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Best Electric/Induction Range Deals 2015 (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

Electric ranges have really changed over the last few years with the introduction of induction technology.

Induction is magnetic heat, which excites the molecules in the metal pan to heat the food faster and more efficiently (for more information read our Induction Buyers Guide). Induction is in fact faster than the hottest professional range and 30% more efficient for less venting.

As induction has lowered in price over the years, consumers have still purchased electric at the less expensive prices and induction instead of electric at the more premium product.

As I look at what is now popular at Yale, it matches that trend. We analyzed regular electric and induction ranges as well as slidein ranges at the bottom.

Most Popular Electric Ranges

Pricing updated for July 2015

frigidaire electric range FFEF3048LS 200h DGEF3041KF electrolux-stainless-electric-range-yale-home-show-EI30EF35JS HES5L53U EW30EF65GS-1

Frigidaire
FFEF3048LS

$659 after rebates

Frigidaire  
DGEF3041KF

$699 after rebates

Electrolux
EI30EF35JS

$1,399 after rebates

Bosch
HES5L53U
$1,079 after rebatess

Electrolux 
EW30EF65GS
$1,299 after rebatess

Frigidaire is the value leader, especially in stainless. Coincidentally, they are one of the least repaired brands in the store. They have two inexpensive, 4-burner, smoothtop ranges. I like smooth versus coils because it's easier to clean. The difference between the two is the second one (DGEF3041KF) has a Gallery handle and style plus a 5th burner or warmer. 

Bosch is built by Frigidaire, but is a better looking range with better package rebates. The HES5L53U is a Bosch-built European convection range (air blown in from the back for better cooking) and a warming drawer underneath.

Electrolux is my favorite for their incredibly easy-to-use controls with automatic settings for just about anything (like Perfect Turkey). The differences between the two Electrolux’s is that the EW30EF65GS has the second oven.

Most Popular Induction Ranges

FGIF3061NF-1 EI30IF40LS FTQ307NWGX

Frigidaire
FGIF3061NF

$1,599 after rebates

Electrolux
EI30F40LS

$1,799 after rebates

Samsung 
FTQ307NWGX

$2,699 

It’s been leaner times for induction freestanding ranges. Samsung has a decent one, but the best value is Electrolux and Frigidaire with good wattages at reasonable prices. We have wattages of every cooktop and range in our Induction Buying Guide.

Popular Slide-In Ranges

jennair slidein range JES8850CAS 200h frigidaire slidein range FPCS3085LF 200h EI30ES55JS  HIIP054U-1

Jenn-Air
JES8850CAS

$1,599

Frigidaire 
FPES3085PF

$1,999 

Electrolux
EI30ES55JS

$2,269

Bosch Benchmark
HIIP054U

$3,199

Jenn-Air is a regular slide-in with convection and a warming drawer. It is also part of our best selling package. Frigidaire is a hybrid induction with two induction burners and three regular electric burners. Electrolux is full induction with really great control panel and two ovens. Bosch Benchmark is brand new with a slick interface and overall great designs.

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Additional Resources

Download the Yale Induction Buyers Guide with features, specs and inside buying tips every induction cooktop and range from Wolf, Thermador, Frigidaire, Electrolux, Jenn-Air, Bosch and more. Well over 95,000 people have read a Yale Guide.

 

Topics: Jenn-Air, Frigidaire, Website, Electrolux, Maytag, Electric Cooking, Induction Ranges

About The Author

Steve Sheinkopf

My goal has always been simple: I want Yale to be the best retail experience anywhere. I have tried to create a compelling environment for customers and employees alike

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Pricing on this blog is for reference only and may include time sensitive rebates. We make every attempt to provide accurate pricing at time of publishing.


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