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Amana RC22S2 Cuisinart CMW-100

General Features

Microwave ovens are divided intro several types, depending on the mounting method. If you select the right type of appliance, it will provide you with convenient operation and reliable performance for a long period of time.

Amana RC22S2 and Cuisinart CMW-100 belong to the countertop line that is reasonably considered to be the most salable in the market and can be found in almost every house. The main benefits are large selection and wide price range. This type of microwaves is reliable, functional and easy-to-use, besides it doesn't require any special installation, you just put in on the worktop and plug in.

Amana RC22S2 and Cuisinart CMW-100 with 1 cu. ft. capacity are a worthy choice for couples and for those people, who don`t have much free space on the kitchen or wish to save it. These mid-size appliances (the capacity varies from 0.9 to 1.3 cu. ft.) can easily accommodate a standard dinner plate or provide you with several pre-set cooking programs.

Dimensions

Width of a microwave is one of the main criteria during the selection, especially if you are going to build the unit into the cabinetry or if you have certain space limits. According to this parameter the models are divided into compact (12.75 – 23.95 inches), standard (24 – 29.95 inches) and large (30 – 53.9 inches).

Amana RC22S2 with 19.25 inches and Cuisinart CMW-100 with 20.5 inches in width belong to compact microwaves' type and they are worthy choices for small houses, apartments or summer houses. These units offer convenient performance and stylish look, and still don't take up too much space on your worktop. Such devices are more energy efficient than their standard/large counterparts.

Control

RC22S2 and CMW-100 are equipped with displays that make cooking more convenient and clear. Time of the day, cooking time and selected programs are shown on the screen, so you get full control over the process.

Amana RC22S2 comes with child lockout system that is very convenient and useful for families with kids. It allows you to disable the control pad and so prevent accidental buttons touch.

Cooking

RC22S2 and CMW-100 include One-Touch Cooking feature that will definitely save your time and energy. Microwaves adjust the necessary time and power level for a particular dish in one click, ensuring excellent results each time.

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Amana RC22S2 Cuisinart CMW-100
From $1438 From $179
General Features
Type
?
Countertop Countertop
Capacity (cu. ft.)
?
1 1
Color
?
Stainless Steel Stainless Steel
Convection
?
- -
Interior Color
Stainless Steel Stainless steel
Series
RC
Usage
?
Commercial Personal
Size
?
Mid-size Mid-size
Built-In
- -
Control
Control Type
?
Sensor Touch Electronic
Display
?
+ +
Power Levels
11 10
Child Lockout
+ -
Display Color
Led LCD
Delay Start
-
Turntable On/Off
-
Cooking Technology
Grill
?
- -
Inverter
?
+
Cooking
One-Touch Cooking
+ +
Sensor Cook
-
Auto Defrost
-
Programmable
+ +
Clock
+ +
Timer
?
+
Defrost (Weight/Time)
+
Add 30 Sec
+
Energy
Power Consumption Max (Watt)
3200
Power Requirements (V/Hz)
220-240/50
Wattage (Watts)
?
2200 1000
Amperage
15.4
Other Features
Turntable
?
+ +
Filter
+
Light
+ +
Door opening
Push Button
Optional Built-In Trim Kit
-
Dimensions
Height (inch)
18.25 12.8
Width (inch)
?
19.25 20.5
Depth (inch)
26.25 15.25
Turntable Diameter (inch)
26.25 12
Weight (lbs)
94 33.5
Interior Height
8.5
Interior Width
13
Interior Depth
15
Shipping Weight (lbs)
101
Warranty
Warranty Terms - Labor
3 Years 3 Years
Warranty Terms - Parts
3 Years 3 Years
Miscellaneous
UPC
042159033577 086729014191