GE Small Microwave Countertop Review 700 Watt

“Get Inspired” is what GE appliances say to you, and the GE small microwave 700 Watt oven says the same too. The sensor cooking controls, the stainless steel body, and the single touch setting make it a must-have in your kitchen if you are looking for a cool microwave to match with your kitchen setting.

The GE 700 Watt Countertop microwave is reasonably priced, reasonably hi-tech and the perfect choice to go with both a modern kitchen and a contemporary one. That is the beauty of this model, that despite having sensor cooking controls and touch buttons instead of a dial, it also has a sleek look that will go well in any kitchen.

Convenient cooking is what this microwave boasts to offer, and once you know what kind of microwave you are looking for, this is one of the models that will end up being on your list of shortlisted selections.

What features does GE 700 Watt microwave offer?

  • LED Electronic Touch Panel
  • Ample capacity at 0.7 cubic feet
  • Electronic Digital Display
  • Rotating glass turntable for even cooking
  • 700 Watts power consumption
  • 10 heating levels to choose from
  • Time and Convenience controls
  • 39-inch power cord
  • Comes with a cookbook

This GE countertop microwave has stainless steel color appearance and door color, while the color of the case is black. This model is a mid-sized unit with 0.7 cubic feet capacity and is available Amazon Renewed as well, which means 90-day Amazon renewed guarantee and the product looks as good as new.

The GE 700 Watt countertop microwave has 10 power heating levels for different uses, such as Warm 1 level is used to soften chocolate or butter, or to keep food warm, Power 10 is used to boil liquids or cook bacon, fish or vegetables while a Low 2-3 can be used for defrosting or heating up last night’s dinner.

Ease of Use

99%

Features

98%

Durability

97%

Details of these controls and features are available in the User Manual that comes with the microwave and can be viewed online as well.

The best part about this microwave is that you can use both time and convenience features, depending upon your need at the time of usage:

Time Feature

  • Time Cook: Add the amount of time you need to cook via the number pad
  • Time Defrost: Add the amount of time to defrost using the number pad
  • Power Level: Choose the intensity of power from 1-10 based on your cooking requirements
  • Add 30 seconds: If you think another 30 seconds need to be added, this will add 30 seconds to the timer (Each time you press, 30 seconds will be added)
  • Express Cook: Pre-programmed settings to start the cooking based on power levels, you can program it to suit you as well
  • Auto Defrost: Pre-programmed defrost settings, which you can program as well so that each time you do not have to enter the time

Convenience Feature

  • Potato: Enter the serving size between 1-4 servings
  • Popcorn: Enter the serving size between 2.5 oz. or 3.0 oz.
  • Beverage: Press once, twice or thrice respectively for 4 oz., 8 oz. or 12 oz.
  • Reheat: Press 1-3 depending upon the food type and servings, details can be viewed in the user manual

Technical Information

  • Dimensions: 12.8 x 10.2 x 17.3 inches
  • Oven Capacity: 0.7 cubic feet
  • Weight: 21 pounds
  • Power: 700 Watts
  • Warranty: Limited 1-year warranty

Service and Support

The GE 700 Watt Countertop microwave oven comes with an owner’s manual that explains in detail the various features and controls the machine offers as well as some of the basic safety and maintenance guidelines.

Pros

  • You can schedule service online 24/7
  • Great customer support and after-sales service
  • 0.7 cubic feet capacity
  • 10 various power settings to choose from
  • LED Electronic Touch Control and Clock & Timer Display
  • 10.75-inch Glass turntable for even cooking
  • Numerous control features such as Child Lock, Sound On and Off, Start, Pause and many more.
  • 39-inch power cord for safety and convenience

Cons

  • While the settings and features are amazing, they can be a little bit confusing at first, especially for non-tech-oriented people.

From the wide variety of microwave ovens available in the market, I put my trust in this one because GE small microwave has been around for years offering the best of the best products. This GE 700 Watts model offers convenience, great features, controls and options and offers a look which can go well with any kind of kitchen.

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Emily will happily recount the days of her childhood, gleefully helping her mother in the kitchen making lunch for the entire family. These days, when she’s not treating her husband and kids to her newest cooking experiment, Emily writes for zayconfoods.com, sharing her first-hand experiences using kitchen appliances, enlightening both our team and our audience of the intimate knowledge she brings to the table.

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