Microwaves Comparison

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Whirlpool WMH2175XVS Whirlpool WMH32517AS

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 Whirlpool WMH32517AS 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 Whirlpool WMH32517AS 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.

Control

WMH2175XVS and WMH32517AS 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.

Whirlpool WMH32517AS 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

WMH2175XVS and WMH32517AS 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.

Whirlpool WMH2175XVS and Whirlpool WMH32517AS 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 Whirlpool WMH32517AS
  • +Keep Warm
  • +Child Lockout
  • +Timer On/Off
  • +Sound On/Off
  • +Auto Defrost
  • +Programmable
  • +Baked Potato
  • +Soften / Melt
  • +Filter
Show Differences
Whirlpool WMH2175XVS Whirlpool WMH32517AS
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General Features
Type
?
Over-the-Range Over-the-Range
Capacity (cu. ft.)
?
1.7 1.7
Color
?
Stainless Steel Stainless Steel
Convection
?
- -
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 Blue
Timer On/Off
+
Turntable On/Off
+ +
Number Of Speeds
2 3
Demo Mode
+ +
Keep Warm (0)
+
Sound On/Off
+
Cooking Technology
Cooking
One-Touch Cooking
+ +
Sensor Cook
+ +
Auto Defrost
- +
Programmable
+
Clock
+ +
Timer
?
+ +
Defrost (Weight/Time)
-
Warm Hold
+ +
Add 30 Sec
+ +
Popcorn
+ +
Baked Potato
+
Vegetable
+ +
Soften / Melt
+
Energy
Power Requirements (V/Hz)
110-120/60 110-120/60
Wattage (Watts)
?
1000 1000
Amperage
20 15
Other Features
Turntable
?
+ +
Filter
+
Fan Speed (CFM)
220 300
Light
+ +
Night Light
+ +
Venting Type
Non Ducted
Door opening
Pull Handle
Optional Built-In Trim Kit
- -
Optional Hanging Kit
- -
ADA Compliant
- -
Dimensions
Height (inch)
17.25 17.25
Width (inch)
?
29.94 29.94
Depth (inch)
16 16.13
Turntable Diameter (inch)
12.75 12
Shipping Weight (lbs)
72 64
Warranty
Miscellaneous
UPC
883049147963 883049254388
Base_Model
WMH2175XV WMH32517A