Breville is one of the most popular electric kettle brands as well as being well known for its toasters, blenders and fryers.
If you are wondering how Breville electric kettles compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 1,700 electric kettles by objectively and impartially analysing over 13,000 user and expert reviews and 40+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Breville are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular electric kettles. Their electric kettles start at £16 for the Lustra which has a power of 3,000W and a water tank capacity of 1.7L and go up to £100 for the VKJ557 which has a power of 3,000W and a water tank capacity of 1.5L. The average price of a new Breville electric kettle is £43.
Breville are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular electric kettles.
Is Breville the Best Electric Kettle Brand?
So are Breville electric kettles any good? We give every electric kettle a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all electric kettles we are able to impartially rank all the electric kettle brands.
Breville is ranked the No. 2 best electric kettle brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Breville is the 2nd best electric kettle brand out there.
Let's look at how Breville electric kettles compare to the other electric kettle brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Breville Electric Kettles
There's a wide selection of Breville electric kettles available compared to other electric kettle brands, with over 40 Breville electric kettles currently on the market in the UK. Breville also have better reviews than the typical electric kettle brand, with the average rating of a Breville electric kettle being 84%.
The average review score for a Breville electric kettle is 84%.
Breville electric kettles tend to be cheaper than most other electric kettle brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Breville electric kettle is £82 (based on a person typically doing 6 boils per day), which makes them less efficient than most other electric kettle brands.
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Average Price £50
Price Distribution of All Electric Kettles
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price £43
Price Distribution of Breville Electric Kettles
What Do the Breville Electric Kettle Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Breville electric kettle to work out the average distribution of reviews for Breville and then compared this to the other electric kettle brands.
Breville has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews for its electric kettles than most other brands.
Over 89% of user reviews for Breville electric kettles are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% across all electric kettle brands.
Purchasers of Breville electric kettles frequently mentioned that the product boiled water quickly, was easy to use and has useful technical features.
How Many Industry Awards Have Breville Electric Kettles Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Breville electric kettles. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular electric kettle brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 13,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Breville electric kettles. over 210 of these reviews mention reliability of which 82% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Breville electric kettle owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
82% of reviewers think Breville electric kettles are reliable.
So, most people think that Breville electric kettles are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Breville electric kettles that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
Seems quite robust
robust is not overly heavy to lift
It has a robust trap to catch limescale
as others have described it is more plasticky than I would have expected for the price
They are so plasticky
Kettles are not as durable as they used to be so am not expecting it to last for ever
Poor Build Quality
broke when the plastic bottom fell off
Features to Look Out For On Breville Electric Kettles
At only £24 and with a Kagoo Score of 89 the Breville VKJ738 makes a great budget choice.
Features We Love:
360° rotational base
An award winning and newly released 1.7L electric kettle, great for small families. It has a water level indicator and a 360° rotational base, is cordless and supports filtering. Our review analysis indicates that it has brilliant features, it's very well designed but really noisy.
520 Reviews + 1 Award
Value for Money
6 Months Old
Owners report that Breville VKJ738 has very good expert reviews and excellent user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this electric kettle to others. Breville VKJ738 has received a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews.
The cheapest price that we could find for the VKJ738 in the UK is £24.00 and in total we found 9 prices for it.
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