Microwaves Comparison

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Whirlpool WMH2175XVS GE PVM1790SRSS

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.

Whirlpool WMH2175XVS and GE PVM1790SRSS with 1.7 cu. ft. capacity are reasonably called family-size models. This type of appliances is the most highly-demanded in the market and it can efficiently and quickly cook or defrost different dishes. Family-size microwaves series (the capacity varies from 1.4 – 1.7 cu. ft.) will definitely suit families of 3 or 4.

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).

Standard microwaves, like Whirlpool WMH2175XVS and GE PVM1790SRSS with 29.94 inches in width will definitely answer the requirements of traditional families of 3 or 4. This type of appliances is efficient, functional and capacious. It will provide you with additional cooking opportunities and besides will save your time considerably.

General Features

Convection feature in GE PVM1790SRSS will provide you with more cooking opportunities and benefits, in comparison with its traditional counterparts. Convection microwaves combine two cooking technologies in one single unit. Radio waves cook food from the inside and fan circulates heated air from the convectional heating element in the cavity, ensuring even cooking from the outside and crispy browned flavor. These appliances are ideal for baking cakes/bread, roasting and browning meat and poultry.

Control

WMH2175XVS and PVM1790SRSS 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.

Cooking

WMH2175XVS and PVM1790SRSS 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.

GE WMH2175XVS and GE PVM1790SRSS come with Sensor Cooking feature that will provide you with absolutely new style of cooking. Inbuilt sensors monitor the moisture level of food and switch the microwave off, when it is ready. So you will avoid over- or under-cooked dishes. Besides you save your time and energy, and you don`t need to watch the process as before.

Advantages of the Whirlpool WMH2175XVS Advantages of the GE PVM1790SRSS
  • +Convection
  • +Display On/Off
  • +Timer On/Off
  • +Reminder
  • +Completion Beeper
  • +Help Options
  • +Sound On/Off
  • +Auto Defrost
  • +Defrost (Weight/Time)
  • +Auto Reheat
  • +Baked Potato
  • +Beverage
Show Differences
Whirlpool WMH2175XVS GE PVM1790SRSS
General Features
Type
?
Over-the-Range Over-the-Range
Capacity (cu. ft.)
?
1.7 1.7
Color
?
Stainless Steel Stainless Steel
Convection
?
- +
Interior Color
Black
Series
Profile
Usage
?
Personal Personal
Size
?
Family-size Family-size
Built-In
+ +
Control
Control Type
?
Sensor Touch
Display
?
+ +
Power Levels
10 10
Child Lockout
- -
Display Color
Black
Display On/Off
+
Timer On/Off
+
Reminder
+
Delay Start
-
Completion Beeper
+
Turntable On/Off
+ +
Number Of Speeds
2 3
Demo Mode
+ +
Keep Warm (0)
+ +
Help Options
+
Sound On/Off
+
Cooking Technology
Grill
?
-
Inverter
?
-
Cooking
One-Touch Cooking
+ +
Sensor Cook
+ +
Auto Defrost
- +
Clock
+ +
Timer
?
+ +
Defrost (Weight/Time)
- +
Warm Hold
+ +
Auto Reheat
+
Add 30 Sec
+ +
Popcorn
+ +
Baked Potato
+
Vegetable
+ +
Beverage
+
Energy
Power Consumption Max (Watt)
1550
Power Requirements (V/Hz)
110-120/60 110-120/60
Wattage (Watts)
?
1000 1000
Amperage
20 15
Other Features
Turntable
?
+ +
Included Accessories
JX81D (Optional). JX40/JX41
Filter
-
Fan Speed (CFM)
220
Light
+ +
Night Light
+ +
Venting Type
Non Ducted Externally Vented
Door opening
Pull Handle Handle
Cavity material
Stainless Steel
Cookbook
+
Optional Built-In Trim Kit
- -
Optional Hanging Kit
- -
ADA Compliant
- -
Dimensions
Height (inch)
17.25 16.44
Width (inch)
?
29.94 29.94
Depth (inch)
16 15.38
Turntable Diameter (inch)
12.75 13.6
Weight (lbs)
75
Interior Height
9.4
Interior Width
21.56
Interior Depth
14.25
Shipping Weight (lbs)
72 85
Warranty
Warranty Terms - Labor
1 Year
Warranty Terms - Parts
1 Year
Miscellaneous
UPC
883049147963 84691226475
Base_Model
WMH2175XV PVM1790DR