If you are thinking about buying a Philips electric kettle then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of electric kettle brands is compiled by analysing over 12,000 user and expert reviews and 10 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,600 electric kettles.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular electric kettles and start at £21 for the HD9334 which has a power of 2,200W and a water tank capacity of 1.5L and go up to £61 for the HD9350 which has a power of 2,200W and a water tank capacity of 1.7L. The average price of a new Philips electric kettle is £45.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular electric kettles.
Is Philips the Best Electric Kettle Brand?
So are Philips 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.
Philips is ranked the No. 19 best electric kettle brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Philips is the 19th best electric kettle brand out there.
Let's look at how Philips electric kettles compare to the other electric kettle brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All electric kettle Brands
Philips Electric Kettles
Philips have better reviews than the typical electric kettle brand, with the average rating of a Philips electric kettle being 60%.
There's a smaller selection of Philips electric kettles available compared to other electric kettle brands, with only 7 Philips electric kettles currently on the market in the UK. Philips electric kettles also 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 Philips electric kettle is £58 (based on a person typically doing 6 boils per day), which makes them less efficient than most other electric kettle brands.
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price £47
Price Distribution of All Electric Kettles
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price £45
Price Distribution of Philips Electric Kettles
What Do the Philips Electric Kettle Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Philips electric kettle to work out the average distribution of reviews for Philips and then compared this to the other electric kettle brands.
Philips has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its electric kettles than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 63% of user reviews for Philips electric kettles are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 88% and 85% respectively across all Electric Kettle brands.
How Many Industry Awards Have Philips Electric Kettles Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Philips 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 12,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Philips electric kettles. 20 of these reviews mention reliability of which 87% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Philips electric kettle owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
87% of reviewers think Philips electric kettles are reliable.
So, most people think that Philips electric kettles are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Philips electric kettles that mention reliability:
A well made
It seems very well built
Quite flimsy construction
The water level gauge built into the handle is not the easiest to see or to read
What is the Best Mid-Range Philips Electric Kettle?
A good spec and classic 1.5L kettle, good for small families. It has a water level indicator and a non-drip spout, is cordless and supports filtering. Multiple reviews mentioned that this kettle isgood-looking, very well made and well designed.
Lots of Positive Reviews
Value for Money
5 Years Old
Multiple reviews mentioned that Philips Viva Collection HD930521 has good user reviews with an average user rating of 73%, based on 94 reviews.
Philips HD9305 electric kettle unboxing + test
The cheapest price that we could find for the Viva Collection HD930521 in the UK is £36.07 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.
A good spec and classic 1.5L kettle, with an affordable price. It has a water level indicator and a non-drip spout, is cordless and supports filtering. Multiple reviews mentioned that it's quiet, good-looking but expensive.
Value for Money
4 Years Old
Multiple reviews mentioned that Philips Daily Collection HD933420 has good user reviews with an average user rating of 73%, based on 11 reviews.
The cheapest price that we could find for the Daily Collection HD933420 in the UK is £21.08 and in total we found 3 prices for it.