Microwaves Comparison

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Whirlpool WMH1163XVD Amana AMV1150VAD

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 WMH1163XVD with 1.6 cu. ft. capacity and Amana AMV1150VAD with 1.5 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 WMH1163XVD and Amana AMV1150VAD 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

WMH1163XVD and AMV1150VAD 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 WMH1163XVD and Amana AMV1150VAD come 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

AMV1150VAD includes One-Touch Cooking feature that will definitely save your time and energy. Microwave adjusts the necessary time and power level for a particular dish in one click, ensuring excellent results each time.

Show Differences
Whirlpool WMH1163XVD Amana AMV1150VAD
General Features
Type
?
Over-the-Range Over-the-Range
Capacity (cu. ft.)
?
1.6 1.5
Color
?
Silver Silver
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
Reminder
+
Turntable On/Off
+
Number Of Speeds
2 2
Demo Mode
+
Sound On/Off
+ +
Cooking Technology
Grill
?
- -
Inverter
?
- -
Cooking
One-Touch Cooking
- +
Sensor Cook
- -
Auto Defrost
+ +
Clock
+ +
Timer
?
+ +
Defrost (Weight/Time)
+
Add 30 Sec
+
Add Minute
+
Popcorn
+ +
Pizza
+
Baked Potato
+
Vegetable
+ +
Energy
Power Requirements (V/Hz)
110-120/60 110-120/60
Wattage (Watts)
?
1000 1000
Amperage
15 15
Other Features
Turntable
?
+ +
Filter
+
Fan Speed (CFM)
220 220
Light
+ +
Night Light
+
Venting Type
Convertible 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)
15.44 15.5
Weight (lbs)
74
Shipping Weight (lbs)
72
Warranty
Warranty Terms - Labor
1 Year
Warranty Terms - Parts
1 Year
Miscellaneous
UPC
883049203331 883049216676
Base_Model
WMH1163XV AMV1150VA