, our "old" microwave (a Panasonic we'd had for less than two years) started giving us quite a bit of trouble. After fixing it once and having the same problem occur again within a month's time, we decided it was time to buy a ... read more

  • easy to use

    Dec 13, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: cheap, efficient
    Cons: low watts

    Summary: kenmore makes a decent microwave. i sold this one at the time it was out. it was a nice microwave, very sturdy. the keypad is easy to read so anyone can figure it out. kenmores are usually rated very highly and that is for a good reason. whats also nice ... read more

  • Microwave

    Nov 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: User friendly
    Cons: None

    Summary: The last microwave lasted about seven years. Went to get it fixed last summer. The price to fix wasn't good (rip off artists repair shop) and better off getting a new one. So, outside of cooking instant dinners and being careful the coffee doesn't over ... read more

  • Want a Good Microwave? Get the Kenmore 68481

    Nov 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything- There is nothing that this microwave does not do.
    Cons: I have found none.

    Summary: Updated and revised on 7/24/01. Want a Good Microwave? Get the Kenmore 68481 I bought my Sears Kenmore Countertop Microwave model #68481 around 2 years ago. This particular model was top of line for this ... read more

  • Kenmore sensor touch countertop microwave

    Nov 11, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: cooks well and nice looking
    Cons: a little small for cooking really large foods

    Summary: We decided to purchase our Kenmore Sensor Touch countertop microwave when our old one finally gave up the ghost (it was not a Kenmore). After looking at a variety of microwaves we decided on the Kenmore for a couple of reasons. One - it came in white ... read more

  • A reliable friend

    Sep 7, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: reliable
    Cons: it won't break, so I no excuse to buy a new one

    Summary: I purchased my Kenmore nearly ten years ago and it has survived two teenagers and more leftovers than I care to remember. I have an older model and it has no fancy turntable or other bells and whistles, it just keeps doing what a microwave ... read more

  • Impulsive Buyer? Sometimes it Works!

    Aug 11, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Stylish, price, size, easy to clean, informative manual
    Cons: Can't seem to get the defrost feature for meat correct.

    Summary: I seem to be an impulse buyer at times and this Sears Kenmore Countertop Microwave Oven model 66490690 was bought during one of those times. I was shopping at Sears and had just rounded a corner when it immediately caught my eye. It seemed ... read more

  • My Kenmore has been a great one.

    Aug 5, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: I love the quick on feature
    Cons: Sometimes I don't think it's big enough.

    Summary: My husband bought my Kenmore microwave almost 12 years ago at Sears, for me for Christmas. He paid about $150.00 for it. In the past 12 years it has never had to be serviced for any reason. It has been used just about everyday, and ... read more

  • Do the wave

    Jul 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: durable, nice design, easy-to-use buttons
    Cons: preset times seem a little off, but nothing major

    Summary: We picked out a new Kenmore microwave from Sears a couple of years ago after an electrical short fried our previous model. I've forgotten who made the old one, but--by the looks of it--was the microwave of choice back on Walton's ... read more

  • Nukes my leftovers

    Jun 8, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Heats food evenly
    Cons: none

    Summary: This is probably my favorite appliance in my kitchen. This type, I can fix stuff early like a meat loaf, for instance, and I can push warming button, and it will keep it warm until it's ready to eat. It has a clock of course, and ... read more

  • It won't die, I'll have it until I'm 100

    May 26, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: It won't die
    Cons: I want it to die, but I can't kill it

    Summary: If a nuclear bomb landed on my house today, I'm certain my Sears Kenmore Microwave, received as a wedding gift in 1980, will be standing alone, proud and unscathed. It's big, it takes up a lot of valuable countertop space, and I want very ... read more

  • How I had a hot time with only micro equipment.

    May 26, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Inexpensive; Good quality; Repair free after 2 years
    Cons: None, for the low end model it is.

    Summary: This is a Kenmore Microwave Oven, Model 721.68100791. Yes, that's really the model number, not the serial number. That's Sears for ya. If you want to complain about this, Sears' phone number is 7. This is a portable, table top model which retailed for ... read more

  • Lasts Forever

    May 24, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: durable, dependable, easy to set
    Cons: mine is a little large

    Summary: My husband bought me a Kenmore Microwave about fifteen years ago and I am still using the same one today. It is a little large since this is about the time they had first become available but it has yet to let me down. It came with a thermometer that ... read more

  • Twenty-One Years and Still Going Strong!

