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Russell Hobbs Essentials 21860 review

£32.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • 4-slice
  • Blue
  • Matching kettle
Reviewed

The Russell Hobbs Essentials four-slice toaster has a plastic exterior that's very easy to keep clean - a quick wipe with a soft cloth and the job's done. But do all four slices pop up at the same time? That's the sort of thing that our tests are designed to find out, so read on to discover whether this toaster will keep everyone in the family happy.

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Technical specifications

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General

  • ColourBlue
  • Type of browning controlManual
  • Browning levels6
  • Bread slot sizes15.1 x 3 x 10.3 cm
  • Cable length64 cm
  • Matching kettleMatching kettle
  • Additional infoThis toaster has been tested to the 2013-2019 test programme. Results for toasters tested before December 2013 and after September 2019 aren’t directly comparable.
  • Manufacturers contact number0345 658 9700
  • Manufacturer URLuk.russellhobbs.com

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We have tested 263 toasters and found that there are 22 Don't Buys and 89 Best Buys.
Range of Toaster scores
  1. 17%
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  2. 64%
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  3. 87%
    Highest score
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