It looks like you are browsing from
Go to Close
TVs & Displays
Photography & Video
Cooking Appliances
White Goods
Household
Technology
Home Latest Articles Electric Kettles Should You Buy a Philips Electric Kettle?

Should You Buy a Philips Electric Kettle?

Matthew
Updated 25 May 2020
Share on
should you buy a Philips Electric Kettle?

Philips is well known for its TVs, irons, PC monitors and fryers.

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.

#1
United Kingdom
95%
95%
734 reviews
#2
Australia
94%
94%
3,195 reviews
#3
Germany
94%
94%
1,757 reviews
#4
United Kingdom
88%
88%
1,069 reviews
#5
Italy
88%
88%
1,365 reviews
#6
85%
85%
938 reviews
#7
82%
82%
1,148 reviews
#8
France
82%
82%
6 reviews
#9
Sage
81%
81%
33 reviews
#10
Kenwood
United Kingdom
79%
79%
11 reviews
#11
Igenix
78%
78%
568 reviews
#12
Logik
United Kingdom
78%
78%
145 reviews
#13
Beko
Turkey
78%
78%
4 reviews
#14
KitchenAid
78%
78%
84 reviews
#15
77%
77%
4 reviews
#16
Tower
75%
75%
66 reviews
#17
Linsar
United Kingdom
75%
75%
2 reviews
#18
Haden
75%
75%
0 reviews
#19
Netherlands
75%
75%
119 reviews
#20
Smeg
Italy
74%
74%
198 reviews
#21
Ariete
74%
74%
9 reviews
#22
Bugatti
71%
71%
34 reviews
#23
Braun
70%
70%
3 reviews
#24
Brentwood
70%
70%
17 reviews
#25
Cuisinart
69%
69%
4 reviews
#26
AEG
Germany
68%
68%
35 reviews
#27
Korona
67%
67%
0 reviews
#28
Melitta
Germany
67%
67%
0 reviews
#29
Drew & Cole
67%
67%
5 reviews
#30
Grundig
Germany
67%
67%
0 reviews
#31
Clatronic
67%
67%
0 reviews
#32
Unold
66%
66%
0 reviews
#33
Graef
66%
66%
0 reviews
#34
Brentwood Appliances
65%
65%
3 reviews
#35
WMF
65%
65%
1 review
#36
Sabichi
64%
64%
0 reviews
#37
Adler
64%
64%
0 reviews
#38
Cloer
64%
64%
0 reviews
#39
Siemens
Germany
64%
64%
2 reviews
#40
Essentials
United Kingdom
63%
63%
77 reviews
#41
Gastroback
63%
63%
0 reviews
#42
OBH Nordica
63%
63%
0 reviews
#43
ELDOM
63%
63%
0 reviews
#44
Signature
62%
62%
0 reviews
#45
Camry
61%
61%
0 reviews
#46
Sencor
61%
61%
3 reviews
#47
Krups
Germany
60%
60%
0 reviews
#48
Princess
60%
60%
3 reviews
#49
Xiaomi
60%
60%
6 reviews
#50
Bodum
60%
60%
30 reviews
#51
Girmi
60%
60%
0 reviews
#52
Rangemaster
United Kingdom
59%
59%
0 reviews
#53
Ravanson
59%
59%
0 reviews
#54
Appkettle
59%
59%
0 reviews
#55
Fakir
58%
58%
0 reviews
#56
Klarstein
58%
58%
0 reviews
#57
Gorenje
Slovenia
58%
58%
0 reviews
#58
iKettle
58%
58%
0 reviews
#59
Chefman
58%
58%
0 reviews
#60
John Lewis
57%
57%
0 reviews
#61
Stellar
57%
57%
0 reviews
#62
Inventum
56%
56%
0 reviews
#63
G3 Ferrari
56%
56%
0 reviews
#64
TriStar
56%
56%
0 reviews
#65
Orbegozo
56%
56%
0 reviews
#66
Bomann
56%
56%
0 reviews
#67
Emerio
56%
56%
0 reviews
#68
Sinbo
56%
56%
0 reviews
#69
Electrolux
Sweden
55%
55%
0 reviews
#70
Nesco
55%
55%
0 reviews
#71
Eta
55%
55%
0 reviews
#72
Brandt
54%
54%
0 reviews
#73
Bonavita
53%
53%
0 reviews
#74
Stelton
53%
53%
0 reviews
#75
Lloytron
53%
53%
0 reviews
#76
Chantal
53%
53%
0 reviews
#77
Streetwize
51%
51%
0 reviews

