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13 Reasons For
Hotpoint Has Good Reviews for Its Ovens
We calculated the average ratings for all Hotpoint ovens and specifically for Hotpoint big interior capacity ovens and found that in both cases Hotpoint had good ratings.
One person wrote in their reviews that it was a good size. Dogbert wrote in their review of the Hotpoint DHS53 on Amazon “Compared with many others it's also a good size”. One Hotpoint DHS53 reviewer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was lightweight. A few weeks ago Dogbert wrote “It has 'skimpy' lightweight wire shelves that would function better with wires of closer spacing”.
Acceptable Noise Level
One Hotpoint DHS53 reviewer concluded that it was quiet. Dogbert wrote on Amazon a few weeks ago “The oven works quietly away.” and rated the Hotpoint DHS53 80 out of 100.
One Hotpoint DHS53 reviewer concluded that the product was cheap. Dogbert said “Would recommend this to anyone looking for a nice oven without spending a fortune”. One person who bought this ovens concluded that it was good value for money. A few weeks ago Dogbert wrote “For the money this is I believe a reasonable oven.” in their Hotpoint DHS53 review and gave it a rating of 4 stars.
Good User Reviews
On average, people who bought this oven rated it as 83 out of 100.
One customer who purchased this ovens reckoned that it had good shelves. In August this year Dogbert wrote in their review of this ovens “It has 'skimpy' lightweight wire shelves that would function better with wires of closer spacing”.
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Good Product Quality
One Hotpoint DHS53 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the Hotpoint DHS53 was good quality. In August Dogbert mentioned in their review on Amazon “Old oven was a good quality, made in Germany” and gave the product a score of 4 stars.
Recent Price Drop of £50.00
The DHS53 has dropped in price by £50.00 in the last 46 days.
Large (more Than 75 L Total Capacity) Oven Size
The Hotpoint DHS53 has a Large (more than 75 l total capacity) oven size which is bigger than the Medium (45 - 75 l total capacity) oven size found on most ovens that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
A Large (more than 75 l total capacity) oven size is in fact the best oven size across all ovens of a comparable type and age to the DHS53.
Across comparable types of oven the worst oven size is Medium (45 - 75 l total capacity).
Two Separate Ovens
The Hotpoint DHS53 is a two separate oven oven.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other 2 separate ovens currently available including the Beko OTF22300X (£299.00) which is cheaper; or the Indesit FIMD 23 BK S (£248.98) which has a better Rating.
Fairly Big Primary Oven Capacity
Across all the ovens that are a comparable age to the DHS53 the primary oven capacities range from 29L to 110L, and the average primary oven capacity is 66L. At 74 liters, the Hotpoint DHS53 has a quite big primary oven capacity compared to most of the other big interior capacity ovens that were launched around the same time as the DHS53.
Quite Low Conventional Energy Consumption
The lowest conventional energy consumption of similar spec ovens that came out more than a year ago is 0.56kWh and the highest is 1.5kWh. At only 0.78 kilowatt hours, the Hotpoint DHS53 has a fairly low conventional energy consumption compared to most of the other big interior capacity ovens that were launched around the same time as the DHS53.
Comparable spec ovens that have been available for around the same time as the DHS53 have widths of between 540mm and 1,200mm, and the average width is 600mm. When compared to other ovens that are a comparable age to the DHS53 that we have assessed, the Hotpoint DHS53's width of only 590 millimeters is one of the narrowest.
There are a number of alternative 590mm wide ovens currently available that you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Hotpoint UH53 (£278.98).
5 Reasons Against
One Hotpoint DHS53 owner who reviewed this ovens reckoned that it was not a good design. Deke wrote “Good oven shame about bad design knobs which cracked after 1 year - all 3 £16 for new knob is vastly overpriced !” in their review of this ovens yet still rated the product 4 stars.
Does Not Feature Top and Bottom Heating
Like most of the other big interior capacity ovens that were launched around the same time as the DHS53, the Hotpoint DHS53 does not feature top and bottom heating.
There are a number of other ovens which also feature top and bottom heating which you might want to look at including the Zanussi ZOP37909 which is also cheaper.
Only Four Auto Programs
The Hotpoint DHS53 is a four auto program oven.
Quite High Maximum Power Consumption
Ovens that came out around the same time as the DHS53 have maximum power consumptions of between 790W and 6,800W. With a maximum power consumption of 990 Watts, the Hotpoint DHS53 has one of the higher maximum power consumptions amongst big interior capacity ovens of this age.
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Fairly High Forced Convection Energy Consumption
The Hotpoint DHS53 has one of the higher forced convection energy consumption (0.92 kilowatt hours) amongst ovens of this age. The average forced convection energy consumption of ovens that are a comparable age to the DHS53 is 0.8kWh.
1 Other reason to consider the Hotpoint DHS53
Released Over a Year Ago
This Hotpoint oven has been on the market for over a year.
Wanted a replacement for a hotpoint 6182 oven which lasted 27 years and only failed due to a plumbing leak above! We chose this, for the 10year warranty and even hoping that the old shelves etc... Read more…