    May 21, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: extremely durable, easy to clean, touch pad
    Cons: none

    Summary: My Kenmore microwave oven was a graduation gift back in 1979, and after daily use, it is still doing everything it did then, and has never been repaired. If that isn't a testimony for the durability of Kenmore appliances, then I don't know what is! ... read more

  • AMAZING

    Apr 22, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: very easy to use
    Cons: none

    Summary: I have had a microwave in my home for twenty years and I got a Kenmore Counter Top Microwave for this past Christmas from my boyfriend because my other one was pretty beat up. I looked at it and thought it was just beautiful but I thought it might be ... read more

  • It Makes Things HOT Very Easily

    Mar 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: reasonable price ** turntable ** quick-cook buttons * sleek & shiny black design
    Cons: low to the ground (read the review to see what I mean)

    Summary: I am sorry to disappoint my loyal readers seeking my expert advice... but I know very little about what I am about to write. I am a technology nut and a computer geek but I know very little about appliances. I know, I know, nobody cares if you are ... read more

  • Great!!

    Mar 3, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Cheap
    Cons: none

    Summary: Back in the early '60's,my brother told me they were going to come out with an oven that would thaw frozen foods ,and cook them in seconds,I just laughed at him at the time,but then came the microwave,and he was the one that said,"I told you ... read more

  • Windmills ~ Not Only Of My Mind

    Mar 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: 1100 Watts; Attractive; Solidly Built; The Price
    Cons: Some Features Might Be Simply Over-kill

    Summary: Don’t Hate It Because It’s Beautiful My Kenmore® Countertop Microwave (Model 60502) stands before me as tangible proof of the power of Epinions. I do my research before making any purchase whether my money heads for residency in the ... read more

  • Best 1st Microwave for me

    Feb 28, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: "hold warm" and "quick on" Buttons
    Cons: BIG

    Summary: First of all, I want to tell you this was a Christmas gift to me about 5 years ago. I did inherit my Grandfathers' microwave when he passed on. That was my actual first microwave but I claim that this Kenmore microwave is my first since, my Grandpa's ... read more

  • A Must Have for Every Kitchen!

    Feb 11, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: efficient, quiet, heats evenly, several auto-touch features
    Cons: did have a problem in one apt. with cockroaches crawling into cabinet...yuk!!

    Summary: I received my Kenmore microwave 5 years ago as a wedding gift. I've used it at least 3 times daily since I got it. It is terrific for re-heating 1 -3 beverages, a casserole or a plate of food. There is a one touch button for just that purpose! It ... read more

  • 17 years old and still going!!!!!!

    Feb 5, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great Value for Durability
    Cons: None!!!!!!

    Summary: This microwave is 17 years old and still kickin' !!!!! That should be a testimony in itself!! My parents bought this microwave in 1983 and when I got married my mom gave it to me.It has been moved 3 or 4 times state to state as I have ... read more

  • So Small... So Efficient

    Jan 30, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: small, lightweight, easy to use
    Cons: not really big enough to cook in

    Summary: I do not cook in my microwave. I use it for heating and defrosting. I will cook eggs in it sometimes, but very seldom. Since I do not use my microwave for cooking, the smaller the better. I love this microwave. I trust Kenmore appliances. I've always had ... read more

  • A Well-made Appliance!

    Jan 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: durable, works great, cooks food fast
    Cons: none

    Summary: I received my Kenmore microwave as a wedding gift from my parents almost three years ago. I use my microwave a couple of times a day, every day. It has NEVER needed any repairs in the time I've had it. That is why I definitely consider the Kenmore ... read more

  • Great Microwave!

    Jan 25, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: great features, space saver
    Cons: heavy!,

    Summary: I own the Kenmore Countertop Microwave and it is an excellent microwave. It is a very reliable microwave and it is everything you'd expect from one. It has all the features, like popcorn, soup, beverage, and muffin buttons, which are very useful if on ... read more

  • Kenmore Is Tops!

    Jan 24, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Attractive, Easy To Use, Reliable, Durable
    Cons: NONE!

    Summary: We have had this microwave a little over one year and we are very pleased with it's performance and durability. Our Kenmore Countertop Microwave does a wonderful job heating & reheating food - cooking it thoroughly without over cooking the ... read more

  • If it's leftover it gets nuked!

    Jan 19, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: High Quality. Great parts and service.
    Cons: Heavy.

    Summary: I just don't know how I ever survived before microwave ovens hit the market. They don't call me Old Dave for nothing! ~:-}) They didn't have them for about half of my days and when they came out I was just a little bit skeptical at the time. Now it is a ... read more

  • Nuke My Food, Coffee

    Jan 14, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to Use, Cooks good Bacon,
    Cons: Takes up Counter Space, Heavy

    Summary: I have owned a Kenmore Microwave Oven for 10 years and I must say that I never really got in to cooking my food this way. Maybe I'm old fashioned but I sort of like the old pot and pan method of cooking. I like the micro for heating up water ... read more

  • best invention ever

    Dec 20, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: long-lasting
    Cons: better have lots of counter-top

    Summary: Back in the early '60's,my brother told me they were going to come out with an oven that would thaw frozen foods ,and cook them in seconds,I just laughed at him at the time,but then came the microwave,and he was the one that said,"I told you ... read more

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