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.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
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
£0 £10 £20 £30 £40 £50 £60 £70 £80 £90 £319
Price Distribution of All Electric Kettles
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price
£45
£0 £10 £20 £30 £40 £50 £60 £70 £80 £90 £319
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 logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
1
4 stars
0
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Philips logo

User Reviews

5 stars
30
4 stars
42
3 stars
23
2 stars
9
1 star
10
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.

Compare all award winning electric kettles

Number of Awards Dualit Bosch Tefal Swan Linsar
Trusted Reviews logo
2
1
Which? logo
3
Total
2
3
1

How Reliable Are Philips Electric Kettles?

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:

RELIABLE

A well made
Amazon
It seems very well built
amazon.co.uk

NOT RELIABLE

Quite flimsy construction
amazon.co.uk
The water level gauge built into the handle is not the easiest to see or to read
Amazon

What is the Best Mid-Range Philips Electric Kettle?

Philips Viva Collection HD930521

£36.07
HandelsmarkenShop
Philips Viva Collection HD930521
Buy Now
Philips Viva Collection HD930521
1.5L
2,200W
POWER

A great mid range choice, priced at £36.07 is the Philips Viva Collection HD930521, which has a Kagoo Score of 75.

Features We Love:
Cordless
360° rotational base
Non-drip spout
Supports filtering
Automatic shut off system

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.

87
Reviews
94 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
71
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
67
Value for Money
Good
66
Age
5 Years Old
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good

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
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.

Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
Store
£36.07
Go to Store
loading image
Store
£40.59
Go to Store
loading image
Store
£54.60
Go to Store
loading image
Store
£61.46
Go to Store
- Show less prices from HandelsmarkenShop
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£38.49
Go to Store
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£38.49
Go to Store
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£46.32
Go to Store
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£50.09
Go to Store
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£58.40
Go to Store
- Show less prices from eBay
9 Prices from 2 Stores | £36.07 - £61.46
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices

What is the Best Budget Choice Philips Electric Kettle?

Philips Daily Collection HD933420

£21.08
eBay
Philips Daily Collection HD933420
Buy Now
Philips Daily Collection HD933420
1.5L
2,200W
POWER

At only £21.08 and with a Kagoo Score of 77 the Philips Daily Collection HD933420 makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
Cordless
Non-drip spout
Supports filtering
360° rotational base
Automatic shut off system

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.

87
Reviews
11 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
71
Popularity
Quite Popular
78
Value for Money
Very Good
66
Age
4 Years Old
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good

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.

Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£21.08
Standard delivery: £16.27
Go to Store
loading image
eBay Money Back GuaranteeWorldwide Shipping
£33.49
Go to Store
- Show less prices from eBay
loading image
Store
£29.82
Go to Store
loading image
We Won’t Be Beaten On PriceCollect in Store for Free
£29.99
Go to Store
4 Prices from 3 Stores | £21.08 - £33.49
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices
Share on
Compare All Philips Electric Kettles
Find the best Philips electric kettle for you by checking our complete list of over 450 electric kettles

Signup For Our Free Electric Kettle Deals Newsletter

1,000s of Deals Vouchers Price Drops Free No Spam
Sign Up
Save Password

Select Deal Types That You Are Interested In

Finish
In This Guide
Should You Buy a Philips Electric Kettle?
Is Philips the Best Electric Kettle Brand?
What Do the Philips Electric Kettle Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Philips Electric Kettles Received?
How Reliable Are Philips Electric Kettles?
What is the Best Mid-Range Philips Electric Kettle?
What is the Best Budget Choice Philips Electric Kettle?

Today's Best Electric Kettle Deals

£50 Price Drop
1.7L
3,000W
POWER
Save 20% Voucher
£56.00 £70.00
20% off all orders on site. - https://shop.beko.co.uk/PagesPublic/UserControlled/TermsAndConditions.aspx
£60 Price Drop
1.7L
2,000W
POWER
£88 Price Drop
loading image
£271
£181.82
1.7L
3,000W
POWER

×